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Drifter's Hotel Restaurant & Bar

602 Galle Rd, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
13 May 2015
“Awesome”
23 Jan 2014
“Great Place”
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602 Galle Rd, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 14 May 2015 via mobile

Awesome hotel, stayed here 4 years ago but re-visited as a base for daily trips to the beach. Food is amazing and staff super friendly, they let us leave surfboards and equipment over night and throughout the day as we stayed outside of town

1  Thank alibritpuff
Reviewed 23 January 2014

We stayed at the hotel so we enjoyed a few meals here. The prices were fair and the food good. They have a lot of variety so it is a great place for groups who may be wanting different types of food. The restaurant is...More

1  Thank MeliQ
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Expensive compared to some others but clean and spacious rooms. Right on the beach, free sun beds, friendly staff, no complaints.

Thank 856Woody
Reviewed 7 April 2013

This is a clean and nice place right on the beach. The rooms are air-conditioned and the toilets are clean and tidy. The staff is very helpful. They also have a pool if the ocean is not big enough. The location is very convenient and...More

1  Thank Taniade
Reviewed 28 February 2013

I had emergency business in Hikkaduwa and was there alone for Christmas. I "drifted" into Drifters while walking down the beach looking for nice place to have lunch. The hotel I was staying at had no open restaurant. Drifters is best spot on beach for...More

Thank MichaelF8
Reviewed 29 April 2012

Great location for surfing. Step onto the beach and walk 50 meters to a great beach break. Hotel is located between two board rental shops on the beach. On hot days the pool was especially refreshing. The night life is located about 400 meters down...More

Thank joeelliott
Reviewed 3 April 2012

Have eaten here several times whilst on Holiday in Hikka, the food is great, the service is perfect, Highly recomend a visit if you're in the area.

Thank GeorgiaBurgex
Reviewed 4 February 2012

I thought this was overpriced with small rooms, small beds, one of my worst night's sleep on the trip. In Sri Lanka prices seem to rocket if there's AC and sometimes fan is nicer. Good breakfast though and a nice family, free wi-fi in restaurant...More

1  Thank LondonSunlounger
Reviewed 3 February 2011

I have to rave about this place. We stayed at the hotel and as it was hot we opted to eat there for one meal but after that meal we just had to keep coming. If you like seafood then Lalith and his family cook...More

Thank SLkiwi
Reviewed 29 November 2009

Drifters restaurant is attached to the Drifter"s hotel, I try and avoid eating at the hotel restaurant that I am staying at, however, in this case I was so impressed by the great lunch, super clean kitchen (I was invited to inspect) that I gave...More

3  Thank Cruisinbob
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  • Address: 602 Galle Rd, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle District  >  Hikkaduwa
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