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|Check-In / Check-out Times||Check-In: 14:00-20:00 / Check-Out: 11:00|
|Equipment||Included during lessons AND after lessons|
|Payment & Cancellation Policy||Standard: Reservation Deposit required | Due Balance amount to pay at Destination | Free cancellation up to 15 days before check-in | Cancellation less than 15 days before check-in or No-Show, only the reservation caution will be charged|
|Payments accepted at Destination||Cash, Bank Transfer|
|Closing dates||Open all year round!|
|How to Get There||Transfer, Bus|
|Room Type||Single, Quadruple, Shared, Double|
|Surf Levels||Beginner, Intermediate|
|Facilities||Fully equipped kitchen, Barbecue, Restaurant, Air Conditioned, Chill-out area, Kids playground, Laundry, Storage, 24 Hour Reception, Car Parking, Garden, Terrace, private beach|
|Services||Surf Lessons, Equipment rental, Surf Guiding (Surfari), Transfers, Car Rental, Bike Rental|
|Surf Breaks||Beach Break, Reef Break, Point Break|
|Extra Activities||Fishing, Wild Life Safari, Massage, Cultural tours|
|Suited for||Solo travelers, Couples, Groups, Family with children, Teenagers|
|Beach Distance||0,1 km|
|Airport Distance||344 kms (Colombo)|
|Languages Spoken||English , French|
|Total number of People||18|
|Total number of Rooms||9|
|Total number of Bathrooms||5|
|All rooms with private bathroom?||No|
The camp is based in Arugam Bay and has an array of quality surf spots for all levels. Starting from sunrise, you have perfect, glassy conditions for surfing with the wind picking up between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., ideal for kite and wind surfers. Arugam Bay also has famous surf points, which hosted various international competitions. The best season for surfing runs from March to October.
Our surf camp is surrounded by a friendly local community and abundance of wildlife such as monkeys, Peacocks, Monitor Lizards and Squirrels. It’s like having a jungle safari right in your back yard but at the same time within walking distance to the bar and restaurant!
The location is perfect also for the most ambitious surfers as we are located very close to the tip. allowing us to change surf spots according to the swell and wind conditions.
Feel free to fully utilize the amenities and facilities provided by the hotel such as their laptop rental, board rental, car rental, free parking for hotel guests, laundry services, and tour assistance. There are also ATMs nearby and currency exchange services for your convenience.
Bask in the Sri Lanka sun from your hotel terrace and enjoy the local delicacies from the restaurants around the area. You can also request for their special menu if you are feeling adventurous to try new things.
For the single room, you will have your own hammock, mosquito net, standing or ceiling fan, single and twin beds, and private terrace. Single and double rooms also have en-suite bathrooms, free toiletries, free Wi-Fi, a desk wardrobe or closet, outdoor shower, a patio, and room cleaning service.
Your experienced surf instructor will be there to guide you through two hours of surf lessons per day. Do not worry if you do not have a surfboard as you can rent all the surf equipment provided at the camp. You can also enjoy daily drives to local surf spots, the locations vary depending on the day's wave conditions. Lastly, enjoy a complimentary massage for your sore muscles after a long day of surf lessons and catching waves.
Welcome to an Arugam Bay surf camp experience! Arugam Bay surf camp is a fun filled surf camp in the heart of Arugam Bay and by joining this surf camp, you will get surf lessons, massage, and all surf equipment required to make your surf camp enjoyable. Also, you will have a chance to taste the best smoothie bowls in town. Come over and enjoy the good vibes and the fun spirit of the surf team!
The location of our surf camp is ideal especially for experienced surfers as you'll be in walking distance to 7 different surf breaks, mostly unknown. Really! Some of the surf spots are empty every single day. rock are starting to get crowded as they become more popular. But if you stay with us, you'll surf in crowd less surf spots.
So if you want to take the best of your surf holidays then just come and stay with us and take advantage of our experience and knowledge about winds, swell size, direction and period. We know the tides and where the best and least crowded waves will be, from Arugambay, The Rock, , Fishermans Reef, Coconuts, Plantations, , Town and our secret spots.
Arugam Bay point - the best for beginners
Crocodile Rock - dependent on the swell's mood
Elephant Rock - amazing location and good waves
Light house - remote and romantic with a small sand break
Main point - the best for advanced surfers with right, reef breaks, long and fast waves
Okanda - the highest waves and big swells only
Peanut Farm - a must for all levels as it offers high-quality waves
Pottuvil point - the longest one and opens late into the season
Whiskey point - great for beginners with fun waves and sunrise sessions