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    The Surf Hotel

    Beach Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 9 May 2017

    I would have rather given Good but there is no option here for that. The location is excellent rite in the beach. The food is not that great, its okay. Dont go to the sea food restaurant the food quality is horrible. The rooms really...More

    Thank Bibin J
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 30 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our excellent hotel location. All the other contents of the review is noted and will be cascaded...More

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Was there as part of the Ol' boys reunion. 24 of us, some meeting after more than a decade or so. We were there to just catch up and get pissed, which we did in style. That was the only agenda for the 4 nights...More

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    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location. All the other contents of the review is noted and will be cascaded...More

    Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for just two nights. Enjoyed room near the swim up pool. Room was clean and comfortable. Good wifi. Buffet breakfast has wide variety of Sri Lankan and Indian breakfast. Omelettes also, there were also cereals but I did not bother, if you're travelling...More

    1  Thank Gloria575
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location, swimming pool, clean and comfortable rooms, spa and breakfast buffet. We hope you...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    The entire hotel is beach facing and the view from the room's balcony is really splendid. Kids had a wonderful time in the beach and the swimming pool is also quite huge. The breakfast buffet was good but being vegetarians, we were not able to...More

    1  Thank Sruthi K
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location and breakfast buffet. All the other contents of the review is noted and...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    Beautiful pool, access to the beach and a lovely room & balcony all added up to a lovely stay. The welcome drink was delicious and the only one we enjoyed in Sri Lanka, the hotel was full of Chinese tourists so steer clear of the...More

    1  Thank Ade_and_Jessica
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 May 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location, breakfast buffet. We hope you had a wonderful and memorable stay with us....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Bentota
    • #6 Family Hotel in Bentota
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 95
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Bentota
    • Also Known As
    • The Surf Bentota Hotel Bentota ,
    • Lihiniya Surf Bentota ,
    • Hotel Lihiniya Surf ,
    • Lihiniya Surf Hotel
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    Paul L
    27 July 2017|
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    Response from Tina F | Reviewed this property |
    I also have a slight walking problem but had no problem at all in the hotel. There's a few really good restaurants within a short walk of the hotel. The tuk tuks are really cheap and very friendly drivers, they will take... More
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    "take the ground floor rooms the access to Beach is just hop skip and Jump."
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    "Lunch - have it outside as they have limited spread"
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