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    The Surf Hotel

    Beach Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good31%
    • Average12%
    • Poor6%
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    Travellers talk about
    “deep pool” (7 reviews)
    “sri lanka” (84 reviews)
    “beach facing” (9 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
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    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    My family and myself spent two night at The Surf and I’m still thinking of how wonderful experience I had from the moment we arrived to the moment we departed. The hotel local is amazing. The food is simply amazing. and the pool area was...More

    Thank Evil_Max
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    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 great hotel location, rooms, food, swimming pool and very warm, friendly and lovely commendation of our...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017

    If you had to choose a hotel in Bentota next to the beach, The Surf would probably be a top contender with the beach just a few steps away and all rooms facing the beach. The hotel rooms have been smartly designed to ensure all...More

    Thank Mesh_2409
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    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, beach and lovely commendation of our associates. All the other contents of the...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is beautiful but service is very bad. The ac does not work in rooms . If u ask for something u need to remind 10 times and they take an hour minimum to revert . The staff is not helpful. Food is very...More

    1  Thank _ritshere
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you very much for the review. Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience and discomfort you may have experienced. We will take necessary measures to ensure that such situations will not recur in...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    I booked it through trivago and made a huge mistake of choosing this hotel. The location is really good, but the service i must tell u is below standards and i would never recommend this hotel to anyone. 1. To begin with, the rooms were...More

    1  Thank Vivek0205
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights during the last leg of our Sri Lanka holiday. The hotel is right at the beach, with all the rooms opening up to the sea. The views are brilliant. Sadly, that's the only thing that's good about the hotel. The...More

    Thank vidkish
    Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    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 beach. All the other contents of the review is noted and will...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
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$75 - US$360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
    • #6 Spa Hotel in Bentota
    • #6 Family 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 Pippin_Picken | Reviewed this property |
    Hello, there are a few restaurants close by, but I cannot recommend Thushara our Tuk Tuk diver enough. ask for him outside the hotel and he will organise trips, recommend restaurants and book them for you. He is a lovely man... More
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    "First floor room had a balcony overlooking the garden and the beach"
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    "This is Very Good Beach Resort."
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    "Sea-facing rooms are good. Do not take Room 144."
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    "pool side rooms are nice views."
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