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Beautiful but AVOID mid April New Year

Weligama is a very special little village and beautiful beach area, great for surfing. One of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mandzellis
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Cape Town, South Africa
Beautiful ... Amazing view

We stayed at Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa. Beautiful hotel with Amazing view. Just a few... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2018
Wahida S
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Galle Road, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For transportation You can have see And whale watching Surfing Lots of things in Matara,Polhena beach,mirissa beach with full of safty. Price is cheaper than ever. Its only 12950/=LKR 85 USD (With AC) Call me :-94779510025

Thank Lahiru H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Weligama is a very special little village and beautiful beach area, great for surfing. One of the cleanest beaches i’ve seen. BUT be careful if booking into Weligama from mid April around 13th it is the Sri Lankan New Year and everything, shops, local restaurants...More

Thank mandzellis
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We came for a night and ended up staying a week. Was a great base to explore the local area. The kids surfed at Weligama Beach (boards available on the beach), we swam at turtle bay which we had all to our selves. Took the...More

2  Thank matthewmonkeyco
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Nice beach. If you want to learn to surf, this is the place to do it. Relax atmosphere and you can take cheap lessons !

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Oh, what it could be! My husband and 8 year old daughter had surf lessons here one afternoon. They went really well and they were both up and running. Our 5 year old rented a boogie board on the beach for less than $2 an...More

Thank StaceyErin123
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We stayed at Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa. Beautiful hotel with Amazing view. Just a few steps away is the beach. Not for swimming , but still had a lot of fun playing. Located close to other beaches. And Galle is about 1.5 hr...More

Thank Wahida S
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Small town but with friendly people. Ideal for beginners in surfing. I stayed at the Neo Bay Hotel, very simple with attentive staff who will not let you miss anything. Right across the street from the beach.

Thank Felippy M
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Surf beach for beginners and it is a nice beach. Plenty of surfing schools are found and so beginners can take their first steps in surfing while more advanced surfers can enjoy great surfing conditions. The beach was empty but the water was warm and...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed June 5, 2018

One of the best places for surfing. even in off season Perfect conditions. Even for just to spend time on beach you will not regret .

1  Thank SMTA78
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice beach with some good little restaurants and bars (great seafood) but the sea is definitely too rough for much swimming. I understand the surfing is quite good here but as a non-surfer I could only appreciate the beauty of the sea....More

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Response from Geir L | Reviewed this property |
Take contact with Elsewhere Surf Camp, the live there all year around they can sort you out! Enjoy!
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