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    The Surf Hotel

    Beach Road, Bentota, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$64
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          Overview
          • Excellent45%
          • Very good32%
          • Average11%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible6%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 14 October 2016

          Hotel is situated near the railroad so periodically you will hear sound of trains movement. The view from the room is very beautiful especially at sunset. I took Delux room (150) and I do not found there any problem. Bathroom was big and clean, bedroom...More

          1  Thank Jmen T
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 October 2016

          Dear Mr/Mrs.Jmen, It's so glad to know that you have had a wonderful time at The Surf, during your recent holiday. Also it is glad to hear that our Guest Relations Executive Malindu has done his best to meet your expectations. I will certainly share...More

          Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

          The location of the hotel is great but the staff are ill mannered and rude. The bathroom is awful with no place in the shower to keep your soap and towel and is flooded with water. Rooms are not cleaned ,crockery is not cleaned or...More

          Thank Sutapa70
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 October 2016

          Dear Valued guest, Your comments are well noted.please accept my apology for not meeting with your expected service standards by our staff during your stay with us. However, we will take your comments seriously and include in our training for the staff to understand as...More

          Reviewed 12 October 2016

          This hotel was clean with a nice view over the pool and beach however we found reception staff to be off hand and unhelpful. Before we left Australia we had emailed regarding a late checkout and on arrival we asked again as there had been...More

          2  Thank asiantraveller50
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 October 2016

          Dear valued guest, your valuable comments are very much appreciated. We would certainly look into your concern with regards to communication. Thank you and all the very best.

          Reviewed 12 October 2016

          The Superior rooms are just the basic ones,The bathrooms lack basic things . Only a hand shower is provided.There is no place to place the soap gel/shampoo etc in shower area. The Bfast buffet is horrible.Dosas and Idlis were dry and stale.They served complimentary hair...More

          2  Thank Prajakta D
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 24 October 2016

          Dear Mr.Prajakta, Thank you for the useful comments. We will for sure look into the concerns, highlighted which will help us to improve our services . Thank you and good luck.

          Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

          Basic rooms (although advertised as "superior"). Does not look like it has been cleaned properly for quite some time. Even the inside of the safe was dirty (room 137). A shower in the bathroom will wet the whole space including the toilet, so make sure...More

          2  Thank Letetia G
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 20 November 2016

          Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you very much for the review. The contents are well noted and will be cascaded to relevant departments. Looking forward to welcome you again at the surf hotel. Take care and good luck.

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room Service
          • 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$74 - US$237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
          • #5 Spa Hotel in Bentota
          • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
          • #6 Family Hotel in Bentota
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking 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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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Mirandat51
          How is the condition of the hotel & how about the buffet. Is it good for a company outing around 75 packs.
          17 May 2017|
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          Response from Uncle8en | Reviewed this property |
          it should be. the food is good quality.
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          coramaisie
          hi i am wanting to go to yala national park, how far is it from this hotel, am i better booking trip with thomson or the tuk tuk outside the hotel. thank you
          15 May 2017|
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          Response from Louise H | Reviewed this property |
          One of the Tuk Tuk drivers would probably be able to arrange a car and driver for you cheaper than a trip and you may get longer around the park - the driver would have to also arrange a jeep for around the park or you could... More
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          ER360
          Is it possible to get an extra bed in the room?
          18 April 2017|
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          Response from Louise H | Reviewed this property |
          Yes you can request extra beds in any of the rooms - I think you have to pay for it and I don't know how much.
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          Room Tips
          "Ocean view"
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          "Lunch - have it outside as they have limited spread"
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          "if you're doing excursions ask hotel for a breakfast travel box which will be provided free"
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          "Sea food restaurant is horrible. Better you go to the buffet restaurant."
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