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    The Folly

    Main Road, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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    2017-10-01 2017-10-02
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    • Excellent85%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    If you are looking for budget beachfront accommodation in Arugam Bay, you will not find a better option than Samantha's Folly. very social with a range of different accommodation styles all comfy and clean!! We loved the follys and the superb food the kitchen made...More

    2  Thank GeriBell1976
    Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

    I really like The Folly. Best staff ever! We had a great time in Arugam Bay. If I'm back in Sri Lanka, I'm sure I will go to these bungalows again. Very comfortable, good food, nice bbq, music... Irene (the queen)

    2  Thank Irene M
    Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

    Wonderful huts on the beach with friendly staff and a nice social set up. Decent outdoor showers, good central space with tasty food. Shout out to Muba. Sad that we only got to stay 3 days and will definitely return.

    1  Thank Jonathan C
    Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

    Had a great stay at the folly. The place is beautiful and it's so amazing to be able to step out of your cabana and straight onto the beach. The staff are all so helpful and couldn't do enough for you. We stayed 5 nights,...More

    1  Thank Georgina J
    Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

    After a shorter visit in Arugam Bay I totally fell in love with "The Folly". I came back to stay there in a little cabana for 3 total weeks and it couldn't have been better - I felt like home in this place directly at...More

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    The Spice Trail
    114 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    The Danish Villa Hotel
    132 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    Arugambay Surf Resort
    124 reviews
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    Coco Bay Hotel
    183 reviews
    #2 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Pottuvil
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$31 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Eastern Province >
    • Arugam Bay >
    • Pottuvil
    • Also Known As
    • The Folly Sri Lanka/Pottuvil
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    Traveller (212)
    Room & Suite (49)
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    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (144)
    Bathroom (7)
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    Kiwi1986
    2 June 2017|
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    Response from TheFolly A | Property representative |
    Hi yes we have room. Thanks
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    Elena R
    4 May 2017|
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    Response from TheFolly A | Property representative |
    Hi Yes we have availability.ill reserve it for you. Thanks
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    Room Tips
    "A/C Room (but bit expensive)"
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    "Take the cabanas if possible ;)"
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    "Take a folly at the beach, you won't regret it"
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    "Large choice of accommodation here"
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