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Great spot, perfect relaxing vibe

We loved this beautiful beach... at least the parts of it we managed to get to! The beach here... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Robyn S
Close to perfect

Sadly a bit dirty. There are always those who just can’t get it and pollute as they please. But it... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
BlackAzazel666
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22 Jan 2018
“Great spot, perfect relaxing vibe”
22 Jan 2018
“Close to perfect ”
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| Medaketiya, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

We loved this beautiful beach... at least the parts of it we managed to get to! The beach here seems never-ending, stretching for kilometers as far as you can see down the coast, becoming quieter and quieter the further away from downtown Tangalle it is....More

1  Thank Robyn S
maheshmahesh, Manager at Medaketiya Activity Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Hey Robyn Thank you so much for your kind review We try out best to make sure that people really learn how to surf this is achieved by our online tutorials and also our practical components. We are so stoked with the program because our...More

Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Sadly a bit dirty. There are always those who just can’t get it and pollute as they please. But it would help if there were some bins and garbage bags one would have access to. I’ve seen much worse though and the beach is very...More

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maheshmahesh, Manager at Medaketiya Activity Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear BlackAzazel Thank you so much for your kind review We try out best to make sure that people really learn how to surf this is achieved by our online tutorials and also our practical components. We are so stoked with the program because our...More

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

In the area outside Mangrove Beach Chalets there is an area of sea that was suitable for todder to paddle as rocks in shallow water cordoned an area off and there were no rough waves. The only place in Tangalle we found suitable for bathing...More

1  Thank pangella2017
maheshmahesh, Manager at Medaketiya Activity Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Pangella Thank you so much for your kind review We try out best to make sure that people really learn how to surf this is achieved by our online tutorials and also our practical components. We are so stoked with the program because our...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

A pleasant walk along the beach starting just east of the Tangalle small boat harbour. The ever efficient guardhouse man wanted payment for entry into this small but colourful harbour and when told politely to belt it, he offered 15 minutes free look which I...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful beach in Tangalle and in South coast of Sri Lanka. Great lodgings and restaurants available. Few minutes drive from Tangalle city centre. Easy access to go to town. Very reasonably priced and so beautiful throught the day. Beach is clean...More

Thank Danushka W
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice beach... good for swimming with children..very kam thear many restaurants and good pacilitid..I recommended

Thank milroy a
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

A very good beach here.There shacks here.A very good beach to spend time with your family and kids and friends.

Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

From the moment we saw the beach, we knew that we made the right choice by staying at Tangalle. It's not as crowded as Mirissa or Galle. Clear light orange sand, light bluish green water and Strong waves make it perfect for a days relaxed...More

Thank Arnab R
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Beach full of rubbish, cannot believe people actually come here on holiday, stick to rewaka and marakolliya beach.

Thank steveooo187069
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Great beach to chill on and walk on. Sea quite rough and very strong currents. Could swim in one shallow area near lagoon. Spent several hours listening to music and reading. Need a sun bed in middle of day.

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