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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Only recommended it to everyone I met. Just go there, you wont regret it!! Best hosts Ive met. Try the spa in mirissa too. And eat dinner there every night! It's great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Even attended å wedding there..

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful premises Great location Friendly crew And the food is outlandish Ticks all the boxes for your stay in Sri Lanka! Couldn't recommend more :) I will definitely come back to stay next time I am over that way. Thanks again for the great times

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is really one of the best surf houses I've visited so far! People are friendly and the place is simply amazing!!!! Chatu and his family are great people, the garden is beautiful and the cousine is delicious 😊 btw many thanks to Chatu's mummy!!!! I'll definitely come back here in case I'll visit again Midigama and Sri Lanka! Max

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Italia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

4 weeks there for surfing: excellent position (very close to the sea and 5 surf spot but with some distance from the main road), simple but clean room, amazing food and nice familiar atmosphere. Chathu is always available to support your needs and give you help. Recommended!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

BEST PLACE in Sri Lanka! l stayed at Plantation Surf inn for 5 week and they were better than expected. Close to everything and good food. Chathura and his crew ALWAYS help out and want the best for you/your family, even if they don't get anything from it. They're also have a amazing café right next to them which is...

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A fantastic location with a brilliant atmosphere. From breakfast, lunch and dinner the food was very good and the BBQ and Curry nights are something special! The room we had was perfect for us with plenty of room for our surf boards to store at night. Chathu and the guys were all extemely helpful and organised so much for us...

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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I've been personally twice to plantation surf in and would keep coming back, the homestay is nestled in right near the beach and has an amazing surrounding, it was so good I even brought my girlfriend with me ! Amazing food and a beautiful family, will be coming back

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Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My best experience in Sri Lanka. The amazing owner helped me with every single thing I needed. this place felt like my home . The best people, the best family- the best friends. I came for one week and stayed for a month. Definitely a place to come back to.

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Saint-Hilaire-de-Riez, France
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We went in Plantation Surf Inn for two weeks in February. Very nice food and great place for chill after surf. Chathu and his family are really welcoming. Diner in the evening are great with all differents nationalties. We recommand you to go here for a couple or with your freinds. Cheers

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Chatura and his family are super kind and helpful and his mum's cooking is one of the best in town for sure..quite easy u'll see people from other b&bs just came here to eat something or just for chillin' or having a beer..and if you surf..well, i think there's nothing better than this place..it's so close to the beach and...

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Surf_Guest_House, Owner at Plantation Surf Inn, responded to this review

Hi dear diego Thank you for having a time to put your experience at our place also happy to be your accommodation provider. Because you felt very well our vibe. tasted food Almost everyday . Took our side service to visit arround here. Really looking forward to meet you and serve to both you again Have a good life Cheers...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
There are 6 best bed rooms in total . 2 rooms are downstairs separate (6 x 6 feet bed ) , 1 rooms is inside house (6 x 6 feet bed) 1 double room ( 6x4 feet bed ) 2 rooms are upstairs (one family and twin ) with one of open sky bathroom and view of sea from balcony .the rooms are basic and all the room with own attached bathroom . it is very clean and specious and work perfectly within this tranquil paradise. 2 x bigger bed in family room ( 3 or 4 person) with en suite bathrooms and 2 type of shower(no hot water although it' never cold enough here to need warm water)also has a mosquito net and overhead fan. when you book through web pages automatically book the twin room ( possible couple or 2 people ) with en suite bathroom. In case you wish to have the more space for family or crew let us know and we will handle it. Also if you are solo traveler contact with us to take discount or single room. The prices are include breakfast . it mean we offer FREE BREAKFAST with each room . it is though menu . you will be able to choose what you need on morning ( 7.00 am to 10.30 am) some of traditional cuisine need to order in advance. because it will be take few hours prepare. The house has been modernized and renovated after the tsunami as guest house in 2009 and new expansion have been added. it is in between LAZY LEFT point and PLANTATION surf points. It is an ideal place for either surfers(any level) or non surfers the PLANTATION SURF POINT is awesome footers paradise in down south Sri Lanka. Across the street there are more than four surf breaks, where some of the best waves in Sri Lanka roll in..(Ram's right ,Lazy left ,lazy right Coconut point , jungle beach, Secret point) Weligama is a BEACH BREAK - 3 km away and 5 minute by tuk tuk .this is ideal for beginners and intermediate surfers. Kabalana is a sandy POINT -- also 3 km away from here Koggala point , Talpe , Unawatuna and Mirissa , Madiha , Matara ,Dondra Talalla and more . The home provides exceptional sun set views that can be enjoyed frequently. Laying out on the quite garden , lazing in the hammock surfing the sound of birds in the garden sprawled across our lounge chair. Perfect chill out , cuisine , drinks,coffee (espresso ,cafe latte, cappuccino and More ) swimming in the beach , sun bathe under shade or surfing We are here to serve you and to make your stay a memorable and enjoyable one. also always ready to give our support and help you any time you may need it. Check-in time from 12.00 noon Check-out time from 11.00 am we offer for you : surf lessons WITH GEARS/surf boards also ding repairs scooters or speed bike for rental when you plan to see more of cost line hiring Tuk Tuk or taxi with driver OR without Adventure WATER SPORT YOGA LESSON with professional instructor and Vippassana meditation programmed fishing ( deep figshing or lifting fishing ) diving & snorkeling enthusiast. Ayurveda massage(spa) board safari in river cooking lessons for preparing rice and curry is possible. Attractions and distance snake farm (15 km) & Sinharaja rain forest (75 km ), water blow in Hummanaya(50 km) Mulkirigala ancient temple (50 km), Galle or Matara fort and museum.(20 km each) Kanneliya forest (50 km) , Excursions to local sights like the Many local temple Turtle hatchery in Habaraduwa & Weherahena temple is 30 km away . The wildlife sanctuaries of the Yala and Udawalawe National Parks is 112 km away.. Ussangoda in Ambalantota is a panoramic view of the beach and the sea is 75 km away . Holy city of Kataragama and Tissa is 128 km away . Tea plantation , Up country tours ( Kandy / Ella / Nuwara eliya / Sigiriya / Dambulla ) and MORE excursions where you are interested to visit !! Other attractions are : Wewurukannala Wihara(under ground) , Dondra temple and Light house ,Bird island and cinnmon island , hiking ,cycling around village... Round tour and day tripe whale & dolphin watching tour Gems & Jewelry factory Batik factory Internet Internet is available and it is wireless & WIFI You can use my laptop computer to access internet free of cost (if yo(URL HIDDEN)do not have equipment) our Wifi is through out and can be used in the room or lounges , in the hammock or end of the garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plantation Surf Inn

Address: 87 Miles Post | Southern Province, Midigama, Matara 80650, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Matara > Midigama
Price Range: ₹ 1,034 - ₹ 1,551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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