Sri Lanka is famous for its tea plantations and its rare precious stones and gems and we have found some incredible new gems for you. From Boutique Surf & Yoga Retreats living in jungle huts to beautiful and sustainably built, air conditioned, beach front rooms, there is something new for everyone.
Here is a little bit about each of the surf camps and what they have to offer…
A boutique surf camp and yoga retreat based in Ahangama on the south coast of Sri Lanka will, help you find your flow surfing, practicing yoga, relaxing with art therapy, enjoying music and writing poetry. Their main goal is to offer an unforgettable experience, whether out on the water catching the perfect wave, delving deeper into your yoga practice or creating new friendships. Packages included can be solely surfing or yoga, or a combination of the two, which is offered in a luxurious yet affordable setting, both socially and environmentally sustainable. The perfect spot for solo travellers, couples, or groups of friends there is a variety of surf accommodation on offer.
Beach Front Private Air-Conditioned Rooms which has integrated itself in supporting local communities through various means, is the perfect short stroll to the surf that anyone dreams on their surf holidays. Employing local surf guides has meant that you will get to experience all the local surf spots away from the crowds. But this camp is not only about waves and surfing.
Having created their surf camp after the devastating 2004 tsunami, when local land was sold to foreign investors, the owners really wanted to keep this area of Weligama Bay as authentic as possible. Located in a quiet fishing village, their family culture brings the ‘real Sri Lankan experience’ to you in a genuine and humble way, supporting local communities and vulnerable people, covering medical expenses, providing rubbish collection and recycling, to helping out local schools and temples.
If you are looking for more than just a place to stay, surf and chill, and want to experience life in a traditional fishing community whilst also knowing your stay will help local people, then The Green Rooms is for you.
Sri Lanka is well known in the south west for its cool, calm, laid back atmosphere, delicious food and world class waves, so don’t miss out on these dreamy surf spots, with this location’s surf season running from November to March/April. Don’t forget to check out our other Sri Lankan surf holiday destinations for more incredible options.