Taste of Surfing - Elephant Road Resort in Arugam Bay , Sri Lanka

Surf camp package

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb

What is included:

3 nights accommodation, includes breakfast.
5 lessons
Transportation to and from surf spots
Each 2 hour lesson includes both theoretical instruction and practice


from $601.31

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Arugam bay is a small fishermans village in wild south east of Sri Lanka on the border with the famous Yala national park.
The main intermediate/advanced surf point, a world class reef break, is 5 minutes tuktuk away.
The other surf spots, all sand bar breaks, are a 15 drive away.
The town is a mile long with nice local & foreign restaurants, shops, cool people and at the weekend the beach turns into a big party spot.
Elephants are a regular part of our nature, as well as buffalos, monkeys, peacocks, and leopards (at the park).

The Place

The Elephant Road resort is located in the quiet part of the jungle. Facing the wild lagoon, surrounded only by nature, 10 minutes walking to the beach and the village center. Private and secure.
Our neighbors are elephant's, peacock's, monkey's, buffalo's and sea eagle's.

The resort has 4 new luxury suites, private yoga balconies and a cafe.
Each room has 2 big double beds
AC, hot water and laundry services available.
Free WIFI and private sim cards available.

-Includes good breakfast.lunch and dinner by demand.
- Surf lessons,experienced guides & equipment is on site.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bath Towels
  • Parking (free)
  • WIFI (free)
  • ATM
  • Laundry
  • Surfboard hire
  • Surfboard Storage Area
  • BBQ Facilities
  • Breakfast (included)
  • Dinner (additional)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Canoeing
  • SUP
  • Surf school
  • Yoga

Getting there

You can never get lost

When you book you will receive our confirmation email with full travel directions of how to get to us.

We provide Airport Transfers from and to colombo (cmb) and they can be booked in the booking steps.

  • Price for 1-4 people: €140
  • - Nearest Airport: colombo (cmb)
  • - Distance from Airport in kms: 350
  • - Time from Airport in a car: 6-7
  • - There is no train from the airport
  • - There is no bus from the airport

Surf Lessons Available



Beside the fact that we have one of the longest wave in the world,where else you can sit on your board and watch elephants on the beach?

Main Surf Beach: Arugam bay , Whiskey point , Peanut farm

Surf Lessons we offer:

Kids Surf Lessons

Kids from 6-12 with basic swimming knowledge, parent close by.
Includes experienced instructors, boards.
Recommended to bring your size personal lycra shirt (rash guard).
1.5 hour each , max 2 kids per instructor.

Beginner Surf Lessons

We choose the best surf spot from all the options that fit your level.
Includes experienced instructors, boards, transportation to spots.
Very recommended to bring your size personal lycra shirt (rash guard).
1.5 hour each , max 3 people per instructor .
We can plan 2 lessons per day.

Intermediate Surf Lessons

We introduce you to the best surf spots depending on the sea condition that day. You will learn the right way to paddle in and out, duck diving, getting to know the wave and avoid dangerous situation.
Some spots can be an hour drive towards the wild jungle and we can take you to these best spots.
We can plan 2 lessons per day.

Private Surf Lessons

one on one
one on two

Surf Guide

We introduce you to the best surf spots depending on the sea condition that day.
One guide per group/solo. Time flexible, some spots are an hour drive towards the wild jungle and recommended to have a guide cause of the wild elephants.
All our surf guides are born in the area and know the surf beaches inside out.


Available in a group or privately. In the resort or the nearby studios.

Surf conditions in Arugam Bay


  • A small deposit is required to secure your booking.
  • Your balance is due at check in.


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