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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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Property Description

What is Surfing Wombats?

Surfing Wombats is a newly most chilled-out hostel located in the south coast of Sri Lanka- Midigama. We are conveniently located 2 minutes away from the beach but off from the Main Street- so You can still peacefully enjoy your beauty sleep.

Best surf breaks just minutes away- just walk or roam around with a scooter, tuk tuk or a bicycle. If You re already like Kelly Slater- we give You tips where to go and what to do. If You want to become a new star in the surfing world- we organise the surf classes and soon You will be riding these waves like Sri Lankans eat rice and curry.

Who we would like to see in our hostel?
We do not care if You re 60 or you are 10- just come with open-heart and lust for adventure.

But if I am not a surfer?
We love to do yoga, we love to play chess, we love to talk about current event and we also love to party. You can also just relax in the hammock, read a book and just chill. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.1

  • Security 8.9

  • Location 9.7

  • Staff 9.4

  • Atmosphere 10.0

  • Cleanliness 7.7

  • Facilities 7.4

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    21 Jan 2019
    Loved my stay here. It’s a very relaxed atmosphere and most people in the dorm are keen to go surfing or explore around town. The restaurant cranks our delicious Italian food, bit expensive on a backpacker budget, but delicious none the less! The beach is just a short walk. The staff is a top notch group!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    15 Nov 2019
    Nice atmosphere and the pizzas were incredible
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    10 Dec 2019
    This is a really good place to stay if you're in Sri Lanka for surfing and having a good time.
    Norway, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4


    12 Nov 2019
    Really enjoyed staying at Wombats for two nights. My girlfriend and I shared a private room and were lucky to get the one with A/C. Atmosphere at the hostel was fantastic, everyone was very chilled out and everyone running the hostel were super warm and welcoming. The pizza at the hostel is also amazing! The beach is also only a few mins walk away, so the lazy left and lazy right breaks are right on your doorstep.
    Singapore, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.1


    07 Jan 2020
    As everybody else: I booked for 2 nights, ended up staying for 9. Super chill atmosphere, easy to meet people, very close to the beach and the best pizza on the south coast. Thanks to Kroot and Romina, probably the best hostel owners there is 😎
    Norway, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    04 Oct 2019
    After 16 nights in surfing wombats I can highly recommend this hostel. Is a very familiar place to stay, and Romina and kroot the two owners are really nice! I will remember for ever the surfing sessions all together! Love you!
    Italy, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9


    27 Sep 2019
    Great place to stay
    Israel, Couple, 31-40
  • 8.0


    13 Feb 2019
    Great location, lovely staff. Can find other hostels not so far away for cheaper price including AC, breakfast and hot water so not the best value. Was here one night and saw two instances of overbooking/confusion with beds, one girl shared her bed with a stranger as they arrived late at night and hostel didn't have his reserved bed. Seems to be more focus on the restaurant but a good social atmosphere here and double beds in dorm are cool. Really clean bathroom too.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    26 Dec 2019
    It’s a surf camp, as long as you know what that means And that’s what you want, it’s a good stay. You are walking distance to two great breaks and a nice chill beach, although not much else in Midigama so be prepared to tuk around. Staff was super friendly (although a bit vague with info on surf breaks and board hire). They push the food pretty aggressively here - to be fair the pizza is excellent although everything else is just ok. Bring loads of mozzie spray!
    USA, Male, 31-40
  • 7.1

    Very Good

    10 Feb 2019
    More focused on the restaraunt than the hostel side, so the place lacks that traveller vibe / doesn't really have an atmosphere. No kitchen . Met a good bunch of people though and the triple sized beds were a nice touch.
    England, Female, 25-30
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  • Free Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Card Phones
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities