Surfing

If in doubt, paddle out

You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf

Hangtime Hostel is located opposite Sri Lanka’s best learn to surf beach. A huge stretch of beach with small peaks scattered up and down, there is always a wave to catch. We offer a great range of surfboards to hire. Take a big 9-Foot soft board for your first surf and you will be standing in no time. For the experienced surfers, we have the best quality shortboard range including JS and DHD at an affordable price. There is always an experienced surfer around Hangtime, so ask for some tips!

If you are wanting to take on the reef breaks of Sri Lanka, there are around 10 high quality waves within 10 minute scooter or Tuk Tuk ride.  Jungle Beach, Coconuts, Ram’s Right and Lazy Left are the pick of the waves in the area.

Surfboard rental 2 hours 500 Rs

Surfboard rental 1 day 1,000 Rs