Boutique Hotel

Surfing in Sri Lanka

The southern tip of Sri Lanka, where Talalla is located, offers a wide range of surf spots suitable to beginners and more advanced surfers alike.

We will find you a surf spot that suits your individual level. Wave checks along the southern tip of the coast are performed twice a day (usually early mornings and afternoons).

Surf's up at Talalla.. we invite you to join us in paradise, for the ultimate surf retreat experience.

Surfing retreats at Talalla:

Why not enjoy one of our surfing packages at Talalla Retreat? With our fully qualified surf instructors, we offer you an all inclusive package with return transfers, accommodation, meals and surfing.

EXPLORE.. Sri Lanka's spectacular southern tip

A tropical surf destination rich with culture and history, bejewelled with exquisite palm-fringed beaches, turquoise waters, lush tea plantations and warm local smiles.. Sri Lanka's unique natural beauty invites exploration and discovery.

Talalla's resident surf instructors will acquaint you with the southern coastline of this exotic island nation - a premier surfing region boasting limitless secluded surf spots and first class waves.

SURF.. a smorgasbord of world-class breaks

Sri Lanka is considered one of the most reliable surf destinations on the planet thanks to consistent Indian Ocean swells.

Talalla is the perfect base to explore an abundance of breaks dotted along the southern coastline. From mellow waves for beginners to monster reef breaks for the seasoned surfer, our daily surf adventures, lead by our instructors, will acquaint you with any amount of peeling lefts and rights and secluded point and reef breaks.

RELAX.. in elegant simplicity, Talalla style

Talalla's tranquil retreat setting, and your home during your surfing stay, is geared towards utter relaxation. Welcome the day with some sunrise yoga, take a stroll along the beachfront, revive with a plunge into the sparkling pool, indulge in a soothing spa treatment, or simply surrender to the serenade of birdsong.

Reside in elegant villa accommodation just metres from Talalla Beach, acquaint with a rustic barefoot lifestyle, and savour the flavour of Sri Lanka, with nourishing pre surf breakfasts, a la carte lunches and evening specialities featuring the freshest seafood sourced daily from local fishermen, prepared by Talalla's own gourmet chefs.

For surf package information, please contact the relevant surf school depending on your planned travel dates -

May through September - contact Garrett or visit

October through April - contact Jack or visit

For general enquiries or short stays please contact us or visit our reservations page

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