About Arugam Bay:
Arugam Bay is located on the east coast of Sri Lanka near the Pottuvil town in 330 km from the capital Colombo. Until the 70's Arugam Bay was an usual but very beautiful fishing village, but after first surfers and tourists visited it, it began to develop rapidly and has become the main tourist center on the east coast of Sri Lanka and offer tourists from all around the world an amazing ability to surf, beautiful beach and wild untouched nature around.
Mambo’s Arugam Bay hotel is located in the most beautiful and scenic part of Arugam Bay, right on the beach and surrounded by palms and trees on all sides. Rooms are located in the shade of garden with a beautiful ocean view. Restaurant, bar, chill-out zones, park of the hammocks and free sun beds on the beach are situated in the front part of hotel. Mambos hotel is also the best and only place where you can watch colorful Arugam Bay’s sunsets.
The hotel offers rooms in three different categories:
• Beach Guest House
Amenities: bedroom, bathroom, ceiling fan, bed with mosquito net, wardrobe, table, mirror, terrace with table and chairs. Guest House can be for single, double or triple. The price includes breakfast.
• Beach bungalow - ocean view room
Amenities: bedroom, bathroom, air condition, ceiling fan, bed with mosquito net, wardrobe, table, mirror, terrace with table and chairs. Bungalows can be for single, double or triple and bigger bungalows can accommodate up to four people. The price includes breakfast.
• Luxury Beach bungalow - ocean view room
Amenities: entrance hall, bedroom, king size canopy styled bed with mosquito net, bathroom, air condition, ceiling fan, TV, refrigerator, music system, wardrobe, dressing table, terrace with table and chairs. Luxury bungalows can be for single or double. The price includes breakfast.
The hotel consists of:
Restaurant and bar
The restaurant serves European and Sri Lankan cuisine. The bar offers a wide selection of fresh juices, soft drinks, cocktails and spirits. BBQ once a week. Nespresso cappuccino, espresso and latte can also be enjoyed in the bar. Shisha (hookah) pipes with wide range of flavors are also available.
Surf Shop and Surf School “A Frame”
There are surf equipment and outfit, beachwear, shoes, body boards, beach games and more.
In “A Frame” surf school you can rent a surfboard, body board and take surf lessons or to book a surf trip to the other surf break on adjacent beaches.
For more information about the possibilities of surfing in Arugam Bay on the page "Surf Shop and Surf School A Frame».
Entertainment and activities
Hotel facilities include: hookah (shisha) bar, billiards, table tennis, TV, surfboard rental, rent kayaks, board and beach games, the park of the hammocks, professional telescope and more. There is famous Saturday night beach party in Mambo's Arugambay hotel every week.
Other facilities include: the organization of transfers and tours to Sri Lanka.
Address: Main Point Road, Ulla, Pottuvil, Sri Lanka
How to reach us:
- Book a taxi through the hotel or through other taxi companies,
- By train from Colombo to the Ella town, then by taxi to Arugam Bay,
- By bus to Monuragala town,
- By air taxi to the Ampara town, then 1.5 hours by taxi to Arugam Bay,
- By helicopter from Colombo to Arugam Bay.
The hotel accepts only cash in local and foreign currencies (USD, EUR).