This is the largest and most modern Hostel in Arugam Bay. It’s built in 2016 and offers accommodation for 42 guests, in: One air conditioned Budget Double room with bunkbed, en suite bathroom. Six air conditioned 4-bed dorms, en suite bathroom with hot water shower. Four 4-bed dorms with ceiling and wall fan, two modern shared bathrooms. All beds in dorms have a locker for each guest for the security of luggage.
The property has a coffee-shop offering international standard coffee, espresso, cappuccino and iced-coffee. The Long Hostel also offers breakfast, Pizza, original Ragù alla Bolognese, Burgers or upon request eastern dishes, drinking water, cool drinks and fruit juices. Laundry service is provided at this property.
The bathrooms are all modern and cleaned daily. In the outdoor garden are 5 hammocks, three with a canopy. To supply electricity during the many power cuts in Arugam Bay the Hostel operates a large powerful generator. For your security a CCTV system with recorder is equipped around the hostel. In the Lobby is a refrigerator only for the food storage of our guests. A game collection, chess, carom, deck of cards and dice boards are available. We provide Volleyballs to play at the beach. Guests can also rent bicycles at the hostel for a moderate fee.
The beach, restaurants, surfboard hire and surf schools, scooter hire, ATM and supermarkets are all to find in short walking distance. We provide Tuk-Tuk services to all surf points around. The highlight of your stay in Sri Lanka might be a wild life Tuk-Tuk safari, which you can book by Mr. Nihar for very moderate prices. The Hostel stuff will give you more information and can help you with your booking.
The reception of the Hostel will be open daily from 7.00 am till 11.00 pm. From 11.00 pm till next morning 7.00 am is a night watchman on duty. Guest who arrive late in the night should send us a message that we can inform the night watchman.