When backpacking Sri Lanka, Arugam Bay is the perfect spot to relax, escape and ride some waves. To ensure you get the most out of your stay, you’ll need the perfect Arugam Bay accommodation. Well, you’ve come to the right place! Below we go through the best of the best in Arugam Bay accommodation including top budget, mid-range and luxury options.
Note: For all the accommodation choices listed below, we’ve provided links to Booking.com. The reason for this is because it’s the provider that we only and always use to book, and we believe that they offer the best deals and have the widest selection. The also offer a price guarantee, which means you can’t actually find their deals cheaper elsewhere!
How to save money on Arugam Bay accommodation
1. Use our 10% off link
If you’ve never used booking.com before (why not!?) then you can take advantage of our sign up offer. You’ll get 10% off your first booking, and once you become a genius member after a couple of bookings, you’ll regularly get 10% off all hotel prices!
2. Book in advance for peak season
If you are visiting Arugam Bay during its peak season (June-September), then it’s best to book in advance is possible. Hotels at Arugam Bay can be expensive in the high season but the further you book in advance, the less the “high season” charges will affect you.
3. Stay mid-week
This is especially true for luxury hotels. If you want to save some cash, make sure you plan your stay during the weekdays as prices are usually higher for weekends. Or, if you still want part of the weekend, do a Thursday to Saturday instead!
So there you have it! This is my list of the best Arugam Bay accommodation on offer. If you’re looking for inspiration on where to go and what to see whilst in Arugam Bay, then you can check out my guide on what to do in Arugam Bay (it also includes advice on getting from Colombo to Arugam Bay).