Sri Lanka, the jewel of the Indian Ocean, offers a paradise for surfers with its varied landscapes and consistent waves. Kabalana, a crown jewel on the southern coast, is renowned for its crystal-clear waters and welcoming surf community. It’s more than just a place to surf; it’s where you’ll find a family among fellow wave chasers.

Tucked away on the beautiful beaches of South Sri Lanka is the Global Surf Lodge Kabalana. A lively spot, in a little paradise that offers an escape to a world where the sand is soft, the water is crystal clear, and the Sri Lankan sunsets paint the sky.

The main surf season in the South runs from November to April, when the waters are at their clearest and the waves are consistently good for all levels of surfing. Choosing to explore the surf in Sri Lanka with Global Surf means that you will be guided by ISA certified coaches, ensuring your safety every time you enter the ocean.

And here’s why you’ll fall in love with Global Surf Lodge Kabalana..

The Food and Accommodation:

The Kabalana lodge is a beautifully designed home away from home where the team have curated the perfect balance between home comforts and the charm of Sri Lankan culture. With a variety of room options, from private suites to shared bedrooms. All equip with air conditioning and private open-air bathrooms so you can shower in the sunshine.

You will be nourished with an all-inclusive spread spiced with the flavours of Sri Lanka and beyond. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included with a number of different options to choose from and the dining experience is a shared one, to encourage connection and community which is central to this space’s ethos.

The Surfing:

The area of Kabalana itself, famous for ‘ The Rock’, a peak that offers both left and right hand breaks for intermediate to advanced surfers, while nearby spots offer gentler waves for beginners (these guys also have some secret spots up their sleeves).

Global Surf has an approach to surfing that ensures your skills improve but also that the experience moves beyond just riding the waves. The team of seasoned instructors work to empower you with a solid understanding of surf mechanics, safety and ocean awareness. As well as sessions in the water there is also the opportunity to get involved in surf theory that will support you in navigating the waves safely and with confidence. All of this knowledge is built into surf packages designed to fast-track your progress, right through from beginners finding their foundations to advances surfers wanted to refine technique and style.

The team conduct Video analysis so that you can get personal feedback, which allows you to see surfing from a new perspective and identify individual areas for improvement.

The Area:

Surfing is not the only thing that the area offers. Global Surf offer excursions to explore more of the island’s rich cultural and natural heritage. Ancient temples, tea plantations, whale watching and safaris are all on your doorstep.

If you are looking to make memorable moments with likeminded individuals then head to book now with Global Surf, Sri Lanka.