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Goyambokka Beach (Sriyanga Sanjeewa)

Goyambokka, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
+94 77 850 5336
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This was an amazing beach. We enjoyed every bit of the time we spent here. Locals are friendly and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sam-1996-002
via mobile
Gorgeous and quiet beach

We were here in April and it was very quiet. There are a few beds an the beach that are free to use... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
Zion J
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“big waves” (22 reviews)
“palm trees” (10 reviews)
“sun loungers” (5 reviews)
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Goyambokka, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 850 5336
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"body surfing"
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"clear water"
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"high waves"
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"seafood"
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"rocky point"
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"much nicer"
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"low season"
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"the main road"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing beach. We enjoyed every bit of the time we spent here. Locals are friendly and its very safe. More than anything beach is one of the best I have ever been to.

1  Thank Sam-1996-002
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

We were here in April and it was very quiet. There are a few beds an the beach that are free to use if you have lunch and the restaurant that owns them. The beach itself is just beautiful in a little bay between two...More

Thank Zion J
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

clean beach, lovely little restaurants, good food, not too far for the many hotels and guesthouses. Easy drive with a Tuk-Tuk.

Thank joycedano1
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice and quiet beach with a few restaurants. We preferred it to the Tangalle main beach. Restaurant owners asked 1500 Rupie from us to use the sunbeds, which is insane. We didn’t support that kind of rip off and just put our stuff on...More

Thank Aotearoa S
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

After spending a few days on the crowded beach in Mirissa, we were delighted to find Goyambokka Beach. It had the right level of activity for us - a few restaurants, people around, but very tranquil. There were also lots of sun loungers free, which...More

Thank Travelleryoda
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

It's a busy place by standards of the region. But if you don't mind a bit of the crowd, then it's a great place to get a chair and enjoy the beautiful beach. Chairs seem to cost 1000 Rupees for two. Or you can eat...More

Thank Stefan H
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

This was my favourite out of several beautiful beaches along the coast between Tangalle and Galle. Mainly because it was not crowded. There are a few places to eat and the food was basic but good.The one I ate at gave you the sunbed all...More

1  Thank OwenHOz
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

We spent a few weeks travelling around Sri Lanka and this was one of our favourite beaches, It's not a massive beach but has a chilled vibe and isn't as busy as many of the other beaches we visited. The sea can have big waves...More

1  Thank Mark M
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Nice, big waves, strong current. 3 places to buy sunbeds and food. Overpriced though. Stay away from food if You can. It is pricy and in low quality - especially the first You at the beach. Not the best beach for small children - go...More

1  Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This was one of the most amazing beaches we've been at. Beautiful white sand, warm ocean, nice bars and restaurants, wonderful vegetation and interesting fauna. Probably one of the best places in the world to relax!

Thank dnpquintino
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Alison S
4 September 2017|
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Response from RadRab | Reviewed this property |
Hi! We visited Goyambokka in April with our 9 year old children and it is as beautiful as the pictures suggest. We stayed at a little guest house a stones throw away from the beach. All in all the beach and surrounding... More
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