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The Salty Pelican Yoga and Surf Retreat Hiriketiya Hostel

Pehebiya Rd. Hiriketiya, Hiriketiya, Matara, Matara, Sri Lanka

The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat is a place to be happy. It’s an entire experience consisting of everything we love: surf, yoga, sun, sea, salt, adventures, great people and good vibes. Read more

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar APM-96
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

Cancellation policy: 5 days before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Cancellations or changes to your booking must be made by direct phone call or by direct email.
Check in from 14:00 to 22:00 .

Security cards:
Upon check-in guests will receive a room wrist band for access to both the property and their room. Wrist bands must be handed back to reception on check-out. Failure to return the wrist band will result in a €5 charge added to your invoice at check-out.

Check out before 11:00 . - There are no refunds offered when requesting an earlier check-out date after you have already checked-in ( Injury or sickness are the responsibility of each guest which can be handled with good travel insurance )

Reception hours: 09:00-22: 00. Please call or email the reception before this time has expired to guarantee a late check-in due to delays or late flights.

Taxes included.
Additional Tourism tax:
The city tourism tax is €1 per guest per day up until 7 nights total. This amount will not be added to your invoice until you pay your remaining balance at check-in.

Breakfast not included.

No curfew.

Age restriction:
Child friendly but we do not accept customers younger than 16 years of age in Dormitories.
Bookings usually cannot be accepted from any person under the age of 16. However, under special request we may be able to accommodate children depending on the season and property capacity. Children under 16 may only sleep in the same room as the parent and can only be in private room accommodation. We reserve the right to refuse any booking, if you arrive with young children with no prior consent.

We love pets, but due to the communal atmosphere they cannot be allowed at our property.

Non smoking. Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside our building, bedrooms or dormitories. We do however provide our guests with the exclusive use of our outdoor patio, garden and balconies, where smoking is permitted, and ash trays are provided. Any guest found smoking within the building will be asked to leave the premises immediately and will not be offered a refund.

Force majeure:
We cannot accept any liability where the booking could not be fulfilled due to circumstances which we could not, even with due care, have foreseen or avoided. Such events may include, but are not limited to, war, threat of war, civil commotion or strife, hostilities, natural disaster, fire, act of god, terrorist activities, technical problems with transportation, flight cancellations, closures of airports, ports and/or ferries, quarantine, epidemics, weather conditions, government action or other events outside our control.

Personal property:
Guests may use secure lockers, however it remains the guest's responsibility to ensure that their personal belongings are secure at all times. The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat accepts no liability for the loss, theft or damage to property however sustained or caused.

Guest behavior:
The comfort, safety and security of our guests is of paramount importance to The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat. Any guest(s) who, in the opinion of our staff, compromise the comfort, safety or security of other guests or any staff - will be requested to leave the retreats premises and will only be offered a refund at our discretion. Guests are expected to respect other guests, staff and property. In the case of groups, the group leaders must ensure that all members of their group behave in an acceptable manner and follow local laws. Failure of any individual group member to do so will result in the expulsion of the whole group and loss of deposits.

Other:
The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat reserves the right to modify its rates for economic purposes, such as fluctuations in currency, inflation, or an increase in supplier costs. Any changes in rates will not affect bookings that have already been confirmed by The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat. In the event that The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat, under exceptional circumstances, is unable to provide the guest with the agreed rooms on arrival, The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat will provide a room of equal or superior quality at no extra charge. This shall be done with the permission of the guest.

The comfort, safety and security of our guests is of paramount importance to The Salty Pelican Surf & Yoga Retreat. Any guest(s) who, in the opinion of our staff, compromise the comfort, safety or security of other guests or any staff - will be requested to leave the retreats premises and will only be offered a refund at our discretion. Guests are expected to respect other guests, staff and property. In the case of groups, the group leaders must ensure that all members of their group behave in an acceptable manner and follow local laws. Failure of any individual group member to do so will result in the expulsion of the whole group and loss of deposits.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Matara?

Contact us directly

The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat is a place to be happy. It’s an entire experience consisting of everything we love: surf, yoga, sun, sea, salt, adventures, great people and good vibes. Read more

Shared Rooms

Deluxe 8 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Private Rooms

Superior Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

About The Salty Pelican Yoga and Surf Retreat Hiriketiya

Imagine a tropical beach paradise with incredible scenery and magical vibes...… A hidden bay of turquoise blue ocean lapping gently onto the soft, white sand, with tall coconut palms swaying gently in the warm sea breeze and perfect waves for beginners to advanced.... Welcome to paradise.

We are The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat. It’s a place where there's a great opportunity to connect with a collective bunch of feel-good people looking for a dose of health, inspiration, good vibes and good times. The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat is a lifestyle, a place where like minded new friends connect, eat great food, practice yoga daily and learn how to surf… We love what we do here and employ people who thoroughly enjoy their jobs.

Accommodation Information

Rooms are bright and comfy . All are equipped by basic facilities.

Location Information

The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat in Hiriketiya - Sri Lanka, is located at the perfect spot, right between Hiriketiya surfing bay and Pehebiya & Dickwella beach which are great for relaxing, taking long sunset beach walks and swimming... We are literally just steps away from all of the best beaches on the south coast of Sri Lanka. So don’t stress about being too far away from the beach, town and all the tourist sights, as everything is within walking distance from The Salty Pelican Yoga & Surf Retreat.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 5 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.