Winner of Best Hostel in Sri Lanka

Spindrift Weligama

We are a super sociable hostel located in the heart of Weligama. Nestled down a leafy green side street we have created a place with all the essentials a backpacker could need based on years of our own hostel adventures!


Spindrift Weligama’s minimalist design and comfy rooms make for a perfect place to relax during the day or after a morning surf! Choose from four dorm rooms or two stylish private rooms for your stay! Spindrift is all about creating a family vibe – we run social activities every night of the week all season long to help you connect with likeminded travellers! Come as a solo traveller leave with a Spindrift crew!!

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Explore Our Rooms

Choose from stylish Privates or one of our four comfy Dorm Rooms.

Daily Activities

We Run Social Events Every Day Of The Week – All Season Long!
Explore Sunsets, Secret Beaches, Local Restaurants & All The Best Places To Grab A Beer!

Sunset Sessions


Grab a cold beer & explore the secret sunset spots of the South Coast with us!

Beach Clean Ups

Keep Weligama clean!

Help as we join up with local surf school Freedom for a weekly beach clean!


Get grilling!

What better way to spend an afternoon than lighting up the BBQ & sharing good times with new friends!

Pub Quiz

Pub Quiz!

Join us for our legendary Pub Quiz hosted by the owners. Prizes and too many beers available!

Acoustic Music

Live Sessions!

Join us at our sweet outside bar for live music & a few cocktails under the palms!

Beach Dinners

Beach Dinners!

Dip your toes in the sand & enjoy dinner under the stars!

Group Surf

Surf Surf Surf

Join a crew for a sunset surf!

Nights Out


Join the whole Spindrift crew and head out to one of the many nightlife hotspots on the South Coast!

Rooftop Drinks

No better view!

We know all the best spots to grab a drink & watch the sunset from up high!

Social Dinners

Rice and Curry!

Theres nothing better than grabbing a crew and enjoying one of the many rice and curry joints in town!

Day Trips


Our social hosts will take you on an epic day out to beaches, towns, snorkelling with turtles & more!

Special Occasions

Spend Christmas with us!

Christmas at The Spindrift is a two day affair! BBQs, Secret Santa, Christmas surfs & much more. Book your spot early so not to disappoint!

What You Thought!

See what our guests had to say!