Bay Vista Hotel is a family-run beachside hotel in Arugam Bay which offers accommodation, restaurant, yoga studio, surf camp, and vegetarian cafe.
Surf Camps (3)
Milan Hennadige is a professional surfer and Bay Vista Hotel's official instructor. He started surfing at the age of 8 and never stopped since. He is one of the best free surfers in Sri Lanka and was lucky enough to be trained with ISA to get his Level 1 ISA certification for instructing and life saving. He is also one of the three instructors in Sri Lanka trained to do guiding for intermediate surfers. In 2010 he placed second at the ASP WQS competition held in Arugam bay and in 2017, he again placed second at the Covelong Open Surf Competition.
Monica grew up in London; she's lived and traveled all over the world and now resides in Sri Lanka. She has been practicing yoga for over two decades and is trained as a certified Vinyasa flow Yoga Alliance instructor. She completed her 200 YTT with Louisa Sear and Byron Bay Yoga Arts. Monica brings a passionate and energetic spirit to her classes where she explores diverse yoga, breath-work, and meditative practices. She has worked with surfers and yogis of all levels and tailors her techniques to suit the group or individual as necessary, leaving students focused and revitalized by the end.
from Spain, July 2019
"Such a great experience! We were treated like family guests"
The Hotel management, host family made us feel “almost” like at home. They were always happy to help.
Yoga Classes and the Teatcher (Devrakhi) were also awesome! Incredibile experience
from Israel, August 2019
The crew was amazing. Personal treatment.