WHY House

Sri Lanka: South West Sri Lanka

Spend the days catching waves and the evenings relaxing in your private villa, this holiday has everything you can imagine for an all round amazing trip.

"Situated in Galle, on the beautiful island of Sri Lanka"

The Why House Villa is situated in Galle, on the beautiful island of Sri Lanka. With its own 3 acre, private grounds surrounding the unique property it is a destination that offers more than your average holiday experience. Whether you are in to catching an early wave on your surf board or relaxing with a massage at your “home away from home,” this location has everything you could wish for!

The property itself offers a variety of rooms able to accommodate up to 20 people with an international team based there to help you with your every need. From the master suite suitable for four to sleep in to the two cabanas for a more intimate and romantic experience. The garden villa is also perfect for families, with sleeping arrangements available for up to 9 people.

"Unawatuna beach is a surfing hot spot"

Only a short walk from the beach of Wijaya the villa is secluded but not far from local bars and restaurants where you can sip on a cold drink whilst looking out to the dazzling Indian Ocean. The beach has an relaxed vibe with a shallow lagoon and plenty of  bars and restaurants which by day offer sun loungers to chill on and by night a great place to enjoy some cocktails in one of the many alluring locations. However, if you are looking for a slightly more energetic beach experience then you can head to the untapped secret of Unawatuna beach which is a surfing hot spot without the hordes of people. With surf height varying between 2-6Ft on average then the area is perfect for beginners or those with more surfing experience looking to catch a wave.

"Visit Sri Lanka's Galle Fort, a world heritage site"

If the thought of surfing all day isn’t enough, then the villa also offers various other activities such as volleyball, badminton, elephant rides or for those looking for a more cultural experience then you can partake in Sri Lankan traditional dancing or visit the world heritage site, Galle Fort, which is just a short 15 minute drive away. What about a pampering session to ease those aching bones after a long day riding waves or wandering around the surrounding temples? The villa offers massages, manicures and pedicures to prepare you for your next action packed day or for those looking for some downtime. 

3 Reasons to visit Why House, Sri Lanka:

  1. Huge variety of activities to choose from to suit all.
  2. Secluded, beautiful accommodation a short stroll from the beach where you can sip on a cocktail whilst lapping up island life!
  3. Year round holiday destination with almost guaranteed sunshine!


  • Indian Ocean
  • Sri Lanka
  • South West Sri Lanka
  • None
  • Surf Resorts
  • Guest Houses
Suited For
  • Family
  • Couple
  • Groups
  • Girls Camp
  • Beginner
  • Longboarders
  • Body Boarders
  • Yoga Fans
  • $$$ - Luxury
Meal Plans
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board
  • Full Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • Internet Wifi
  • Yoga on request
  • Laundry Service
  • Private TV
  • DVD
  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing
  • Whale watching
  • Dolphin watching
  • Swimming Pool
Surf Package
Surf Services Offered
  • Coaching
  • Guiding
  • Equipment Rental
  • Spot Transfers
  • Airport Transfers
Ability Level
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
Surf Conditions
Wetsuit recommended
  • Boardshorts
Air Temperature
  • Tropical
  • Hot
Dominant Break Type
  • Beach break
  • Reef break
Crowd Factor
  • Medium
Explorer Level
  • Low
  • Medium
PP/Night from US$ 103