Good Story Nirbana is a 12-room boutique Surf & Yoga Resort on Thaldoowa Island surrounded by a depth of nature, wildlife and unique river waterways.

It includes 12 Room Hotel with 3 different room types to choose, Pool Bar and a Restaurant with river views from the tropical garden which can provide you with both a set of meals and a selection of dishes from the menu, a private 25-meter Swimming Pool that allows our guests to refresh with a cocktail after sunbathing, beautiful and spacefull Yoga Shala for yoga and stretching practices, Conference Room for 24 people with TV, AC and WIFI for your productive work, studies, team building programs or coworking. Also, we have a Massage Room with a range of health programs if you want to stretch or relax your muscles after surfing, yoga or workout. Guests can also enjoy open-air physical activities like SUP river trips, Volleyball playground or Ping Pong. The Spirit of our villa will give you the time to rest, restore and feel totally blissed every night in one of our luxury rooms.

We also hold our weekly program events like BBQ, Daytime Pool Parties, Table or Playstation games tournaments, Movie Nights or Sports Events broadcasting.

Our Surf and Yoga Resort offers guests the chance to escape and relax while being ideally located less than 2 km drive from the Indian Ocean and some of the South Coast of Sri Lanka’s top swimming beaches & surf breaks and just only 25 minutes from The World Heritage site of Galle Fort.
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Good Story Nirbana can accept 24 guests in total, which is great for a big company or surf camp.

We have:
  • 3 river and 3 garden suite rooms with single or double beds
  • 2 river and 2 garden suite rooms with a bath and double bed
  • 2 shala with a balcony with single or double beds on the 2nd floor
We also can provide you a family room by joining 2 rooms together.
Feel free to contact us for details.


The restaurant's menu consists of 90% local products, and some dishes of traditional Sri Lankan cuisine are adapted for guests, that are not used to spicy food.
In the bar, we have focused on seasonal tropical fruits, and only here you can try cocktails and tinctures based on unique Ceylon teas.
Our spacious, light-filled surf-style room is designed to inspire and encourage your work. Let our chefs and bartenders prepare snacks and drinks for you between meetings, let our managers design extraordinary group activities, and sit back while our conference service team takes care of all the important details so you can stay focused and productive even during vacation time.
Surfing is our life. 
We are obsessed with it and are happy to share our knowledge and skills with anyone who decides to try this sport.
Use the opportunity to learn from certified trainers. With any level of training - in our school you can achieve great results.

We offer you a space of peace and tranquility in the heart of the jungle. With spacious first-class facilities, a huge workout room, with the necessary equipment and yoga mats, the shala is a holistic concept that takes care of all aspects of your practice.

We offer yoga and pilates classes, two of the most complete and rewarding disciplines on the physical, mental and spiritual levels.

Sign up for our various wellness classes to harmonize body and mind and connect with like-minded people and locals. Enjoy the view of the river and our garden, listening to the invigorating sounds of flora and fauna.


Twice a week we have daytime parties, with international DJs and musicians, special brunch menu and discount prices for SUP board trips. We are creating a cool mood by gathering happy, interesting, creative people in our new spacious and cozy place.
Work remotely in a tropical coworking space, eat deliciously, chill, swim, play ping-pong or volleyball, drink cocktails, dance and enjoy life.
You are always welcome in our aerial space.


Hanging out with expatriates and locals is always better and more fun than adventuring on your own! We will go to friendly places in the south of the island, with the most pleasant parties, delicious cocktails, authentic cuisine, and excellent music, which only a narrow circle of people knows about. Trust our experience, years spent on the island, impeccable taste, and love for unforgettable evenings that are hard to remember when you wake up. ;)
stand up paddleboarding
Relish colorful sunrises at the mouths of peaceful rivers, watch nature in the jungle and feel peace, tranquility, and unity with nature. Our instructors will tell you all the intricacies of managing a SUP board to stay safe while enjoying a river journey.

CrossFit training is primarily aimed at increasing the endurance of your body. A personal trainer will tell you which methods work and which mistakes you need to avoid. The training is based on constantly changing intense movements that are performed at various time intervals.

CrossFit training lasts one hour, during this time several muscle groups are turned on at once. CrossFit is a complex of gymnastic exercises, cardio load, and work with free weights.
Therapeutic and sports massages will help you relax after surfing, relieve overstrain after an intense workout and recover from injuries.

There are deep massage that are better to take a course and express programs for 1 visit. Massage is carried out by a qualified specialist by appointment.
We invite you to play volleyball outdoors with friends under a pleasant jungle vibe. If you do not like extreme sports then volleyball is what you need! Meet new people - the same lovers of an active lifestyle playing in a team in this exciting game.

You can also arrange a real volleyball tournament! Why not? Why not have some fun? There are no age restrictions, equipment is also provided. Just come and enjoy your outdoor activities!
At any time, from early morning until late at night you can warm up and play ping pong with your friends. We provide all the necessary equipment, as well as a good mood, cool drinks from the bar, delicious Mediterranean cuisine and a tropical vibe. This game only seems simple, in fact it will capture your attention and will perfectly raise your tone and mood.
Tropical evenings and pleasant company are perfectly complemented by watching movies in the fresh air. What could be better than snuggling up in a soft beanbag with cushions, ordering a glass of fine wine, grabbing some seafood appetizers, and plunging into the world of cinema?

We watch surfing movies and documentaries, Hollywood classics and Oscar-winning films, family movies, art-house and films participating in festivals. Sometimes you can get to a session of silent films or see rare animation and short films. Fans of independent cinema come here as well as those who like to watch films in the original. On rainy days - we move to a yoga shala on the second floor, so don't let the off-season weather scare you.

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new series of competitions, which we have taken into account all the requests of our guests, with weekly qualifiers, rewards for participation in the tournament, and the chance to win prizes for the best results in your favorite games.


Every Sunday we are happy to invite you for secret table games. DM us before coming to the location to proceed with the registration and have further details.
Contact us:
+94 77 766 6861