Hostels in Colombo, Sri Lanka

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Thambili Island @ Stubbs
7.2 Good
No. 1a, Stubbs Place, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5.2 km from city centre, Colombo, Sri Lanka 
GoodBased on 108 reviews

Located amongst a variety of well-known tourist attractions, boutiques and restaurants, Thambili Island @ Stubbs is ideal for guests wanting to discover Colombo and its surroundings. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet access throughout the property.

Cityrest Fort
7.6 Good
46 Hospital Street, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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0.4 km from city centre, Colombo, Sri Lanka 
GoodBased on 540 reviews

Only two minutes from Colombo World Trade Center, CityRest Fort is located in the heart of Colombo. It provides a rooftop terrace, an outdoor pool and free wireless internet.

Tips for booking hostels in Colombo

Cheapest month:February
Most expensive month:July
Average price in Colombo:$15/night
Cheapest price found:$4/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Monday
$7 - $37
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$5 - $20
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Hostel prices in Colombo

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Facts about staying in Colombo

  • What is the cost of a hostel in Colombo?

    $15 per night is how much hostels in Colombo cost, on average. $5 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $13 per night or less is a good deal. Colombo hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with July being the most expensive month to book, and in January being the cheapest.

  • What’s the best hostel in Colombo?

    Cityrest Fort is the best Colombo hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Cityrest Fort has a rating of 7.6/10 from 540 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport?

    The closest Colombo hostel to Colombo Bandaranaike Intl Airport is Cityrest Fort, which is 27.8 km away.

  • Should I stay in a Colombo hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to Colombo on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in Colombo offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

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