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Dambulla City Hostel

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel is exactly what I think of for western hostels. It has multiple areas for hanging out: big dining room/table, tv lounge room (with a wii!), 2x outdoor chill areas, ping pong table, hammocks, and even a kiddy pool. The walls are actually written...More

Thank Jenayyy
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I found this place perfect for backpackers. Pasquale ( Italian guy managing the place) is super helpful and always trying to organize groups dinners or social events. It can get a bit hot in the dorm but rather than that I definitely recommend the place

Thank ghiro27
Reviewed 15 April 2018

nice hostel atmosphere, they try to stay together as a group. Nice staff and well organized plans to see the arounds. Breakfast was perhaps a little bit poor but still good. I woud definetely recommend this hostel. Cheers!

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Thank Rocionarbaiza
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I had heard good things about this place from fellow backpackers and it stood true to it. It's by far the best place to stay in dambulla according to me. 5 mins walk to the bus stop- I stayed here and did day trips to...More

Thank BhanuPratapE
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

The hostel does exactly what it says it does, cheap accomodation for backpackers. Breakfast was included, it was alright, 3 pieces of bread, 1 egg, 1 banana. We stayed here for one night to visit Sigiriya and the Dambulla cave Temple. Staff were happy to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Airport Transportation
Self-Serve Laundry
Things to do
Pool
Details
Price range
US$13 - US$26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Budget Hotel in Dambulla
#10 Charming Hotel in Dambulla
#21 Quaint Hotel in Dambulla
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$13 - US$26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Budget Hotel in Dambulla
#10 Charming Hotel in Dambulla
#21 Quaint Hotel in Dambulla
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (34)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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soozcarroll
14 November 2016|
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Response from Dambulla City H | Property representative |
There are many options for different budgets. The least expensive way is usually by local non a/c bus
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Babu n
28 July 2016|
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Response from Dambulla City H | Property representative |
Hello, As these are all different cities a few hours from each other I would suggest visiting maybe 2 in one day, but not all 3. If you would like to visit all these places I would suggest staying more than 1 day. We can... More
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"8 bed doorm"
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"Bring some pens for the walls."
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"You get a 10% discount if you stay at any other City Hostel (Kandy/Colombo)"
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"Quiet, and includes (essential) mosquito nets."
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