6 Best Hostels in Colombo

6 Best Hostels in Colombo

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Are you looking for a budget-friendly way to experience the cultural and historical wonders of Sri Lanka's bustling capital city? Look no further than Colombo's top hostels! From backpacker hangouts to chic and stylish accommodations, these hostels offer the perfect combination of affordability and convenience for travelers on the go. With unique amenities such as rooftop bars and communal kitchens, you'll have plenty of opportunities to meet fellow adventurers and experience the city's energy.

Here are the best hostels in Colombo.

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Colombo

  1. C1 Colombo Fort - best for Couples, Female Solo Traveller, Older travelers (+50)
  2. Hostel At Galle Face - best for Solo Traveller
  3. Seconds Colombo - best for Couples
  4. Clock Inn Dehiwala - best for Couples, Family-Friendly Hostel
  5. Stay Lost & Found - Colombo - best for Couples, Family-Friendly Hostel, Female Solo Traveller, Groups (10+ people), Older travelers (+50), Solo Traveller
  6. Colombo Beach Hostel by Nomadic - best for Digital Nomads, Quiet Rest, Solo Traveller

How much are hostels in Colombo?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Colombo

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Average Private Room Price per Month in Colombo

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Full List of best Hostels in Colombo

On the map: Hostel Locations in Colombo

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Colombo. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

๐Ÿ† Overall Best Hostel:

C1 Colombo Fort

๐Ÿ™‹โ€โ™€๏ธ Female Solo-Traveler:

C1 Colombo Fort

๐Ÿคน Solo-Traveler:

Hostel At Galle Face

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ‘ฆ Family Hostel with Kids:

Clock Inn Dehiwala

๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€โค๏ธโ€๐Ÿ‘จ for Couples:

C1 Colombo Fort

Still not sure? Pick this!

#1 Top Hostel in Colombo: C1 Colombo Fort

This is the overall best rated hostel in C1 Colombo Fort. The overall rating is 9.1. You cannot go wrong here.

It is your safest bet in case you are not sure which hostel to pick.

The price for a dorm at C1 Colombo Fort starts from $6.38.

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#1 Best Hostel in Colombo
C1 Colombo Fort

FAQ about Colombo Hostels

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Best Hostel in Colombo is...

C1 Colombo Fort!

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