8 Best Hostels in Galle

8 Best Hostels in Galle

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Galle, a city located in the southwestern coast of Sri Lanka, is a popular tourist destination known for its rich history, stunning beaches, and vibrant culture. The city is famous for its UNESCO World Heritage site, the Galle Fort, which is a 17th-century Dutch fort that has been well-preserved and is a major attraction for tourists. In addition to the fort, Galle also offers a range of other attractions, including beautiful beaches, museums, and cultural landmarks.

For travelers looking for affordable and comfortable accommodation options in Galle, there are several excellent hostels to choose from. The best hostels in Galle offer a range of facilities, including free Wi-Fi, shared kitchens, and common areas for guests to relax and socialize. These hostels are located in convenient locations, making it easy for travelers to explore the city and its many attractions. With their friendly staff and excellent facilities, the best hostels in Galle provide a great option for solo travelers, backpackers, and groups looking to experience the city on a budget.

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Galle

  1. Old Parkland Hostel - best for Family-Friendly Hostel
  2. Backpack Beach Hostel & Reggae Bar - best for Adventure Hostels, Beach Lovers Retreat, Party Hostel
  3. Backpacker Galle Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Beach Lovers Retreat, Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  4. Tanty's Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Beach Lovers Retreat, Digital Nomads, Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller
  5. Paradise Hostel - best for Female Solo Traveller, Solo Traveller, Youth Hostel
  6. Pearl Villa Rooms & Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Beach Lovers Retreat, Family-Friendly Hostel, Solo Traveller
  7. Sixth Sense Hostel - best for Adventure Hostels, Digital Nomads, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  8. BunkyDew - best for Party Hostel, Youth Hostel

How much are hostels in Galle?

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 Galle

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Galle

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Full List of best Hostels in Galle

On the map: Hostel Locations in Galle

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Galle. 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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🏆 Overall Best Hostel:

Old Parkland Hostel

🙋‍♀️ Female Solo-Traveler:

Paradise Hostel

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

Tanty's Hostel

👨‍👩‍👦 Family Hostel with Kids:

Old Parkland Hostel

🎉 Party Hostel:

Sixth Sense Hostel

Still not sure? Pick this!

#1 Top Hostel in Galle: Old Parkland Hostel

This is the overall best rated hostel in Old Parkland Hostel. The overall rating is 9.6. 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 Old Parkland Hostel starts from $5.50.

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#1 Best Hostel in Galle
Old Parkland Hostel

FAQ about Galle Hostels

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Best Hostel in Galle is...

Old Parkland Hostel!

Old Parkland Hostel, Galle

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