5 Best Hostels in Hikkaduwa

5 Best Hostels in Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa, a small town on the southwestern coast of Sri Lanka, is a paradise for beach lovers and surfers. With its stunning beaches, vibrant nightlife, and laid-back atmosphere, Hikkaduwa has become a must-visit destination for travelers from all over the world. When it comes to budget-friendly accommodation, the best hostels in Hikkaduwa offer an ideal solution for backpackers, solo travelers, and anyone who wants to experience the town's unique vibe without breaking the bank.

These hostels are known for their comfortable and clean rooms, friendly staff, and fantastic locations that are within walking distance of the beach, restaurants, and other attractions. Whether you're looking for a quiet and peaceful retreat or a lively social scene, the best hostels in Hikkaduwa have got you covered.

Short and crisp: The Best Hostels in Hikkaduwa

  1. TheLakeHostel - best for Female Solo Traveller, Solo Traveller
  2. Bluefin Adventure & Deep Sea Fishing - best for Party Hostel
  3. Hummus Hostel & Restaurant - best for Digital Nomads, Party Hostel, Solo Traveller
  4. Lazy Koala - best for Digital Nomads, Solo Traveller
  5. Steffi‘s Mandala - best for Couples, Digital Nomads, Female Solo Traveller, Quiet Rest, Solo Traveller

How much are hostels in Hikkaduwa?

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 Hikkaduwa

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Average Private Room Price per Month in Hikkaduwa

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Full List of best Hostels in Hikkaduwa

On the map: Hostel Locations in Hikkaduwa

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Hikkaduwa. 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:


🙋‍♀️ Female Solo-Traveler:


🤹 Solo-Traveler:


👩‍❤️‍👨 for Couples:

Steffi‘s Mandala

🎉 Party Hostel:

Bluefin Adventure & Deep Sea Fishing

Still not sure? Pick this!

#1 Top Hostel in Hikkaduwa: TheLakeHostel

This is the overall best rated hostel in Hikkaduwa. The overall rating is 9.4. 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 TheLakeHostel starts from $5.82.

Book TheLakeHostel here

#1 Best Hostel in Hikkaduwa

FAQ about Hikkaduwa Hostels

We've collected the most common questions for hostels in Hikkaduwa. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Hikkaduwa costs $9 for a dorm. A private room in a hostel in Hikkaduwa costs $36. (based on Hostelz.com price comparison)
The only website listing all 12 Hostels in Hikkaduwa is Hostelz.com. We are a specialized hostel price comparison.
Steffi‘s Mandala is the best hostel in Hikkaduwa for couples.
TheLakeHostel and Steffi‘s Mandala are the best rated hostels in Hikkaduwa for female solo travellers.
Hostelz.com compares prices for 12 hostels in Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Hikkaduwa such as
  • 5 hotels
  • 5 guesthouses
  • 1 apartment

This makes Hostelz.com the best place to find cheap accommodation in Hikkaduwa.

Bluefin Adventure & Deep Sea Fishing is the best hostel for partying in Hikkaduwa.

It offers: Bar.

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