12 Cheapest Hostels in Colombo

12 Cheapest Hostels in Colombo

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Welcome to the ultimate guide on the cheapest hostels in Colombo, where affordability meets comfort and unforgettable experiences. When it comes to exploring the vibrant capital of Sri Lanka on a budget, these budget-friendly accommodations are the perfect choice for travelers seeking adventure without breaking the bank. These hostels offer a fantastic combination of affordability, quality, and convenience, making them an ideal option for backpackers, solo travelers, and groups of friends alike.

By opting for the cheapest hostels in Colombo, you can stretch your travel budget further while still enjoying excellent amenities and a warm, welcoming atmosphere. From cozy dormitory-style rooms to private en-suite options, these hostels cater to diverse preferences and budgets. Located in strategic areas of Colombo, they provide easy access to popular attractions, bustling markets, and local eateries, allowing you to immerse yourself in the city's rich culture and vibrant lifestyle.

So, whether you're a budget-savvy traveler or simply seeking a sociable and affordable stay, this guide will help you uncover the hidden gems among the cheapest hostels in Colombo. Get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey while keeping your wallet happy!

Sorted by Price: The Cheapest Hostels in Colombo

  1. Colombo Downtown Monkey Backpackers Hostel - from $3.42
  2. Backpack Lanka - from $3.90
  3. Clock Inn - from $5.25
  4. Colombo Beach Hostel by Nomadic - from $4.88
  5. Hostel At Galle Face - from $5.06
  6. Hitchhike Backpackers - from $5.25
  7. CityRest - Fort - from $4.59
  8. Clock Inn Dehiwala - from $5.17
  9. Seconds Colombo - from $4.00
  10. Drop Inn - from $4.25
  11. Galle Face Terrace Hostel By Tourlux - from $4.95
  12. Ceylon Stayz - from $5.84

Full List of Affordable 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

🤑 Cheapest Hostel:

Colombo Downtown Monkey Backpackers Hostel

🤩 Best Cheap Hostel:

Hitchhike Backpackers

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

Hitchhike Backpackers

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

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Colombo

Average Private Price Graph

When to book a hostel in Colombo?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Colombo is May. Hostels in Colombo cost $11 in May.
  • The most expensive month is September with $11.
  • Total number of hostels in Colombo: 19
  • Total number of hostels in Colombo with a +8.5 top-rating: 12
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Kollupitiya, Dehiwala, Mount Lavinia.

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