Hostels in Bentota, Sri Lanka

3 hostels available. Prices start from $4 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Bentota

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Chill NASA

Free Breakfast
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"…5. Smoking Allowed. 6. Reception working 24 hours." …"…Option 1: By Bentota or Aluthgama station Bandaranayaka International Air port- Katunayaka From Bandaranayaka International Air port- … More
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"…In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay. Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 . Check out from 00:00 to 12:00 . Payment upon arrival by cash. Taxes … More
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"…Payment upon arrival by cash. Taxes included. Breakfast not included. No curfew. Non-smoking throughout." …"500 Metres to the main road 700 Metres to the train station and bus station One … More

Guest Houses in Bentota

"…All rooms feature an attached bathroom offering shower facility. Palm Beach Inn & Sea Shells Cabanas offers a tour desk to assist with sightseeing and travel arrangements. Laundry, massage and … More
"…We have smoking and non-smoking rooms. Supun Villa is suitable for children and there is no age restriction, with good protection & safe. Supun Villa comes fully serviced with an experienced … More

Apartments in Bentota

"…From the hotel only 1.2 kilometers to the Bentota River, 10 minutes drive to the Galapatha temple. The guest can get from by bus, by train or by taxi to the hotel. from hotel to nearest the bus … More

Hostels in Bentota, Sri Lanka

3 hostels available. Prices start from $8 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Bentota (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Bentota.

Bentota is a coastal city in Sri Lanka that is known mainly for the high volume of activities and sights in and around it. Tourists flock here every year and stay in the many hotels and hostels. It is undeniably a tourist town, filled with things to do. From sea turtles to kite-surfing, Bentota is a magical city in Sri Lanka that has more to do than you could accomplish in a single day.

If you want to see animals on the verge of extinction being brought back to life, try out the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation project nearby. Get directions at your hostel and go here. It is by the beach in the city of Bentota and is dedicated to the protection of this endangered species. You can visit a local sea turtle nesting site, protected by guards around the clock, and watch as the turtles hatch if you visit at the right time.

The Bentota Beach is one of the most unforgettable beaches in Sri Lanka. If you manage to get a hostel near the beach, you are in luck. Watch out, though, as these fill up fast and are typically pricier than the hostels further inland. The beach has many great activities available, including hotels and spas nearby, as well as jet skiing, windsurfing, and more. If you are not a fan of the sea, you can check out the Bentota River, which empties into the sea.

For a more in-depth look into the culture of the country, check out the nearby town of Ambalangoda, which is less than thirty kilometers from Bentota. It is famous for devil dancers, local townspeople who perform ritualistic dances wearing demonic masks in attempt to ward off evil spirits that cause diseases of the mind and body. If you buy the masks in town, you can usually get a better price than at a gift shop in the capital of the country, Colombo.

Written by local enthusiast for Bentota hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Bentota hostels Jakob Lombardi

Bentota Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Bentota, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 3
Average dorm price $9
Cheapest Hostel in Bentota Chill NASA with $8
Party hostels in Bentota Chill NASA (2 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 5.9

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