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Dambulla City Hostel

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Overview
320/25 Kurunegala Road, Dambulla 21100 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Atmosphere is fantastic. Wifi is the best i got in Sri Lanka. The people who run it went above and beyond. They got us pizza and liquor for a tiny delivery charge. The owner is fun to hang out with and turned my bad mood...More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my time here a lot. The manager is cool and helpful and the atmosphere amazing! I met so many nice people and we took trips together to the cave temples and the rock in Sigiriya. The facilities are nice, wifi works great and...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This hostel is exactly what I think of for western hostels. It has multiple areas for hanging out: big dining room/table, tv lounge room (with a wii!), 2x outdoor chill areas, ping pong table, hammocks, and even a kiddy pool. The walls are actually written...More

Thank Jenayyy
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I found this place perfect for backpackers. Pasquale ( Italian guy managing the place) is super helpful and always trying to organize groups dinners or social events. It can get a bit hot in the dorm but rather than that I definitely recommend the place

Thank ghiro27
Reviewed 15 April 2018

nice hostel atmosphere, they try to stay together as a group. Nice staff and well organized plans to see the arounds. Breakfast was perhaps a little bit poor but still good. I woud definetely recommend this hostel. Cheers!

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Description
Fun, Safe, Clean, Cheap. That's the philosphy here at Dambulla City Hostel. Featuring lush green gardens, a volleyball court, and a fire pit Dambulla City Hostel provides basic and comfy accommodation with free WiFi ...More access throughout the property. It offers an above ground outdoor pool and complimentary parking on site. Simply furnished, rooms come with personal lockers and tiled flooring. Guests have access to a shared bathroom with shower facility. At Dambulla City Hostel, guests can relax at the common lounge area or in the pool, also enjoy a barbecue session on site. It has a shared kitchen equipped with a stove, fridge, electric kettle and toaster so why not get together and cook a meal for you and your friends. Washing machine and iron available at additional cost. Breakfast option available. The property is about 2.1 km from Dambulla Cave Temple. SLAF Anuradhapura Airport is approximately 54 km away. Airport transfers and tour activities can be arranged upon request. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 16 - US$ 25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
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Traveller (34)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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soozcarroll
13 November 2016|
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Response from Dambulla City H | Property representative |
There are many options for different budgets. The least expensive way is usually by local non a/c bus
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Babu n
28 July 2016|
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Response from Dambulla City H | Property representative |
Hello, As these are all different cities a few hours from each other I would suggest visiting maybe 2 in one day, but not all 3. If you would like to visit all these places I would suggest staying more than 1 day. We can... More
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"Bring some pens for the walls."
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"You get a 10% discount if you stay at any other City Hostel (Kandy/Colombo)"
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"Quiet, and includes (essential) mosquito nets."
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