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Kandy Down Town Hostel

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Jodhpur, India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was very happy, reasonable price, big space, great wifi, laundry services, and delicious dinner at a great rate. Extra credit to both Kanthi, and Mapa for making the stay extra nice with their kindness, and helpfulness, plus that food I already mentioned

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Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found the place in a website and we were pleased by the comments from the websites. We stayed only for 1 night but everything was very welcoming, since the beginning. We were received with a cup of fresh and hot tea, showing the hospitality of the stuff. They were lovely with us even though we stayed for a short...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is well recommended. The House itself is rather big and spacious. It is located up the hills, far from all the noise of the old town. This is the place to be for those who are looking for a quiet and placid place. The stillness of the place did me some good. The manager is a friendly woman...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great stay at this hostel. The ladies who run it, Mapa and Kanthi, are so lovely and funny. They will help you with any problem even with their limited English and the breakfast is really good and cheap. Rooms were clean and bright. Living room area also open and bright with comfy sofas and a tv. But really...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed there for two nights and it was so lovely - was such a familiarly atmosphere there. Als the cooking was good she made for us. Just one shower had warm water but the rest was really good! Would come here again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

25min away from the city center (200 ruppies by tuktuk), excellent wifi, gorgeouse house so bright so clean... Even a jaccuzi in one bathroom! Getting your shoes off from the entrance, it feels like home. For that price you even have breakfast... what else can you expect! The two womans running the place are lovely. Helpful kind and present for...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have only got a simple comment for you. This is a place with great atmosphere, enormous hearts of the owners who always have time to talk to you and offer the best advise. When you're a budget traveller in Kandy, this place is a must!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hostel was very nice, spacious and clean. The common area was very good for getting to know fellow travelers. The hostel is an excellent place to just hang out and relax. I stayed for three nights and met some really great people. We used the staff's kitchen to cook a communal meal for 8 people. The staff, Mafa and...

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Province of Bergamo, Italy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kanthi and R. Mapa are two adorable women that run the hostel with love. They serve you a good free breakfast and you can also ask for a tasty dinner. You are free to use the fridge and the kitchen and that was really nice. The hostel is clean and big, with a lot of space to meet people and...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spacious dorms, clean, has a chill-out area and provide free breakfast. The people running the place are very nice and helpful. The hostel attracts lots of solo travellers, and is good if you're looking to meet people. Excellent price too.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Kandy Down Town Hostel

Address: 93 Aniwatta Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: ₹ 652 - ₹ 1,043 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I stayed in an 8 bunk room and it was very spacious with plenty of windows for ventilation an mosquito nets were provided for all the bunks.”
 of 5 bubbles juandH2412TJ, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room beside windows are good.”
 of 5 bubbles wendy19901124, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“1st room on the right more sunny. nice common terrace”
 of 5 bubbles khaliforest, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms at rear.”
 of 5 bubbles pw_baird123, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rooms downstairs have a nice balcony”
 of 5 bubbles diogoc117, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
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