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    Colombo Sea View Hostel

    2 45/1 Initium Road, Floor 3, Apartment | Dehiwala, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 31000, Sri Lanka
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good23%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    1 - 5 of 58 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I made a few friends here in this very basic hostel. It was really busy and had a lot of travellers crammed into the small little spot but for a few nights stay it is absolutely fine. Dont forget your not in the west and...More

    Thank whenyoucantravel
    Reviewed 23 May 2017

    I like it here near the beach just 1 minute walk. Most importantly I felt like home. Especially Prima she is an amazing lady and she helps around all the time, I had horrible darrhrea, she helped to bring me food and ask her doctor...More

    Thank Padi-Instructor-Nico
    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    this place is like being at home, with your mamma, who is not happy unless you are happy, and well fed. i never want to leave again. i came totally alone and was kind of nervous but then prema took me under her wing and...More

    Thank k m
    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Caught the train from inland to Colombo and stayed for the night due to my flight in two days. It was easy catching the bus from Colombo Fort train station (bus number 100), less than 40 RPS to Dehiwala, it was raining so I showed...More

    Thank Izel T
    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    If u're passing through Colombo u shouldnt miss that place. The place is pretty basic but cheap, beds are comfortable and clean, food is yummyumyy! Breakfast included! I'm very happy I found that place with a host u wont find somewhere around the island. She...More

    Thank philgoodtrip
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    #32 of 54 hotels in Colombo
     
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    83 reviews
    #41 of 54 hotels in Colombo
     
    Omega Regency
    46 reviews
    #40 of 54 hotels in Colombo
     
    Sai Sea City Hotel (P) Ltd
    86 reviews
    #48 of 54 hotels in Colombo
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Beachfront
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$ 11 - US$ 13 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Western Province >
    • Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
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    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
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    Questions & Answers
    Tia R
    3 February 2017|
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    Response from stevie650 | Reviewed this property |
    I should think that will be no problem. Prema is always there, it may be worth contacting her to let her know although it should be fine if you can't.
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    Lisa W
    9 December 2016|
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    Response from Mahesh A |
    Check in 2 pm, check out 11am. However, we always arrange early check in, late check out if available.
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    Room Tips
    "Window view is the beach"
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    "Sea view and lovely sunset!"
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    "good dorm with sea view. Its quiet and very safty and just some steps to the beach."
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    "There's only one room with attached bathroom, and that's not the sea-facing one. The other two rooms..."
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