Colombo hostels

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Backpack Lanka - Colombo - Bedroom
Backpack Lanka
7.6 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Hangover Hostels at Colombo - Colombo - Building
Hangover Hostels at Colombo
Havelock Town₪1,159+
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Olu Colombo Villa
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Island Hostels Colombo
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning
Vibe Hostels
9 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Air Conditioning
Tuk Tuk Hostels
Free Wi-Fi
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Air Conditioning
Lanka Hostels Colombo
Free Wi-Fi
Bunkyard Hostels
Cinnamon Gardens₪479+
My Little Island Hostel
Free Wi-Fi
Groove House
Free Wi-Fi

Colombo hostels near the city center

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How much is a Colombo hostel?

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2 stars and below

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 54% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 142% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Colombo

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Top tips for finding Colombo hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Colombo, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Colombo in December and February.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Colombo if you stay on a Monday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Sunday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Colombo hostel.

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