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Kandy City Hostel

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“big lockers”(10 reviews)
“rooftop area”(6 reviews)
“manager alex”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Concierge
Rooftop Terrace
1 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbig lockersrooftop areamanager alexgreat rooftopcommunal areas aresri lankaplace to staymeet other travellersmosquito netenjoyed my staycomfortable bedstuk tuk drivermin walkspent nightsstayed one nightno hot watertrain station
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The host was more than welcoming and even lead me trough the town the next day as the hostel was a bit quite in low season. I could always see that shes after the best foe her guests all the time. Comfy beds with 1...More

Thank Tobias K
Response from HostelsLanka, Manager at Kandy City HostelResponded 13 November 2017

Thanks for the great review Tobi, and thank you for being such a wonderful guest! It was great having you here and hope to see you again next time your in Sri Lanka.

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I walked in after a long journey to find a tiny room with three bunks - so 6 beds - they all had brown mosquito nets which I assume were once white and overall the room was hardly what I’d call clean. Where my head...More

Thank Georgie R
Response from HostelsLanka, Manager at Kandy City HostelResponded 12 December 2017

Hello, Sorry to hear you did not enjoy your stay with us and that the hostel was not up to your standards. From your review I understand you switched to staying in a Hotel instead of a Hostel, and it sounds like that was better...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017

Kandy is a really good hostel in Kandy. Its 5 minute by tuk tuk from bus/train station. should be arround 300 rupee. The building is really big and looks very beautifull. The showers are good and clean, and there is hot water. The manager, Alex,...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you Kandy city hostel and thank you Alex for making the stay in Kandy amazing. I had a great time being the food boy for a few days. And thank you for showing us the city, food and the soya ice cream. The hostel...More

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Response from HostelsLanka, Manager at Kandy City HostelResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review and all the food and juices! And thank you for being such an amazing guest. We already miss you! You are always welcome, Management Kandy City Hostel

Reviewed 10 August 2017

First of all I must say I was satisfied with the room. There was enough of room to leave the backpacks, we all had a mozzy net and there were big lockers available. My room had its own bathroom, but I don't think all rooms...More

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Thank Jill V
Response from HostelsLanka, Manager at Kandy City HostelResponded 19 August 2017

Dear Jill, thank you very much for your Feedback. We always appreciate it, when people give us their opinion about the Hostel and how to improve. We will check the mop in the bathroom of the 8 dorm, to see if it needs to be...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$14 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$14 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (41)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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ElyzeeMilano
30 May 2017|
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Response from HostelsLanka | Property representative |
Hello, There are a variety of tours we can arrange for our guests here at the hostel. You are able to book options of Tuk Tuk or Car/Van transportation for these so costs can vary according to the type of vehicle and the... More
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"Stay in a dorm, pretty sure that's all there is."
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"Except for the mop to get a cleaner floor in the bathroom, I have no other tips. Thank you!"
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"The have a dorm, and few double rooms"
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"The 8 bed room dorm had a bathroom inside"
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