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Colombo Lavinia Beach Hostel

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Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Our (two girls) stay at Colombo Lavina Beach Hostel for two days (14-15) Aug 2016 was very pleasant and welcoming. Owner lady was very helpful and jovial. They have a very beautiful property walking distance from the beach. Room was very good with a big window for fresh air. We would recommend everyone to stay here.

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Really cosy place near the beach. Runned by a lovely lady and her family. The best thing is the backyard swimming pool. No aircon in the dorm I stayed in, so it got extremely hot during the night. My warmest night in Sri Lanka.

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We had stayed at three other hostels, before finding Lavinia Beach Hostel, from the advice from our wonderful guide, Janaka. We decided to pay an extra $10US to have our own private room with A/C, bathroom, kitchen, and large balcony. The courtyard was beautifully landscaped. We took pictures to incorporate the landscape into our backyard, located in Columbus, Ohio, USA....

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

I got in half asleep, dead on my feet and right away I knew this would be a good place. I had unknowingly been overpriced on my cab and the lovely owner of the Hostel immediately jumped to my rescue, trying to sort it all out. I then was shown the dorms where for two nights, due to the off...

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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice stay at this hostel. However it is more like a homestay with the lay out but not in a negative way. This place has a very nice feel to it and is cheap considering the location. You are very safe here as they have lots of security such as a high fence and cctv. There...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 8 February 2016

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“Every room is fabulous. The mixed dorm is perfect. But you can get a/c and more privacy in other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles sinostew, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one overlooking the Ocean - Beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles GEDDY59, 4 Aug 2014 | Read review
“This is a good place for a few nights. It's out of Colombo city heading away from the airport. The beach was relaxing though very rough this time of year. If you're wanting to suss the surrounds of Lavinia or travelling from the south to Colombo (or heading south from Colombo) this is a nice place to recharge.”
 of 5 bubbles amyw305, 18 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Upstairs have mosquito nets.”
  • View from window
  • Upstairs beds with nets
 of 5 bubbles Q2842LWkates, 10 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Just dont stay here”
 of 5 bubbles SheWhoTravels23, 27 Dec 2013 | Read review
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