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Kandy City Hostel

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Kandy City Hostel is the first of its kind in Kandy offering a simple Philosophy: Clean, Safe, Fun, Cheap. KCH offer a place to stay to our guests which exceeds their expectations. Our staff are professional while friendly and will be just like one of you. HOW TO GET TO KCH: From Colombo, you can take a train or bus to Kandy (3-4 hours). We are located on Ampitiya Road (No 76), about 2 km from Kandy Railway Station and the main bus stand. to walk to our property go to the lake and stay on the right side. On your walk you will see many types of birds, turtles and big water monitors. When you reach the end of the lake, you will see the "Garden Cafe" on the left and a big street (Ampitiya Road) on the right. Turn right into Ampitiya Road and keep straight until you see Kandy City Hostel on the right side. You have also the possibility to take any local bus which goes to Ampitiya Road, or a Tuk Tuk
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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We stayed here for 2 nights over NYE, the staff were very friendly and helpful, the room was clean and we had a hot shower in our private bathroom. There’s Wi-fi and a computer for guests to use, there is also a lot of very useful info in a book to read which tells you about
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Spend two nights in a dorm (clean beds, own locker with a power plug inside it), could be little cramped (it was my fault not to pre-book the bigger bedroom), but a great rooftop area to chat with fellow travelers. Kitchen is there for u to be used (bring own ingredients or
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If you are a solo traveler or a group of friends looking for affordable accommodation - Kandy city hostel is a perfect place for you. Rooms are comfortable, each bed has a ventilator. Enough bathrooms for all. Good kitchen to cook and a lot of chilling areas. Nice pictures on
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The hostel had lots of good social space, including a cool rooftop. The rooms were okay but most of the mosquito nets were full of holes. The bathrooms were on the bottom floor and not very clean. But good atmosphere and helpful staff.
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This was a really nice hostel! Very quiet and chilled when we were there. The managers are very friendly and were able to help us with laundry and tuk tuks easily. As two girls travelling alone we felt very safe there (the front gate is locked and there is always someone to
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View from the rooftop
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One of our colorful bathrooms
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One of our colorful bathrooms
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One of our colorful bathrooms
Can you accommodate 40 people.
Hello, I'm sorry we haven't that much bed, we have a capacity of 22 beds/night
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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 tour you book. Guests are encouraged to discuss their options with the manager during their stay if they would like to book tours.
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"Dorms 2 and 3 are a bit bigger. Private room have a hot shower, nice to have if you are travelling during raining season"
"Stay in a dorm, pretty sure that's all there is."
"Except for the mop to get a cleaner floor in the bathroom, I have no other tips. Thank you!"
"The have a dorm, and few double rooms"
"The 8 bed room dorm had a bathroom inside"
$18 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Sri LankaCentral ProvinceKandy DistrictKandy
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