Cheapest month to stay with an average 85% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 112% 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 May and December.
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Colombo if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Tuesday.
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.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Colombo
Pettah Market is a popular area in Colombo and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Cityrest Fort or Haven Fort Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Pettah Market.
Hostel prices in Colombo can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Colombo is C$ 21 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as C$ 17 in the last 3 days.
The average price for a night in a hostel in Colombo is C$ 21 compared to C$ 86 for a night in a hotel.
Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Colombo. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Colombo?
Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Colombo by showing you the exact location of each hostel.