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Kandy Backpackers Hostel, Kandy, Sri Lanka

2.5-star2.5 stars
117/4C, Ampitiya Road, Kandy, 20000, Sri Lanka

Hostel with outdoor pool, near Kandy Lake
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Kandy Backpackers Hostel, Kandy, Sri Lanka

  • Deluxe Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Pool View
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom
  • Shared Dormitory

What’s around Kandy Backpackers Hostel, Kandy, Sri Lanka


  • Kandy Lake - 9 min walk
  • Temple of the Tooth - 20 min walk
  • Lakeside Adventist Hospital - 11 min walk
  • Kandyan Art Association & Cultural Centre - 18 min walk
  • Malwathu Maha Viharaya - 18 min walk
  • National Museum - 19 min walk
  • Udawatta Kele Sanctuary - 19 min walk
  • International Buddhist Museum - 21 min walk

Getting around

  • Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 118 min drive
  • Kandy Railway Station - 4 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 23 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Kandy Backpackers Hostel, Kandy, Sri Lanka’s small print

Also known as

  • Kandy Hostel Backpack Lanka
  • Kandy Backpackers Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Kandy Backpackers Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Kandy
  • Hostel Backpack Lanka
  • Kandy Backpack Lanka
  • Backpack Lanka
  • Kandy Backpackers
  • Kandy Hostel by Backpack Lanka
  • Kandy Backpackers Hostel Kandy


For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 75 per vehicle (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Kandy Backpackers Hostel, Kandy, Sri Lanka

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