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The Capsule Hotel

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Double Room with Television | Premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Double Room with Television | Premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Single Room with Television | Premium bedding, soundproofing, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of The Capsule Hotel

The Capsule Hotel

2-star property
No-frills capsule hotel in Colombo

9.4/10 Exceptional

7 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • 24/7 front desk
380 Galle Rd, Colombo, WP, 00300

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 48 min drive
  • Bambalapitiya Railway Station - 3 min drive
  • Wellawatta Railway Station - 11 min drive
  • Colombo Fort Station - 18 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Navayuga Indian Restaurant - 2 min walk
  • Sponge Pastry Shop - 3 min walk
  • 168 Seafood Palace - 3 min walk
  • Amaravathi - 3 min walk
  • Sunlight Garden Chinese Seafood Restaurant - 4 min walk

About this property

The Capsule Hotel

A great choice for a stay in Colombo, The Capsule Hotel features a rooftop terrace and offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 20 per vehicle. Free perks include WiFi and self parking. Fellow travelers say good things about the helpful staff.



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 30 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • One child (11 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • English breakfast each morning (surcharge)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • 24-hour front desk


  • Rooftop terrace


  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Breakfast costs between USD 3 and USD 5 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 20 per vehicle (one-way)


Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Capsule Hotel Hostel Colombo
Capsule Colombo
The Capsule Hotel Hostel
The Capsule Hotel Colombo
The Capsule Hotel Capsule Hotel
The Capsule Hotel Capsule Hotel Colombo

Frequently asked questions

Does The Capsule Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Capsule Hotel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at The Capsule Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at The Capsule Hotel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The Capsule Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 20 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Capsule Hotel?
You can check in starting at 2:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
Is there an onsite casino at The Capsule Hotel?
No, this capsule hotel doesn't have a casino, but Bellagio Casino (14-min walk) and Casino Marina Colombo (1-min drive) are both nearby.
Are there restaurants at or near The Capsule Hotel?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include 168 Seafood Palace (3-min walk), Amaravathi (3-min walk), and Sunlight Garden Chinese Seafood Restaurant (4-min walk).
What's the area around The Capsule Hotel like?
The Capsule Hotel is a short 19-minute walk from United States Embassy Colombo and 8 minutes' walk from Liberty Plaza.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

Very comfortable stay and lady on reception was very helpful when booking taxis etc. The only minor negative was second night was really hot and it’s only a fan in the pod not air con
Katie, 2-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

I liked this place! The beds aren't comfortable though as it's a thin mattress on top of glass and the dining facilities could've been better, but good for a night or two.
2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

The property is very cheek and morden .... well done on the concept ... location is good to the near by sight seeing locations ..... staff is very kind, helpful and very informative sonali and ranil did a great job to make my visit a mororable one..... recommended to be visited again...
3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Peter, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

For what it is, I think it's great! The capsules are clean and comfortable. The showers and bathroom are also very clean. The staff is very friendly and helpful and there is drinking water available on the top floor.
Bobfrog, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Les propriétaires sont très honnêtes. Ils nous ont remboursé Merci encore
ludovic, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Pretty good!
If I come to Colombo again, I will stay here. It has all the advantages of the Capsule Hotel. It was comfortable and convenient.
1-night trip
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