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Best Kandy hostels

Kandy hostels near the city centre

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Central City Hostel - Kandy - Restaurant
Kandy Tower Inn - Kandy
Kandy Tower Inn
7.6 Good

How much is a Kandy hostel?

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Cheapest month to stay with an average 65% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 428% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Kandy

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Top tips for finding Kandy hostel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Kandy, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Kandy in May and August.
  • Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Kandy if you stay on a Saturday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Monday.
  • 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 Kandy hostel.

FAQs when booking a hostel in Kandy

  • What are the best hostels near Sri Dalada Maligawa?

    Sri Dalada Maligawa is a popular area in Kandy and there are many hostels closeby. Check out View City Point or City View Hostel for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Sri Dalada Maligawa.

  • How much does a hostel cost in Kandy?

    Hostel prices in Kandy can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Kandy is $24 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $5 in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hostel in Kandy for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Kandy hostel for this weekend for as low as $16. Users have also found 3 star hotels from $18 and 4-star plus hotels from $37.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a hostel than in a hotel in Kandy?

    The average price for a night in a hostel in Kandy is $24 compared to $137 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best hostels in Kandy?

Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Kandy by showing you the exact location of each hostel