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Kandy Down Town Hostel

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All reviewstuk tukfree breakfastwoman who runsindian visagreat ratesri lankapaid rupeesgreat wifione nighttea and coffeehighly recommend this placea lovely staygreat place to staylaundry serviceliving roomhome away from homeper night
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I came to the dorms for one night. Had grrat talk with the lady who runs the place, its clean and comfortable. Very good hospitality! Recommended. The price you pay worth the distance from city center and the tuktyk that will get you there.

Thank IgalBachar
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night found it amazing staff is very helpful and friendly special Lataa the sweet lady's common word Darling is sound nice. Beds are good breakfast was good too. I just forgot my mobile power bank and charging cable in hostel it was my...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

My toddler and I stayed 2 nights at Kandy Down Town Hostel ( the one at 101, Aniwatta Road). It was my very first backpacking experience with a toddler so was bit nervous but this place made us feel home and luckily we had a...More

Thank Jodeesrilanka
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This hostel caretaker is very friendly and helpful. The kitchen is all yours in case you wish u to cook some special delicacies. A the bathrooms and bedrooms are cleaned time to time. The hostel rate compared to its tidiness is very affordable and cheap....More

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Reviewed 25 March 2017

I was very happy, reasonable price, big space, great wifi, laundry services, and delicious dinner at a great rate. Extra credit to both Kanthi, and Mapa for making the stay extra nice with their kindness, and helpfulness, plus that food I already mentioned

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Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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2 July 2015|
Response from SanjayNats | Reviewed this property |
Hello Gustav I guess your flight will land in Colombo by 9pm. So you will be out of the airport by 10pm. Colombo to Kandy may take upto 4 hours by road. I suggest you stay the night in Colombo:)
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"I stayed in an 8 bunk room and it was very spacious with plenty of windows for ventilation an mosquito nets..."
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"Room beside windows are good."
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"1st room on the right more sunny. nice common terrace"
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"Ask for rooms at rear."
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