The Best Hostel
Bed in 4-Bed Dormitory Room The Best Hostel
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8.9
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/10
(430 reviews)See what guests said
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8.5
Excellent
Location rating score
Excellent location - Inside city center
Popular neighborhood
Parking
FREE
  • British Garrison Cemetery830 m
  • World Buddhist Museum960 m
  • Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa)1.03 km
  • Kandy Lake1.21 km
  • Udawattakelle Sanctuary1.51 km
  • Ceylon Tea Museum1.57 km
  • Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue2.16 km
  • Commonwealth War Cemetery4.54 km
  • Lankathilaka Temple5.76 km
  • Kandy View Point16.43 km
  • Free Wi-Fi

    The Best Hostel

    No.11, 1st Lane, Dharmaraja Mawatha,, Kandy Lake Front, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 20000 - See map
    "The hostel is about a 15 minute walk from the main centre which isn't a problem and it's nice and quiet at night!"
    Jessica - January 16, 2018
    Exceptional service
    9.8 rating for service
    Excellent cleanliness
    8.7 rating for cleanliness
    Excellent facilities on premise
    8.7 facilities on premise
    Excellent comfort
    8.6 room quality and comfort
    • Airport transfer

    • Located in heart of Kandy

    • Currency exchange

    • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

    • Daily housekeeping

    Value for money8.9
    Location rating8.5
    Nearest airportSigiriya Airport (GIU)
    Distance to airport74.7 km

    Rooms available at The Best Hostel

    8.6
    Excellent
    Room comfort & quality
    Bed in 4-Bed Dormitory Room
    Bed in 4-Bed Dormitory Room
    ...
    • Room size: 1 m²/11 ft²
    • Shower and bathtub
    • 1 bunk bed
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    Budget Double Room
    Budget Double Room
    ...
    • Room size: 1 m²/11 ft²
    • Shower
    • 1 double bed
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    Bed in 8-Bed Dormitory Room
    Bed in 8-Bed Dormitory Room
    ...
    • Room size: 1 m²/11 ft²
    • Shower and bathtub
    • 1 bunk bed
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    What people love about The Best Hostel

    • 9.2
      Exceptional
      Cleanliness

      "This hostel was clean, tidy and great for a budget Backpacker."

      Jessica

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      January 16, 2018

    • 9.2
      Exceptional

      "Nice hostel to meet people with sociable areas to gather in."

      Jessica

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      January 16, 2018

    • 10.0
      Exceptional

      "I had the best experience of staying in Sri Lanka so far."

      Zhourong

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      September 18, 2017

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    9.2
    Exceptional

    "The staff were incredibly knowledgeable and gave great infor..."

    Jessica

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    January 16, 2018

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    Most talked about facilities

    Breakfast
    5 mentions
    Housekeeping
    2 mentions
    Food & Dining
    1 mention
    Internet
    1 mention

    What they offer

    9.2
    Exceptional

    "We do recommend The BEST Hostel to everyone Staying in kandy..."

    Nadine

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    October 10, 2017

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    Food and dining

    Restaurants on site

    Restaurant
    Cuisine:Asian
    Menu:Buffet

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    Reviews of The Best Hostel from real guests

    Overall rating
    8.9
    Excellent
    From 430 reviews
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    Rating via Booking.com9.0
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    10
    Exceptional
    Cleanliness8.7
    Facilities8.7
    Location8.5
    Room comfort and quality8.6
    Service9.8
    Value for money9.5
    High score for Kandy
    Rating
    9+ Exceptional (416)
    8-9 Excellent (163)
    7-8 Very Good (96)
    6-7 Good (17)
    <6 Below Expectation (21)
    Time of the year
    Mar - May (6)
    Jun - Aug (9)
    Sep - Nov (9)
    Dec - Feb (16)
    All guests (382)
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    Reviews of The Best Hostel from real guests

    Overall rating
    8.9
    Excellent
    From 430 reviews
    Verified reviews provided by
    Booking.com Reviews (382)Agoda Reviews (48)
    Rating via Booking.com9.0
    /
    10
    Exceptional
    Cleanliness8.7
    Facilities8.7
    Location8.5
    Room comfort and quality8.6
    Service9.8
    Value for money9.5
    High score for Kandy
    Rating
    9+ Exceptional (416)
    8-9 Excellent (163)
    7-8 Very Good (96)
    6-7 Good (17)
    <6 Below Expectation (21)
    Time of the year
    Mar - May (6)
    Jun - Aug (9)
    Sep - Nov (9)
    Dec - Feb (16)
    All guests (382)
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    • Excellent location
    • British Garrison Cemetery
    • Asgiriya Railway Station is within 1.8 km