Best Places for Backpackers in Galle, Sri Lanka.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Galle, Sri Lanka.

Top 15 hostels in Galle, Sri Lanka.

These are the 15 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Galle, Sri Lanka.

1
Muhsin Villa

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Muhsin Villa

Muhsin Villa is located in the heart of the Galle fort, which is a UNESCO world heritage. Surrounded by the dutch fortress and the ramparts, which will make your evening the best of a kind experience during your stay. There's no demise of hospitality from locals and very warmly welcomed. Sandy Beach...
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Old Parkland Hostel

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Old Parkland Hostel

Old Parkland Hostel is located in the heart of Galle City close to the World famous Galle Dutch Fort. The hostel itself is a 120 years old house with unique traditional Sri Lankan architecture. Guests have the luxury of mingling with the beautiful surrounding nature including a large green garden...
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3
Southern Comforts - Guest House

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Southern Comforts - Guest House

The rooms in the guest house are equipped with a kettle. Rooms are complete with a private bathroom, while certain rooms at Southern Comforts Guest House also provide guests with a balcony. Guest rooms feature a seating area. All the rooms are equipped with brand new air conditioners and Hot water p...
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Reliqua Galle

93 /100

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Reliqua Galle

Featuring a garden and free WiFi, Reliqua Galle is situated in Galle, 2.1 km from Galle Fort. Featuring a shared lounge, the hostel has air-conditioned rooms with a private bathroom, Guests will have access to the villa with its Shared sitting, dining, beautiful garden and lawn and a fully functiona...
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Ibur Hostels Galle

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Ibur Hostels Galle

Located in the heart of the well renowned tourist destination of City of Galle in the South Coast of Sri Lanka, Ibur Hostels offer you the perfect hostel experience with the modern facilities, great service, safe accommodation and value for money. Staying at Ibur Hostels is like staying with you...
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6
Pilgrims Hostel

87 /100

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Pilgrims Hostel

Located in the heart of the Galle Fort, Pilgrims Hostel offers affordable, comfortable and quality accommodation ideal for backpackers or budget travelers. Complimentary breakfast is served daily from our downstairs restaurant. The hostel has two adjoining mixed-dorms (9-bed/6 -bed) with AC in o...
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7
Pedlar

85 /100

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Pedlar's Inn Hostel

Located in the heart of Galle Fort and only 800 m from the city centre, Pedlar's Inn Hostel is the ideal point of departure for your excursions in Galle. Offering easy access to the city's must-see destinations, this hostel attracts numerous backpackers and budget travelers alike. Guests can choo...
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8
Sanras Holiday Home

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Sanras Holiday Home

Sanras Holiday Home is situated on the Galle – Colombo Road in the area known as Dadalla. The hotel is approximately 2 Km away from the Historical Galle City, facing to the largest and highly rated 5 Star Hotel in Galle. Dadalla beach is also an attraction to many visitors, which is only 100m away f...
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Jungle Hostel Villa

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Jungle Hostel Villa

You can walk to bus and train stations within 15 mins and most of restaurants and bars. So you don't need a TUTU to take you. Jungle Hostel Villa provide full breakfast service every morning and also lunch and dinner. There is coffee machine and tea brew pot in the kitchen for use. There is...
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10
Coco Palm Beach Hostel

79 /100

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Coco Palm Beach Hostel

Strategically located between Hikkaduwa and Galle, Coco Palm Beach Hostel is the perfect base for your holiday in the South of Sri Lanka. Our freshly renovated dorm rooms are the perfect solution if you are traveling on a budget, but you don’t want to give up to atmosphere and cleanliness. You...
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11
Dream Lanka Surf Hostel

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Dream Lanka Surf Hostel

Featuring a bar, Dream Lanka Surf Hostel is located in the Galle District region, 1.9 km from Galle Fort and 1.9 km from Galle Light house. 2.1 km from Dutch Church Galle, the property is also 2.3 km away from Galle International Cricket Stadium. All guest rooms at the hotel come with a seating...
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Dream Villa Hostels

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Dream Villa Hostels

Dream Villa Hostels is situated in Habaraduwa. Koggala Airport is 1 km away. Free private parking is available on site. All units feature a satellite flat-screen TV. A fridge and kettle are also provided. Every one 5 person has one private bathroom with a bidet. Towels and 5 bed are every rooms....
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13
Villawaterlilly

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Villawaterlilly

Galle is the most famous tourist attractions in Southern part of Sri Lanka. Also, We are very near to Galle Highway Entrance and you can quickly arrive at the villa in a few minutes. If you enjoy the sea, the nature, pleasant climate, exotic. Animals and plants, Then our villa is a perfect place...
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Villa Vidura

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Villa Vidura

Apart from that its 7 minutes walking to the Bonavista beach which is best fits to surfing and relaxing on the beach. Villa Vidura is also very close to Jungle beach and beautiful Unawatuna Beach. It is an ideal location to discover Historical Galle Fort, 3 Beaches and to learn Sri lankan Cultur...
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Fort Bliss Galle

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Fort Bliss Galle

Fort Bliss is a, spacious four bedroom property, elegantly furnished with modern amenities overlooking the ramparts situated in one of the most popular tourist locations in Sri Lanka, the famous Galle's 17th century Dutch Fort -a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Unawatuna's sun-kissed beaches are just 1...
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