Best Places for Backpackers in Matara, Sri Lanka.

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

Top 4 hostels in Matara, Sri Lanka.

These are the 4 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Matara, Sri Lanka.

1
The Doctor

88 /100

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The Doctor's house

The Doctors House is situated on the south coast of Sri Lanka, in the beautiful Madiha. We are a bar/restaurant/hostel with delicious wood-fired pizza's, great espresso coffee and very friendly staff! The pristine coastline of Madiha is perfect for swimming and the area boasts some of the best su...
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2
TropiTurtle Guesthouse

76 /100

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TropiTurtle Guesthouse

TropiTurtle Guesthouse is a small guesthouse in the little village of Polhena South Sri Lanka. We have sea-view rooms and dormitory and a balcony terrace from which you can see the turtles pop up from the water! Polhena is great for snorkling, diving, whalewatching, surfing and beachhanging....
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3
El Kay Hostel

0 /100

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El Kay Hostel

A modern hostel that's both comfortable and functional. No matter if you're just passing through for a night or hanging out for a month, you'll feel right at home at El Kay. All rooms are air-conditioned with private bathrooms. Also featuring a spacious rooftop with breathtaking views of the...
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VUBU

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VUBU

VUBU is a Hostel + Restaurant & Bar with progressive Food and Drinks, Comfortable dorms and amazing vibes. Located just in front of the shoreline where you can find a smashing surf break. Jaw dropping sunrises, curated music playlists playing through out the day just to make your holidays even bett...
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