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The Capsule Hotel - Hostel

Star Rating
2 out of 5



4.7 / 5Exceptional
6 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Available


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Bellagio Casino
    7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Liberty Plaza
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Durdans Hospital
    9 min walk
  • Airport
    Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.)
    29 min drive

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    About this area


    The Capsule Hotel - Hostel is located in Colombo. Shoppers can check out Pettah Market, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Galle Face Green and Galle Face Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Sinhalese Sports Club or R. Premadasa Stadium.

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    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Bellagio Casino - 7 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Liberty Plaza - 8 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Durdans Hospital - 9 min walk
    • Popular Location
      United States Embassy Colombo - 9 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Sri Lanka National Museum - 15 min walk

    Getting around

    • Wellawatta Railway Station - 12 min drive
    • Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 53 min drive

    About this property

    The Capsule Hotel - Hostel

    Colombo hostel in Kollupitiya, near Galle Face Green
    Along with a rooftop terrace, this smoke-free hostel has a 24-hour front desk and free self parking. WiFi in public areas is free. All 30 rooms provide free WiFi, premium bedding, and cable TV. Showers and free toiletries are also available to guests. Bathrooms are shared.
    The Capsule Hotel - Hostel offers 30 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Beds feature premium bedding. Cable television is provided.
    Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.
    The Capsule Hotel - Hostel features a rooftop terrace. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.
    The Capsule Hotel - Hostel is a smoke-free property.



    Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
    Late check-in subject to availability
    Minimum check-in age - 18

    Special check-in instructions

    24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


    Check-out before noon

    Children and extra beds

    • Children are welcome.
    • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
    • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


    • Pets not allowed

    Property payment types

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    Important information

    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

    • Breakfast fee: between USD 3 and USD 5 per person (approximately)
    • Airport shuttle fee: USD 20 per vehicle (one-way)

    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
      Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

    We should mention

    This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

    Property is also known as

    • Capsule Hotel Hostel Colombo
    • Capsule Colombo
    • The Capsule Hostel Colombo
    • The Capsule Hotel - Hostel Colombo
    • The Capsule Hotel - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

    Property amenities


    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and transportation

    • Free self parking
    • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Airport shuttle on request

    Food and drink

    • English breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 3-5 per person


    • No elevators

    Guest services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Daily housekeeping

    Languages spoken

    • English


    • Rooftop terrace


    • Smoke-free property

    Room amenities


    • Air conditioning
    • Linens
    • Premium bedding


    • Free toiletries
    • Shared bathroom
    • Shower
    • Towels


    • Cable channels


    • Iron/ironing board (on request)


    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Very comfortable stay and lady on reception was very helpful when booking taxis etc. The only minor negative was second night was really hot and it’s only a fan in the pod not air con

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Staff & service

    I liked this place! The beds aren't comfortable though as it's a thin mattress on top of glass and the dining facilities could've been better, but good for a night or two.

    Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The property is very cheek and morden .... well done on the concept ... location is good to the near by sight seeing locations ..... staff is very kind, helpful and very informative sonali and ranil did a great job to make my visit a mororable one..... recommended to be visited again...

    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    For what it is, I think it's great! The capsules are clean and comfortable. The showers and bathroom are also very clean. The staff is very friendly and helpful and there is drinking water available on the top floor.

    Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2019

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