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C1 Colombo Fort
2 out of 5
37 Mudalige Mawatha Road, Fort, Colombo, Western
$10
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Fort, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Colombo World Trade Center, and Pettah Market. Khan Clock Tower ...

4.4/5Excellent! (83 reviews)

"The location is great for seeing the sights in Colombo. The staff were friendly and very helpful and informative."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2019

C1 Colombo Fort
Miracle City Inn Hostel
2.5 out of 5
177 R.A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03, Colombo, WP
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$10
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28

Located in Kollupitiya, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Crescat Shopping Mall, Galle Face Green, and Galle Face Beach. Pettah Market is 2.1 mi (3.3 ...

5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great value, well-located, great staff

"Miracle City Inn Hostel is a great value for either a short or long stay in Colombo. It’s newly renovated, well-designed, and quiet. The rooftop is a nice spot to enjoy morning coffee or tea (or a beer at sunset), and they have lots of other amenities, as well, like a dartboard, fooseball table, ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2019

Miracle City Inn Hostel
My Little Island Hostel - Colombo
1.5 out of 5
594/1 Galle Road, Colombo, Western
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$9
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Kollupitiya, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Marino Mall, Galle Face Green, and Galle Face Beach. High Commission of Malaysia and German Embassy ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (19 reviews)

"Concenient location and comfortable stay! Private room for 4 girls was perfect. Great staff who were very kind in communicating with the airport couriers when our baggage was lost! Thanks so much!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2020

My Little Island Hostel - Colombo
A4 Residence Colombo Airport
3 out of 5
22 Church Road, Seeduwa - Katunayake, Western Province
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$32
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29

Situated in Seeduwa - Katunayake, this hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Negombo District General Hospital, Maris Stella College, and Angurukaramulla Temple. ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)

"Staff are very helpful and accommodating willing to help"…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2018

A4 Residence Colombo Airport
CityRest Fort
2 out of 5
46 Hospital Street, Colombo 01, Colombo
$13
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Fort, this hostel is steps from Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct and Colombo World Trade Center. Old Parliament Building and Galle Face Beach are ...

3.8/5Good! (95 reviews)
ok!

"Location is good, near the main train station and bus terminal but tuk tuk driver said far and ask for 300Rs. Dorm room is relatively small for 4 persons with luggages. Have enough toilets and shower cubicles. Have a rooftop but nothing to see. Free breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Apr 3, 2018

CityRest Fort
Island Hostels Colombo
2 out of 5
30 Sea View Ave, Colombo, WP
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Located in Kollupitiya, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Casino Marina Colombo, Galle Face Green, and Galle Face Beach. Pettah Market is 2.5 mi (4 km) ...

4/5Very Good! (6 reviews)

"Rooms were ok, very basic. Toilets could do with extra cleaning. The main reason I wouldn’t stay here again is because I found every single staff memeber to be rude and unhelpful. I booked two nights but only stayed one."…"

Reviewed on Feb 2, 2019

Island Hostels Colombo
Lanka Hostels Colombo
2 out of 5
24, Temple Lane, colombo 03, Colombo, West
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$12
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Kollupitiya, this hostel is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from German Embassy Colombo and within 3 mi (5 km) of Galle Face Green and Galle Face Beach. Majestic ...

2.5/5 (2 reviews)
楽しみを台無しにされた。

"プライベートルームで予約し、チェックインしたら予約が取れていなくてドミトリーを案内された。(ちなみに同じ日に来た旅行客もそのような対応されて、結局同じ部屋に) 次の日以降に空き次第部屋を案内すると言っていたのに、何事もなかったかのように同じドミトリーに案内された。 またも接客がひどい。店員はロビーで寝てるし、タバコも吸うし。何よりミスに対して何の謝罪もない。部屋も汚い。ロッカーも鍵があるけど簡単に空いてしまう。 朝食つくって聞いてたけど、結局一度も出なかった。とにかく落ち着かない。 ホテルの場所も分かりづらい。"…"

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2018

Lanka Hostels Colombo
Backpack Lanka - Central Colombo
2 out of 5
247 R.A. De Mel Mawatha, Colombo
$8
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Kollupitiya, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Liberty Plaza, Galle Face Green, and Galle Face Beach. Pettah Market is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

3.3/5 (34 reviews)

"Friendly and helpful staff and easy access to town area."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2018

Backpack Lanka - Central Colombo
Groove House
3 out of 5
410/ 27, Baudhhaloka Mawatha, Colombo, Western Province
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$11
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Borella, this hostel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall and within 3 mi (5 km) of Lanka Hospital and Bellagio ...

No reviews
Groove House
Trip 'N' Chill Hostels Colombo Airport
1.5 out of 5
80/23, 2nd Lane, Liyanagemulla, Seeduwa - Katunayake
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$15
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28

Situated in Seeduwa - Katunayake, this hostel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Angurukaramulla Temple, Negombo District General Hospital, and Maris Stella College. ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
A Couple of Hours in Sri Lanka

"It was a short few hours but the place itself is very cosy and welcoming. Their dog Lisa is so friendly and I felt right at home. The host and his family are the best and I intend to come back again."…"

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2018

Trip 'N' Chill Hostels Colombo Airport
Backpackers Paradise Colombo
2 out of 5
3/2 A Kynsey Road, Colombo
$14
per night
Feb 18 - Feb 19

Located in Colombo 10, this hostel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Nawaloka Hospital, Bally's Casino, and Liberty Plaza. Bellagio Casino and Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque are ...

4.4/5Excellent! (5 reviews)
Very good!

"Amazing staff! Nothing to complain about that. Just keep in mind its a house, so sometimes it’s not easy to get in the bathroom at the time you might want to."…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2019

Backpackers Paradise Colombo
Haven Fort Hostel
2 out of 5
no 20,vauxhall street,colombo 2, Colombo, western province
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$55
per night
Jan 27 - Jan 28

Located in Colombo 02, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Nawaloka Hospital, Galle Face Green, and Galle Face Beach. Pettah Market is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) ...

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Haven Fort Hostel
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Cinnamon Grand Colombo
Cinnamon Grand Colombo
5 out of 5
77, Galle Road, Colombo
$110
per night
Jan 28 - Jan 29
4.3/5Excellent! (604 reviews)

"The hotel was nice - as expected from one of these large city chain hotels. It was a little tired around the edges and could do with an overhaul. The staff were very nice and accommodating"…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2020

Cinnamon Grand Colombo
Mövenpick Hotel Colombo
Mövenpick Hotel Colombo
5 out of 5
24 Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo, Western
$100
per night
Feb 7 - Feb 8
4.3/5Excellent! (281 reviews)

"Very comfortable, spacious, well equipped room with smoking room choice"…"

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Mövenpick Hotel Colombo
Cinnamon Red Colombo
Cinnamon Red Colombo
3.5 out of 5
59, Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo
$63
per night
Jan 31 - Feb 1
4.4/5Excellent! (833 reviews)

"Good 4 star budget hotel .. great services and good breakfast"…"

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2020

Cinnamon Red Colombo
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Hostels and More in Kotikawatta

If you're having issues finding hostels in Kotikawatta, there are 431 other accommodations within 10 miles, and we can help you choose one that works for you. With the affordable options here, you'll be able to spend less on overnight stays and focus on fun things to do during your trip.

Wondering where other travelers have stayed overnight in Kotikawatta? These are some popular options that may have reasonable rates:

Heina Villa Colombo - You can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking at this guesthouse.

Natures Treat Bungalow - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a rooftop terrace at this guesthouse.

Colombo Riverdale Hotel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and a 24-hour front desk at this guesthouse.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Kotikawatta?

The weather can be important when you're experiencing new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically March and April, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 89° F and nighttime temperatures average 72° F
  • April-June: 89° F is the daytime average and 76° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 87° F and nighttime averages are around 76° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 87° F during the day and 73° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 3.66 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Kotikawatta?

Depending on how you want to spend your time, you might appreciate these places:

Natural Features
  • Diyatha Uyana
  • Viharamahadevi Park
  • Beira Lake
Cultural Attractions
  • Jana Kala Kendraya
  • Elphinstone Theatre
  • National Art Gallery
Landmarks
  • Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara
  • Dewatagaha Mosque
  • St Lucia’s Cathedral

In general, Kotikawatta is known for its:

  • Wildlife
  • Temples
  • Flowers

How to Get to Kotikawatta and Around the Area

You can find the closest airport in Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), 17.1 mi (27.5 km) away from the city center.

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