Backpack Beach Hostel & Reggae Bar

no-193, pitiwella, boossa, Galle 80270, Sri Lanka
+94 772 615 718

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8.9

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based on 153 reviews
Backpack Beach Hostel & Reggae Bar - Galle, Sri Lanka
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Value for money 9.1
Distance to city center 4.0 mi
Location rating 9.0

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  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    Great location, great view good place to stay

  • Excellent
    Oct 2019
    10.0

    The trip to Sri Lanka,I like this hotel best,the boss and staff are very kind.Most important,I met a very attractive and friendly guy in this hotel,unbelievably,he is a model.I took a picture with this very adorable boy.Although is off-season,nobody on beach,but I am really very happy to book this hotel,very lucky to meet the boy,the pity is I only stay one night,because of the flight unchanged .Thanks all your guys haha

  • Excellent
    Jun 2019
    10.0

    The location was in a great spot. It is a very homey place and the owner was a great guy. Staff was great as well. Will definitely be coming back on my next stay !

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  • Excellent
    Jun 2019
    10.0

    This place is just amazing. Wonderful sunset view! The food and drinks are fantastic! The room was cozy and nicely clean. The staff is very friendly and helpful. Big thanks to all! It was my pleasure to be there!

  • Excellent
    Mar 2019
    9.6

    Perfect location right on a quiet beach. Great area to chill and relax. Staff are lovely and helpful. Half price cocktails in happy hour and good food. The dorm room were very hot but comfortable with a big private bathroom.

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8.9 Excellent

based on 153 reviews

8.9

Cleanliness

8.6

Comfort

9.5

Staff

9.1

Value for money

Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

Check in

1:30 PM

Check out

11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities

Car rental
Internet
Laundry service
Room service
Bicycle rental
Snorkeling
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Airport Shuttle (Surcharge)
Free parking
Free Wi-Fi
Non-smoking rooms available
Terrace/Patio
Adults only
Private beach

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Location

Most Popular Landmarks

  • Galle Fortress 4.2 mi
  • Galle Lighthouse 4.6 mi
  • Unawatuna Beach 6.7 mi

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Bentota River 27 mi

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