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Roy's Villa Hostel

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5.1km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Roy's Villa offering BBQ night among the fireworks & music with cheeky dance.... More...

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Jungle Vista Backpackers

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8.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.9
Fabulous 277
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Jungle Vista has a sun terrace and spa center, and guests can enjoy a drink at the bar.... More...

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One More Night Hostel

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1.1km from city centre - Show on Map
9.2
Superb 35
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

One More Night Hostel offer comfortable accommodation in Sigiriya.... More...

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Fresco Lion Villa Hostel

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7.1km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 6
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Fresco Lion Villa Hostel offer the best service for our guest.... More...

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Green House Resort

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7.8km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 25
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

There is a seating and/or dining area in some units of Green House Resort.... More...

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Sigiriya Hostel (Nalin & Song)

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1.5km from city centre - Show on Map
9.2
Superb 64
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Nalin and Song Hostel is designed as youth hostel to offer safe clean rooms and delicious food for backpackers and travelers from around the world.... More...

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Mango Tree Home Stay

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7.3km from city centre - Show on Map
9.7
Superb 68
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Mango Tree Home Stay is located in the beautiful area of Sigiriya.... More...

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The Lake Breeze

Bed and Breakfast
8.5km from city centre - Show on Map
7.4
Very good 20
  • Superb Staff
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

The Lake Breeze offers comfortable rooms and fun atmosphere in Habarana.... More...

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Palmyra Nature Resort Sigiriya

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1.2km from city centre - Show on Map
9.6
Superb 11
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Palmyra Nature Resort Sigiriya is close to several noted attractions, around a 20-minute walk from Sigiriya Rock and around half a kilometer from Sigiriya Museum.... More...

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Sigiriya Pura Sanda Hostel

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8km from city centre - Show on Map
10.0
Superb 3
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Sigiriya Pura Sanda Hostel is surrounded by natural landscapes like lakes, paddy fields, and green jungles.Located at 10 minutes drive from Dambulla Cave Temple.... More...

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Sigiri Holiday Inn

Bed and Breakfast
7.7km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Sigiri Holiday Inn is a modern guest house with its oriental touch, located at Sigiriya aria about 150 km away from the capital city of Colombo... More...

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Hangover Hostels Sigiriya

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8.4km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 7
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Hangover Hostel Sigiriya welcome you in Sigiriya.... More...

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Globetrotter Backpackers

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6.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.8
Fabulous 8
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

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Locals refer to Sigiriya as the Eighth Wonder of the World, and when you see its near-vertical rock face jutting 200 metres above of the surrounding jungle, it's clear why. This formation was the site of a monastery as early as 300 BC, but it's the tenure of King Kasyapa at the end of the 5th century that left behind the ruins. From the remains of the ancient fortress and palace to the surviving art on the walls, there are plenty of treasures to uncover at Sigiriya once you conquer the iron staircase to the top.

Sleep in the middle of Sri Lanka's bustling nature in a hostel in Sigiriya's surrounding jungle, or unwind in a place with an attached yoga school. Sigiriya hostels with lush outdoor terraces and sociable common rooms are ideal for meeting fellow travellers. Air con and free Wi-Fi are standard in a Sigiriya hostel and make for an extra-comfortable stay.

Sigiriya's main focus is the ancient palace, but there are some towns and villages nearby you can explore. Dambulla is famous for its Buddha-filled cave temple and spectacular views of the surrounding forests and mountains. It's also your best bet for a lively nightlife scene among these ancient cities. Nearby Habarana is a great base for a peaceful stay within easy reach of the region's major attractions. You can experience the paddy fields and day-to-day life of the locals with a day trip to the rural village of Hiriwadunna.

There are historical sights everywhere you turn at the top of Sigiriya. At the main entrance, you'll see the claw feet of the giant lion that once stood guard. Among the ancient ruins of the palace, there are surviving frescoes depicting women known as the Maidens of the Clouds. You'll also find the Mirror Wall, once polished to a shine and now covered in visitor graffiti from as early as the 8th century. If your head's swimming with the height, a stroll in the surviving water gardens and terraces on the ground will have you back to normal in no time.

The easiest way to get to Sigiriya from elsewhere in Sri Lanka is by taxi, but the bus is more budget-friendly. If you're starting in Kandy (about 95km away), first catch the bus to Dambulla, then connect on to Sigiriya itself. You can also fly into Sigiriya Airport, which receives domestic flights and is about 10-15 minutes from the ancient fortress by taxi. Once in Sigiriya, renting a bike or a scooter is the easiest way to get around.

We have 13 hostels in Sigiriya with an average rating of 9.0 based on 395 reviews 13 of 13 properties available in Sigiriya

About Sigiriya

Locals refer to Sigiriya as the Eighth Wonder of the World, and when you see its near-vertical rock face jutting 200 metres above of the surrounding jungle, it's clear why. This formation was the site of a monastery as early as 300 BC, but it's the tenure of King Kasyapa at the end of the 5th century that left behind the ruins. From the remains of the ancient fortress and palace to the surviving art on the walls, there are plenty of treasures to uncover at Sigiriya once you conquer the iron staircase to the top.

Sleep in the middle of Sri Lanka's bustling nature in a hostel in Sigiriya's surrounding jungle, or unwind in a place with an attached yoga school. Sigiriya hostels with lush outdoor terraces and sociable common rooms are ideal for meeting fellow travellers. Air con and free Wi-Fi are standard in a Sigiriya hostel and make for an extra-comfortable stay.

Sigiriya's main focus is the ancient palace, but there are some towns and villages nearby you can explore. Dambulla is famous for its Buddha-filled cave temple and spectacular views of the surrounding forests and mountains. It's also your best bet for a lively nightlife scene among these ancient cities. Nearby Habarana is a great base for a peaceful stay within easy reach of the region's major attractions. You can experience the paddy fields and day-to-day life of the locals with a day trip to the rural village of Hiriwadunna.

There are historical sights everywhere you turn at the top of Sigiriya. At the main entrance, you'll see the claw feet of the giant lion that once stood guard. Among the ancient ruins of the palace, there are surviving frescoes depicting women known as the Maidens of the Clouds. You'll also find the Mirror Wall, once polished to a shine and now covered in visitor graffiti from as early as the 8th century. If your head's swimming with the height, a stroll in the surviving water gardens and terraces on the ground will have you back to normal in no time.

The easiest way to get to Sigiriya from elsewhere in Sri Lanka is by taxi, but the bus is more budget-friendly. If you're starting in Kandy (about 95km away), first catch the bus to Dambulla, then connect on to Sigiriya itself. You can also fly into Sigiriya Airport, which receives domestic flights and is about 10-15 minutes from the ancient fortress by taxi. Once in Sigiriya, renting a bike or a scooter is the easiest way to get around.