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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
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Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.


Hangover Hostels Ella

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness
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Property Description

The 4th hostel of a reputable chain of hostels in Sri Lanka, Hangover Hostels Ella is situated just 3 minutes walk from the train station and the main town. The hostel provides modern, comfortable, clean and safe accommodation with all modern amenities such as free Wi-Fi access in all areas, AC ed rooms and dorms, hot water showers and large lockers that can fit any size of backpack. Headed by an Internationally experienced manager, the hostel has staff that speaks English and possess good local knowledge to help travelers have a memorable stay and experience Ella to the fullest.

1. 2 days advance notice for free cancellation, after this period you will be charged for the full duration of your booking.
2. Check in from 14:00.
3. Check out before 12:00 noon.
4. Payment upon arrival by cash and Card.
5. Reception working hours 24 hours. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.2

  • Security 9.2

  • Location 9.8

  • Staff 9.0

  • Atmosphere 8.3

  • Cleanliness 8.7

  • Facilities 8.6

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    27 Feb 2019
    Arjit and Shehan are incredible. Best staff I’ve encountered in any hostel. I would 10000% recommend this hostel to everyone. Great rooms, yoga twice a day, 2 usb plugs next to bed with light. All in all, amazing! Thank you.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    03 May 2019
    Awesome hostel. One of the best I’ve a stayed at in Sri Lanka. Really good vibe. The staff are really helpful and there is a lot of information at reception about activities to do and how to get around. Great location, close to Ella station and a lot of good restaurants and bars and walking distance to a bunch of good stuff to see around Ella
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9


    20 Apr 2019
    Reception staff are extremely friendly and helpful in organising trips around Ella. Great location for train station. Shower not very powerful but apart from that, the rooms are great!
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 8.9


    17 Mar 2019
    A hostel in Ella village in a very nice location, the breakfast terrace has an awesome view, you can also take yoga lessons there 😊
    Hungary, Male, 41+
  • 8.6


    22 Apr 2019
    Great location, comfy beds!
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    18 Apr 2019
    Perfect location, near the train station and the town centre. Lovely clean room and friendly staff.
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 8.6


    31 Mar 2019
    Location and staff excellent. I do believe value for money is poor. Expensive hostel with no free breakfast despite a picture of the breakfast on the page? It’s priced at 350. Very helpful at organising tours and making navigating Ella helpful. Vibe wasn’t brilliant - but most people up early to hike so expected!
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    04 Mar 2019
    Great staff, super friendly and helpful. Slightly weird vibe but I guess that just depends on who is in the hostel, rather than the staff of hostel itself. Was unlucky to share with some loud people! Everything else was great, slightly more expensive than some of the hostels I’ve stayed but it was a great location for everything. Only problem with security was that my dorm didn’t have a working key card lock so the key stayed in the door meaning anyone could get it. Felt safe otherwise.
    England, Female, 25-30
  • 8.3


    23 Feb 2019
    Hostel is in a good location and has lovely staff working there. We did think it was very overpriced compared to all other hostels in Sri Lanka. No breakfast is included and the hostel was quite tired and needs some work. Air con in the room didn’t work and there was mold and leaks in the ceiling of the room. The beds were comfortable and large but as a chain hostel we feel not enough interest has been put into keeping this hostel maintained. There is also not a big social atmosphere for solos.
    New Zealand, Couple, 18-24
  • 5.4


    25 Mar 2019
    Really disappointed no body made the effort to chat to you and the staff was miserable as sin. Expensive for what you got plus no free breakfast how much to fry up some eggs and toast jesus!! Wouldnt return
    England, Male, 31-40
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  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Washing Machine
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
  • Board Games
  • Foosball