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    YMCA Tourist Hostel

    39, Bristol Street, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    “Big clean room”
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    Reviewed 7 May 2014 via mobile

    Staying at The YMCA was amazing. We've stayed there For a week. At first we just wanted a cheap room. But The YMCA is so mutch more than just a room. You are staying in a community of Sri Lankan Christians. The people all want...More

    1  Thank Renjai
    Reviewed 7 March 2014 via mobile

    We were looking for a hotel for one night, located near the railway station. Found this hotel. I think its good for one night, we had a double room with shared bathroom for a good price. You got wifi there, theres also a restaurant with...More

    1  Thank ELa V
    Reviewed 25 January 2014

    Budget Accommodation In Colombo, dormitory rooms are decent , bedding is good condition, however there is lot of noise coming from the main road due to late night buses and trucks.. Bathrooms not very nice, but are satisfactory. The attached restaurant is providing good meals...More

    5  Thank DARSHAN_PENDSE
    Response from Pelhamj, Media Co-ordinator at YMCA Tourist HostelResponded 31 January 2014

    This person has mentioned the fact that the bathrooms are not clean but let me say that the bathrooms were recently refurbished and upgraded. We will submit a photo for your perusal.

    Reviewed 25 January 2014

    The rooms are overpriced but given that Sri Lanka is in general expensive, they aren't so bad. It is nearby Colombo Fort and definitely better than the other lodgings available near the Fort area. There are no attached bathrooms so if your room is a...More

    3  Thank DM_157
    Response from Pelhamj, Media Co-ordinator at YMCA Tourist HostelResponded 31 January 2014

    We have posted about 7 pictures of the recently refurbished bathrooms. There is a concerted effort to disgrace the YMCA when the reports and comments we get are quite to the contrary. I will post some of them. Dear YMCA, such a nice place and...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2014

    We reached Colombo around 10 PM and didnt have time to find any other places to stay so we reached the YMCA to book a room. Its being refurbished but has some rooms open currently. We took a triple room which was essentially one double...More

    1  Thank sn_2010_iimi
    Response from Pelhamj, Media Co-ordinator at YMCA Tourist HostelResponded 14 February 2014

    The YMCA is used as a central point for anyone. When suggesting a location on the website they always refer to a place in relation to the YMCA. That's how famous it is

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    "The building is very close to a main road and as the doors only have slats on them the noise comes in from..."
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    "Try to get a room on the 1st floor because they dont have lifts. If you have sleeping bags, you might prefer..."
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    "just avoid YMCA colombo at any costs"
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