If you're a first time visitor to Sri Lanka, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller hotel could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about hotels in Sri Lanka.
Here are some of the most recommended hotels in Sri Lanka.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:
"Heritance Kandalama: This place is right at the heart of the cultural triangle." See More
"Horton Plains is interesting, because it's at such a high altitude that it has a moorland feel that looks so different to the rest of Sri Lanka, but be aware that although it may feel cool, it's a very long 10km circular trek to World's End Trail with little shade (yes, we got horribly sunburned)." See More
"Another tourist friendly place closer to the main highway junction is Cinnamon Lodge Habarana." See More
"Colombo City Hotel HotelHostel First Colombo Beach Hostel" See More
"His country estate at Lunuganga is a treat!" See More
"If I may recommend, Era Beach by Jetwing is amazing." See More
"Talalla Surf Camp - This location seems legit and could be the ideal place for you." See More
"In Nuwara Eliya, I loved Heritance Tea Factory." See More
"We stayed at Saman's Guesthouse - Habarana where we slept in a treehouse hotel called Eagle's Wings Lodge Habarana and visited Minneriya National Park where we witnesse elephants migrating in the summer time." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Sri Lanka.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.