Mirissa

Description

MY Hostels Mirissa is convenient to budget and back-pack travellers. It has a lobby and dining area common room with a homely and warm atmosphere and friendly staff. It has 4 double rooms, A/C and non A/C, with attached wash rooms. Female and mixed dorms with Bunk beds are also available for back-packers with individual lockers. Linen and towels are provided. Meals and laundry services are provided on request and fully equipped communal kitchen is at hand. Fast WiFi connection is available and power points for charging personal electronic equipment are available.

Location

MY Hostels Mirissa, is located close to the Southern tip of the Island of Sri Lanka and close to the equator. Mirissa is a small beach town and a fishing port. Its breathtaking sandy beach is a popular resort for tourists. The secluded beach is ideal to sit back, relax and watch the stunning sunsets and sunrises. An early morning dip in the sea is refreshing. It is safe and you can walk into the water for about 20 meters before the water is waist deep unlike other beaches further South. It is popular for snorkellers and surfers. An excursion to the deeper parts of the sea enables the watching varieties of magnificent whales and schools of dolphins.

Directions

MY Hostels Mirissa located at 12, Sunanda Road, Mirissa, 146 km. from the city of Colombo. 33 km from Galle and 7 km from Matara. Heading towards Matara from Colombo passing the Mirissa Harbor road get off at 2nd bus stop, just opposite the bus stop you find Sunanda Road, walk down Sunanda road for 60 meters you find MY Hostels Mirissa.

Extra information if needed

  • The Beach is within walking distance.
  • Dolphin and whale watching tours.
  • Galle Fort.
  • The Diving School is located close by and equipment can be hired.
  • Blow Hole Situated near the small village of Kudawella, Hoo Manaya (hooting area) is a rare geological formation where water shoots up into the air when wind blows up a natural crack formed in the rocks.
  • Devundara (or Divinuwara) as it is known locally, is the southern-most point of Sri Lanka and well known for the tallest lighthouse on the Island, built by the British in 1889.
  • The Turtle Hatchery.
  • Restaurants, take-away outlets and beach bars are located within walking distance.
  • Board games are available to spend your times at leisure.
  • Parties and events are conducted on Mirissa Beach during weekends.
  • City tours and visits to shops can be arranged on request.
  • Airport pick-up/drops may be arranged

Rates

Room Type Rates
Dorm bed only (8 beds per room) US$ 8 - US$ 14 *
Breakfast US$ 3
Double room only US$ 25 - US$ 45 *
Double A/C room only US$ 30
  • - Female only and mixed dorms available.
  • - Special rates on long stay and groups.
  • * Rate may vary depending on season.