MY Hostels Weligama was incorporated recently with the object of building and renting out hostel facilities for the tourists seeking reasonably cheap accommodation in different locations in Sri Lanka. MY Hostels Weligama, is located close to the Southern point of the Island of Sri Lanka and close to the equator. MY Hostels Weligama has a lobby and dining area common room with a homely and warm atmosphere and friendly staff. It has Female and mixed dorms, A/C and non A/C, with individual lockers, bunk beds and attached wash rooms. 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.


Weligama is a beach town with breathtaking sandy beach, its popular for tourists and surfers.


From Weligama Bus and Train Station, it is a bought 1 km or 15-minute walk. Head towards Mirissa along the Matara Road and as you pass the board Weligama on the left hand side you find MY Hostels. You can also get a Tuk Tuk for around LKR 150.

- Private Vehicle is the quickest, we can arrange you a private vehicle for about LKR 12000 from the airport all inclusive.
- Highway bus to Matara/airport leaves twice per day. From Matara it is a short train or bus ride to Weligama.

- Highway bus from Colombo to Matara leaves every half hour, its a short train or bus ride to Weligama.
- Train from Colombo Fort to Weligama, scenic coastal route, 3 hours from Colombo.

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


Room Type Rates
Dorm bed only US$ 7 - US$ 15 *
Breakfast US$ 3
Double room only US$ 30 - US$ 35 *
Double A/C room only US$ 30 - 40 *
  • - Female only and mixed dorms available.
  • - Special rates on long stay and groups.
  • * Rate may vary depending on season.


Things to Note and Policies

  • Cancellation policy: At least 2 days advance notice for free cancellation.
  • Check in from 14:00
  • Check out before 12:00 noon
  • Payment upon arrival by cash only
  • No Smoking in rooms
  • Age restriction: 18 and over
  • Reception working 24 hours

Contact Details

MY-Hostels Weligama
693 Matara Road,
Weligama, Sri Lanka.

Landline: +94 412 260 640
Mobile: +94 766 734 463
Email: weligama@myhostels-srilanka.com