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SLIDA hostel

Course participants of SLIDA could enjoy the opportunity of living away from their work station and adopt themselves to the learning environment of the institute.
The residential center is located in the same premises where the institute is located. This is in a highly residential area but away from the usual environmental hazards like noise and dust etc.
A total of 66 rooms are available with 82 beds comprising 60 single rooms, 4 shared rooms with A/C (12 beds) and 2 rooms shared without A/C (10 beds).
This center also has private study area, lobbies, computer, internet, IDD and telephone facilities. A catering service with Eastern or Western cuisine is available on request.
Please Contact 011 2 582181 For Reservations.


They provide accommodation for following costs
Category A-1 Including Dinner & Breakfast (Attached bathrooms).
• Non AC Single occupancy (A-1A) SL Rs.1575 + 14% tax
• Non AC double occupancy (A-1B) SL Rs.2795 + 14%tax
Category A-2 Normal rooms with Dinner & Breakfast (without attached bath rooms)- Common bath rooms
• Non AC Single occupancy (A-2A) SL Rs.1075 + 14% tax
• Non AC double occupancy (A-2B) SL Rs.1795 + 14% tax

SLFI ( Sri lanka Foundation Institute ) Low cost Accommodation ( Conference Venue)
A/C Category- Category B
Category B-1 Including Dinner & Breakfast (Attached bathrooms).
• AC room single occupancy (B-1A) - SL Rs .2285 + 14% tax
• AC room double occupancy (B-1B) -SL Rs.3725 + 14% tax alternate text

Category B-2 Normal rooms with Dinner & Breakfast (without attached bath rooms)
• AC room single occupancy (B-2A) -SL Rs.1785 + 14% tax
• AC room double occupancy ( B-2B) -SL Rs.2725 + 14% tax

Conditions in Low cost accommodation arrangements
- Priority booking basis
- All payments are subjected to

- US $ 20 administration fee (Foreign participants)
- SL Rs 500/- administration fee (local participants)
- If low cost Accommodation is required it should be confirm at the time of registration.
- Total accommodation fee should pay with the registration fee. Scan copy of the bank payment slip should send with the scan copy of the registration form to our E-Mail as an attachment for registration

YWCA- Headquarters- No. 7, Rotunda Gardens, Colombo3

  • Eight tidy, basic rooms that surround a leafy courtyard.
  • A secure, homely refuge for female travelers; men can stay if they're with a female companion.
  • There are women-only rooms with shared bathroom while mixed rooms have private bathrooms.
  • A cheap cafeteria, open from Monday to Saturday for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Hostel & Guest Rooms

  • The Students’ Hostel provides accommodation for 146 students.
  • The majority of the students attend Universities, while some follow educational courses for CIMA, banking, Chartered Accountancy, Information Technology, Law, Management Science, Arts and Architecture.
  • 17 Guest rooms with high rates of occupancy. There is a great demand by both local and foreign Guests for these rooms.
  • Y-2-Net, Library, Recreation TV, Food Outlet and the Cafeteria are the other facilities available.
  • A safe, secure and a friendly atmosphere for many young girls coming from all parts of Sri Lanka.
  • Christmas Play staged by the Hostellers.

Information of Accommodation

International Unit of Colombo University, Room 282, Faculty of Arts, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. 0094 11 2597386
They are supposed to coordinate international student programmes so might be helpful regarding accommodation facilities.

Prof. P. D. Gunatilake, 35A Guildford Crescent, Colombo 07. : +94 11 2697028

Mr. W.I. Gunawardena,273 Piliyandala Road, Devulpitiya. : +94 11 2810781

Mr. Mohan Jayaratne,70, Ananda Rajakaruna Mw, Colombo 08. : +94 11 2695665

Mr. S.M. Dharmakeerthi, 671, Subuthi Mawatha ,Subuthipura, Battaramulla.: +94 11 2874331

Hilton Jaic Tower Colombo

  • Located in Union Place, within the heart of Colombo.
  • 172 apartments with two types of designs ranging from 1400 sq. ft till 2300 sq.ft .
  • All bedrooms feature parquet flooring and built in wardrobes as well as split air-conditioning system with remote control.
  • State of art kitchen facilities and equipment including microwave oven and utensils, cutlery & crockery.
  • Living room with a separate sitting and dining area is specious and welcoming.
  • Two bath rooms with WC per apartment.
  • All apartments lead to generous private balconies with panoramic view of the ocean or Colombo harbor.
  • Apartments also feature a separate maid's quarter, washing machine with dryer, TV and video.
  • The key card system ensures complete security.
  • Bedroom Family Suite -$198 per night. Monthly rates can be negotiated


SOVEREIGN Coporate Hotel

Victoria Park Mansions

  • Located on DaramapalaMawatha, Colombo7, opposite luxuriantly green Vihara Maha Devi Park (Victoria Park) and close to the Colombo Municipal town Hall.
  • It is minutes from business, restaurant and shopping areas.
  • 3 Bed rooms and each room have bathroom & balcony.
  • 2 queen beds and 1 single bed.
  • Separate living and & dining areas.
  • Monthly Rent of a 3BR apartment US$ 1300 -1500