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Fig and Gecko Hostel Hostel

327/7 Nuwarawewa Watta, Mihintale Road, Anuradhapura, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Fig and Gecko Hostel serves good food, advise on & book tours, and have good local knowledge. Read more

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Washing machine

Important Information

1. Cancellation policy: At least 3 days advance notice for free cancellation.
2. Check in from 12:00 noon to 22:30.
3. Check out before 10:00.
4. Payment upon arrival by cash.
5. No food purchased outside of the hostel to be brought onto the premises.
6. The accommodation area is for access by paying guests only.
7. Age restrictions: No children under 16 in dorms. Children under 5 allowed in the en-suite with their parents.
8. Guests may participate in cultural activities, with 24 hours’ notice, but these cannot be guaranteed. 72 hours’ notice is required for guaranteed activities.
9. Reception working hours 10:00 - 22:30.
10.Free pickup service.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Anuradhapura?

Contact us directly

Fig and Gecko Hostel serves good food, advise on & book tours, and have good local knowledge. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 6 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Fig and Gecko Hostel

Our unique hostel located in Anuradhapura is a renovated colonial house, naturally cool with an added cooling air system, has a large wooded garden frequented by monkeys, animals, birds, and geckos, is the HQ and accommodation for our Give A Fig Volunteers, and is the center of our freely given education and development work, which includes training orphans in English, and the hospitality and tourism industry. We serve good food, advise on & book tours, and have good local knowledge, offer cookery classes at the hostel, and pottery, basket weaving, and wood carving at local villages.

Accommodation Information

We have 16 bunk beds, 8 in a female dorm. and 8 in a male dorm, 5 twin cubicles, and one en-suite room, and we assure you of a warm welcome.

Location Information

We are situated close to the area's largest lake, paddy fields, archaeological sites, 100 yards from a bus top to take you nationwide, within easy reach of the sacred sites of Mihintale, and Anuradhpaura, as well as the town, and main train station. The important national parks of Wilpattu and Minneriya are also close.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.