The town of Dambulla is situated about 72 km (44 miles) north of Kandy and 148 km (91 miles) northeast of Colombo. Dambulla town is the home of Dambulla Cave Temple, which, over the years, has attracted many tourists to this part of Sri Lanka. Apart from the Dambulla Cave Temple, travellers also have a wide number of attractions to discover here, including the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and the Golden Buddha Temple.
Spending a night or two in Dambulla is a perfect idea if you are looking to completely explore the Cultural Triangle, which includes Sigiriya, Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa. For peaceful nights during your stay, scroll down and check out the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals in Dambulla, Sri Lanka.
Come and enjoy all the calmness, serenity and tranquillity that Dambulla, Sri Lanka, has to offer by booking this lovely, two-bedroom villa, located only two minutes’ drive from the town centre. The first thing you will notice when you walk inside your new home is a spacious living room, which is furnished with a seven-seater sofa, air conditioning, cable TV and a working space for your laptop.
Both bedrooms are en-suite and equipped with comfortable queen-size beds, dressing tables and wardrobes. Other amenities worth mentioning include a secure parking space, unlimited access to the internet and an infinity swimming pool.
Raintree VillaDambulla, Central Province, Sri LankaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe table is set on an open patio and you can enjoy the view of her gardenthe bed was comfortable with light covers and there was a/c in both roomsthe house is comfortable and has a huge balcony from where you can look at the starspool needed a bit of upgrading otherwise perfectthe upstairs room was huge with a king and 3 twins and still plenty of room for suitcaseseverything was very clean and modernclean and well keptthe villa was very clean and had everything we requiredthe house was clean and spatiousit is quiet clean and spacious
Host:fantastic service from our host all roundthe staff were friendly and welcomingthe host is nice and kindthe staff were friendly and accommodatingthe staff are very attentive and kindRead more reviewsthe location was seclusion perfectionwhat an absolutely beautiful locationloved the location and the garden facilitiesit was in the middle of a village which was ideal for walks and explorationtotally peaceful location nice local lanes to wander around
This is a romantic, one-bedroom cottage, located in a private and secure farm, only 10 minutes’ drive from the town centre of Dambulla, Sri Lanka. The first thing you will love about this accommodation is its proximity to important social amenities, such as the gym, grocery store, hotels and restaurants. Your accommodation consists of a single bedroom, a living room and a private bathroom. Other amenities worth mentioning include a two-seater kayak, a cable TV and an infinity swimming pool. The host is always happy to provide you with linen, towels and toiletries, upon request.
Top guest reviewsair conditioning as well as the internet worked greatthe view was spectacular and the rooms are breathtakinggreat rustic room with amazing views of the mountains in the day and fireflies at nightwe slept the night with a ceiling fan - it wasnt too bad since the weather improvednice rustic room overlooking beautiful jungle and mountain viewseverything was also very clean and nicely presentedthe whole place is well maintained and very cleanthe place is very basic but very cleani walked barefoot and my feet were cleanthe cottage was perfect for the two of us and although basic was clean and well presented
Host:our host was greatthe staff were super helpfulour host was very friendlythe care taker was very quirkysue was an amazing host along with her staffRead more reviewsit's like a paradise locationit seemed like a close knit familyvery good place in the forest close to dambullalovely place situated right in the middle of a large 14-acre spacethe location is quiet and peaceful great for star-watching
Oasis Tourist Family Resort is a luxurious vacation home, located in a very friendly neighbourhood in Dambulla, Sri Lanka. By securing this accommodation, you will have placed yourself in one of the best locations in Dambulla, where you will be able to easily access major social amenities, such as shops, restaurants and boutiques. The accommodation consists of a living room, a bedroom and a private bathroom. The bedroom has a comfy double bed, a dressing table and a mirror.
As for your entertainment purposes, you will have access to the lounge, where you will be able to enjoy your favourite program, as you rest on the comfortable sofa. Ample parking space is also available on the premises.
Oasis Tourist Family Resort
Top guest reviewsthe room was quite dark and hot even with a fanthey nicely offered to use the a/c in the room at the warmest hours of the daywe had delicious dinner and breakfastwe had dinner and breakfast both of which were brilliantabsolutely satisfied good wifi clean and confortable good food and super helpfull staffbedroom was clean and comfortableeverything was very clean and looked exactly like the picturesthe room and bathroom were extremely clean and a welcome cup of tea was a nice touchthe food was great and the accommodation clean and cosythe room was comfortable and clean
Host:the owner is a very nice old manvery nice place and very nice hostthe host and his wife are fantastic and make sure you have everything you needthe hosts are full of great local informationbest host i had in sri lanka after travelling for 3 weeksRead more reviewsgreat place to stay close to the golden cavehighly recommended great location 5 minutes walk from the templeit is a short walk from the house to the main tourist attraction - buddhist cavesif i were to return to dambulla i would return without any doubt to this magnificent placeotherwise dambulla has not much to offer going to sigiriya/ pidurangala is easy by bus
After a tiring day exploring the beautiful town of Dambulla, you should consider booking this lovely accommodation, located only 10 minutes’ drive from the town centre. The first thing you will love about this accommodation is the fact that it is located in a very peaceful and quiet neighbourhood, guaranteeing you a peaceful night’s rest. Given its spacious nature, this accommodation can host up to eight guests in its four bedrooms, each furnished with a double bed, a closet and a dressing table.
You will also have access to the private living room, equipped with a large-screen TV to maximize your comfort. This accommodation is highly recommended for couples, solo adventurers and families.
Vihanga VillageDambulla, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe outdoor bathrooms are so cool and the wi-fi worked super wellthe rooms and bathrooms are beautiful and nestled in naturegreat local breakfasts to with roti and dahl currythe best thing about this place is the bathroom you feel like you are showering in the woodslarge family room clean airy with fresh linen and mosquito nets
Host:she was even kind enough to share recipes had the best time therebeautiful place with very friendly hostthe host was really friendly and made us fantastic breakfast and dinnerarrived late in the afternoon hosts were very welcominggood cuisine and welcoming hostsRead more reviewsvihanga village was a perfect place to escape to after exploring dumbulla and sigiriyavery interesting place with tons of nice touchesloved the quite secluded location of the place it's conveniently marked on g mapsjust behind the main road vihanga village is a based in a very quiet and beautiful settingthe couple running the place where very sweet and helpful
Come and unwind in this luxurious resort during your stay in Dambulla, Sri Lanka. This accommodation is highly recommended because of its proximity to various attractions, including the Dambulla Cave Temple, the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and the golden Buddha Temple. If you book this accommodation you will have access to the full house, which consists of two bedrooms, a living room and a kitchen space.
Each of the bedrooms is spacious and furnished with a double bed, a dressing table and a working space for your laptop. Guests are always welcome to prepare their favourite meals in the kitchen, which is fully equipped with a microwave, toaster, fridge, a cooktop and utensils. Ample parking space is also available.
Dambulla Girilena Resort
Top guest reviewsthe breakfast was stunningthe smart and well-furnished accommodation is spotless with good air conditioning and shower roomthere was a mosquito net over the bed very usefulthe space was perfectly clean and modernthe place is very clean and has a comfy bed
Host:janaka was a perfect hostour host was very helpful and he is a great cookfriendly host completed the experience and made for a great stayask the staff any issues -- they are quite helpfulRead more reviewsvery good location within walking distance of the cave templejanaka has very well appointed rooms in a quiet location near the temple cavesa great place to staygood place to stay very near to attractions host serves breakfast overall good experiencegreat location for visiting the cave temples and a quick tuk-tuk ride into town for dinner
At an affordable price, you can secure this lovely, two-bedroom apartment, located only 20 minutes’ drive from the town centre of Dambulla, Sri Lanka. This accommodation is recommended to travellers who are looking to explore the most famous attractions that can be found in Dambulla, including the Dambulla Cave Temple, the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and the Golden Buddha Temple.
Your accommodation consists of two rooms, each furnished with comfortable beds, air conditioning and a cable TV. You will also have access to your own private bathroom, which has a walk-in shower, a bath and a water closet. Towels, linen and toiletries are also provided by the host.
Green House ResortDambulla, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe place has a beautiful garden and we were lucky to have two comfortable king sized bedsthe room was really nicely presented with huge bedssimple but clean and functional good food
Host:supun was very kind and nice hostsupun is very helpful kind and extremely fast respondingRead more reviewsthe place is good to stay
Welcome to Dambulla, Sri Lanka. While you are here, you might as well book this comfortable accommodation, located only 50 meters (164 feet) from the Golden Buddha Temple. Due to its spacious nature, this accommodation is highly recommended for couples and solo travellers. Your new home consists of a single bedroom, a private bathroom and a balcony that will award you with stunning views of the Golden Buddha Temple.
As for your entertainment, you can always go to the shared common room, where you will find comfortable sofas and a cable TV. Linen, towels and toiletries are also provided by the host.
Balcony Room right in front of Golden TempleDambulla, North Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsno ac but the fan worked well and made a good temperature in the roomthe room is basic with a fan and a private bathroom with hot waterquite cozy and comfortable hot water and fanliving with christina was very pleasant we were in good facilitieswe stayed in the luxury room which was comfortable and had a hot shower and a fanperfect place really clean and peacfullthe room is clean and cozythe room is clean and comfortableand the room is clean and the hot shower is running wellthe room was clean and we had everything we needed
Host:host was extremely helpfulhost was friendly and warmanother staffs are also kind and helpfulchristiane is a nice hostthe host christiane is friendly and kindRead more reviewsane the location is very goodgreat location easy to findlocation is good and quiet near the caveslocation was great for the golden templechristiane's place is in a brilliant location literally 2 mins away from the cave temples
Come and experience all the charms that Dambulla, Sri Lanka, has to offer as you book this lovely accommodation, located only 50 meters (164 feet) from the Golden Buddha Temple. Apart from being close to this historic site, you will also be close to the town centre, where you will be able to access major social amenities, such as bars, restaurants and cafes.
Your booked apartment is a spacious studio furnished with a king-size bed, cable TV and air conditioning. Guests can prepare their own meals in the kitchenette, which is fully equipped with a microwave, an oven, a cooktop and utensils. Linen and toiletries are also provided by the host.
Oasis - Studio in great locationDambulla, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsit came with a mosquito net and fannice room and relatively cool even without a/cthe studio is really nice big and clean quietit was clean basic and a great priceroom was nice and cleanthe room was very cleanthe room was clean with a mosquito net
Host:host is a lovely familythe owner super coolthey were very kindshe is kind and give you tips around therechristiane was friendly as her husband and the staffRead more reviewsdambulla is great location for going aroundnice room in walking distance of the rock templegreat location for the cave templescurry shop next to golden buddha is interesting you would enjoy with itperfect place to visit the temple it is just a few meter away across the road
Christiane welcomes you to spend a night or more in her bright and colourful apartment, located only five minutes’ drive from the trade centre of Dambulla, Sri Lanka. The first thing you will love about this accommodation is its proximity to the local social amenities, such as bars, restaurants, cafes and hotels. Inside your new home, you should expect to find a living room, which is fully furnished with comfortable sofas, a coffee table and air conditioning.
As for your sleeping arrangements, you have a comfy double bed and a dressing table in the bedroom. Ample parking space is also available, upon request.
Pink Room - with extra long bed!
As you’re planning your vacation to Dambulla, Sri Lanka, you should secure this charming apartment, located between the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and the Rock Temple Dambulla. Apart from being close to these UNESCO World Heritage Sites, you will also be close to the best social amenities you can find in Dambulla, including bars, restaurants and boutiques.
Your booked space consists of a single bedroom furnished with a cable TV, a closet, a dressing table, an armchair and air conditioning. You will also have access to your own private bathroom, which has a bath, a sink and a water closet. Guests are always welcome to the shared lounge area, where they can have their meals as they interact with other guests.
Sun and Green Eco Lodge Double Room Sigiriya endDambulla, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe room itself was clean and comfortable with aircon and a mosquito net over the bedquiet place clean comfortablesheets were clean and towels were providedvery cozy and clean placevery close to all the attractions of the cultural triangle it offers a fantastic and clean swimming pool
Host:neal is a great hostneil is an excellent hostneil and his family are wonderful hosts and we recommend staying at his househe is careful and his advices are very helpfuldelicious breakfast and polite host with his familyRead more reviewsclose to some delicious local food toothe room was nice & the location was good with buses stopping right out the frontneil's place is a nice value for money place near many of the places to see around dambullaneil's place was good for the priceit is a perfect place to relax after a day of hiking
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