Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Sigiriya, Sri Lanka - Updated 2022

airbnb Sigiriya, Sri Lanka

Sigiriya is believed to be the site of an ancient kingdom and the palace of King Kasyapa is said to have ruled over the surrounding area, from atop the Sigiriya Rock. Once upon a time, the entrance to the inner citadel took the shape of a gaping lion’s head, but the winds have eroded this sculpture to its paws. This awe-inspiring rock fortress is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. If you’re planning a trip to see this dramatic landmark in person, these are some great Airbnb vacation rentals located nearby that will make the excursion extra convenient.

1. Sigiriya village homestay (from USD 10)

Two guest rooms are available at this lovely homestay for a very reasonable price. Located in a quiet neighborhood, you’ll be insulated from the bustle of the city but still within close proximity of some small, locally-owned shops. Should you wish to travel further to attractions like the Sigiriya Rock, your host can also arrange for tuk-tuk transport.

The property is well maintained, with two comfy queen-sized beds and traditional wood furnishings. Air-conditioning in the bedroom also ensures you have a good night’s rest.

Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
326 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was quite clean and air conditioner worked great
book a room before it’s too late :)
we were treated to an amazing sri lankan breakfast spread by mali
would highly recommend - comfortable room with a/c not too far from the main village
the room was tidy and mali was very warm and helpful
the accommodation is clean & comfortable
rooms spotlessly clean secure and comfortable
room was very clean and comfortable
the room is very clean and spacious
the room is very clean and nice
mali is a wonderful host
a very friendly and helpful host
mali was an excellent host
so kind and generous and really took care of us for our stay
mali and her husband are amazing hosts
interesting jungle location walking distance to sigiriya
great location 5 minutes from the main village
the location is beautiful - a quiet location in the jungle
beautiful location super gardens and so peaceful
beautiful setting close to all the local attractions
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2. Sigiri Aliya treehouse (from USD 10)

This treehouse is constructed out of wood and other natural materials. Perched up in the trees, it may take a while for you to spot it! Inside, there is a double bed with mosquito netting and a simple fan. While there is no television, the simplicity of the surroundings will give you an opportunity to disconnect and just enjoy your partner’s company.

For a treehouse, the bathroom is surprisingly modern and has a flush toilet, basin and shower. Food will also be delivered to you and usually is comprised of delicious local cuisine. Staying in this treehouse will definitely form an unforgettable experience!

Sigiri Aliya Tree House
Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
161 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tree house has a very comfortable bed and a welcome hot shower with reliable wifi
the treehouse is very comfortable with a lovely bed and balcony
the treehouse has a wetroom and good fan
food was outstanding and fantastic value for money the breakfast that is included was plentiful
we were very happy with a sri lankan breakfast and not another continental breakfast
towels and sheets were clean
the room and terrace were clean and smelled very nice
a really beautiful space and very clean
the room is well-appointed and clean
it is basic but is clean and has everything you need (even warm water)
cheers roshan for hosting us
rosham and his family are very welcoming and friendly
roshan and his wife chandani were very pleasant and warm hearted hosts
arranging transport giving advice and was very attentive
the accommodation was unique the host was great
the location is good for a walk through the village and a small temple
loved the location being outside of the town
great location real local jungle feeling
location is great for doing sigiriya rock
we really enjoyed our stay at roshan's place
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3. Sigiri Tarushan Homestay (from USD 10)

The Sigiri Tarushan Homestay is a bungalow property that sleeps up to six guests. It’s perfect for large groups looking for a cozy home away from home. Inside the house, there are a total of three double beds and two bathrooms. Previous guests have scored the guesthouse high on cleanliness, so you can expect a comfortable, tidy environment. Your hosts are also able to provide delicious homecooked meals and transport to attractions around the city.

Sigiri Tarushan Homestay B&B | Deluxe Family Room
168 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in bed and breakfast 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no ac but the fan was more than enough to keep us cool at night
delicious sri lankan breakfast and curry for dinner
in the upper room you have a wonderful balcony where you are surrounded by jungle
ac worked well large room with comfortable beds
there are brand new large electric wall fans which cool down the room in seconds
nice clean relaxing and beautiful apartment
rooms are very clean and food is excellent
the room is clean and nice
the rooms have double beds and are spotlessly clean with ensuite toilet and shower rooms
the rooms were very clean and the food was delicious
host and family are lovely people
super nice owners where you immediately feel at home
very friendly and helpful hosts
tarushan was a lovely host and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay
very nice and helpful hosts
good place close to sigiriya rock
close by to all main attractions
it's a great location being so close to sigiriya rock
a very lovely family at a great location
it's slightly off the beaten track but still close enough to walk to all the main attractions
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4. White House homestay (from USD 20)

This guest house is a standalone structure in a striking shade of white. Recently constructed, the interior is modern and new. There are two bedrooms and a total of three beds. The bathrooms are clean and simple, with flush toilets and hot water showers. Authentic Sri Lankan cuisine is prepared for guests and sourced from fresh vegetables grown in the garden. Your hosts also offer excursions, including trips to the national parks and tea plantations.

Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
34 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in home 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
fairly clean room and toilet
nalaka's place was clean and cozy
room was very clean
it's a very nice and clean house
a lovely clean space that is only recently done
the landlord is really friendly and helpful
the hosts are nice and friendly
the hosts were extremely accommodating and the breakfast was fantastic
nalaka is a friendly and helpful host
amazing experience the house is new and the hosts were super nice
nice atmosphere and good location very near sigiriya rock
it was a perfect location for this
the location is nice very chill and quiet
would recommend to anyone staying in sigiriya extremely close to the famous lions rock and dambulla
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5. Sunbeam Villa (from USD 10)

The Sunbeam Villa is a cozy spot for two guests. It features a double bed with mosquito net. The bathroom has a modern, hot water shower, flush toilet and a hairdryer. The house is in a quiet area, so you’ll have plenty of peace and privacy. Trips can be made to various attractions, like the majestic Sigiriya Rock. Your hosts also provide bicycle rentals for a small fee, which will allow you to explore the area independently.

Sunbeam Villa
Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
160 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and one with fan
a comfortable room surrounded by nature
lovely quiet free standing room with birds and nature around
the room was sparkling clean and the air conditioner was a savior on those hot nights
we borrowed bikes and enjoyed our stay more just the wifi is little slow as everywhere around
very clean new and well maintained place
the room and bathroom are very clean shits and towels are clean too
the room was clean and spacious
the cabin was spotlessly clean with everything we needed
the room was clean spacious and quaint
good hospitality by host
host took care of every detail regarding site seeing
our host and his family were kind and generous
the owner is a very very friendly person
nilu was a fantastic host
it is located and a very peaceful spot that is close enough to everything
this is the perfect location for exploring sigiriya which is about 10mins away by tuktuk
sunbeam was a lovely place to stay
sunbeam was a beautiful place to stay in in the middle of nature
so it is a good location for visiting the lions rock
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6. Peaceful Sigiriya Guesthouse (from USD 18)

This guesthouse makes a cozy dwelling for two. It is equipped with modern furnishings, including a flush toilet and a clean, bright shower with hot water. The queen-sized bed is spacious and can sleep two with ease. Each morning you will be served a sumptuous breakfast. Authentic Sri Lankan dishes can also be provided for your lunch and dinner at an extra charge.

The front of the house opens up onto a veranda, where you can enjoy the garden from a shady vantage point. From the guesthouse, a short walk will bring you to the famous Sigiriya Rock and other points of interest.

Peaceful Sigiriya Guesthouse
Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
346 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room is spacious with an efficient air conditioning unit and mosquito net
the room is wonderful with a really nice view
he made delicious breakfast lunch and dinner
we had our own little table outside with an impressive spread of classic sri lankan dishes
the room offered was beautiful
very clean and spacious room
it was stunningly clean
the apartment was clean nice and comfortable
the surroundings are also very clean and green
the place was very nice clean and peaceful
anura and his wife were wonderful hosts
the hosts were very kind and helped us carry our luggage
anura and his wife are excellent hosts
the host is wonderful and it is a delight to experience his hospitality
anura is such a kind man and took great care of us
perfect location to visit different places around sigiriya; walking distance to lion rock and pidurangala
fantastic location to walk to lions rock
great location to get to town and the hikes
perfect location close to sigirya rock and yet away from the crowds
great place to stay within walking distance of sigiriya lion rock
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7. Sigiri Lodge Bed and Breakfast (from USD 12)

This spacious bed and breakfast has plenty of room for up to six guests. There are a total of three bedrooms and five beds to accommodate your group’s sleeping arrangements. Additionally, the property has three full bathrooms, which eases the wait when everyone is rushing for their morning shower. Toiletries and a hairdryer are also available. Outside, there is a terrace, where you can enjoy a mug of tea and a garden full of local flora and even some curious monkeys and squirrels.

Sigiri Lodge Bed and Breakfast
Sigiriya, Sigiriya lion rock, Sri Lanka
76 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in villa 3 Beds 5 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
room was clean and nice fan and mosquitonet included
beautiful garden and great breakfast
the room was clean
the room was very clean and the gardens absolutely stunning
in general the place was kept clean
peaceful and clean accomodation just a short tuk-tuk ride from sigiriya
the space is private and clean perfect for families
the host is really friendly
host was very nice and helpful
the host is super kind and helpful
the husband and wife owners are simply lovely people
host and his family were great
perfect location for getting to sigiriya
a good place near the lion rock
sigiri’s house is a really nice place close to sigiriya and surroundings
sigiri lodge is a wonderful place to stay ideally located to visit this part of sri lanka
i only can recommend this wonderful place middle in the nature
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8. Lake view treehouse

This lake view treehouse is a sanctuary for nature lovers. The surrounding woods are home to native creatures, like deer and even elephants, and you’ll be sure to hear a symphony of birdcalls throughout the day. The house itself is a cozy wood structure nestled amongst the trees, with vibrant paintings and fabrics that give the space a vibrant and cheerful atmosphere.

With two bedrooms and two beds, the house is ideal for groups of four, including families or couples looking for a getaway from the city. The property also has two private bathrooms.

Lake View Tree House sigiriya B&B
Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
126 reviews
Private room in cottage 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

9. Sigiri double room with fan

This is a guest room owned by a friendly family of three. The room is simple but homely, with a queen-sized bed draped with a traditional lace canopy. A rotating fan adds comfort on balmy nights. The bathroom is also well lit and clean. Outside there is a dining table, so you can take your meals outdoors with a fantastic view of the lush gardens. Breakfast and dinner are provided daily and feature a varied spread of local and international dishes.

Sigiri corridor (standard double room with A/C)
Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
292 reviews
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds excellent a/c very fast wifi connection and fulfilling local breakfast
definitely recommendable although the wi-fi connection didn't really work from our room
room was clean included a fan ac and hairdryer which all helped in the sigyra heat
the breakfast was one of the best i had with many varieties of local specialities
had a great stay and a lovely breakfast
room was clean and comfortable
the room and bathroom were clean and tidy
the room was clean and comfortable
also the room was very clean and comfortable
everything is absolutely clean
host was very helpful
the hosts are lovely
danushka was a great host
danushka and his wife were amazing hosts
danushka and his wife were very good hosts
ideal for a relaxing time that’s close to sigiriya rock (20 min walk)
central location to sigirya town and attractions
location is great and so is the family running this place
the location of the b&b is great
both rocks are beautiful and within walking distance
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10. Sigiri deluxe triple room

This is a private room for three in a cozy guesthouse. It features a queen bed and single bed, both with mosquito netting to ensure you have a restful sleep. Air-conditioning will add extra comfort when the temperatures rise at certain times of the year. You’ll also have access to one private bathroom. During your stay, you’ll be treated to some amazing local dishes prepared lovingly by the hosts. From the guesthouse, attractions like the iconic Dambulla cave temple and Pidurangala Rock are all within reach.

Sigiri corridor ( family room with rock shadow)
Sigiriya, Central Province, Sri Lanka
65 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the room was clean and comfortable and has a nice patio to sit on
the food was really good dinner and breakfast different for the two nights i booked in for
need to improve light and sheet on the bed
great family amazing room amazing breakfast great thanks to the hostess for her warm hospitality
clean and will recommend
the room was very clean and new
communication with him was easy the room was clean and big and well situated
hot shower was very welcome and everything was spotlessly clean
it was very very clean and had strong ac
danushka was a great host
hosts were always ready to help
danushka is an amazing host highly recommend dinners offered by the host
danushka was a great host who took excellent care of us
danushka and his wife are wonderful and attentive hosts
a nice place to stay near sigiriya
amazing place highly recommended location is great close to sigiriya rock 10 minutes walk
the place is excellent and near lion rock
loved staying here the location is perfect for going to sigirya
danushka's place was great it is super close to lion's rock
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Stunning Sigiriya

Sigiriya Rock is the prime attraction of the area and it alone draws streams of locals and tourists daily. Be sure to keep this list of accommodations on hand if you’re planning a trip, especially if you’re going during the peak tourist seasons of July and August.

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