Situated in Anuradhapura, Fig and Gecko Hostel features a garden and free WiFi. The property features a terrace, as well as a shared lounge.

Guests at the hostel can enjoy a basic breakfast. The restaurant at Fig and Gecko Hostel serves international cuisine.

Cycling is among the activities that guests can enjoy near the accommodation.

The World Heritage Sacred City of Anuradhapura is 1.6 miles from the Fig and Gecko. Local points of interest like Twin Ponds and Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi are reachable within 1.7 miles and 3.1 km, respectively.

Fig and Gecko Hostel has been welcoming guests since 9 Sept 2017.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.1)

Breakfast info

Continental, Asian, American

Free private parking available on-site


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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do you have planned events or activities?
    Answered on 18 November 2019
  • Is it quiet at night?
    Answered on 18 November 2019
  • Do you offer luggage storage?
    Yes. Our guests can store their luggage in their room.
    Answered on 24 February 2022
  • Are sheets and towels included?
    Inclouding just sheets
    Answered on 18 November 2019
  • Do I need a lock for the lockers?
    no, we will give you lockers & locker keys
    Answered on 18 November 2019
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Property surroundings *
1 restaurant on site

    The Fig and Gecko

    Cuisine: International

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of Fig and Gecko Hostel
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Bicycle rental Additional charge
  • Cooking class Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Themed dinner nights Off-site Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Movie nights
  • Cycling Off-site
Food & Drink
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Packed lunches
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Fig and Gecko Hostel takes special requests - add in the next step!


12:00 - 21:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


07:30 - 11:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.

The fine print

Please note that check-in after 18:00 must be arranged with the Fig and Gecko 24 hours prior to arrival. Check in after 21:00 carries a surcharge of USD 10.

Please note that the property can arrange pick up services from the main train station, and the New and Old Bus stations for free between 09:00 and 21:00, but guests must call us in advance.
After 21:00, we will pick up for free only by prior arrangement.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Fig and Gecko Hostel

  • Fig and Gecko Hostel is 3.7 miles from the centre of Anuradhapura.

  • Guests staying at Fig and Gecko Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Asian
    • American

  • Check-in at Fig and Gecko Hostel is from 12:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Fig and Gecko Hostel has 1 restaurant:

    • The Fig and Gecko

  • Fig and Gecko Hostel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Bicycle rental (additional charge)
    • Bike tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Movie nights
    • Cooking class
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Bicycle rental

  • The prices at Fig and Gecko Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.