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No 40 Melbourne Avenue on Marine Drive, Colombo 00400 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The location of this hotel is not the best. It’s on busy Marine Drive with a railway line running along the seafront. Road noise is an issue despite us being on the 8th floor. The staff try very hard to attend to every need but...More

Thank Suchitra64
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Suchitra, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are sorry we did not meet your expectations. Sorry for the inconvenience caused for the construction as it is beyond our control and it is done by the local authorities. All constructive points are well...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I stayed in Hotel Ocean Colombo when my family and I were vacationing Sri Lanka in March this year. Rooms with panoramic seafront view. Also, facing the railway track, hence it was awesome watching the train go by. The location, close to...More

Thank Prema M
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Prema, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you have enjoyed you stay with us. Thank you for all the recommendations. I will share this comment with Dulsey & Stanley and the Ocean Team. We look forward to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located right in front of the ocean and offers stunning view. The rooms are well equipped, big, and the full ocean view from room is to die for. Sleep quality was nice. Staff are courteous and service is really good. Food is...More

Thank Tanya M
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tanya, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you have enjoyed you stay with us. Thank you for all the recommendations. We look forward to welcome you again to The Ocean Family. Kind Regards, Warren Jesudhason.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has everything that you need for a good stay, but probably doesn't have the required stars. The room are not huge but comfortable. The food is really good (we just had dinner). I guess all rooms have sea view. There is a road...More

1  Thank Anamica_Banerjee
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Anamica, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are happy your enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for all recommendations. We look forward to welcome you again to The Ocean Family. Kind Regards, Warren Jesudhason.

Reviewed 28 July 2018

This was our first stay in Sri Lanka, so we were still getting accustomed to the service we could expect. The rooms were clean, comfortable and with a delightful view. From memory, the rooms had INTERNATIONAL powerpoints. The restaurant, which we used for two breakfasts...More

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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the excellent detailed recommendations and highlights of your stay. We certainly look forward to welcome you again to The Ocean Family in your...More

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Description
The Ocean Colombo is located facing the vast expanse of the Indian Ocean with 49 stylishly designed guest rooms. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
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Traveller (220)
Room & Suite (141)
Dining (21)
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Rajalakshmi K
13 March 2018|
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Response from iamshubh | Reviewed this property |
The Ocean Hotel has vegetarian food but their service is slow. I am a non-vegetarian so the food I found was quite delicious. So not sure about vegetarian food. You get taxi service in front of the reception. But, will... More
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"Go for higher floors- it has 10 floors."
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"ocean facing on the top floor"
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