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The Ocean Colombo

No 40 Melbourne Avenue on Marine Drive, Colombo 00400 Sri Lanka
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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 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent one night 6.11.2018 at Ocean Colombo hotel we were 3 persons the reservation was for one room 3beds,arrived hotel from the Colombo airport after mid night,the hotel was below our expectation, checkin procedure was very long although we were very tired , room...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ali, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are amazed of your bad experience and sorry for any inconvenience caused. This is not how we normally treat our valued guests. We will look in to all constructive feedback for immediate action. We hope...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We were here between 04 Nov to 06 Nov of 2018 and it was a pleasant experience. We couldn't get to enjoy the roof top view as it was under renovation. The view of Indian ocean from the room was majestic. Located at the heart...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 8 November 2018

Dear Arun, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for all recommendations and experience shared. Sorry for the inconvenience on roof top and we are sure in your next visit you can enjoy and...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

All the rooms have large windows facing the ocean. Location is very convenient, a few minutes away from the local bus stop and railway station. Rooms are kept clean. Adequate storage space is provided. Did not try their restaurant or breakfast buffet. Choose a room...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 3 November 2018

Dear Devika, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are so delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. We are happy to hear you found the perfect place to stay during your recent visit to Colombo. Thank you for all recommendations and we look...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

A nice hotel, clean and beautiful rooms. But the restaurant staff was really pushy about giving them a good TripAdvisor recommendation. Couldn't eat breakfast in peace. Breakfast dident feel so fresh eather.More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 1 November 2018

Dear Fleix, Thank you for the comment in TripAdviser! We are sorry hear that the break fast not fresh and the staff were too pushy. This is now how we normally operate and serve our valued guests. Please write to us directly explaining your dissatisfaction...More

Reviewed 31 October 2018

Location is very good as the hotel has good view for the sea in the opposite side. Opposite to sea view. Rooms are very small. Not very spacious. Hope they will ensure spacious rooms after renovation.More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 1 November 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are happy you enjoyed your stay. We do have large rooms based on which room category you book and large rooms in the same category too and allocated on request. Thank you for all recommendations....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. 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$ 82 - US$ 132 (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$ 82 - US$ 132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
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Rifqa A
2 October 2018|
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Response from Praxy d | Reviewed this property |
There are no smoking rooms. But it is a beautiful hotel and we are in it even now.
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Rajalakshmi K
13 March 2018|
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Response from shubhadeep_dasgupta | 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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"higher floors are not noisy"
devika68
2 Nov 2018
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"Best views. Neat Rooms"
Global823919
31 Oct 2018
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"Any room has a good view"
Akshay_Joshi51
1 Oct 2018
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"Go for higher floors- it has 10 floors."
Anamica_Banerjee
17 Aug 2018
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