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    Colombo City Hotel

    33 Canal Row | Fort Colombo 01, Colombo 00100, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent9%
    • Very good26%
    • Average33%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible17%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    Family Rooms
    Rooftop Bar
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    Rooftop Terrace
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 259 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Usual hangout for a quick round of drinks with decent food and atmosphere. A live band plays most nights and good food. Lately prices are on the rise but they remain tasty. Liquor is a little on the higher end of prices but the roof...More

    Thank ejpalliyaguru
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The check on staff made a mistake which nearly cost us the breakfast that comes with our stay. We had to call our tour guide to step in and clarify with us when the person at the breakfast buffet told us to pay for the...More

    Thank sugu7376
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This property is old and worn. The rooms are clean but small and dark. There is no lobby or waiting area to speak of. The restaurant is mediocre with a poor breakfast buffet. TV service is poor; wifi adequate. The location is favorable and rates...More

    Thank rgbob
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    on top of the Colombo City hotelyou will find a full resraurant with reasonable prices. We tried chicken and prawn dishes and were very satisfied. Shoul it be eainy there is also inside seating. The service is friendly and one or the other speaks English.

    Thank Juergen-M01
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    The pictures look good but then it wasn't as good.. I did not enjoy my stay here.. it looked little shady.. Although it in in the city center... and close to all the top visits in Colombo.. Hotel needs a renovation.More

    Thank Vikas M
    Response from cmb_cityhotels, Owner at Colombo City HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, We refer to your review and would like more information on your comment that its looks shady. Can you please try and say what makes you think so. We are requesting so that we can rectify if there is some problem. If you...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 67 - US$ 80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 51
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    • Sri Lanka >
    • Western Province >
    • Colombo
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    Dining (21)
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    Room Tips
    "Avoid the top 2-3 floors on Thur-Sun. VERY loud band upstairs."
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    "Kamers aan de straatkant hebben balkonnetjes met uitzicht"
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    "If you get a room you don't like, ask to be moved. Rooms at the front have better view but are smaller..."
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    "View is only the front Uniworld that it..No other views they hav"
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