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Colombo City Hotel

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Reviewed 9 June 2014

The hotel serves best in the price and in the heart of Colombo. Opposite is famous world trade centre and The Hilton. Prices are reasonable, service is good, breakfast is good and can be had for till evening. Excellent location.

1Thank Anit A
Reviewed 5 June 2014

I had a wonderful 3 night stay here in 2010. Yes, long time ago but had not forgotten how good my stay was. The lady at the reception were very helpful and had given me all I needed to know about the city. The location is good, very close to Dutch Hospitals and Visa Centers. The room was clean and...

2Thank Manuel A
Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

I have stayed at this place as a part of delegation from India. This is an old hotel and the rooms are not spacious. Wifi is not available in Rooms. They are charging almost $100. But actually it worth $50. Otherwise this is an ok place to stay.

1Thank Razal M
Ipoh, malaysia
Reviewed 16 May 2014

My wife and myself stayed in this hotel for 9 nine days. We booked the hotel through the internet. In the internet I have given my name and my wife,, address and other details. Upon reaching, my name was not in the booking list. Upon further checking, my e-mail name is in the list of people that booked rooms in...

1Thank santhira
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 May 2014

My partner and I spent one night at the Colombo City Hotel, we were grateful it was not any longer than that. We found it to be overpriced for a substandard room that was in desperate need of renovation. The decor is old, tatty and dated, and the bathroom was really bad. The toilet seat was broken and the shower...

1Thank LDVO2014
New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 May 2014

My friend and I picked this hotel in Colombo because it was close to the Railway station. Strike 1: When we arrived at 2am, all we wanted was a nice hot shower. No hot shower even after informing staff, they couldn't figure how to get it to work. Strike 2: The room was dusty and just felt overall grimy. Luckily...

2Thank Teresa L
UK - Derbyshire
Reviewed 3 May 2014

I stayed here on two separate occasions on my trip to Sri Lanka. On my first visit the room was OK but needed a slight facelift as did the bathroom. On my second two weeks later both the room and the bathroom were excellent. Reception staff were always friendly and helpful as were the waiters in the restaurant. I found...

2Thank casper901
Madurai, India
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Good hotel with Wi-Fi and good location. It all depends on where your work is. Booked by my client from Colombo, the restaurants nearby will satisfy if you are from south India. Can get much choices nearby.

2Thank AnandBalan
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Horrible foods for a high prize..very bad service..dirty cutleries..when i spoke to the manager i guess..a fat man did not even apologize..just smiled and and the waiter to remove it and replace.We got a half of our order and the second portion of our order was even much horrible.We were on the roof top restaurant and the only thing i...

2Thank Shaun772014
Chico, CA
Reviewed 3 April 2014 via mobile

Staff was good. Room was fine - only they could replace or remove the mold from the shower curtain. Other than that, the room was very clean. Location was excellent, right next to the train station. I didn't try the food, but restaurant staff were very friendly, and the view was good. Our balcony facing the trade center had a...

1Thank Just_Get_Out_There

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Colombo City Hotel is located in the heart of Colombo right opposite to the World Trade Center Twin Towers and the old Dutch Hospital,now converted to a modern shopping complex which is a world heritage site, it is also walking distance from the old parliament. A short stroll from the hotel and you will find your self amidst historic buildings and the Colombo port. This is the ideal location for business travelers and people who want a taste of the metropolitan. With 51 rooms and a wonderful rooftop restaurant/bar offering value for money food, beverages & sprites. This hotel is star classified by the tourist board and is offering affordable accommodation at the best location in the City of Colombo and is a great choice for most travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colombo City Hotel

Address: 33 Canal Row | Fort Colombo 01, Colombo 00100, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range: ₹ 4,473 - ₹ 5,316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Colombo City Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 51
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“Try to get a room at higher floor and road facing. If you want total peace ..then go for room on back side.”
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