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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

My visit is for the beautiful wedding one of my friends. Place is very beautiful and calm though Hotel is situated at middle of Colombo city. Receptionists are very friendly and supportive. But other staff not gave such service. Mistakenly glass of Orange juice fell to the table, and one of the Staff member saw that and make "shhhhhhh" sound...

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New York, NY
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although we had enjoyed our stay at the Galle Face Hotel 2 weeks earlier, we had very good experiences with Taj in India and decided to try the Taj for our final night in Sri Lanka. Its location isn't as good (no direct ocean access) and doesn't have the old world feel of the Galle Face Hotel, the Taj manages...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

absolutely super Hotel, best position, best relax, best food, best quality. the room was very spacious, and beautifully furnished. Technically high standard, the service personnel was very kind and professional. We will return for sure. You cant find better in Sri Lanka. Check it out, you will love it.

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Monaco, Monaco
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

our airline put us up in this hotel at 3am in the morning because they had moved our flights. our family was very happy with this arrangement! only 3 reasons to have missed a "excellent" rating: bathrooms a bit stayed, food at breakfast buffet missing just by a tad the best mark and the little garden and pond beyond the...

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Colombo
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was nice staying with Taj, it is in heart of colombo easy access to every where. Walking distance to galle face. Food was amazing and they gave a friendly and amazing team. always try to stay with this hotel amazing place.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Taj Samudra is a nice hotel, well located. Was given a room on the first floor which were the old rooms not renovated so was quite bad and run down. This is why the 3 star rating cause the renovated floors are nice and saw a room was definitely in better condition. The breakfast was good as was lunch...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed two nights at the sprawling Taj Samudra , checked in late , since we were a group coming in in different flights , our rooms had already been pre assigned and keys allotted so .. check in really wasn't a check in .. more about the reception desk later . Landed up at the coffee shop for a late...

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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Everything about the stay was excellent: location, arrangements, room, pool, and above all the breakfast buffet. Staff were immensely polite and helpful and the hospitality rates among the best across any hotel chain.

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Rajkot, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel having having sea view at front. Nearby galle face. I had a chance to see entire Indian cricket team when i have visited there. Food is tasty. If you have money, this is must visit place to stay and having dine.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for three nights in a sea view executive room which was excellent and recently modernized. The food and service in the hotels restaurants was all very good particularly the Indian and Chinese restaurants. The staff at the hotel were all friendly and had a genuine desire to ensure guests were well looked after. The hotel was happy to arrange...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Taj Samudra Colombo is located in the heart of the Colombo city, overlooking the azure waters of the Indian Ocean. The most stylish Executive category rooms are by far the best in design and comfort in the city of Colombo. Taj Samudra offers the following choice of food & beverage outlets - Latitude - all day dining restaurant serving Buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner and a a choice of la carte specialties Navratna - Specialty Indian Restaurant catering to North Indian flavors Golden Dragon - Authentic Chinese Cuisine with a specialty in Sichuan Cuisine, YUMI - Japanese resto bar with live entertainment from Thursday through Saturday,live sports and best of live entertainment over weekends, Lobby Lounge - Unwind over a snack, dessert or a quiet drink. In Room Dining - 24 hour room service Keeping in line with the changing times, Taj Samudra retains the colonial charm, heritage value, sense of space, privacy and luxuries for our esteemed guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taj Samudra Colombo

Address: 25 Galle Face Center Road, Colombo 00300, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range: €178 - €307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taj Samudra Colombo 5*
Number of rooms: 300
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Also Known As:
Taj Samudra Colombo Hotel Colombo
Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo
Colombo Taj Samudra Hotel
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#1 Business Hotel in Colombo
#4 Family Hotel in Colombo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
#7 Romantic Hotel in Colombo
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“Ask for a renovated room.”
 of 5 bubbles surfindia, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Do try swimming pool, its location and quiet is very relaxing.”
 of 5 bubbles divy03, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The ocean view rooms have the best view.”
 of 5 bubbles 653ajayc, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Select an ocean view room!”
 of 5 bubbles 786Olive, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Definitely spring for an ocean view room”
 of 5 bubbles nyctravelr, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
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