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    The Ocean Front

    No 14 Sellamuttu Avenue | (on Marine Drive, Kollupitiya), Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    • Average8%
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    “top floor” (14 reviews)
    “small hotel” (10 reviews)
    “train line” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 151 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    I loved my stay at Ocean Front. The room and location were fantastic, as were the staff and managers. I contacted the hotel prior to my visit to arrange a driver- they got me an excellent driver for a fraction of the cost of travel...More

    1  Thank DL89
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    By far this is the best service I’ve experienced staying in Colombo. Staff are friendly and super helpful! The rooms are modern with new decor and each room we stayed in had access to the balcony for an ocean view.

    Thank Chrissy B
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    I consider myself a very objective reviewer and I'll be as honest and clear as I can be: 1. Found hotel online, great reviews, booked 2. Traveled for 18 hours and a series of flights, then car, to get here 3. Room was not available....More

    5  Thank Bob K
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    The Ocean Front was a haven for myself and my travel buddy arriving in Colombo jet-lagged and disorientated. We had a fabulous top floor room which had very high ceilings, big bathroom,TV, bar fridge,ceiling fan and aircon. We had direct access to the terrace, great...More

    4  Thank Kaia M
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is a lovely spot from which to explore Colombo. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The room we stayed in had access to the rooftop terrace and wonderful views over the ocean. It's a short tuk tuk ride to almost anywhere you...More

    1  Thank Aisling F
    Response from DinLaos, Owner at The Ocean FrontResponded 21 June 2017

    Many thanks for your kind review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to having you with us again. Best wishes from all of us at The Ocean Front.

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    About
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    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
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    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    Mohsin79
    4 April 2016|
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    Response from Gauranga D | Reviewed this property |
    If you really want to stay in this hotel, probably 206 number room is OK. In fact this hotel is situated just by the ocean and from hotel you can see the ocean but environment is like that you can not go to the ocean for... More
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    30 January 2016|
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    Response from 122leigh | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the hotel were fantastic at arranging cars, taxi's etc. I just asked them and they organised everything for me.
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    "All rooms are well located"
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    "Not a good place to stay if you have a problem with stairs as no lift."
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