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    The Kingsbury

    48 Janadhipathi Mawatha | Colombo 1, Colombo 00100, Sri Lanka
    011 94 11 2 421221
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    • Excellent44%
    • Very good35%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    “sky lounge” (93 reviews)
    “harbour court” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We stayed in the hotel for a night. Used a lot of amenities on offer. The Sky Lounge -Amazing view from the top. Chinese restaurant- Delicious food. One of the best Chinese food I have tasted ever. Senses Spa- Much experienced massuers. They did a...More

    Thank Parul M
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    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    Majestic hotel in Colombo one, near to sea with great view of city and sea. Ambiance is beautiful both interior and out side. Staffs are proactive, all amenities inside the room. Good facilities for business meetings and seminars, Great food with varieties in the restaurants,...More

    Thank DrBiswajit B
    Management response:Responded 11 September 2017

    Dear DrBiswajit B, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for taking the time to share this lovely review of The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We are truly delighted to learn that you enjoyed a comfortable and memorable stay with us and that all aspects of your...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We were in the Kingsbury for our honeymoon. All the services are above the expected. Staff is very pleasant and quick. As I am also from the hospitality industry I know how hard it is to stand and attend to guests needs in same strength...More

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    Thank JanaNSula
    Response from CRMTheKingsbury, Customer Relationship Manager at The KingsburyResponded 3 days ago

    Dear JanaNSula, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for sharing your experience at The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed a wonderful stay with us and greatly value your words of appreciation and encouragement. Thank you for your valued patronage. We look...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I usually stay in Hilton Colombo but last week I tried Kingsbury. Although it is very old hotel but is maintained better than most of the new hotels in Colombo. It is very close to Galle Face , restaurants, shopping and right across world trade...More

    Thank dvr2020
    Response from CRMTheKingsbury, Customer Relationship Manager at The KingsburyResponded 4 days ago

    Dear dvr2020, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for sharing this lovely review of your stay at The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed a comfortable and wonderful stay with us. Thank you for your valued patronage! We look forward to welcoming...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    The décor in the rooms has a French feel. Very stylish and so comfy. There are movies available to rent. Security is good and their breakfast buffet is stunning! The best in Colombo for sure. Highly recommended for leasure and business travellers.More

    Thank Janet v
    Response from CRMTheKingsbury, Customer Relationship Manager at The KingsburyResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Janet v, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you very much for this wonderful review of The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We are humbled by your kind words and truly delighted that you enjoyed a wonderful stay with us. Thank you for your valued patronage! We...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
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    • US$156 - US$207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Colombo
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Colombo
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    Crash R
    18 November 2017|
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    Response from David_Cotton | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know. I was working for a client who arranged my transport.
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    Response from Dr. Manoj V | Reviewed this property |
    They are flexible for a. Outlet of hours
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    11 July 2017|
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    Response from Gowri R | Reviewed this property |
    We took a room on the 8th floor facing the Galle road! V good view and yes we had iron and board. Coz I had to press our clothes everyday, we stayed there and how I hated doing it😜!
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    "All rooms face some contruction noise from the beach development at the moment"
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    "Corner room is large and provides good view."
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    "Sea facing although there is a lot of infra work going on at the sea front at the beach"
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    "Take the breakfast plan"
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