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The Ocean Colombo

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  • Excellent34%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsrooftop barmarine driveindian oceanrail tracksfamily roomtravel deskrooms are cleanocean facinghousekeeping teama wonderful place to staynice hotelvisited this hotelsri lankacomplimentary breakfastthe hotel offersrestaurant staffmajestic city
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first stay in Sri Lanka, so we were still getting accustomed to the service we could expect. The rooms were clean, comfortable and with a delightful view. From memory, the rooms had INTERNATIONAL powerpoints. The restaurant, which we used for two breakfasts...More

Thank Ex-Canberran
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the excellent detailed recommendations and highlights of your stay. We certainly look forward to welcome you again to The Ocean Family in your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What more one can ask during the last leg of the tour when you get a city hotel with all bells and whistles which is located right on the beach and has a great view just separated by a road and a rail track. Cant...More

Thank itsmearul
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Itsmearul, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are so delighted you enjoyed our services and facilities. Thank you for all recommendations and going in to detail of your wonderful stay. While we thank you for choosing The Ocean Colombo we would be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My second stay. Stayed for 2 weeks. Good value. Clean, comfortable, excellent service from all staff (too many to name) from the lovely doorman to front desk staff, catering, housekeeping. Good location. Easy to get three-wheelers or taxi. Many eating places close by. Lovely view...More

Thank Kumaresan P
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kumaresan, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay again with us. Thank you for all recommendations. We are in the process of upgrading many of our guest facilities and upgrading TV channels are among them which will...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Loving our stay here. Absolutely spacious room with great wall to wall open view of ocean. The nasi goreng from room service was from out of world. Tour desk efficient although didn't show up for airport pickup. We mucked up with our booking date and...More

Thank CBlisss
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 12 July 2018

Dear CBliss, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you are enjoying your stay with us with food and services. Sorry for the inconvenience caused as you have mentioned and we will make sure necessary corrective action will be taken and thank...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

My cousin's 16th b'day party was held at the banquet hall in June. The staff helped us a lot to make it an awesome party. They were very accommodative with all our preferences. We also had a room which had a beautiful sea view. I...More

Thank renukarathnasamy
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 27 June 2018

Dear Renuka, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are so delighted you enjoyed all our services and facilities. Thank you for choosing The Ocean Colombo to host your special event and share delightful moments with family & friends. We look forward for yet...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$65 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Rajalakshmi K
13 March 2018|
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Response from iamshubh | Reviewed this property |
The Ocean Hotel has vegetarian food but their service is slow. I am a non-vegetarian so the food I found was quite delicious. So not sure about vegetarian food. You get taxi service in front of the reception. But, will... More
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