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No. 100 Hotel Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10350 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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We'd been staying down south of Sri Lanka and were headed back to the airport at Colombo for a late night flight but brunch at the Lavinia Hotel had been on our bucket list for some time so we stopped by on spec hoping to...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food, attentive and friendly throughout our stay. As this was a special present for my mother's seventieth it was important to get the right place. There were several parties present on each of our nights, and the hotel is large enough to...More

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Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 15 February 2018

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review and thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback regarding your recent experience with us. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We...More

Reviewed yesterday

If Colombo chaos is not for you, but you love the city just like me, this is a grand one. I love the room service (probably the best I've had in the world) and ofcourse the grand history that goes along the place. Love!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights at Mount Lavinia Hotel and had a very pleasant stay. We were disappointed with our initial view as it's location was difficult for my friend who has mobility issues and the fairly ordinary view. Lovely Dilumi at Reception managed to...More

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We briefly visited in 1997 and were left with a wish to return because of the location, history, uniqueness and excellent service. This time we spent 5 nights after a holiday in the Maldives. The plentiful staff were clearly well trained, very helpful and friendly...More

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With a history spanning over 200 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its More magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for weddings. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
210
Price range
US$80 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
210
Price range
US$80 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
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champaynee
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Response from LakshmiS354 | Reviewed this property |
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LozLovesFood
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Response from Sew-Wij | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a small gym
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UkTracey68
24 August 2018|
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Response from dburah | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty of Tuk Tuk, roughly about Rs500 to Rs 700 to Fort Colombo. Also recommend uber or pickme (Sri Lankan version of Uber)
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