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Address: Hospital Street | Galle Fort, Colombo 00001, Sri Lanka
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Small and Quaint

We expected something bigger, with more shipping/ eating options and more variety. Nonetheless the Dutch hospital provided respite away from the hustle and bustle of the street... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Perth, Australia
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

We expected something bigger, with more shipping/ eating options and more variety. Nonetheless the Dutch hospital provided respite away from the hustle and bustle of the street and shade/ cool on a very warm day. Quite pricey but reliable quality. Very nice ambiance and interesting history behind the complex.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

In the heart of Colombo dutch hospital is a great location to chill out with friends after office.Fantastic music on Tuesdays.food & beverage is bit expensive with small portions.customer Service is bit slow.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

A nice discovery on our walk of the city. We shopped and ate while enjoying a respite from the city traffic of Colombo. The nice thing about the Dutch Hospital is that you have plenty of choices for the whole family/group. There are a number of restaurants to choose from and same goes for shopping. I sat and enjoyed a... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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316 reviews 316 reviews
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146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

One of the best shopping arcades in Colombo fort and its beautifully renovated to high standards. A variety of pubs and gift shops available and it is a lovely place to chill out in the evenings when the sun goes down..

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Marseille, France
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

very nice and animated place. good pubs and restaurant. not very expensive. very nice for a calm night out

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Loved his place, docent look like much on the outside, but nice on the inside and had restaurants and some shops like ODEL that managed to get some souvenirs for back home.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We visited the Dutch Hospital during the afternoon and to be honest not a great deal was open. Its very limited in terms of venues. A couple of shops, a tea room 3 good resturants /bar and one whole building dedicated to a Spa. I'm told it gets lively at night with bands playing but be aware you cannot get... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

When they started renovating the Old Dutch Hospital, we were very excited and it actually lived up to its hype. The structure is very rustic and posh at the same time. You can find many high-end (expensive) restaurants in here. But the addition of pubs and small cafes such as Heladiv has made it a favourite amongst many. It can... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

The café we chose was just too slow. Since they just had one micro and we ordered four lasagne we were doomed and had to leave before delivery was complete.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This is a good place to hang around have a drink and eat.A good selection of restaurants.A good place to have a meal with friends and family.

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