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Address: Colombo, Sri Lanka

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Sunset view

We had a good sunset view from the hotel open restaurant. They have a fantastic beach in Colombo. We had dinner and it is quite good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Chennai (Madras), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

A very small beach compared to most beaches in the world. Nice place for an evening walk for locals or tourists staying nearby. Nothing great about the beach, but it's clean and nice to take some pics :) while in Colombo, oh yes and the railway track nearby is an attraction too. You can also check my reviews on FB... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We had a good sunset view from the hotel open restaurant. They have a fantastic beach in Colombo. We had dinner and it is quite good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Hotel was good, food excellent, staff very friendly and most helpful. There was nothing to dislike about this hotel.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

The view is fantastic & you can see the city of Colombo highlighted along the cost line. A hotel from the colonial times. It takes quite a while to reach there so pack plenty of time & enjoy the sea food gala dinner on the beaxh.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

The beach was okay. Lots of good restaurants nearby. Don't stress out if you miss out on it there's nothing too exciting. If you take the kids watch them carefully because the lifeguards don't really do much of guarding lives. There's a train track near and that's fun to watch go by.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

The food was amazing but the atmosphere sealed the deal Mount lavinia beach isn't noteworthy but this restaurant with a top deck is a gem

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

This is one of the best places for seafood and enjoying the beach. The sea has a very high undercurrent, so you need to be careful even if you know swimming! I loved the beach area and this is an ideal place for a dinner by the beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Aside from the beautiful view of the ocean & great people watching there are many health benefits of walking on the beach.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Excellent Beach. There are many restaurants near by where you can have a nice meal by the beach with a cold beer. Must if you are in Colombo.

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Bentota, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

i was this some friends and family at Mount lavinia Beach in January was amazing.every where nice music,B.B.Q's , DJ Musics dancing , always lot of fun. we had sea foods on the beach,very delicious and fresh

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