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Pearl City Hotel

17 Baudhaloka Mawatha | Colombo-04, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We were with our family the hotel were located in a good location but the housekeeping service were too much poor rooms were not clean enough . Not a suitable place to stay with family becuase we have seen many prostitutes hanging here and there it was horrible at night time. And no value for the money.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Booked this hotel four weeks before arrival date 3rd August 2014, for twenty nights on arrival which was after midnight found that there was no booking even when we had a email confirming so. we were given a room with two single beds for the night, when our booking was for a queen bed, come day light after a talk... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
14 reviews 14 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I was here for one night at the end of a group tour. My room, on the 7th floor, was basic, stank of smoke and the shower door was coming off its hinges. It was definitely not a pleasant stay. However, others on my group who were on the 8th floor had much nicer rooms. Maybe the hotel is still... More 

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37 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The Pearl City Hotel is a straight forward budget hotel that is well located in Colombo (at least for tourists). Hotel service was OK, and reasonably responsive to issues as they came up - (safety deposit in room had a flat battery). The room on floor 8, was of moderate size and had all the facilities I would expect apart... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A very basic hotel but in a good location near to Galle Road, about 10-15 mins drive (depending on traffic) from the main centre. We asked to change rooms as the 2 rooms allocated to our group stank of smoke and had no natural light at all. They don't really actively discourage smoking in rooms which is a problem. Luckily... More 

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Ocala, Florida
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80 hotel reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Very old place hanging on perhaps because it's now pretty inexpensive. Old fashioned in most ways including the clubby bar, small rooms and creaky elevators. But it's fairly well located for most purposes.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

If you are looking for hotel in good location then please go for this hotel as you wont' get disappointed in term of location. All good branded shops are close to here, can be able to get international food close by restaurants. The nightly rate is not including the breakfast and you will have to pay additional for breakfast. Staff... More 

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Brno, Czech Republic
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Location of hotel is perfect. Option of using pool on the roof second in Pearl Hotel**** Cockroachs were in our room in the 5th floor. Warm water in bathroom only for one shower. Insufficient cleanliness, very old equipment.

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Luzon, Philippines
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Great staff very polite and courteouswouldupgrade your room and very helpful. But hotelneeds to be renovated Seriously. the outside of the hotelbuilding looks new but once inside its old. Lobby is hot and no airconditioning. Floors are not airconditioned so when u gooht of the room its hot already. The bedrooms are average but it really needs to be renovated.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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45 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Having read the reviews here about the property I was worried but it is so hard to get value for money in Sri Lanka. Yes the rooms could do with a good lick of paint. Yes the hot water was intermittent and yes the balcony door could have been a little more robust. Having said that I was given a... More 

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Address: 17 Baudhaloka Mawatha | Colombo-04, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 33
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