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Taj Samudra Colombo

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   25, Galle Face Center Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #8 of 27 hotels in Colombo
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel offers the service that you expect from a Taj. For some reason, I ended up with an allergy at the property however, the hotel staff tried their best to find the reason and solution to the problem. The breakfast was simply amazing.

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Gurgaon, India
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

From moment of arrival to checkout, the Taj Colombo lives up to its rating and reputation. Modern upscale appointed rooms that are kept impeccably clean. A fitness center staffed with trainers to assist. A restaurant with wide variety of well prepared foods. We loved the breakfast buffet that offers an array of regional foods from European continental to Indian paratas.... More

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gurgaon
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel was recently renovated but other than the lobby, did not find anything much changed from before. the food has got better. The Indian food here is just awesome and the best you can find in Colombo. The chef was personally in my room to ask if there was anything special that I needed. What more do you need?... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I went for the Lunch buffet at Latitude restaurant last week. Food was average compared to some other major hotels in Colombo however, they did have a variety of vegetarian food as well. Although the furniture seems a bit dated atmosphere was quiet, enjoyable and the staff friendly and attentive.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have stayed with Taj many times in India Mumbai which we used as a benchmark when booking in sri lanka. The service and communal areas are fantastic but the room we were allocated dated /worn out. We were eventually upgraded to slightly better (still unrenovated) room with proper shower but told we need to pay additional $70 per night... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I came to taj samudra in the middle of april.it was because of my job and thought that its gonna be a boring vacation but Every person that working in hotel especially in housekeeping was excellent. My room was clean and tidy everytime. Special thanks to housekeeping supervisor SUNIL and his friends. They helped me wheneever i ask for something.... More

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St Andrews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were visiting Colombo to attend a wedding which was going to be held in the TAJ so we decided to stay there so we could sneak out for a drink. The Hotel was excellent . We got a great welcome. The people were very friendly .This is a five star hotel and the service go with it . An... More

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New Delhi, India
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best located hotel in Colombo. It also serves variety of food including Indian so makes your stay cofortable and feel like home. Reception lobby is awesome. Great place to stay as it has nice rooms with amzing view.

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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is fully renovated tastefully. The food amazing. Service very appealing. Chef dipalkar made the best veg wraps I have ever had at pebbles the cafe. As we were a large group the hotel put on a great entertainment programme. The bar chief fascinated the ladies with his antics, a fabulous hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, Excellent food, Excellent rooms, Excellent Hotel!!! The staff is very friendly. The food variety and quality is top of the line. The rooms are well-built, clean and spacious. Overall the hotel I recommend if you visit Colombo!

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Additional Information about Taj Samudra Colombo

Also Known As:
Taj Samudra Colombo Hotel
Taj Samudra Colombo Hotel Colombo
Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo
Colombo Taj Samudra Hotel
Address: 25, Galle Face Center Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Colombo
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Colombo
#6 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
#8 Business Hotel in Colombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Taj Samudra Colombo 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Taj Samudra Colombo is located in the heart of the Colombo city, overlooking the azure waters of the Indian Ocean. The most stylish Executive category rooms are by far the best in design and comfort in the city of Colombo. Taj Samudra offers the following choice of food & beverage outlets – Latitude – all day dining restaurant serving Buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner and a a choice of la carte specialties Navratna – Specialty Indian Restaurant catering to North Indian flavors Golden Dragon – Authentic Chinese Cuisine with a specialty in Sichuan Cuisine Steak & Grill House – Fine Dining Restaurant that offers the best Steaks in town MIX Bar – A game of pool, live sports and best of live entertainment over weekends Barbeque Terrace – an open air barbeque restaurant Lobby Lounge – Unwind over a snack, dessert or a quiet drink. In Room Dining – 24 hour room service Keeping in line with the changing times, Taj Samudra retains the colonial charm, heritage value, sense of space, privacy and luxuries for our esteemed guest. ... more   less 
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