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The Kingsbury

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48, Janadhipathi Mawatha | Colombo 1, Colombo 00100, Sri Lanka
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been to Colombo for many times now and every time the city hasn't failed in surprising me. This time i had my stay at the newly opened Kingsbury Hotel which is a very decent services, VERY GOOD SKY BAR, and lovely Indian food.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband booked 45 rooms here on business so we stayed here for about 17 days. Here is what I have to say: Service in all the restaurants is pathetic. You ask them for one thing and it takes them twenty minutes to get it. I had to ask four times to get a cup during breakfast. The 7th floor... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Kingsbury is everything one would expect a 5* to be. The staff are courteous, the breakfast buffet fabulous and the beds the softest. If I had a weekend to getaway this is where I would go to to have a relaxed time. Close to Ministry if Crab and The Dutch hospital square one can easily get out of the hotel... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The kingsbury newly refurbished hotel. staff are very polite and helpful. the sky lounge is very nice to relax and is open till early hours of the day. good modern rooms good buffet spread with variety of cosines. would highly recomend this hotel.

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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We (family of three) stayed here for three nights (from 15 Aug to 18 Aug 2015) and it was wonderful. The front desk officer Rishad (or Risad) upgraded us to a room with sublime views (room 711) . Impeccable service, especially from Manjula, the Housekeeping guy. Everything you'd expect from a 5 star hotel, and staff were very polite, helpful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Safely located, strategically built-with perfect views to the Indian Ocean, The Kingsbury lives up to its name and star rating. But it is not the classic perks I want to write about, but the rather unusual details, such as : while we were out on the terrace for a smoke, one waiter came up and asked for a cigarette; staff... More 

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Moragalla, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed Room 803 ,beautiful hotel with good service and facilities very much enjoyed our stay. Excellent food. Special thank to Rizvi,Joseph at reservations & front office staff for being so accommodating when helping us with our reservation also big thank to the Restaurant-supervisor / manager at high tea. Will definitely be coming again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This seaside hotel is situated very close to the historical part of Colombo so you can do everything by feet. Good modern rooms with sea view and speedy Wifi. the restaurant had large selection of food but in my opinion no super quality. Friendly and helpful staff . We had to complain a view times tho for the noisy wedding... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kingsbury is located right on the ocean front within walking distance to Galle face and Dutch Hospital area. Hotel is newly furnished. Good buffet spread. Sky Lounge is a great place to unwind. Service is good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is nicely located near the Dutch hospital, old light house and the beach. The atmosphere of the hotel is cousy. The breakfast is nice but I think the service should be improved. will come back again for sure.

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