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Global Towers Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   11 Marine Drive, Colombo 00094, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #28 of 35 Hotels in Colombo
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed in a fee different single rooms in Global Towers. Some were bigger and better appointed than others. The ones on the 5th floor were best, larger than the rooms on the 3rd floor. Global towers has an excellent Indian food buffet on Saturday nights. Not cheap by Sri Lankan measures but excellent tasty and fresh dishes. Breakfast buffet... More 

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london
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I booked in at the last minute for 3 nights but stayed 5 as I really enjoyed the whole experience. I was given an ocean flat apartment really with 2 balconies .The views were amazing and breakfast on the balcony was very pleasant. There were early morning train noises and traffic on the road below but I felt it was... More 

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Camberley, Surrey
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182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty poor... pool permanently closed (due to high chlorine levels). Location poor. Restaurant food very very poor quality for what you pay (KFC next door is better if that is possible) and the bar is pretty inept. Why is there permanently a policeman on the front door beside the door staff. Choose somewhere better than this place.

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Gurgaon
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21 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights. On the 1st night, my mother and I got such a small room at the far end of the hotel, that there was barely any place to even move. When we complained, we were told that this was because we have requested for twin beds in the room, while the room can accommodate only... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived tired from our flight and needed comfort. The hotel staff were confused that we asked for two separate rooms and have us a room when has two bedrooms for 6 people. we were given a room beach side and it was terribly noisy. furthermore, there was a private party downstairs and we were told a time it was... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

On the whole I enjoyed my stay in this Hotel. The room was well furnished and the staff were very polite and courteous! It was clean everywhere and maintained very well. My only suggestion is the staff at the reception should be well informed and follow up should be proper.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The only thing global about the Hotel is the TV. This is the only place where where you will find all language channels. Apart from that the hotel, its rooms, the management & anything associated with the hotel sucks. The day we reached a front desk female was handed the keys to show us to our room. While we were... More 

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Rumzi S, Front Office Manager at Global Towers Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your valuable feed back and review. Our apologies for the inconvenience caused. Can we have the details of Tina N so we could contact her directly and correct the inadvertent error to ensure the next visit will be a remarkable experience. More 

cochin
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10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Nice hotel located on the beach but access to the beach is not direct. There is a road and railway line between, But it is a nice surrounding and view . Close to some shops and good eat outs close by. Food was good and service good. However, there was a party on the terrace whose loud music went on... More 

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Rumzi S, Front Office Manager at Global Towers Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Vramesh, Thank you for your valuable time taken to appreciate our efforts to exceed your expectations during your stay at a home, away from home. We look forward to your next visit to our hotel to be of better service. Tyrone P.A.Rabôt More 

Penang Island, Malaysia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We were a group of 8 family members. Upon arrival, we had lunch. One of the best Nasi Goreng we have ever had - delicious on our travels, and comparable to what we get in Malaysia or even better. Service was good. As we are families, we were accommodated in 1 3 bedroom apartment and another triple share room. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Sucks. Had a good 15 day vacation having come from USA, but this hotel and staffs ruined our last two days of pleasant moments. Bad customer service, dirty floors, promises not kept, overpriced with tiny rooms with nothing in it. Very very disappointed. Nothing like the pictures we saw.

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Address: 11 Marine Drive, Colombo 00094, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Global Towers Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 162
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Also Known As:
Global Hotel Colombo
Hotel Style:
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Colombo

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