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Taru Villas - Lake Lodge

20 Alvis Terrace, Colombo 03000, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #8 of 76 Colombo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
luciebr40 Rueil-Malmaison, France
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rueil-Malmaison, France
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We have decided to spend our last night before the flight back, in a luxury hotel, calm and confortable. This was exactly what we had there! The employees are really nice, helpful, smily, they do their best to satisfy every demand you can have. the food is absolutly delicious!! the bed is incredible, the most confortable during all our trip.... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our almost three nights at Lake Lodge ,after a very early morning arrival .. Peaceful and serene and only minutes from the hub of construction around Galle face green..so pleased we chose Lake Lodge! Everyone went out of there way to make our stay memorable. The room and building are pretty cool.. Great design if you like minimalist ...... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the courtyard suite which was private and comfortable. The concrete did make the room a little dark and we had a few issues with the electrics when we first checked in but it was sorted out extremely quickly. The staff were very helpful and the breakfast was excellent. Thanks for a comfortable night's stay.

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Netherlands
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62 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lake lodge is right in the centre of the city, but because it is quietly set back from the lake you will have a good sleep. The rooms are clean and the staff professional and helpfull. Breakfast is good (selection from fruit or eggs or sri lankan). Free wifi is available.

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12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is truly a gem of a hotel, quietly set back away from the lake & hustle & bustle of Colombo. The staff were amazing, so friendly & helpful & everything done with a smile. We had a lovely room downstairs with a courtyard area & breakfasts were lovely, they've also started our love of local cold Lion beer! We... More

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Canberra
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Customer Service - All staff were more than willing to help with a smile, the manager also helped us organise a driver for an upcoming journey. Food - definitely book your room with breakfast as it is value for money and delicious. Room - spacious and comfortable with a really good shower. Location - really conveniently located, just up the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I stayed here only 1 night when I arrived in Colombo at the end of July. What little time I did have here was gorgeous. The place is beautifully decorated and the staff and food were fabulous. It was just a shame i didn't get to stay longer but I would definitely go back!! It is an absolute gem of... More

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Bandung,Indonesia
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304 reviews 304 reviews
40 hotel reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Stayed here several nights on earl July 2014, booked from Agoda, they didnt have the option for extra bed , so we noted for one.Upon arrival, about 7.00 pm , we're given the family room ,with 1 extra bed , for our daughter, with an additional fee. The room was beautifully decorated ,clean , and have complete amenities, working AC,... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This hotel was a lovely quiet surprise in a busy city. The hotel staff were lovely and couldn't do enough to make our stay comfortable. Tuk tuk drivers are on the ready to take you out for the day or just drive you to your destination. The hotel room was lovely, however we booked it as a triple and the... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Lake Lodge was such a lovely surprise, just like the rest of Colombo. We stayed 2 nights and booked an extra night because my boyfriend became very sick. The staff was so nice and caring and they managed to get another room for us. The manager and staff are great, the rooms are spaceous, clean and very calm. They have... More

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Address: 20 Alvis Terrace, Colombo 03000, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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