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Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct

Hospital Street | Galle Fort, Colombo 00001, Sri Lanka
+94 11 5 288002
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Hospital Street | Galle Fort, Colombo 00001, Sri Lanka
Hospital Street | Galle Fort, Colombo 00001, Sri Lanka
+94 11 5 288002
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Reviewed yesterday

An old dutch hospital converted to a shopping complex & restaurants. The prices are on the high side, but a nice & safe place to chill out, day time or night. Well maintained place. Parking was easy as we went in the evening, think we...More

Thank DilrukshiH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Old Colombo Dutch Hospital is considered to be the oldest building in the Colombo Fort area dating back to the Dutch colonial era in Sri Lanka. Thought to have been constructed around 1681 this beautiful set of buildings now provides a home to various...More

Thank Brian E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This I guess is the best place in SL for a night time hang out with friends, beer and food. Amazing dutch architechture converted into modern leisure

Thank Dad L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sure it's expensive. But it's a nice place to hang out and pick up some last minute gifts before flying out. It's nice to hang out here at the end of the day - right from sunset to dinner time

Thank danniestah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for brunch before we explored Columbia for the day. It was a great place to start the day as it was clean and there were a number of restaurants to select from. Not a lot of atmosphere. Just overpriced shops and restaurants. If...More

Thank Kate85105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came through just before dinner and the whole area is nothing much a tourist trap selling overpriced knockoffs. Even the tea’s you can find better quality elsewhere.

Thank AshishGuptasfo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst your travels to beautiful Colombo take an hour or two strolling through this unique area nestled close to the waterfront in Colombo. We stopped here for breakfast and had some excellent Ceylon tea before heading out to explore other parts of the city! Note:...More

1  Thank canadianxplorers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place to hangout and chill. Once you have checked out the cafes .Do check out the boutique shops available there.

Thank Chefpayalgupta F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place to hangout and chil. Once you have checked out the cafes .Do check out the boutique shops available there.A high end place for brands.

Thank HiteshAdventure
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This area is very nice for shopping and having some drinks after. Nice selection of restaurants as well. Good place to spend an afternoon in Colombo .

Thank Moises B
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