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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
+94 11 5 288002
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice atmosphere in the evenings but it is much smaller than I thought it would be. I'm not sure what I was expecting but it was just tourist sitting around having expensive drinks outside a few restaraunt sand bars. We had one drink which was...More

Thank Conor H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The plaza was beautiful and well set up but smaller than expected. The shops are pricier than you'd find on the street but the atmosphere is pleasant, and you can reconnect with other foreigners. The restaurants are all high-end, try java cafe close by for...More

Thank Hanna G
Reviewed 1 week ago

At the heart of the commercial hub the Dutch Hospital Precinct is mainly active from 4.30 in the evening right up to early hours of the morning. Popular stores are Ministry of Crap, Dilmah Tea lounge, Odel and many other resturants, which attract many business...More

Thank sajidxk9
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really old building(A hospital built by the dutch in the 1600s) that has been renovated and has some really good restaurants, bars, a few places for shopping(mainly clothes). My favourite restaurant here is the 'Colombo Fort Cafe', because the food is pretty good,...More

Thank citysweeper
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place has all the high end shops and resturants. Not a good place for a local to shop. Only look around. Highly overpriced items for locals. Good bathrooms, very clean.

Thank Aaishah S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OK, nothing too crazy. Few shops and restaurants. I do not think you will be spending more than one hour looking around

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have lived here for a few months now having arrived here from Australia where things are going from bad to worse ,feel so sorry for the Muslims they are been harassed every day. Anyway its refreshing to see even Muslims been treated as equal...More

Thank don9696
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a few hours to kill before we had to get to the airport and we chose to come here. It was smaller then expected, but very charming and old world and worth it. It was pouring cats and dogs so we didn't get...More

Thank smriti8smriti
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dont really have any good malls, and stores are spreadout all over the city and a bit difficult to access. So the Dutch Hospital is useful in that regard that theres a few good stores to visit in one location, though the selection of...More

Thank Dhanushki S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must Visit If you are in Colombo even a short stay could Visit this is in the center of the city very convenient lot of Shops Restaurants and a Happening place

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