We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Blue Gum Hotel

Save
Traveler (18)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (3)
Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Jan 23, 2018
“Great Airport Stop over ”
Jul 5, 2017
“Good transit hotel”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (46)
Filter reviews
38 results
Traveler rating
10
20
6
0
2
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
10
20
6
0
2
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 38 reviews
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

We arrived late (midnight) from Perth. Decided to stay close to the airport rather than travel to our destination, Hikkaduwa. Owner greeted us on arrival. He was polite and friendly. Shows us to our room and got us some water. Breakfast is included and he...More

Thank Loub81Bristol
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

A simple transit hotel with basic amenities. Good for taking rest after a long journey. Rooms are good for the price charged. Breakfast was nice with bread, fried eggs, fruits, milk rice, tea etc. We reached at 3 am in the morning. Didn't get hot...More

Thank Shalini_Thomas
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Felt duped by the raving reviews about this place. [Also thought it was a part of an international chain but boy was I wrong.] You get what you pay for, yes, but if you can afford to pay a little more, stay somewhere else. We...More

1  Thank Samantha D
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I stayed here for a full day & night - technically 2 nights since I reached Colombo at 5:30 am & left the next morning at 7:20 am, but the place was priced low enough to justify spending for 2 nights tariff. Very close to...More

1  Thank SujayHolidays
Reviewed July 29, 2016

I had a really nice stay at Blue Gum Hotel! It is more of a B&B as per European standards, but rooms are nice and very very clean! there is also a mosquito net over the bed. Complementary breakfast was amazing, I had a really...More

1  Thank Jessica R
View more reviews
About
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Room Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Details
Price range
$39 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$39 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveler (18)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (3)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Hemansu T
October 14, 2016|
Answer
Response from sameeraprasad | Property representative |
Hi Hemansu, we can provide you a standard double room for 35USD including breakfast. this is the special promotional rate we run for this month if you require an airport pickup, ee can organize it for 20USD. Please let us... More
0
Votes
Hemansu T
October 14, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jessica R | Reviewed this property |
Barely 15 minutes
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Stay somewhere else"
Read review
"Hotel has standard rooms on1st floor and deluxe rooms on 2nd floor"
Read review
"All rooms are great"
Read review
"Choose the Deluxe AC rooms as they are more spacious as compared to the standard one which may give you a..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing