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.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
8/4/2017 8/5/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Kingsbury

    48 Janadhipathi Mawatha | Colombo 1, Colombo 00100, Sri Lanka
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    8/4/2017 8/5/2017
    $125
    $125
    $125
    Traveler (1068)
    Room & Suite (379)
    Dining (275)
    Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
    2,174 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Galle Face Hotel Colombo
    2,838 reviews
    #4 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Cinnamon Grand Colombo
    3,440 reviews
    #5 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Taj Samudra Colombo
    2,128 reviews
    #7 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible5%
    Travelers talk about
    “sky lounge” (102 reviews)
    “harbour court” (34 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Rooftop Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Butler Service
    5.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
    2,174 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Galle Face Hotel Colombo
    2,838 reviews
    #4 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Cinnamon Grand Colombo
    3,440 reviews
    #5 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Taj Samudra Colombo
    2,128 reviews
    #7 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Aug 4Aug 5
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 4 partner sites to see rooms from $125.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Colombo hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8edb5a0f1741443c9f877fb2c4f62e34", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":3801214,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[32464180],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":4,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":5,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":125,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"8edb5a0f1741443c9f877fb2c4f62e34","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":125,"lowestMetaPrice":125,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":125,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":125,"lowestMetaPrice":125,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":125,"hotelName":"The Kingsbury","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjhlZGI1YTBmMTc0MTQ0M2M5Zjg3N2ZiMmM0ZjYyZTM0IiwiQUlLIjoiNTEwZDk3ODgzOTVhNGU5MzgwNzc2MDA4MjkxZGEyYzcifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/04/2017", "checkOut": "08/05/2017", "lowestPrice": "$125", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"79800004":"AgodaIB","32464180":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (1,661)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages
    There are newer reviews for The Kingsbury
    See the most recent reviews

    301 - 305 of 1,445 reviews

    Reviewed September 14, 2016

    On arrival the sensual scent of Mr Lincoln red roses,? 200 in giant vase set the tone for our pleasant stay.The tantalising snack bar was only outdone by the dining buffet particularly at breakfast...unbelievable selection of every food imaginable.All facilities top class.More

    Thank elleAustralia
    Response from Scott M, General Manager at The KingsburyResponded September 18, 2016

    Dear elleAustralia, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that your dining experiences were to your satisfaction and that “all facilities were Top Class”. Thank you for your lovely review...More

    Reviewed September 14, 2016

    I only stayed in Colombo for one night on the way back from Bentota Beach. Im glad i chose the Kingsbury after reading a lot of positive reviews on Trip Advisor and one other hotel website. The check in was very fast and smooth, only...More

    Thank Kieran B
    Response from Scott M, General Manager at The KingsburyResponded September 15, 2016

    Dear Kieran B, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. We greatly appreciate your wonderful review, comments and feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay. Your feedback regarding the service at...More

    Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

    Nice hotel to use as a base to see Colombo, staff are plentiful and helpful. The hotel is an aspirational place for the locals and many come to have the buffet particularly on a Sunday, quite business orientated and hosts conferences weddings etc, the pool...More

    Thank thedogwalker
    Response from Scott M, General Manager at The KingsburyResponded September 14, 2016

    Dear thedogwalker, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your kind comments and are delighted to learn that your experience at The Kingsbury was to your satisfaction. Thank you for your...More

    Reviewed September 13, 2016

    Stayed here a few times for business, the hotel is excellent and very consistent. Rooms are good, has a very good pool and an excellent seafood restaurant on the ground floor as well as very good chines restaurant. there is a bar on the top...More

    Thank Eser S
    Response from Scott M, General Manager at The KingsburyResponded September 14, 2016

    Dear Eser S, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Kingsbury. We greatly appreciate your kind words and are delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us. We are glad to learn that...More

    Reviewed September 12, 2016

    My Favourite Breakfast and Dinner Place in Colombo. Price is also worth with a 15% discount on Credit Cards at Main Restaurant. The Buffet is the best of choice as far as I see worth and selection is great. Relaxing watching the Indian Ocean and...More

    Thank JithendraAntonio
    Response from Scott M, General Manager at The KingsburyResponded September 14, 2016

    Dear JithendraAntonio, Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for this lovely review of The Kingsbury on Tripadvisor. We greatly appreciate your kind words and are delighted that you enjoy dining at our restaurants and our international buffets at Harbour Court restaurant and High tea at...More

    Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
    2,174 reviews
    #3 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Galle Face Hotel Colombo
    2,838 reviews
    #4 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Cinnamon Grand Colombo
    3,440 reviews
    #5 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    Taj Samudra Colombo
    2,128 reviews
    #7 of 51 hotels in Colombo
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $129 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Colombo
    • #6 Business Hotel in Colombo
    • #8 Spa Hotel in Colombo
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Colombo
    • #10 Family Hotel in Colombo
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 229
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Agoda, Cancelon and HotelQuickly so you can book your The Kingsbury reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Western Province >
    • Colombo
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (1068)
    Room & Suite (379)
    Dining (275)
    Pool & Beach (105)
    Hotel & Grounds (615)
    Bathroom (55)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (49)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Hilton Colombo
    2,011 reviews
    .19 miles away
     
    The Steuart by Citrus
    283 reviews
    .12 miles away
     
    Grand Oriental Hotel
    525 reviews
    .39 miles away
     
    Taj Samudra Colombo
    2,128 reviews
    .75 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Ikoi Tei
    224 reviews
    .11 miles away
    Graze Kitchen
    120 reviews
    .21 miles away
    Ministry of Crab
    2,618 reviews
    .11 miles away
    Semondu
    431 reviews
    .11 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Sanota Walkers
    119 reviews
    .58 miles away
    Galle Face Green
    1,216 reviews
    .72 miles away
    Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct
    681 reviews
    .11 miles away
    Temple of Sri Kailawasanathan Swami Devasthanam Kovil
    210 reviews
    .88 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    geraghtycaroline
    July 11, 2017|
    Answer Show all 8 answers
    Response from _lpa_1966 | Reviewed this property |
    The airports about 1 hour away sometimes a litle bit more with traffic and yes there are irons in the rooms.
    0
    Votes
    Shashank-Hundia
    June 27, 2017|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from Dr. Manoj V | Reviewed this property |
    There are smoking rooms I guess
    0
    Votes
    Asad T
    June 6, 2017|
    Answer Show all 4 answers
    Response from shangkary | Reviewed this property |
    charges will incur if you take anything out from the mini fridge. i got some of my tidbits from the mall and honestly their buffets are good and there's way too many choices. alcohol will be charged but not when comes to... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Ocean facing"
    Read review
    "sea view rooms or pool facing rooms are nice."
    Read review
    "Ask for a room that does not overlook the Honey Beach club"
    Read review
    "Great location and great service"
    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