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Grand Oriental Hotel

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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good31%
  • Average37%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Arrived on a 1am flight easy distance from airport,we were upgraded to a suite just wonderful a blast from the past . A real living museum. Really enjoyed the Keralan breakfast and view. A wonderful start to our holiday. Close walking distance to money exchanges...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed there for one day(thank god) it was already booked by our tour company we expected a very old vintage hotel and which it was but the hotel seriously need renovation it's so old the room is average nothing fancy about it you can...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel was really nice and we enjoyed the stay. The ambience was beautiful. The rooms were clean and beautifully arranged. The food was also good. The facilities were nice. On the whole it was a nice experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful old hotel was built in 1837, at one point a military barracks and became the first hotel in Colombo, so it has a wealth of Victorian history. It is away from the main commercial area of the city so in a quiet district...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This grand old hotel echoes of colonial past. Once the place to see and be seen, it now needs a little TLC. But dont let this put you off. The rooms are clean and have everything you need. The staff are very friendly and helpful...More

1  Thank KevinG1Cape
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
$41 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Colombo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
$41 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 Spa Hotel in Colombo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveler (347)
Room & Suite (211)
Dining (84)
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planetwine
July 5, 2016|
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Response from 88travelbug88 | Reviewed this property |
No it doesn't
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Peter C
May 24, 2016|
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Response from AnaPedro31 | Reviewed this property |
Hi ! Hm....well, that's quite difficult to tell you... the exact number of rooms but nothing less than 150 rooms. And I tell you by our experience, we stayed in several rooms, different floors:-) And, by the way, the Answer... More
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"If traveling by vehicle, look for free parking near the old jetty building."
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"I looked out on buildings and rubble. There are likely rooms facing the port, which would have a more..."
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"Get a room that does not face the docks"
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"often construction nearby + neighbouring port is working at night - deluxe room worth upgrade"
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