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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Grand Crown Hotel

06/11/2017 06/12/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Grand Crown Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 52: English reviews
Start your review of Grand Crown Hotel
 Click to rate
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed April 17, 2017

Terrible room accommodation. Air condition is very noisy and air is blowing straight to face. Bath rooms/ toilets very dirty. We had 3 rooms booked. One of the rooms had cockroaches. Hotel Manager was very moody and unfriendly. All rooms are very small. Food is terrible and has no taste at all. I'll never go back again. I told the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ajithekanayake
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

We don't understand how this hotel possibly got its 3 star rating. The staff are non existent, as mentioned in previous review, we had to make a lot of noise until someone showed up. The manager makes minimal effort to be helpful. There is one waiter who can speak English and he was very friendly and seemed to know more...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jonny I
Mannar, Sri Lanka
Reviewed January 24, 2017

I had an interesting experience at the Grand Crown Hotel. The building seems quite modern, with nice clean rooms and a comfortable bed. The food was very nice, however when I was checking out, I found that the price of items on the menu were not what I was being charged (before service charge has been added). This was reluctantly...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank cmkoe3
aalborg
Reviewed January 6, 2017

First time I stayed there by accident as the tuktuk driver took me to the wrong hotel But I had a nice stay there and the location the room and the restaurant was very good And the price/performance is very good

 Report
Helpful?
Thank gerdt_13
Negombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed January 4, 2017

The place situated very close to the town and bus stand. A petrol shed (gas station) and ATMs were also closeby. The premises was quite and the staff was very friendly and helpful to the locals as well. Food was excellent. I would rather recommends to ask for water bottles instead of local water (It's the case with whole city)...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank madupiz
Ginigathena, Sri Lanka
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Situated in Anuradhapura town. Friendly staff. There are Large family rooms also. If you have bigger crowd there is a separate bungalow. Reasonable rates compared to the facilities. There were no remote controllers for ACs in some rooms.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Keerthiee
Reviewed August 14, 2016

We drove around looking for a good place to have lunch in Anuradhapura and while they did not have anything available they agreed to prepare a quick lunch of rice and curry. The local curries were well made and fresh.We all felt that the rice may have been reheated and they let themselves down by that. Costs were reasonable -...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Thushari K
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

I went to this place to be relax. Perfect service. And also staff very good. And also very taste. I highly recommend this place for enjoy your time. Also I use lake fish for bite. Really tast. I like it so much.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank travel c
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

So comfortable and kind. I loved this hotel! They are gave me an welcomedrink too. And you can stay with ration cost! I am recommend for you to stay here! 호텔자체가 정말 크고 편했어요. 한국어가 가능한 직원도 한 명 있어서 편했구요. 듣기로는 host아고 들었는데 여기 숙소 머무는동안 싼가격에 정말 좋은서비스, 시설 등 너무 좋았습니다.

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Donggeon_Kang
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Never have experienced such a warmth from staff. From the security up to the top. Well empowered staff and they take spontaneous decisions to delight the costumer. Kitchen staff , never say No😍 even at midnight ! Special word of appreciation to Dhanushka & Anton who made our gathering more exiting and stay more comfortable !!!

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Gune72
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

174 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (15)
Viewed
Dining (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (159)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (69)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (6)
Viewed
Dining (23)
Viewed
Room/Suite (25)
Viewed
Business Center/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (29)
06/11/2017 06/12/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Anuradhapura hotels
1.0 mi away
Melbourne Tourist Rest
Melbourne Tourist Rest
#6 of 130 in Anuradhapura
114 reviews
0.8 mi away
Lake Wave Hotel
Lake Wave Hotel
#15 of 130 in Anuradhapura
157 reviews
0.7 mi away
Villu Villa
Villu Villa
#13 of 130 in Anuradhapura
128 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 mi away
City Resort
City Resort
#26 of 130 in Anuradhapura
117 reviews
0.3 mi away
Travel Lodge Lake View Tourist Resort
0.6 mi away
Milano Tourist Rest
Milano Tourist Rest
#4 of 130 in Anuradhapura
443 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Shanthi was established in 1971 as the first tourist guest house in Anuradhapura district.(RE- NAME AS "GRAND CROWN HOTEL") Sri Lanka tourist board has recognized as an "A" Grade venue & ranked as the best in hospitality by many of the guests. Hotel located at a calm & green place in the city of Anuradhapura town to serve the ultimate relaxation & easier access to all sacred places.Special An Announcement for all global travelers around the world. In TripAdvisor our new name will be DISPLAY AS GRAND CROWN HOTEL INSTEAD OF Shanthi Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grand Crown Hotel

Address: 55 Milagas Junction | 55, Milagas Junction, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka (Formerly Shanthi Hotel Anuradhapura)
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
Price Range: $23 - $34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Grand Crown Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 13
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Agoda, Expedia and HostelWorld so you can book your Grand Crown Hotel 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.
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from Grand Crown Hotel staff and other travelers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Grand Crown Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Dont bother wasting your money on this hotel”
ajithekanayake, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“The entire hotel ground is very quiet but be aware when there are parties going on but the receipting will help you”
gerdt_13, Jan 6, 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the ground floor are best suit for families.”
madupiz, Jan 4, 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms does not have remote controllers for ACs.”
Keerthiee, Aug 23, 2016 | Read review
“Very Good Rooms with attached bathrooms with Hot Water Facility. Satellite TV. Internet Wifi”
DananjayaG, Mar 18, 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
No availability for your dates from these sites
TripAdvisor
* /night
View Deal
Agoda.com
Hostelworld.com
Expedia.com
View all 7 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates