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The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo

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Glos
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here on the way out of Sri Lanka and much preferred it to the hotel we stayed in on the way in which was supposedly THE best airport hotel on the island. The Gateway Hotel was well managed and they packed a breakfast for our early flight. Nothing was too much trouble. I have dietary restrictions and they...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of the 8 hotels we stayed at during our 3 week trip we have only gave two of them 5 stars and this one and probably he most surprising. We only really booked here because we had an early morning flight and didn't want a long trip to the airport, however it turned out to be a very pleasant surprise...

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Ashok V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo. Thank you for choosing to stay at The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo and for sharing your frank and forthright feedback with us. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest level of comfort and to make their stay truly memorable. Appreciation such as yours increases...

torfaen
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived quite late from Colombo airport which only take about 20 minutes to get too. When we arrived we were offered a refreshing drink and a cold towel whilst we were being checked in. We were supposed to have dinner included in our price but there was no food provided and only managed to get a quick drink at...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great quality, comfortable and very convenient for a stop over for the airport either arriving or departing Sri Lanka. Service is fantastic. Rooms are great - very luxurious. Transport to and from the airport

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here twice on two separate occasions. First was on the way to the maldives. We checked in after a long train journey from Ella then Kandy. The reception staff were great and upgraded us to a twin room. We could only book a double room and as friends was nice to get our own bed. The restaurant was good...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is, more than anything else, worth staying in due to the very friendly and helpful staff and wonderful personal service, throughout. Having stayed many times I can not fault the dedication of the staff towards the guests. Nalin and Rohan, in particular, in the restaurant / bar can not do enough to help when dining. Thank you.

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Ashok V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo ! Thank you for choosing to stay at The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo and for sharing your frank and forthright feedback with us. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest level of comfort and to make their stay truly memorable. Appreciation such as yours...

Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very clean, and the team is extremly friendly and helpfull. The hotel manager makes sure that you're well welcomed to the hotel and that all the hotel guests are satisfied. very close to the airport and I would reccomend this hotel for everybody travelling to Colombo.

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Ashok V, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo. Thank you for choosing to stay at The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo and for sharing your frank and forthright feedback with us. It is our constant endeavor to provide our guests with the highest level of comfort and to make their stay truly memorable. Appreciation such as yours increases...

Toronto ON
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night at the Gateway Hotel before our flight home. The hotel is very close to the airport (less than 10 min away). The hotel is located in a sprawling tropical setting with several dining options (great food), shops, and other amenities (gym, outdoor pool, tennis courts, play structure, etc.). The hotel is very modern and the rooms...

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New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is disappointing that Colombo does not offer more affordable mid range options in close proximity to the airport especially given the odd flight hours due to construction. Our stay was comfortable for the 10 hours we were there. At $200 for that many hours, its not exactly a value. My husband was able to get a haircut for 900...

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jodhpur
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice rooms but a bit pricey. Unfortunately moderately priced hotels are not near the airport which makes the current airport construction a burden with the odd flight times. The food at the restaurant was average (the only time in Sri Lanka where i got sick). Nice pool too and some services like a hair salon within the premises. They...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amidst a 38-acre cocount plantation and bordering the legendrary Negombo Lagoon, The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden is in close proximity to the International Airport. Situated in Seeduwa - Katunayake, you're sure to find the other regional attractions nearby. 5-minute drive from Colombo international Airport, 3.5Kilometers from the airport, 30Kilometers away from Colombo City (35-minute drive) on the expressway. 208 rooms and suites, 100 rooms and suites in the newly built wing, International direct dialling facility,Mini-bar, Satellite,Views of the tennis court, children's playground and the city's skyline. At the Gateway Hotel Airport Garden, our restaurant brings together the best of global cuisines. Guests can look forward to a selection of local and International favourites that explores the nuances of culinary delights from the world over. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo

Address: 234-238, Colombo-Negombo Road, Seeduwa 11410, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Seeduwa
Price Range: $140 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo 4.5*
Number of rooms: 208
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Also Known As:
Taj Airport Garden Colombo
Colombo Airport Hotel
Hotel Taj Airport Garden
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“Higher floors offer best views”
 of 5 bubbles GregG333333, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All the rooms are very large and beautifully appointed.”
 of 5 bubbles cjvagabond, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Superb views from the sixth (top) floor - ask for lagoon with sunset view”
 of 5 bubbles hugol860, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“As far as I know all rooms good”
 of 5 bubbles 858RichardT, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The rooms facing front have a great view”
 of 5 bubbles venkataramanm2014, Feb 7, 2017 | Read review
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