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With a history spanning over 200 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for weddings.
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Property amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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Great View
Romantic
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We are every year in our Mount Lavinia. This year we booked a helicopter from Nuvara Eliya direktly to the paradise beach of the Mount Lavinia. We will never forget this highlight. Also not the sand on the feed while dining on the beach with love- music and the moonlight.
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Booked for a dinner on the 16th of Feb. When we entered nobody was around to accompany us to our table. Although we specifically requested when making the reservation to be seated inside we were taken to be seated outside. Once that was sorted, the table we were given did not
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As my title suggests - what to say about this wonderful hotel/resort that I have not already said in my previous reviews. Warm, comfortable, friendly environment where the exceptional staff treats everyone as if he/she were number 1 !!! Hotels, like any other institution, is
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Thie first impression as you drive up to the hotel is one of ex colonial spedour and this is continued inside . A little bit worn but this adds to the atmosphere. Rooms were a bit in need of a make over and could have been cleaner but overall this was an interesting and fun
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This was booked through our local travel agent as he had many satisfied customers returning from here. We booked it as part of our month travels and went on to safari, Maldives and Dubai but this was our favourite places. Was a little dubious after reading previous reviews re
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Wedding (with amplification) just yards from hotel bedroom window.
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Yes, plenty of Tuk Tuk, roughly about Rs500 to Rs 700 to Fort Colombo. Also recommend uber or pickme (Sri Lankan version of Uber)
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Hi I reckon the Ocean View King rooms are the best - they are on the south side of the Hotel but the Colonial Rooms on the north side are lovely too !
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Contact Asya Tours Sri Lanka, they offer 30 $
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"The sea and garden rooms in the new wing are more spacious but the older rooms have traditional wood furniture and character"
"If you go, ask for a room in the older section and on an upper floor."
"The lower-ground seaward rooms are great!"
"Balcony rooms with view. Colonial rooms have rustic charm"
"Bay view is good ,but then seaview is good as well"
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PRICE RANGE
$94 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaWestern ProvinceDehiwala-Mount Lavinia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
210
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