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.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Ocean View Tour Inn

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Ocean View Tour Inn
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

17 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 11: English reviews
Maldives
1 review
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Very good. Staff are very friendly Very help staff beat hotel Ac room. Near beach mini bar and quite calm place Etc Restaurant they made foods what we wants when's Lot enjoy Near good shopping places like Odel. No limit Glitz And very good staff and beach near hotel

Helpful?
Thank moosahaleem
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed November 30, 2015 via mobile

This is very comfortable and staffs are very friendly. I am here for the 3rd time and looking forward to come here again n again. I recommend this place to everyone. Sec walks to beach sunset and sunrise is awesome

Helpful?
Thank Mohamed S
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 22, 2015

Had a pleasant stay at this hotel and enjoyed every moment of it. Three minutes walk down to the beach and very convenient. Had an awesome breakfast. The food was delicious. The room was very spacious and the terrace was great. Will recommend this place to anyone looking for a comfortable stay.

Helpful?
Thank Dirk T
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

Awesome place. Super clean and spacious rooms and bathrooms. Even got toilet paper and a wrapped soap. Comfy beds. Very nice, forthcoming and helpful staff. Definitely get some Sri Lankan rice and curry-delicious! Right by the beach. Free wifi. Would only come back here!

Helpful?
Thank Magda R
Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2014

This place has pretty good value for money. The constant train noise can be slightly annoying but the place was good. The rooms were clean and simple. It's obviously not a 5 star establishment so one shouldn't go there expecting 5 star services. But the receptionist was friendly and we had a quiet and undisturbed stay, apart from a minor... More 

Helpful?
Thank LocalPuffDaddy
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 31, 2014

Came back again to OV. This time only for 01 night that too late check-in. It still felt good and I got a good night's sleep. As usual the bread and curry breakfast was great and the usual customized service I receive was delivered. Would have loved to stay a couple of days more but couldn't. Will come back to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Eann S
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2014

Planned to stopover at Mount Lavinia for two nights before heading south but ended up returning to the hotel for a total of nine nights. We were recommended to the hotel by a veteran traveler (good friend) who regularly users this hotel as a transit. Wasn't keen in staying as there was no pool but ended up staying here anyway... More 

Helpful?
Thank Eann S
Rohan314, Owner at Ocean View Tour Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review! I'm glad that you enjoyed our hospitality. We look forward to welcome you again at Ocean View! Best regards, Rohan and OV team More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed December 31, 2013

This family run hotel is about as good as it gets for the price. If you want luxury go to the Mount Lavinia Hotel. If you want clean rooms, excellent but simple food, honest staff (you see the same people year after year) then this is what visitin Sri Lanka is all about. The views from the rooms, especially the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Howard B
Rohan314, Owner at Ocean View Tour Inn, responded to this review

Dear Howard, thank you for your review! I'm glad that you liked our hotel and we look forward to welcome you again! Best regards, Rohan and the Ocean View team. More 

Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed September 1, 2013

a nice and clean affordable place. Very friendly and helpful staff. We started and finished our trip there. Great view from our room and within a minute you're on the beach. As elsewhere in mount lavinia you can hear the train cause it's close to the railway. So you just wake up early and you've got more time to enjoy... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lyanne T
Rohan314, Owner at Ocean View Tour Inn, responded to this review

Dear Lyanne, thank you for writing a review about my hotel. I'm happy that you enjoyed the stay with us. Please do visit us again. More 

Mount Lavinia, null, Sri Lanka
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed May 31, 2013

Visited the place again for some food. Enjoyed a String Hoppers and Curry which was really good! The red String Hoppers (also the white ones) have to be ordered early. Don't forget to tell the service personnel if youwould like the curries "hot" or "mild"!

Helpful?
Thank Hillary W
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

5 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (3)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia hotels
0.1 mi away
Tropic Inn Hotel
Tropic Inn Hotel
#2 of 9 in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
262 reviews
0.2 mi away
Royce Hotel
Royce Hotel
#5 of 9 in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
141 reviews
0.5 mi away
Mount Lavinia Hotel
Mount Lavinia Hotel
#1 of 9 in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
2,208 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 mi away
Berjaya Hotel Colombo
Berjaya Hotel Colombo
#3 of 9 in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
419 reviews
0.1 mi away
Ivory Inn
Ivory Inn
#6 of 9 in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
37 reviews
0.3 mi away
Ranveli Beach Resort
Ranveli Beach Resort
#4 of 37 in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
259 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel beside the Mount Lavinia beach, 11 km from Colombo City. 10 minutes walk to Galle road and shopping. Rooms with A/C and hot water, fully tiled. Standard rooms are also available.Please note: 10% service charge will be added to all bills. Thank you for visiting us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean View Tour Inn

Address: 34 / 4 De Saram Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10370, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Price Range: $0 - $0 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Ocean View Tour Inn Sri Lanka/Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
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 Ocean View Tour Inn staff and other travelers.
5 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Ocean View Tour Inn 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

“Family room on third floor”
 of 5 bubbles 481dirkt, Jun 22, 2015 | Read review
“Get a room facing the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles LocalPuffDaddy, Aug 11, 2014 | Read review
“If you are on long stay ask for a sea view room on the top floor as the train sound is less. Let them know what you prefer to eat if it is not in the menu.”
 of 5 bubbles eanns, Jul 31, 2014 | Read review
“Request for a top floor room as the sunset is visible and the sea breeze is good, always ask Mr. Rohan or Hillary for advice if you are unsure on any aspect.”
 of 5 bubbles eanns, Feb 12, 2014 | Read review
“There are rooms suitable for families, couples or friends or travellers on their own. Air con or not. I always go for non a/c facing the sea. Cosy and clean.”
 of 5 bubbles howardb902, Dec 31, 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question