Top 10 Hotels Near Colombo District

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Cinnamon Grand Colombo
Cinnamon Grand Colombo

77, Galle Road, Colombo 00300

4.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (304 reviews)

This family-friendly Colombo hotel is located by the ocean, within a 10-minute walk of US Embassy and Chabad of Sri Lanka. …

₹9,651
Colombo Courtyard
Colombo Courtyard

32 Alfred House Avenue, Colombo 00300

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (200 reviews)

Located in the heart of Colombo, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of German Embassy Colombo, MGM Casino, and …

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Casa Colombo Hotel
Casa Colombo Hotel

231, Galle Road, Colombo 04

5.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (81 reviews)

Located in the heart of Colombo, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Majestic City, MGM Casino, and Raux Brothers …

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OZO Colombo Sri Lanka
OZO Colombo Sri Lanka

No. 36-38, Clifford Place, Colombo 00400

4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (137 reviews)

Situated in Colombo, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Raux Brothers, Majestic City, and MGM Casino. Isipathanaramaya …

₹4,799
Ramada Colombo
Ramada Colombo

30 Sir Mohamed Macan Markar Mawatha, Colombo 00300

4.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (96 reviews)

This family-friendly Colombo hotel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Nawaloka Hospital, Beira Lake, and …

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FAIR VIEW HOTEL COLOMBO
FAIR VIEW HOTEL COLOMBO

27 Ramakrishna Road, Colombo 00700

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (23 reviews)

Situated near the beach, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka and within 3 mi (5 km) o …

₹3,970
Ceylon City Hotel
Ceylon City Hotel

11, Upatissa Road, Colombo

3.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (32 reviews)

Located in the heart of Colombo, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Majestic City and MGM Casino. Raux Brothers and …

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CityRest Fort
CityRest Fort

46 Hospital Street, Colombo

2.0 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (66 reviews)

Located in the heart of Colombo, this hostel is steps from Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct and Colombo World Trade Center. …

₹1,955
Hillstreet Villa
Hillstreet Villa

142 Hill Street, Mount Lavinia

2.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Mount Lavinia, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Traditional Puppet Art Museum and National Zoological …

₹591
Monsoon Suites
Monsoon Suites

198/7 Siriwimal Udyanaya, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte 10100

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Situated in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, this bed & breakfast is within 2 mi (3 km) of Asiri Hospital, Lanka Hospital, and Park …

₹2,257
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About Colombo

Sri Lanka’s largest city, Colombo is a sprawling city with a great mixture of modern skyscrapers, colonial buildings and ruins. It sits on the west coast of the island country and features many canals, the country’s busiest harbour and a large array of landmarks, as well as having accommodation to suit all budgets.

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There is so much to see in Colombo, what with its stunning architecture, cultural sights and natural attractions, that a visitor could easily spend days wandering around the city.

In the heart of Colombo is Beira Lake that is surrounded by businesses but it also an important landmark. The lake is home to storks, lizards and pelicans and runs into the Galle Face, an urban park that stretches for 500 metres along the coast. It is the largest open space in the city and a popular place for families to spend a day. Galle Face is also home to the Galle Face Hotel, which is one of the oldest hotels in Colombo.

Gangaramaya Temple sits on an island in the lake and is one of the most important Buddhist temples in the city. It is also a stunning complex that mixes modernism and culture, using Thai, Chinese, Indian and Sri Lankan architecture elements. Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque is another popular tourist attraction as it is an impressive building and is the oldest mosque in the city.

There are many beautiful historical buildings in the city, including the Old Colombo Dutch Hospital, Sirimathipaya Mansion and the National Museum of Colombo that has collections of the most important items in Sri Lanka’s history, including the Kandyan monarchs’ throne and crown.

Restaurants and Bars

There are plenty of places to eat and drink in Colombo, though the cheapest options are the street stalls that sell lunch packets and roti. Sri Lankan and Indian cuisine can be found everywhere, though there are also a few known fast-food chains around. The best Western cuisine can be had in hotels like the Cinnamon Grand Colombo and the Hilton Colombo. Mount Lavinia is the best place to enjoy the city’s nightlife, though there are also some popular bars in the Cinnamon Gardens area.

Shopping

The Pettah Market is the best place in Colombo for bargain shopping, where everything from fruit to electronics can be found. There are also a few modern shopping malls in the city that are ideal for those that can’t handle the crowds at the market, though their prices will be higher.