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Galadari Hotel
4 out of 5
64, Lotus Road, Colombo
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The price is Rs2,456 per night from 4 Oct to 5 Oct
2.85 km from city centre
3.5/5Good! (153 reviews)

"It was done as requested, good communication, old but gold"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Galadari Hotel
Marino Beach Colombo
5 out of 5
590 Marine Drive, Colombo, WP
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs4,358 per night from 17 Oct to 18 Oct
2.18 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (364 reviews)

"There was absolutely nothing to moan about we were treated so well doors opened for you to chairs pulled out made us feel really special each and everyone of the staff your top class x"…"

Reviewed on 1 Apr 2020

Marino Beach Colombo
Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo
5 out of 5
1 Centre Road, Galle Face, Colombo
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The price is Rs11,042 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
2.49 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (212 reviews)
Loved my stay at Shangrilla

"We like the friendly staff, comfortable room and the beautiful view. We were v happy with tight security 24/7. Toilet shower area tend to accumulate water. Perhaps during civil work, sloping was not done properly"…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo

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Ocean Edge Suites & Hotel Colombo
4 out of 5
Marine Drive (Kollupitiya), 10th Lane, No.24, Colombo
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2.26 km from city centre
3.4/5 (79 reviews)
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"The hotel is definitely overpriced! Cleanliness lacks. basic amenities like faulty air con was a put off! However, mr tushaar was helpful to move us to a better room quickly. There were dead cockroaches here and there. Though the lobby is renovated, poor flooring and dirty worn out rugs in the room ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2020

Ocean Edge Suites & Hotel Colombo
Mövenpick Hotel Colombo
5 out of 5
24 Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo, Western
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,478 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
1.24 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (317 reviews)

"Wonderful and accommodating staff; clean and spacious. Overall a great stay in a convenient location. Pool is on upper floor."…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

Mövenpick Hotel Colombo
Mandarina Colombo
5 out of 5
433, Galle Road, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs4,584 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
2.11 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (535 reviews)
Good hotel in good central location.

"Great service and well kept hotel with good in room facilities"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Mandarina Colombo
Galle Face Hotel
5 out of 5
2 Galle Road, Colombo
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2.01 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (791 reviews)

"Stayed while waiting for flight out for COVID-19 so not a great time for anyone. This hotel provided excellent service and support during this trying time. They had taken additional steps to protect guests and staff. Particularly enjoyed our meal in the Cuban restaurant - but sadly no live music. ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar 2020

Galle Face Hotel
Hilton Colombo Residence
5 out of 5
200 Union Place, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs8,834 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
1.01 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (243 reviews)

"My stay was amazing! Every one so friendly and alway a smile"…"

Reviewed on 3 Jan 2020

Hilton Colombo Residence
Hilton Colombo
5 out of 5
2 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,632 per night from 27 Sep to 28 Sep
2.7 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (334 reviews)

"Excellent service and probably the best breakfast buffet I have seen. The rooms are clean and the facilities are beautiful. The rooms lack a bit of personality and ambiance but I suppose that is to be expected in a large hotel such as this one."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Hilton Colombo
Go Outdoors Motor Home - Caravan Park
2 out of 5
82/1A, Stratford Avenue, Colombo 06, Colombo
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4.6 km from city centre
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The Kingsbury Colombo
5 out of 5
48 Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,993 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct
3.11 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (600 reviews)

"Had a amazing stay. Staff we very good."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

The Kingsbury Colombo
Taj Samudra
5 out of 5
25 Galle Face Centre Road, Colombo
Free cancellation
The price is Rs6,651 per night from 9 Oct to 10 Oct
1.92 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (272 reviews)

"Excellent hotel with great staff and nice pool and great breakfast service. Club lounge has great staff."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Taj Samudra
Cinnamon Red Colombo
3.5 out of 5
59, Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo
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1.01 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (884 reviews)

"The pool, scenery and overall cleanliness of the hotel along with the professionalism of their staff is highly commendable"…"

Reviewed on 22 Mar 2020

Cinnamon Red Colombo
Cinnamon Grand Colombo
5 out of 5
77, Galle Road, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs7,619 per night from 27 Oct to 28 Oct
1.37 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (646 reviews)

"Visited just at the beginning of lockdown/curfew procedures for the Coronavirus. The hotel coped amazingly with very few guests, consolidating areas as necessary. We still had amazing service under adversity."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar 2020

Cinnamon Grand Colombo
Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
5 out of 5
115, C. A. Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,281 per night from 8 Oct to 9 Oct
2.2 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (375 reviews)

"Not for 5 stars .! Need more clean . Bathroom Tub tiles Broken.! Wall had stein from Soda opening Table dust. We clean ourselves.!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
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Where to stay in Colombo

Find the best Colombo areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Colombo

Visiting Colombo

Visitors give high marks for the seaside in Colombo, which is also known for its sporting events and cafes. Tourists who journey to this cultural city can discover its seafood, museums and art.

  • There are 272 hotels and other accommodation options in Colombo
  • The closest major airport is in Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), 18.1 mi (29.1 km) from the city centre

Getting around Colombo

To explore the surrounding area, hop aboard a train at Colombo Fort Station or Wellawatta Railway Station. Colombo might not have as many public transport choices so consider renting a car to explore the city.

Dressing for Colombo

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 32°C and the nighttime average to be 22°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 32°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • July to September averages 30°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 31°C during the day and 23°C at night
  • Colombo gets about 93 millimetres of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually March and April with an average temperature of 32°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 23°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Colombo?
Maniumpathy is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other favourite options based on traveller reviews include Residence by Uga Escapes and Taru Villas-Lake Lodge.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Colombo, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals in Colombo.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Colombo?
Based on reviews, Cinnamon Red Colombo is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options to stay on the cheap include Ashan’s Cozy Apartments and Ocean Edge Suites & Hotel Colombo.
What's the best place to stay when travelling with children to Colombo?
Cinnamon Red Colombo is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other choices to stay with the children include Ocean Breeze Apartment Colombo and Galle Face Hotel. Also, attractions in the area such as Guruge Nature Park and Dehiwala Zoological Garden are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday to Colombo?
Pearl City Hotel is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features 24-hour room service and fireplaces. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Colombo Residencies and Colombo Apartments - Lower Bagathale.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Colombo?
Highbury Colombo is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café for its human guests. Two other good options to stay with your pet include Cinnamon Heights and Sea View Apartment-Hotel Colombo.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Colombo?
Galle Face Hotel is a top 5-star beachfront hotel with 7 restaurants and an outdoor pool, and it’s located on Galle Face Beach . Other good options to stay near the beach include FAIR VIEW HOTEL COLOMBO and Ramada by Wyndham Colombo.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Colombo?
Galle Face Hotel is a 5-star hotel with 7 restaurants and 3 bars, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. The Kingsbury Colombo and Residence by Uga Escapes are other upscale choices for your stay.
What's the best boutique-style hotel in Colombo?
Colombo Court Hotel & Spa is a favourite 4-star hotel with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 31 guestrooms, 2 restaurants and 2 bars. Taru Villas-Lake Lodge and Paradise Road Tintagel Colombo are two other options for a boutique stay.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Colombo?
BellaVista Apartments at Cornish Colombo is a top aparthotel that has an adjacent golf course and features in-room kitchens. Another good choice is Villa Key 2 Ceylon if you’d like to be close to a golf course while in town. You can tee off at Royal Colombo Golf Club during your trip.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Colombo?
Cinnamon Red Colombo is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a poolside bar and a restaurant. A couple of other options with an on-site pool include Galle Face Hotel and OZO Colombo Sri Lanka.

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