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    Sapphire Hotel

    371 Galle Road, Colombo 00600, Sri Lanka
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 120*
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          Overview
          • Excellent13%
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          • Average32%
          • Poor14%
          • Terrible2%
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          “galle road” (21 reviews)
          “indian taste” (2 reviews)
          “basic hotel” (6 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Bar/Lounge
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          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 20 January 2016

          its was a nice awesome experience of my stay in hotel i was feel very nice welcome by the staff and given all facilities on time as on the manner of welcoming the guest is so appreciated looking forward to get in touch with more...More

          1  Thank roysudha
          Response from EAP Hotels H, Group Reservations Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 21 January 2016

          Many thanks for your review, and absolutely appreciate your sentiments and we shall continue to serve you better. We are delighted that you enjoyed the services & facilities during your stay with us. Indeed we shall take necessary steps to improve our services & facilities...More

          Reviewed 16 January 2016

          Good hotel but rooms are not so attractive as it appears in the pictures. Those are a bit shabby.The swimming pool on the roof top surrounded by plants is not very appealing. The variety of food offered in the buffet breakfast and dinner are very...More

          1  Thank Poly90
          Reviewed 10 January 2016

          Final stop before flying from Colombo. Good sized room, intermittent wi-fi but a lovely private dinner by the pool for our tour group. Breakfast offered a good choice. Overall compared favourably to other mid-range hotels we stayed in in Sri Lanka.More

          2  Thank Benkei
          Response from EAP Hotels H, Group Reservations Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 21 January 2016

          Many thanks for your review, and absolutely appreciate your sentiments and we shall continue to serve you better. We are delighted that you enjoyed the services & facilities during your stay with us. Thank you once again for patronizing Hotel Sapphire and looking forward to...More

          Reviewed 12 November 2015

          It's ok hotel ...not a budget hotel..opted this place because it's easy to travel to other cities ..from here we travelled to Jaffna by bus ...connectivity to other landmarks were easy because it s in the city of wellawetta.More

          2  Thank Ashaa n
          Response from EAP Hotels H, Group Reservations Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 23 November 2015

          Many thanks for your review and absolutely appreciate your sentiments, which no one has commented with regarding to the easy access of travelling to Jaffna, and is a vital point. We hope you enjoyed your stay with us and looking forward to welcoming you once...More

          Reviewed 25 October 2015

          Sapphire Hotel has been in Colombo since the 70s. They were renowned for their excellent and tasty food. They continue the quality to this day. I stayed in this hotel last year for a week and was very satisfied, hence I booked it again this...More

          Thank Lingam
          Response from EAP Hotels H, Group Reservations Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 4 November 2015

          Many thanks for your review, and absolutely appreciate your sentiments and we shall continue to serve you better. We are delighted that you enjoyed the services & facilities during your stay with us. Thank you once again for patronizing Hotel Sapphire and looking forward to...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 51 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Best Value Hotel in Colombo
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 45
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          • Sri Lanka >
          • Western Province >
          • Colombo
          • Also Known As
          • Sapphire Hotel Colombo
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          StevosBrisbane
          Where does the shuttle bus take you?
          21 July 2015|
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          Response from Joseph E | Reviewed this property |
          You can rent a car. There is no shuttle service from the airport to the hotel. Take a taxi from the airport , it is still cheap
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          Abdullah M
          Can you let me know if you have a family room. Husband and wife and three children. One of the child is 11, which is a boy and two twin girls which are 14. Please tell me what will be the charge for per night in PKR rupees.
          31 May 2015|
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          Response from EAP Hotels H | Property representative |
          Dear Sir, Many thanks for your esteemed inquiry. We are pleased to furnish below rates as per your requirement. Family Room (04 adults & 01 kid below 12 Yrs) Room only - USD 110.00 nett per night Bed & Breakfast - USD... More
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