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Taru Villas - Lake Lodge

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20 Alvis Terrace, Colombo 00300 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here during our holiday in Sri Lanka. It is in a great location in Colombo - set back from the lake it is a much needed quiet and green setting in a big noisy busy city. It’s great to return here at the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for the final night of our Sri Lankan holiday. Well located in the centre of Colombo with easy access to south Beira Lake, the new Colombo city centre shopping mall and Gangaramaya Temple. It was Poya day whilst we were there so not...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank AngieNewZealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked Taru Villas in May 2018 for the England cricket tour of Sri Lanka in November 2018 Unfortunately I was diagnosed with cancer 10 days before I was due to fly. Taru Villas have refused a refund, due to me not informing them 14...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank T7MKE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband just enjoyed a 2 night stay here. From arrival all the staff made us feel very welcome. The room was immaculate and the hotel is tucked away away from the main road. We had the Sri Lankan curry on our first...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank thelinfords
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We missed our first night here as our flight was delayed and we got to the hotel at 5:30am instead of 4:00pm the day before. We had enough time for a 30min snooze, shower and breakfast before our 7hr train ride. It’s a lovely little...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
'Taru Villas - Lake Lodge', Colombo, one of the city's first accredited hotels, was transformed into a stunning city break haven in 2009. Keen to respect the rich heritage of a building which had been in her More family for four decades, Nayantara 'Taru' Fonseka embarked on a project which would crystallize into the gold standard for 'luxury-for-less' hotels in Colombo, Sri Lanka. With her creative emphasis on lines, light, and space, Taru's brainchild is the template for contemporary elegance and excellence. It is testament to the tranquility of this accommodation in Colombo that you could easily forget just how close you are to all the amenities that any thriving city has to offer. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
USD 109 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lake Hotel Colombo
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
13
Price range
USD 109 - USD 174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lake Hotel Colombo
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
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mayankak
13 November 2017|
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Response from TaruVillas2016 | Property representative |
Hi mayankak, The hotel is located within 5 minutes from the Colombo City Center. The nearest shopping mall is located just a 5 minute walk away. Do let me know what other information you require and I will be more than... More
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Maplehorse
28 November 2015|
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Ingrid D
1 November 2015|
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Response from TaruVillas | Property representative |
our standard check in time 13:00 HRS, early check-in is subject to room availability.
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Room Tips
"The garden suite is lovely"
Beckymgb
31 Aug. 2018
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"WE chose a room on the 1st (actually second) floor. Due to the layout of the surrounding houses most of..."
alyssas
30 Aug. 2018
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"pay a bit more than lowest price room"
stephendB3886YU
20 Aug. 2018
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"First floor room was larger"
johnny_number9
2 Apr. 2018
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