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No. 100 Hotel Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10350 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic views from room (18), swimming pool and dining room. Beautiful location on raised headland outside city of Colombo. Spotlessly clean hotel and room. Cuisines of various nationalities to suit clientele, most of which I tried, some of which I really liked. Desserts amazing. Lovely...More

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Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review, thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We appreciate your generous compliments on our friendly...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food, attentive and friendly throughout our stay. As this was a special present for my mother's seventieth it was important to get the right place. There were several parties present on each of our nights, and the hotel is large enough to...More

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Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 16 February 2018

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review and thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback regarding your recent experience with us. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Wanted to experience the raving compliments of the hotel and had a booking at the hotel.. the reception mentioned that they were upgrading me to a “Sea facing room”... was elated by it but to my disappointment they took me to a sea facing room...More

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Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the hotel. We value your feedback and appreciate you taking the time to bring this matter to our attention. It is with much regret that we read of this unsatisfactory...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at the hotel for around 4 days. We booked a room with direct sea view. If you really want to stay in this hotel this is the only room category I would recommend. The view over the sea, Colombo and the Harbour is...More

Thank johnnysutra
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest, Your comments on your recent experience at the hotel are much valued and appreciated. We thank you for your generous comments on our rooms, amazing views and colonial ambience. We do however apologize for the unsatisfactory experience of yours with our tired...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

My family has stayed in Mount Lavinia multiple times over the years. This stay was by far the best we had and it is because of the wonderful service by the staff. We would like to express our thanks to the following for the spectacular...More

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Description
With a history spanning over 200 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its More magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for weddings. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
210
Price range
USD 70 - USD 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mount Lavinia Hotel Sri Lanka/Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
210
Price range
USD 70 - USD 251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Mount Lavinia Hotel Sri Lanka/Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
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Dining (264)
Amenities (26)
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champaynee
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Response from gill h | Reviewed this property |
Provides towels by the pool. You will not want to go on the beach, it is really extremely dirty!
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Response from Sew-Wij | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have a small gym
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25 August 2018|
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Response from dburah | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty of Tuk Tuk, roughly about Rs500 to Rs 700 to Fort Colombo. Also recommend uber or pickme (Sri Lankan version of Uber)
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"higher floors offer a better view of the city and ocean."
ockersez
5 days ago
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"Direct Ocean View."
ricardoherft
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"First floor rooms are rather new than the ones in top floors."
MPadmal
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"consider a different hotel"
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