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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a wonderful place - we spent 2 nights pre and post touring round Sri Lanka. Rooms are lovely and comfy, good wifi and nice power showers. Food in the restaurant is superb and breakfast is lovely too. The staff are really attentive and small touches are added - like complimentary cake delivered to our rooms shortly after arrival. Pool... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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30 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This property is just above the sea and is such a vast property that's spread in acres of land. They have got a nice pool ,a beautiful beach, An open restaurant.,. Live counters at buffet...but one thing that really sucks is the age of the property and the maintenance..... The staffs @ reception also needs to undergo a lot of... More 

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Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed in Mount Lavinia hotel five times whilst on business. My opinion is that some areas need a little refurbishing but on the whole it is a good hotel with friendly staff. The food there is fine ( I have never had tummy problems) and there is a good variety. The breakfasts are excellent with a huge choice.... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A five star hotel in all aspects. It a was like a step back in time to when all hotels took a great pride in service. All the staff were very friendly and one had to admire the historical dress of the doormen. The food was excellent and the rooms were very clean and comfortable. The position of the rooms... More 

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Thank Eric L
Durham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Used this hotel as a base for nearly two weeks. We had three rooms during this period as we returned from our travels in Sri Lanka. All rooms were clean and suitable for our needs with views to the sea. The staff were very friendly and the service throughout the hotel was good. They kept our luggage secure as we... More 

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Thank tjedgar14
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at the Mount for three days it's a nice hotel I Enjoy the Mount especially the food... the spreads go from one side of the room to the other and breakfast is always amazing. Staff are very helpful and the sites are of that of the beach of the coast capital of Sri Lanka Colombo. The Mount is... More 

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Thank Andrew D
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I am a business partner of a well known regular of the hotel. I was given room 318 only to be told that there was a thrill factor in that room. I was soon transferred to a nice room in the new section. Overall happy about the stay and the facilities offered. I was there only for a couple of... More 

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Thank Shakeel S
Sri Lanka
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This year we selected the Mount Lavinia Hotel ( Tropical Hut) as the venue for our company staff get together ( Total number of participants were over 3000).The Beach was lovely and very spacious. We were able fit in all our props, marquees Etc. The food was delicious . Ms. Nimanthi Kodithuwakku, the Banquette Manager, did a fantastic job by... More 

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51 reviews
36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked this hotel via booking.com. I change my reservation on 19th November and had confirmation of the change from the booking system and the hotel. I was checking in on 21 November and the hotel took the money for the entire stay from my bank account on 20th November. When I arrived at the hotel late on 21st. They... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Whenever we visit Sri Lanka, having Lunch at this absolutley First Class Hotel/Restaurant is an absolute must. The food, service and ambience is 'Out of this World'. An absolute must if visiting the stunningly beautiful island of Sri Lanka. VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

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Dear Valued Guest It is indeed delighted to take note of your genuine feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed the services and the ambiance of our hotel and our very own chefs committed in providing a unique culinary experience for all our guests during their stay. We look forward to welcoming you back on your future visit. Thank you More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Mount Lavinia Hotel

Address: 100 Hotel Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10732, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Price Range: $180 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mount Lavinia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 275
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