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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been staying in this place for the past seven months felt at home.I am in love with the location it is so peaceful.This hotel is nestled in the midst of nature you wake up with the call of birds.Thank you Ms. Dilrukshi and Anthony you both have been a wonderful host.

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chamari d, Owner at Hotel The Saffron, responded to this review

Dear Mr Mulki, thanks for taking a time to leave a review and we appreciated your feedback. R

Ismaning, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First the positive things: - They were flexible with breakfast. We had to leave at 6am and they packed us some sandwiches etc. to take with us. - Dinner was delicious, but it took very long to prepare (over 1 hour). So order early! - Air conditioning and TV were ok - Internet connection was better than in many places...

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Toronto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After having stayed here, I think that I'd be inclined to call the hotel a guest house just due to it's size. It is small but very friendly and comfortable. It is certainly tucked away in a residential area so I would have the cab call for directions otherwise it will be challenging to find. We arrived at 0200 due...

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Siwa, Egypt
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I am in love with the location, you do not know you are in a city at all, it is quiet, even rural feeling with the river and its lively bird heaven! The owners have become friends, they are kind and very helpful, also their staff. All my wishes were fulfilled here, I felt completely at home and enjoyed a...

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chamari d, Owner at Hotel The Saffron, responded to this review

Dear Mam, thank you very much for choosing THE SAFFRON for your stay and it is glad to hear that U enjoyed your stay. We appreciated about taking a time to leave a review on trip advisor. See you again............. thanks again - Dilrukshi

Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Very nice and friendly personal!!! They was happy to help us with any questions ! It's 300-350 rups from central bus stations ! I can recommend this hotel for sure... Very clean! Speaking English , awesome food! Good locations ! We feel there like at home!!!

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Raipur, India
Reviewed 11 January 2016

This is the best place i stayed , i was in colombo since for 4 days and last day i checked in this hotel which was little far from moumt lavinia but actually very good , there is only one draw back as the airport is very far from this hotel and takes 3500/- rs from this place to airport...

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Dhahran, Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 6 October 2015

My wife, our two children (aged 8 and 6), and I stayed at this hotel from September 23-25. The hotel is quite nice, and our third floor room was very good. BREAKFAST - The breakfasts were pretty good (toast, eggs, sausages, coffee, etc.), and you can either eat it in outdoor, covered restaurant downstairs or ask to have it brought...

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Reviewed 14 May 2015

I have just returned from a very enjoyable, if exhausting short research trip to Colombo. The hotel arranged my transport from the airport and welcomed me on arrival at about 4:30 in the morning. The room was comfortable, with good WiFi which matters, with a decent selection of food. But the best part was just how friendly and accommodating all...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Room was clean and well-appointed, with a generous breakfast provided. However the location was a bit difficult to find (down a side street, at the end of an alley) so I suggest calling reception for specific directions before reaching.

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Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Its more of a guest house away from the city Pros Hotel is clean and staff who are young boys are helpful and efficient. The owners have their own tour staff Cons The guest house is way off from the city, so returning back late can be quite worrying especially when since the taxis and tuk-tuk don't know the place....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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Additional Information about Hotel The Saffron

Address: No 32/5, Galpotte Road | Koswatte, Nawala, Colombo, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range: $42 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel The Saffron 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“rooms on he first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles vidyutm2017, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I like the top floor so I can sit near the open window and enjoy fresh air blowing through, also better view!”
 of 5 bubbles irene1112014, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“603 room is awesome”
 of 5 bubbles akshaymay2981, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No particular tip, as the whole hotel is fairly quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles MaxKingdom, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The top floor centre and corner rooms are not comfortable. Bathroom emits smells.”
 of 5 bubbles Dotty312, 4 Jan 2015 | Read review
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