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Hotel The Saffron

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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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3Thank Dotty312
Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2014

This is a lovely little hotel on the outskirts of Colombo. From the owner Anthony down all the staff were attentive, helpful and couldn't do enough to make the stay a happy one. I found it excellent value for money and had a lovely week. The hotel staff will help you to plan trips around the Island or locally in...

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1Thank Harry G
Hednesford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 November 2014

This is a lovely hotel, the staff are really helpful and very friendly. Antony and his wife who own this are on hand also to help guests with holiday plans....Nice clean rooms, hot shower. Fantastic food breakfast and evening meal.. Actually the best food I've ever had in a hotel or resturant this chef is amazing she could win Master...

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1Thank GlynisWoodward
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Very beautiful hotel just few miles from Colombo City. Nice spacious rooms with wide and beautiful beds. Clean bathroom. They serve tasty Sri Lankan food. The lady is nice and helpful. Nice and unexpected view for a hotel closer to Colombo city. Just look at the hotel photos. It looks better than photos when you are there.

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Thank Daham P
London, Canada
Reviewed 25 August 2014

I stayed for 2 weeks in July-August 2014, solo female traveller, in the "budget single room". This place was perfect for me - it was small, quiet, friendly, away from the hectic centre and tourist hotspots. If you are here to party, this is maybe not for you. If you want somewhere relaxing for your holiday, or calm for work,...

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Thank solotraveller370
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 August 2014

My partner and I stayed here for one night in a budget double room. The stay was very nice but very far from town and the sights, we had issues with finding tuk-tuks to take us back (didn't know where to go) and prices to and from the guest house. We also had issues with hot water in our room...

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Pune, India
Reviewed 16 August 2014

We were at The Saffron in june 2014. Nice place homely staff. Food was good and they assisted with late checkout and transport for sightseeing and an airport drop at an nominal extra charge. Very good for a family with teenage kids. Best management thus far. where customers satisfaction if highest on their list. if i ever visit lanka I...

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Thank maria_pinky2000
Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 25 July 2014

Excellent service, staff is very helpful, very courteous, and go out of their way to help. Food is really home cooked! The free breakfast and free WIFI are added surprise for a very small hotel like this! When I booked the hotel through expedia, I requested for a first floor room, since I'm having trouble climbing stairs, what they did...

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1Thank L0ri2009
Kathmandu, Nepal
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Hotel Saffron is a small pearl in the heart of Nawala area of Colombo, tucked away in a small side street of Galpotha Road, and little known even among locals. I was here for a semi business trip for one week and right from the start I felt welcome and at home in this hotel. Basically managed by two charming...

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2Thank MartinInColombo
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

This was our first stay in Sri Lanka and we really enjoyed our stay here. The staff is really helpful and friendly and the food is basic, but good. The rooms are are also basic and clean. Colombo is a hectic city, so it was nice to retrieve back to this quiet sweet hotel. The hotel is about 20 mins...

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Amenities

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  • 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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  • 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 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel The Saffron 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“rooms on he first floor.”
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!”
irene1112014, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“603 room is awesome”
akshaymay2981, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“No particular tip, as the whole hotel is fairly quiet.”
MaxKingdom, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The top floor centre and corner rooms are not comfortable. Bathroom emits smells.”
Dotty312, 4 Jan 2015 | Read review
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