We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Sapphire Hotel

    371 Galle Road, Colombo 00600, Sri Lanka
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    Savings alert: 11% below average rate

    The price you found is 11% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$45/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$104
    US$40
    SAVE US$64
    US$52
    US$52
    Traveller (118)
    Room & Suite (69)
    Dining (47)
    Global Towers Hotel
    348 reviews
    #30 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Great Southern Hotel (GSH) Colombo
    181 reviews
    #31 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Omega Regency
    46 reviews
    #39 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Ceylon City Hotel
    258 reviews
    #28 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Overview
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good38%
    • Average33%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “galle road” (22 reviews)
    “indian taste” (2 reviews)
    “sri lanka” (23 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Global Towers Hotel
    348 reviews
    #30 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Great Southern Hotel (GSH) Colombo
    181 reviews
    #31 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Omega Regency
    46 reviews
    #39 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Ceylon City Hotel
    258 reviews
    #28 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Rooms
    Aug 6Aug 7
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$40.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Colombo hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "709616885a3947b08b28122cfe7fe75f", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":456047,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79796651],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":40,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"709616885a3947b08b28122cfe7fe75f","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":104,"lowestMetaPrice":40,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":104,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":104,"lowestMetaPrice":40,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":104,"hotelName":"Sapphire Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjcwOTYxNjg4NWEzOTQ3YjA4YjI4MTIyY2ZlN2ZlNzVmIiwiQUlLIjoiMjVjNzM5MjIzOWMxNDRmMjhjNTMwMjljMzAzM2FiMjYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$40", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"33405309":"BookingCom","67355671":"TravelocityEWS","66159847":"Expedia","79579897":"CheapTicketsEWS","79796651":"AgodaIB","109296463":"HotelsCom2IB","78994921":"OrbitzEWS","76536162":"Hotwire","68898660":"CancelonIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (189)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Sapphire Hotel
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 177 reviews

    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Stayed here for one night on way to Maldives.Great Hospitality.Rooms very comfortable.Specious dinning hall that serves quality veg and non- veg food.The view of the street from the hotel is amazing,specially at night when the street is lit up with advertising neon light signs.

    Thank 1948ashok
    Response from EAP Hotels H, Rooms Division Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 22 February 2017

    Dear Reviewer, Thank you for your wonderful comments and strengthening us. We shall certainly try our level best to achieve excellence in hospitality. We are eagerly waiting to serve you better. Sincerely yours, Rooms Division Manager

    Reviewed 13 February 2017

    Stayed here for one night at the end of my stay in Sri Lanka. I'd say it is an average hotel and although my room was a bit dated it was spacious and spotlessly clean. The food was of a good standard as was the...More

    Thank snras93
    Response from EAP Hotels H, Rooms Division Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 15 February 2017

    Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for your review and the positive ones are appreciated while the negative ones will be looked into accordingly. Unfortunately, the noise from the main road we cannot completely eradicate, but measures have been taken to sound proof all our rooms in...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2017

    This hotel is situated very close to commercial area which shopping very easy. Hotel has very friendly staff, good room service, big rooms, clean bed sheets, big beds and small but clean bathrooms. Many channels on their local television network.

    Thank Kamalaveni5
    Response from EAP Hotels H, Rooms Division Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 6 February 2017

    Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for your positive comments and it’s a great pleasure to have you as our esteemed guest. We are eagerly waiting to serve you better on your next trip to Sri Lanka. Sincerely yours, Rooms Division Manager

    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    We stayed here just for few hours before our departure to the airport. The rooms were neat, good sized and decent. We used the outdoor pool and it was ok and well maintained. Good location of the hotel with easy access to beach and local...More

    1  Thank Nidhiya J
    Response from EAP Hotels H, Rooms Division Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 25 January 2017

    Dear Reviewer, Many thanks for your wonderful review and the honest feeling about the hotel conveyed to all the viewers. Longing to see you once again! Sincerely yours, Rooms Division Manager.

    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    Its a average hotel . The new rooms are good but you will be very unlucky if u get the old rooms which are not one well. The rooms are large with good bedding and also the toilets are small. U will find a lot...More

    Thank sinanibrahim786
    Response from EAP Hotels H, Rooms Division Manager at Sapphire HotelResponded 20 January 2017

    Dear Reviewer Many thanks for your comments and looking forward to seeing you once again here. Sincerely yours, Rooms Division Manager

    Global Towers Hotel
    348 reviews
    #30 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Great Southern Hotel (GSH) Colombo
    181 reviews
    #31 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Omega Regency
    46 reviews
    #39 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    Ceylon City Hotel
    258 reviews
    #28 of 52 hotels in Colombo
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$45 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, HotelQuickly and Evoline ltd so you can book your Sapphire Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Western Province >
    • Colombo
    • Also Known As
    • Sapphire Hotel Colombo
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (118)
    Room & Suite (69)
    Dining (47)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Hotel & Grounds (73)
    Bathroom (11)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Great Southern Hotel (GSH) Colombo
    181 reviews
    .36 km away
     
    Fairview Hotel
    136 reviews
    .66 km away
     
    Sai Sea City Hotel (P) Ltd
    85 reviews
    .49 km away
     
    Mirage Hotel Colombo
    260 reviews
    .40 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Barracuda Seafood & Grill
    219 reviews
    1.09 km away
    The Station
    179 reviews
    1.02 km away
    Italiano
    15 reviews
    1.13 km away
    Shanmugas
    319 reviews
    .70 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Colombo Divers
    66 reviews
    1.73 km away
    National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka
    446 reviews
    2.00 km away
    The Factory Outlet
    52 reviews
    2.10 km away
    Recharge Tours
    75 reviews
    1.35 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    StevosBrisbane
    20 July 2015|
    Answer
    Response from Joseph E | Reviewed this property |
    You can rent a car. There is no shuttle service from the airport to the hotel. Take a taxi from the airport , it is still cheap
    0
    Votes
    Abdullah M
    31 May 2015|
    Answer
    Response from EAP Hotels H | Property representative |
    Dear Sir, Many thanks for your esteemed inquiry. We are pleased to furnish below rates as per your requirement. Family Room (04 adults & 01 kid below 12 Yrs) Room only - USD 110.00 nett per night Bed & Breakfast - USD... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Try to find a room which is away from Galle road"
    Read review
    "Any room you choose will be below standard!"
    Read review
    "Good hotel for a reasonable price."
    Read review
    "As for a quiet room"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing