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The Gateway Hotel Colombo

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Amidst a 38-acre cocount plantation and bordering the legendrary Negombo Lagoon, The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden is in close proximity to the International Airport. Situated in Seeduwa - Katunayake, you're sure to find the other regional attractions nearby. 5-minute drive from Colombo international Airport, 3.5Kilometers from the airport, 30Kilometers away from Colombo City (35-minute drive) on the expressway. 208 rooms and suites, 100 rooms and suites in the newly built wing, International direct dialling facility,Mini-bar, Satellite,Views of the tennis court, children's playground and the city's skyline. At the Gateway Hotel Airport Garden, our restaurant brings together the best of global cuisines. Guests can look forward to a selection of local and International favourites that explores the nuances of culinary delights from the world over.
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Pool
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Spa
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Tennis Court
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Outdoor pool
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Getting there
Bandaranayake Intl Airport4 km
Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base27 km
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All reviews new wing sri lanka special thanks close to the airport airport garden indian food excellent service pastry chef duty manager delicious food restaurant manager minutes from the airport swimming pool cake long flight short stay last night
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have stayed at the Gateway Hotel for years when transiting through Sri Lanka. It’s a very good, safe and quiet spot for a layover. The staff, especially Satya, were very helpful and always willing to go the extra mile. I booked online and got...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

We stayed at this hotel for one night before flying home from our trip. It was like an oasis in a big city. Close to the airport and far away from Colombo itself. The grounds are huge and lovely. The staff couldn't do enough for...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from ranil_perera, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel ColomboResponded September 5, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again very soon. Sincerely, Kind Regards, Ranil Perera General Manager

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were forna quick vacation just 3 days and had to wait 40 min for the hotel transportation that didn't arrive when we landed. We miss the buffet because of that. When asked to the duty manager we were told they couldnt do anything. Got...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The staff here are exceptional, and will go above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable. The pastry chef Noyel Karunarathne made the most wonderful cheesecake for my mum and I when we arrived, it was one of the best cakes I’ve ever eaten! Beautiful...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I always enjoy my stay at gateway everytime i come here its a must i meet some people who will blow you away with their skills and how they deal with customers.. Saheed and kalpanni at the resturant they always remember repeater guest and very...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from ranil_perera, General Manager at The Gateway Hotel ColomboResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest , Thank you for your comment. I really appreciate you taking the time to comment on your positive experience at Gateway Airport Garden. I will surely pass on your observations to all and Saheed and Kalpani in particular. I hope you will visit...More

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darrengrigg
October 29, 2018|
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Response from Koochybg | Reviewed this property |
Have never seen a tennis court in this hotel.
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johnG4052IE
January 13, 2018|
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
They had a small fridge in my room - big enough for a couple of bottles
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Room Tips
"Room higher have a nicer view."
Jess28Leon
3 weeks ago
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"Best View of the Airport"
299tsp
Oct. 2, 2018
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"Executive rooms are very comfortable"
rajkumar500
Sep. 27, 2018
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"The new wing rooms are amazing ."
Senthuraan
Sep. 22, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$116 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
taj airport garden colombocolombo airport hotelhotel taj airport garden
LOCATION
Sri LankaWestern ProvinceSeeduwa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
208
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