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Mount Lavinia Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence
With a history spanning over 200 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for weddings.
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Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In a fantastic spot and with old fashioned charm, this has been a great place for us to begin our tour of Sri Lanka. We had a lovely room on the 3rd floor lookimg out to the ocean and while the room may be showing...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food, attentive and friendly throughout our stay. As this was a special present for my mother's seventieth it was important to get the right place. There were several parties present on each of our nights, and the hotel is large enough to...More

4  Thank George A
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded February 15, 2018

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review and thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback regarding your recent experience with us. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We haven't stayed a over night yet but we have been to their dinner buffet. So they have this themed dinners and they're the best. One time we went to the Indian dinner buffet and those food were so good. Buriyani, chicken curry and a...More

Thank Divine D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed here on our first night of our honeymoon! We were greeted with a drink and shown to our room. Our room had a lovely view of the ocean!! We were only here for one night but made the most of the pool and...More

Thank lmpaulley
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is absolutely wonderful. Great location, beautiful private beach, great food, excellent service. And special thanks to the perfect and hard working bell boy staff. Morning breakfast is to die for! The only downside was that the rooms did not look exactly like they...More

Thank marryamk13
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review, thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We appreciate your generous compliments on our friendly...More

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champaynee
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September 18, 2018|
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Yes they have a small gym
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August 24, 2018|
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Response from dburah | Reviewed this property |
Yes, plenty of Tuk Tuk, roughly about Rs500 to Rs 700 to Fort Colombo. Also recommend uber or pickme (Sri Lankan version of Uber)
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"go for 501 to 510"
stilianosv
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"pick the renovated rooms"
Golfer666
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"Pays for what you get..."
Kingo248
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"All rooms are good"
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PRICE RANGE
US$117 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaWestern ProvinceDehiwala-Mount Lavinia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
210
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