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12 Best 5 Star Hotels in Colombo, Sri Lanka .

Updated: Oct 15, 2022

Shangri-La Colombo





Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo presents a new level of luxury in the city. Located in the heart of the business and entertainment district, the hotel offers the various collection of guestrooms with stunning views of the Indian Ocean, Beira Lake or cityscape. The property has 4 innovative restaurants and bars, and it is Colombo’s largest and stylish event spaces. Set to be the city’s dining destination, Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo’s restaurants and bars include Capital Bar & Grill, presenting tasty steaks and seafood grills with a wide selection of whisky. Kaema Sutra is a new-age Sri Lankan bar and restaurant. Sapphyr Lounge is a place to meet with friends and family over simple indulgences. There is a Pool Bar overlooking the Indian Ocean and it is perfect for light refreshments. The hotel also offers direct access to the most extensive international shopping mall in Sri Lanka, Shangri-La’s own One Galle Face Mall. Chi, The Spa is a place of personal peace and enchantment offering holistic therapies for the body, mind and soul. The Health Club features state-of-the-art fitness equipment and personal trainers to ensure you stay true to your fitness regime when away from home. Daily buffet breakfast and dinner are served at either Capital Bar & Grill or Kaema Sutra. Co-nnect, Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo’s stylish, new co-working space offers a versatile environment to meet, work and create. These exclusive spaces include private offices, meeting rooms, work pods and individual work stations, and is an inspired alternative to working in a traditional office setting.


9.3 Superb

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185 $ per night

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Mandarina Colombo



Strategically located in Colombo and only 1.5 km from the U.S Embassy, Mandarina Colombo offers modern and comfortable accommodation with free WiFi access throughout the property. It features a rooftop infinity outdoor pool and provides complimentary parking on site. The hotel is just a 10-minute walk from Majestic City, Barefoot Gallery, Casino Marina Colombo and 1.5 km from Sri Lanka National Museum. The Colombo Town Hall is about 1.2 km away, while Asiri Surgical and Lanka Hospital is 2.9 km away. The Bandaranaike International Airport is accessible within a 1-hour drive. Fitted with carpet flooring, air-conditioned rooms include a wardrobe, in-room safe, a flat-screen satellite/cable TV and sofa seating area. Electric kettle and minibar are also provided. The en suite bathroom comes with towels, hairdryer, bathrobes, slippers and shower facility accompanied with free toiletries. Operating a 24-hour front desk, staff at Mandarina Colombo can assist guests with car rental, currency exchange and laundry services. The in-house restaurant, On The Eleventh serves a selection of international dishes for guests to enjoy, while Café M serves a selection of quick snacks with tea/coffee


8.4 Very good

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59 $ per night

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Marino Beach Colombo



Marino Beach Colombo has a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and bar in Colombo. 2.4 km from Galle Face Beach and 1.7 km from U.S. Embassy, the property offers a garden and a terrace. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, room service and currency exchange for guests. The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a kettle, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a bidet. At Marino Beach Colombo rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels. Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast. Marino Beach Colombo offers a hot tub. Khan Clock Tower is 5 km from the hotel, while R Premadasa Stadium is 7 km from the property. The nearest airport is Ratmalana Airport, 13 km from Marino Beach Colombo.


9.1 Superb

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59 $ per night

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Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo



Cinnamon Lakeside is located along the banks of Beira Lake in Colombo, 10 minutes’ drive from Crescat Boulevard shopping mall. It features 9 dining options and a full-service health club. Guests can swim in the outdoor pool, or enjoy a massage at Azmaara Spa. The hotel also has tennis and squash courts and a gym. Exclusive to guests, The Library is a lounge by day and a club by night. Stylish rooms have a flat-screen TV, safety deposit box and tea and coffee-making facilities. All rooms have a marble bathroom. Some rooms include a separate living area, executive privileges and a balcony. Offering both indoor seating and outdoor lakeside dining, 7° North serves Mediterranean dishes, cocktails and wines. Other restaurants include Thai, Singaporean and Japanese options. Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo is a 45-minute drive from Bandaranaike International Airport. Odel Department Store is 2 km away.


8.6 Fabulous

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76 $ per night

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Jetwing Colombo Seven



Situated in the heart of Colombo, Ward Place, 2.4 km from U.S. Embassy, Jetwing Colombo Seven boasts a year-round rooftop pool. The hotel has a sun terrace and spa centre, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. Free WiFi is offered throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. Each room at this hotel is air conditioned and comes with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. All rooms have a seating area where you can relax. Tea/coffee making facilities can be found in the room. Rooms have a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find bath robes and free toiletries. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. R Premadasa Stadium is 2.6 km from Jetwing Colombo Seven, while Asiri Surgical Hospital is 2.6 km away. Bandaranaike International Airport is 29 km from the property.


8.7 Fabulous

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69 $ per night

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Hilton Colombo Residence



Located in the heart of Colombo city, Hilton Colombo Residence offers rooms and suites with panoramic views of the city, harbour or Indian Ocean. Boasting an outdoor pool, it also has a fitness centre, squash court and tennis court. Spacious suites at Hilton Colombo Residence feature comfortable lounge areas with 40-inch LED Televisions and BlueRay. Modern amenities include a washing machine and ironing facilities. Enjoy the state of the art gymnasium or relax at the sauna and hot tub. Interesting day trips around Colombo are easily arranged at the tour desk. The accommodation also provides spacious meeting and banquet venues. Enjoy cuisines from around the globe at FLOW, the newly-built multi-cuisine restaurant. Light refreshments are offered at the BASICO Bar & Lounge. It also offers 24-hour in-room dining service. Hilton Colombo Residence is a 30-minute drive from Colombo International Airport making it an ideal destination for business, leisure or family.


8.6 Fabulous

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130 $ per night

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Cinnamon Grand Colombo