Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo

3.5 star property
City-center Colombo 04 hotel with restaurant

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Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo

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Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; Fusion cuisine, ocean views
Junior Suite
Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; Fusion cuisine, ocean views
Triple Room | Bathroom

Overview of Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo



Property highlights

  • Airport transfer
  • Restaurant
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Free parking
  • Laundry facilities
11, Upatissa Road, Colombo 4, Colombo
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 24-hour business center
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Computer station
  • Front-desk safe
Feel at home
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

  • 18 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Twin Beds

Standard Double Room, 1 Bedroom

  • 16 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Double Room, 1 Bedroom

  • 18 sq m
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Junior Suite

  • 24 sq m
  • Partial sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Triple Room

  • 16 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Colombo 04

Getting around

  • Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 52 min drive
  • Bambalapitiya Railway Station - 9 min walk
  • Colombo Fort Station - 20 min drive
  • Wellawatta Railway Station - 22 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Indian Chaat Corner - 5 min walk
  • Perera & Sons - 6 min walk
  • Burley’s - 5 min walk
  • Street Burger - 3 min walk
  • Dindigul Thalappakatti - 5 min walk

About this property

Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo

Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo offers an airport shuttle for USD 32.00 per vehicle one way. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Flamingo Restaurant, which serves Fusion cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.


Arabic, English, Hindi

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 37 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Express check-in/out available
  • Minimum check-in age: 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite valet parking


  • Airport shuttle*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Computer station


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 32-inch LED TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Free crib/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Free bottled water


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Flamingo Restaurant - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in Fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Open 24 hours.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 20.00

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 32.00 per vehicle (one way)

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).


Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 32.00 per vehicle one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is noon. Express check-in and check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
Is there an onsite casino at Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Bellagio Casino (2-min drive) and Casino Marina Colombo (3-min drive) are both nearby.
Are there restaurants at or near Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo?
Yes, Flamingo Restaurant offers Fusion cuisine and ocean views.
What's the area around Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo like?
Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo is in Colombo 04, a short 9-minute walk from Bambalapitiya Railway Station and 16 minutes' walk from Marino Mall.







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Property conditions & facilities




2/10 Poor

Very bad
Bad customer service at check in Dirty rooms with hairs in the bed Bathroom with rust everywhere Mattress super old and not comfortable.
gianluca, 1-night trip
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6/10 Good

Just ok
The hotel was in ok condition, little hard for our driver to find. Had a generator so even with the power outages, the power stayed on.
Sarah, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Harumi, 1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Kari Marie, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Needed to clean more
There was no hot water come out at the night I stayed and bathroom wasn’t clean enough and little bit smelly.... seemed like you haven’t got any guest to the room long time ...
Kanna, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Nice and helpful staff. Spacious king size room. Clean room. Nice food. Good view of the sea from the 4th floor restaurant. But construction work on the opposite building.
2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

This property was certainly great value for money. Manager Janak, front desk assistant Rifaz and Sam the bellman were quite friendly and helpful. Ceylon City Hotel will certainly my fchoice of accommodation on future trips to Colombo.
1-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Good stay at a good location with superb staff. Definetly recommend
Mohamed, 3-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

N8ce hotel and it is close to the beach and to the main road
Thari, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Man Fong, 2-night business trip
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