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The Shalimar

46, Panchikawatte Road Maradana, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 112 431 070

€37+

Overall guest ratings

7.3/10 Good
based on 738 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.6
  • 8.8
  • 5.2
  • 4.7

Good to know

  • Train station is close
  • Spacious rooms

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    About

    With a stay at The Shalimar in Colombo (Colombo District), you'll be minutes from Elphinstone Theatre and close to R. Premadasa Stadium. This hotel is within close proximity of Grand Mosque of Colombo and Wolvendaal Church.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 30 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided. Conveniences include phones and coffee/tea makers, and you can also request rollaway/extra beds.

    Dining

    Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of The Shalimar. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Breakfast is available daily for a fee.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.

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    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 738 reviews
    • 9.6 "Incredible bar."
      9.4 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 94%."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% said the reception staff was great."
      8.2 "82% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 7.9 "High comfort."
      10.0 "100% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.9 "79% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.0 "90% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.9 "Good location."
      9.3 "93% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      7.9 "City centre within easy reach, said 79%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 7.0 "Nice rooms."
      6.4 "For only 64%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% thought the air conditioning was adequate."
    • 5.2 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.3 "57% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.6 "94% thought the facilities needed updating."
      0.0 "100% complained about the elevator."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.5 "85% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 605 reviews
    • 9.6 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
      8.0 "80% thought the service was very professional."
      10.0 "Management was excellent, said 100%."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
      9.3 "93% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      7.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 76%."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
    • 7.6 "High comfort."
      9.9 "99% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.7 "77% said the beds were comfortable."
      9.0 "90% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.7 "For only 67%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% thought the air conditioning was adequate."
      5.5 "Cleanliness of the bathroom was average, said 55%."
    • 4.8 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 4.6 "Bad amenities."
      4.4 "56% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.4 "96% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.7 "83% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 29 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.3 "Comfort level is high."
      10.0 "100% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
    • 7.4 "Nice rooms."
      10.0 "100% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.1 "Good cleanliness."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."

    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    based on 103 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.9 "High comfort."
      10.0 "100% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.8 "Good location."
      9.3 "93% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      7.0 "70% said rooms were clean."
      6.1 "For only 61%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 4.4 "Bad amenities."
      4.0 "60% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.2 "68% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Train station is close"
    "Spacious rooms"
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