Galadari Hotel - Colombo

64 Lotus Road., Colombo, Sri Lanka, 10732  show map
 5 stars
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Galadari Hotel - Colombo

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Food court

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

Galadari Hotel is located in the middle of Fort district next to Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Colombo Harbour and U.S. Embassy. The attractive hotel, built in 1980, is renowned for its Dutch architecture.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. A stadium, entertainment venues and golf courses are stroll from the hotel.

Guests will find banks and embassies in the neighborhood.

Slave Island Railway train station lies within a 15-minute walk. Due to its location 30 km from Bandaranayake airport, fast access to the Galadari Hotel is provided.

Rooms

Galadari Hotel offers luxury rooms with a sweeping view of the sea featuring LCD TV, climate control, ironing facilities, coffee/tea makers and a work area. The property boasts views of the Indian Ocean from its rooms. The rooms come with private bathrooms featuring a hairdryer, terry bathrobes and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The a la carte restaurant provides fresh meals. The sports bar offers refreshing drinks along with snacks and desserts. Offering various dining options, California Grill and The Ocean, The Kingsbury are about 5-minute walk away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Cars are available for rent at Galadari Hotel.

Relax

The hotel offers a health club, a spa lounge and a Jacuzzi along with reflex massage, steam baths and therapeutic massage with the guests' comfort in mind. Such activities as squash and lawn tennis are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   12.  Number of rooms:   446.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Florist/Flower shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Squash

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Postal service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Food court
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Karaoke
  • Live entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Toilet

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • DVD player
  • International calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 2 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed FREE
Children above
12 years or adults
Extra bed FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

64 Lotus Road., Colombo, Sri Lanka, 10732

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City Center
  • Colombo
    800 m
Airports
  • Bandaranayake (CMB)
    28.1 km
Train Stations
  • Slave Island Railway Station
    1.3 km
  • Maradana Railway Station
    2.5 km
Restaurants
  • California Grill (cuisine: Continental)
    30 m
  • Semondu (cuisine: Asian, International)
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    446

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

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Rooms and availability

Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|SINGLE STANDARD

Executive-Floor Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
Room Description:

Deluxe|EXECUTIVE FLOOR + Half Board

Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Standard Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Standard|Family Room Standard

Superior Deluxe Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|SUPERIOR DELUXE + Half Board

Galadari photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Radio
Galadari photos Exterior Hotel information
Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room - Breakfast included

Superior Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Suite|Superior Suite

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE DELUXE

Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Room Deluxe-suite

Galadari photos Exterior Hotel information
Executive Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE EXECUTIVE

Galadari photos Room
Executive Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Executive Suite

Galadari Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • Dutch Hospital - Colombo200 m
  • Colombo Rowing Club500 m
  • City Center700 m

Places of interest

  • Central Bank of Sri Lanka200 m
  • Crescat Boulevard1.7 km
  • Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct2.0 km
  • Kollupita Railroad Station2.2 km
  • Temple de la dent2.3 km
  • Paradise Road2.6 km

Train stations

  • Slave Island Railway Station1.2 km
  • Maradana Railway Station2.4 km

Amusement

  • Colombo City2.3 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • World Trade Center - Sri Lanka100 m
  • Khan Clock Tower800 m
  • Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque1.2 km
  • Galle Face Green 1.3 km
  • Colombo Harbour1.9 km
  • Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple2.2 km
  • Colombo Town Hall2.6 km

Stadiums

  • R Premadasa Stadium3.2 km
  • Sugathadasa Stadium3.3 km

Museums

  • Colombo Dutch Museum1.0 km
  • Srilanka National Museum3.1 km
  • National Art Gallery3.1 km

Parks

  • Viharamahadevi Park2.7 km

Business areas

  • Colombo World Trade Center100 m

Public parking

  • U.S. Embassy2.2 km
  • Colombo Town Hall2.8 km
  • Alliance Française3.2 km

Marina

  • Beira Lake1.2 km

Local attractions

  • Law Courts of Hulftsdorp2.1 km
    Hulftsdorp, Colombo
  • Zoological Gardens2.5 km
    Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo
  • Gem Museum2.7 km
    43 Ananda Coomaraswamy Mw (Green Path), Colombo
  • Gangaramaya 2.3 km
    61 Sri Jinaratana Road, Colombo
  • Dewatagaha Mosque2.6 km
    Lipton's Circus, Colombo

Near the hotel

  • Talangama Wetland350 m
    Lake Road, Colombo

    Restaurants nearby

    • California Grill30 m

      Address: Hotel Galadari, 64, Lotus Road
      Phone: 2544544

      75% likes this, based on 22 reviews
      Cuisine: Continental
      Price Range: CAD 12 - CAD 18

    • The Ocean, The Kingsbury120 m

      Address: 48 Janadhipathi Mawatha,

      71% likes this, based on 35 reviews

    • The brewery by O180 m

      Address: Dutch hospital

      60% likes this, based on 48 reviews
      Cuisine: Central European

    • Semondu150 m

      Address: Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Bank Of Ceylon Mw, Cbo 1
      Phone: 112441590

      85% likes this, based on 99 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian, International

    • Colombo Fort Cafe170 m

      Address: Dutch Hospital Complex
      Phone: 94 11 2434946

      Cuisine: Mediterranean, South American, European
      Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 31

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      446

    Hotel Awards

    Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedColomboGaladari

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

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    Galadari Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Galadari

    Average guest rating

    6.8out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 57 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Service
    9.0
    Value
    8.0
    Location
    10.0
    Rooms
    8.0

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      9.2

      Very pleasant staff, very helpful, checking in & out was pretty smooth. Fantastic location. If one's travelling with kids, they'll enjoy the beachfront... though not ideal for swimming.

      Recreational facil;ities(Pool table etc) had to be paid for!! Pool was free to use. Have to be wary when they're billing you as there was an issue of charging the credit card again(which was later resolved).Unless one is immediately alerted (from his/her bank via sms etc) it can cause a lot of inconvenience later.

    • Single
      7.8

      Pleasant and helpful staff members at Galadari. Food was good enough at least to satisfy my asian palate's craving.

      Property needs urgent refurbishment. In the current state I think the price is on the higher side and I would only stay again at the Galadari if the room rents were cheaper. Heavy security around the area due to parliament house being on the opposite side of the road.

    • Group of friends
      5.4

      the furniture in this hotel very bad

    • Couple
      7.0

      Quite helpful, professional and friendly staff. Good location on the sea shore in the center of Clombo city. Excellent view from the Calfornia Grill rooftop restaurant. Good variety of food in hotel restaurants.

      Ageing facility, some refreshment and renovation needed. Bathroom needs renovation. Room seems to be a bit overpriced keeping in mind it's current condition. A number of hidden supplimentary charges are adding up to the bill.

    • Single
      4.2

      I did not like any thing. Well, the location is good - central, and you the ocean is across the road. If you get the room with sea view you can see the ocean form your window which is nice, but doesn't pay off for all other things.

      The hotel is totally outdated and needs renovation.The rooms smelled bad and when asked about it they brought toilet refresher. The Spa center is a small room which looks a a storage room, but the massage table is inside. The service is under average and staff is behaving unprofessional. In the end I changed the hotel because i didn't feel safe any more. In Colombo you get other hotels for the same price (Cinnamon) or for a bit higher rate for ca. 20-30 USD (Hilton).

    • Single
      7.4

      Manily on location and big hotel lobby

      Restaurant furniture , room carpets hotel shall change.I think hotel need a major refurbishment.

    • Single
      7.4

      Staff were very helpful. Location excellent & good food.

      The hotel rates are way too expensive

    • Single
      8.2

      location, a great view, good bars and buffet, very nice staff

    • Couple
      10.0

      The California Grill restaurant, the staff were friendly and the food was excellent.

      The swimming pool needs to be maintained, the childrens play area needs to be cleaned up a little and the bath needs upgrading- but otherwise, an amazing hotel!

    • Older travelers
      4.2

      Not much apart from the lady that assisted at the reception who was very friendly.

      We were upgraded to the Presidential floor which was appalling. The room standard size, bathroom small. Nod regarding the facilities. Breakfast in the executive lounge disgusting. Breakfast in main restaurant poor. Had to share a table. Overcrowded.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Everything was fine except hot water supply problem

      Catering was very good

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Good location in the city of Colombo. Nice facilities and good service. Nice rooms and restaurants

    • Single
      7.0

      Location good, hotel a little aging but in good maintenance conditions, staff courteous

      Taxi rates in Colombo very high

    • Couple
      4.6

      Liked the food. "buffet theme nights".

      Did not particularly like the room as it was quite old and the hot water took ages to warm up.

    • Single
      5.4

      Because safety I chooce this hotel, it is very nearly soider control district.

      Training the staff secvice connection about cumstomer service is first things for the hotel management. for example, hotel room service is not very well, some service man make mistake to ask me enter my room for private service, but I did'nt ask this sevice. He is very anger to me, and interrupt take phone to call the room service. This service attitude did'nt respect to cumstomer. The check-in counter also not train very well, check-in pay money and check-out also must pay money, but not explain why do this to cumstomer.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Galadari Hotel - Colombo Colombo location
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    Hotel Address:

    64 Lotus Road., Colombo, Sri Lanka, 10732

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Colombo
      800 m
    Airports
    • Bandaranayake (CMB)
      28.1 km
    Train Stations
    • Slave Island Railway Station
      1.3 km
    • Maradana Railway Station
      2.5 km
    Restaurants
    • California Grill (cuisine: Continental)
      30 m
    • Semondu (cuisine: Asian, International)
      150 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of floors:
      12
    • Number of rooms:
      446

    Hotel Awards

    Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedColomboGaladari

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

    Use Badge