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Address: No 5, Alexandra Place, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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+94 11 4 625800
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Private Half-Day Colombo City Tour
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Colombo Sightseeing and Shopping Private Tour Including Lunch

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Nothing to be excited about

Much hyped up but nothing great. The prices are high and the collection is not that great. The brands are very few.

Reviewed yesterday
Dipak B
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50 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Much hyped up but nothing great. The prices are high and the collection is not that great. The brands are very few.

Thank Dipak B
Muscat, Oman
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61 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love this place very much! this place located in the center of Colombo and everything looks like very cheap with another shop outside.

Thank Thend S
Hyderabad, India
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of the leading department store in the city of Colombo .One place for all you can spread hours shopping for everyone and all you need is under one roof .The quality of goods Nd service is the best .Excellent food court open at the entrance with a wide range of choices for all palate .

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28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the few dept stores in Colombo Has some name brands The new shops outside are great to sit around and chill Lots of tourists

Thank Rachna K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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71 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice shopping outlet which has amazing clothes in bright and festive colours, and other cute souvenirs. Best followed with a open-air lunch in the sunshine, surrounded by greens (it can get very hot though!).

Thank Sarayu S
England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must-see when visiting Colombo, although it had a much better atmosphere and prices were more competitive when it was just in the colonial building, which is now the frontage for the shopping mall behind. There is now a wider range of goods to buy in a vibrant and busy area but there seems to be a tendency that things... More 

Thank I3597JCmw
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38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is decent shopping complex suitable for tourist . Price might be a bit top end for locals but for tourist this place is value for money It has nice mixture of cloths store , cafe , gift shop etc and one ca. easily spend 2-3 hours with comfort and also good for people with kids ( got a... More 

Thank Satheesh V
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Odel is considered to be a definite hotspot for shopping when you go to Colombo, The atmosphere on the courtyard is nice, but the prices of products here if you convert it to your local currency is not worthwhile spending, Items are highly priced and is not worth a purchase

Thank David C
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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98 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The branded shops are crazy expensive, but the restaurants and bars are fantastic to say the least. Have a drink while enjoying good live music in a very relaxed, chill atmosphere.

Thank Rajiv A
Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Compared to shopping malls in India, despite it being considered as a must visit shopping store the items displayed are highly priced. may be due to high taxes but not a kind of place to buy a pair of sneakers or branded clothing..

Thank rohenchecks

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