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    Hotel Nippon

    123 Kumaran Ratnam Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent10%
    • Very good34%
    • Average31%
    • Poor12%
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    Travellers talk about
    “mutton rolls” (6 reviews)
    “short eats” (2 reviews)
    “nice stay” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    We stayed in this hotel for just one night. This place has been recently renovated so don't listen to the old reviews!! the rooms were really clean and the hotel is centrally located. The hotel itself is a colonial building and is so charming. This...More

    Thank Grete S
    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    One wouldn't expect it. But the Hotel is really close (jogging distance) to the City and Financial Center and the Galle Face Green. The Hotel is freshly refurbished. Rooms opposite the main road are quiet (the others unfortunately not and need a thorough insulation job)....More

    Thank mdangel2017
    Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

    We paid a visit to the newly refurbished hotel Nippon. Their short eats are of excellent quality. You must try their Mutton Rolls. If you are in Colombo or visiting Colombo a must go place to taste their Shorteats and Food. The Staff were very...More

    Thank VIPULANANDA
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    This was a old hotel which really ran down once upon a time until it became a total dump. It has now been completely renewed. Its not a restoration. Its an adaptation of a old building for contemporary use. It is now a new Budget...More

    1  Thank Gayan P
    Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night as we landed back in Colombo as a mid trip stop over whilst touring Sri Lanka. Accommodating staff, lovely food, v nice room. Only down side is expect to have the managament helping themselves to the buffet breakfast along side...More

    Thank madpad3
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    • US$65 - US$92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 15
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    • Colombo
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    "Rooms at the back are quieter unless there is a religious festival happening."
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    "First foo close to stairs and NOT facing road."
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