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The Kingsbury Hotel

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The Kingsbury Colombo, located in the heart of Colombo city by the banks of the great Indian Ocean, is s really an ode to the golden age of grace and elegance. There are 229 rooms and suites in this regal edifice and all of them face the sea. The Kingsbury Colombo is also business and leisure central with shopping, entertainment, dining, Colombo Stock Exchange, foreign & local banks, World Trade Centre, historical sites as well as recreational parks being just a across the road. The Kingsbury is also just five minutes from the Colombo Central Bus Stand and the Colombo Fort Railway Station. The Kingsbury experience will be a personalized, respectful one where patrons will be treated like royalty in keeping with the promise of bringing back 'good-old fashioned' hospitality. The Kingsbury's Restaurants include The Ocean - seafood restaurant, Harbour Court - international cuisine restaurant, Yue Chuan - Chinese restaurant, The Kings - lobby bar, The Pool Café, The Gourmet Station - patisserie and the epicenter of Colombo night life - Sky Lounge. A fully-equipped gym, spa and 24-hour Business Centre and the Executive Lounge with personalized butlers and concierge services add to the pleasures and comforts of The Kingsbury, Colombo.
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Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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We stayed at the Kingsbury for New Year’s Eve and watched the fireworks directly above us from the rooftop bar. We had to book tickets and pay extra to be on the rooftop, food and drinks all inclusive, but it was worth doing. The staff at the hotel are very helpful. The rooms
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
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Dear Nolsie Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for taking the time to share this wonderful feedback . We are glad to note that you had a wonderful time on new years eve. We are so pleased to note your appreciation which is a great encouragement to us. Looking forward to welcoming you back very soon! Warmest Regards. Deepika Dissanayake
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A beautiful hotel in the city center. Close to shops, markets and eateries. The buffet spread was AMAZING!! The service was impeccable and I would go back to this hotel in a heartbeat. The pool was huge and open late. The bar and dj played music till late at night which was nice
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
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Dear Marcia Greetings from The Kingsbury Thank you for your Delightful review . We very much appreciate the time you have taken to post your comments on Trip Advisor about the Kingsbury. We feel very proud that you have found our facilities, services, food and our staff to your total satisfaction and that we have exceeded your expectations in all areas of our hospitality. We are waiting to welcome you back during your next travel. Warmest Regards, Deepika Dissanayake
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Our fourth stay at the Kingsbury...Colombo. Love this hotel. First stay was in 1992, when it was The Inter Continental. 2015, 2017, and this year 2019. We will be back! Great shopping at Paradise Road and the Majestic Arcade.
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
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Dear Mobile604821 Greetings from The Kingsbury! Thank you for posting this wonderful feedback. Its such a pleasure to note the appreciation of our valued regular guests. We are so pleased to note your comments which are a great encouragement to us .It's been an honour hosting you. Looking forward to welcoming you back sometime . Warmest Regards. Deepika Dissanayake
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Stayed one night at the hotel, its convenient to the heart of Colombo. There are many restaurants within the hotel and my personal favorites are the roof top bar and the Grill on the ground floor. The buffet is ideal for a crowd. there are many restaurants near to the
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
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Dear lilyofthevalley415 Greetings from The Kingsbury Thank you for the pleasing descriptions of our Hotel. Your kind review is greatly appreciated and we hope your experience at the Kingsbury, will bring you back for a another unforgettable stay, soon. Warmest Regards, Deepika Dissanayake
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The hotel is great place for business stop over. The renovation of some parts of the hotel is in progress. The hotel offers SPA services, gems, souvenir and tea shop. At the hotel there is an event facilities. It great to come back and stay at the hotel. Friendly staff ready to
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
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Dear Robertas Greetings from the Kingsbury. Thank you for this exceptional feedback. Your kind compliments are greatly appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back . Thank you for your valued patronage. Warmest Regards, Deepika Dissanayake
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How much is an airport transfer from your hotel please? Thanks
3000 rupee
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It will be around 10,000 LKR. I guess
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Hi there is no beach side area in Colombo City. Nothing where you can typically go the the beach. There are a few hotels with a bit of beach, like the Galle Face Hotel, but it's literally a corner. Mount Lavinia Hotel also does, but Colombo is more of the city feel. If you're staying at The Kingsbury you will be near to the Old Dutch Hospital Shopping complex which is ok for shopping but not great. They have a few interesting shops like Barefoot and LuvSL for Sri Lankan items and restaurants. The Odel Department Store is one of the best places for shopping in Colombo. Also the Independence Arcade Mall. If you google those two you'll get an idea. They have international and local brands. Other nice shops are scattered over the city with a few malls that are pathetic. To be honest, Sri Lanka is no great shopping experience like Thailand and Malaysia. But within the island the above is where you can shop and also Galle Fort in Galle (South). Hope this helps!
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Is kingsbury fruit cream gateaux cake free from alcohols
I'm not sure. I know that the buffet is culturally sensitive for all tastes.
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If we will book through booking com is the transportations included?
I don't know. I was working for a client who arranged my transport.
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"ask for a renovated room, in case they proceed with renovating them"
"deluxe room we stayed in"
"Great Service and highly recommended"
"Room 907 has fabulous view of the coast"
"sea view room"
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PRICE RANGE
US$129 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaWestern ProvinceColombo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
229
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