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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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Property amenities
Pool
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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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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Harbour View
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I do really appreciate the service that was rendered by the crew regards to the hospitality provided during the event of commencement.I really make this as a gratitude for all the members for their enormous support for service provided.they were spiritually into the duty with a
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We stayed in the Kingsbury two nights before we flew on to the next stop on our leg. Overall, the location is great, really close to a lot of the amenities. The hotel itself is well presented, the room was really comfortable, if needing a little lick of paint here and there to
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We have spent three nights in this establishment and absolutely loved it from the location, to the executive lounge and floor, to the service. The hotel has a lovely bar on the rooftop and the Japanese restaurant is truly recommended. The room was cozy, and the buffet breakfast
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Sag, Greetings form the Kingsbury! Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at the Kingsbury. We are delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay and look forward to welcoming you back to the Kingsbury. Thank you for your valued patronage! Warmest Regards, Deepika Dissanayake
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We spent our last 2 nights in lovely Sri :Lanka at the Kingsbury in Colombo. It offers good value for money, rooms are modern and well furnished, with a terrific rain-shower. However, I did not like the mirror wall in the cramped bathroom, off-putting and crass IMHO.
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Jaytara Greetings from The Kingsbury We have noted your feedback with regards to your recent stay. Thank you so much. At the same time please accept our apologies for the concerning the view. It was a great pleasure to read that despite minor issues you enjoyed our hotels’ services and facilities and of course our tasty food. . Thank you for your positive comments. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Kingsbury for another memorable stay. Warmest Regards, The Kingsbury
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Best Location in Fort Colombo, Comfortable beds , Luxury Bvlgari toiletries in room , Elaborate breakfast buffet with good choices .Conciage very helpfull .Overall had a great stay with nothing to complain.
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Response from CRMTheKingsbury, CRM at The Kingsbury Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Rajan520 Greetings from The Kingsbury Thank you for sharing this absolutely fantastic review .. We are glad that you had such a wonderful time with us. Thank you once again for your compliments and we look forward to welcoming you back. Warmest Regards, The Kingsbury
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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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I'm not sure. I know that the buffet is culturally sensitive for all tastes.
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I don't know. I was working for a client who arranged my transport.
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"Ask for a room that overlooks the pool, although it can be a little noisy when they have a DJ on"
"Beachside rooms have good view"
"High tea is superb"
"ask for a renovated room, in case they proceed with renovating them"
"deluxe room we stayed in"
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PRICE RANGE
US$139 - US$199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaWestern ProvinceColombo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
229
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