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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I booked a hotel on recommendation of TripAdvisor in Colombo for February. The hotel was exquisite, not five-star but very very good. Service was exceptional and I was upgraded to executive floor. Highly recommend.

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Once again I have had an amazing stay at the Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel in Colombo. The room was more than comfortable although the bathroom could do with refreshing. The pool is fantastic and the choice of different restaurants mean that you are not forced to have the buffet every night! Looking forward to my next visit

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Duisburg, Germany
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

a nice hotel with a nice pool area, good Restaurants and perfect Service. Hotel is clean and everywhere is someone to get in contact with. I was there at valentine day and they prepared it in a great way (red big hearts around the pool)

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Richards Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great hotel with excellent service and a variety of foods to choose from. Huge selection for breakfast. Very friendly staff that are ready to assist. Coffee shop with a great selection of cakes and sandwiches that are freshly made on demand.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We recently arrived to Colombo off of a cruise ship. Before we left home we had arranged for a private driver/guide and car to meet us. We were met but very disappointed in the tiny car which could not even hold our luggage and the driver's lack of English. We were to be in this car for our entire 9...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I wouldn't agree that this is a five star hotel as it's a bit outdated and the room cleanliness could be slightly improved, but it's a solid place to stay in Colombo that won't break the bank. We arrived after a very long flight at 5:30 in the morning and were able to check in to our room early at...

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General_Manager_CLS, General Manager at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo, responded to this review

Thank you for your time for reviewing us and your constructive observations. We are glad that you had a great stay at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo enjoying warm Cinnamon hospitality and facilities on offer. It is heartening to note your assurance to return and it would be a pleasure to welcome you again soon. We value your loyal patronage.

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

7 degrees is one of our favorite bars in town. Lovely location facing the lake and a great ambiance given by the hotel and pool. Very friendly welcoming staff and good selection of drinks with reasonable prices.

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General_Manager_CLS, General Manager at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo, responded to this review

Thank you for your five-star review. We are delighted that you experienced great hospitality at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo. Our "7° North Bar" has created a name for itself for its great atmosphere for networking and of course for delicious cocktails and food. Thank you for your patronage. We do hope to see you again at the hotel.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is our favourite hotel in Colombo and we stay here every time we visit. We stay on the Executive floor and the staff here are extremely helpful, courteous and friendly. Nishantha, the chief butler, remembered my favourite drink even though we hadn't been here for over 15 months. It is little things like this that make one hotel stand...

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General_Manager_CLS, General Manager at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo, responded to this review

Thank you for your five-star review. We are delighted that we were able to indulge you in our true Cinnamon hospitality thus your loyal patronage. Your kind sentiments and high recommendation of us are much appreciated. Many a guest had excellent comments on the Chinese buffet held recently which is encouraging. It would be a pleasure to welcome you again...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff were rude and the managers are arrogant and racist. There were four different instances that this took place, they really made one feel out of place and unwelcome. Nothing about this this place is worth the money that I had to pay. They were just trying to earn a quick buck during their short season and have forgotten...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed two nights. had a flawless experience. Excellent rooms, efficient front office, exemplary service, Premium location, fantastic lake adjacent, Wide variety of food options made the stay memorable. highly recommended.

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Thank you for your lovely five-star review and your high recommendation of Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo. We are happy that you had a flawless experience with us and had taken back fond memories back home. We value your patronage and look forward to welcoming you again soon.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
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Cuisines: Asian, Thai
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Cuisines: Asian, International, Fusion
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ranked the Best Five Star City Hotel by Sri Lanka Tourism, Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo is the epitome of indulgence and elegance. Overlooking the tranquil Beira Lake, the hotel offers completely refurbished rooms. Its inimitable blend of luxury, personal attention, sincerity and warmth gives you the opportunity to operate at your own pace and in your own space, regardless of whether you are visiting for a business luncheon or dropping in for a quick coffee; planning your dream wedding or organising a conference; attending to important business or on a well-deserved vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

Address: 115 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha | Colombo 02, Colombo 00200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Price Range: $196 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo 5*
Number of rooms: 346
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Also Known As:
Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo Hotel Colombo
Trans Asia Colombo
Hotel Trans Asia
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Colombo
#3 Romantic Hotel in Colombo
#3 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
#8 Family Hotel in Colombo
#10 Business Hotel in Colombo
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“Had a room with lake view which was great”
 of 5 bubbles michellereddy123, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
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“We were in a room in which the main window had a viewpoint from the roof of one of the hotel's facilities. During the morning one guy walked by such roof and obviously invided our privacy. ”
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