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Uga Residence

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“boutique hotel”(34 reviews)
“fusion food”(6 reviews)
“ladies night”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The words 'we have upgraded you to a suite' are music to any traveller's ears, especially after a long haul flight and a slightly hair raising drive from the airport. Uga Residence is a charming boutique hotel. A sympathetically converted house from colonial days the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a hair-raising nighttime taxi trip from the airport, it was such a relief to reach this gem of a hotel. The old colonial building has been beautifully refurbished, and there's even an idyllic pool in the courtyard. If you stay here, definitely make a...More

Thank Katharine J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in Colombo arriving from London. The hotel is clean, Secluded with its courtyard and large comfortable rooms. Pool is a bonus Service friendly and efficient Recommend it for all kind of travellers. We had a good dinner there as well....More

Thank DutchTravellerUk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Mulligatawny Soup is awesome! I just wish I knew the recipe.... We had a very comfortable stay here. The building is very colonial and gracious to look at and very simple,comfortable and clean to stay in. The staff were wonderful. We had a whistle...More

Thank J2O186338
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is positioned as a 5* property (especially if the rates are anything to go by). It was recommended to us by various sources. We couldn’t get a reservation for the full duration of our time in Colombo, but just had to try it...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$191 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$191 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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DutchTravellerUk
11 December 2017|
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Response from Douglas C | Reviewed this property |
No cause for concern - but take the usual precautions especially if pregnant
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DutchTravellerUk
11 December 2017|
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Response from Judy G | Reviewed this property |
We didn't actually albeit there is a pool running through the central area. There are repellant machines in the rooms and bar area.
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Early2007
26 November 2017|
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Response from Barbara C | Reviewed this property |
The answer is D. bring 2 with you. You never know if they fit. Anything else you need to know just ask. Or about India. Enjoy.
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"Try the restaurant"
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"Room 1 does not have a courtyard"
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"Any rooms are fab. They are all around a central courtyard with an amazing pool."
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"If you don't like the cave feel this place isn't for you."
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