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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Offers from Mount Lavinia Hotel
Special Rate: Free room upgrade
Offers from Mount Lavinia Hotel
Special Rate: Free room upgrade
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wow! We loved it here. We treated ourselves to something nice at the end of our Sri Lankan trip and we weren’t disappointed. The grounds are stunning, the dinners and breakfast are grand and the views over the ocean spectacular. Staff very professional and friendly....More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food, attentive and friendly throughout our stay. As this was a special present for my mother's seventieth it was important to get the right place. There were several parties present on each of our nights, and the hotel is large enough to...More

1  Thank George A
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 16 February 2018

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review and thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback regarding your recent experience with us. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We always stop at Mount Lavinia One way or another when in Sri Lanka as it is one of our beloved places. We have stayed or stopped there around 10 times over the last 10 years. The buffet breakfast is still out of this world....More

Thank Parripu
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review, thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We appreciate your generous compliments on our breakfast...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

In Sri Lanka, every full moon is a Bank Holiday, as per Buddhism. I am not a vegetarian but the buffet on offer here every Poya is extraordinarily good....There's a huge range of dishes, pastas, curries, salads and deserts to die for.... If you are...More

1  Thank Mike W
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review, thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We appreciate your generous compliments on our Poya...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The view was perfect. As it goes to the very nice weather. its like going back to the pre-hispanic era upon seeing the hotel from inside and out. Take note of the security wearing those GUARDIA CIVIL uniforms. The beach and sand was perfect for...More

Thank fatimaalmasiya
Response from MLHGroup, Public Relations Manager at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear Valued Guest We are delighted to read your review, thank you for taking the time to write such an excellent feedback. It is the biggest reward for all our efforts towards creating memories for our guests. We appreciate your generous compliments on our private...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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cathyhammonds
9 August 2018|
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Response from Sanjay K | Reviewed this property |
I stayed in Ocean View room and it is awesome. Go for it
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peterunderhill34
12 February 2018|
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Response from alina w |
Contact Asya Tours Sri Lanka, they offer 30 $
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Dolly P
11 December 2017|
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Response from Shona A | Reviewed this property |
It has tea making stuff in the rooms and we brought our own beach towels, although Im sure they would lend you some towels if you needed.
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Room Tips
"Try and get rooms on upper levels for better view."
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"Ask for a room above level 2 with a beach front view"
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"Bring ear plugs as train line very close so wardrobes shake"
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"Go for the suites directly! It's worth it and value for money spent!"
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