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Mount Lavinia Hotel

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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today via mobile

Busted the hotel and stayed for 7 nights on a cricket tour. For the purposes of having a team of U15 boys cricketers the hotel was ideal for them primarily due to its location on the beach. From an adult perspective the rooms smelt of...More

Thank Alan P
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

One of the best hotels..They have a private beach access. View from the rooms are superb. Sound of the sea waves nice to hear at the room balcony. Excellent choices of food.. tasteful and wide spread. Overall a great choice . Definitely worth the money...More

Thank Aravindr007
Response from MLHGroup, Director of Sales at Mount Lavinia HotelResponded 26 November 2017

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 yesterday

My husband and I finished up our last 3 days in Sri Lanka at Mount Lavinia Hotel. We arrived around 4pm. We had to wait about 15-20 minutes to get our room. The reception desk was very apologetic and offered drinks and refreshments. We received...More

Thank Deborahhanna
Reviewed yesterday

The food is nice & tasty, but the service of the staff was very poor... there wasn't a proper manger even to complain...... our order was delayed a lot and we had to complain many times... no body even apologize, nobody welcomed us or even...More

Thank wathsalalokumanage
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Mount Lavinia Hotel provided an unforgettable stay... We arrived in Sri Lanka on a School Cricket Tour, and this was our first Hotel Destination. This wonderful place to kick off what was an awesome tour. Upon arriving at the hotel, we were greeted warmly and...More

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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
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
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Price range
US$99 - US$340 (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$99 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Response from peterag2016 | Reviewed this property |
By Taxi, pay not more than 40 US$. By train to long time.
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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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"The hotel is large, so need to explore to find amenities."
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"Rooms on the newer section of the hotel are much better. Rooms on the old section are very old and not that..."
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