Originating in 1864, Galle Face Hotel has stood proudly on the shoreline of Colombo for more than 150 years. Over the centuries, this magnificent heritage hotel has remained unchanged in her grandeur, today a national icon that represents both both Sri Lanka's colonial past and its independent present. A full refurbishment in 2015 saw Galle Face Hotel restored to full splendour, offering superlatively modern amenities coupled with timeless service.
New and popular hotels in Colombo recommended by Trip.com. Book your hotel on Trip.com for an amazing travel experience. Colombo is a city with tons of tourist attractions. You'll never want to leave! While traveling to Sri Lanka, Colombo is one of the most popular destinations.
For those traveling for business and tourism, Bandaranayake International Airport is the preferred choice when visiting Colombo.
You don't have to worry about accommodations when traveling to Colombo. Here, there are more than 389 hotels for you to choose from. When looking for hotels in Colombo, there are likely good options at a nightly budget of just 59 USD. There are 14 five-star hotels in Colombo at an average price of 123 USD per night. There are 40 four-star hotels in Colombo at an average price of 75 USD per night. There are 56 three-star hotels in Colombo at an average price of 56 USD per night. There are 21 two-star hotels in Colombo at an average price of 31 USD per night. Colombo has many well-known chain hotels which are suitable for both business trips and vacations. In Colombo, chain hotels such as Ramada are one of the top choices among travelers. Ramada is the top choice of many travelers in Colombo. A popular hotel in Colombo, Cinnamon Grand Colombo is also one of the highest rated. If you're still unsure, Trip.com recommends Cinnamon Lakeside.
If you stay at a hotel in downtown Colombo, nearby attractions like Temple of Sri Kailawasanathan Swami Devasthanam Kovil, Beira Lake, Excel World Entertainment Park can be your first stop. For short trips in Colombo, Kitulgala white-water rafting, Goldi Land Travels are all good options. The most popular attractions for tourists in Colombo are Thusare Talking Hands, Mount Lavinia. With a developed commercial area, visitors can head to Arpico Super Center, House of Fashions, ODEL Mall for a great shopping experience.
• January to March: 29.17°C during the day, 24.97°C at night
• April to June: 29.62°C during the day, 26.68°C at night
• July to September: 28.81°C during the day, 26.29°C at night
• October to December: 28.44°C during the day, 25.04°C at night
Average seasonal Rainfall
• Spring: 86.3 cm
• Summer: 274.3 cm
• Autumn: 162.27 cm
• Winter: 318.37 cm