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The Ocean Colombo

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  • Excellent33%
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  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“rooftop bar”(44 reviews)
“indian ocean”(29 reviews)
“marine drive”(19 reviews)
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Airport Transportation
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All reviewsrooftop barindian oceanmarine drivemint restaurantrail tracksall rooms are sea facingfantastic view of the oceanfamily roomtravel deskrooms are cleanhousekeeping teamsri lankaa wonderful place to stayprompt servicecomplimentary breakfastspecial thanksvisited this hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed one night in The Ocean whilst in Colombo; the rooms were decent enough for the price, slightly more dated than the pictures looked but still clean and a decent size. The bathrooms were small and a bit dark but we weren't too fussed....More

Thank wannabetraveller786
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 3 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for comment on TripAdviser! We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for all recommendations and highlights. Your constructive feedback for improvement is well noted. We look forward to welcome you once again to The Ocean Family in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first taste of Sri Lanka and it was a brilliant start to our holiday. The whole team at The Ocean were friendly, helpful and professional. The view from our room onto the ocean was great and the rooftop terrace boasts an amazing...More

Thank Danielle W
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 1 week ago

Dear Danielle, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are so delighted you have enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for all recommendations and highlights mentioned. We look forward to welcome you once again to The Ocean Colombo Family. Kind Regards, Warren Jesudhason.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been writing reviews on this platform for a long time and usually I do not rate an organisation badly. But comes such times when people stoop to such low levels of greed, indifference and hostility, we have to wake up to the facades...More

Thank Premjish
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a good 2 night stay here in the large family room. Hotel was nicely done up and clean and the staff was friendly. The breakfast was simple but good, with very attentive staff. Only downside to this hotel is that is a bit far...More

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Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kurt, Thank you for the comment on TripAdviser! We are delighted you enjoyed our services and facilities. Thank you for all kind recommendations. We look forward to welcome you once again to The Ocean Family. Kind Regards, Warren Jesudhason.

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed at this great hotel for 2 nights. Great welcoming staff specially at the restaurant. Great views from the room (we were on the 10th floor). Breakfast was good too. Comfortable rooms. Great location

Thank Arnab D
Response from Warren J, General Manager at The Ocean ColomboResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Arnab, Thank you for the comment. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for all recommendations. Look forward to welcome you soon to The Ocean Family. Regards, The Ocean Team. Kind Regards, Warren Jesudhason.

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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$32 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$32 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
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Response from iamshubh | Reviewed this property |
The Ocean Hotel has vegetarian food but their service is slow. I am a non-vegetarian so the food I found was quite delicious. So not sure about vegetarian food. You get taxi service in front of the reception. But, will... More
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"Ocean views are amazing."
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"large family rooms have nice view out to the sea"
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"Don't choose a room on the floor below the rooftop bar. Late night music noise might interfere with an..."
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"Located IN the city Colombo where you ca easily get everything"
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