How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Airport Transportation
- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
TravelPod Member ReviewsCasa Colombo
Loved this hotel, extremely glamorous, if a few eccentricities at times
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There's a pagoda beside the jetty of Philipkutty Farm that has a view I'd be happy to call paradise, and when I emerge from our cottage at 6.30am our yoga teacher, Surdeep, is setting up mats in it facing the lightening sky. I walk over to him and introduce myself in the quietness of the morning and he takes hold of my arm and looks at me …
We spend the afternoon sat out by the pink pool with the contents of our minibar while Ibizan chillout beats are pumped out for our sole benefit.
About 5.30 we hop into a tuk tuk and take the ten minute drive to the famous Galle Face Hotel, where our concierge has reserved us a table at their pool bar to watch the sun set into the Indian …
Walking through the centre of Colombo is a draining experience in more ways than one. Not only is it ferociously hot - much more so than Kerala - and incredibly humid, but I have aching legs and stomach muscles after yesterday's yogic exertions. Surdeep really took it to another level.
But the indulgence of Christmas, combined with the …
... sharing some of your secrets with me! My tour was: Circle Sri Lanka - http://www.intrepidtravel.com/sri-lanka /circle-sri-lanka-84066). Bookworm Moments The Paradise Fountain - Arthur C Clarke Arthur C Clarke is perhaps most famous for co-writing 2001: A Space Odyssey, but he has written many sci-fi novels as well and this is the first I have read. This book is centred around the mighty Sigiriya Rock in Sri Lanka. The novel spans centuries back to the time of King Kashyapa ...
... a tuk tuk into central Colombo ($3) and walked down to GrandOrientHotel and had a beer on the fourth floor overlooking the port. We then moved on to rooftop bar at Colombo City Hotel and had another beer before going down to our reservation at Ministry of Crab. Wow what a way to finish our holiday ... Oysters, jumbo prawn and curry crab with garlic rice and mixed vegetables ... We even lashed out and had a beer to start with followed by a bottle of NZ wine and ...