Ceylon Continental Hotel

Address: Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo, is near Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa), Mount Lavinia, Colombo National Museum, and Dehiwala Zoo.
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TravelPod Member ReviewsCeylon Continental Hotel Colombo

Reviewed by bobofbobbington


Reviewed Apr 18, 2011
by (2 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

great hotel, enough said.

This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

TripAdvisor Reviews Ceylon Continental Hotel Colombo

4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

Travel Blogs from Colombo

Please explain to me how Sod's law works?

A travel blog entry by matthewthorne on Jun 06, 2015

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... other bag was under it and then looked under my big bag to see if it was stuck to it (thing's you do when your mind is about to go into meltdown). I then said out loud "No, no, no where is my bag? Where is my bag?" Panic ensued as I realised I was left with only a big bag of all my designer clothing (everyone reading this knows fashion is not my strong point...the clothes were ****!!).

There were young guys sitting near me who shrugged and said they didn't see anyone. How ...


A travel blog entry by allynut on May 08, 2015

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... This took a while, had to get photos taken and the guy couldn't tell the difference between us, was amusing! We then went back to the hostel and sunbathed, whilst Annie and Taelor went to the beach for something to eat. We chilled on the roof before going out for dinner at a random small diner. The dinner was very cheap and very nice, however made me ill. Rained on the way back so four of us jumped into, and shared a ...

Going to see the orphaned elephants-Easter Sunday

A travel blog entry by maccatravels on Apr 05, 2015

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... gave us a chance to watch the coming and goings of the locals on their trains etc, a little insight into the world of the Sri Lankan's. Our guide 'Richard' was so nice and kept us well informed on the status of our late train when he could. We found him to be very informative right through the day and was able to answer many of our questions. Our train finally arrived and we all found our seats and headed off into the country side, about a 2.5 hour ...

Hello Sri Lanka!

A travel blog entry by sierrayla on Feb 18, 2015

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... is precisely when I made the decision never to return to India. Despite its beauty and cultural diversity, it boils down to the simple fact that I don’t feel safe there. If boys are taught at such a young age that it is okay, not only to see women as sexual objects, but to treat them as such with absolutely no hesitation, how could I feel safe? In a country that has rows of seats on every form of public transportation designated “women only” and entire trains ...

We head back to Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by ethanhanson on Jan 23, 2015

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We took a boat back to the airport and got on a plane back to Colombo, Sri Lanka. At the hotel we basically went swimming at the pool for the next 3 days while Jenell and some of the other parents were at meetings. The pool was really big. The restaurant we ate at each day was really ...