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

The teardrop of India

A travel blog entry by carlosherbane on Dec 12, 2014

63 photos

... for me were going to say, "Taxi?" I had a shorter; three letter response, “Bus!”

From the moment I marched to the hotel with my rucksack in the searing heat, I could see that I was back in a hugely frenetic place (like at the Indian border before Siliguri).

After unpacking, I went for a walk to the port area. There are so many vendors here trying to get your attention and they ...


A travel blog entry by kurian on May 28, 2014

What's that they call it, the Butterfly effect? An infinitesimal occurrence with incommensurate consequences? Well, I’m at the consequences end of one of those occurrences as I’m seated by Gate 9 at Colombo International Airport waiting to board a red-eye to Rome. On a nothing day six years ago, my sister Ann leafed through the pages of the morning paper and chanced upon an advertisement for an Italian Education Fair. I don’t know why she decided to visit the ...

Jumping into the river and getting to Jaffna

A travel blog entry by beckeyjw on Apr 13, 2014

4 photos

... are on, not that we've even started yet. We quickly went into our home stay town before the trip to get some drinks and a few other things. We came back in a Tuk Tuk, my first time in one. The drive up was soo interesting although it took a good 8-9 hours which is actually pretty good and also nice to have the space of our own bus. The change of scenery was incredible, and driving through the monsoon, although scary, was an incredible ...

Joining in celebrations and placement experience

A travel blog entry by beckeyjw on Apr 10, 2014

... interesting as I could really see some of the different home/housing situations, as well as seeing the coast. This meant when we got there we all got into something like an indoor beach hut where they had laid on some New Year food for us and also a special drink, which was sweet with some fruit seeds in it, I really liked it.The celebrations were also interesting to see. We played quite a few games, and put on two just for us, spoon ...

Another slight disappointment.

A travel blog entry by fergysrambles on Feb 16, 2014

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... the building. As I entitled my VT tip, "The building is the star here" and that is certainly the case with he garden being unbelievably quiet considering it's proximity to the lunacy that is the Pettah in the afternoon. I know this restoration was largely facilitated by the Dutch but, sorry, if this is what you are spending your cannabis tax on, I think I'll decline a smoke next time! Seriously, you can have a wonderful building, which ...