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

We head back to Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by ethanhanson on Jan 23, 2015

4 photos

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 ...

The teardrop of India

A travel blog entry by carlosherbane on Dec 12, 2014

63 photos

... like to bargain here. I ate some samosas for lunch then came back to rest from the endless tut tut drivers asking if you want a taxi. I could tell I was tired as my patience was warring.

In the evening, I searched unsuccessfully for an internet café only to discover a wonderful eatery that prepared the most delicious fried rice with beef curry. The customers were so friendly too and humble. I like this ...

Surf, Dive and Wild life - Backpacking Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by campbell-louw on Jun 10, 2014

36 photos

... no doctor in England could solve. Kandy is a big city and we had some fun nights out with travellers we met here. Two Dutch girls joined us for drinks in a local bar, they had some of the local men very exited since they are not used to seeing women in a bar and these women were wearing shorts! I enjoyed the botanical garden and the ‘flying dogs’, thousands of massive bats is definitely something not to miss, we saw them in the botanical gardens, but many on the way ...

At Sea

A travel blog entry by steve874 on Mar 26, 2014

... with his usual humerous slant on things, his biggest plus point was that France is likely to become a desert, which I know will please some folk ;-) Only 3 of us for dinner as Peter's feeling the rocking of the ship :-( Didn't think it was that bad! After dinner we went to the Curzon once more to see Bernie Flint's second and final show. An excellent show, he really is quite good! Up to the crows nest then to listen to Lynne and a pint of speckled hen ...

A very high tea indeed.

A travel blog entry by fergysrambles on Feb 16, 2014

2 comments, 4 photos

... off. I put on the best clothes I was carrying which frankly weren't that smart and headed off for this very grand hotel with not a little trepidation. Here is what happened, again taken from my VT Colombo page.

"I had been in touch with my wonderful friend and very active VT member Treshi who has been such a great help on my current trip to SRi Lanka, and she had very kindly invited me to "afternoon tea" at the Galadari Hotel in the ...