Ceylon Continental Hotel

Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka | 4 star hotel
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Colombo

A travel blog entry by bertnmarij on Aug 08, 2014

51 photos

... that today. De 3e tuktuk pakt het net iets anders aan dan de rest en hij heeft succes. Hij is mooi gekleed, lacht vriendelijk en legt uit wat hij kan doen voor ons. Hij biedt ons een toer aan langs de belangrijkste plekjes in Colombo voor 10$ per uur. Ok 7,5€/h is niet goedkoop maar ook niet onoverkomelijk dus de bedoeling is er een uurtje of 3 mee rond te rijden en dan zullen we het wel gezien hebben. The third tuktuk has a different approach than the others and he is ...

Surf, Dive and Wild life - Backpacking Sri Lanka

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

36 photos

... elephants on jeep safaris, since we have seen many elephants around Sri Lanka and the safaris were expensive we decided to give it a miss. We went to the beautiful Sigirya rock (Lion Rock) by tuctuc, the most famous sight in the cultural triangle is a hardened magma plug of an extinct volcano that eroded away. We climbed its less well known brother, the nearby Pidurangala Rock. This rock is much less touristy, costs $3 instead of $30 and you have an amazing view of Sigiriya rock, ...

Rolling through Colombo

A travel blog entry by ginapeach on Jun 05, 2014

1 comment, 8 photos

... we were all put into the hotels ballroom where we were provided with Ceylon Tea, Orange juice, a spicy sandwich and some kind of samosa.

Mum decided she wanted to take some photos of the streetscape, unfortunately a random fellow started talking to her as she took her photos. He decided that he had done her a service by talking to her and as such as asked for payment. Mum was less than impressed and told him to go away, she has no money and she wasn’t ...

Coordination, Culture & Crowded buses

A travel blog entry by kst_wayfaring on Apr 13, 2014

1 comment

... or 3D film where stuff constantly comes flying towards you, but somehow manages never to physically hit you. Traffic with a kick, definitely something for the adrenalin junkies out there.

The humid air ensures that we are all drenched in sweat 24/7 but the warmth is more comforting than nauseating. I find myself enjoying being warmed up, inside out, all the way to the bones - getting rid of the European cold and out of the unreliable changeable weather back home. ...

Colombo, Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by peteranderica on Mar 23, 2014

2 comments, 11 photos

... was languish in a lounger. This morning we sailed due east of the Maldives at a steady speed of 22 knots. We heard from a passenger, who had a balcony, that she saw the arrival at 1am of the three ex special forces personnel who were to help secure the ship from pirates. They had arrived by a very noisy fast launch and were clothed completely in black. They carried on board the ship some large crates. This all sounds very exciting or worrying. I can't make up ...

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Location

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

good

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