Grand Oriental Hotel

Address: 2, York Street, Colombo 1, Colombo, Sri Lanka | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 2, York Street, Colombo 1, Colombo, is near Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa), Mount Lavinia, Colombo National Museum, and Dehiwala Zoo.
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    Travel Blogs from Colombo

    Three days, three time zones and no sleep

    A travel blog entry by sageofstockwell on Nov 18, 2015

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    The Grand Oriental Hotel in Colombo is one of those rather quaint colonial throwback hotels one still comes across in former Empire countries, all Victorian style furniture and chandeliers, with a faux-gourmet restaurant and smartly dressed, obsequious staff. My evening here concludes the latest stage of my travels, which involved making my way …

    Colombo instead of the unsettled Maldives

    A travel blog entry by insignia2015 on Nov 08, 2015

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    ... the visiting West Indies Cricket team are playing matches against the Sri Lankan team.  The Independence Memorial Hall is also here, a very ornately carved grand open structure.  On the pavement there was a local man with baskets of snakes which he showed off to the tourists.  We were more than happy to keep our distance, especially when the cobra was brought out. We made two shopping stops on the way, one being to a ...

    Colombo - Wedding Sweets & Diyatha Uyana

    A travel blog entry by kurodatenshi on Jul 29, 2015

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    ... from Randi's balcony.

    This talented lady not only planned Randi's wedding but designed and made her traditional wedding blouse!

    The fabric is so beautiful! I love the little golden balls that were painstakingly sewn on.

    Randi was busy with her wedding and honeymoon preparations, so we left her to her ...

    Sri Lanka for tourists

    A travel blog entry by ccmurray on Jan 05, 2015

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    ... so tasty despite the lack of options.

    Since our flight is departing in the morning at 7am, which means a 3:45 alarm, we headed back to our hotel to relax in our awesome pool. We weren't really sure where to go to get beers so our guesthouse butler went and got them for us. And that isit, reordered some schwarma for take out and sat in the pool and relaxed until now, bedtime!

    Big day tomorrow! Heading to the Maldives, I hear it's where dreams come true for ...

    In The Footsteps Of Simon Le Bon

    A travel blog entry by mynameisden on Dec 21, 2014

    21 photos

    ... He then marshals us downstairs and gets us to sign the visitors book, which lists names, country of origin, and interestingly the amount of donation made to the temple by each visitor. It’s notable that everyone has donated 2000 rupees, and clearly this is a device for encouraging us to do the same.

    Amber and I have a quick conversation through the sides of our mouths and decide on 1000 rupees, which still leaves me feeling resentful. The betel nut ...

    Traveler Photos Grand Oriental Hotel Colombo

    The Anton Chekov Suite
    Colombo, Sri Lanka