Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

115 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo, 00200, Sri Lanka | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $164.00

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T20 Finals Day!

A travel blog entry by simonandamanda


Our visit to Colombo is nearing its end and this is our fifth breakfast at the Cinnamon Lakeside Hotel. With the best will in the world and making all the allowances we can we have now accepted that they are just not capable of replacing bowls, cups and saucers, glasses, spoons etc, etc as they get used up on the buffet tables, and re-laying …

The Sights of Colombo by 3 Wheeler Tuk Tuk!

A travel blog entry by simonandamanda


No more lazing around. This was our one day to get out and do some sight-seeing around Colombo, so off we went. At the hotel gates we hailed a three wheeler with the intention of heading to Fort district for a look around. Instead of which, our friendly driver, Siri, immediately offered to take us around, show us the sights and generally be …

The Windies hit Australia for Six! (Several times)

A travel blog entry by simonandamanda


After a leisurely day catching up with work and spending some time by the pool it was, once again, time to make our way to the Premadasa stadium for the second semi-final of the of the World Twenty20 cricket tournament.

By now we were becoming experts at hailing a three wheeler tuk tuk and negotiating a price with the driver and we …

England Ladies, your chance for glory!

A travel blog entry by simonandamanda


We planned to go sight seeing this morning but somehow never quite made it. Down in the coffee shop I had a real Sri Lankan style breakfast of fruit followed by rice and a variety of curries. Simon, however, stuck to eggs and bacon.

It was soon time to make our way to the Premadasa stadium to see England play New Zealand in the semi- …

Lazy Day

A travel blog entry by simonandamanda


The Cinnamon Lakeside is a typical smart hotel, very nice but somewhat impersonal. In fact we could be just about anywhere in the world and Kandy feels a million miles away.

After a leisurely breakfast in the 24 hour coffee shop we spent a couple of hours in the room taking advantage of the fact that the internet appears to be working …

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This 5 star hotel, located on 115 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner 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 ReviewsCinnamon Lakeside Colombo

    Reviewed by aikadmn

    Beautiful place, and people

    Reviewed Apr 29, 2012
    by (1 review) , Tanzania Flag of Tanzania

    Everyone at Cinnamon Lakeside were extremely professional and everything was efficient, clean smoothly run. Literally at your service with a smile I loved and totally enjoyed the experience.
    They serve a very good breakfast - alot of varieity breakfast buffet hot and cold available.

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent