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Hotel Description

Mount Lavinia Hotel places you in the heart of Mount Lavinia, within a 10-minute walk of Mount Lavinia Beach and 2.1 km (1.3 mi) from Siddhalepa Ayurveda Hospital. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include 3 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor swimming pool.

You can enjoy TVs with cable channels, and all 210 rooms feature free WiFi, furnished balconies and DVD players. Nice touches include bathrobes, slippers and free toiletries. Minibars, coffee/tea makers and free newspapers are also available.

A day of pampering at CocoSpa can include massages and mani/pedis along with access to the spa tub. The restaurant, Govenors Restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. At the hotel's own beach bar or poolside bar, you can enjoy a drink. Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the on-site 24-hour fitness centre, kids' swimming pool and pool loungers. A conference centre and a 24-hour business centre are among the business amenities offered. Additionally, you'll find a coffee shop/café, coffee/tea in a common area and laundry facilities. Continental breakfast is available daily between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of a theme park shuttle.

Attractions within a 15-minute drive of this 4-star Mount Lavinia hotel include Galle Face Green and Galle Face Beach.

Ocean View Twin

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
AU$116 per night

Colonial Governors Suite Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Ocean View King

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Colonial Twin

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Ocean View Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Direct Ocean View Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

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Property Features

Mount Lavinia Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness centre. There are 3 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/cafΘ. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include A beach bar and A poolside bar. There's an onsite 24-hour business centre. A kid's pool, a rooftop terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly Mount Lavinia Hotel. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available 24 hours) and a theme park shuttle are available for a fee. Self parking and valet parking are free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Colonial Mount Lavinia hotel.

  • 210 guestrooms or units
  • 3 dining venues
  • Built in 1806
  • Bar on the beach
  • Bar by the pool
  • Coffee shop
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference centre
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) (43.2 km / 26.8 mi)
  • Train station: Wellawatta Railway Station (5.5 km / 3.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport drop-off, train station pick-up, and theme park shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Mount Lavinia Hotel offers 210 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to furnished balconies. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a bath and shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a safe and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Separate bedroom
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (late night)
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a continental breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Govenors Restaurant – This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The Terrace – This poolside restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

Seafood Cove – This beach seafood restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Spa Services

  • Spa tub in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 4
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight
  • Minimum check-in age is 15

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 3650 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Mount Lavinia Hotel

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 125
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 150
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 75 (from 2 to 11 years old)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 11 for adults and USD 5 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 48 per vehicle
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 48
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 3650 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Mount Lavinia
  • Mount Lavinia Hotel
  • Mount Lavinia Hotel Sri Lanka/Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia

You should know

  • Mount Lavinia Hotel offers transfers from the airport and train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.