Mount Lavinia Hotel : With a history spanning over 200 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for weddings.
Location : Mount Lavinia Hotel is located in the coastal town of Mount Lavinia, which is just 12 kilometres south of central Colombo and 54 kilometres from the Bandaranaike International Airport. This hotel in Colombo is ideally situated to be easily reachable while remaining away from the congestion of the capital. It is situated atop a rock overlooking the aquamarine waters of the Indian Ocean and with direct access to the beach.
The town of Mount Lavinia was originally known as “Galkissa” in Sinhala. It’s said to have acquired the latter name in memory of ‘Lady Lovinia’.
COLONIAL ROOMS AT MOUNT LAVINIA HERITAGE HOTEL : Tastefully furnished with antique furniture and parquet floors, these 34 semi-deluxe rooms are a perfect blend of traditional hospitality and modern comfort. The spacious rooms are available with a choice of shower or bathtub and come with a fully supplied bathroom.
OCEAN VIEW ROOMS AT MOUNT LAVINIA BEACH HOTEL : The 79 Ocean View Rooms at Mount Lavinia Hotel are designed to deliver sophistication and elegance. The decor and furnishings are in soothing soft pastel shades. The atmosphere of tranquillity and relaxation is enhanced by the pastel tiled floors.
DIRECT OCEAN VIEW ROOMS : 97 Direct Ocean View Rooms await you, each with its own large private balcony and a hypnotic view of the ocean at one of the leading Colombo beach resorts. A mesmerizing view of the turquoise ocean waters, golden beaches and a panoramic view of the city of Colombo await you on the private balconies.
COLONIAL SUITES : These 4 Colonial Suites are the ultimate in colonial comfort and luxury making them exclusive and always in high demand. They come with a separate sitting area with an additional television, and a dining table. The huge wooden four poster and canopied beds designed in traditional colonial style lend the suites an authentic colonial aura.
DIRECT OCEAN VIEW SUITES : The 2 Direct Ocean View Suites offer a private haven from the busy outside world. These suites come with a separate sitting area with an additional television. Spend a little quiet time on the balcony and let yourself be lulled by the soft sound of the waves and the ocean breeze on your face.
OCEAN VIEW SUITES : The 5 Ocean View Suites come with beautiful parquet flooring, a comfortable sitting area and a spacious bathroom fitted with a large bathtub. Our Ocean View Suite bathrooms come fully supplied. The view of the Indian Ocean and the pristine sands of the beach from these three suites is second to none, and will relax and soothe your mind.