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1 room, 2 adults

Hotel Sapphire, Colombo, Sri Lanka

3.5-star3.5 stars
No. 371, Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka

3.5-star hotel in Colombo with outdoor pool and restaurant
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Meals prices are little high.Jun 25, 2018
  • Yes overall I am satisfied tks it was an experience cos I saw no cockroaches well doneJan 22, 2020

Hotel Sapphire, Colombo, Sri Lanka

from Rs2,500
  • Standard Double Room
  • Deluxe Double Room

What’s around Hotel Sapphire, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Landmarks

  • In Wellawatte
  • Mount Lavinia Beach - 37 min walk
  • New Delmon Hospital - 9 min walk
  • Dehiwala Zoological Garden - 28 min walk
  • Raux Brothers - 29 min walk
  • Park Hospital - 32 min walk
  • Majestic City - 32 min walk
  • Isipathanaramaya Buddhist Temple - 33 min walk

Getting around

  • Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 54 min drive
  • Wellawatta Railway Station - 11 min walk
  • Colombo Fort Station - 24 min drive
  • Seeduwa - 33 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 44 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 1:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle during limited hours *

Parking

  • Free self parking

  • Free nearby parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Fitness facilities
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • One meeting room
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Year Built - 1973
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

The Chinese Golden Palace - This buffet restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Hotel Sapphire, Colombo, Sri Lanka’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Sapphire Colombo
  • Sapphire Colombo
  • Hotel Sapphire Hotel
  • Hotel Sapphire Colombo
  • Hotel Sapphire Hotel Colombo

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for LKR 12.0 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hotel Sapphire, Colombo, Sri Lanka

  • Does Hotel Sapphire offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hotel Sapphire does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Hotel Sapphire?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Hotel Sapphire?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Hotel Sapphire?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Sapphire?
    You can check in starting at 1:00 PM. Check-out time is noon.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Sapphire?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant that serves Chinese cuisine.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Hotel Sapphire?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

Recent reviews

Good 7.4 From 26 reviews

Very good 8.0
Nice hotel friendly staff
The staff was great. All very helpful from front desk to housekeeping. The room was spacious and comfortable. In room coffee, tea, refrigerator, and tv. Shower was good and hot. Breakfast buffet at additional charge was well appointed with local and western food selection. Hotel had a nice pool that was good since beach was a bit distant but walkable. There were many food places in easy walking from stores, bakeries, food stalls, and restaurants. Area was safe but always be careful. I could easily recommend the Sapphire for leisure, business, or family stays. One must always remember where they are and not compare to home hotles, especially chains. This is not a 5 star but was more than satisfactory for the price. One caveat which is not the fault of hotel; the crows in nearby trees were relentless in sqwaking. Traffic horns made for good competition in volume. Perhaps the hotel could replace windows with newer glass for sound barrier. Otherwise a very nice and well run hotel. I would stay again but ask for a room away from street.
James, us2 night trip
Very good 8.0
Kumar
Reception was not helpful as I requested Double bed instead twin. He seemed ignorant to my request.
Gnanasambander, as1 night trip
Fair 4.0
Poorly maintained hotel
Poorly maintained hotel. Bathroom and rooms are not clean. Poor services
gb4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very good
sithra, au5 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Room is big and clean. But toiletries not enough.
K, gb1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good frindly clean Hotel. Staff friendly
Light makde noices woke me up from sleeop
MARKANDU, gb1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good
It was good, thank you v much.
gb1 night family trip
Good 6.0
Alright, can find something better
The location of the hotel is on the main street in Colombo. Quite convenient. It is situation in a local neighbourhood that don't have a lot of sight-seeing or tourist spot. The swimming pool of this hotel is alright - clean and quiet except no attendant there for any towel. Security of the hotel could be a concern as all notices have the highlight saying - any property lose is not the responsibility of the hotel. I don't have any valuable lose but it always worried me if my computer or cash inside my suitcase would be lose. Wifi is not reliable. I always take me minutes before getting on a website. Restaurant services is bad. The manager brought me to a table that guests just left after finishing breakfast. The manager simply put away the coffee cup without changing utensils. I never experienced that I have to ask services to put in new utensils as they never recognised it.
hk2 night trip
Good 6.0
Ok but in need of refurbishment
Positives: Good service. Clean, large rooms. Comfortable, large bed. Air conditioning worked well. Negatives: Old and tired and in need of refurbishment. Ash trays in all rooms suggesting all rooms are smoking (although no smell of smoke in room). Poor reception on TV channels. No view from room. Expensive hotel restaurant. Limited local restaurants. Hotel restaurant started playing music around 6am which could be heard from bedroom. Wifi generally worked well but stopped working on a couple of occasions.
as1 night trip

Hotel Sapphire, Colombo, Sri Lanka

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