by: Dhananji Liyanarachchi

Colombo is rapidly becoming the new must-visit destination in Sri Lanka. The colonial architecture and beautiful seafront are drawing visitors from all over the globe and with Colombo likely being your entrance and exit point from Sri Lanka it’s the perfect way to start or end your stay. There are so many nice boutique and luxury hotels in Colombo.

The journey to Colombo from Bandaranaike International airport will take approximately 45 minutes (depends on traffic )

Colombo has one of the hottest average daily temperatures in Sri Lanka. It is around 30c throughout the year. Luckily, many of the stylish hotels have lovely pools and other standard facilities. So you will very much appreciate it after a busy day of sightseeing or shopping trip. Colombo has lots to offer and it is time to visit and explore. There are so many things you can do in Colombo but see below suggestions.

Things to do in Colombo 

  1. Simply walk through Fort (Colombo 1 ) and Pettah (Colombo 11)
  2. National Museum
  3. Beautiful Colonial Buildings In The Fort Area
  4. Gangaramaya Temple
  5. Beira Lake
  6. Independence Memorial Hall
  7. Old Dutch Hospital
  8. Temple of Sri Kailawasanathan Swami Devasthanam Kovil
  9. Galle Face Green
  10. Viharamahadevi Park

Accommodation in Colombo

Colombo is a destination that offers every type of accommodation option that suits your budget. Whether you’re looking for a family-owned guesthouse or boutique hotel or 5-star luxury hotel in Colombo, then you will not be disappointed in Colombo.

With over 450 accommodation options in Colombo, we can help you find your perfect place to stay. There are lots of luxury apartments in Colombo with your name on them. On a tight purse string? Be inspired by our selection of budget hotels in Colombo that provide excellent value for money.

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