Overview

The Shalimar

46, Panchikawatte Road Maradana, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 112 431 070

S$ 48+

Overall guest ratings

7.3/10 Good
based on 735 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.6
  • 8.4
  • 6.7
  • 4.2

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds
  • Great reception
  • Spacious rooms
  • Train station is close

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    About

    Located near a train station, The Shalimar is a great choice for a stay in Colombo. You can grab a bite to eat at the restaurant or wind down at the end of the day with a drink from the bar/lounge. Refrigerators, minibars, and room service are offered in all rooms.

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    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Pets not allowed
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 735 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
      8.5 "85% thought the service was very professional."
      7.4 "Management was excellent, said 74%."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      9.7 "97% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      7.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 73%."
      8.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 83%."
    • 7.8 "High value."
    • 7.7 "High comfort."
      9.6 "96% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.0 "80% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.3 "73% liked the big bathroom."
    • 7.4 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.0 "For only 60%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% thought the air conditioning was adequate."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      4.1 "59% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.6 "94% thought the facilities needed updating."
      4.0 "60% didn't like the architecture."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.2 "88% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.3 "Internet is poor."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    based on 617 reviews
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.3 "93% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
      8.1 "81% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      9.8 "98% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "Near to public transport, according to 100%."
      7.3 "Easily accessible by car, said 73%."
      8.1 "City centre within easy reach, said 81%."
    • 7.7 "High comfort."
      9.8 "98% thought rooms were spacious."
      7.9 "79% said the beds were comfortable."
      7.5 "75% liked the big bathroom."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.8 "Rooms are ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% thought the air conditioning was adequate."
      6.1 "Only 61% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.2 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 4.2 "Bad amenities."
      4.1 "59% thought the building wasn't nice."
      0.5 "95% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.1 "69% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 22 reviews
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.1 "Comfort level is high."
      9.7 "97% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 7.3 "Nice rooms."
      9.7 "97% thought rooms were spacious."
    • 4.2 "Vibe wasn't good."

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 95 reviews
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.6 "96% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.3 "Location is great."
      9.6 "96% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.0 "Comfort level is high."
      9.7 "97% thought rooms were spacious."
      8.0 "80% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "Only 59% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 4.0 "Bad amenities."
      4.0 "60% thought the building wasn't nice."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.0 "90% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      3.5 "65% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    Solo Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for solo travelers.
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Good to know
    "Comfortable beds"
    "Great reception"
    "Spacious rooms"
    "Train station is close"
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