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    The Ocean Front

    No 14 Sellamuttu Avenue | (on Marine Drive, Kollupitiya), Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    Traveller (66)
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    • Excellent53%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “top floor” (14 reviews)
    “small hotel” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 149 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I consider myself a very objective reviewer and I'll be as honest and clear as I can be: 1. Found hotel online, great reviews, booked 2. Traveled for 18 hours and a series of flights, then car, to get here 3. Room was not available....More

    2  Thank Bob K
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Ocean Front was a haven for myself and my travel buddy arriving in Colombo jet-lagged and disorientated. We had a fabulous top floor room which had very high ceilings, big bathroom,TV, bar fridge,ceiling fan and aircon. We had direct access to the terrace, great...More

    2  Thank Kaia M
    Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

    This hotel is a lovely spot from which to explore Colombo. The staff were friendly and very helpful. The room we stayed in had access to the rooftop terrace and wonderful views over the ocean. It's a short tuk tuk ride to almost anywhere you...More

    Thank Aisling F
    Response from DinLaos, Owner at The Ocean FrontResponded 21 June 2017

    Many thanks for your kind review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Look forward to having you with us again. Best wishes from all of us at The Ocean Front.

    Reviewed 25 May 2017

    We stayed at the Ocean Front on two separate occasions during our holiday in Sri Lanka and we weren't disappointed even one bit. (1)Excellent vantage point (close to the city center), (2)the scenic view from the room (3) clean and cozy rooms (4) extremely helpful...More

    2  Thank Varun N
    Response from DinLaos, Owner at The Ocean FrontResponded 21 June 2017

    Many thanks for your kind review of our property and services. It is much appreciated and it was a pleasure to save you. Look forward to warmly welcoming you back to The Ocean Front on your next visit. Best wishes from our team!

    Reviewed 1 April 2017

    I spent my two first nights of our roundtrip in SL with my friends in Ocean Front, in October 2016. Excellent place, extremely helpful and polite staff. Frist class welcome drink and breakfast. Very clean hotel, fast internet. Helpful and freindly managers esp.Mr. Fernando. I...More

    2  Thank forgoagnes
    Response from DinLaos, Owner at The Ocean FrontResponded 21 June 2017

    Many thanks for your kind review. Look forward to having you back with us soon. Best wishes from our team.

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    5 April 2016|
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    Response from Gauranga D | Reviewed this property |
    If you really want to stay in this hotel, probably 206 number room is OK. In fact this hotel is situated just by the ocean and from hotel you can see the ocean but environment is like that you can not go to the ocean for... More
    Richard L
    30 January 2016|
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    Response from 122leigh | Reviewed this property |
    Yes the hotel were fantastic at arranging cars, taxi's etc. I just asked them and they organised everything for me.
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    "All rooms are well located"
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    "Not a good place to stay if you have a problem with stairs as no lift."
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    "If at all possible, get room 204"
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    "Rooms facing the marina"
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