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Reigate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was great to be greeted at the hotel entrance and Door opened by very well dreesed doorman. All staff were very elegantly dressed. Super start and it continued on our one night stay. The staff, facilities and food were very good. We had a see view room which was great and could hear the waves from your room. I...

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Leanne Your insights and review is very much appreciated. We delighted to note that you have enjoyed the Panoramic views from our hotel and your comment is very valuable and appreciate on your genuine feedback, which will give us a booster to serve you better in the future. We Look Forward to welcoming you back at the Mount Lavinia...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband's cousins who are on holiday and staying in Mount Lavinia hotel invited us for lunch yesterday. And it was at the Governor's Restaurant. The food was succulent and our taste buds were molten. Special mention about the authentic Sri Lankan spicy crab curry ," Mallun" (green leaves mixed with coconut) and the desserts were divine! The overall buffet...

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear keshinira Your insights and review is very much appreciated. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the services and the ambiance of our hotel and our very own chefs committed in providing a unique culinary experience for all our guests during their stay. We look forward to welcoming you back on your future visit. Thank you

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Fair property but lacks the finesse in terms of its cleanliness and facilities like toiletries and hair dryers. Worth one visit, not really keen on going back as it's a typical hotel, nothing exceptional. The food was nice albeit pricey, the hotel has history and is well maintained.

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest It is indeed delighted to take note of your genuine feedback. While taking the opportunity to express our regret on the inconvenience you faced during your stay and we are in the process of renovation to the building which needs continuous care as it is an old building, the original part of the hotel dating back to...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a wonderful place - we spent 2 nights pre and post touring round Sri Lanka. Rooms are lovely and comfy, good wifi and nice power showers. Food in the restaurant is superb and breakfast is lovely too. The staff are really attentive and small touches are added - like complimentary cake delivered to our rooms shortly after arrival. Pool...

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest It is indeed delighted to take note of your genuine feedback. We are very much delighted that you enjoyed the services and the ambiance of our hotel . We always focuses on giving the best for its valuable guests and the hotel continuously strives to provide its guests with a unique experience in par with its rich...

Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This property is just above the sea and is such a vast property that's spread in acres of land. They have got a nice pool ,a beautiful beach, An open restaurant.,. Live counters at buffet...but one thing that really sucks is the age of the property and the maintenance..... The staffs @ reception also needs to undergo a lot of...

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Dear valued guest Your insights and review is very much appreciated We are delighted to note that you have enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Mount Lavinia Hotel. Thank you

Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed in Mount Lavinia hotel five times whilst on business. My opinion is that some areas need a little refurbishing but on the whole it is a good hotel with friendly staff. The food there is fine ( I have never had tummy problems) and there is a good variety. The breakfasts are excellent with a huge choice....

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Robert It is indeed delighted to take note of your genuine feedback. We are delighted that you enjoyed the services and the ambiance specially the Seafood Cove restaurant of our hotel and our very own chefs committed in providing a unique culinary experience for all our guests during their stay. we are in the process of renovation to the...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A five star hotel in all aspects. It a was like a step back in time to when all hotels took a great pride in service. All the staff were very friendly and one had to admire the historical dress of the doormen. The food was excellent and the rooms were very clean and comfortable. The position of the rooms...

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Dear valued guest Thank you for taking time to review our hotel We are delighted that you enjoyed the services and the ambiance of our hotel. The hotel always spotlight on giving the finest for its valuable guests and we hope we would have the pleasure of welcoming you back to the Mount Lavinia Hotel on your future visit. Thank...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Used this hotel as a base for nearly two weeks. We had three rooms during this period as we returned from our travels in Sri Lanka. All rooms were clean and suitable for our needs with views to the sea. The staff were very friendly and the service throughout the hotel was good. They kept our luggage secure as we...

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear valued guest Your insights and review is very much appreciated. We are thrilled that you enjoyed the services and the ambiance of our hotel and our very own chefs committed in providing a unique culinary experience for all our guests during their stay. We look forward to welcoming you back on your future visit. Thank you

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed at the Mount for three days it's a nice hotel I Enjoy the Mount especially the food... the spreads go from one side of the room to the other and breakfast is always amazing. Staff are very helpful and the sites are of that of the beach of the coast capital of Sri Lanka Colombo. The Mount is...

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MLHG-Management, General Manager at Mount Lavinia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andrew It is indeed delighted to take note of your genuine feedback. The hotel always focuses on giving the best for its valuable guests and the hotel continuously strives to provide its guests with a unique experience in par with its rich colonial heritage. We we hope you would consider to stay on your next visit. Kind Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I am a business partner of a well known regular of the hotel. I was given room 318 only to be told that there was a thrill factor in that room. I was soon transferred to a nice room in the new section. Overall happy about the stay and the facilities offered. I was there only for a couple of...

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Dear Shakeel Your insights and review is very much appreciated We are delighted to note that you have enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Mount Lavinia Hotel. Thank you

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Mount Lavinia Hotel

Address: 100 Hotel Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10732, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Price Range: RM605 - RM948 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mount Lavinia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 275
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Even though I have not stayed here, I guess the old wing rooms would be a better choice.”
 of 5 bubbles keshinira, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Get a room in the old part of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles E3382BTroberth, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Sea View room”
 of 5 bubbles 515ericl, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try and get a room in the new section. The views are better”
 of 5 bubbles 49shakeels, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Most of the rooms are more or less the same and have a nice view”
 of 5 bubbles Holiday_Kerala_Tour, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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