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Shangri-La Hotel Colombo

Colombo, Sri Lanka

94 Excellent 3014 Reviews
Soaring over the city between Beira Las and the Gaulle Face Green Promenade, the ultra-luxe hotel offers 6 restaurants and bars, spa, outdoor pool, Horizon Club with an exclusive lounge on the 32nd floor, and the country's most extensive event space.
Shangri-La Hotel Colombo

Summary of 3,995 verified reviews


Excellent wellness hotel. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas. Awesome vibe. Great room. Beautiful beach.

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Shangri-La Hotel Colombo is a luxury hotel set within a new lifestyle development with high-end shopping, offices, and residential towers. Providing a waterside location, the property is located in the heart of the city's business and financial district.

Furnished with a sense of Oriental elegance, the property's 500 guest rooms and suites, along with 41 serviced apartments offer guests a personal sanctuary. Providing a tropical escape in the city, the hotel's spacious accommodations have bedside controls for lighting and black-out curtains, pillow menus, minibars, 49-inch flat-screen TVs, and USB charging point alarm clocks. Marble-clad bathrooms have walk-in showers, plush bathrobes, and 24-hour laundry valet service. While Horizon Club rooms have access to the exclusive lounge on the 32nd floor, daily breakfast, suit pressing, shoe shine service, and use of the Executive Boardrooms for two hours per day.

Within the hotel there are six bars and restaurants including the Shang Palace serving authentic Chinese cuisine from Sichuan, Dongbei, and Canton, with a custom-made duck oven, Dim Sum kitchen, and an in-house tea master who performs tableside tea ceremonies. The Capital Bar & Grill has steaks and seafood in an elegant atmosphere, Table One offers fine market-style cuisine with ocean views, and Kaema Sutra specializes in new-age Sri Lankan cuisine.

CHI, The Spa has seven treatment rooms, and provides a menu of traditional Sri Lankan and Asian-influenced treatments and therapies. Within the Health Club, guests will find a fully-equipped fitness center, movement studio, outdoor swimming pool, sauna, and steam rooms.
Hotel Address:
  • Shangri-La Hotel Colombo
  • No. 1, Centre Road, Galle Face
  • Colombo, 00200
  • Sri Lanka

Location Summary
Providing a waterside location with views of the Indian Ocean, Shangri-La Hotel Colombo is located in the heart of the city's business and financial district. Situated between Beira Lake and the Galle Face Green Promenade, the property is part of a new lifestyle development with an office tower, two residential towers, and a high-end shopping. The hotel is a short drive from the country's largest exhibition center, local shops, restaurants, and casinos.

Directions to Hotel
By car from Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB) 36 miles/45-minute drive: Take the Katunayake - Colombo expressway from the airport directly to Colombo city. Hotel is located 1 km from the city center.
Banquets & Meetings
Offering the most extensive and versatile event space in Sri Lanka, the Shangri-La Hotel Colombo has the country's largest pillar-less ballroom, a Horizon Club, meeting rooms, and executive boardrooms with event space for seated banquets of 1,400 and receptions for more than 3,000.
Fine Dining On Site
Capital Bar & Grill, Shang Palace, Table One, and Kaema Sutra.
Fitness Center
Movement studio, sauna, and steam rooms.
Spa Facility
Features 7 treatment rooms and signature treatments.
Recommended Rooms
Horizon Club Ocean View Rooms have additional Horizon Club privileges including daily breakfast and suit pressing, plus panoramic Indian Ocean views, signature Shangri-La beds with 300-thread count duvets, and bathrooms with walk-in showers and separate bathtubs.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Casino Gambling
    - Dining
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums