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The Kingsbury

Colombo, Sri Lanka

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The Kingsbury

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Excellent business hotel. Close to Harbour. Good for sightseeing and located near shopping areas. Fantastic service.

The Kingsbury offers guests unparalleled comfort and opulence encompassed in a classically designed property along with a team of professionals set on delivering the highest levels of service. Elegance and charm in the design and ambiance, modern amenities, luxurious comfort and impeccable service, all make a stay with The Kingsbury a classical, yet contemporary experience.

There are 229 rooms in this regal edifice and every one of them faces the sea. The guest rooms are adorned in earthy tones white marble bathrooms and furniture in relaxing ivory shades offer a lingering sense of luxury and space.

Dining at The Kingsbury is an event to look forward to in itself. The hotel's numerous restaurants, bars and lounges provide an intimate dining experience in a truly special atmosphere. The choice of exotic offerings from imaginative and thoughtful menus from around the globe is something we’re especially delighted to talk about and for you to discover.

The hotel houses a plush spa with an array of treatments providing a total tune-up for the body and soul and offers the perfect experience for guests who wish to escape the stress and strains of day-to-day life.
Hotel Address:
  • The Kingsbury
  • 48, Janadhipathi Mawatha
  • Colombo,
  • Sri Lanka

Location Summary
With excellent travel connections and a beautiful view of the Indian Ocean, The Kingsbury is ideally located in the heart of Colombo and offers quick access to the city's business centers, shopping complexes, restaurants, pubs, as well as boutique outlets, making it the ideal base for both business and leisure travelers. The hotel is situated at the far end of the famous Galle Face Marine drive and with the newly developing Colombo Port, travelers are presented with a unobstructed view of the metropolis on one side with the hottest night spots, shopping malls and the best of Colombo’s cultural locations just minutes away, and the endless Indian Ocean on the other. The hotel houses a plush spa with an array of treatments providing a total tune-up for the body and soul and offers the perfect experience for guests who wish to escape the stress and strains of day-to-day life.

Directions to Hotel
Convenient to international air travel, The Kingsbury is approximately a 70-minute drive from the airport and the distance from the Katunayake Airport to Colombo is around 35 km.

Directions from Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake: Head North and travel until you reach the Negombo Road/A3. Turn left and pass by Ceypetco Filling Station (on the left in 1.5 km). Take the exit on the right and continue straight. Turn left at the Bopitiya Junction After another 1.1 km, turn left towards Canal Road and continue straight for another 2.4km. Continue on to New Negombo Road after a series of sharp turns. Continue on to Mattakkuliya Centre Road and pass by St. John's Maha Vidyalaya (on the left in 400 m). Continue onto Aluthmawatte Road and pass by National Savings Bank (on the left in 400 m). Continue onto Srimath Ramanadan Mawatha. Pass by EMPEROR (on the left in 700 m). At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit on to St Anthony's Mawatha and continue for about 300m. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit on to Sea Beach Road. Continue onto N. H. M. Abdul Cader Road and pass by Pulses Splitting & Processing Industry Pvt Ltd.(on the left). At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit on to Sir Baron Jayathilaka Mawatha. Turn left on to Lotus Road and pass by the Head Quarters of Sri Lanka Telecom (on the right). After a slight left and sharp right, turn on to Olcott Mawatha and take the 1st left on to Lotus Road. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit on to Janadhipathi Mawatha. The Kingsbury will be on the left.
Banquets & Meetings
The Kingsbury offers a wide range of services and facilities to cater to the business needs of every guest. In addition to extensive meeting facilities, the hotel offers state-of-the-art equipment and the service of a highly professional staff to ensure success in every event.
Fine Dining On Site
Harbour Court Restaurant, The Ocean Seafood Restaurant, and Yue Chan Restaurant.
Fitness Center
Located in the spa area, the gymnasium at The Kingsbury features state-of-the-art cardio and weight-training equipment. Guests may choose from a range of gym equipment such as treadmills, cross trainers, recumbent bikes, upright mikes, multi gyms or range of dumbbells of various weights.
Pool Outdoor
Situated in a tranquil setting is the swimming pool overlooking the Indian Ocean. Embrace the tropical sun and stretch out on a sun bed by the pool before a cool dip or simply enjoy the bracing sea breeze while your children frolic.
Spa Facility
Embrace relaxation and tranquility at the Senses Spa. Escape to the hotel's spa and discover the true meaning of bliss as you indulge in a number of soothing spa treatments.
The Galle Face Green is a promenade that stretches half a kilometer along the coast of the Indian Ocean. The Galle Face Green is a popular destination for children, vendors, teenagers, lovers, kite flyers, merrymakers and all those who want to revel in their favorite recreation by the sea under the open sky. On Saturday and Sunday evenings, the land is busy with day-trippers, picnickers and food vendors.
Theatre Museums
The National Museum of Colombo, The Old Colombo Lighthouse,
Recommended Rooms
Located on the 9th floor, the hotel's 25 spacious Executive Rooms enjoy great views and access to the Executive Lounge.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Executive Retreat
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pool Outdoor
    - Spa Facility
Available Activities
  • - Beach
    - Biking Touring
    - Boating
    - Dining
    - Jogging Running
    - Sailing
    - Shopping
    - Theatre & Museums