About this listing
"The Manor 1926" - Formally Diplomatic Residence dating back to 1926 and located in the heart of Colombo,this wonderful property offers a mix of colonial charm,clever restoration and all the modern comforts of a luxury family home...
"The Manor 1926" was formally Chinese Envoy's Colombo residence during the WW11 and in 2015 it was fully renovated by the current owners who worked hard to restore the house to its original colonial character with all the comforts of a modern family home.This property is rich with many period features such as 18 inch thick brick walls,detailed Burma Teak doors and windows,elaborate copper bars for windows and exceptionally high ceilings.
The Manor is in close proximity to major international retail brands such as Mango,Charles & Keith,Bennelton,Levi and local clothing stores and shopping malls such as Odel,Barefoof,Paradise Road and Cotton Collection ,Dutch Hospital Shopping Arcade etc..Trendy restaurants such as Gallery Cafe, Tintagel are within minutes of the house.Leading international schools & The Gangaramaya temple,Gall Face Green,Beira Lake are just 2km away.
Excusive use of all facilities.
Interaction with guests
We will be there to welcome you and show you you around.We only live next door we are on hand to help in any way if needed.We are quite happy to leave our guests to their own devices and enjoy their stay as they wish,but we do also welcome spending time with our guests,show them around etc..should they wish to do so.
Although ,incredibly central;being only a short walk from the city centre, its a quite residential area.The best part of Colombo by a MILE!
Three Wheelers(Tuk Tuks) are available right outside the premises and Bus stops are just a few meters away.
Other things to note
Bed linen,towels pillows and duvets are of the highest quality.Tea,coffee and milk are provided along with breakfast items.
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
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