Mount Lavinia Hotel
24 locals recommend ·
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With a history spanning over 210 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka.
Historical Hotel with a touch of a romantic story. You can enjoy a walk on the beach and have some great food at the hotel restaurant or sitting at the terrace to enjoy the beautiful sunset.
Occupying an 1806 mansion on a promontory overlooking the Laccadive Sea, this striking hotel is a 4-minute walk from the Mount Lavinia railway station, and 4 km from the National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka. The traditional rooms come with minibars, free Wi-Fi and flat-screens, as well as wood…
A house of a former British governor, from Sri Lankas' colonial past. Now a hotel.
It is a beautiful story about British governor's love life with a local dancer. The tunnel and underground bedroom they used to secretly meet is still intact. The story is depicted by beautiful paintings on the wall. Worth watching. All this is free, no entrance fee. This place also owns a…
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