Mount Lavinia Hotel

With a history spanning over 210 years, Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka. This premier colonial heritage hotel in Colombo has earned a reputation over the years for its magnificent structure and ambiance, the old world charm which harks back to the grandeur of old Ceylon, a romantic legacy left by the colonial Governor General who used it as his residence, the exceptional service offered by its well-trained staff and its popularity as a venue for weddings.

Rooms & Stay


Tastefully furnished with antique furniture and parquet floors, these 34 semi-deluxe rooms are a perfect blend of traditional hospitality and modern comfort. The spacious rooms are available with a choice of shower or bathtub and come with a fully supplied bathroom. If you are looking for the relaxed lifestyle of the colonial era, look no further than the delightful Colonial Rooms of this heritage hotel in Sri Lanka. Feel like a guest of the Governor General of Ceylon in his colonial mansion. Dance on the parquet floors to the sound of the Indian Ocean. Treat yourself to a tropical cocktail from the well-stocked mini-bar or sip a cup of the world famous Ceylon Tea, while you feast your eyes on the beauty all around you. Smoking and non-smoking Colonial Rooms are available with the option of king or queen-size beds.


The 79 Ocean View Rooms at Mount Lavinia Hotel are designed to deliver sophistication and elegance. The decor and furnishings are in soothing soft pastel shades. The atmosphere of tranquillity and relaxation is enhanced by the pastel tiled floors. The serenity of the private balcony overlooking the sea and the lush gardens of our hotel in Mount Lavinia add to the appeal of these rooms. A spacious bathroom with a shower cubicle and all amenities complete the ambiance of these rooms. Guests have a choice of smoking or non-smoking rooms with king sized, queen sized or twin beds.


    97 Direct Ocean View Rooms await you, each with its own large private balcony and a hypnotic view of the ocean at one of the leading Colombo beach resorts. A mesmerizing view of the turquoise ocean waters, golden beaches and a panoramic view of the city of Colombo await you on the private balconies. Allow the gentle and soothing lull of the ocean to caress and relax you as you inhale the fresh ocean breeze. Enjoy the amenities of this deluxe room; bury your tired feet in the plush carpeting. Enter the spacious bathroom and succumb to the temptation of soaking in the bathtub. Hide yourself among the soothing covers of the bed which is positioned with a beautiful canopy above it, and let your mind and body escape from the cares of the world. Smoking and non-smoking rooms come with a choice of king, queen or twin beds.



    These 4 Colonial Suites are the ultimate in colonial comfort and luxury making them exclusive and always in high demand. They come with a separate sitting area with an additional television, and a dining table. The huge wooden four poster and canopied beds designed in traditional colonial style lend the suites an authentic colonial aura. The luxurious feel of these suites are further enhanced by the antique wooden furniture and wood flooring that whisper secrets of intrigue and adventure. We have not spared any modern amenity; every facility from satellite TV, a digital safe and a Wi-Fi to International Direct Dialling (IDD) are available. Amenities have been tastefully blended with the decor. The comfort and luxury of these suites extend to the spacious bathrooms that are fitted with luxurious bathtubs. The suite bathrooms come fully supplied. Feel like a guest of the Governor in one of the premier colonial hotels in Sri Lanka, as you enjoy the laid-back lifestyle of the colonial era.


    The 2 Direct Ocean View Suites offer a private haven from the busy outside world. These suites come with a separate sitting area with an additional television. Spend a little quiet time on the balcony and let yourself be lulled by the soft sound of the waves and the ocean breeze on your face. The unparalleled view of the ocean from these suites enhances their appeal. Walk barefoot on the parquet flooring and feel your stress melt away. Our suite bathrooms with luxurious bathtubs come fully supplied. Direct Ocean View Suites offer every comfort and amenity available in Direct Ocean View Rooms in a more spacious and luxurious setting. At your request, an adjoining room accessible through an inter-connecting door can also be booked with these suites.


    The 5 Ocean View Suites come with beautiful parquet flooring, a comfortable sitting area and a spacious bathroom fitted with a large bathtub. Our Ocean View Suite bathrooms come fully supplied. The view of the Indian Ocean and the pristine sands of the beach from these three suites is second to none, and will relax and soothe your mind. Experience the magic and romance of this colonial hotel as you sip a drink from the mini bar and lounge on the plush sofa as you enjoy your favourite programme on an international TV channel.

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