Cinnamon Lakeside - Colombo

115 Sir C.A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka  show map
 5 stars
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Cinnamon Lakeside - Colombo

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Billiards/Pool tables

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Turkish bath

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

Overview

Cinnamon Lakeside is a tranquil 5-star property placed next to Khan Clock Tower, Dutch Hospital - Colombo and R. Premadasa Stadium. Since 1981, it has been hosting guests in the center of Colombo.

The hotel is 15 minutes' walk away from Galle Face Green, Crescat Boulevard and Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct. Guests can get to Colombo city center, which is 1 km away.

Set next to a stadium and casinos, this hotel also offers an outdoor swimming pool, a nightclub and a picnic area on site.

Cinnamon Lakeside is within a 30-minute drive to Bandaranayake airport.

Rooms

Guests can make use of a dining area, a balcony, a patio, a minibar and a safe available in all Cinnamon Lakeside rooms. Many rooms offer a stunning view over the garden. They provide bathrooms with free toiletries, a bidet and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Start your day with a complimentary breakfast served at the dining room. Guests can wine and dine at the large restaurant, featuring excellent Chinese cuisine. Exclusive drinks are offered in the library bar.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of USD 9 per person per night. 

Services

Offering car and limousine rental services, Cinnamon Lakeside induces guests to explore the area.

Relax

Treatments include steam baths, reflex massage and Turkish bath. On-site activities feature tennis, squash and table tennis.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   346.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Fireplace
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis
  • Squash

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
  • Game room
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Karaoke
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Health club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • Lake view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Patio
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Daybed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Paid bed linen & towels
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • International calls
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  2 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 25.15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

115 Sir C.A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Get directions
City Center
  • Colombo
    300 m
Airports
  • Bandaranayake (CMB)
    28.3km
Restaurants
  • Long Feng (cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum)
    40 m
  • Royal Thai (cuisine: Thai)
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  2 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    346

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Rooms and availability

Cinnamon Lakeside Premium Double RoomCinnamon Lakeside Premium Double Room Hotel informationCinnamon Lakeside Premium Double Room
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Size: 29m2
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    Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or 1 Single bed
    Size: 29m2
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      Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or King Size bed
      Size: 29m2
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        Private Junior Suite
        Bed type: 1 Single bed
        Size: 56m2
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        Featuring a private balcony overlooking the Beira Lake, spacious suite comes with a separate living room with sofa seating area, a flat-screen TV with DVD player, personal safe and dining area. Suite benefits include: - Exclusive access to the Executive Club Lounge - Complimentary buffet breakfast at the Executive Lounge or The Dining Room - Free 'Pre Dinner Cocktails' at the Executive Lounge between 18:00 to 19:30 - Complimentary internet access in the room - Express/Private check-in and check-out

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Cinnamon Lakeside - Colombo Colombo location
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              Hotel Address:

              115 Sir C.A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Colombo
                300 m
              Airports
              • Bandaranayake (CMB)
                28.3km
              Restaurants
              • Long Feng (cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum)
                40 m
              • Royal Thai (cuisine: Thai)
                90 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  12 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  2 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2011
              • Number of rooms:
                346

              Hotel Awards

              Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedColomboCinnamon Lakeside

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 200 m

              Places of interest

              • Temple de la dent - 1.7km
              • Gangaramaya Tempel - 4.9km

              Amusement

              • Colombo City - 1.7km

              Local Attractions

              • Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple - 1.6km
                61 Sri Jinaratana Road, Colombo
              • Dewatagaha Mosque - 1.8km
                Lipton's Circus, Colombo
              • Gem Museum - 2.1km
                43 Ananda Coomaraswamy Mw (Green Path), Colombo
              • Law Courts of Hulftsdorp - 1.6km
                Hulftsdorp, Colombo
              • Zoological Gardens - 1.9km
                Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • Talangama Wetland - 500 m
                Lake Road, Colombo

                Restaurants Nearby

                • Long Feng - 40 m

                  Address: Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
                  Phone: 0094 112 491 949

                  85% likes this, based on 85 reviews
                  Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum
                  Price Range: CAD 22 - CAD 55

                • Ginza Hohsen - 40 m

                  Address: 2 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha

                  64% likes this, based on 44 reviews

                • Seafish - 180 m

                  Address: 15 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha
                  Phone: (011) 232 6915

                  60% likes this, based on 28 reviews

                • Royal Thai - 90 m

                  Address: Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
                  Phone: 94 11 249 1945

                  81% likes this, based on 139 reviews
                  Cuisine: Thai
                  Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 22

                • The Dining Room - 40 m

                  Address: Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
                  Phone: +94 112 491 930

                  67% likes this, based on 51 reviews
                  Cuisine: Indian, Asian fusion, International, Sri Lankan

                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  12 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  2 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2011
                • Number of rooms:
                  346

                Hotel Awards

                Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedColomboCinnamon Lakeside

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

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                Hotels nearby
                Colombo City Hotel
                3 stars
                0.7km
                Cities nearby
                • Negombo hotels - 31km
                • Beruwala hotels - 52km
                • Kalutara hotels - 41km
                • Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia hotels - 10km
                • Katunayake hotels - 27km
                • Wadduwa hotels - 30km
                • Seeduwa hotels - 23km
                • Wattala hotels - 8km
                • Marawila hotels - 54km
                • Uswetakeiyawa hotels - 13km

                Cinnamon Lakeside Reviews

                Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cinnamon Lakeside

                Average guest rating

                7.6out of 10
                Excellent
                Based on 96 reviews

                Rating by category:

                Service
                8.0

                Individual guest reviews

                • Older travelers
                  7.0

                  The staff in the ecl were just so fantastic, we really enjoyed the Library and the breakfast was also very enjoyable

                • Couple
                  3.2

                  The food was good in the dinning room...

                  The hotel is old there was mold on the walls ....the hotel staff are not very friendly and work was done so it was so loud all day long..... Bed is old and for sure it did not look like a five stars hotel.... not recommended hotel.....

                • Single
                  4.2

                  The bands playing music at the lobby level were ok. Front office department and in particular the Reception Desk are the worst I have ever encountered in my whole life and I am not exaggerating. My experience has been extremely bad including the service with the food and beverage department.

                  Service was extremely poor.

                • Family with children
                  8.8

                  Nice ambience, great staff, plenty of in-hotel dining options. Throughly recommended!

                • Single
                  4.4

                  Not much - subpar for a 5-star hotel.

                  Below international standards - poor service, construction noise, orders for drinks never came - one of the worst luxury experiences I've had. Just passing themselves off. Don't stay here.

                • Family with children
                  9.6

                  noise from construction and outside casino music

                • Family with children
                  6.6

                  Very good polite and courteous staff, prompt response on any complaints, very nice breakfast (excluding juices as only pineapple juice available one morning was good), nice rennovated room and very good room comfort. We were upgraded to a lakeview deluxe room since we requested a king size bed in the room which was not available in city view room. Room service is very nice with prompt service, nice menu and very delicious food (we ordered Indian food) at a reasonable price. We ordered room service both nights of our stay since the kids were very tired

                  We stayed for two nights. 1St night - Extreme discomfort in sleeping because there was a party at pool side and very loud drumming and then very loud singing and hotel staff could not do anything. They should not allow these types of parties in the hotel making loud noises because the guests cannot sleep then. Morning, both days, only warm water in washroom. No hot water available even requests were made but they could not figure out why. My kids suffered a lot due to this. Lobby is extremely busy and hard to find any space to sit in the evening. There was some problem with the baby cot as my daughter got some severe insect bite marks on her both hands after sleeping in the cot

                • Couple
                  4.2

                  The food was very good, it wasn't included in our package, but we did enjoy the breakfast, launch and dinner a lot...

                  1. We requested for the room with a balcony, cuz we are smokers, but the room that they offered us was very small and balcony had a view to a dirty roof and everywhere was a smell of food... 2. The electricity in the hotel was shutting down every day 3-4 times and one time i was drying my hair with my hairdryer and the electricity got off and on suddenly and my hair dryer got broken... Good that I didn't get an electric shock! i need to buy a new hairdryer... :(((( When I called the hotel stuff to tell them about my incident, they were very polite but useless.. all they kept saying that this is Sri Lanka and it's normal and the person told me to be more careful next time and dry my hair quickly!!!!! 3. Our room and bedsheets had bad smell all the time 4. Everyone please be aware of the hidden costs, the taxes are 27% on everything, we paid 30% more than we planned... And please check before paying the bill, as they've included 3-4 items which we didn't order... After pointing out, they had to revise the bill!!!

                • Single
                  7.4

                  Good location and nice staff.

                  I spent 3 days of ramadan in this hotel , so the IFTAR food was not to my expectation .

                • Group of friends
                  6.6

                  Nice clean hotel with plenty of restaurants and pleasant seating areas both inside and out. Nice pool facility and bar for relaxing

                  No place for people who have checked out to clean up (wash or shower) prior to an evening flight. Currently under renovation whcih makes the hotel a little noisy during the day. This was not notified prior to booking.

                • Older travelers
                  9.6

                  They had a reasonable stock of wine which was difficult to find anywhere else in Colombo. They also had an outdoor tapas bar by the lake which was refreshing after having had quite a lot of rice and curry.

                  It is very large and slightly impersonal.

                • Family with children
                  8.2

                  A fabulous hotel with a massive swimming pool, gym , and 3 wonderful restaurants . Good location , excellent executive lounge .very friendly staff,..a wonderful place

                  You have to be cautious about the billing. They charge the rent in USDollars at a higher rate. If you are not careful , you will end up paying more than what you should pay. The bill is converted in the local currency at a higher rate and you are always charged higher. i insisted on a dollar bill and only paid what is legitimate. A real disgrace to an otherwise wonderful property .Hope the management changes this unethical policy

                • Couple
                  9.2

                  Great service, but there was a huge charge to check in early even though the room was ready. I would have thought this would be complimentary considering the cost al ready paid per night.

                • Group of friends
                  8.2

                  The pool, the high tea spread, the bakery, the location, the staff, the toiletries and the room per say were good. A nice business hotel to stay for a day or two as you visit the city. Very close to some good restaurants like Ministry of Crab and wtc and a small odel outlet. A little far from the main shopping area but you get hotel taxis and tuk tuks very easily

                  Our room toilet had a stink of the drainage which did bother us..rest it was a good stay

                • Family with children
                  10.0

                  quality Hotel, excellent staff and service. Great restaurants and "the library"

                  the Pool, 7 degrees north band and the library.

                How to reach hotel

                hotel Cinnamon Lakeside - Colombo Colombo location
                Show big map »

                Hotel Address:

                115 Sir C.A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo, Sri Lanka

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Colombo
                  300 m
                Airports
                • Bandaranayake (CMB)
                  28.3km
                Restaurants
                • Long Feng (cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum)
                  40 m
                • Royal Thai (cuisine: Thai)
                  90 m
                Hotel information
                • Check-In:
                  from  12 pm
                • Check-Out:
                  until  2 pm
                • Year renovated:
                  2011
                • Number of rooms:
                  346

                Hotel Awards

                Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedColomboCinnamon Lakeside

                According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
                Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

                Use Badge