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Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)

4 stars
25 Galle Face Centre RoadColombo3Sri Lanka, ‏‎800-491-6126
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Excellent4.1 / 5
Location
Great location
Service
Fantastic service
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Comfort
Uncomfortable
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Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)

Hotel Info: 866-539-8117

from $144
  • Executive Room, 1 Single Bed, Ocean View
  • Luxury Room, 1 Double Bed, Ocean View
  • Executive Room, 1 Single Bed, City View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds, City View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds, City View
  • Executive Suite, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Ocean View
  • Grande Luxury, Suite, 1 King Bed, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, City View
  • Luxury Room, 1 Double Bed, City View
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed, Oceanfront
  • Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room Sea View
  • Tata Suite
  • Executive Room
  • Presidential Suite
  • Executive Room Sea View
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room Sea View
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Taj Club, Club Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Deluxe Suite - 1 Bedroom
  • Taj Club, Club Room, 2 Single Beds, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room
  • Superior Room
  • Executive Room Sea View
  • Executive Suite 1 Bedroom
  • Taj Club, Club Room, 2 Single Beds, City View
  • Superior Room, 1 Queen Bed, City View
  • Luxury Room, 2 Single Beds, City View
  • Deluxe Room
  • Superior Room, 1 Single Bed, Oceanfront
  • Luxury Suite, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Ocean View
  • Superior City Facing
  • Superior Ocean Facing
  • Deluxe City Facing
  • Superior Room Sea View
  • Executive Room
  • Deluxe Room Sea View
  • Deluxe Ocean Facing
  • Executive City Facing
  • Executive Ocean Facing
  • Taj Club, Club Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Superior Room, 1 Single Bed, City View

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 300 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is Noon
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *

Parking

  • Free valet parking

  • Free RV/bus/truck parking

Also known as

  • Taj Samudra
  • Taj Samudra Colombo
  • Taj Samudra Hotel
  • Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo
  • Colombo Taj Samudra Hotel
  • Taj Samudra Colombo Hotel Colombo

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 15 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 45.00 (one way)

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 4 restaurants
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Health club
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Nightclub
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Tennis on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 5
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Year Built 1984
  • Elevator/lift
  • ATM/banking
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Bidet
  • Designer toiletries
Be entertained
  • LED TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Dining

Navratna - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Golden Dragon - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Yumi - This bar specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only.

Lattice - This lobby lounge specializes in international cuisine.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)’s small print

Also known as

  • Taj Samudra
  • Taj Samudra Colombo
  • Taj Samudra Hotel
  • Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo
  • Colombo Taj Samudra Hotel
  • Taj Samudra Colombo Hotel Colombo

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 15 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 45.00 (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Recent reviews

Excellent 4.1 /5 from 82 reviews

Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)
Excellent4.0 / 5
relax at the taj samudra
staff were courteous and forever with their trademark ayubowan (welcome)smiles and ambience of the hotel from trees in the courtyard to facilities within was completely and utterly relaxing.
5 night romance trip
Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Excellent hotel.
Service at the Taj is awesome from the time you check in. Staff is very friendly and accommodating. Food and beverage is well presented. Room service order takers use your name and try to upsell. Would stay at the Taj the next time we visit.
1 night family trip
Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)
Poor1.0 / 5
Extremely disappointing experience
It was extremely disappointing due to the following reasons. .. 1. Hotel foods not have our reservation in the computer system. .. it took them almost an hour to figure it out... we were very tired after 22 goes off journey. 2. They gave us the worst room, that too smoking room, while we ate allergic to smoking. 3. The room was very old and needed lot of repair. Clogged sink 4. They did not replenish all the amenities on the following day. 5. It was a nightmare to stay there. 6. We request for a full or partial refund.
2 night trip
Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)
Good3.0 / 5
Just ok
A grand pobby and good, even great food at both their Indian Nd Chinese restaurants. Breakfast buffet was superb. The room was nice but a bit worn and could do with a fresh coat of paint etc. Hallways look dated and tattered and are somewhat dark. Noise from outside and hallway permeates inside. Alow wifi. Evening turndown service. Great self service breakfast and drinks in the lobby. 45 minutes from airport and right by the Ocean
2 night trip
Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Great Stay
Service was outstanding ... you couldn't even half think that you'd want anything before someone was checking to see if you needed anything. The pool was lovely, the beachfront location was great, The internet was slow at times, and you'd think that wifi would be free of charge in this day and age. Our stay was a pleasure from the minute we checked in to the minute we walked out.
1 night trip

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Taj Samudra, Sri Lanka (all)

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