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Ellen's Place, Colombo

3-star3 stars
31, Shady grove avenueColombo 08, ColomboSri Lanka

3-star hotel in Borella with outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
Fantastic service
Very comfortable
Great room
Tasty breakfast
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From 123 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Ellen's Place, Colombo

from $62
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, Private Bathroom
  • Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, Private Bathroom
  • Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Jetted Tub

What’s around Ellen's Place, Colombo


  • In Borella
  • House of Fashions - 8 min walk
  • Royal Colombo Golf Club - 10 min walk
  • Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall - 20 min walk
  • Australian High Commission - 21 min walk
  • Arcade Independence Square - 24 min walk
  • Sinhalese Sports Club - 27 min walk
  • Dewatagaha Mosque - 28 min walk

Getting around

  • Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 43 min drive
  • Colombo Fort Station - 20 min drive
  • Wellawatta Railway Station - 23 min drive
  • Seeduwa - 45 min drive
  • Free self parking

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 6 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 5 children (1 year old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free self parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Continental breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Garden

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Ellen's Place, Colombo’s small print

Also known as

  • Ellen's Place Hotel Colombo
  • Ellen's Place Hotel
  • Ellen's Place Colombo
  • Ellen's Place


The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 15 per day

Continental breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 12.00 per person (approximately)

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

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.8 From 15 reviews

Ellen's Place, Colombo
Would love to return
Amazing service from the moment we arrived, staff were really helpful and friendly. Room was really clean and comfortable with all mod-cons. Little paradise in the hustle of Colombo!
Laura, gb1 night trip
Ellen's Place, Colombo
Fantastic Ellen's place
Fantastic, the hotel manager was ready for us when we arrived at 2am. Room was fabulous. The manager was very helpful with information regardin places to see in Colombo. Only stayed 2 nights but would recommend. Pool is small but really cool after a hot day.
Christopher, au2 night trip
Ellen's Place, Colombo
Very Good8.0
Helpful staff
I only stayed at Ellen's for a few hours. I did manage to get some sleep and enjoy a cup of tea. The hosts were great as they let me in at 4am and were up to order me a taxi at 6am.
Anna-Maree, sg1 night trip with friends

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Ellen's Place, Colombo

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