Taj Samudra

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Taj Club, Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Taj Club, Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ocean View | Minibar, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains

Overview of Taj Samudra

VIP Access

Taj Samudra

5.0 star property

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
25 Galle Face Centre Road, Colombo, 3

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationGalle Face Green6 min walk
  • Popular LocationGalle Face Beach7 min walk
  • Popular LocationBeira Lake16 min walk
  • AirportColombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.)46 min drive

VIP Access

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  • Expect exceptional service
  • Extra savings and perks for Rewards members

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About this area

Colombo

Located in Colombo, Taj Samudra is in the city centre and by the ocean. Sri Lanka National Museum and Dutch Period Museum are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Crescat Shopping Mall and One Galle Face. Travelling with kids? Consider Dehiwala Zoological Garden, or check out an event or a game at Sinhalese Sports Club.

What's nearby

  • Galle Face Green - 6 min walk
  • Galle Face Beach - 7 min walk
  • High Commission of India - 8 min walk
  • Nawaloka Hospital - 10 min walk
  • Beira Lake - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Colombo Fort Station - 15 min drive
  • Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 46 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Bavarian - 4 min walk
  • Yumi - 4 min walk
  • Nihonbashi Main Restaurant - 6 min walk
  • Navratna - 6 min walk
  • Golden Dragon - 6 min walk

About this property

Taj Samudra

5-star beach hotel with a conference centre
Guests of this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a fitness centre and a steam room.
Taj Samudra offers 300 accommodations with minibars and a safe. LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include dressing gowns, slippers and bidets.

This Colombo hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.
Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages and Swedish massages.

Awards and affiliations

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

Languages

Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, Hindi, Italian, Malay

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking (free) on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: USD 15 per person
  • 7 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • Navratna
  • Golden Dragon
  • Yumi
  • Lattice
  • The Crab Factory

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Spa services
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Bidet
  • Private bathroom
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV/satellite channels
  • LED TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
11 children can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 147 per vehicle (roundtrip, maximum occupancy 3)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a security system
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
Free in-room WiFi has a 4-device limit

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 155 out of 283 reviews
5 - Excellent 55%
Rating 4 - Good. 74 out of 283 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 31 out of 283 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 12 out of 283 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 11 out of 283 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.9/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Stay
All staff esp Sanjeewa and hotel Chef Dayalan were great with food for my 2yr daughter.
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022