Located in Colombo District, Taj Samudra is within a 10-minute stroll of sights such as High Commission of India and St. Andrew's Scots Kirk Church. This 300-room, 5-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an outdoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free valet parking. Centrally located in Colombo, the hotel is also a short walk from Galle Face Green and Nawaloka Hospital.

Dining

Get your fill of Indian cuisine for lunch, or dinner at Navratna, one of 7 onsite restaurants, or enjoy the garden views at Golden Dragon. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with buffet breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Rooms

All of Taj Samudra's 300 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and LED TVs with satellite channels. Along with relaxing touches like rainfall showers and deep soaking tubs, bathrooms offer designer toiletries and bathrobes. Free bottled water, safes, and phones are also available.

Property features

Taj Samudra features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center. There's free valet parking, and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 45.00 per vehicle one way. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a sauna, an outdoor tennis court, and free WiFi in public areas.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool and a children's pool, Taj Samudra provides an outdoor tennis court and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 7 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 5 meeting rooms are available. This eco-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite valet parking is complimentary.

Taj Samudra has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 300 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Year Built 1984 
  • Number of restaurants - 7 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Taj Samudra offers 300 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include deep soaking bathtubs, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LED TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

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.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Breakfast

Start your morning with a buffet breakfast, available each day from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a surcharge. You can order a meal from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a sauna, and a fitness center.

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 45.00 per vehicle (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours 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.

Awards & 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.

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