Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Shangri-La Colombo

Shangri-La Colombo presents a new level of luxury in the city. Located in the heart of the business and entertainment district, the hotel offers the various collection of guestrooms with stunning views of the Indian Ocean, Beira Lake or cityscape. The property has 3 innovative restaurants and 2 bars, and it is Colombo’s largest and stylish event spaces.

Set to be the city’s dining destination, Shangri-La Colombo's restaurants and bars include Capital Bar & Grill, presenting tasty steaks and seafood grills with a wide selection of whiskey. Shangri-La Colombo’s signature Chinese restaurant Shang Palace celebrates cuisine steeped in rich tradition and Central, the hotel's vibrant all-day dining restaurant and café which is the elegant addition to Colombo’s dining scene. Sapphyr Lounge is a place to meet with friends and family over simple indulgences. There is a Pool Bar overlooking the Indian Ocean and it is perfect for light refreshments. The hotel also offers direct access to the most extensive international shopping mall in Sri Lanka, Shangri-La Colombo’s own One Galle Face Mall.

Chi, The Spa is a place of personal peace and enchantment offering holistic therapies for the body, mind and soul. The Health Club features state-of-the-art fitness equipment and personal trainers to ensure you stay true to your fitness regime when away from home.

Daily buffet breakfast and dinner are served at Central Restaurant.

Co-nnect, Shangri-La Colombo, Colombo’s stylish, new co-working space offers a versatile environment to meet, work and create. These exclusive spaces include private offices, meeting rooms, work pods and individual work stations, and is an inspired alternative to working in a traditional office setting.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Shangri-La Colombo has been welcoming guests since Sept 1, 2017
Hotel chain/brand: Shangri-La Group

ATM & Currency Exchange: Need cash? There's an ATM and a currency exchange service at this property.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Halal, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
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4 reasons to choose Shangri-La Colombo

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • One Galle Face
    0.1 miles
  • World Trade Center - Sri Lanka
    0.3 miles
  • Colombo World Trade Center
    0.3 miles
  • Colombo Rowing Club
    0.3 miles
  • Dutch Hospital - Colombo
    0.3 miles
  • Central Bank of Sri Lanka
    0.4 miles
  • Bally's Casino
    0.5 miles
  • Colombo Lighthouse
    0.6 miles
  • Galle Face Green
    0.7 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Sugar Bistro
    0.6 miles
  • Restaurant Ministry of Crab
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Khan Clock Tower
    0.7 miles
  • Colombo Dutch Museum
    0.7 miles
  • American Embassy
    1.2 miles
  • Colombo Town Hall
    1.6 miles
  • R Premadasa Stadium
    2.1 miles
  • Bambalapitiya Train Station
    2.5 miles
  • Asiri Surgical Hospital
    3.4 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Bohra Masjid
    3.1 miles
  • Ocean/Sea Indian Ocean
    0.1 miles
  • Lake Biera Lake
    0.3 miles
Public transit
  • Train Slave Island Train Station
    0.6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Ratmalana Airport
    7.9 miles
  • Bandaranaike International Airport
    17.3 miles
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4 Restaurants On Site

    Capital Bar & Grill

    Food: Steakhouse, Grill/BBQ


    Food: International

    Open for: Brunch, Dinner, High tea

    Shang Palace

    Food: Chinese

    Open for: Dinner

    Sapphyr Lounge

    Food: International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, High tea

Travel Proud
Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Shangri-La Colombo
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Live sports events (broadcast) Additional charge
  • Live music/Performance Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment Additional charge
  • Kids' club Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Convenience store on site
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
  • Visual aids (Braille)
  • Lowered sink
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Indoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • All ages welcome
  • Locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Light therapy
  • Body treatments
  • Hairstyling
  • Hair coloring
  • Haircut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Makeup services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • Mandarin
  • English
  • Hindi
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House rules Shangri-La Colombo takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Shangri-La Colombo accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Children under the age of 6 years can enjoy meals at no extra cost in all day dinning when accompanied by a paying adult. Children between 6 and 11 years also enjoy a 50% discount on meals. Children of and above 12 years are considered as adults.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Shangri-La Colombo of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Shangri-La Colombo

  • Shangri-La Colombo is 1,950 feet from the center of Colombo.

  • The prices at Shangri-La Colombo may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Shangri-La Colombo can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Halal
    • Buffet

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Shangri-La Colombo is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Shangri-La Colombo by:

    • Taxi 50min

  • Room options at Shangri-La Colombo include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Apartment
    • Twin

  • Shangri-La Colombo offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Indoor pool
    • Massage
    • Kids' club
    • Evening entertainment
    • Foot bath
    • Makeup services
    • Body treatments
    • Walking tours
    • Fitness classes
    • Facial treatments
    • Hair coloring
    • Personal trainer
    • Fitness
    • Hair treatments
    • Spa facilities
    • Live music/Performance
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Beauty services
    • Manicure
    • Locker rooms
    • Yoga classes
    • Waxing services
    • Light therapy
    • Happy hour
    • Hairstyling
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Pedicure
    • Haircut

  • Shangri-La Colombo has 4 restaurants:

    • Sapphyr Lounge
    • Capital Bar & Grill
    • Shang Palace
    • Central