Luxury hotel holiday Cinnamon Red Colombo

Cinnamon Red has an air of uniqueness and style that will appeal in particular to young couples. Stunning panoramic city views allow guests to take in all of Colombo before they set out to explore on foot, and wellness facilities and a rooftop infinity pool add a touch of relaxation to your stay. A glamorous colour scheme, modern amenities, and a lean luxury ethos make this a chic destination that offers good value for money.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Scheduled flights with Sri Lankan Airlines
  • Private car transfer airport to hotel and back
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Optional room, board and flight upgrades. Details on request

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Cinnamon Red, Colombo

Cinnamon Red is a 4-star hotel with a high-end feel, in a fantastic city centre location. The delicious dining and luxurious infinity pool with views over the ocean afford guests a relaxing and restorative retreat from the bustle of Colombo.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 4

Location Slightly inland in Colombo, but with views across both the city and the ocean.

Closest airport Bandaranaike International Airport

Distance from airport 22 miles

Hotel facilities and services

Infinity pool, gym, Cloud Red bar, Stirred restaurant bar, Flavoured Restaurant, and lobby lounge.

Complimentary

Toiletries, Tea and coffee making facilities, WiFi, Bottled water.

Out and about nearby

Days can be spent taking in the atmosphere and sights of Colombo, as the bustling streets change daily. We would recommend, however, visiting such important places as the Galle Face Green, the World Trade Centre, the Museum of Colombo, the Dutch Hospital, and the Old Colombo Lighthouse. The Green is a beautiful coastal promenade, offering visitors a chance to enjoy the views across the sea and the gentle breeze. The World Trade Centre is the tallest building in the city, and stands as a tribute to Colombo's blossoming commercial success. The National Museum is the largest in the country, with great, in-depth insights into the history of Sri Lanka's trade and heritage. The Dutch Hospital is one of the oldest buildings in the city, originally built in the late 17th century. The Lighthouse still functions as a clock tower, and is a prime example of colonial architecture, something which has become intrinsic to any tour of the island. To witness one of the colourful Buddhist temples that populate Sri Lanka, visit the Gangaramaya Temple, which is one of the most popular places of worship in all of Sri Lanka. Many artworks can be found dotted around the halls and rooms, as well as elements of the architectural styles of other Asian countries. The Independence Memorial Hall commemorates the establishment of the Dominion of Ceylon in 1948 and Sri Lanka's freedom from British rule.

Sports nearby

Water sports, including Diving, Snorkelling, Surfing, and Sailing.

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Standard double or twin room for 7 nights

From about

£1,530

Holiday Code EXH1874

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Cinnamon Red, Colombo

Room descriptions

Cinnamon Red Colombo has 242 rooms with city, lake, or ocean views, double king-size or twin beds, safe, hairdryer, desk, telephone, television, minibar.

Standard King Room
Standard Twin Room
Suite with separate lounge and bar, and walk-in closet

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Standard double or twin room for 7 nights

From about

£1,530

Holiday Code EXH1874

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Cinnamon Red, Colombo

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to Cinnamon Red in Colombo, our clients fly to Colombo, usually with Sri Lankan Airways on a direct flight from London Heathrow (or with Emirates from other UK airports via Dubai). At Colombo you are met by car and driver and transferred to your hotel. A stay at this hotel is usually included as part of a tailor-made touring holiday accompanied by a driver-guide, in which case the services of the driver-guide will start when you leave Colombo to commence the touring itinerary.

Additional information

Children: Children are welcome at the Cinnamon Red, and sleeping arrangements can be made at the time of inquiry.

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Standard double or twin room for 7 nights

From about

£1,530

Holiday Code EXH1874

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bespoke holidays and tours to Cinnamon Red, Colombo

Highlights of Colombo

Fashion, jewellery, art, trendy homeware and Sri Lankan arts and crafts; Golf at Royal Colombo golf course; National Museum; Variety of restaurants; Afternoon tea or cocktails on the Ocean terrace of the Galle Face Hotel; Walking along the seafront at Galle Face Green; Pettah Bazaar; Buddhist temples (Gangaramaya, Bellanwilla); Colourful Hindu Kovils (Sri Subramaniam and Kailawasanthan Swamidevasthanam, the oldest); Dutch period museum. Near Colombo – Kelaniya Raja Maha Temple; Nightclubs and musical entertainment e.g. jazz, Asian pop bands, calypso, (mainly in the hotels).

Festivals in Colombo

Navam Perahera held in February is a 3-day pageant ending on Poya day (full moon), with dance troupes and decorated elephants, at Gangaramaya temple and along neighbouring streets.

Climate in Colombo

Colombo has an average temperature of 27° C, often reaching above 30° C during the day, slightly cooler in the evenings and during the monsoon season (May to August). It is hot and sticky, less so on the seafront with the sea breezes.

Travel around Colombo and Sri Lanka

We include private transfers with all our holidays to Sri Lanka, and a personal chauffer with all our touring holidays. Driving Distances: Colombo to Colombo International airport: 1 hour Colombo to Bentota: 2 hours, Colombo to Galle: 2 hours, Colombo to Kandy: 3.5 hours, Colombo to Dambulla: 4 hours.

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