Luxury hotel holiday Havelock Place Bungalow Colombo

Havelock Place Bungalow is recommended for those seeking home-from- home comfort in a residential area in Colombo. The hotel offers a peaceful setting that is just a short drive away from the main sights of Colombo, such as the National Museum and Independence Square. Guests will enjoy the low- key style and comfort of the property, the tranquil gardens and the personal touches of the owner. An excellent choice for good value accommodation in Sri Lanka's capital.
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 Havelock Place Bungalow, Colombo

Havelock Place Bungalow offers luxury accommodation in an excellent location. Delicious home cooked cuisine, comfortable accommodation and serene grounds make it an ideal haven from the bustle of Colombo.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 3 star boutique

Location City centre location, approximately 10 minutes' drive to the coast

Annual opening All year

Closest airport Colombo

Distance from airport About 70 minutes by car

Hotel facilities and services

Restaurant, Lounge and library, Swimming pool & Jacuzzi, Laundry service, Wifi internet access.

Out and about nearby

Independence Hall, National Museum, Pettah market, shops and shopping centres, close to Barefoot shop on Galle Road.

Sports nearby

Golf at Royal Colombo Golf Course.

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

From about

£1,360 low season

Holiday Code EXH1089

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 Havelock Place Bungalow, Colombo

Room descriptions

Havelock Place Bungalow has seven bedrooms.

Standard room Air-conditioning, En suite bathroom. All rooms are on ground floor level.
Suite room Air-conditioning, En suite bathroom. All rooms are on ground floor level.

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

From about

£1,360 low season

Holiday Code EXH1089

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 Havelock Place Bungalow, Colombo

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to Havelock Place Bungalow 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: Cot and/or extra bed available for some rooms.

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

From about

£1,360 low season

Holiday Code EXH1089

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 Havelock Place Bungalow, 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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