A hidden gem set in a cozy corner of the city, Colombo Courtyard offers you a comfortable setting with attention to the natural environment. Marking just over a year in operation, this 32 bedroomed urban boutique hotel, has been recognized by the Asia Pacific Property Awards 2013 just concluded and caught the eye of many a traveler to Sri Lanka. An affordable abode with a distinctive rustic ambiance, the Colombo Courtyard offers you a relaxed atmosphere where decorative flavours of both Sri Lanka and Morocco are married harmoniously.
And why should you visit? Enjoying a rating of 4.5 on Tripadvisor.com, the Colombo Courtyard located at 32, Alfred House Avenue in Colombo 3, has been reviewed by its guests to be a ‘very nice and friendly hotel’ and be ‘right in the middle of everything’ while one guests asks ‘Why would you choose to be anywhere else?’.
Colombo Courtyard has a total of 30 Room’s boasting 4 different room categories. They have 9 Deluxe Rooms, 4 Superior Deluxe Room’s, 2 Superior Deluxe Twin Room’s and as the top catergory room type, a total of 15 Suite’s.
Enjoying your stay
Blending rich leather with solid woods, gurney cushions and comfy cottons, the rooms and suits are fixed with modern amenities with a luxurious touch. While the 16 suits are spacious with LCD TVs, Imac computers, large tubs and four poster beds; the rooms offer tastefully designed contemporary setting centered on comfort.
Hosting several snug corners, the hotel houses a well lit library with sofa’s you could melt into, stacking many recent publications ranging from story books, coffee table books to world renowned magazines. The hotel’s own wine lounge – ‘Grape Expectations’ lets you sip international selection in an appeasing surrounding. A quiet area, perfect for that romantic mood or a gathering of a few wine lovers, it is where you can raise your glass to fine tastes.
Whether you are a guest at the hotel, or dropping by with friends, you are assured of a delightful range of foods at the ‘Scarlet Room’, situated on the first floor. Made from the finest ingredients, the menu caters to varied palettes. Be it a quick business lunch, a get-together or a family dinner, the Scarlet room is bound to tickle your taste-buds.
Enjoy a drink with your mates at the ‘Loft Lounge Bar’, a plush and hip industrial styled bar with recycled metal creations that will catch your eye. Here, you can keep those refreshing cocktails flowing and take pleasure in finger food while listening to lounge music. Interested in meeting the party crowd? Friday and Saturday nights bring in the pre-party crowd, so do step inside and mingle!
It is up on the roof top at the bar café that the hotel invites you to sit under the stars with the breeze in your hair. A place with a character of its own the ‘Cloud Café’ raises your spirits with its range of beverages and food, letting you enjoy the Colombo lights. Bring your friends up here and show them a good time or simply lie back at night and take in the cool tropical weather.
When the Sri Lankan sun gets a bit too warm… slip into the main pool or pamper yourself at the spa. Needing a drink? Then stop by the pool bar. The Colombo Courtyard indeed has something for everyone.