Taj Taj Samudra Colombo


We are ready to welcome you back with enlivened hospitality, greater care and assured safety!

Relive the Tajness with us at Taj Samudra Colombo, Sri Lanka. We have taken all necessary precautions to ensure that guests are safe from the moment they step inside our premises till they check out. With technology enriched safety measures, augmented sanitization, contactless services, social distancing and fully trained staff, we are committed to making your holiday a memorable one without compromising luxury, comfort and indulgence here at Taj.

We have strengthened our commitment to Tajness, to ensure that you experience the magic of Taj, with guaranteed safety.

Taj Samudra

5 Star Hotel in Colombo

Facing Sri Lanka’s historic Galle Face Green, Taj Samudra offers enchanting views of the mesmerising Indian Ocean, Galle Face Green and the vibrant city of Colombo. The exotic hotel boasts 300 rooms and suites nestled in 11 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. Located in Colombo’s business hub, the urban resort is a short walk from the bustling city centre and 21 miles (34 km) from the airport.    The hotel’s award-winning chefs create culinary magic, fit for connoisseurs of fine dining. Relish authentic Indian cuisine prepared with exotic spices and unique cooking techniques at Navratna. Enjoy a wide selection of Chinese delicacies at Golden Dragon, and sample Japanese specialities at YUMI. Latitude, the all-day diner and coffee shop, offers an extensive global menu.   Against the backdrop of the landscaped gardens and Indian Ocean, Taj Samudra houses some of the most spectacular and unique banqueting and conferencing venues. The ocean-view Samudra Ballroom is ideal for celebratory dinners; the historical 1860s Crystal Building is perfect for traditional weddings; the conference halls are designed to host formal board meetings. Relax over a game of pool with your friends at the hotel’s ambient lounge Pebbles and laze by the swimming pool with a delicious cocktail in hand. Be pampered by our world-renowned Golden Keys Concierge and butlers, and enjoy sumptuous in-room dining experiences.   Come, experience the magic of this palm-lined haven on the harbour.
Hotel Highlights
Scenic Views of Indian Ocean
Amidst 11 Acres of Lush Gardens
Authentic Sichuan & Cantonese Cuisine
Fully Equipped Gymnasium
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Hotel Policies
  • Check-in from 2:00 PM
  • Check-out till 12:00 PM
  • Early check-in and late check-out on request.
  • We accept American Express, Diner's Club, Master Card, Visa, JCB International.
  • Pets are not allowed.
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    Options of smoking & non-smoking accommodation
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    Complimentary Wi-Fi for resident guests
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    275 rooms
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    25 suites
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    Luxurious rooms & suites with sweeping Indian Ocean & city views
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    Marble bathrooms with bathtubs & luxury bath amenities
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    Fine-dining speciality restaurants—Navratna (Indian), YUMI (Japanese) & Golden Dragon (Chinese)
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    Ports of Call, 24-hour multi-cuisine restaurant
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    City’s most well-known lounges—Pebbles & Lattice
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    24-hour in-room dining
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    24-hour on-call doctor & nurse
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    Travel desk, car rental services, currency exchange, safe deposit lockers & 24-hour laundry
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    City tours
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    24-hour business centre, with seven meeting rooms fully equipped with modern conferencing facilities, high-speed Wi-Fi, secretarial assistance, interpretation facilities & workstations
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    Close to the domestic & international airport
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    Central location on Galle Face Centre Road
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    Close to Colombo’s city centre, World Trade Centre, major banks & shopping malls
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    Taj Club rooms, with access to the Taj Club Lounge, butler service & other facilities
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    Indoor and Outdoor parking facilities
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    Golden Keys Concierge & multilingual staff
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    Kids@Taj :Programmes & baby-sitting services for young guests
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    Large outdoor pool
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    Facilities for the disabled
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    24-hour fitness centre with Star Trac equipment
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    Pool tables

Guest Rooms


*Rates Exclusive of taxes


Taj Samudra, Colombo’s premier five-star hotel has received yet another accolade which lays claim to its fame among its employees. It is the ONLY hotel in Sri Lanka to be among the Top 25 of the best organizations in the “Great Place to Work,” rankings for the 5th consecutive year. It further sustains its top rankings in the perception of its invaluable employees by being the ONLY hotel which won the ‘Laureate Status’ at the awards ceremony which was held last month amid a large gathering of distinguished guests.
Taj Samudra Colombo was awarded the prestigious overall award for ‘The Most Outstanding Hotel 2017’ at the recently concluded 17th Culinary Art Food Expo organized by the Chefs Guild Lanka. The iconic event was held at the BMICH between the 28th and 30th July 2017. This extraordinary feat was achieved by the team of culinary experts who won forty-six medals including 4 Gold Excellence medals, 10 Gold medals, 17 Silver medals and 15 Bronze medals at this prestigious event.
Area Director Sri Lanka & Maldives and General Manager Taj Samudra Colombo Mr. Sarabjeet SINGH won the prestigious award “With the pride of the profession Award in Hospitality Sector at the Golden Globe Tigers Awards ceremony 2017 event. The Golden Globe Tigers awards aims to recognize "TIGERS" in marketing, branding CSR & social innovation, education & academic across leadership levels in individual and organizations.


Guest Speak

Location 4.8
Service 4.6
Food 4.4
Breakfast 4.3
Vibe 4.3
Room 4.0
WiFi 3.5
Comfort 3.1
Ashwin B.
27 days ago
Had a decent stay with my office staff
Inuri W.
28 days ago
Comparatively with other 5 star hotels i've experienced staying, nothig to complain of.. really did enjoy the stay.
Rooms and customer service was good. Meals, the breakfast buffet was nice but dinner dint have much spread or choice.. overall experience was nice and would definitly reccommend to another.
Pm W.
28 days ago
Comfortable, tasty breakfast, very cooperative staff and excellent hospitality
kindly consider improving the infrastructure facilities such as condition of the building.