Dolce Casa is an appealing, simple guesthouse on the outskirts of central Colombo, which offers the the added delight of living above the finest Italian restaurant in Sri Lanka - ideal therefore for those seeking clean and comfortable accommodation at an affordable price backed up by great food. Comprised of two houses, Dolce Casa has four double bedrooms and an interconnecting family room (one double and one twin with a shared bathroom) as well as the simple yet characterful restaurant which sells a range of delicious Italian cuisine, cakes and pastries and high-quality coffee and juices. The Western breakfast offered here is one of the best in Colombo. The restaurant is light and cool, decorated with a range of colourful prints of old Italian adverts, and there is a covered outdoor eating area at the front of the property in a leafy side-road. Just a short drive from the capital’s main attractions, Dolce Casa offers convenient accommodation for travellers seeking to explore Colombo and a relaxing atmosphere to retreat to after spending the day walking around the city’s lively streets.