Fairway Colombo is an impressive mid-range hotel with an attractive position in the heart of Colombo's Fort area, wedged between a selection of trendy bars and restaurants and opposite the World Trade Centre. It stands on the site of the old Dutch hospital and offers stylish and comfortable accommodation in 181 rooms located across 12 floors.
Surrounded by high-rise buildings including Sri Lanka’s version of the twin towers, the hotel is ideal for those who want to be in one of Colombo's friendliest and liveliest evening areas.
The rooms are categorised into five: Superior rooms, Superior Queen rooms, Superior Balcony rooms, Deluxe Triple rooms, Deluxe Family room.
The rooms are furnished with a king-sized, queen-sized or twin beds, writing desk, wardrobe, LED TV with cable channels, tea or coffee making facilities, Wi-Fi and the ensuite bathroom has a walk-in shower with h/w.
In addition they have two types of suites - Superior suite and Deluxe suite. The suites are spacious and come with a tastefully furnished living area and a kitchenette equipped with a single burner hub, pantry with microwave oven, breakfast counter and a dining area. Ensuite bathroom comes with similar facilities as the rooms.
In addition Fairway Colombo also had differently abled rooms. All rooms air-conditioned, sound proofed with black-out curtains.
Fairway Colombo has a meeting room, a gym and a food arcade on the ground floor offering a variety of cuisines including Italian, Indian, Sri Lanka and a pizzeria. Botanik Bistro and Bar located on the rooftop serves cocktails and their dining menu is curated by a Sri Lankan- born Michelin star chef.
Why we like it
An attractive rooftop bar in a modern hotel on one of Colombo's trendiest streets.
Fairway Colombo promotes mindful use of water and electricity while also maintaining a no plastic bottles policy throughout the hotel. Waste separation is also done here and menus are available through QR codes. The hotel also bulk buys and provides information for guests on how they could become responsible travellers.
Fairway Colombo is located in the heart of the metropolitan capital of Sri Lanka surrounded by the busy streets of Colombo. The hotel is located an hour away from the Colombo Airport.