The Saffron

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
32/5, Galpotte Rd, Koswatte, Nawala, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, 00500, Sri Lanka
3.5 out of 5 rating 23 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Saffron, you'll be centrally located in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, within a 15-minute drive of Galle Face Green and Galle Face Beach. This family-friendly hotel is 4.3 mi (7 km) from Bellagio Casino and 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from Nawaloka Hospital.


Stay in one of 12 guestrooms featuring LED televisions. Cable programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include desks and complimentary newspapers, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. This Art Deco hotel also features concierge services, complimentary babysitting/childcare, and a picnic area. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Continental breakfasts are available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Asiri Hospital - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Park Hospital - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Diyatha Uyana - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
House of Fashions - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Arcade Independence Square - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Isipathanaramaya Buddhist Temple - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Royal Colombo Golf Club - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Independence Square - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Sinhalese Sports Club - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Independence Memorial Hall - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Lanka Hospital - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall - 4.3 km / 2.7 mi
Raux Brothers - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Australian High Commission - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi

The preferred airport for The Saffron is Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 36.2 km / 22.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Alcohol is not served at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: LKR 725.00 for adults and LKR 500.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: LKR 4032.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: LKR 1500 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Express check-in
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Express check-out
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Picnic area
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Restaurant
  • -Business center
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Babysitting or childcare (free)
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking