The Ocean Front

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
No. 14, Sellamuttu Avenue Colombo 3, (Marine Drive), Colombo, Sri Lanka
4.2 out of 5 rating 67 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Ocean Front, you'll be centrally located in Colombo, within a 5-minute drive of Galle Face Green and Galle Face Beach. This hotel is 2.7 mi (4.3 km) from Pettah Market and 5.8 mi (9.4 km) from Mount Lavinia Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 6 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Take in the views from a terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers 24-hour room service. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Casino Marina Colombo - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Liberty Plaza - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
United States Embassy Colombo - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
St Anthony's Church - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Bellagio Casino - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Chabad of Sri Lanka - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Crescat Shopping Mall - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Marino Mall - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
St. Andrew's Scots Kirk Church - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
High Commission of India - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
High Commission of Malaysia - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Galle Face Beach - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Galle Face Green - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Colombo City Centre - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Gangaramaya Temple - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi

The preferred airport for The Ocean Front is Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 35.7 km / 22.2 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 are 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.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. 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 before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 5 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 32 per vehicle
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per day

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

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage