The official prime minister's house has also been the residence for several recent presidents, including Mahinda Rajapakse. It's heavily...
The 19th-century Colombo Club faces the Galle Face Green from the grounds of Taj Samudra hotel; the club’s rooms are still used for...
White Horse is a hugely popular place for a drink before setting off for further adventures. On Friday nights the mixed crowd of locals...
This is a Western-style supermarket popular with expats.
89 Galle Rd · interesting places nearby
Crescat Boulevard information
A few steps from Cinnamon Grand Hotel, this shopping centre has a good food hall downstairs. You have a choice of Sri Lankan, Chinese, Malaysian or Indian cuisine – or burgers. Service is efficient, the surroundings are clean (with clean toilets nearby) and the prices are moderate.