Sri Lanka is ever growing to be popular among tourist for its golden sandy beaches, rich culture and heritage, wild life and since of late for its vibrant night life. Colombo, the capital, dominates the scene. Those that seek convenience often pick Colombo City Hotel to stay while exploring the city. One such hotel that opened its doors recently and has been a popular choice among visitors has been Cinnamon Red Colombo. Located in the heart of the city, the hotel provides luxury accommodation and offers maximum comfort to all its residents. The hotel is also home to one of the roof top bars in Colombo that offer a great panoramic view of the city.
The Colombo night life caters to various age groups. There are various bars around the city where you could start the night off with a few drinks. Some of the roof top bars in Colombo include , Sky lounge at the Kingsbury , Ozo , Cloud Red and 41 Sugar. These bars are regarded as the high end bars in Colombo and offer great ambiance and a wide choice of drinks. There are other bars such as Breeze bar within the Cinnamon Grand premises as well as Tap House by R&R at the old Dutch hospital premises, Colombo Court Yard. There are various other pubs that have activities such as quizzes going on throughout the week, such as INN on the Green, Barefoot gallery and Qbaa. If your looking for a wallet friendly night out, then it’s best to kick start your night at one of Colombo’s famous Inns’/ bars , the infamous “White horse Inn”
If you’re looking for a night of clubbing Colombo has a few decent clubs to check out around it’s heart such as Clique , Disques , Kama where you would find youngsters dressed up and dancing the night away while R&B and Silk appeal more to the mature crowds.
A night out in Colombo would not be complete without a post night out binge at one of the famous street food corners, such as Pillawoos or Plaza !
Shehera Fioni is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Catalina Forbes. Her content is based on many thrilling escapades offered to travellers across the world.