The Hotel

Where rich colonial history meets ultra modern convenience

Historical significance

We aren’t just another hotel. We are a heritage property, an invaluable piece of Colombo’s history.

Business centre

Location is everything, and staying with us places you less than 10minutes away from the city’s thriving business quarter

Entertainment hub

We are just minutes away from some of the best hospitality and retail outlets in town!


Service excellence

We take pride in our service standards. You will find that our well trained, friendly staff are always on hand to help.

Gastronomic delights

Whether casual or chic, our in house dining experiences leave nothing to be desired.

Elegance and economy

While recognizing that you value cost effectiveness, we haven’t skimped on any effort to make your stay a comfortable one.


The History and Heritage

Built over 130 years ago, the property was originally named Manning Mansions, serving as apartments for British residents. Its’ beautiful façade and elegant interiors then made it an obvious choice for a Hotel. While the city grew and flourished around it, the property has been an avid sightseer’s mainstay for decades.

Proud of its historical value as one of Colombo’s protected heritage sites, Hotel Nippon represents a vital piece of the city’s rich and vibrant history.

The Facilities

Our services are simple yet efficient, ensuring that your needs are more than met.

  • Free WIFI
  • Laundry Service
  • Safe deposit box in every room