Awards & Accolades

Within the past four years, Colombo Courtyard has achieved several awards and affiliations. Our 32 room, eco-friendly and sustainable Boutique Hotel, located in the heart Colombo has won awards for the Best Interior Hotel, World Luxury Hotel and Best Spa Hotel.

2017
The Guardian: "100 Boutique Hotels for Under 100 GBP
Asia, Australia, and New Zealand" - This list of the top boutique hotels to try in the Australasia neighborhood, lists Colombo Courtyard as a great work of art nestled in the heart of the city of Colombo. This piece outlines the style incorporated in the design of the urban boutique hotel and why it is a great location and ambience to view the city from.
Conde Nast: "Not The Colombo They Told You About
This article in Conde Nast Traveller, written by Shehan Karunatilaka details the changes in Colombo over the past five years and the upcoming restaurant, hotel, and art scene that is changing the cultural climate of the city. Within the list of the most modern and unique new additions to the urban core, is Colombo Courtyard, featured under accommodation for the cutting-edge traveller.
Certified CarbonNeutral® City Hotel
For it's 4th consecutive year, Colombo Courtyard has been certified CarbonNeutral®. After calculating the past year’s carbon footprint, it was found that emissions from Colombo Courtyard had reduced by 3% compared to previous year. The Carbon Credits purchased by Colombo Courtyard this year will sponsor the Ratnapura and Kandy Small Hydro Power Project.

Trip Advisor Travellers' Choice Award – 2017
Colombo Courtyard has been recognized as a winner of the 2017 TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice™ Awards for Hotels in its second consecutive year, also being name among the top 25 hotels in Sri Lanka. Awarded to those ranking in its Top 1%. The hallmarks of Travellers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value, which need to be maintained and achieved constantly.
2016
Guest Review Awards - 2016
Colombo Courtyard has received a Guest Review Award with a rating of 8.5. The achievement awarded by booking.com to Colombo Courtyard is for outstanding review scores. This shows the world that guests are loving their stay at Colombo Courtyard.
Trip Advisor Travellers' Choice Award – 2016
Colombo Courtyard has been recognized as a winner of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice™ Awards for Hotels in it's fourth year. Awarded to those ranking in its Top 1%. The hallmarks of Travellers’ Choice winners are remarkable service, quality and value, which need to be maintained and achieved constantly.
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence – 2016
Colombo Courtyard has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence in it's fourth year. The achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience.
Certified CarbonNeutral® City Hotel
For it's 3rd consecutive year, Colombo Courtyard has been certified CarbonNeutral®. After calculating the past year’s carbon footprint, it was found that emissions from Colombo Courtyard had reduced by 60 tonnes from most emissions sources, but mainly from company owned vehicles and employee commuting. The Carbon Credits purchased by Colombo Courtyard this year will sponsor the Ratnapura and Kandy Small Hydro Power Project, and also the Theni Wind Power Project.
Good Market Travel Vendor
Colombo Courtyard is now a Good Market Travel vendor. With a motto of being ‘good for the planet, good for the country and good for you’, the Good Market has always been about helping and promoting businesses that benefit the health of individuals and the environment. Being Sustainable and Carbon Neutral, Colombo Courtyard has been recognized as an entity that has met the high standards set by the Good Market.
2015
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence – Cloud Café 2015
Cloud Café has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award in its third year. The award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor. Certificate of Excellence winners include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a superior customer experience
Certified carbon neutral hotels in Colombo
Certified Carbon Neutral Hotel
Colombo Courtyard has renewed the certification with Carbon Consulting Company for the second time still being the first CarbonNeutral® city hotel in South Asia.
TripAdvisor Certificate of excellence for City Hotels
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2015
Colombo Courtyard has received a 2015 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.
2014
A member of HIP hotels
Colombo Courtyard is a member of HIP Hotels - the brand that promotes unusual, unique and interesting hotels from around the World. Their motive is to be a guide to hotels that make travellers feel like they are journeying to some place special, and therefore ensure that their chosen members have characteristics that make such an experience so.
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence for Colombo Hotels
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2014
Colombo Courtyard has received a 2014 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.
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Best Interior Hotel 2014
Colombo Courtyard also received the Best Interior Hotel Award at the Prestigious Asia Pacific Hotel awards for 2013 The most sought after awards presentation was held at Shangri-la Hotel in Kuala Lumpur recently. A total of 94 awards were presented to all the participating 19 countries in the Asia Pacific region for a range of Hotels from small to large and general to specialty.
Award winning hotels in Colombo
Best Small Hotel 2014
Competing amongst the best hotels and hospitality related companies among 47 countries across the world, Colombo Courtyard won a 5 Star award in the category of Small Hotel in Sri Lanka at the Prestigious Asia Pacific region Hotel Awards for 2014 held at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square.
Best Spa Hotel 2014
Colombo Courtyard won a 5 Star award for the Best Spa Hotel in Sri Lanka competing amongst 47 countries across the world from the best hotels and hospitality related companies at the Prestigious Asia Pacific region Hotel Awards for 2014 held at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square.
Luxury Green Hotel Award 2014 for Colombo Hotels
Luxury Green Hotel Award 2014
The World’s Luxury Hotel Awards which is the pinnacle of achievement for luxury hotels worldwide selected one of Sri Lanka’s top business boutique hotels, Colombo Courtyard for the very first time a continent winner of the “Luxury Green Hotel” award of the Indian Ocean in 2014. Awards are presented to luxury hotels in different categories on a country, continent and global basis.
Asia pacific hotel awards winner
Best Interior Hotel 2013
Colombo Courtyard has received the Best Interior Hotel Award at the Prestigious Asia Pacific Hotel awards for 2013 The most sought after awards presentation was held at Shangri-la Hotel in Kuala Lumpur recently. A total of 94 awards were presented to all the participating 19 countries in the Asia Pacific region for a range of Hotels from small to large and general to specialty.
World luxury hotel award winning hotels Colombo
Luxury Business Hotel Award 2013
The World’s Luxury Hotel Awards which is the pinnacle of achievement for luxury hotels worldwide selected one of Sri Lanka’s top business boutique hotels, Colombo Courtyard for a global award “Luxury Business Hotel - Country 2013”.
TripAdvisor certificate of excellence hotels Colombo
Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2013
Colombo Courtyard has received a 2013 TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Establishments awarded the Certificate of Excellence are located all over the world and represent the upper echelon of businesses listed on the website.