Accommodation and Visa

Accommodation and Visa


We have negotiated corporate rates for our participants with Galle Face Hotel. Participants are requested to contact the hotel directly for reservations.

Galle Face Hotel

Contact Details

Address : No. 2, Galle Road, Colombo 3
Tel: + (94) -11- 254 1010
Fax: + (94) -11 -254 1072
E- mail :
Website :

Type of Room
Superior Room ( Bed & Breakfast Basis)

Applicable Rates

US$ 160 net. Please e-mail directly to with the code SEC190916 to be eligible for the special promotion.

Directions to the Hotel

Take the Colombo – Katunayake Expressway. Once you exit the expressway travel to Fort. Thereafter continue to drive towards the Galle Face Green.

Distance from the Airport

36.1 km via Colombo – Katunayake Expressway (45 minutes without traffic)

Other Hotels within the Vicinity

Participants may stay at hotels other than Galle Face Hotel. However, the participants should directly contact these hotels for special rates.

Hotel Rate US$ (Bed & Breakfast Basis) Contact Details
Taj Samudra 195 net No :25, Galle Face Centre Road, Colombo 3

Tel: +(94) -11- 2446622

Fax: +(94) -11 – 2446348



Renuka Hotel 108 net No:328, Galle Road, Colombo 3

Tel: +(94)-11-2573598/9

Fax: +(94)-11-2574137



Colombo City Hotel 85 net No:33, Level 3, Canal Row, Fort, Colombo 01

Tel: +(94) -11- 5341962/ 3, +94- 11- 5341965/ 6

Fax: +(94) -11- 2432480



Galadari Hotel 134 Net No:64, Lotus Road, Colombo 1

Tel: +(94) -11-2544544

Fax: +(94)- 11-2449875


Cinnamon Red Colombo 195 net No:59, Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha, Colombo 03

Tel: +(94)- 11-2145145

Fax : +(94)- 11-2 145146

E-mail :



Foreign passport holders require visa to enter Sri Lanka. Participant may apply for visa online under the business category by accessing . They may contact the Department of Immigration and Emigration (telephone: +(94)-11-5329307 or email: for more information. However , participants from Cameroon, Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Ghana are kindly requested to apply for visa through the Sri Lankan Embassy or Consulate Service in their respective countries. Participants are requested to apply for visa well ahead of the event. If required, SEC Sri Lanka will provide an invitation letter recommending the issuance of visa. Participants who require assistance on applying for visa should contact Mrs. Roshini Peiris ( ).