- Time in Colombo:
The Steuart by Citrus, the luxurious business boutique hotel at the heart of Colombo’s commercial hub was opened last week.
Steuartis the newest member of the Citrus chain of hotels and will be managed by the Citrus Leisure subsidiary, Citrus Silver.
The Steuart, housed in the iconic headquarters of the 180 year old conglomerate George Steuart& Co., draws thematic inspiration from the Scottish heritage of its ancestors. The hotel will operate 50 spacious rooms spread among 8 floors, including a lavishly appointed luxury suite Steeped in history, the building known as Steuart House was among the first high rise buildings in Colombo. The legacy of the Steuart brothers permeates throughout the hotel, with reminders of 180 years of history scattered throughout the hallowed building. Commenting on the foreseen success of the hotel, Sasha Dayal- Chief Executive Officer of ‘The Steuart by Citrus’ said, “we are looking forward to providing an unforgettable experience infused with Scottish charm.
Navin Dissanayake, Minister of Tourism and Sports was the Chef Guest.
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