Archive for July, 2012

Swiss circle dinner

Sunday, July 29th, 2012

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Swiss connection at Slow food

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

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August Entertainment Schedule

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012


Magical nuptials of Shresht & Karishma held at the iconic heritage hotel

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Shresht & Karishma recently celebrated their eternal bond to each other at the sandy shores of the iconic heritage hotel by the sea. The event was a three day gala celebration consisting of a Mehendi ceremony at the La Fontaine, Sangeeth at the Regency, the traditional Indian customary wedding rituals were held at the tropical hut of the paradise beach and Gala dinner held at the Governor’s Rooftop. The PR department at MLH caught up with the radiant bride Karishma still positively glowing with a twinkle in her eye had nothing but positive comments about the hotel.

Sri Lanka & Mount Lavinia Hotel

Karishma stated “Shresht loves Sri lanka, when he proposed he said WE are getting married in Sri Lanka, I didn’t have a choice in the matter, so we visited Sri Lanka because I have not been here and I instantly fell in love because it felt like home” and she also stated “we chose Mount Lavinia hotel specifically because we wanted a beach wedding and with all our relatives coming down we wanted to have all the functions in one venue without having to move around, because this hotel has great venues, friendly staff and a wonderful atmosphere.”

Dream Wedding

Karishma stated, “The wedding was coordinated to perfection by the banquets team who took charge and handled every little detail, the staff were helpful, the General Manager himself brought in an expert in Indian cuisine which made all the difference to our wedding. We are glad we chose MLH to celebrate our commitment to one another and hope to return to this beautiful property on our anniversary every year”


“Staff at Mount Lavinia Hotel, that is my favorite thing about this hotel, they made all the difference, I loved them, and they made us feel so very special and offered the best in service to us” stated Karishma Just before taking her leave to join her husband before being whisked off to honeymoon in the sandy shores of Maldives.

Whilst wishing the happy couple all the best for a fabulous future we would like to invite you too to come have your perfect paradise wedding at Mount Lavinia Hotel, a magical heritage hotel ranked high as the best location for destination weddings. With a mélange of exotic venues, choosing where in MLH to get married might be the hardest decision you make when planning your dream wedding. From the grand colonial style ballroom with a magnificent seven-tier chandelier, to the pillar-less architecture adding splendor of the Empire Ballroom to the shimmering golden beach of the Paradise Beach to “One of the best gathering places in the world”, having your wedding in MLH will be memorable and special to all who attend.

Crack a crab with signature dish “Lavinia Dressed Crab”

Monday, July 9th, 2012

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Launch of Apekema, an evening of Sri Lankan traditions at MLH

Sunday, July 1st, 2012