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Thenu Rest Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 6 April 2016

This guesthouse seemed expensive for what it was (the room seemed budget, with only internal windows and noisy AC), but you're paying for the excellent location in Galle Fort - it's easy to walk anywhere in the old town, and over the road is the dutch hospital which has been converted into restaurants etc. Good breakfast & friendly staff.

Thank Alan R
Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

I stayed there 4 nights (only planned for one). Although all of Galle Fort is easy walking distance, the fact this is directly across the street from great ocean side bars and restaurants makes it the best place to stay in the fort. The owner/operators are nice and I loved their dog (although she does bark a lot).

Thank True_Blue_Iowan
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We stayed for one night but was pleasant. The room was cute with an old fashioned 4 poster bed with mozzie net and good air con. The breakfast was very good with eggs, toast and fruit and is served on the terrace. The owner and her staff were also very helpful and the guest house is in a great location...

Thank Rhiannon L
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I booked Thenu Rest Guest House for two nights via Booking.com but the same unpleasant thing as other reviewers reported in 2013 happened to me, unfortunately. Upon arrival at Thenu Rest Guest House, I was surprisingly told to stay at another place for the first night since they had been fully occupied on that night. As I was planning to...

1Thank Edokko0118
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This was my introduction to Sri Lanka and it was quite depressing. Cons: *The room was not adequate for the price. We paid $48 for one night and there were mosquitos everywhere as well as some big bugs and spiders. *Service was cold and unwelcoming. We wonder if it is because my friend is Asian as the European reviewers seem...

1Thank tokyoesque
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2015

$ days at Thenu, first floor front, lovely room, and easy access to the balcony. ( Bit of a shock, however, first thing in the morning when the cleaning lady started laying linen out to air on the table on the balcony right outside the window whilst we were still in sleep mode). Great breakfast choice of "English" ( two...

Thank IanD64
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Pros: In a great spot opposite the old Dutch hospital, walking distance to entire fort, great breakfast, comfortable bed, warm showers Cons: very loud if you're facing the street + noise from the bars at Dutch hospital, linen kinda smelled like petrol....

1Thank Rob W
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

People are very friendly, helpful, and the hotel is perfectly located. In fort but not where all the other hotels are. You can hear the beach at night, rooms are very cute. It's clean and the best you can find at a relatively low cost. Seduced. If you can, grab one of the rooms on the top floor. This is...

1Thank Bruno C
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

The position of the guesthouse is excellent, in front of the Dutch Hospital and a few steps from the lighthouse. The rooms are simple but clean and comfortable. The family that owns the place is extrenely welcoming, friendly and available! Super recommended!

Thank delphine m
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We enjoyed a lovely couple of nights at this friendly family run Guesthouse. Clean, comfortable and large room with AC which provided some respite from the heat! A good location inside the fort walls and opposite the old Dutch hospital. Inside the fort walls there is an abundance of good restaurants, bars and quaint boutique shops. Thenu Rest house provided...

Thank t2000Surrey

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Additional Information about Thenu Rest Guest House

Address: 12 Hospital St | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Price Range: ₹ 1,750 - ₹ 2,463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 7 is nicer but faces the street”
apj101, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had the best room, first floor front double/ A/c”
IanD64, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The rooms at the top are nice but no lift, so 3 flights of stairs to carry bags up!”
nomeo22, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask to have a look at the available rooms and choose the one you like. The one upstairs at the front is great as you can sit out having breakfast, lunch or dinner and watch the locals and tourists passing by as well as a view of the ocean.”
  • Large Queen size bed.
  • Wet Bathroom - Clean and modern
  • Very Comfortable Queen size bed
  • Balcony view towards beach - you can see the water.
DenisB939, 20 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We picked the last room available (budget room) and were very happy with it.”
GregW170, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
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