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Templeberg Villa

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

10-15 mins by Tuk Tuk from the train station, on a small hill overlooking Galle. Ask for one of the front 2 rooms which are huge and overlook the garden.. Bathrooms are large too and in all, one of the nicest rooms (more like a...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Jocelyn S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The villa/ hotel is some way from the town set against a backdrop of jungle trees with monkeys. A 15/20 minutes tuck-tuck ride from Galle but when we came back on the second evening, the monsoon rains had flooded the road and we had to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank carolinecurta
Response from Traveler562027, Front Office Manager at Templeberg VillaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your stay in September 2018 and your appreciation for the villa’s charm, unique jungle setting close to Galle with resident monkeys and nature. It’s unfortunate your 2 night stay coincided with a seasonal monsoonal storm that impacted the area. So forceful that...More

Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Templeberg is a wonderful & unique place, situated in the jungle between Galle & Unawatuna (approx 10 mins in the resident Tuk Tuk from both) If your looking for a fully equipped hotel with TV’s, bars, restaurant etc then this probably isn’t for you .........More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BrummieGaV
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We stayed at Templeberg Villa for three nights. This is a unique place to stay in Galle that feels much more like home than like a hotel. Karen, Shein, all the staff including Sudu, do care only about the guests needs, and not about the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank dcomin
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Templeberg is a beautiful property perched on a hill within a few kilometres from Galle. The staff are wonderful and nothing was too much trouble. Shane and Sudu thank you so much. All our meals were delicious and the room was large, air conditioned and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Nigel X
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About
Description
Templeberg Villa is a boutique Dutch- Colonial breakfast included accommodation option set on a 5 acre tea and coconut estate near to the historical Galle Fort with a dramatic 30m jungle edge infinity More pool. Built in 1864 and updated yearly, it features 6 bedrooms, a 20 seat outdoor dining area, landscaped gardens, large Suites and Double rooms with free Wi-Fi. Fitted with tiled flooring, evaporative cooling and overhead and floor fans, Four Poster mosquito netted beds with ample storage space, occasional chairs and writing desks. Each room option has a private bathroom with walk-in showers and toiletries. Two Suites occupy the front of the villa with separate sitting areas, private French doored balconies, antique soft furnishings and fully equipped western bathrooms. The beautifully appointed Navy Room with Queen Four Poster Bed, occasional chair, private bathroom and garden views is a fantastic entry level room. The 2 bedroom Family bungalow with adjoining doors, private bathroom, single, bunk bed or Queen configurations and outdoor dining options is a popular choice with families. The 10 full time staff arrange everything from airport shuttle and tuk tuk transport, housekeeping, laundry, sightseeing activities, home cooked meals, yoga, massage and health and well being services. A complimentary Sri Lankan and Western breakfast is included. Tailored meals are also provided by the in house cook starting from 1200LKR per person. Meals can also be eaten in neighbouring beach and Fort areas or takeaway meals can be arranged from the popular southern Indian Lime Leaf Restaurant from the Beach at Bona Vista. Hawker stalls in Kaduruduwa village also sell rice packets and meals. Easily accessible to Galle Fort, Unawatuna and Thalpe beaches. Major Tourist attractions of the Southern Coast are a 10 minute tuk tuk ride away. Fluently-conversed in Swedish and French, the friendly New Zealand/Swedish host can assist guests with any requests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$ 86 - US$ 442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$ 86 - US$ 442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
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RubynStu
16 March 2015|
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Response from Villa T | Property representative |
Hi Drop us a line to via the website. We'd be happy to answer all questions you have prior to making a booking. Kind regards Brent Carey Owner, Templeberg Villa
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Chriselsa
12 November 2014|
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Response from Villa T | Property representative |
Hi, We are 2.5km to White Beach and Jungle Beach ( swim able beaches in Sri Lanka) or 10 minutes by tuk tuk to Unawatuna. We have started on our 25 metre Infinity Edge Swimming pool which will open Feb/March. We... More
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"Ekther of the 2 rooms on the front of the hotel."
jocelyns970
2 weeks ago
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"confirm your booking by calling yo property manager, not every room has AC"
dileepaMadu
4 Nov 2017
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"Book the room with air conditioning. Must have at least one Sri Lankan meal prepared by the inhouse cook."
903mannum
20 May 2017
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"The corner rooms are the best, very spacious and nicely decorated."
traveladdict3105
24 Mar 2017
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