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Closenberg Hotel

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  • Excellent41%
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  • Average17%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This has been a wonderful old colonial building/hotel. Sadly the current owners are letting it run down. It is now dirty and one feels that a good steam clean over every thing would be a good start to improve the place. My wife initially refused...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is our fifth visit to the Closenberg over the past four years. It is a unique hotel, characterful, with a great pool overlooking the bay, and mostly good, some excellent staff, owned by a warm and caring family, this is why we return. However...More

Thank 7cliffe15
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is not a place suitable to be called a three star hotel and the owners certainly don't seem keen to do justice to this building and its heritage. I do admit this place had its own old world charm, but the building and its...More

Thank Mecci A
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This hotel is amazing but old. The swimming pool on the beach view is great. The location next to the surf beach is so convenient. The staff is very friendly. The breakfast is very good. All the furniture are so nice but so old. The...More

Thank fitamanta
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

I stayed at Closenberg hotel with my fiance for one night to cap off our ten day holiday in Sri Lanka. After making some friends in Unawatuna, we were invited to a party at the Luna Terrace several nights before we were scheduled to stay...More

Thank Eli C
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Galle
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 95 - US$ 175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Galle
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Gayana M
23 January 2015|
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"Choose another hotel."
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"The upper floor rooms have the best view of the bay but all rooms have a good view"
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"Choose a room that overlooks the sea."
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"Higher floors with balcony"
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