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29 Upper Dickson Road, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka
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#17 of 81 in Galle
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Nestled atop the highest point of the ancient port city of Galle sits the Lady Hill Hotel, where you will be overwhelmed by the breathtaking and panoramic “Bird’s Eye View” of the lush green countryside stretching from the tea covered slopes of the Southern foothills all the way down to merge with the brilliant blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Located in close proximity to the city’s pulsating heart and to some of the best beaches in the Island, yet secluded enough to offer a measure of tranquility and serenity, that the discerning traveler eagerly looks forward to after a weary bout of sightseeing and exploration. Thereby, adhering to the watchwords “Lose yourself in the Experience and not in the Crowd”.Entering the portals of the Lady Hill, one is treated to an architectural edifice, echoing the legacy of the ancient Colonial Dutch period, from the imposing entrance archway, down to the natural cobblestone floor. However, as you progress through the lobby, where you will be greeted with the traditional Sri Lankan welcome of “AYUBOWAN”, which translates as “May You Have Long Life”, you notice a subtle but appreciative change in the conceptual idea.You will be ushered to your room via a rustic granite stone stairway, flanked by a strip of fresh water fish ponds and upon entering your room, will be amazed to find that you have been transported from the past into the future within the space of a few short ticks of the clock. The rooms are furnished with ultra modern futuristic style décor and posses state of the art facilities and amenities which are all that you, as an honored guest, could possibly hope for.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Bicycle rental
Fishing
Airport transportation
Massage
Secured parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Outdoor pool
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast in the room
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Rooftop bar
Taxi service
Steam room
Rooftop terrace
Baggage storage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Soundproof rooms
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Safe
Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Seating area
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Minibar
Refrigerator
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Sinhala
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Glenda wrote a review Apr 2022
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The staff were all awesome, friendly and accommodating. Very lovely view, especially from the dining area, which served wonderful meals. Overall, a beautiful stay in a very clean, safe, and friendly environment. Highly recommended!
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Date of stay: March 2022
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Response from TheLadyHill Galle, Marketing at Lady Hill
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Madam, Thank you very much for your excellent comments. They are really appreciated and the hotel looks forward to welcoming you again to offer you the highest level of service. Regards, Team Lady Hill
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Anne Andersen wrote a review Feb 2022
Rio de Janeiro, RJ18 contributions
We have stayed at this very charming hotel High up in Galle with a beautiful view of the surrounding city. The warm welcome and help from the staff was appreciated. The room is cosy, newly redecorated bathroom and Nice balcony. The rooftop restaurant serves Meals at High quality. The receptionen area is in charming Old colonial style. Anne, February 2022
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Date of stay: February 2022Trip type: Travelled
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Response from TheLadyHill Galle, Marketing at Lady Hill
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Anne, Your excellent comments are really appreciated and it was a pleasure having you stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you again. Regards, Team Lady Hill
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Kanchanath Gunawardena wrote a review Oct 2021
Galle, Sri Lanka2 contributions
My self and my wife went there for our honeymoon. Hotel was excellent. Service, Food and view specially. Highest hotel in Galle city with 360 bird's eye view. (Specially from upstairs restaurant) Sad to say that, at that time hotel was empty, but staff took care of us in excellent way. Specially should thank to Maduranga in Restaurant and Dilesh in Front Office.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Room Tip: Try upstairs room for better view.
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Binuri Nanayakkara wrote a review Feb 2021
Colombo, Sri Lanka47 contributions1 helpful vote
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We stayed there for 2 days and it was extremely lovely. This charming hotel is perched on top of a hill and its rooftop restaurant boasts one of the best bird's eye views of Galle. On one end you'll see the Fort, Harbour, and sea, and on the other end, you can see the hills of Galle. The pool, however, is built towards the entrance so you can only see the hills and their bird sanctuary. And yes, they have a bird sanctuary. You can't go in, but there is a garden where you can sit and watch the little birdies. They also have tortoises in the pond leading up to the outdoor front desk. At the restaurant, they have a simple menu ranging from soups to mains to dessert. They also offer beer and wine, apart from it you can bring your own spirits. During our stay, they had a Sizzling Jumbo Prawn Platter with buttered rice and saladand Sizzling Chicken Platter. My favorite food experience was breakfast. You're given a selection of either Sri Lankan or English breakfast, and we chose English. They start you off with a freshly made passionfruit juice, coffee/tea, and then your choice of eggs coupled with sausages, bacon, and toast. For me, the best part of having my meals there was good food with a brilliant view. The rooms at Lady Hill are on the smaller end albeit very cozy and tastefully decorated. The lighting adds the perfect ambiance to the view you are greeted to from the balcony. The double room has amenities such as free wifi, a mini-bar, hot water, and a TV. The staff were extremely friendly and attentive to our needs. They are also very fluent in English. For a cozy stay in Galle, I'd definitely pick Lady Hill.
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Date of stay: January 2021Trip type: Travelled
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Response from TheLadyHill Galle, Marketing at Lady Hill
Responded 7 Apr 2021
Dear Binuri, Thank you very much for such a wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you had a wonderful time and you enjoyed the delicious food and ambiance. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Galle. Regards, Sales & Marketing Manager
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Rupert B wrote a review Sep 2020
London, United Kingdom15 contributions8 helpful votes
The panoramic views of all of Galle from this towering hilltop restaurant are the best in town. We've been lunching here, as a treat, for years but not since lockdown. It's open again now (Sept), smartened up a bit, sensible hygiene precautions, same staff, great new menu (most things sizzling on a hot dish brought to the table) and the same, amazing view over the town, harbour and ocean. Booze available, friendly service as usual and good prices. We really enjoyed the experience - it felt like old times! Thanks to all.
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Date of stay: September 2020
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Response from thelady hill, Marketing at Lady Hill
Responded 6 Dec 2020
Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you very much for such a wonderful review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our food & services. We would be delightful to welcome you back again at Lady Hill Galle. Stay Safe & Stay Healthy Regards, Sales & Marketing Manager
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janie5064 wrote a review Jul 2020
Gloucester, United Kingdom24 contributions6 helpful votes
Small beautiful hotel right on top of a hill with stunning 360 degree views. Close to Galles. Use of Spa facilities if desired. Rooftop covered terrace for dinning. Staff are very friendly and polite. Nothing is to much trouble.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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Response from thelady hill, Marketing at Lady Hill
Responded 6 Dec 2020
Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you very much for your generous thoughts. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming back you again at Lady Hill Galle. Stay Safe & Stay Healthy Regards, Sales & Marketing Manager
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Janitha W wrote a review May 2020
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Stayed in this beautiful hotel in January 2020 for my wife’s birthday. The management and staff had arranged a wonderful birthday surprise for her with a cake and beautifully decorated room. We loved the rooftop restaurant wich gives a breathtaking views of the Galle city. Restaurant serves delicious food and offers great service. Very friendly staff and amazing hospitality.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled
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Response from thelady hill, Marketing at Lady Hill
Responded 6 Dec 2020
Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you very much for such a wonderful review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would be delightful to welcome you back again at Lady Hill Galle. Regards, Sales & Marketing Manager
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neil c wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom18 contributions7 helpful votes
Forget the crowds and commercialisation of the Fort. The rooftop at Lady Hill which is just 5. Ins walk from the fort has am amazing rooftop. Great friendly staff and service , and did I mention the best view in Galle. !!!!
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Response from theladyhillgalle, Sales & Marketing Manager at Lady Hill
Responded 27 Mar 2020
Thank you very much for taking time to share your experience with us. It's really nice to know that your enjoyed your visit to our hotel.Look forward to seeing you again at Lady Hill.
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Ried76 wrote a review Feb 2020
Lausanne, Switzerland3 contributions2 helpful votes
I had a great stay in this lovely hotel on the hill just behind Galle. Very good reception team. Achini, a young receptionist, was often on duty when I needed assistance. She was always able to help with efficiency and professionalism.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Response from theladyhillgalle, Sales & Marketing Manager at Lady Hill
Responded 29 Feb 2020
Thank you very much for taking time to share your experience with us. It's nice to know that our staff helped you enjoy your stay and we look forward to seeing you again at Lady Hill.
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John V wrote a review Feb 2020
21 contributions4 helpful votes
Absolutely lived the stunning views. The starters, peppered beef shredded over fresh salad & prawns & calamari cocktail were both excellent. Had to cut meal shirt as we had frank their only bottle of white, otherwise would be able to comment on the mains. Disappointing for such an establishment.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Travelled
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Response from theladyhillgalle, Sales & Marketing Manager at Lady Hill
Responded 29 Feb 2020
Thank you very much for taking time to share your experience with us. Making you stay with us a more worth awhile is our greatest pleasure. Thanks for highlighting our services during your stay and the atmosphere of our hotel.We take this as an opportunity for serving you better in future as we always strive to produce with an exceptional service. We apologize for the inconvenience caused. Look forward to seeing you again at Lady Hill.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Lady Hill
Which popular attractions are close to Lady Hill?
Nearby attractions include Bodhi Temple (0.4 km), Dutch Market (0.4 km), and Throwfeek Tailors (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Lady Hill?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a rooftop bar, free wifi, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Lady Hill?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Lady Hill?
Guests can enjoy a rooftop bar, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Lady Hill?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Lady Hill?
Conveniently located restaurants include Comida Restaurant, Sunset Paradise Restaurant, and Frozen Ice Cream.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Lady Hill?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Lady Hill have airport transportation?
Yes, Lady Hill offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Lady Hill located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.6 km away from the centre of Galle.
Are any cleaning services offered at Lady Hill?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Lady Hill?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Sinhala.