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Galle Fort Hotel

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Last week we hosted a dinner for 19 at the Galle Fort hotel and I have to give a big shout out to the entire staff. Everything for jus handled most professionally. The manager helped me with planning the menu and nothing was too much...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Galle Fort Hotel was the highlight of our trip to Galle. There is just something magical about staying in such a historic place. We stayed in two different rooms and loved especially the loft room. The beds are amazing, nice showers and lots of...More

Thank Fem123
Response from Dennam S, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fem, It was wonderful to receive your review and we are very pleased you had a lovely stay with us True it is a Historical property because its foundations date back over 300 years and originally was a Dutch mansion and warehouse, and as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Bang in the middle of Galle Fort, this is a beautiful old building with a delightful internal courtyard with swimming pool. The public rooms, verandas etc are perfection and the rooms could be too if a little more care was taken with them. The lighting,...More

Thank medlar41
Response from Dennam S, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Medlar Your description of the hotel, its atmosphere and charm have certainly resonated well with you and I thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed that The lightnings & standard needs in every room are pre checked by the House keeper...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely recommend staying at this small hotel. The property is an old historical villa which has been beautifully restored. The furnishings and decoration have been done in colonial style. They have lots of lovely antique furniture. The rooms are large and spacious. We stayed 1...More

Thank EdwinaRaff
Response from Dennam S, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Edwina Raff Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel and for mentioning that the hotel provided a very nice and calm oasis within the Fort. It is a quiet hotel and a wonderful place to escape the heat and commotion of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hotel is in a perfect location to explore Galle Fort as well as to dine. everywhere is within an easy walking distance stating from the entrance. i believe the hotel is in a historic building, once you entered you get a real sense of...More

Thank Namaldissanayake5
Response from Dennam S, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Namal Dissanayake , Galle Fort has over 100 restaurants so we were very pleased that you decided to have Dinner with us and most appreciative of your review, thank you. . I am delighted the dinner was lovely because our young chefs have been...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$ 204 - US$ 318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Galle
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 204 - US$ 318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Luxury Hotel in Galle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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lonnieb81
30 March 2018|
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Response from Dinuka W | Property representative |
Dear Lonnieb81, Yes the restaurant and bar is open for outside guests. Unfortunately the use of the pool is exclusively for in-house guests only. Thank you
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andrea14Sydney
20 March 2018|
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Response from GFHMgr | Property representative |
Dear Andrea, We haven't confirmed any dates yet but we are looking at around May. Have a great week, Dustin
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"Visit at the end of the busy season & request upgrade. Also join the Invited SLH program as that will..."
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"Not a Loft Suite"
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