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Ambassador's House - an elite haven, 5BR, Galle

Ambassador's House - Entrance at night
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Villa -
5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Galle, Galle District, Southern Province
Tucked within Galle's historic seventeenth century fortress on the south coast of Sri Lanka, this majestic five-bedroom private villa, the former residence of the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Pakistan, Iraq and Bangladesh is bursting with colonial charm. Ambassador's House boasts abundant living space, including a roof terrace and huge lounge, as well as an elongated swimming pool and a lush, palm-shaded courtyard. An experienced staff team, including a private chef, welcome guests with traditional Sri Lankan hospitality and tend to every need to ensure that families and friends can relax and cherish their time soaking up the nostalgia of these elegant surroundings.
Listing #FKN2328615
About the Manager
Elite Havens
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2011
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

What an Experience,,,After a Fantastic Safari and Coastal Tour for 6 Days we arrived at Galle Fort to The Ambassadors House. From the time we arrived and were welcomed by Loku and her Staff we were in Heaven. After a detailed tour of this Beautiful...More

1  Thank redotrip
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Four nights at Ambassador's house after a week of chaos and traffic traveling around southern Sri Lanka was the perfect end to the trip. The villa has lots of space for everyone to hang out, or get some peace and quiet. The staff were amazingly...More

Thank Chad D
Management response:Responded 21 December 2017

Thank you so much taking the time to share your high recommendation of Ambassador's House. We are pleased that we gave you the perfect end to your trip in Sri Lanka. Feel free to contact us to check availability for your next holiday. We look...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2017

The Ambassador's House is a 5 BR property with a spacious siting area Dining facilities and a small private pool. The staff is efficient and cordial, the beds are comfortable and the linen was clean. Three rooms are on the ground floor and two on...More

1  Thank Suman_india
Management response:Responded 6 April 2017

Thank you so much for your warm words sharing your high recommendation of Ambassador's House. On behalf of Loku and the entire villa staff, we eagerly await your return!

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (5)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(4)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
By booking this property, all guests agree that they have read the house rules and complete listing content. All requests (such as bedding arrangements, room assignments, airport...
    5 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Twin
    4 Kings
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About the neighbourhood
Galle Fort is a truly magical place to stay. As a temporary resident, you will join the glittering ranks of merchants, traders, colonialists and foreign nationals who have all left their indelible mark on this seventeenth century Dutch Fort. Without having to step outdoors you become part of living history as every house inside its walls is a heritage monument. Listen from your window for the call to prayer from the mosque or the chanting from the Buddhist temple; Galle Fort is home to temples of three religions whose devotees all live in peace and harmony with each other. The fort is a wonderful place to explore as you wander down narrow streets and ponder at the colonial architecture; delicate fretwork, magnificent columns and never-ending red-tiled roofs. The wide grassy western rampart... more
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