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The Sun House

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All reviews sri lanka small swimming pool chilli eggs tuk tuk great character colonial home peaceful haven both breakfast and dinner sitting room curries old colonial building common areas galle fort charming hotel delicious food sun loungers house
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Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Place was superb.Really nice calm place with nice food, delicious food and nice friendly staff. We really love the environment and the indoor setting. All was positive. We will be back. Wish you all the best.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ishaarar2017
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Wonderfully relaxing couple of days in this peaceful and beautiful old colonial house. Service was impeccable -friendly and professional. Excellent breakfast and the one dinner we had was sublime and catered to all tastes.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank R6488HZwilliaml
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I remembered The Sun House from a visit many years ago which is the reason for staying there this trip. It is a beautiful old colonial home set on a hill. Sadly over the years the place has fallen on hard times. Musty, smelly closets,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank David A
Reviewed July 31, 2018

If you want to avoid a generic, corporate style hotel, this fits the bill. It is a comfortable, charming old colonial building, just right after the pace of Colombo. Galle centre is a short walk (or 1 minute by tuk tuk).  Although they do the...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Kay K
Reviewed March 7, 2018

What a gem! Our first visit to Galle and the pictures of The Sun House quickly made our decision on where to stay - just so gorgeous! This charming hotel, once home to a cinnamon plantation owner, is perfect. On our arrival the wonderful staff...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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FernandaReschke
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We stayed here in a large group and pretty much took all the rooms. All rooms have air conditioning (except the largest and most beautiful room on the second floor) and the wifi is quite good, much better than other, more... More
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"Do not take the room near bar and kitchen. Take room near common living room"
970vikramm
Aug. 16, 2017
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"Find another hotel"
Ghada10
Feb. 26, 2017
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"As we were there for 5 days having a slightly bigger room helped."
709laurencet
Feb. 11, 2017
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"Try an Arrack Sours at the bar. The Sri Lankan breakfast (curry) is enough to last the whole day."
865christianj
Aug. 1, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$188 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
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LOCATION
Sri LankaSouthern ProvinceGalle DistrictGalle
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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