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This is an atmospheric colonial style hotel. The rooms could do with some sprucing up but they are comfortable enough. However, the views of the sea are superb and there is a relaxing garden area. However, the pool and the bar area is where we...More
We stayed one night at the Closenberg toward the end of our trip to Sri Lanka. The room was fine, but not particularly clean or up-together. The view from the balcony of the beach was fantastic.
The cocktail bar and infinity pool are just amazing,...More
The Closenberg is ideal if you want an colonial style, local hotel when you visit Galle. The infinity pool with a great view of the surfers and mind expanding cocktails was a favourite of ours. The staff were brilliant and service with a smile was...More
My girlfriend and I stayed two nights at this from the outside and on paper quite terrific hotel with an outstanding location. However, we quickly realized that it lacked maintenance and the standards of cleaning dissapointed as well. In our room we had i minibar...More
We visited the Closenberg to eat and drink at the poolside bar six times during dec/jan. Each time, we were impressed by the bartender and his amazing cocktails! Prakash makes an excellent cocktail- we particularly loved the Singapore Sling (it's better than the Raffles one,...More
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Price Range:US$96 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class: 3 star
Number of rooms: 16
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
US$96 - US$198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Galle
Non-Smoking Rooms ,
Family Rooms ,
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