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    Galle Fort Hotel

    28 Church Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “loft suite” (30 reviews)
    “garden room” (21 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    We ended our two week holiday here, and from the reviews, we had big expectations, and were looking forward to a couple of days of luxury. The hotel has bags of history, and it's grandeur is impressive. The staff were friendly and accommodating, although our...More

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    Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 4 May 2017

    Dear Lifeventures, Many thanks for taking the time to send us your long and interesting review. The Library Suite is one of the biggest chambers in this 17th century building and its lofty high ceilings and ancient floorboards give the room a lot of Dutch...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for a night during our honeymoon in February and wished we were staying longer. The Galle Fort Hotel is a beautiful place, full of charm and character. The room we stayed in was gorgeous. The pool area is stunning. The food we...More

    Thank Grainne_1387
    Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 1 May 2017

    Dear Grainne_1387, Thank you so much for your candid review and I am very pleased you found your room, pool, meals and history tales all to your liking. It is most generous of you to recommend the hotel and we look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 26 April 2017

    This hotel is in a wonderful position so that you do not need a car to see everything Galle has to offer. Our room was rather basic, dark and only had a day bed to sit on. There were chairs outside in the courtyard however...More

    Thank Anne W
    Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 28 April 2017

    Dear Anne W, When the Dutch fortified the present day Fort in the 1663, their centre of administration was GFH and this is why the hotel has such a wonderful position relative to shopping, sightseeing and getting around. Most people walk the Fort by foot...More

    Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

    Amazing dinner at this restaurant, situated next to the Galle Fort Hotel entrance. The best roti we have had and delicious curry for an incredible price! You select a roti, curry and accompaniment for Rs600; we would highly recommend the yeast roti with beef and...More

    Thank The80sTravellers
    Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 28 April 2017

    Dear The80s Travellers, Your review of our newest restaurant Galle Things Roti is very much appreciated and it is most generous of you to tell us it is the best roti you have had taste wise and price wise. The restaurant has only recently opened...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    We splurged on this hotel and it was delightful. We stayed in the porcelain room which is in the old part of the building -the pool is directly in front of your room. Lovely setting and lovely staff. It was the liveliest place in the...More

    1  Thank Mouse061
    Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 25 April 2017

    Dear Mouse061, Thank you so much for your review and I am very pleased that you made the decision to splurge on GFH and found it delightful. The Porcelain is a most enchanting suite, full of Dutch character, lofty high ceilings, spiral four poster King...More

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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$162 - US$424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Family Hotel in Galle
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Galle
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    Dam06969
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from Dustin L | Property representative |
    If you head to the end of Church Street and turn left into Rampart street you will see the Lighthouse. Either side of the Lighthouse are beaches. They are approximately 10minute walk from the hotel.
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    Sheel P
    13 April 2017|
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    Response from Dustin L | Property representative |
    Hello! We have 13 rooms in the hotel. Kind regards, David
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    13 April 2017|
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    Response from GlobetrotterTwo | Reviewed this property |
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    "Rooms on the left of the pool have a wider verandah, but all rooms are super."
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    "Perhaps garden rooms better?"
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    "This is really based on individual choices - we prefer the heritage rooms - hence the Porcelain Suite"
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    "The loft suites offer two level living, with a very quiet bedroom overhead and living facilities downstairs."
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