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Galle Fort Hotel

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Reviewed 23 February 2014

The Galle Fort Hotel is one of the oldest and most well known hotelsl in the fortress town of Galle and we were booked in for 3 nights. Sadly it did not live up to our expectations. We found the the bar and sitting area...More

1  Thank gertrudeLondon
Reviewed 23 February 2014

We did not stay at the Galle Fort Hotel but went there to have a quick lunch. It was a good choice because we got to sit on the verandah of an old colonial bungalow, overlooking a beautiful, well kept garden and swimming pool. The...More

Thank LadyGolfer60
Reviewed 23 February 2014

If you ever go to Galle this is a place you must try and stay at if you can get in. This hotel has only 12 bedrooms for clients. It is in Church Street and from the outside does not look up to much but...More

Thank President292
Reviewed 21 February 2014

This is an ideal place from which to explore the nooks and crannies of Galle Fort. Based in old warehouses Romans face onto a good sized outside swimming pool and there are verandah s for some of the rooms/suites. The rooms vary and the ones...More

1  Thank SueKot
Reviewed 20 February 2014

GFH has been restored in keeping with tradition, it is old style colonial. They have a photograph album of the renovation. staff are very friendly. the loft suites would not be suitable for any one who has difficulty with stairs, as the bedroom is on...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Room Service
Airport Transportation
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US$223 - US$346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Galle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$223 - US$346 (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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"It is worth remembering the better quality hotels often have 30% taxes to add to the prices quoted."
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"Only stopped by for drinks"
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"Not a Loft Suite"
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"Go for the library room - it’s stunning"
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