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Villa Aurora, Galle Fort

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3 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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This lovely 3 double-bedroom villa is in a stunning location on the ramparts of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Galle Fort. The delightful roof terrace on the 3rd floor offers spectacular 180-degree views of the Indian Ocean. The master bedroom (overlooking the ramparts, with the Peace Pagoda visible across Galle Bay) is en-suite while the 2nd bedroom has a separate bathroom. The 3rd bedroom has a fan, en-suite, is on the 2nd floor with an entrance to the roof lounge terrace. The entire ground floor is living space/ and dining area with open-plan kitchen.In addition there is a small study / TV room. Opposite the house is a small beach at the foot of the lighthouse.The reef protects the beach from the ocean waves and the shallow water is very refreshing. And, from the minute you arrive, o...This lovely 3 double-bedroom villa is in a stunning location on the ramparts of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Galle Fort. The delightful roof terrace on the 3rd floor offers spectacular 180-degree views of the Indian Ocean. The master bedroom (overlooking the ramparts, with the Peace Pagoda visible across Galle Bay) is en-suite while the 2nd bedroom has a separate bathroom. The 3rd bedroom has a fan, en-suite, is on the 2nd floor with an entrance to the roof lounge terrace. The entire ground floor is living space/ and dining area with open-plan kitchen.In addition there is a small study / TV room. Opposite the house is a small beach at the foot of the lighthouse.The reef protects the beach from the ocean waves and the shallow water is very refreshing. And, from the minute you arrive, our personable house manager is dedicated to providing you with the best care possible, so that you instantly feel relaxed and at home. He tends to you in the traditional Sri Lankan way and will satisfy your needs and expectations. The House Manager Nalin will prepare breakfast. A Chef to prepare lunch or dinner can be arranged on request for additional costs; please contact us directly to have this arranged.The Villa is surrounded by a variety restaurants. We accept cash payments, bank transfers and we do have PayPal. Off Season Price 500$ (Including breakfast) December 15th to February 28th 600$ (Including breakfast) The villa is letting by room basis also. Master bedroom - 220 $ (per night) Other two Bedrooms - 185 $ per room (per night) Please contact the the host to check the availability for rooms.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Smoking is prohibited in the rooms
Bathrooms
2 Attached (ensuite), 1 Half bath, 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Frank D
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:86%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

We were the only guests there for 2 nights and Michael made us feel like old friends. He helped us do our laundry, made us great breakfasts and then shared them with us while telling us about his life story and that of the beautiful...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank SusieTall
LightPacker631751, VR Owner at Villa Aurora, Galle Fort, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2018

Dear Susie, Thank you for your comments on our villa. And we would like to welcome you again at Villa Aurora, Galle Fort.

Reviewed March 31, 2018

We stayed two night in this gorgeous place - would have happily stayed longer . Nalin was most helpful and the house itself is spacious and delightful . We stayed in the top room with access to the rooftop deck - beautiful view of lighthouse...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank RobertaP05
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

We spent 3 nights at Villa Aurora. The villa is a really beautiful building with very comfortable beds and lots of privacy. The breakfasts were delicious. The hosts gave us lots of information for places to go and see nearby (we recommend the Lighthouse Hotel...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank UKBirminghamMG
Reviewed October 5, 2017

This villa is absolutely beautiful! We had a stunning room, with access to a lovely roof terrace!! Great facilities, exceeded our expectations!! Ideally located in Galle with beautiful views of the light house! Nalin is an absolute credit to the owners, he was so helpful...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Steffi M
Management response:Responded October 5, 2017

Dear Steffi, Thank you for rating our page and for your comments on Villa Aurora, Galle Fort. We also enjoyed hosting you at our villa. Would like to host you again at Villa Aurora !!!

Reviewed September 17, 2017

The worst human experience and accommodation in Sri Lanka (and expensive). The photos shown on booking make you mistakenly think of a clean, modern and luxurious home, nothing to do with reality. the house is large, colonial and very well located but without maintenance. our...More

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank sonsolesd578
Management response:Responded September 19, 2017

Dear David, We are very sorry to hear that you had a bad experience at your one (1) day booking at Villa Aurora. But, this is the first negative review we heard about this villa with your comments. Because you can see we just have...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Ocean Views
Patio
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Staffed Property
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
City Getaway
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About the neighbourhood
- Hikkaduwa, Midigama, Mirissa surfing areas - Whale watching in Mirissa (25 mins away from Galle) - 10 away from the golden sandy beaches, Unawatuna, Habaraduwa, Talpe... - Nearby tea estate at Handugoda - Famouse restaurants in the Fort, Unawatuna and Mirissa
Getting around
Via Southern Express way (2 & 1/4 Hrs) Via A2 bus route
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