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Ambassador's House, 5BR, Galle

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Ambassador's House - Entrance at night
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Overview
5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
10 guests
2 nights minimum
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Tucked within Galle's historic seventeenth century fortress on the south coast of Sri Lanka, this majestic five-bedroom private villa, the former residence of the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Pakistan, Iraq and Bangladesh is bursting with colonial charm. Ambassador's House boasts abundant living space, including a roof terrace and huge lounge, as well as an elongated swimming pool and a lush, palm-shaded courtyard. An experienced staff team, including a private chef, welcome guests with traditional Sri Lankan hospitality and tend to every need to ensure that families and friends can relax and cherish their time soaking up the nostalgia of these elegant surroundings....Tucked within Galle's historic seventeenth century fortress on the south coast of Sri Lanka, this majestic five-bedroom private villa, the former residence of the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Pakistan, Iraq and Bangladesh is bursting with colonial charm. Ambassador's House boasts abundant living space, including a roof terrace and huge lounge, as well as an elongated swimming pool and a lush, palm-shaded courtyard. An experienced staff team, including a private chef, welcome guests with traditional Sri Lankan hospitality and tend to every need to ensure that families and friends can relax and cherish their time soaking up the nostalgia of these elegant surroundings.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
By booking this property, all guests agree that they have read the house rules and complete listing content. All requests (such as bedding arrangements, room assignments, airport transfers, meal requests, change in number of guests, change in stay dates, check in / check out times, etc) are subject for approval and may incur additional charge. Please note that events and parties are subject to approval and may incur applicable event fees and banjar fees to be paid directly prior to arrival.
Bathrooms
5 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Manager
Elite Havens
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:June 2011
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

My wife and I, along with two other couples had the pleasure of staying at the Ambassador’s House. My only regret is that we wished we had stayed longer. It is absolutely exquisite....beautifully decorated with many unique and picturesque areas. Great for going with a...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank EGF66
Elite_Havens_eh, VR Owner at Ambassador's House, 5BR, Galle, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2018

Dear EGF66, Thank you for your nice words! We are happy to hear that you had an amazing experience during your holiday at our villa Ambassador's House. Our villa team are pleased to take care of you and on their behalf, we hope to welcome...More

Reviewed February 25, 2018

What an Experience,,,After a Fantastic Safari and Coastal Tour for 6 Days we arrived at Galle Fort to The Ambassadors House. From the time we arrived and were welcomed by Loku and her Staff we were in Heaven. After a detailed tour of this Beautiful...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Four nights at Ambassador's house after a week of chaos and traffic traveling around southern Sri Lanka was the perfect end to the trip. The villa has lots of space for everyone to hang out, or get some peace and quiet. The staff were amazingly...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Chad D
Management response:Responded December 20, 2017

Thank you so much taking the time to share your high recommendation of Ambassador's House. We are pleased that we gave you the perfect end to your trip in Sri Lanka. Feel free to contact us to check availability for your next holiday. We look...More

Reviewed January 15, 2017

The Ambassador's House is a 5 BR property with a spacious siting area Dining facilities and a small private pool. The staff is efficient and cordial, the beds are comfortable and the linen was clean. Three rooms are on the ground floor and two on...More

Date of stay: January 2017
1  Thank Suman_india
Management response:Responded April 5, 2017

Thank you so much for your warm words sharing your high recommendation of Ambassador's House. On behalf of Loku and the entire villa staff, we eagerly await your return!

Reviewed November 16, 2016

My work colleagues and I should have realised from the name Ambassador’s House (historically once the residence of the Sri Lankan Ambassador to Pakistan, Iraq and Bangladesh we understand!) that we were in for something special, but this villa took our breath away upon entering...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank timmyWtheoneandonly
Management response:Responded November 21, 2016

Thank you so much for your warm words detailing your exceptional stay at Ambassador's House. On behalf of Loku and the entire villa staff, we eagerly await your return!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Linens Provided
Microwave
Patio
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Staffed Property
Cooker
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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About the neighbourhood
Galle Fort is a truly magical place to stay. As a temporary resident, you will join the glittering ranks of merchants, traders, colonialists and foreign nationals who have all left their indelible mark on this seventeenth century Dutch Fort. Without having to step outdoors you become part of living history as every house inside its walls is a heritage monument. Listen from your window for the call to prayer from the mosque or the chanting from the Buddhist temple; Galle Fort is home to temples of three religions whose devotees all live in peace and harmony with each other. The fort is a wonderful place to explore as you wander down narrow streets and ponder at the colonial architecture; delicate fretwork, magnificent columns and never-ending red-tiled roofs. The wide grassy western...
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