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No. 39 Galle Fort, 3BR, Galle

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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
No. 39 Galle Fort, an atmospheric three-bedroom Dutch colonial townhouse, sits at the heart of Galle's magnificent 17th century colonial fortress, on Sri Lanka's south-western coast. Redolent of the colonial era, the villa's capacious size, graceful period features and striking custom-made furnishings paint a picture of the past whilst its well-appointed bedrooms, comfortable lounges and modern facilities lavish it with every essential mod con. Ideal for families and groups of friends looking to stay right in the heart of this historic site, this staffed heritage house is mere footsteps away from the fort's landmarks, eateries and boutiques....No. 39 Galle Fort, an atmospheric three-bedroom Dutch colonial townhouse, sits at the heart of Galle's magnificent 17th century colonial fortress, on Sri Lanka's south-western coast. Redolent of the colonial era, the villa's capacious size, graceful period features and striking custom-made furnishings paint a picture of the past whilst its well-appointed bedrooms, comfortable lounges and modern facilities lavish it with every essential mod con. Ideal for families and groups of friends looking to stay right in the heart of this historic site, this staffed heritage house is mere footsteps away from the fort's landmarks, eateries and boutiques.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
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
3 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 March 13, 2017

We stayed here in December and had an absolutely wonderful relaxed time. It's a seriously gorgeous building that dates back ~centuries, and has bene revitalized with a touch of modern aesthetic, while maintaining the elegant history of its original structure. The A/C rooms are delightfully...More

Date of stay: December 2016
Thank Hjshaun
Management response:Responded April 6, 2017

Thank you for sharing your high recommendations based on your recent stay at No. 39 Galle Fort. We are glad that you liked the historical aspect of our villa with accompanying modern comforts. Please do stay with us again soon.

Reviewed February 11, 2017

Stayed at No 39 with 3 of my friends whilst on a business trip last November. We were so impressed with the place and would recommend it to anyone who is in Galle on business or leisure.This Villas is everything the web site boasts and...More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Michelle P
Management response:Responded February 15, 2017

Dear Michelle, thank you for sharing your review about your recent stay at our villa which you consider as a heavenly retreat. We are glad that you liked the historical aspect of our villa with accompanying modern comforts. We are also glad that you enjoyed...More

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Reviewed December 29, 2016

What a stunning place to stay, the house is huge and each room just perfect. We stayed 3 nights but would have loved to have stayed longer. We decided to eat in on two nights and Kuma and Anjit cooked us some of the best...More

Date of stay: December 2016
1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed November 3, 2016

Pop through the doors of No.39 and what opens up for you? Your own personal colonial style mansion, that’s what! The high roofs, the well-chosen furniture, the inviting upstairs TV room, and each of the amply-sized bedrooms all exude luxury and sophistication,… and then you...More

Date of stay: October 2016
1  Thank timmyWtheoneandonly
Reviewed October 26, 2016

The perfect home base for exploring Galle: we loved coming home to No. 39 after roaming the lanes of Galle Fort each day. The villa looks unremarkable from the outside, but as soon as you walk through the door you are greeted with high ceilings,...More

Date of stay: October 2016
1  Thank ActionAl
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Linens Provided
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Staffed Property
Cooker
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Horse Riding Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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About the neighbourhood
No. 39 Galle Fort is located along historic Lighthouse Street. As a temporary resident of Galle Fort, you will join the glittering ranks of merchants, traders, colonialists and foreign nationals who have all left their indelible mark on this impressive seventeenth century Dutch fortress. 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 narrow streets and ponder at the colonial architecture; delicate fretwork, magnificent columns and never-ending red-tiled roofs. The wide grassy western ramparts - where cricket match regularly break out - offer the perfect respi...
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