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    Galle Face Hotel Colombo

    No. 2, Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent46%
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    • Average12%
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Hotel staffs were very respectful,dinner and breakfast buffet were perfect ,they had a lot of viand choices.Huge, cozy and ancestral type of rooms. We were just annoyed by the footsteps sound from our ceiling room as we were lodged at the ground floor room no.1016...More

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    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    What a great grand historical hotel. It sits right on the ocean with big open verandas to sit out on and gaze at the water with the sound of waves crashing. We were only here for one night but loved everything about the place. Our...More

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    Response from Deni D, General Manager at Galle Face Hotel ColomboResponded 12 May 2017

    Thank you for choosing The Galle Face Hotel for your most recent visit to Colombo and for taking the time to give us such a great review score! Reviews such as this really do help future guest's envision what an experience at the property promises....More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    A wonderful place to spend a couple of days. Service excellent. Plenty of staff always on hand and very obliging. Buffets a wonderful array and choice. Perfect setting on edge of beach when sitting round salt pool facing crashing waves. Lovely colonial atmosphere made a...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The hotel retains its charm and slightly old world colonial style on the terrace and in the " coffee shop" area, despite the renovations and modernisation. It is probably the last hotel in Asia to preserve this. Long may it continue.

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    Thank Q2467USrobertb
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This very large seaside hotel has been in operation since the 1800's. Fortunately the exteriors and common areas in the interior have been largely preserved. Ceilings are high, wood abounds, doors are massive. You feel like you have stepped back into history. The rooms have...More

    1  Thank SanFranciscoBodie
    Response from Deni D, General Manager at Galle Face Hotel ColomboResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you ever so much for taking the time to give us your thoughts from your recent stay at The Galle Face Hotel. We appreciate the lovely comments you've made on the property itself which recently saw the restoration of our north wing, breathing some...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$144 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Colombo
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Colombo
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
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    • #8 Business Hotel in Colombo
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    • Number of rooms
    • 158
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    geraghtycaroline
    12 July 2017|
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    Response from Deni D | Property representative |
    Hello, Apologies for the late response to your question. The Galle Face Hotel is based around 45 minutes drive away from the international airport. We do have an ironing board and iron at our room on request and day... More
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    8 July 2017|
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    Response from Sproutie07 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I'm unable to answer your question, but I would suggest US$20 per person would be a figure to expect. Enjoy your visit 😎🏝
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    27 June 2017|
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    Response from Deni D | Property representative |
    Hello Tatiana, Our team will be more than happy to look at a custom made package for you. Could you kindly directly message me your email address and I will have them reach out to you at the very earliest. Yours... More
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