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Mihiripenna Talpe, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Why House was recommended to our family by quite discerning friends so we had very high expectations and after six nights, we couldn’t have been happier with our decision. Henrietta’s single handedly built just a delightful space that welcomes all - even those with energetic...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I stayed at Why House for four nights with a group of ladies at the final leg of our Sri Lanka #bawaandbeyond trip. I can not speak too highly of this fabulous boutique resort nestled among coconut trees, located an easy tuk-tuk ride from Galle...More

Thank Jane_Tremy
Reviewed 6 days ago

Where do I start? My room was spectacular. It was in the main house but very quiet and private. Billowing curtains were pushed aside to reveal French doors to the deck overlooking well tended gardens. My bed gave me some of the best sleeps I've...More

Thank Melissa1959
Reviewed 6 days ago

My second visit to the wonderful Why House and it won't be my last .I cant thank you Hen,Sarnath and her fabulously attentive staff enough .This time i brought 8 friends with me and we were all delighted with every aspect of Why House.The food...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow - What a place!!! I can't praise Henrietta and her fabulous team highly enough. We spent a wonderful 6 nights here at the end of August and it was truly fabulous! We can't wait to come back.... It describes itself as a family oriented...More

Thank isla r
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About
Description
Why House is located within a three acre private walled garden of peace and tranquility only a ten minute walk from the beautiful beach of Dalawella and a fifteen minute drive to the world heritage site ...More Galle Fort. Our aim is to give you a fun and relaxed holiday experiencing within the luxury of a boutique hotel with the informality of a private home. Children are welcome and supervision by the staff is available. A manager’s house and 24 hour security is on-site. This picturesque property can sleep up to 24 guests, with 10 double en-suite rooms with private terraces. We have 3 Main House Suites, 3 Garden Villa rooms, 2 Garden Bungalow rooms and 2 Cabanas available. Each individually designed room has satellite TV and DVD player (with film library), free Wi-Fi, mini fridge and luxuriously built en-suite bathrooms. An entertainment and outside dining pavilion that surrounds the large swimming pool are available to all guests. Outside guests can also enjoy lunch or dinner with us. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$274 - US$357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$274 - US$357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
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DebbieKaren
7 September 2018|
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Response from JSL_12 | Property representative |
Yes we are two minutes to Dallawela beach where there is wonderful snorkelling and we take guests in our house Tuk Tuk free of charge Wijaya beach bar is also there
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"all the rooms are fabulous"
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"Take mozzie repellant and floaties for kids that can't swim as no pool fence"
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"All rooms are beautifully appointed."
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"We have stayed in the garden villas and the Main house. Both were lovely but I recommend the main house..."
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