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Overview
Mihiripenna Talpe, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Henrietta was the perfect hostess. The whole set-up is very attractive: the common reception/lobby/dining area is really nice and welcoming; the rooms are nicely decorated with great taste. The pool was also great -- the whole place was well-designed with attention to detail. The best...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How could we not return to this delightful place, we only had one regret, we went out one night to have dinner in a top restaurant in Galle and wished we hadn't, as the food was not up to Why House standards. Queen Hen manages...More

Thank lordofthepieslondon
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Found myself in a strange new land, it felt like home, it was very relaxing like home and everyone treated you as family. The food was exotic (Sri Lankan) and it was like a perpetual summers’ day. Why, Henrietta, that’s why. Great food, sort tuk-tuk...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

After touring for 6 days this hotel was the perfect place to chill and relax. The suite was amazing with plenty of room. The service is first class and Henrietta’s hospitality makes this a very special place. Thank you for making my birthday and 30th...More

Thank Barney2Reading
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Why House is a true gem. From the beautiful landscaping to the gorgeous pool and the cozy rooms, this place is made for some quality r&r. The service is also unmatched - friendly and ensures your stay is perfect!

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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 class
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
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$295 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$295 - US$362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
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Pool & Beach (33)
Dining (22)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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DebbieKaz
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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"Ask for one in the main house at the front."
306RichardC
9 Oct 2018
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"all the rooms are fabulous"
122Mark2014
20 Sep 2018
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"Take mozzie repellant and floaties for kids that can't swim as no pool fence"
A1285ARsarahs
16 Jul 2018
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"All rooms are beautifully appointed."
Monners2014
13 Jul 2018
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