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    Galle Fort Hotel

    28 Church Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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    1 - 5 of 496 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed in the 'Portuguese Barracks' room recently. The property is really charming, and the rooms, lobby area and bar and café are beautifully done. I enjoyed sitting at the coffee shop watching the rain and writing - it is that kind of place. Very...More

    Thank Instant-Nids
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We’ve been at the Galle Fort at the end of our holidays in Sri Lanka. This is the hotel I did not want to miss and we were lucky to get the Library Suite Twin room as we were two friends sharing. The welcome, the...More

    Thank Marta M
    Response from GFHMgr, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Marta, It was such a pleasure to have you stay with us. Thank you so so much for the amazing review. Please come back again soon. Have a fabulous day, Dustin

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    All in all the hotel is pretty good so I have opted for a 5* review. A couple of things to note: breakfast is good and in a lovely setting on the balcony overlooking the pool however our dining experience in the restaurant at night...More

    Thank Paul V
    Response from GFHMgr, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Paul, Thank you so much for the review and for pointing out the shortcomings in the restaurant. I have brought them up with the team and I am sure they won't happen again. Have a great day, Dustin

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked a night at the Galle Fort Hotel last minute and as a consequence we ended up with one of their better rooms - Grand Appartments - as some of the cheaper options were gone. On arriving we were greeted by the staff who...More

    Thank XikiBen
    Response from GFHMgr, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear XikiBen, Thank you so much for the review. I am happy to report all your concerns you brought up have been addressed. Can't wait to host you again. Dustin PS. just on a side note the telephone is in the dressing room in the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We loved this hotel, our room was amazing, we had a loft suite, with a view of the courtyard and pool. The staff were polite and friendly and the food good. Even though it is in the middle of the town it was quiet and...More

    Thank sue s
    Response from GFHMgr, Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Sue, Thank you for the review. Please do come back again soon. Have a fabulous day, Dustin

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    • Top amenities
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$188 - US$496 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Galle
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Galle District >
    • Galle
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    28 July 2017|
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    Response from ponnapa2016 | Reviewed this property |
    This hotel is not sea-facing but is within the historic precincts of the Galle Fort. It is one of the finest heritage boutique hotels that one can stay in.
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from Dustin L | Property representative |
    If you head to the end of Church Street and turn left into Rampart street you will see the Lighthouse. Either side of the Lighthouse are beaches. They are approximately 10minute walk from the hotel.
    Sheel P
    14 April 2017|
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    Response from Dustin L | Property representative |
    Hello! We have 13 rooms in the hotel. Kind regards, David
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    "The suite are large and have a long stair case so beware."
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