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Galle Face Hotel,

Colombo

Price From : US $ 163.30

Introduction

Galle Face Hotel is a heritage property that dates back to 1864. Once the mansion of a British Governor, this masterpiece of Victorian architecture was refurbished and reopened in 2006 and now offers a contemporary colonial feel. There is no sense of glitzy modernity: its stately wooden panelling and staunchly Victorian rooms are immediately resonant of a bygone age and make it a tempting alternative to Colombo’s modern five star hotels. Galle Face Hotel is a member of Select Hotels & Resorts International.

Accommodation

Galle Face Hotel has 156 rooms. As well as eight unique suites, there are five different room categories, each separated into Basic, Sea View, and Sea View with Balcony: Superior Room, Landmark Room, Premier Room, Studio Suite and Junior Suite.

All rooms have the following facilities: 42" flat screen TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, stocked mini-fridge, tea/coffee making facilities, A/C and overhead fan, a safe and a desk. Each room has a bathroom with a walk-in shower and a hairdryer.

Superior Rooms: Situated in the south part of the hotel, these rooms are available with twin, queen or king-sized beds and all have a bathtub.

Landmark Room:  Found in the north section of the hotel. All rooms are sumptuously furnished and have either twin or king-sized beds. Some rooms have sea views.

Premier Room:  Also located in the north part of the hotel, these rooms either have twin or king-sized beds. All rooms have sea views.

Studio Suite and Junior Suite: Furnished with either twin beds or a king-sized bed, these suites are positioned in the north and south of the hotel.

Suites:

Ceylon Suite and Commonwealth Suite: 80sqm with a sea view.

Royal Scandinavian Suite, Royal Dutch Suite and Royal Thai Suite: All have two rooms and a balcony with a sea view.

Presidential Suite: As above, but with three rooms.

Eugenie Suite: Three rooms including a terrace with a sea view.

King Emperor Suite: The most luxurious suite, this has a balcony with a sea view, three rooms and a pantry and kitchenette.

All suites have direct views of the Indian Ocean and guests also have access to The Long Room.

Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Cable TV
  • Internet
  • Gym
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Licensed bar
  • Business centre
  • Room service
  • Laundry service

Galle Face Hotel caters to the leisure as well as the business traveller. A wide selection of restaurants and bars is headed by the newly-renovated Verandah Restaurant (Western and Oriental cuisine), the Sea Spray fish restaurant and the 1864, a sedate fine-dining restaurant. Watch the sunset with a pre-dinner drink in the Verandah Restaurant, or head to In on the Green for a lively pub atmosphere. There is also: a wine lounge with an underground wine cellar; a snooker room; a spa, inclusive of a salt water swimming pool and gym; a small museum and art gallery; extensive banqueting and conference facilities; a business centre; childcare and butler services; room and laundry service, and a small Piazza shopping arcade.

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Galle Face Hotel, originally built in the 19th century, is a luxurious property located in Colombo Fort which looks out onto the Indian Ocean. It is perfectly positioned for exploring Sri Lanka’s capital and the airport is approximately 45 minutes away.

Rates

Currency
DATE RANGE BASIS SINGLE DOUBLE TWIN TRIPLE
20/10/2017 - 19/12/2017 BB $ 150 $ 163 $ 163 NA
20/12/2017 - 23/12/2017 BB $ 173 $ 186 $ 186 NA
24/12/2017 - 24/12/2017 BB $ 259 $ 359 $ 359 NA
25/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 BB $ 173 $ 186 $ 186 NA
31/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 BB $ 345 $ 531 $ 531 NA
01/01/2018 - 20/01/2018 BB $ 173 $ 186 $ 186 NA
21/01/2018 - 31/03/2018 BB $ 150 $ 163 $ 163 NA

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Important note on prices: Our price includes accommodation, all taxes and service charges. Some properties may quote directly without taxes and service charges which may add 29 per cent to your bill. Red Dot guarantees to match any lower published prices from other agents at time of booking. If prices are not available for a certain date, please 'Make an Enquiry' or contact us at enquiries@reddottours.com.

Reviews & Customer Feedback

Apr 17, 2017 : Great location and view, problem with water in showers.
Apr 09, 2017 : We did not see Colombo due to arrival time and weather so unable to comment.
Apr 03, 2017 : Wonderful hotel overlooking the green and the Sea.

Customer rating

GENERAL

86%

86%

FOOD

87%

87%

SERVICE

80%

80%

ROOM

85%

85%

LOCATION

95%

95%

Red Dot Average Score - 73 Reviews

86.6%

86.6%

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