We were four medical elective students staying at Harbour Winds for two weeks.
The hotel is very stylishly furnished in the colonial ambience that is typical for Sri Lanka. The terrace gives you an open view over Galle and the bay area. There is also a nice and clean pool. We were served breakfast and delicious Rice and Curry and also sandwiches and other snacks during the day, always freshly cooked. The rooms are quite big, fully air-conditioned and with attached bathrooms.
The ambience is very matey and intimate since the staff is so small. They were very caring and always there for us to give us advices or tips for planning our free time or even give us a ride with the tuktuk.
The hotel is not located in the fort but a bit above the local market, which we considered to be quite convenient. The food market, other shops, banks, bus stations and also the fort are within walking distance. The environment is a little less invaded by tourists than the fort... More
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- This small PRIVATE Villa hotel comprising just 5 air conditioned luxury rooms, each with ensuite bathroom is tastefully furnished with local charm and modern conveniences. Experience the typical Sri Lankan hospitality on a quiet hillock overlooking the Galle harbour at Harbour Winds Hotel, GalleAwait soon to start restaurants. Coffee & Cream - Coffee Shop Panorama Lounge - Wine Lounge ... more less