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Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

People are very friendly, helpful, and the hotel is perfectly located. In fort but not where all the other hotels are. You can hear the beach at night, rooms are very cute. It's clean and the best you can find at a relatively low cost. Seduced. If you can, grab one of the rooms on the top floor. This is...

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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

The position of the guesthouse is excellent, in front of the Dutch Hospital and a few steps from the lighthouse. The rooms are simple but clean and comfortable. The family that owns the place is extrenely welcoming, friendly and available! Super recommended!

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Surrey
Reviewed 28 April 2015

We enjoyed a lovely couple of nights at this friendly family run Guesthouse. Clean, comfortable and large room with AC which provided some respite from the heat! A good location inside the fort walls and opposite the old Dutch hospital. Inside the fort walls there is an abundance of good restaurants, bars and quaint boutique shops. Thenu Rest house provided...

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Thank t2000Surrey
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights in April 2015. The hotel is in a great location across from the old Hospital where there are nice restaurants and bars. The rooms have free wifi (really fast for Sri Lanka) and AC which was welcome given the heat. The free breakfast was great and we ordered sri lankan breakfast the day before...

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1Thank nomeo22
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

We stayed here for 1 night in March 2015. Pluses: -great location across from the old Hospital -A/C -Free wifi -friendly family -free breakfast -spacious rooms Minuses -None, really. A very welcoming little place, highly recommend.

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Thank Denise j
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We stayed here for just one night and it was perfect. It is a lovely family run guesthouse in the ideal location of Galle; within the fort, close to the perimeter for sea views and really close to the iconic lighthouse and the famous mamma's rooftop restaurant. The Dutch Hospital is also directly opposite housing lots of eateries and bars...

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Thank Katherine M
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 7 March 2015

We rented 3 rooms there and had a pleasant stays. One of the room was a bit smelly.... The owners are very nice and welcoming. Very well located in Galle. Breakfast OK and few good restaurants around. There is also nice shopping in the area. Galle is clearly worth a visit of a day or two.

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Thank Chris C
Reviewed 19 February 2015

The room were totally clean. you need to put off your shoes to enter but you dont have to worry about dust onto your feet. very reasonable price. I have searched many guest houses and hotels in old town for a whole day, and this place was my final answer. It is in front of new shopping center and seaside....

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Melbourne Australia
Reviewed 20 January 2015

We stayed here for 4 days in late November / early December 2014 and HIGHLY RECOMMEND Thenu Guest house. It is actually named after the daughter of the owners which adds to its charm. You will most likely get to met her and all the family if you stay a few days. It is in a great location within the...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

Thenu is a very comfortable guest house well situated inside the Fort area. There are numerous restaurants, shops and bars in the vicinity and the owners can organize transport to the rest of Galle and beyond. We really enjoyed staying in the fort rather than in the fairly generic beach accommodation. The rooms are comfortable and quiet, with good aircon...

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Additional Information about Thenu Rest Guest House

Address: 12 Hospital St | Fort Galle, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
Price Range: RM142 - RM217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“We had the best room, first floor front double/ A/c”
 of 5 bubbles IanD64, 29 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The rooms at the top are nice but no lift, so 3 flights of stairs to carry bags up!”
 of 5 bubbles nomeo22, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask to have a look at the available rooms and choose the one you like. The one upstairs at the front is great as you can sit out having breakfast, lunch or dinner and watch the locals and tourists passing by as well as a view of the ocean.”
  • Balcony view towards beach - you can see the water.
  • Very Comfortable Queen size bed
  • Wet Bathroom - Clean and modern
  • Large Queen size bed.
 of 5 bubbles DenisB939, 20 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We picked the last room available (budget room) and were very happy with it.”
 of 5 bubbles GregW170, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“this is excellent for a transit trip through galle, you can go anywhere in galle from here.”
 of 5 bubbles aljuhara999, 3 Aug 2014 | Read review
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