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Reviewed 28 February 2014

Stayed two nights to enable us to be in Galle when all the tourist buses departed. Ideally located and actually mainly very quiet. Nice terrace bar and small restaurant area above pool. Menu limited but the best food we had in Sri Lanka, with Asian...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2014

The best hotel is Galle is undoubtedly the Galle Fort Hotel, which serves a mean club sandwich and Hendrick’s and tonic, and the ground floor rooms open directly onto the tranquil, verging on sub-tropical, gardens and swimming pool

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Reviewed 26 February 2014

Of all the hotels we stayed in on our tour of Sri Lanka, this was the least impressive. The hotel appeared dirty, with sticky tables and chairs and dusty old furniture. It had a certain charm, being in the Dutch style and the pool/courtyard area...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

The Galle Fort Hotel is one of the oldest and most well known hotelsl in the fortress town of Galle and we were booked in for 3 nights. Sadly it did not live up to our expectations. We found the the bar and sitting area...More

1  Thank gertrudeLondon
Reviewed 24 February 2014

We did not stay at the Galle Fort Hotel but went there to have a quick lunch. It was a good choice because we got to sit on the verandah of an old colonial bungalow, overlooking a beautiful, well kept garden and swimming pool. The...More

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#8 Luxury Hotel in Galle
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Galle
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lonnieb81
30 March 2018|
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Response from Dinuka W | Property representative |
Dear Lonnieb81, Yes the restaurant and bar is open for outside guests. Unfortunately the use of the pool is exclusively for in-house guests only. Thank you
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andrea14Sydney
20 March 2018|
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Response from GFHMgr | Property representative |
Dear Andrea, We haven't confirmed any dates yet but we are looking at around May. Have a great week, Dustin
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"Visit at the end of the busy season & request upgrade. Also join the Invited SLH program as that will..."
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"It is worth remembering the better quality hotels often have 30% taxes to add to the prices quoted."
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"Only stopped by for drinks"
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"Not a Loft Suite"
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