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Thenu Rest Guest House

12 Hospital St | Fort Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #59 of 154 Galle B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Chincoteague Island, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Great location in Galle Fort, Very rich breakfast, Friendly stuff and kind couple owners. They also have a lovely dog called Blackey. It's very relax and comfortable to stay here. Will definitely come again.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I'd say this was an excellent place. I'm a local and I went with a few friends. We got the family room on top. It was was clean and welcoming. everything worked! Bathrooms, taps, remotes, fridge, etc. The inn keepers were really nice too. Walking distance to all the nice food and shopping joints. Perfect location in the heart of... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Good value for money in the area , bed and breakfast, charming host family. Perfect bathrooms very clean resthouse, comfortable and fresh all I could ask for on a quick trip to the fort. this is close to all the shopping and eating of the Fort . would highly recommend

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Neat and clean rooms, family very friendly and helpful. Even made us curry lunch free of charge which was amazing and wouldn't take any money for this. Love the location as right amongst all of the happenings of Galle forte and right near the beach :)

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Ghent, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Also their little dog Blackie is as nice and friendly as the family!! The guesthouse is clean and has everything you need: space, comfortable bed, nice bathroom,... Sit and talk to the family and feel their warm personalitys! The location is just top! So the price is nice for that part of the city.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My Wife & 2 daughters stayed for 4 days after the Sinhala New Year in 2014 at Thenu's Rest. It is very safe with the Police barracks on one side & the Military protecting the Dutch hospital in front of it. The panoramic view from Thenu's is stunning all day around with the ramparts & the light house a stones... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

This guest house is awesome, located right in the heart of Galle Fort. The family who run the place are incredibly friendly and go out of their way to help out. The breakfast is delicious. We loved that there was a sitting room near our bedroom to enjoy the breeze and the views of the water. Would definitely recommend to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

The owners are very friendly and helpful. Well located and close to the sea (about 50 meters). Wifi is not so good. There is no hot water, although the owner said there will be. All in all, good value for the money (3000 rupees) per night for a couple.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Spent one day and enjoeyd our Galle Fort stay. The whole interior was suprisingly quite cooler airier than expexted. Staff is friendly and serves big relatively rich breakfat. No problem with room or anything else. Close to the lighthouse which is wonderful on sunset. Whole fort area is magic.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Enjoyed my short stay here. The room was comfortable, hot water on demand and wifi access good. The location, in the Fort, just across from the shoreline and was close to restaurants, shops, etc. I enjoyed talking to the family and playing with Blackie, their little dachshund, and appreciated the restaurant suggestions.

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Address: 12 Hospital St | Fort Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 19
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