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Fort Fifty Inn

50 Leyn Baan Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #84 of 149 Galle B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the tuk-tuk driver introduced here to us.we had a good first impression of this small town. This hotel is only two minutes of walking from the beach. The hotel is clean and tidy, the carpet in the room is folded to a shape of a swan. The toilet is clean and nice, Put the ac is bit noisy... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not stay there, I went there for my dinner. Initially, I was attracted because of the nice decor, however the waiter was very rude, I was asking whether they serve wine, my personal preference with pasta. The waiter was very rude and talked to me in a rough voice saying "I told you to drink beer, tell me... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a 2 night stay here at this hotel. It was dirty, and the bathroom smelt terrible. The shower was the worst I have ever experienced in my travels around Asia. The staff were rude, unprofessional and have no customer service or care for their guests at all. One of the staff members accused me of stealing his mobile... More

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Colombo, nugagoda, Sri Lanka
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i stay in two night in fort fifty in galle. staff was friendly and positive. hotel good locations in galle fort. restaurant in good .most sri lankan traditional food available.room was good and .clean. this my second time stay in fort fifty. This time facilities in good and room conditions all so good.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights, which were maybe the least fun nights of our 1 month trip to Sri Lanka. First of all, to start off positive: it really is a great location. But in our first room, the smell coming from the toilet was terrible (already before me using it..), and we awoke at night several times just... More

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DEVONPORT
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Best attribute was the hotel is right in the middle of The Fort shopping area – so convenient. My room was adequate and quite spacious and the aircon kept the room wonderfully cool – the bathroom does need upgrading though – having a shower meant the whole bathroom got soaking wet. The downstairs rooms are very noisy as next to... More

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Muscat, Oman
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My room in this guest house was small and not at all attractive. There was only one window which looked out on the corridor. It was clean and everything worked, but I was happy that it was only a one night stay. I had dinner which was very average and resulted in a slightly upset stomach - my only one... More

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Sydney
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is an historic guest house in middle of the touristy part of Galle Fort. It has a pretty verandah to watch the world go by. The service provided by the owner and the manager was warm, friendly and helpful. WiFi available in lounge/restaurant/verandah. In keeping with an older property, the room and en-suite bathroom were small but clean and... More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

A cute verandah overlooking a Galle forte lane way. It's clean and tidy and the host is incredibly helpful except when we arrived and he didn't warn me about the local scams which I almost got caught in right royally. Still he is helpful attentive and the service is otherwise faultless. Travel tips for local buses were very helpful.The rooms... More

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Ocala, Florida
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282 reviews 282 reviews
72 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Friendliness of the staff overwhelmed the shortcomings of the restaurant and rooms. Specifically, the rooms were small with barely enough room for a pair of twin beds and a couple of chairs. Then again, it's a guest house with a handful of rooms, not a hotel... The restaurant was ok, average food and uncomfortable chairs. There's a small sitting area... More

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Address: 50 Leyn Baan Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
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