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Fort Fifty Inn

50 Leyn Baan Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #81 of 148 Galle B&B and Inns
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3 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Muscat, Oman
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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257 reviews 257 reviews
70 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 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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London, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I didn't stay here, just had dinner. We picked this place at random while walking because we were hungry and dehydrated. Kind of wish I'd researched the area a little better beforehand. My experience at the restaurant was so average that I almost didn't bother posting a review. The fish was too boney. Felt like the food was overpriced for... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Negatives - The downstairs rooms are very noisy as next to the kitchen. The mosquito nets do not cover the beds adquately. Beds are short if you're a tall person. Overcharged a little for room. Positives - Helpful management, and the place is clean.

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Niort, France
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

This hotel is very well located in the very heart of Galle Fort. Hotel is not posh, but service is excellent and owner friendly. Food is home made, and rooms are clean, spacious and prices very economical. Good Deal !!!!

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Berlin, Germany
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We stayed at Galle Fort Fifty Inn in March 2014. It's located in the Fort area tourist ghetto. The manager was very helpful and gracious, he is a nice man. The location of the hotel is good and the staff were very nice. Quite a lot of mosquitos around, but that is not the fault of the hotel, although the... More

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Kyoto, Japan
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

The kindness of strangers. I would like fellow travelers to know that I received incredible kindness and generosity from my hosts at Galle Fort Fifty Inn, the owner Mr. Anura and the manager Priyanka. On the way to Galle, I was robbed of my wallet including credit cards. I had very little cash left. As you can imagine, it was... More

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Colombo, , Sri Lanka
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The location within the Galle Fort - is a great plus point, because we were able to walk around and explore with ease. The staff were welcoming, cordial and accommodating. Special mention must be made of Mr.Anura and Mr Priyantha. The beds were comfy and we slept well and a good Sri Lankan breakfast fortified us prior to checking out.... More

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