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Deco On 44

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44, Lighthouse Street | Galle Fort, Galle , Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I thought I would try something new and I've heard this place did very good devil pawns, they could have been a big more spicier for my tastebuds but never less the service was very good very tentative polite I have no problem recommending this place. Thumbs up I will be going again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was large but plainly furnished (often the style in Sri Lanka). It was off season when I was here so the hotel was not very busy. Staff were helpful and the breakfast was good. They really tried hard. The room had normal amenities (TV, satellite, WiFi, en-suite etc but because the rooms all have wooden floors was sometimes... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Location 5/5 Great location, in the Fort, excellent base. Staff and service 5/5 Friendly and helpful. Room 5/5 Obviously Art Deco themed. We had a pool side room (ground floor). Quiet and tranquil. Cleanliness 5/5 Facilities 5/5 Wifi and air-conditioned. Pool was good fun, never busy during our stay. Overall 5/5 A place we'll remember.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Galle is Fantastic city for me. Because deco on 44. Nice interior, good service and delicious meal!! Also I'd like to recommend jewely shop"fort art jewely" in deco on 44. They have nice quality items and good price :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

OK I confess I got a great deal on Agoda; but that was the Universe looking after us as otherwise we may not have had the chance to experience was a great place this is. It's the staff that make the hotel (although it's charming art deco architecture cannot be overlooked). This is a terrific base in Galle Fort, ideally... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Don't bother staying anywhere else in Galle - this is the best. Beautiful hotel and rooms in a great location. By far the best service I experienced anywhere in Sri Lanka - friendly, helpful and professional, and just always going above and beyond. One example is we spent a couple of hours by the pool and completely unprompted one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

You can’t help but be a little sceptical when you get a good deal on such a highly rated hotel, but I need not have worried with Deco on 44: it was outstanding. In a city jam-packed with great boutique accommodation Deco on 44 must be near the top. I stayed in one of three rooms facing the pool, literally... More 

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Pinjarra, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

if you want the perfect place to stay in Galle Fort and are after a boutique art deco experience then this is the place. Really great food, service, friendliness. Laundry is expensive, but is timely and done in-house.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

On our 1st visit to Galle last year (2014) we'd seen this beautiful, small hotel located in the Galle Fort. And we knew: "this is where we want to stay on our next visit. We really like the great ambiance of the place. The owners certainly have an eye for detail. As the name of the hotel suggests the decor... More 

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Very cozy hotel with lovely rooms and pool. Good food, very friendly and helpful staff. The staff is ever ready to help visitors to make their stay comfortable. Had a lovely time and would recommend to anyone.

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