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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
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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lisbon
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41 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great stay. Loved the professional service and impeccable facilities. Very good and spacious rooms, bed and one of the best bathrooms I saw in all Sri Lanka. Incredible shower! Felt really good after a long journey traveling. Same about the pool. Feels wonderful to escape the torrid hot days. Service was great. Very professional and friendly. This hotel... More 

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cheshire, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just coming to the end of our 13 night stay and think the hotel and the staff are great. The hotel is quite unique and very well positioned within Galle fort. The food is also lovely, with very generous portions. Plenty of non residents seem to seek it out to dine of an evening. The pool is a very welcome... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room, the staff, the food (the fruit at breakfast was unbelievable, you will never have a riper mango in your life), the pool, the location and the excursions were all fantastic. Millions of little touches to make your stay absolutely perfect. I cannot recommend this hotel enough!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Welcoming, lovely building and room, really nice pool. Extensive breakfast menu and food was really good. The staff went out of their way to say hello and make you feel welcome. They also gave us a map of the fort and directed us on where to see the sunset. Perfect location within the fort, highly recommend.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A former colonial house Deco on 44 retains much of its original feel. The staff were excellent - very welcoming and helpful. As it was the end of the season we were the only guests on the last night and felt as though we were in our own private mansion. The meals were some of the best we enjoyed in... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ended our 2 week holiday in Sri Lanka with 1 night in this fantastic hotel. We were a family of 5 so took the Sun & Moon rooms, which were large and nicely decorated (as were the common areas) and had the benefit of outside terraces, plenty of hot water, breakfast was excellent, perfect location on Lighthouse Street and staff... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

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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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
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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