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Fort Dew Guest House

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location is great and the view from the balconies outside the rooms and from upstairs in the eating area is nice (ocean). The room was clean and organised when I arrived but room service of clean towels and made beds, etc in between nights was not provided which was disappointing! Food was ok but only ate breakfast there. Manager was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Comfortable rooms with a great view of the fort walls. Some rooms have a private balcony. The rooftop restaurant serves good food and drinks at reasonable prices. It is a really pleasant place to chill in between exploring the area even if you are not staying at the guest house.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

A lovely run family business with exceptional staff. Our host Nish was a lovely chap who met us with a warm welcome and showed us our room with a balcony overlooking the fort with a view of the temple and sunset over the sea. (Stunning) The room was spotless, mosquitoe net provided, good air con and fan. Good shower room... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

We stayed in the Fort at a nearby hotel and our tuk tuk driver recommended this restaurant for supper ... We were not disappointed! Lovely setting looking out to sea .clean tidy and very friendly staff plus added bonus of a good tv so my husband could watch England v New Zealand cricket!! we had a Sri Lankan prawn curry... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Stayed with friends during GLF. Small family run hotel. Four rooms which make it ideal for a small group. Rooms are good. Good food. Away from the central Galle Fort area which makes for a more peaceful day, but close enough to walk to in 10 minutes. Food is good. Friendly and obliging staff. Great location overlooking the ramparts. Great... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

We only stayed for one night at Fort Dew, we had room number 1, it was spotlessly clean, and had a four poster double bed, which was pushed up against the wall on one side and covered by a mosquito net, a desk and chair, wardrobe, fan and AC. The bathroom was a wet room with shower, the water was... More 

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Kessel-Lo, Brabant, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

The rooftop restaurant is a refreshing place to recover after discovering the narrow streets of Galle. Breakfast (both European and sri lanka) was very good. The choice for lunch was rather limited; only few dishes of the extended menu could be prepared at the time we were there. Vegetable rice and noodles were very good. The front rooms on the... More 

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Shanghai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

I absolutely loved my 2 night stay and Fort Dew and would highly recommend this for solo travelers, couples and families with adolescent children. The rooms were spotless and well maintained with a superbly comfortable mattress and pillows. The second floor has 2 nicely appointed rooms that face the ramparts and on this balcony are comfortable, attractive chairs and sitting... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Helpful and friendly host, very nice clean rooms with attractive wooden furniture, good air-con and fan. Rooftop restaurant had good views over ramparts, and the best vegetarian food (rice and curries) we have ever had in India or Sri Lanka. You can watch kingfishers and bee-eaters in the surrounding trees, people strolling on the ramparts or playing cricket, and prayer-time... More 

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Montreuil-sur-Mer, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Big bedroom, comfortable bed, large and clean bathroom. On the 2nd floor, restaurant with beatiful views over the green and the remparts, and the temple. Wonderful cook, Siri, he will serve you very good rice and Curry and lots of other dishes. The manager is very friendly, always there to help. I stayed 6 days and had a wonderful time.... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about Fort Dew Guest House

Address: No:22, Sri Sudharmalaya Rd, Fort, Galle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
Price Range: $76 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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