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Leynbaan Villa & Fish Spa

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Unexpected stay at this hotel since we were double booked elsewhere. We were not expecting to stay behind a fish spa and jewellery shop but we were pleasantly surprised and found this quite quaint! Staff were lovely and helped us with our air-con and shower problems (our own stupidity...) without any bother, and got up to let us in when... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Guesthouse in the heart of Galle Fort, so the location is great! It's cheap and it has all the basics but our room didn't have any window! The staff is nice but not very helpful. We asked a few questions like where to go swimming or where to rent a bike. They didn't know and didn't care. So if you... More 

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LeynBaanVilla, Owner at Leynbaan Villa & Fish Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comment ! We do have balcony rooms for different price,What you have selected is different category room,Normally our staffs are very friendly unfortunate to hear that they are not helpful and we will look into that,,,(10pm)Ten O'clock we close the Main Entrance for the Guest safety there is always someone in the reception for them to... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Very nice place and great people. Clean room, nice bathroom and a great balcony in a quiet area right in the fort district. And all this for a real fair price (about $15). I will definitely talk about it and strongly recommend it.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The Villa is actually at the top of a Jewelries store, we called ahead and made a booking with Shafa. He is very friendly and helpful. We got a room upstairs at the front. The room has a double bed with mosquito net and an attached toilet with hot water. The room and toilet is very tight, you can only... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We arrived after a full day of traveling, our room was nice and quiet with a big bed and place to store close. The price was very reasonable for Galle. There is an upstairs terrace over looking the street where you can sit and relax. The people running the jewelry store downstairs were very nice and helpful.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

$11 bucks for this in galle ft is a bargain. The man who runs the jewellers out the front is very friendly and helpful. The room we had is of good size, dresser , clothes horse . Big bed. But the mozzie met blocked the fan so we moved that as there wasn't many . The bathroom was clean and... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Stayed here one night, the room was super small. The bathroom was tiny! The bed was not at all comfortable. But the good thing is, it's a cheap place right inside Galle Fort, located very close to the fort wall and light tower so you can hang out the whole while and come back to sleep. The food in the... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

There is not something really special about this place, but it's just very good. The location is brilliant, the rooms very clean, bathroom clean, and staff is friendly. Very good value for money. And before I forget, the balcony was really nice. We had a very good stay here. And food wise, there is so much in the old fort,... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night and it was enough! The room was very small but really clean and had a nice atmosphere. The best thing about this place is the location. Its located really close to the light tower and the mosque (although Galle fort is not that big). Its an ok place to stay.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

The best points about this place was its bathroom and location. It's on Leynbann Street and is close to the mosque and Lighthouse, just 5 mins walk away. On the same street you'll find different places to eat and drink- overall it's a quaint neighbourhood. I especially like this place for its little touches- some racks to hang clothes, a... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Leynbaan Villa Leynbaan Street,Fort - Galle offers five clean and comfortable rooms with king-size beds, ensuite bathrooms and fans. Some of the rooms have air-conditioning,Few rooms with shared bathroom for long stays watch the sunset and have breakfast and dinner on a spacious roof-terraceTraditional srilankan meals are in our resturant down A/C -king-size beds-attached bathrooms-meals (breakfast / lunch / dinner) on request-took-took – service-airport - transfer-reliable and personalized service-pleasant rooftop sitting area-loundry facilities-night securityRoom Rates Deluxe AC Hot Water with breakfast Single USD 35Room Rates Deluxe Ac Hot Water with breakfast Double USD 40Standard Non AC Hot water with breakfast Single USD 27Standard Non AC Hot Water with breakfast Double USD 33Standard Non AC Balcony with breakfast Single USD29 (Normal Rates USD 36)Standard Non AC Balconey with breakfast Double USD34 (Normal Rates USD 42) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leynbaan Villa & Fish Spa

Address: 74, Leyn Baan Street,Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
Price Range: $17 - $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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