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The Sun House

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

What a gem! Our first visit to Galle and the pictures of The Sun House quickly made our decision on where to stay - just so gorgeous! This charming hotel, once home to a cinnamon plantation owner, is perfect. On our arrival the wonderful staff...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old house, excellent food, and staff. After spending time in Galle, this house was wonderful to return to. It is a little way out of town which is s good thing . Small swimming pool ok for cooling down

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Hotel in a beautiful villa on a hill 5 mins tuk tuk outside Galle Fort. Food excellent, both breakfast and dinner. Very stylish. Not super high end, but charming and elegant and much more character than a big hotel.

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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Sun House is a beautiful haven uphill from the bustle of Galle Fort, but still within walkable distance.. Outstanding are the public rooms and the garden leading down to a small but welcome pool. The lounge manages to be atmospheric and comfortable in a way...More

Thank Harper85
Reviewed February 26, 2018

My partner and I arrived at The Sun House after a long and hectic day of bussing from Tangalle. We were welcomed with smiles and refreshing juice in the late afternoon, and checked into our room, called Ariyala. It was a wonderful stroll through the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$149 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Galle
#9 Luxury Hotel in Galle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$149 - $214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Galle
#9 Luxury Hotel in Galle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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November 14, 2017|
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We stayed here in a large group and pretty much took all the rooms. All rooms have air conditioning (except the largest and most beautiful room on the second floor) and the wifi is quite good, much better than other, more... More
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"Do not take the room near bar and kitchen. Take room near common living room"
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"Find another hotel"
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"As we were there for 5 days having a slightly bigger room helped."
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"Try an Arrack Sours at the bar. The Sri Lankan breakfast (curry) is enough to last the whole day."
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