We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
07/02/2017 07/03/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Galle Fort Hotel

    28 Church Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    07/02/2017 07/03/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveler (276)
          Room & Suite (69)
          Pool & Beach (29)
          The Fort Bazaar
          178 reviews
          #1 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Jetwing Lighthouse
          1,711 reviews
          #3 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Tamarind Hill by Asia Leisure
          638 reviews
          #2 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Deco On 44
          467 reviews
          #5 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Overview
          • Excellent58%
          • Very good30%
          • Average9%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travelers talk about
          “loft suite” (30 reviews)
          “garden room” (21 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Dry Cleaning
          5.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          The Fort Bazaar
          178 reviews
          #1 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Jetwing Lighthouse
          1,711 reviews
          #3 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Tamarind Hill by Asia Leisure
          638 reviews
          #2 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Deco On 44
          467 reviews
          #5 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          Jul 2Jul 3
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Galle hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8acd6a1547234a0f89b6e1234172405a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":556080,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"8acd6a1547234a0f89b6e1234172405a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Galle Fort Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjhhY2Q2YTE1NDcyMzRhMGY4OWI2ZTEyMzQxNzI0MDVhIiwiQUlLIjoiNDgxODkyNTY3ZjU3NDg5NGJmY2I5YWU1Mjg1ZWE3ZjUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/02/2017", "checkOut": "07/03/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (515)
          Traveler rating
          Traveler type
          Time of year
          Language
          • More languages
          There are newer reviews for Galle Fort Hotel See the most recent reviews

          11 - 15 of 515 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The 2 nights stay was generally good with nice '2level' room, very nice spruced up heritage property which touches of old and new juxtapose with gentle garden setting and the quiet old street of Galle. minor things to get more personalized service to the room;...More

          Thank lawc22
          Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear lawc22, Thank you very much for your candid review and in particular for mentioning you felt the Sri Lankan sweet meats in your room were not fresh and the teabags were not topped up during your stay. Minor things as you say but they...More

          Reviewed May 12, 2017

          Best rotti we tasted during our holidays. The menu is simple and the chef is a genius! Prices were reasonable for the food but a bit pricey for the drinks. Service was ok but we did feel at some point that the place was understaffed....More

          Thank MaViDouk
          Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded May 13, 2017

          Dear MaViDouk, We are very pleased to receive your review and its wonderful feedback to learn that our roti has a great taste. The shop has only been operating for a short time and is already gaining notoriety. We must obviously have sufficient staff on...More

          Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

          Pickup arranged by the hotel : No assistance with luggage and no bottled water offered despite costing 13,500LKR Check in: We checked in after midnight, there was no check in process but ushered into Loft Suite 3 quickly with no introduction to the room etc...More

          1  Thank PatrickTH2013
          Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded May 13, 2017

          Dear PatrickTH2013, Many thanks for your review and feedback after your 2 night stay in the hotel. We outsource all our transfers and after relaying the lack of assistance offered to you at the airport the company appreciate the comment but regrets he incident. You...More

          Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

          This is a beautifully renovated old Dutch building. It is comfortable, luxurious and the service was excellent. From the introduction by the hotel manager to the attention of the staff I would highly recommend this place. Rooms were spacious and clean, the pool was wonderful...More

          Thank Gloria575
          Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded May 8, 2017

          Dear Gloria575, It was a pleasure having you stay with us and I am most grateful for your review. Thank you for mentioning that the hotel was comfortable, luxurious and the service excellent. I will have our IT people check the strength of the WIFI...More

          Reviewed May 4, 2017

          My husband and I spent 6 wonderful days in Galle Fort Hotel last week, and were absolutely delighted with our choice. We quickly became accustomed to our leisurely breakfasts on the balcony overlooking the pool, lunch on the shady front verandah, followed by a dip...More

          Thank Sarah G
          Response from David_El456, General Manager at Galle Fort HotelResponded May 6, 2017

          Dear Sarah G, Thank you so much for your generous and candid review and it was an absolute pleasure to meet both you and Philippe. I am very pleased you enjoyed your 6 day stay with us and had time to soak up the colonial...More

          The Fort Bazaar
          178 reviews
          #1 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Jetwing Lighthouse
          1,711 reviews
          #3 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Tamarind Hill by Asia Leisure
          638 reviews
          #2 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          Deco On 44
          467 reviews
          #5 of 23 hotels in Galle
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • $175 - $587 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Family Hotel in Galle
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Galle
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Agoda, Cancelon, Hotwire, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets, Ctrip TA and Priceline so you can book your Galle Fort Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Sri Lanka >
          • Southern Province >
          • Galle District >
          • Galle
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveler (276)
          Room & Suite (69)
          Pool & Beach (29)
          Dining (23)
          Hotel & Grounds (181)
          Bathroom (2)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          The Fort Bazaar
          178 reviews
          .02 miles away
           
          Deco On 44
          467 reviews
          .06 miles away
           
          Millennium Resort & Gems
          72 reviews
          .12 miles away
           
          The Bartizan
          6 reviews
          .13 miles away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Chambers Restaurant
          451 reviews
          .03 miles away
          Lucky Fort Restaurant
          1,285 reviews
          .10 miles away
          The Original Rocket Burger
          606 reviews
          .07 miles away
          Pedlar's Inn Cafe
          945 reviews
          .08 miles away
          Nearby Attractions
          Dutch Reformed Church
          322 reviews
          .11 miles away
          Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct
          166 reviews
          .13 miles away
          Clock Tower
          160 reviews
          .13 miles away
          All Saints Anglican Church
          104 reviews
          .10 miles away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Dam06969
          Where is the beach location, in comparison to this hotel?
          April 26, 2017|
          Answer Show all 5 answers
          Response from David_El456 | Property representative |
          If you head to the end of Church Street and turn left into Rampart street you will see the Lighthouse. Either side of the Lighthouse are beaches. They are approximately 10minute walk from the hotel.
          0
          Votes
          Sheel P
          How many rooms does this hotel have?
          April 13, 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from David_El456 | Property representative |
          Hello! We have 13 rooms in the hotel. Kind regards, David
          0
          Votes
          Sheel P
          How many rooms does this hotel have?
          April 13, 2017|
          Answer Show all 2 answers
          Response from GlobetrotterTwo | Reviewed this property |
          30 or so
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "Perhaps garden rooms better?"
          Read review
          "This is really based on individual choices - we prefer the heritage rooms - hence the Porcelain Suite"
          Read review
          "The loft suites offer two level living, with a very quiet bedroom overhead and living facilities downstairs."
          Read review
          "Upper floors may have a better view"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing