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Fort Dew Guest House
Ranked #19 of 153 Galle B&B and Inns
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Reviewed January 13, 2014 via mobile

Clean place, nice big room, big bed with clean sheets, clean and big bathroom, quiet fan. The only negative: holes in the mosquito net. Nice restaurant with a lovely view. Recommended, would stay here again.

Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

Don't search anymore! This is THE place to stay in Galle.

Well located within the fort, everything you will want to see is at a walking distance.

They have an amazing roof top patio with an incredible view on the see and even better... On the sunset.

Rooms are clean and quiet.
But I still hadn't understand how to get hot water in the shower.

Lovely place to stay.

Stayed: January 2014, traveled with friends
Thank genguay
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Reviewed December 24, 2013

We had a room which over looked the grassy area where people play cricket and you can see the ocean. Small room but clean and had everything we needed. Very quiet at night too. We stayed for one night as we loved Galle and wanted to spend more time there. The rice and curry upstairs in the bar/restaurant was fantastic, beer was cold too which was a bonus. Staff we're super friendly and helpful. Great place to stay!

Room Tip: Room 2 has a lovely view
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  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Thefreedomtravellers
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Reviewed December 24, 2013

Found the hotel through the very helpful tourist office opposite the train station.Comfortable room with mosquito netting.Rooftop Restaurant with good food and good service.Nice sea view.Everything within walking distance.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Lham
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Reviewed December 6, 2013 via mobile

It's a lovely little guesthouse in the fort. Clean, bright and welcoming. We had a sea view room which was beutifull. There is a comfertable bed with a muskito net. The electric hot water device in the shower gives you a warm shower but with a very weak water flow, but this seems to be the standard in the coast area.
All in all, the best value in the area.

  • Stayed: December 2013
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Reviewed December 6, 2013

Fort Dew hotel is just opposite a small Buddha temple, with the fort walls and the ocean in the back. Had a great and clean room with balcony along the house. Great people watching! Nice roof top terrace with good food. Staff is very friendly. The neighbour car has babies.

Room Tip: Ask for a window to the street
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  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Fausta N
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Reviewed November 28, 2013

We spent one night here and enjoyed our stay. The rooms are clean and well decorated and there was a balcony to sit out on and watch the world go by. There is a restaurant on the top floor with good views across the walls of the fort. Everything inside the fort is within easy walking distance. Staff were very helpful and friendly. We didn't eat here but the menu looked reasonable.

Room Tip: All rooms looked good.
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  • Stayed: November 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Andy R
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Additional Information about Fort Dew Guest House

Address: No 22 Sri Sudharmalaya Rd, Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #19 of 153 B&Bs / Inns in Galle
Price Range: $55 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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