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    Galle Face Hotel Colombo

    No. 2, Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka
    011 94 11 2 541010
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    1 - 5 of 2,644 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is a beautifully restored hotel, incorporating many modern comforts. I was only there for one night, and had a very early start the next day, so no time to sample breakfast, although the hotel staff did, on request, provide us with a breakfast box...More

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    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    What a great grand historical hotel. It sits right on the ocean with big open verandas to sit out on and gaze at the water with the sound of waves crashing. We were only here for one night but loved everything about the place. Our...More

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    Response from Deni D, General Manager at Galle Face Hotel ColomboResponded 12 May 2017

    Thank you for choosing The Galle Face Hotel for your most recent visit to Colombo and for taking the time to give us such a great review score! Reviews such as this really do help future guest's envision what an experience at the property promises....More

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    If you enjoy experiencing period hotels of very high standard, you will like this place. A classic old-world British Empire hotel. Food, pool and bar are all excellent and the view from a room overlooking the sea is very relaxing. Gentle sea breezes and the...More

    Thank nobryan
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This beautiful old Hotel with all its charm. Great pool area. Breakfast amazing overlooking the ocean. So much choice! The staff were very attentive. Rooms were large and well appointed. We experienced a very noisy Neighbour and this situation was handled without fuss efficiently and...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Situated on the sea (there are no sandy beaches) this old dump is resting on on its laurels. We had a ‘premium’ suite that wreaked of sewer gas. The constant honking from the adjacent traffic circle left us sleepless. Their spa was under renovation, wished...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • USD 124 - USD 404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Colombo
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Colombo
    • #5 Luxury Hotel in Colombo
    • #7 Family Hotel in Colombo
    • #8 Business Hotel in Colombo
    • #8 Romantic Hotel in Colombo
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    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 156
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    Helen L
    1 November 2017|
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    Response from Deni D | Property representative |
    Hello Helen, Both room categories are granted access to our executive lounge. Yours Sincerely, Deni Ohlsen-Dukic
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from Deni D | Property representative |
    Hello! Thank you for writing to us! Do let me know what your preferences are and I will be able to suggest a good fit for you. I would however recommend our premier rooms or oceanic junior suites which offer views of the... More
    anil m
    1 October 2017|
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    Response from Deni D | Property representative |
    Hello and thank you for writing to us! The Galle Face Hotel was restored back to it's former glory in 2015 and offers a novel stay in a 153 year old colonial hotel whilst offering all the necessities required by any modern... More
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    "Insist on a room facing the sea, not the main road, or overlooking the car park!"
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    "Rooms with a Balcony are to be cherished. Stayed in room # 2053"
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    "We got a room with a veranda looking out over the Indian ocean. it had deck chairs and a table and lounge..."
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    "a sea view!!!"
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