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Galle Face Hotel Colombo

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No. 2, Galle Road, Colombo Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

Went to Galle Face for a drink at the new King of the Mambo. It was Ladies night on Tuesday. They had great drinks: all free and free chocolates. Great music. Great service by Anton & David. Great views and amazing atmosphere. Highly recommend it.

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Kishara S
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This hotel is significant not only for its location but also its place in history. The museum will boast of Prince Philip's car and also a listing of renewed personalities around the world who have walked and stayed inside its walls. I visited to attend...More

Date of stay: August 2018
5  Thank k B
Response from Team_GFH, Guest Relations at Galle Face Hotel ColomboResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you every so much for taking the timeout to give us such a delightful review from your recent stay at The Galle Face Hotel. We love hearing back from our guests as it gives us great insight into how we are doing as a...More

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Very nice hotel by the Indian ocean. We stayed at the premier room with an angle view of the ocean. Breakfast was excellent with the full view of the ocean. Breakfast had traditional and western food items. Room was clean and spacious.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank JP211
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great location but an old style colonial setting was not to my liking. Wooden floors and thin walls mean you can hear everything in the rooms. Poor buffet breakfast.... If you asked for any of the deli meats from your waiter you would get 1...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank B8633ZCpaulh
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a very pleasant stay. The team is very helpful and friendly. We’d like to extend our thanks to Emmanuel from the concierge as well as and the entire spa team for their professionalism, their kindness and their dedication for helping us having the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Description
Presented proudly as Sri Lanka's iconic and historic hotel, Galle Face Hotel is located in heart of Colombo City, along the seafront and facing the famous Galle Face Green.The hotel has 158 well-appointed rooms and More suites, with some offering excellent views across the Indian ocean and the fascinating view of evening sunset.There are three restaurants, a gym, spa and unique saltwater swimming pool, overlooking the seafront. Guests here will be convenient as the hotel offers close access to many of the business district,historic cultural sites and landmarks in Colombo, as well nearby shopping. The hotel is a 45-60min journey from the airport.Guests seeking a glimpse of Colombo's history will enjoy the charm of The Galle Face Hotel with its unique, unaltered setting since 1864. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Family
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Spa
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Romantic
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Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
156
Price range
USD 133 - USD 293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Family
,
Spa
,
Romantic
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
156
Price range
USD 133 - USD 293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Colombo
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Pool & Beach (218)
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Family and Play Areas (10)
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YorkParent
21 January 2019|
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Response from meegadee | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure I’m sorry. They have a day spa but whether hairdressing is part of that, you’d have to ask. You could always get one to come to you if they don’t offer that service. They may even suggest someone, they’re very... More
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rachaelOz
26 November 2018|
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Response from gallefacehotelcmb | Property representative |
Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you very much for considering Galle Face Hotel. We can indeed accommodate 2 adults and 2 children in our Premier Balcony room which also adds to the view. With regard to the Long Room, only adults... More
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RonandLin
29 October 2018|
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Response from Rogheathertrips | Reviewed this property |
Their breakfast buffet is one of the best .... great setting and ocean views too 😊
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Room Tips
"Junior suites are large and spacious. Some rooms have great ocean views"
Terry123L
1 week ago
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"With some of sea view rooms the long bar and buffet food was included"
X5388XEkeithh
1 week ago
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"Essentially, all rooms are ocean view, but some have balconies."
orders2016
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"Although the building was old, but everything was clean and nice."
sadeghjam
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