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Galle Face Hotel
2, Galle Road, Kollupitiya, 00100 Colombo, Sri Lanka – Excellent location - show map
Excellent location — rated 9.4/10! (score from 638 reviews)
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This iconic and colonial-style hotel, built in 1864, boasts a spa and a saltwater pool with sun loungers that faces the vast Indian Ocean.
Fitted with wooden flooring, most rooms at Galle Face Hotel offer views of the Indian Ocean, Galle Face Green or Colombo City. They are equipped with a TV and a private bathroom with a hairdryer. A minibar and a personal safe are included.
Guests can enjoy a relaxing massage at the spa or work out at the gym. Galle Face Hotel also provides a business centre.
Located in the heart of Colombo City, Galle Face Hotel is a 15-minute drive from Odel Shopping Mall and just 22.4 miles from Colombo International Airport.
Local and international dining options can be enjoyed at the hotel's 2 on-site restaurants, Verandah and 1864. For a drink, guests can head to the bar.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.
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- Do you serve food made with pork for high tea?Thank you for taking the time to write to us with your valuable inquiry, Unfortunately we don't serve any pork items for high teaAnswered on 18 March 2021
- Hi, are your gym and pool areas open for guests?Dear Partner Thank you for the message currently the gum & the pool is open for all in-house guest Regards Revenue Manager Galle Face HotelAnswered on 14 January 2022
- Hi there- is the airport shuttle included in the price? How early is the first shuttle to the airport?Dear Partner Greetings Thank you for reaching out to on the above our Airport transfers cost will be US$ 71.00 for one-way transfer for maximum 03 p..Answered on 23 January 2022
- Hi I hope staying with you next July. Which hotel room accommodates 3 adults ( we are travelling with our 16 yr old daughter) thank youDear partner Yes the premier balcony can accommodate 03 adults Regards Reservations TeamAnswered on 30 December 2021
- Hi do you have interconnecting family rooms?Yes we have interconnecting rooms in Landmark category.Answered on 7 May 2022
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Cuisine: American, Chinese, Indian, Local
Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, High tea
King of the Mambo - Cuban Restaurant
Open for: Dinner, Cocktail hour
Open for: Dinner
Most popular facilities
From 14:00 hours
Until 12:00 hours
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and beds
Children of any age are welcome.
To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.
Cot and extra bed policies
Cot upon request
Extra bed upon request
|US$20 per person, per night|
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.
All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There is no age requirement for check-in
Pets are not allowed.
Galle Face Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
FAQs about Galle Face Hotel
The nearest beach is just 50 yards from Galle Face Hotel.
Galle Face Hotel is 0.9 miles from the centre of Colombo.
The prices at Galle Face Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.
Check-in at Galle Face Hotel is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.
Room options at Galle Face Hotel include:
Galle Face Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):
- Fitness centre
- Evening entertainment
- Spa/wellness packages
- Spa facilities
- Hand massage
- Live music/performance
- Couples massage
- Swimming Pool
- Themed dinner nights
- Neck massage
- Private beach area
- Full body massage
- Head massage
- Back massage
- Foot massage
Galle Face Hotel has 3 restaurants:
- King of the Mambo - Cuban Restaurant
- Verandah Restaurant
- The 1864
From the nearest airport, you can get to Galle Face Hotel by:
- Car 55min
Guests staying at Galle Face Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- Full English/Irish
Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.