Galle Fort Hotel, Sri Lanka
Set in the heart of historic 17th Century Galle Fort, a UNESCO world heritage site, this boutique bolthole is a oasis of calm set amidst the action. With a delightfully peaceful atmosphere, charming Galle Fort Hotel is the perfect base to explore the surrounding area and take a step back into Sri Lanka’s historic past. The story behind this beautifully restored boutique hotel, is as long and vibrant as the island’s beautiful coastline. Originally a Merchant’s Mansion, the interior of this Dutch style villa perfectly compliments the hotel’s philosophy - a fine balance of history and luxury, authenticity and indulgence.
Galle Fort Hotel
Each of the twelve individually styled suites at Galle Fort Hotel have their own character and have been beautifully appointed with with elegant furnishings. Think dark teak, colonial style four poster beds with crisp white sheets, spacious high ceilings and shuttered windows allowing ample natural light in. If you are looking for the ultimate wow-factor, then opt for one of the two spacious Grand Apartment Suites, which occupy the entire top floor of the 400-year old wing - perfect for two couples travelling together or families. Each of the rooms are dotted around the central secluded pool and open out to the welcoming frangipani scented courtyard.
Drawing inspiration from the famous Spice Route, the hotel’s sublime Asian-fusion menu is bursting with succulent flavours and spices. Fresh produce and seafood are the main fare at the Galle Fort Hotel. The delicious lobster and king prawns with seasonal fresh vegetables are simply divine!
Step outside of Galle Fort Hotel and you will find yourself surrounded by historic grandeur in breathtaking landscapes. Spend your days wandering down the cobbled streets of the historic centre, marvel at the colonial architecture, visit the quaint boutiques and cafes and dine in some of the best restaurants Sri Lanka has to offer!
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