39 Galle Fort is a beautifully restored historic property seamlessly blending old world charm with modern comforts. This three bedroom villa, located within a 17th century UNESCO world heritage site, is perfect for travellers seeking space, privacy and a bit of nostalgia. Guests staying here can enjoy the warm, uniquely colonial luxe comforts with the iconic landmarks of Galle Fort in walking vicinity all around your central location.
- Air conditioned bedrooms
- Satellite TV
- DVD player
- Free Wi-Fi access
- In-room safe
- iPod dock
- Breakfast daily
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Fruit basket on arrival
- Villa manager
- Extra bed (not allowed)
- Grocery surcharge 10%
- Menu available
- Spa services
Book within 30 days before arrival and receive 15% off.
Book at least 120 days prior to arrival and receive 15% off the standard rate.
39 Galle Fort Living
39 Galle Fort’s expansive fan-cooled open-plan living areas lie beneath a soaring timber ceiling. Custom-made furniture – a striking complement of antiques and reproductions – harks back to the Dutch-colonial era, and injects the interiors with a heady historical atmosphere.
The living area has a vaulted ceiling with antique and custom made furniture dating back to the Dutch colonial era. The seating area has burgundy daybeds with a coffee table in the centre. The villa also has a mezzanine TV lounge for in-house entertainment.
The dining area comprises of an impressive 8-seater dining table alongside a fully equipped kitchen.
The semi-alfresco verandah with daybeds and planters chairs overlooking the garden is a great spot to read a book or relax with a drink. The courtyard garden is beautifully surrounded by tall palms and floral vines, perfect for an early morning yoga session, or just to relish in the peaceful oasis of the property irrespective of its amazing central locale.
39 Galle Fort Bedrooms
39 Galle Fort has three bedrooms, all with a queen-sized bed. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor and one bedroom upstairs on the first floor.
The master bedroom is the only bedroom located on up on the first floor. The room has a four-poster queen-sized bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 Queen Bed
The second bedroom is located on the ground floor next to the living room. This room has a queen-sized bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 Queen Bed
The third room is also located on the ground floor and features a queen-sized bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 Queen Bed
39 Galle Fort Layout
39 Galle Fort is a three-bedroom villa built over two levels. The ground floor includes the living and dining areas and two bedrooms. The upper floor houses the master bedroom which is accessed through a small reading room.
39 Galle Fort Staff
One of the greatest advantages of staying in a villa is the personalised service provided by dedicated staff. 39 Galle Fort staff will do their utmost to please with their warm and friendly Sri Lankan hospitality.
Although not always on site, the villa management team is also based in the fort and is on call throughout your stay. Responsible for the overall operation of the house, and for coordinating the staff and property, the management team will meet you on arrival and book local tours and excursions on your behalf.
You didn’t think you would be expected to clean while enjoying time off did you? All of our villas include housekeeping to tidy up the villa, arrange the laundry services, wash up and simply make sure you don’t lift a finger whilst on holiday with the family.
Butlers are on hand everyday to assist with serving during meal times and attend to other guest requirements throughout your stay.
39 Galle Fort’s friendly cook and full-time housekeeper is in charge of the market shopping and the preparation of your daily breakfast as well as all other meals as required.
39 Galle Fort Location
39 Galle Fort is in Galle Fort, Sri Lanka. This beautiful heritage home is at walking distance from many iconic attractions including British-era monuments, ochre-hued spice warehouses and interesting museums. Galle Fort itself is a world heritage site, almost 400 years old with lovely cobbled streets and fascinating architecture. There are numerous cafes, restaurants, boutiques and street shops to explore on foot around the villa. The beaches, lagoons and historic temples can be easily accessed from here by car at the front gate. 39 Galle Fort is located about two hours from the airport.
39 Galle Fort Bookings
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Need to Know
- Return airport transfers included for guests arriving / departing on the same flight*
- Minimum stay: Low Season: 2 nights, High Season: 2 nights, Peak Season: 7 nights
- Our rates include Government tax and services. Other websites add this on at the end of the booking!
- We offer the best rates online and offer a price guarantee to prove it!
- A deposit of 50% of the total amount must be paid at the time of booking
- Final payment is required 60 days prior to arrival
- Check-in time: 3pm – check-out time: 12pm
- Late check out until 6pm can be arranged at half the rental rate (subject to availability)
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