48 Lighthouse Street Overview
You can really feel history come to life at the beautiful 48 Lighthouse Street. Located within the historic Galle Fort in South Sri Lanka, the four-bedroom villa has been lovingly restored by the owners and houses fine antiques and offers a world of unique old-world charm. 48 Lighthouse Street has a fully stocked bar and an atmospheric library. But don’t worry – there’s also a sleek satellite TV and excellent WiFi connection at the villa to keep you grounded in the present day. Note that 48 Lighthouse Street can only accommodate guests over the age of 12.
Sleeps: 8 guests
- Air conditioned bedrooms
- Media room
- Satellite TV
- Free Wi-Fi access
- In-room safe
- iPod dock
- Breakfast daily
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Villa manager
- Extra bed (not available)
- Priced menu available
- Spa services
Last Minute & Early Bird Bookings
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48 Lighthouse Street
48 Lighthouse Street preserves the historic charm of Galle with rooms featuring curated antiques and original architecture just waiting to be photographed. The villa has a dedicated staff, including a personal chef, and a great location within minutes from the closest restaurants.
The formal living room has a towering 7-metre ceiling with a generous sofa and armchairs surrounded by beautiful antiques. You can also relax out on the covered terrace where you’ll find chic rattan seating.
The dining table overlooks the garden and can seat up to 10 guests. The table is flanked by a fully stocked bar with additional seating on high bar stools.
The media room houses a flatscreen TV with satellite channels and doubles as library, housing part of the owner’s personal book collection.
48 Lighthouse Street is hugged by a tropical garden which features a covered pavilion, making for a scenic alfresco lounge.
48 Lighthouse Street Bedrooms
48 Lighthouse Street has four bedrooms. Three rooms have king-sized beds and one room has two single beds.
The first bedroom has two single beds and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
2 Single Beds
The second bedroom has a four-poster bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed
The third bedroom has a four-poster bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed
The fourth bedroom has a four-poster bed and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed
48 Lighthouse Street Layout
48 Lighthouse Street maintains the look and feel of historic Galle Fort. There are plenty of common living areas to choose from, ranging from the living room to the media room, which also works as a library. In addition to the indoor living spaces, there’s also a covered pavilion in the garden. True to the building’s architectural integrity, the rooms have high ceilings and the floors are connected through ornately carved staircases.
48 Lighthouse Street Staff
Your stay in 48 Lighthouse Street is made enjoyable by the professional staff. 48 Lighthouse Street’s staff have been professionally trained and will do their utmost to please with their warm and friendly hospitality.
48 Lighthouse Street’s experienced and knowledgeable manager is responsible for the overall operation of the villa. The villa manager will oversee and coordinate the staff and property and assist you during your stay.
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 every day to assist with serving during meal times and attend to other guest requirements throughout your stay.
48 Lighthouse Street caters for light lunches and dinners and in the event something more substantial is required, there are numerous restaurants within a 5 minute walk of the house. We have arrangements with the Fortaleza and Fort Printers restaurants for our guests.
48 Lighthouse Street offers an amazing location right in the centre of the UNESCO protected Galle Fort in southern Sri Lanka. Galle Fort is a destination in and of itself, housing some of the most beautiful colonial architecture you’ll find anywhere on the planet. The villa’s location is also convenient thanks to the restaurants and cafes housed within a short walk. You can reach Dalawella Beach in a 15-minute drive. 48 Lighthouse Street is located about 2 hours and 20 minutes from the airport.
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Need to Know
- Minimum stay: Low Season: 3 nights, High Season: 5 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: 10.30am
- Late check out until 6pm can be arranged at half the rental rate (subject to availability)
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