The Colonial Galle, Sri Lanka
A colonial 8 bedroom villa set on a hillock with lush gardens, beautiful courtyards and a sparkling pool walking distance to the delights of Galle fort
Wake up to the sweet scent of frangipani, stroll the two tropical gardens while befriending the songbirds around.
The turquoise pool shaded by the frangipani trees is a great place to cool off or take it easy on the poolside loungers.
Dating back to the 19th century, this villa is a brilliant example of restoration well done - the old world architecture has been cleverly synced with modern creature comforts. Here's a view of the comfortable lounge area.
Interesting artworks colour the walls of the villa
The beautiful gardens, verandahs and courtyards are really the soul of the villa
The colonial style air-conditioned deluxe bedroom opens up to an airy verandah and has a charming four poster bed, vintage writing set up and features a delightful outdoor bathroom
The sprawled out suite, cooled by the fan and sea breeze, has a beautiful period four poster bed, a private sitting area, library and indoor outdoor bathrooms
Browse through several interesting historical books that line the walls of the library cum sitting area in the suite
This deluxe room opens onto the main verandah and garden that overlooks the swimming pool.
This standard bedroom opens up to the garden and offers soothing views of the ocean as well as of the harbour
The contemporary ensuite bathroom of the standard room has twin sinks
This standard bedroom opens up to the garden and offers gorgeous views of the harbour!
The ensuite cool contemporary bathroom of the standard bedroom
Enjoy soothing views of the ocean and harbour from some of the rooms and balconies
Sample gourmet food, both local flavours as well pan Asian, Mediterranean and Continental, prepared using the freshest of ingredients
You can enjoy your meals out in the alfresco courtyard, verandah or garden too
A view of what tea time could look like
From lip smacking barbecued food to grilled favourites, enjoy all of these with drinks of your choice or if you’re in the mood to experiment, one of the in-house cocktails!
Another view of the courtyard in the villa