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Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
8,3 Excellent
Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4,3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 411 reviews
8,3

Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel Original Dutch Governors House is ideally positioned in peaceful surrounds in Unawatuna, a short drive from Galle and Hikkaduwa. It provides a gym, as well as a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool.

Thambapanni Retreat
Thambapanni Retreat
8,7 Excellent
Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4,1 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 220 reviews
8,7

Set within the scenic parkland of Unawatuna, Thambapanni Retreat provides comfortable accommodation and a wide range of facilities, including free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and 24-hour room service. It also offers a coffee bar, a car rental desk and a safe.

Amari Galle
Amari Galle
8,7 Excellent
523C, Colombo Road, Ginthota, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4,3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 512 reviews
8,7

Amari Galle - Level 1 Safe & Secure is located in Galle and offers free wireless internet. Guests also have exclusive access to the on-site Breeze Spa and FIT Centre.

Mango House
Mango House
9,3 Excellent
3 Leyn Baan Cross Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,1 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 162 reviews
9,3

Mango House is set in Galle and is close to local attractions, such as Galle International Stadium. It is also a five-minute walk from Galle Fort, Galle Lighthouse and the National Maritime Museum, and is close to many of the area's attractions.

Rampart View Guest House
Rampart View Guest House
8,0 Excellent
37, Rampart Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,4 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 202 reviews
8,0

Rampart View Guesthouse is located in Galle and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

The Fortress Resort & Spa
The Fortress Resort & Spa
8,8 Excellent
Matara Road, PO Box 126, Habaraduwa, Galle, Sri Lanka
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13,3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 109 reviews
8,8

Located in Koggala, The Fortress Resort & Spa is within a 5-minute drive of SLAF Koggala and offers a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an outdoor pool. It provides a gym, as well as an executive floor, a kids club and free Wi-Fi.

Jetwing Lighthouse
Jetwing Lighthouse
8,8 Excellent
433 A, Dadella, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2,5 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 123 reviews
8,8

Boasting a sauna, a Jacuzzi and outdoor tennis courts, Jetwing Lighthouse is located in Galle and offers comfortable accommodation. It features stylish rooms with private balconies overlooking the beach.

Khalids Guest House Galle
Khalids Guest House Galle
9,0 Excellent
102, Pedlar Street, Galle Fort, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,2 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 52 reviews
9,0

Khalid's Guest House provides 3-star accommodation in Galle. It also offers free Wi-Fi, bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception.

Number One Mirissa
Number One Mirissa
7,0 Good
Mirissa Beach, Galle, Sri Lanka
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28,2 km from city centre, Galle 
GoodBased on 59 reviews
7,0

Featuring a shuttle to SLAF Koggala, as well as free Wi-Fi, Number One Mirissa is a comfortable base in Mirissa. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, valet parking and an outdoor pool.

Mrs Wijenayake's Beach Haven Guest House
Mrs Wijenayake's Beach Haven Guest House
8,8 Excellent
65 Lighthouse St, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 317 reviews
8,8

This comfortable guest house in Galle offers free wireless internet, as well as an airport shuttle and luggage storage. It is also a short stroll from Galle Lighthouse and Galle Fort, and is close to many of the area's well-known attractions.

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Cheapest month:May
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Galle:R1 999/night
Absolute cheapest price found:R71/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Monday
R444 - R2 994
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R1 091 - R1 673
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Number One Mirissa
Number One Mirissa
7,0 Good
Mirissa Beach, Galle, Sri Lanka
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28,2 km from city centre,  

Featuring a shuttle to SLAF Koggala, as well as free Wi-Fi, Number One Mirissa is a comfortable base in Mirissa. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, valet parking and an outdoor pool.

R104
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Secret Palace House
Secret Palace House
8,6 Excellent
4/2, New Lane 2, Fort, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,3 km from city centre,  

Secret Palace Guest house is located in Galle and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

R252
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Rampart View Guest House
Rampart View Guest House
8,0 Excellent
37, Rampart Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,4 km from city centre,  

Rampart View Guesthouse is located in Galle and features free Wi-Fi. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

R385
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Mrs Wijenayake's Beach Haven Guest House
Mrs Wijenayake's Beach Haven Guest House
8,8 Excellent
65 Lighthouse St, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,3 km from city centre,  

This comfortable guest house in Galle offers free wireless internet, as well as an airport shuttle and luggage storage. It is also a short stroll from Galle Lighthouse and Galle Fort, and is close to many of the area's well-known attractions.

R489
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Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
8,3 Excellent
Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4,3 km from city centre,  

Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel Original Dutch Governors House is ideally positioned in peaceful surrounds in Unawatuna, a short drive from Galle and Hikkaduwa. It provides a gym, as well as a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool.

R533
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Mango House
Mango House
9,3 Excellent
3 Leyn Baan Cross Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1,1 km from city centre,  

Mango House is set in Galle and is close to local attractions, such as Galle International Stadium. It is also a five-minute walk from Galle Fort, Galle Lighthouse and the National Maritime Museum, and is close to many of the area's attractions.

R548
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Thambapanni Retreat
Thambapanni Retreat
8,7 Excellent
Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4,1 km from city centre,  

Set within the scenic parkland of Unawatuna, Thambapanni Retreat provides comfortable accommodation and a wide range of facilities, including free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and 24-hour room service. It also offers a coffee bar, a car rental desk and a safe.

R740
Avg. per night
Weligama Bay Resort
Weligama Bay Resort
8,3 Excellent
85 Gangarama Matara Road, Galle, Sri Lanka
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25,6 km from city centre,  

Weligama Bay Resort provides a sophisticated setting while in Weligama. It has a spa and wellness centre, as well as free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

R1 081
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Hotel prices in Galle

2 stars or below

R193 - R548

Main Reef Guest House

No. 1 most popular

R385
Avg. per night
Rampart View Guest House

No. 2 most popular

R385
Avg. per night
Vubu

Best value

Vubu
7,4 Good
R193
Avg. per night
3 stars

R104 - R1 288

Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
R533
Avg. per night
Thambapanni Retreat

No. 2 most popular

Thambapanni Retreat
8,7 Excellent
R740
Avg. per night
Number One Mirissa

Best value

R104
Avg. per night
4 stars and up

R1 081 - R2 577

Amari Galle

No. 1 most popular

Amari Galle
8,7 Excellent
R1 392
Avg. per night
The Fortress Resort & Spa

No. 2 most popular

R1 748
Avg. per night
Weligama Bay Resort

Best value

Weligama Bay Resort
8,3 Excellent
R1 081
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Galle

About Galle

Galle is a gem on Sri Lanka’s south-west coast. A living World Heritage Site, this fortified city is known for its exotic old port, grand museums, ancient mosques and imposing Dutch colonial architecture. Amble along its labyrinth of lanes passing by eclectic boutiques, chic cafes and quirky galleries.

Things to do

Fringed by the sparkling Indian Ocean, Galle Fort is located in the heart of the city. Built by the Portuguese in 1588, the fort is a delightful place to explore on foot, home to the whitewashed Meera Mosque, Old Dutch Hospital and Galle Lighthouse. For a greater appreciation of the fort and its hidden secrets, join a 90-minute walking tour and watch the sunset over Flag Rock, the most southerly point of Galle Fort.

Discover the pioneering history of Galle Fort at the National Maritime Museum. Established in 1656, the museum is housed in one of the region’s oldest buildings and showcases artefacts from the Dutch, British and Portuguese eras.

Find a unique souvenir of your time in Sri Lanka amongst Galle’s many antique and handicraft stores. One of the oldest shops in the area, Lihiniya is the perfect place to buy precious gems and handmade jewellery. For a taste of Galle’s fresh produce and fragrant street food, visit the 300-year-old Dutch Market.

Join a yoga class at the Sudharmalaya Temple, a welcoming and peaceful retreat on the western edge of Galle. The whitewashed temple is the centre Buddhism in Galle and features beautiful murals and a unique reclining Buddha statue.

Getting around

Galle is a scenic train, bus or car ride from Colombo. The town is best explored on foot. However, tuk-tuks are available if you need to get somewhere quickly. Local buses provide easy transport to the nearby cities of Matara, Hikkaduwa and Unawatuna.

Galle travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Galle?

    Main Reef Guest House, rated with a score of 9,0 from 113 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Galle. Other top stays include Amari Galle, with an average rating of 8,7 from 512 reviewers, and The Fortress Resort & Spa, with a score of 8,8 from 109 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Unawatuna Beach?

    Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House is a hotel near Unawatuna Beach that is popular with HotelsCombined users, scoring 8,3 across 412 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in Galle near Galle Fortress?

    For a good hotel near to Galle Fortress, consider Le Grand Galle by Asia Leisure - it is rated 9,4/10 from 555 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Galle cost?

    Hotels in Galle cost an average of R1 348/night, according to HotelsCombined data in the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Galle?

    HotelsCombined users have found cheap hotels in Galle starting from R133 per night in the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Galle tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Galle tonight starting as low as R104, rising to an average cost of R1 111, based on searches in the last 72 hours.