Galle Face Hotel

Galle Face Hotel

5 stars 

2 Galle Road, Colombo, Sri Lanka

ExcellentBased on 1,064 reviews


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About Galle Face Hotel

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Sri Lankas iconic historic hotel, the Galle Face Hotel, situated in the heart of Colombo along the seafront facing the famous Galle Face Green. No visit to Sri Lanka is complete without staying at thi...

Good to Know

Check-in time2:00 PM
Check-out time12:00 PM
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+94 112 541 010

Amenities at Galle Face Hotel

  • Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pool
  • Spa


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Fan
  • Cribs available
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Fruits
  • Garden view
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Hot tub
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Outdoor pool
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Express check-out
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Air-conditioned
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pants press
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Private beach
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Saltwater pool
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Elevator
  • Minibar
  • Shampoo
  • Pool bar
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Shower cap
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapter
  • Slippers
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Sofa bed
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Body soap
  • Bottle of water
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Telephone
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Toothbrush
  • City view
  • Trash cans
  • Coffee machine
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Conditioner
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Evening entertainment
  • Fitness center
  • Massage


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Spa
  • Beauty salon
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Reviews for Galle Face Hotel

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at Galle Face Hotel, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 1,064 reviews of Galle Face Hotel to date. Review data was last updated on julio 18, 2024.
Very goodBased on 1,064 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Great hotel in Colombo! (in 223 reviews)
Cons -
  • Beautiful old Colonial Hotel. (in 22 reviews)
  • "The history, and I had stayed there many, many years ago." (in 6 reviews)

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9.7 Wonderful
Best service I've had yet in Sri Lanka. Free upgrade to a junior sweet too. Staff were always eager to help. Classic Sri Lankan hospitality!!
10.0 Wonderful
manager was great. people are friendly.

Photos of Galle Face Hotel

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Explore Kollupitiya, Colombo

Galle Face Hotel is located at 2 Galle Road in the Kollupitiya neighborhood of Colombo. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on julio 18, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Galle Face Green0.3 mi
Gangaramaya Temple0.8 mi
Beira Lake0.8 mi
Bank of Ceylon Tower0.9 mi
Colombo World Trade Center0.9 mi
Dutch Hospital0.9 mi
Pettah Market1.1 mi
Khan Clock Tower1.2 mi
Viharamahadevi Park1.2 mi
National Museum of Colombo1.2 mi
National Art Gallery1.3 mi

FAQs when booking at Galle Face Hotel

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at Galle Face Hotel. FAQs were last updated on julio 18, 2024.
  • Is pricing at Galle Face Hotel comparable to 5 star hotels in Colombo?

    There is a 10% difference in the average nightly rate of 5 stars hotels in Colombo and the average nightly rate at Galle Face Hotel. The rate at Galle Face Hotel is just $121/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Colombo.

  • How close is Galle Face Hotel to the nearest airport, Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base Airport?

    There are 4.6 mi between the closest airport, Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base Airport, and Galle Face Hotel. The drive to the airport from the hotel should take you 0h 09m with a normal traffic flow. It’s important to take high traffic times into consideration, especially in metropolitan areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base Airport to Galle Face Hotel?

    Getting from Colombo Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base Airport to Galle Face Hotel can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $58/day in Colombo. Luckily, Galle Face Hotel has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Galle Face Hotel guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Colombo.

  • Is there a pool at Galle Face Hotel?

    Yes. Many people visiting Colombo look for a hotel with a pool. Galle Face Hotel has a pool on site that hotel guests may use, but be advised that hotels typically have rules in regards to pool usage.

  • What is the Galle Face Hotel phone number?

    For assistance regarding your reservation at Galle Face Hotel please call +94 112 541 010.

  • Does Galle Face Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Galle Face Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at Galle Face Hotel?

    Yes, there is a fitness center open to guests staying at Galle Face Hotel.

  • What is the check-out time at Galle Face Hotel?

    The standard check-out time at Galle Face Hotel is 12:00 PM. Guests can usually check-in from 2:00 PM. Special arrangements may be available if discussed with the front desk.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Galle Face Hotel, Colombo?

    Prices at Galle Face Hotel will vary depending on when you plan to stay and what room type you require. The average nightly room price recently has been $121, though some users have found rates as low as $89. To see prices for your dates, enter them in the form above.

  • Is there a restaurant at Galle Face Hotel?

    Yes - Galle Face Hotel does have a restaurant. If you’re more interested in drinking than eating, there’s a bar on-site too.

  • Does Galle Face Hotel have a laundry service?

    There’s a laundry service at Galle Face Hotel that can be used by guests. There are irons (and ironing boards) at the property too.

  • How far is Galle Face Hotel from Galle Face Green?

    Galle Face Green in Colombo is 0.3 mi away from Galle Face Hotel.

  • What is the cheapest month to stay at Galle Face Hotel?

    For the best chance to save money on your Galle Face Hotel reservation, consider staying in February, when prices are typically at their lowest ($14).

  • In what area of Colombo is Galle Face Hotel located?

    Galle Face Hotel is located within the Kollupitiya area of Colombo. Utilize the map on this page to understand where Galle Face Hotel is in relation to the rest of Colombo.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into Galle Face Hotel?

    Consider checking into Galle Face Hotel on Wednesday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of $132).

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