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Closenberg Hotel

1.3 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Closenberg Hotel offers a comfortable setting when in Galle. It also provides 24-hour room service, a coffee bar and an outdoor pool.

Main Reef Guest House
9.0 Excellent

9.9 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

ExcellentBased on 123 reviews
9.0

Main Reef Guest House is located in Hikkaduwa and provides free Wi-Fi. It also offers 24-hour room service, a coffee bar and an airport shuttle.

ExcellentBased on 479 reviews
8.4

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 spa and wellness centre, as well as a kids pool, a swimming pool and free Wi-Fi.

Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent

2.7 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

ExcellentBased on 626 reviews
8.7

Amari Galle Sri Lanka is located in Galle and offers free wireless internet. Guests also have exclusive access to the on-site Breeze Spa and FIT Centre.

Rockside Cabanas Hotel
9.3 Excellent

4.2 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

ExcellentBased on 226 reviews
9.3

Rockside Cabanas Hotel is ideally positioned in peaceful surrounds in Unawatuna, a short car ride from Galle Fort, Galle International Stadium and the National Maritime Museum. It also provides a laundry service and free Wi-Fi.

Villa Rosa Blanca - White Rose

0.5 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

This comfortable bed & breakfast in Galle offers free wireless internet, as well as a laundry service and a 24-hour reception. It is located a short stroll from St. Mary's Cathedral.

The Fortress Resort & Spa
8.9 Excellent

8.3 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

ExcellentBased on 146 reviews
8.9

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 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa
8.9 Excellent

0.8 mi from city centre, Unawatuna Show on map

ExcellentBased on 207 reviews
8.9

Situated in Unawatuna, Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa is a short drive from Galle and provides free Wi-Fi, a private beach and an outdoor pool. It offers 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Homestay 24
9.5 Excellent

2.1 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

ExcellentBased on 76 reviews
9.5

This comfortable guest house in Galle offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a swimming pool and a 24-hour reception. It is a 10-minute drive from Galle Fort and provides free private parking on site.

Southern Comforts-Galle Fort
9.0 Excellent

0.8 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

ExcellentBased on 196 reviews
9.0

Southern Comforts - Galle Fort provides a comfortable setting while in Galle. Guests can also enjoy free internet throughout the property.

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Cheapest month:April
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Galle:$135/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$8/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Friday
$18 - $375
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$49 - $110
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Aditya Resort
9.7 Excellent

6.9 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Guests of this contemporary hotel will appreciate the seclusion of its private beach and on-site spa and wellness centre, all located a short car ride from the centre of Hikkaduwa. It has a gym, as well as an outdoor pool, a sun deck and free Wi-Fi.

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Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent

2.7 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Amari Galle Sri Lanka is located in Galle and offers free wireless internet. Guests also have exclusive access to the on-site Breeze Spa and FIT Centre.

3
Main Reef Guest House
9.0 Excellent

9.9 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Main Reef Guest House is located in Hikkaduwa and provides free Wi-Fi. It also offers 24-hour room service, a coffee bar and an airport shuttle.

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Anara Villa
9.2 Excellent

5.5 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Anara Villa is ideally positioned in a peaceful setting in Talpe, just a short car trip from Galle Lighthouse, Galle Fort and Galle International Stadium. It also offers luggage storage, an airport shuttle and free Wi-Fi.

$8
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Megabe Villa
9.1 Excellent

1.1 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Megabe Villa provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Galle. It also offers a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

$10
Avg. per night
Ravana Ridge Polhena
7.4 Good

22.1 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Vubu is a good-value guest house located a short car ride from Weligama. It also provides a tour desk, 24-hour room service and luggage storage.

$13
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Secret Palace House
8.6 Excellent

0.8 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

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.

$15
Avg. per night
Anne's Maisonnette
8.9 Excellent

1.8 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

Anne's Maisonnette provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Galle. It also features an outdoor pool, laundry facilities and luggage storage.

$16
Avg. per night
Homestay 24
9.5 Excellent

2.1 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

This comfortable guest house in Galle offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a swimming pool and a 24-hour reception. It is a 10-minute drive from Galle Fort and provides free private parking on site.

$18
Avg. per night
Peacock Wings Guest House
8.6 Excellent

18.4 mi from city centre, Galle Show on map

This peaceful guest house in Mirissa offers free Wi-Fi, as well as bicycle rental and 24-hour room service. It also provides luggage storage, a tour desk and an airport shuttle.

$18
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Full Moon Resort
7.8 Good

0.7 mi from city centre, Unawatuna Show on map

Situated in Unawatuna, Full Moon Resort is a short drive from Galle and offers free Wi-Fi, a coffee bar and a private beach. It also features laundry facilities, 24-hour room service and a safe.

$19
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Hotel prices in Galle

2 stars and under

$21 - $46

#1 Most popular

$46
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#2 Most popular

$31
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Best value

$21
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3 stars

$8 - $121

#1 Most popular

$75
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Best value

Anara Villa
9.2 Excellent
$8
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4 stars +

$45 - $676

#1 Most popular

Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent
$95
Avg. per night

#2 Most popular

$145
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Best value

$45
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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?

    626 reviews rated Amari Galle with an average score of 8.7/10. It may also be worth looking into the The Fortress Resort & Spa, which received a rating of 8.9/10 from 146 reviews. Le Grand Galle by Asia Leisure could also be a good option, with a score of 9.4/10 from 571 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Unawatuna Beach?

    A good hotel close to Unawatuna Beach is Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa (rated 8.9/10 from 207 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 571 HotelsCombined reviews.