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Closenberg Hotel
Closenberg Hotel
NO 11. Megalle, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.3 mi from city centre, Galle 

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
Main Reef Guest House
9.0 Excellent
462/1, Galle Road, Wewala, Hikkaduwa, Galle, Sri Lanka
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9.9 mi from city centre, Galle 
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.

Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House
8.4 Excellent
Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2.6 mi from city centre, Galle 
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
Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent
523C, Colombo Road, Ginthota, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2.7 mi from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 637 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
Rockside Cabanas Hotel
9.3 Excellent
No. 668 Matara Road, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4.2 mi from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 229 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
Villa Rosa Blanca - White Rose
15/11 Mosque Lane, Galle, Sri Lanka
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0.5 mi from city centre, Galle 

Villa Rosa Blanca is situated in Galle and is close to the area's well-known attractions. Guests can also make use of free Wi-Fi.

The Fortress Resort & Spa
The Fortress Resort & Spa
8.9 Excellent
Matara Road, PO Box 126, Habaraduwa, Galle, Sri Lanka
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8.3 mi from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 148 reviews
8.9

Located in Koggala, The Fortress Resort & Spa is within a 5-minute drive of SLAF Koggala and offers a sauna, a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa
Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa
8.8 Excellent
Wella Devala Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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2.5 mi from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 217 reviews
8.8

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

Homestay 24
Homestay 24
9.5 Excellent
24/1, Kovila Mawatha, Dadalla, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2.2 mi from city centre, Galle 
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
Southern Comforts-Galle Fort
9.0 Excellent
62A/2, Light House Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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0.8 mi from city centre, Galle 
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:May
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Galle:$131/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$5/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Monday
$30 - $330
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$58 - $105
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Aditya Resort
Aditya Resort
9.7 Excellent
719/1, Galle Road, Devenigoda, Rathgama, Galle, Sri Lanka
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6.9 mi from city centre, Galle 

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
Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent
523C, Colombo Road, Ginthota, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2.7 mi from city centre, Galle 

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.

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Main Reef Guest House
Main Reef Guest House
9.0 Excellent
462/1, Galle Road, Wewala, Hikkaduwa, Galle, Sri Lanka
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9.9 mi from city centre, Galle 

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.

Cheapest hotels in Galle, Galle District

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Anara Villa
Anara Villa
9.2 Excellent
Talpe, Galle, Sri Lanka
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5.5 mi from city centre,  

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 a 24-hour reception, an airport shuttle and free Wi-Fi.

$12
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Anne's Maisonnette
Anne's Maisonnette
8.9 Excellent
29 A/ 19, Maitipe 1st Lane, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.8 mi from city centre,  

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

$12
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Peacock Wings Guest
Peacock Wings Guest
8.6 Excellent
Bandaramulla, Mirissa, Galle, Sri Lanka
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18.4 mi from city centre,  

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.

$12
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Ravana Ridge Polhena
Ravana Ridge Polhena
7.4 Good
124/A,Beach Road,Polhena,Matara, Galle, Sri Lanka
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22.1 mi from city centre,  

Vubu is located in Matara and features free wireless internet. It also provides bicycle rental, 24-hour room service and a tour desk.

$13
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Megabe Villa
Megabe Villa
9.2 Excellent
No:230/11A, Colombo Road, Mahamodara, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.1 mi from city centre,  

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

$15
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Homestay 24
Homestay 24
9.5 Excellent
24/1, Kovila Mawatha, Dadalla, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2.2 mi from city centre,  

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.

$16
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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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0.8 mi 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.

$17
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Full Moon Resort
Full Moon Resort
7.8 Good
Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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0.7 mi from city centre,  

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.

$21
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Hotel prices in Galle

2 stars and under

$26 - $52

Rampart View Guest House

#1 Most popular

$52
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Southern Comforts-Galle Fort

#2 Most popular

$31
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Main Reef Guest House

Best value

$26
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3 stars

$12 - $135

Number One Mirissa

#1 Most popular

$75
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Anara Villa

Best value

Anara Villa
9.2 Excellent
$12
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4 stars +

$35 - $261

Amari Galle

#1 Most popular

Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent
$76
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The Fortress Resort & Spa

#2 Most popular

$130
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The Horizon Hill Top Villa

Best value

$35
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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?

    637 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 148 reviews. Le Grand Galle by Asia Leisure could also be a good option, with a score of 9.4/10 from 578 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel near Unawatuna Beach?

    A good hotel close to Unawatuna Beach is Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa (rated 8.8/10 from 217 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 578 HotelsCombined reviews.