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Galle Face Hotel

5-star Hotel with Private beach

5 stars

2 Galle Road, Colombo

+94 112 541 010
Very good

based on 990 reviews

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About Galle Face Hotel, Colombo

Value for money
Situated in Colombo, Galle Face Hotel offers elegant 4-star accommodation, as well as a private beach, a saltwater swimming pool and a Jacuzzi. It provides ocean views and complimentary Wi-Fi. This modern hotel offers a sauna, a coffee bar and 24-hour room service. Guests have access to express check-in/check-out, 24-hour reception and a meeting room. Rooms are air-conditioned and feature top-of-the-range amenities such as a mini bar and movies-on-demand. They provide a private bathroom, bottled water and a seating area. Guests staying at Galle Face Hotel can enjoy a unique dining experience at the on-site restaurant, conveniently based for those who want to stay nearby when looking for a bite to eat. Those looking to unwind with a drink can do so in the in-house bar. After settling in to their room, guests can explore the local area with use of Slave Island Railway Station, which is a brief walk from the hotel. It is also within walking distance of Prime Minister's House, Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology and Visumpaya.

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Standard Rooms - Park view


$161 totalPriceline
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Superior Rooms - Lake view
1 double bed

1 double bed



$106 totalPriceline
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Premier Rooms - City view


$235 totalBooking.com
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Classic Rooms - Skyline view


$323 totalmomondo
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Double Rooms - River view
1 queen bed

1 queen bed



$119 totalroomsXXL
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King Rooms - Panoramic view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$246 totalPriceline
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Queen Rooms - Water view
1 queen bed

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$187 totalmomondo
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Other Rooms - Lake view
2 twin beds

2 twin beds



$297 totalPriceline
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Valet parking


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Fruits
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table


  • Executive lounge access
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Storage available
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • City view

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Walk-in shower

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna

Accessibility and suitability

  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Private beach
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Valet parking


  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Evening entertainment
  • Beauty salon

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Galle Face Hotel

Attractions in Colombo, Sri Lanka curated by momondo

Galle Face Hotel location: 2 Galle Road, Colombo

Top 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

Restaurants and Cafés

The Verandah0.0 mi
Travellers' Bar0.0 mi
In on the Green0.0 mi
Fire Beach0.0 mi
1864 Limited Edition0.0 mi
A Minute by Tuk Tuk Colombo0.5 mi
SUNSETBLU - Hilton Colombo0.6 mi
Hilton Colombo Oktoberfest Special Events0.6 mi
Graze Kitchen - Colombo0.7 mi

Galle Face Hotel Reviews

Very goodBased on 990 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)

Galle Face Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Galle Face Hotel compare to other 5 star hotels in Colombo?

    5 star hotels in Colombo typically cost $144/night, but Galle Face Hotel is typically available for $138/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • How far is Galle Face Hotel from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl?

    Drive distance from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl to Galle Face Hotel and vice versa is 18.2 mi and the overall drive time is about 54min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Galle Face Hotel from Colombo Bandaranaike Intl?

    With parking available at Galle Face Hotel, you could always rent a car for as low as $25/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Colombo. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Galle Face Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Colombo Bandaranaike Intl.

  • Are there food options at Galle Face Hotel?

    Galle Face Hotel does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Galle Face Hotel at +94 112 541 010. If you are staying at Galle Face Hotel, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Does Galle Face Hotel have a pool?

    Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Colombo specifically look for hotels with a pool. Galle Face Hotel may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • How close is Galle Face Hotel to Colombo city center?

    The city center nearest to Galle Face Hotel is Colombo, which is 0.8 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Colombo World Trade Center, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • What is the phone number for Galle Face Hotel?

    For assistance from an employee 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 available to guests at Galle Face Hotel?

    There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Galle Face Hotel. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

  • What time is check-out for Galle Face Hotel?

    12:00 PM is the check-out time at Galle Face Hotel. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • How much is a room at Galle Face Hotel?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Galle Face Hotel at the moment between $101 and $157 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Is there laundry service in Galle Face Hotel?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests. An iron and an ironing board will also be provided. You can ask for them at the front desk if they are not available in the room.

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