Galle Face, Colombo
Outstanding service and facilities, giving you the 5* experience
Our rating: Luxury | Property style: Hotel
The Galle Face Hotel is a splendid example of Victorian architecture and has been welcoming guests since 1864, located right on the sea front in the heart of Colombo. The Regency wing was recently added bringing top class levels of comfort and service to an already impressive array of services. The Chequerboard is an iconic setting for watching the sunset and a high tea or a cocktail at The Verandah is not to be missed. There is a poolside bar and Cuban style bar for dancing the night away. Other facilities include a gym, spa, museum and swimming pool.
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