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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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16.0 km 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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4.3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 478 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.

Kikili House
Kikili House
32 Lower Dickson Road, Galle, Sri Lanka
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0.2 km from city centre, Galle 

Located in Galle, Kikili House is within a 30-minute drive of SLAF Koggala and offers a swimming pool. Guests can also enjoy free internet access in all areas.

Thaproban Pavilion Waves Unawatuna
Thaproban Pavilion Waves Unawatuna
8.6 Excellent
Wella Devala Road, Unawatuna, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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4.0 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 408 reviews
8.6

Conveniently situated and offering a swimming pool, this comfortable resort is an easy drive from Galle. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Rockside Cabanas Hotel
Rockside Cabanas Hotel
9.3 Excellent
No. 668 Matara Road, Galle, Sri Lanka
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6.7 km 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.

Amari Galle
Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent
523C, Colombo Road, Ginthota, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4.3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 633 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.

Secret Garden Fort
Secret Garden Fort
8.5 Excellent
66 Pedlar Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.2 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 548 reviews
8.5

This comfortable hotel in Galle offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature. It is also a short stroll from Galle Fort, the National Maritime Museum and Galle Lighthouse, and is close to many of the area's popular attractions.

Kk Beach
Kk Beach
9.4 Excellent
Matara Road, Habaraduwa, Sri Lanka
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10.3 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 46 reviews
9.4

Conveniently situated and featuring an outdoor pool, this comfortable hotel is an easy drive from Galle. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Fortaleza Middle Street
Fortaleza Middle Street
No. 05 Middle Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.0 km from city centre, Galle 

Fortaleza Middle Street is situated in Galle and is within a short walk of local sightseeing spots, such as Galle Lighthouse. It is a short stroll from Galle Fort and is moments from the area's popular attractions.

Jetwing Kurulubedda
Jetwing Kurulubedda
9.1 Excellent
Dadella, Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka
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2.9 km from city centre, Galle 
ExcellentBased on 26 reviews
9.1

Jetwing Kurulubedda offers a comfortable setting when in Galle. It also provides a currency exchange, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour reception.

Tips for booking a Galle hotel

Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Galle:$171/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$7/night
Cheapest day:Thursday
Most expensive day:Sunday
$7 - $275
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$7 - $233
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Weligama Bay Resort
Weligama Bay Resort
8.4 Excellent
Pelana, Weligama, Galle, Sri Lanka
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25.6 km from city centre, Galle 

Weligama Bay Resort provides a sophisticated setting while in Weligama. It has a spa and wellness centre, as well as free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

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Secret Garden Fort
Secret Garden Fort
8.5 Excellent
66 Pedlar Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.2 km from city centre, Galle 

This comfortable hotel in Galle offers free Wi-Fi, as well as a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature. It is also a short stroll from Galle Fort, the National Maritime Museum and Galle Lighthouse, and is close to many of the area's popular attractions.

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The Bungalow Galle Fort
The Bungalow Galle Fort
9.2 Excellent
5 Church Cross Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.0 km from city centre, Galle 

This Galle resort is situated next to Galle Fort. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

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Amari Galle
Amari Galle
8.7 Excellent
523C, Colombo Road, Ginthota, Galle, Sri Lanka
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4.3 km 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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Yara Galle Fort
Yara Galle Fort
9.3 Excellent
40 Middle St, Galle, Sri Lanka
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0.9 km from city centre, Galle 

This Galle hotel is situated right next to All Saints College. It provides complimentary Wi-Fi and is a stone's throw from Galle Fort and tourist attractions.

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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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16.0 km 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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Vubu
Vubu
7.4 Good
124/A,Beach Road,Polhena,Matara, Galle, Sri Lanka
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35.6 km 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.

$18
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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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1.3 km 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.

$23
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The Entrance Galle Fort
The Entrance Galle Fort
8.6 Excellent
2 Kudamodara Bay Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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0.8 km from city centre,  

The Entrance Galle Fort is situated in Galle and is close to the area's popular attractions. Guests can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

$33
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Fort sapphire
Fort sapphire
8.9 Excellent
No 8/1 Chando Street / Wickramasinghe Mw. Fort Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.1 km from city centre,  

Fort sapphire provides a comfortable setting when in Galle. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet throughout the property.

$34
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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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16.0 km from city centre,  

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.

$35
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56 By Deco (Managed By Deco On 44)
56 By Deco (Managed By Deco On 44)
9.3 Excellent
56 Lighthouse Street, Fort, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.1 km from city centre,  

This comfortable guest house in Galle offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as an airport shuttle and a library. It is also a short walk from Galle Fort, the National Maritime Museum and All Saints College, and is close to many of the area's popular attractions.

$35
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Kikili House
Kikili House
32 Lower Dickson Road, Galle, Sri Lanka
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0.2 km from city centre,  

Located in Galle, Kikili House is within a 30-minute drive of SLAF Koggala and offers a swimming pool. Guests can also enjoy free internet access in all areas.

$41
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Mango House
Mango House
9.3 Excellent
3 Leyn Baan Cross Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
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1.1 km from city centre,  

Mango House is set in Galle and is close to local attractions, such as Galle International Stadium. It is also a five-minute walk from Galle Fort, Galle Lighthouse and the National Maritime Museum, and is close to many of the area's attractions.

$42
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Hotel prices in Galle

2 stars or below

$35 - $46

Rampart View Guest House

No. 1 most popular

$46
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Mango House

No. 2 most popular

Mango House
9.3 Excellent
$42
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Main Reef Guest House

Best value

$35
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3 stars

$23 - $310

The Entrance Galle Fort

No. 1 most popular

$33
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Prince of Galle

No. 2 most popular

Prince of Galle
9.0 Excellent
$151
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Secret Palace House

Best value

Secret Palace House
8.6 Excellent
$23
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4 stars and up

$80 - $410

Le Grand Galle by Asia Leisure

No. 1 most popular

$157
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Jetwing Kurulubedda

No. 2 most popular

Jetwing Kurulubedda
9.1 Excellent
$410
Avg. per night
Fairway Sunset

Best value

Fairway Sunset
8.0 Excellent
$80
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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?

    The Entrance Galle Fort, rated with a score of 8.6 from 207 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Galle. Other top stays include Le Grand Galle by Asia Leisure, with an average rating of 9.4 from 578 reviewers, and Jetwing Kurulubedda, with a score of 9.1 from 26 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Galle Fortress?

    Reviews of The Entrance Galle Fort recommend it as a good place to stay near Galle Fortress, scoring 8.6/10 from 207 ratings.

  • What is a good hotel in Galle near Unawatuna Beach?

    The most popular hotel near Unawatuna Beach is Sanmira Renaissance Hotel, with 91 HotelsCombined users scoring it 7.4/10.

  • How much do hotels in Galle cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Galle has been around $121 per night over the last 3 days. For a 5-star hotel in Galle, the average price is around $330/night, depending on your dates. The average price of a 4-star hotel is $188/night.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Galle?

    Prices for Galle hotels have been found for as low as $8/night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a hotel in Galle tonight?

    Over the last 3 days, the starting price of a hotel in Galle tonight has been as low as $10 and the average price has been $121. If you’d prefer 4-star accommodation, expect to pay at least $117 for this evening.