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Galle Face Hotel, Colombo

5-star5 stars
2 Galle RoadColomboSri Lanka

Beach hotel in Colombo with spa, outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
Tasty breakfast
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Awesome vibe
Wellness Area
Wellness & sports facilities could be improved
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Galle Face Hotel, Colombo

from $153
  • Standard Double or Twin Room, Accessible
  • Standard Room, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Panoramic Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Superior Room
  • Superior Room ( 1 Queen Bed )
  • Superior Ocean View Room
  • Deluxe Room
  • Deluxe Ocean View Room
  • Landmark Room
  • Landmark Room (1 Queen Bed )
  • Landmark Ocean View Room
  • Landmark Ocean View with Balcony
  • Premier Ocean View Room ( 1 King Bed )
  • Premier Ocean View Room with Balcony (1 King Bed )
  • Studio Room
  • Studio Ocean View Room
  • Studio Ocean View Room
  • Junior Suite Ocean View (1 Queen Bed )
  • Junior Suite Ocean View with Balcony (1 Queen Bed )
  • Junior Suite, (1 Queen Bed )
  • Luxury Suite, 3 Bedrooms (Eugenie Suite - Butler Service)
  • Junior Suite (1 Twin Bed)
  • Landmark Room, (1 Twin Bed )
  • Premier Ocean View Room ( 1 Twin Bed )
  • Premier Ocean View Room with Balcony (1 Twin Bed )
  • Superior Room (1 Twin Bed )
  • Premier Sea View Room with Balcony
  • Heritage Commonwealth Suite
  • Heritage Ceylon Suite
  • Heritage Royal Dutch Suite
  • Heritage Royal Thai Suite
  • Heritage Presidential Suite

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 156 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free valet parking
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 7 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Health club
  • Full-service spa
  • Steam room
  • Pool umbrellas
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms 9
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Year Built 1864
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, L'Occitane Spa.

The spa is open daily.


1864 Restaurant - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

In On the Green - This pub specializes in international cuisine. Happy hour is offered. Open daily.

The Poolside Bar - This beach bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.

Seaspray - This beachfront seafood restaurant specializes in seafood and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Travellers' Bar - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.

Galle Face Hotel, Colombo’s small print

Also known as

  • Galle Face Hotel Colombo
  • Galle Face Hotel
  • Galle Face Colombo
  • Galle Face


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 25 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 15 for adults and USD 7.5 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around Galle Face Hotel, Colombo

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Crescat Shopping Mall (5-minute walk)
  • Dutch Period Museum (17-minute walk)
  • Sri Lanka National Museum (18-minute walk)
  • Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque (20-minute walk)
  • Arcade Independence Square (30-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 45 min drive
  • Colombo Fort Station - 8 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking

Galle Face Hotel, Colombo

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