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Mihiripenna Talpe, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

It is hard to even begin describing the excellence that is Why house. From the beautiful gardens with a 20metre pool, and stunning outdoor eating area, to the incredible rooms with comfortable beds and a great bathroom.There are plenty of activities to do around here...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank JB67a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at Why House off the back of the reviews we had read on Trip Advisor and we were delighted! Our high expectations were actually exceeded by this fabulous boutique hotel. It’s hard to describe the degree of relaxation that this place excudes. It’s...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank FrightenedFlier
Reviewed 1 week ago

My whole extended family, 20 of us, stayed at Why House for the Christmas period. It was a magical stay one which every single member of the party can say hand on heart was the best Christmas ever. Henrietta went above and beyond her job...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Beth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing small boutique hotel within walking distance of a lovely beach and a short drive to Galle (for the history and shopping). Very relaxed atmosphere. Attentive and very helpful staff. Our room was a cabana - really good. Amazing food.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ChrisandJanD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is simply nowhere more relaxing and enjoyable to stay. Henrietta and her wonderful staff are so friendly and make it all enormous fun while providing delicious meals and endless drinks. The rooms are big and extremely comfortable. Galle is a short tuktuk ride away...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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About
Description
Why House is located within a three acre private walled garden of peace and tranquility only a ten minute walk from the beautiful beach of Dalawella and a fifteen minute drive to the world heritage site More Galle Fort. Our aim is to give you a fun and relaxed holiday experiencing within the luxury of a boutique hotel with the informality of a private home. Children are welcome and supervision by the staff is available. A manager’s house and 24 hour security is on-site. This picturesque property can sleep up to 24 guests, with 10 double en-suite rooms with private terraces. We have 3 Main House Suites, 3 Garden Villa rooms, 2 Garden Bungalow rooms and 2 Cabanas available. Each individually designed room has satellite TV and DVD player (with film library), free Wi-Fi, mini fridge and luxuriously built en-suite bathrooms. An entertainment and outside dining pavilion that surrounds the large swimming pool are available to all guests. Outside guests can also enjoy lunch or dinner with us. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$296 - US$493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$296 - US$493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Galle
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DebbieKaz
7 September 2018|
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Response from JSL_12 | Property representative |
So sorry to take so long to respond ! We are one minute from the beach called Dalawella which has safe swimming and snorkelling.
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"We enjoyed a cabana which is private and self-contained"
ChrisandJanD
3 weeks ago
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"All are good"
MGurney
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for one in the main house at the front."
306RichardC
9 Oct 2018
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"all the rooms are fabulous"
122Mark2014
20 Sep 2018
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