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The Sun House

180 reviews
#16 of 26 Hotels in Galle
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

This boutique house hotel is done extremely well. There's a slightly faded glory about it which doesn't do justice to the overall experience we had. There's a thoughtfulness to this hotel that you don't often get in Sri Lankan hotels, boutique or otherwise. We found...More

1  Thank girlinagirdle
Reviewed 17 July 2014

It was off season and we were able to get a reduced rate which made this possible for us. We love the Sun House. Fantastic ambience, very friendly but discrete staff. Ruckman the manager could not have been more helpful and accommodating. We were shown...More

2  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 28 June 2014

We have been travelling Sri Lanka for 22 days, staying at a variety of accommodation options. The Sun House has been the "Jewel in the Crown" of our island experience. We stayed 2 days. It has been perfect. It offers a vast library, helpful and...More

2  Thank Rockcats4
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We ate here for my boyfriend's birthday dinner and the food was delicious! After quite a bit of research, I made the booking outside of the touristy fort area because of the positive reviews on trip advisor and it didn't disappoint. We made a booking...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 22 May 2014

We had a couple of nights in The Sun House in the suite with it's own entrance from the dining terrace and garden. It was lovely, great decor, loads of space and really clean. Slight hiccup upon arrival as they didn't have our name on...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
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Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$195 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Galle
#11 Luxury Hotel in Galle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$195 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Galle
#11 Luxury Hotel in Galle
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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FernandaReschke
14 November 2017|
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We stayed here in a large group and pretty much took all the rooms. All rooms have air conditioning (except the largest and most beautiful room on the second floor) and the wifi is quite good, much better than other, more... More
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"Do not take the room near bar and kitchen. Take room near common living room"
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"Find another hotel"
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"As we were there for 5 days having a slightly bigger room helped."
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"Try an Arrack Sours at the bar. The Sri Lankan breakfast (curry) is enough to last the whole day."
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