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Luxury Colonial Estate with two Villas two pools

Overview
Villa -
5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Galle, Galle District, Southern Province
Surangana in Sinhala meaning 'Angel' Estate, comprises of two villas and two swimming pools and is set amongst three acres of beautiful, unspoilt Sri Lankan countryside and a small tea plantation. You are 5-10 mins drive from some of the best beaches in Sri Lanka, such as Wijaya Beach - voted one of the most beautiful in the world... and 15 minutes from the historic city of Galle.
There are also 6 staff on the property to take care of your every need.

The first Villa, or the “Main House' is a spacious Colonial house set in a tropical garden, with vast columned verandahs, a central courtyard and large airy rooms built to allow the breeze to pass through. All bedrooms are equipped with ceiling fans and air-conditioning for the hotter months and beautiful four-poster beds and antique furnishings.

The Main House has 4 bedrooms...
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About the Owner
Kristy and Mike M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2009
Interaction with guests
Surangana Villa is fully staffed and managed by our english speaking House Manager, Manoj Ushara. Manoj will take care of your every needs while you stay at the Villa, and will make it his mission to give you a wonderful time - he can also arrange whatever you need in advance. We have a fantastic chef, Priyangika (Pree-Yang_Gika), two wait-staff Asitha (As-itta) and Kasun (Ka-Sune) a gardener Uudekka (OO-Dikka) and a nightwatchman, Pradeep Pal, who will take care of you also. We can offer you full meals (full or half-board) at Surangana so you can stay on site and eat like a king and never leave, should you choose. A price list for Menu packages Is available upon request / or arrival at the Villa.
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

My family (6) did a two week stay at Surangana - we promised ourselves the trip of a lifetime. The villa delivered in every single way. From the moment you arrive, Manoj and his team look after you like you are one of the family....More

Thank Cian D
mykemack, VR Owner at Luxury Colonial Estate with two Villas two pools, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hey Cian thank you for your wonderful review. You and your family are so welcome back anytime. Perfect guests! Cheers Mike

Reviewed 6 March 2018

This is such a lovely place to stay. The house is large and elegant, the facilities extensive, the gardens varied and beautifully maintained, and the staff warm and friendly. We didn't want to leave the house but managed to drag ourselves down to the local...More

Thank Richard B
mykemack, VR Owner at Luxury Colonial Estate with two Villas two pools, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Many thanks Richard! Please do come back!

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

We will be back next year and we never go back to the same place. Everything about it was superb - a magical place with wonderful discreet staff and a lovely cook producing excellent and healthy home cooking. Four of us stayed for five nights...More

Thank minx400
mykemack, VR Owner at Luxury Colonial Estate with two Villas two pools, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

So nice of you to rake the time to write such a wonderful complimentary review. Please do come back next year and stay longer next time! thanks!

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (5)
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(4)
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Please remember this is our family home so treat it respectfully. STRICTLY NO WET CLOTHES OR BATHING SUITS IN THE MAIN LOUNGE AREA ESPECIALLY ON SOFAS. It's OK to sit on outdoor...
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Bathrooms
    5 Showers
Bedrooms
    1 Queen
    6 Twins
    4 Kings
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 3 nights
£425
15 Dec 2018 -
27 Jan 2019
7 nights
£595
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £500 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Surangana Villa is situated on top of a hill, secluded safe and very private. It looks out over the paddy fields towards Kogalla Lake. We chose this spot for it’s mesmerizing views, beauty and peacefulness. Harumalgoda, the area immediately around the property, is made up of rice paddy lands, cinnamon plantations, low country tea plantations & roaming buffallo. The seaside is 2km from the villa - an advantage as it’s close enough for visits to the wonderful beaches and far enough away from the hustle and bustle of the main road. As this is a rural property you will get visits from monkeys, chipmunks, frogs, iguanas and all kinds of weird and wonderful birds and animals. Many people have said it’s like having your own zoo at your doorstep!
Getting around
Manoj the villa manager can arrange transfers and Tuk Tuks anytime you want to travel (which are fun and easy to get around in) with regular drivers we know & trust. Quotes can be disucssed up front & you could book a driver for the day who will wait while you shop/eat/visit beaches etc.
Manoj can also arrange air-conditioned cars or people carriers for larger groups - or longer trips for your comfort.

There are daily internal flights on Cinnamon Air by sea plane to various parts of the island - like Kandy, Colombo, Nuwara Eliya etc. It's definitely an exciting adventure taking off from Kogalla lake which is only a 10 minute drive from villa (Manoj can arrange) so it is easy to pop to see various parts of the island if you wish.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Kogalla Lake - Cinnamon Air (for short flights): 3.0 km
Railway: Habaraduwa : 2.0 km
Manoj our villa manager can arrange airport transfers from Columbo airport at a cost of around 70 or 80 uk pounds depending on exchange rate. Surangana Villa is about 1.5hrs drive from Columbo and 15 minutes drive from the historic city of Galle.

Galle is the southern port town of Sri Lanka, 122km from the capital Colombo. The Galle Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the only place in Sri Lanka to retain old world charm in its winding streets and Dutch and British architectural remains. Aside from the Fort, the south of Sri Lanka is famous for its coastal seafaring culture, abundant seafood, white beaches, stilt fisherman at Weligama, gem and jewellery merchants, Elephant Polo, the antiques town of Ambalangoda and further afield the nature reserves of Yala.
The VIlla is 5-10 mins dr...
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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