Galle Face Hotel

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
2 Galle Road, Colombo, 300, Sri Lanka
4.4 out of 5 rating 789 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.4
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Galle Face Hotel places you in the heart of Colombo, steps from Galle Face Green and a 1-minute drive from Crescat Shopping Mall. This 5-star hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Colombo City Centre and 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Gangaramaya Temple.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 156 guestrooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.

Amenities

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Dining

Enjoy international cuisine at 1864 Restaurant, one of the hotel's 7 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free valet parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Galle Face Green - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Galle Face Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
High Commission of India - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
St. Andrew's Scots Kirk Church - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
One Galle Face - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
United States Embassy Colombo - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Old Parliament Building - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Nawaloka Hospital - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Crescat Shopping Mall - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Liberty Plaza - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Bank of Ceylon Tower - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Colombo City Centre - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Colombo World Trade Center - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Beira Lake - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Gangaramaya Temple - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi

The preferred airport for Galle Face Hotel is Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 35.3 km / 22 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.


Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • A fee for a mandatory New Year's Day gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 1 January.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Day gala dinner fee

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


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 15 for adults and USD 7.5 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10000.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Ballroom
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Conference center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Free valet parking
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • -Elevator
  • -Number of restaurants - 7
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no