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Galle, Sri Lanka
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Galle, Sri Lanka
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Galle hotels

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Low season

MayCheapest month to stay with an average 76% drop in price.

High season

FebruaryMost expensive month to stay with an average 65% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

₪287Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

₪294Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

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Top tips for finding perfect Galle hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Galle, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Galle in May and July.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Galle if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Save money on your Galle hotel and book a few roads back from the seafront. A hotel such as Galle Star Hotel is well priced for the area and also only about a 15min walk from the water’s edge. 
  • If you want to buy some fresh food in Galle, then you should visit one of the local food markets; one popular location is Rajgama Wella, which is known locally as a very good fish market. A hotel only a roughly 6min walk from the market is The Heritage Hotel Galle Fort. 
  • Make sure you don’t have to worry about getting to and from the airport by booking a hotel that offers free airport pick up and drop off. This is a great way to save money on transport in Sri Lanka. Ali Gedara Bungalow provides a free airport shuttle, which takes around 2h to arrive at Colombo International Airport (CMB). 
  • If you need to work whilst you are on holiday, then you will need a hotel that offers Wi-Fi. This is also very helpful for avoiding roaming charges on your mobile phone when travelling. One hotel that provides free Wi-Fi is The Postcard Galle.
  • For those that have hired a car whilst in Sri Lanka, it is a good idea to look for a hotel which offers free parking with the booking. Not only will this give you peace of mind when you are not driving the car, but it also means you’ll be able to park close to where you are staying. A hotel that provides free parking is Amari Galle.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Galle

  • Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Galle. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • Unawatuna Beach being one of the most popular landmarks in Galle, many travelers enjoy staying close by. Amari Galle, Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel-Original Dutch Governor's House, and Thambapanni Retreat are recommended hotels on KAYAK within walking distance.

  • Yes, there are plenty of hotels which provide a complimentary breakfast each morning. This is great when you want to save money on food, and it also sets you up for the day ahead. One example of a hotel which offers free breakfast is Le Grand Galle by Asia Leisure. 

  • Yes, should you want to swap the sea for a swimming pool, you can do so at many hotels in Galle. Green Residences Galle is an example of a hotel that has a swimming pool on site, which means you won’t have to travel far to have your morning dip.

  • Galle has some great nightlife, which can keep you entertained into the early hours. One area in particular which is renowned for its nightlife is Walawwatta. Here you can go to popular bars such as Joe’s Pub and Ciga Bar. A hotel that is only around a 10min walk from these establishments is Mount Marina Villas.

  • Yes, a lot of the hotels in Galle offer self-catering facilities, so you can cook up a storm each day. This is great for those who want to save money on food during their holiday, but also it provides flexibility around dietary requirements. A hotel providing kitchen equipment is Iain Lake Winds Villa, which offers an oven, refrigerator and toaster facilities. 

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighborhood, which allows you to pick the central Galle districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Galle city center.

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

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