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Galle Face Hotel

2 Galle Road, Colombo
Sri Lanka

T: +94 011 2541010
F: +94 011 2541072


Hotel Overview


With the opening of its superbly renovated Regency wing, this legendary hotel now combines old-world charm with modern luxuries.

The art of elegance

English High Tea on a broad verandah with the sparkling Indian Ocean before you. This is the essence of the majestic Regency Wing of Galle Face Hotel, where English elegance and exotic setting unite. The Galle Face Hotel is one of the grandest examples of the colonial era’s great establishments. Built in 1864 it embodies all the grace, style and romance of that time.

With the opening of The Regency Wing, this grand dame elevates a Sri Lankan experience to new levels of luxury. There are 82 rooms and suites in the newly renovated Regency Wing, each with its own individual style and offering from one to eight-bedroom suites. The option of a personal butler service is there for guests seeking superlative attention.

After a morning of exploring historic Colombo or following cocktails at sunset, choose from one of the hotel’s five restaurants. The hotel’s signature restaurant The 1864 offers a fusion of modern and Asian influences and the casual choices range from English pub to oceanfront dining. The hotel’s day spa features a couple’s retreat with herbal bath and private garden for ultimate romance. There is a museum, art gallery, designer shopping arcade and the elegance of the wood-panelled Wine Lounge. Three ballrooms and three conference rooms cater to meetings and events.


In the heart of Colombo city, 35 kms from Colombo International Airport.