Amangalla, Galle

Amangalla, Galle

(SKU: LK15047100) Amangalla, Galle

Nestled within the Dutch Fort in Galle which is famous as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Amangalla is housed in a historic colonial building which was formerly known as the New Oriental Hotel.

Bedroom

Bedroom

Overlooking the Dutch-colonial Groote Kerk (Great Church), Amangalla's 40-square-metre (430-square-foot) Bedrooms feature jackwood floors and elegant colonial-influenced furnishings
Chamber

Chamber

Set in Amangalla's Church Street wing, the 65-square-metre (699-square-foot) Chambers enjoy views over the treetops towards the ramparts of Galle Fort
Suite

Suite

The 80-square-metre (861 square-feet) Suites enjoy views over the garden, or glimpses of fort ramparts and the harbour through the leaves of Para rubber trees
Amangalla Suite

Amangalla Suite

Extending to 80 square metres (861 square feet), Amangalla Suites overlook the fort ramparts and the harbour through the leaves of Para rubber trees
Garden House

Garden House

A private space set within Amangalla's mature garden, the 151.5-square-metre (1,630-square-foot) one-bedroom Garden House offers a spacious living/dining room, as well as a wrap-around balcony overlooking an immaculate garden
Garden Bedroom

Garden Bedroom

Opening directly to the gardens via elegant French windows, the 40-square-metre (430-square-foot) Garden Bedrooms feature jackwood floors and elegant colonial-influenced furnishings
Verandah Chamber

Verandah Chamber

Encompassing 65 square metres (699 square feet), these garden-facing Chambers feature elegant outdoor sitting areas

ABOUT AMANGALLA, GALLE

Nestled within the Dutch Fort in Galle which is famous as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Amangalla is housed in a historic colonial building which was formerly known as the New Oriental Hotel. Offering bedrooms, chambers, suites and a garden house, the resort reflects the by gone era magnificently with its unique colonial settings and antique furniture. From Spa facilities to warm meals the resort provides a tranquil atmosphere where guests can relax and even meditate without any disturbance from the bustling city of Galle.

Location of Amangalla, Galle

After you fly into Colombo's Bandaranaike Airport, jump onto a Sri Lankan Air Taxi bound for Koggala, a 20-minute drive from the hotel.

Accommodation at Amangalla, Galle

Capturing the essence of colonial style with pared-back finesse, Amangalla's elegant Rooms and Signature Rooms are high-ceilinged with large windows and the original polished Burmese teak floorboards. Decorated with period antiques including four-poster beds, pettagama chests and planter's chairs, they overlook the Fort's quaint lanes and ramparts or the hotel's 200-year-old gardens.

Facilities at Amangalla, Galle

Gardens, library, yoga pavilion, the Baths day spa with hydrotherapy pools; barber shop, salon, free WiFi throughout. In rooms: minibar, iPod dock, custom-made Link Natural toiletries, after-sun lotion, lemongrass and citronella insect repellent.

Excursions and Day Tours from Amangalla, Galle

The enchanting grounds of Amangalla are spread across nearly 9,000 square metres on the Galle peninsula, defined by the 400-year-old fort. The resort's mature garden dates back to the building's construction in the 1860s, and the UNESCO-protected fort is the best-preserved colonial fortification in Asia. The peninsula offers boundless opportunities for discovery, as does the surrounding city, countryside and ocean, from temples and tea plantations to blue whale watching


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