The Galle Face Hotel-colombo

The Galle Face Hotel-Colombo
OverviewThe Galle Face Hotel, established in 1864, quickly won prestige as one of Asias finest hotels. It po

Hotel ID - 583
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OverviewThe Galle Face Hotel, established in 1864, quickly won prestige as one of Asias finest hotels. It possesses an unrivalled location in the capital, Colombo, on the edge of the Indian Ocean, at the foot of Galle Face Green and offers an appealing, colonial-style alternative to travellers seeking a change from standard five-star business hotels.The Galle Face, hailed as a masterpiece of Victorian architecture, retains the dignified and polite atmosphere that gave it such fame in the colonial age. Sympathetic renovations and refurbishments are helping to protect its historic status in more demanding times. Rooms have polished wooden floors and panelling and antique furniture, and few fripperies. The Seaspray restaurant, specialising in fish, is blessed by an ocean frontage. There is nowhere better for a primarily middle-aged and elderly clientele to watch a Colombo sunset than from its immaculate terrace and gardens.AccommodationAll fully air conditioned rooms and suites have been furnished in elegant Galle Face Hotel style offering international standard facilities with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean, the shopping arcade Piazza or the Spa Garden. They have a range of additional luxuries including the services of a personal butler.The 82 rooms  consist of a multitude of suites that can be combined to provide a variety of living spaces that fit the needs of the visitors. The super luxury suites include living and dining areas, and are equipped with Jacuzzis, either in-room or on the balcony overlooking the ocean. - Royal Suites - These suites are probably the largest in any hotel in the city. The rooms offer the guest a magnificent direct view of the Indian Ocean. They are air-conditioned, and equipped with a mini-bar, refrigerator, TV and IDD telephone facilities.- Executive Suites - These spacious suites offer a direct ocean view. They have high ceilings and air-conditioning, with a mini-bar, refrigerator, TV and IDD telephone facilities.- Deluxe Rooms -Spacious rooms offering a side sea view, and a view of Galle Face green. Air-conditioned, with a mini-bar, refrigerator, TV and IDD facilities.- Standard Rooms -Air-conditioned room with a garden view, refrigerator, mini-bar, TV and IDD facilities.RestaurantsPri vate check-in and check-out 9 restaurants and 4 bars offering a range of dining experiences to suit every taste Specialty restaurants Wine Lounge combined with an underground wine cellar 3 grand ballrooms and 6 function rooms Wedding and Conference facilities Galle Face Hotel Spa, a 20,000 sq. ft. spa inclusive of Colombos largest saltwater swimming pool and gymnasium Personal Butler service- Sea Spray- Restaurant with Bar situated only a few feet away from the Indian Ocean. Famous for its Deliciously Fresh Seafood serving dinner from 1900 hrs onwards. BBQ & Mongolian Buffets on Fridays & Saturdays. A seafood restaurant in the midst of a bustling city, yet just a few steps away from the Indian Ocean, where you can dine under the stars in candlelight, with the twinkling lights of the distant ships as they lie at anchor near the harbour.- Verandah Restaurant -The day begins with a buffet breakfast at the Veranda Restaurant, with a wide ranging menu featuring continental, to American and Sri Lankan items. The Businessmans Lunch at the Veranda is popular among corporate executives in the vicinity and from other parts of the city as well.The daily High Tea Buffet at the Veranda attracts a wide cross-section of customers both local and foreign.- Checkerboard-The best place in Colombo to watch the sunset, the Checkerboard at the GFH is the most popular venues at which to relax and unwind after a long day at work. A choice of cold beers and exotic cocktails can be the perfect complement to a glorious Galle Face sunset.- Wine Lounge- Leading off from the main lobby of the Galle Face Hotel - Regency, the Wine Lounge is designed to pay tribute to the hotels grand history. Inspired by elements of nature, its teak wood floors and wall panelling set the tone. The unusual blend of fabrics used in the interior design, the lighting in fire colours of red, orange and yellow, and the spectacular view combine to create a mood of elegance and intimate luxury. The music is ethnic, and chosen to create a sense of haunting mystique unique to Galle Face Hotel. The Wine Lounge is more than a place to savour your favourite vintage with friends. It is a lifestyle experience for lovers of fine wines, cheeses and cigars.
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The Galle Face Hotel-Colombo
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