About Us

About Us

The Bungalow is a stylish new hotel located in the heart of the historic Dutch fort, in the southern coastal city of Galle, Sri Lanka.This 17th century property has been lovingly restored to it’s former glory, giving utmost importance to modern comforts, while preserving it’s original structure and maintaining most of it’s original finishes.

On entering this charming hotel you will immediately sense it’s special intimate atmosphere. Each detail has been passionately chosen.The Bungalow style mixes valuable antiques, original artworks and colonial design with an unexpected contemporary twist. The cozy mood of the Bungalow will make you feel right at home. It houses 6 luxury guest rooms, and a charming restaurant.   

The Bungalow sits on an extremely characteristic, quiet street within the UNESCO world heritage site. It is within a short walk distance to all popular historic buildings, monuments and shops such as the maritime museum, the old post office, Library and the Iconic light house.

And is surrounded by the extraordinary beauty of churches, namely the Dutch reform church and the All Saints church.   

Guests also have easy access to the beach which is just a 500m walk away, while Unawatuna’s charming beaches and lively nightlife is reachable within a 10 minutes drive.

Our facilities and services

Our front office will help you plan your day, matching the schedule of sightseeing tours to your preferences with experienced guides, who will make sure that the time spent in or out of the fort is remarkable. Apart from these excursions, we invite you to acquaint yourself with our other services such as:

  • Booking spa treatments
  • Dining reservations
  • Airport, train station transfers with private driver
  • Transportation (surfing, beach)
  • Luggage storage
  • Safety deposit at the reception
  • Access to photocopier, printer and scanner
  • Courier services
  • Bicycles
  • Laundry services
  • Baby-sitting facilities (on request)

Should you wish to stay in, our air conditioned cozy TV lounge with cable TV comprising of movies, sports and lifestyle channels and a massive DVD movie collection for all ages will keep you entertained while in the hotel. Free high speed WIFI within all corners of the property is another key feature that the Bungalow takes pride in.