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Tamarind Hill places you within a 10-minute drive of popular sights such as Galle Fortress and Dutch Reformed Church. This 10-room, 4.5-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. On a lake, it's also near National Maritime Museum and Historical Mansion.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast, served each morning from 7:30 AM to 10 AM. This hotel serves as home to a restaurant, which has pool views and specializes in international cuisine, along with a bar. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room.

Rooms

Tamarind Hill's 10 rooms are air-conditioned and provide minibars, coffee makers, and free bottled water. Guests can expect free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels and DVD players. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other amenities include safes, phones, and desks.

Property features

Renovated in 2012, Tamarind Hill offers an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and spa services. There's free parking, and a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) for LKR 19950 per vehicle. A multilingual staff is on hand to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include coffee/tea in a common area, express check-in, and express check-out.

Highlights

  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This Colonial hotel also offers an outdoor pool, spa services, and barbecue grills. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the hotel to the airport (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2012.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 10 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1764 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Tamarind Hill offers 10 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Galle hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10 AM.

The Hallway Restaurant - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

The Colonial Bar - Overlooking the pool, this bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 
  • Boat tours on site 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for LKR 8246 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: LKR 19950 per vehicle
  • Rollaway bed fee: LKR 8246 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

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