Light Breeze Residence
House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Come stay with us and relish the real essence of Srilankan hospitality. Our home is nestled in a small quiet suburb of galle, Sri Lanka, just a 2 minutes drive away from the galle railway station ,bus stand and galle dutch fort. Interspersed by chirping of birds and whispers of trees our home provides you an ideal place to relax ,after a visit to unawatuna beach mirissa beach,and old dutch fortified city built by the Portuguese in South and Southeast Asia, showing the interaction between Portuguese architectural styles and native traditions. The Galle fort is a world heritage site and the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers. Other prominent landmarks in Galle include the city's natural harbor, the National Maritime Museum, St. Mary's Cathedral founded by Jesuit priests, the cultural capital of Sri Lanka.
As locals, we can provide you with invaluable tips and information from an insider perspective. We can give you tips when to visit the sights the best, where to have lunch or chill out while in galle city, where to get the best tea or spices or the most economical and practical ways to get from one place to the other.
Why with us in Galle?
Staying with us, apart from savouring the traditional warm Srilankan hospitality, you will appreciate the time we spend caring for you and your individual wishes to make your stay with us in gallean unforgettable experience. We attend to your personal needs, whether it be a customized diet, a particular mealtime or a late departure. Further, we as your hosts have been travelling ourselves extensively in Europe and Asia and know your needs as a visitor to a foreign place.
Why a Homestay?
Though staying in a hotel might be more private and sometimes more comfortable, and still might be the choice for a holiday extending over a week or more, a homestay is a unique opportunity to really mingle with the locals and see their life from inside. Museums and historic sites will tell you about history, but present day culture can only be understood by observing the daily routines of locals. Besides a night at a homestay is usually much cheaper than one in a hotel.
Renting a motorbike is the best way to see Galle,if you rent a bike you can easily visit to the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project,madu river boat trip,ambalangoda mask centers,hikkaduwa beach and coral reef,galle fort,galle city,unawatuna beach,koggala beach,midigama beach,weligama beach,mirissa beach,matara town,point of dodra, , and many other temples in the surrounding areas,so i recommend my place is ideal who likes to relax their day(night) after a such journey or after a swimming in the sea,because my place is Interspersed by chirping of birds and whispers of trees -- just remember to drive on the left , You'll find the fairest motorbike rental at the corner of the beach access road and the main road to Galle. Prices start around US $5 per day. Fuel is siphoned out of the scooters so you'll need to turn left on the main road and go directly to the petrol station on the right just before entering Galle.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Dining seats for 3, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
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12 Mar 2014
"Wonderful Stay with a great family!"
Had a great stay at this hostel. The family who owns the place is extremely kind. They made my stay in Galle exceptional. Their food was amazing and during the day he took me around Galle on his motor… More
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