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Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Beautiful secluded property set in a verdant lush tropical garden. Wake up to birdsong. Infinity Pool with a fabulous view over the rice paddies of Hikkaduwa. What more could you want? This is as close to Paradise as you can get. This is the place to relax and be pampered.

Privacy guaranteed as the villa is set within large grounds of 1.5 acres .

Villa comes fully staffed with a cook, houseboy, gardener and night watchman. The cook can produce delicious Sri Lankan meals and has a small repertoire of western meals. A seafood barbeque poolside is one of the highlights of your stay at Gallindawatta (Sri Lankan name meaning stone well garden).

The villa is well appointed and tastefully decorated with art works of local artists on display. All three bedrooms have their own ensuites and have air-conditioning as well as ceiling fans. Has all the conveniences you expect. FREE WIFI. Television with a hard disk full of movies and DVD player. Great sound system with an ipod/iphone4 dock, usb stick and CD. A good selection of board games as well as outdoor games.

The beach, bars and cafes of Hikkaduwa are just a short tuk tuk ride away.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Wheelchair users
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
General Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 3 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Wheelchair users, Secure parking

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3 Sep 2014


"Tranquil and oh so relaxing ..."

We had a wonderful couple of weeks (last 2 weeks of August) at Stone Well Garden Villa and the new team of staff (ranging from a gardener to the chef, Asela) really did a fabulous job in making our st… More

Dear Sarah, Mark and family,

So glad to hear that your holiday went well and that you were happy at the villa. Thank you for your kind words regarding Asela and the new team. Great news indeed.

Best wishes,


23 Jun 2014


"perfect experience"

We have had a perfect stay at stone well garden villa. Everyting turns out to be prefect here. The environment, the rooms, the food and the service, just name a few that impress you at the first momen… More

Dear Jude,

Thank you for your kind words and so glad you enjoyed your stay.

Roshan and the team will be so happy to know that you enjoyed their cooking and service.

Do visit us again - would love to have you and your friends at the villa.

Best wishes,


26 Feb 2014



This is simply the most relaxing, beautiful and tranquil places I have ever stayed in. From booking to leaving Tam and her team headed by Roshan in Sri Lanka ensure that you are well looked after. The… More

Thank you Julie for great review.

Hope to see you back soon.

Best wishes,


15 Oct 2013


"Sri Lankan sanctuary"

Our initial three day booking at Gallindawatta villa drifted irresistably into five very relaxing, comfortable ones in this peaceful home. Meeting the friendly Roshan and other staff was the first in … More

10 Sep 2013


"Pure tranquility"

We stayed at the villa for 14 nights in August and can say from booking the villa we could not wait. Tam the owner was very helpful and kept in touch with us.Firstly the villa - in beautiful surroundi… More

23 Aug 2013


"Asia's best kept secret; a private sanctuary"

I loved it so much I had a tear in my eye when leaving… I want to go back to 'Villa GW' asap! It felt like our own private sanctuary surrounded by nature and I was seriously considering a… More

31 Jul 2013


"Get pampered in Hikkaduwa"

Allthough you can book the three seperate rooms via Agoda, Villa Gallindawatta is definetely not an hotel. It's much better. We rented the whole villa for a week in July 2013. We arrived around 9… More

6 Jul 2013


"Bespoke luxury"

My husband and I spent a wonderful eight days in Villa Gallindawatta in March 2012. We were there for him to watch the cricket test in Galle, about 20 miles away. The villa is beautifully appointed … More

20 Sep 2012


"House of the Stone Well………Not the Hikka you know."

There is another side to Hikka, (Hikkaduwa, beach resort, SrI Lanka) that you have not been formally introduced to. Not the bustling and festive, Hikkaduwa, beach life, resounding with the crashing o… More

10 Jul 2012


"A spot of paradise in Sri Lanka with the setting and the food to match!"

Our family of six arrived looking for some much needed rest and relaxation. This villa and surrounds provided exactly what we needed. A beautifully appointed 3 bedroom house set in a large, well estab… More

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