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‘Colonial Elegance, Boutique Hotel’


With a lush central courtyard and striking infinity pool overlooking the Gini River, the Tamarind Hill manor house exudes old colonial style and rich character in keeping with its 250 year old history. Sat delicately on the south coast of Sri Lanka and with just 10 opulent rooms and 2 extravagant suites, this lavish hotel has earned its place as one of the leading Small Luxury Hotels of the World, offering guests regal living with exclusive butler service, king-size four poster beds and antique collectibles in each room. In the evenings, you may choose a private dining experience on the expansive outdoor balcony of your suite, a delicious 3-course meal under the stars in the restaurant, or a classic cocktail hand crafted by the bar staff.



In Our Opinion

‘The delightful afternoon tea for two overlooking the tranquil river deck, and served by your personal butler, is a perfect gift for your partner’

Selected as one of the leading Small Luxury Hotels of the World, Tamarind Hill features 10 Crayford Rooms and just 2 magnificent suites, the Captain and the Admiral, each with their own intricate details and designs.

  • In-room dining
  • WiFi
  • LED screen TV
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • En-suite bathroom with rainshower
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Pillow menu

Admiral Suite

This extravagant suite was historically built for the Admiral of the ancient manor house, and so its design reflects the luxurious nature and deep character of the room. With the antique collectibles of rich wooden drawers and chests aside a four poster bed as centrepiece, the suite enjoys the contemporary amenities of a minibar, vanity counters, expansive balcony suitable for in-room dining and a separate clawfoot bath tub.

FEATURES

  • 196 sqm
  • King-size four poster bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 persons
  • Living area
  • Minibar
  • Separate clawfoot bath tub
  • Vanity counter
  • Turndown service
  • Butler service
  • Balcony

Captain Suite

The bespoke Captain Suite is both expansive and exquisite, scattered with antique collectibles to give the suite a truly unique character, reflecting Tamarind Hill’s 250 year old heritage. Enjoy the luxuries of an exclusive turndown and butler service, as well as a spacious outdoor balcony area and relaxing clawfoot bath tub.

FEATURES

  • 99 sqm
  • King-size four poster bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 persons
  • Living area
  • Minibar
  • Separate clawfoot bath tub
  • Vanity counter
  • Turndown service
  • Butler service
  • Balcony

Crayford Room

These opulent, colonial-style rooms offer ample space alongside optimum comfort. With the special touches Tamarind Hill is famous for, including a plush pillow menu, and king-size four poster bed as centre piece, the Crayford Room is warm and inviting, and boasts all the modern amenities you can expect from a luxury hotel.

FEATURES

  • 60sqm
  • King-size four poster bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 persons
  • Minibar
  • Turndown service

  • In-room dining
  • WiFi
  • LED screen TV
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • En-suite bathroom with rainshower
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Pillow menu

Tamarind Hill, Galle makes an ideal location for your special occasion, and the resort offers the following to help you celebrate.

Honeymoon offer includes:
• Bottle of chilled sparkling wine on arrival
• Boat Ride for two along Gini River
• Special turndown service on your first night

Cost: Complimentary.
Minimum stay of 2 nights applies.
Subject to availability.

The Tamarind Hill is a perfect location for your special occasion, and the hotel offers romantic celebrations in either the Grand Hall or the Courtyard.

Wedding package includes:
• Traditional Sri Lankan ceremony with the native master of ceremonies
• Registration and certificate
• Kandyan traditional dancers and drummers
• Traditional blessing chant
• Fresh tropical flower decoration
• Light of the oil lamp ceremony
• Two tier wedding cake
• Wedding album with 24 prints
• Hiring of traditional costume jewellery for the bride
• Bridal bouquet
• Bottle of chilled Champagne

Wedding package above acts a guideline, celebrations may be custom-designed.
Please enquire for pricing.
Subject to availability.
Legal fees may apply.

Outdoor Pool

Restaurant

Room Service

Spa

TV

Leisure


• The Spa
• Infinity pool
• River safari by canoe
• Fishing
• Bike rides

Services


• WiFi
• Butler service
• Turndown service
Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change
Bed and Breakfast
• All guests will enjoy breakfast at the Restaurant

Lunch and Dinner option available (supplement)
The Bar

The Restaurant

Serving both local and international delicacies, the Restaurant offers an intimate and cosy dining area as well as outdoor courtyard seating for evening meals under the stars. Promising fresh and local ingredients, delicious seafood dishes and grills remain a favourite.

The Bar

This contemporary and stylish bar is ideal for enjoying a glass of specially selected wine or an exclusive spirit to the gentle sound of lounge music. Relax in the evenings and try a classic cocktail with a twist created by the bar staff.

The Lounge

With its very own Tea Menu with the finest Ceylon teas and a range of carefully chosen flavours, The Lounge has a more relaxed atmosphere; the white woven chairs are perfect for winding down with a light snack and book.

Regal Banqueting

Available for private hire and perfect for a celebration, the 22 seater dining table in the main building is ideal for a fine dining experience with friends or family, or the lush green courtyard can be set up for a lavish banquet or sunset cocktail party, on request.

Situated within the surroundings of Galle Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Tamarind Hill sits delicately on the south coast of Sri Lanka and is just a short distance from many of Sri Lanka’s major attractions and towns.

Distances
• Rumasalla 5km
• Colombo 123km
• Udawalawe National Park 136km
• Bandaranaike International Airport 154km
• Yala National Park 166km
• Kandy 288km

Nearby Attractions
• Kovila Godella Temple 10 minute walk
• Galle Fort 10 minute drive
• Whale Watching Mirissa 50 minute drive

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