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Why House

Galle, Sri Lanka

Nestled luxuriously amongst three acres of tropical plants and fauna, in its own private, walled garden, this family-orientated boutique hotel sits on the beautiful island of Sri Lanka. Surrounded by tranquil gardens and rice paddy fields, complement the entirety of your stay with this charming, plantation-inspired beauty.

Contemporary tranquility

Enjoy the very best of this tropical paradise: a nature-inspired swimming pool, a yoga shala and massage area, and vast, picturesque green space all around. The shady structures pay homage to the island’s early 16th-century heritage.

The Location

Along the south coast of Sri Lanka lies Galle, commonly recognised as a living World Heritage Site and boasting a wealth of history. Don't be deceived, quirky spots can still be found tucked within this old city: boutiques, cafes and luxuriously decorated restaurants, there's plenty to explore. Take a tuk tuk ride to Dalawella Beach, a purely wanderlust-fuelled day trip.

The Rooms

A selection of 10 double en-suite rooms with private gardens or terraces with pool views, Why House can sleep up to 24 guests. Choose from the Main House rooms or the Cabanas for couples seeking a romantic getaway.

Nibbles & Tipples

An understated, in-house restaurant with a fulfilling variety of dishes for every meal, you'll be spoilt for choice. Options of granola, tropical fruit, buffalo curd or poached eggs for breakfast, Sri Lankan curry, Baboo hoppers, Lebanese dishes and seafood barbecues.

Why House has a fully stocked bar with delightful cocktails and a small collection of wine selected by the Guest Relations manager, Henrietta.

God is in the details

Luscious vegetation and gardens brimming with bougainvillea surround you, whether you choose to explore and venture through it, or retreat to the shade for cool and peaceful reflection on the beautiful island.


Galle - Sri Lanka

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