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4.5 out of 5

"Architecture of the building was interesting. The staff were generally helpful although we did have an issue with being overcharged for breakfast but ... " More

By a verified traveller on Sun 20 Oct 2019

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Hotel Description

At Yara Galle Fort you'll be within steps of Galle Fort and Galle Clock Tower. Highlights at this Colonial hotel include a restaurant, free valet parking, and a rooftop terrace.

LED TVs with cable channels are featured in all 14 individually decorated rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free bottled water, and safes. Room service, hair dryers, and phones are also available.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a 24-hour front desk, and a library. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and coffee/tea in a common area. Each morning cooked-to-order breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also the convenience of free parking nearby.

Within a 30-minute drive of this 3.5-star Fort Galle hotel, attractions include Unawatuna Beach and Jungle Beach.

Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$223* Per night/room 17 Jun. - 18 Jun.

Superior Double Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Duplex Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Yara Galle Fort ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Yara Galle Fort

Couples (1) Family (1)
4 out of 5
Architecture of the building was interesting. The staff were generally helpful although we did have an issue with being overcharged for breakfast but they did fix that up quickly when it was pointed out to them.

Posted by on 20 Oct. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

24 Oct. 2019 by Team Yara

Thank you very much for valuable comment

5 out of 5
Service from staff was first class, really appreciated the kind attention whilst retaining our privacy, fantastic location 500 meter walk to restaurants

Posted by on 26 Mar. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

29 Mar. 2019 by Luckshan

Thank you very much for your valuable comments.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant and a coffee shop/café, there's a snack bar/deli on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. A rooftop terrace, a library, and barbecue grills are also featured at the business-friendly Yara Galle Fort. Free self parking and valet parking are available. A complete renovation of Yara Galle Fort was completed in May 2018. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Galle hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 14 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1588
  • Dining venue
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Library
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Yara Galle Fort offers 14 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Galle hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

  • Separate bedroom
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Yara Galle Fort has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 12:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests arriving after 10:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.For traveler safety, social distancing measures are in place and staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • UnionPay
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for dinner
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • Debit cards
  • Gap period enforced between guests' stays 24 hours

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 120
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 60 (from 5 to 12 years old)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 12 for adults and USD 6 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 25 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Yara Galle Fort Hotel
  • Yara Fort Hotel
  • Yara Fort
  • Yara Galle Fort Hotel
  • Yara Galle Fort Galle
  • Yara Galle Fort Hotel Galle

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Alcohol isn't served at Yara Galle Fort.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.