Key Facts:

  • Sleeps8

  • Bedrooms4

  • Bathrooms4


Sleeps: 8

Atmospherically located within the ramparts of the 17th-century Galle Fort, Lighthouse Galle is an extraordinary sanctuary from which to explore the fascinating culture and intriguing history of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. This property is well suited to groups or large families given the amount and variety of the living space on offer. Rooms can be rented separately or all together.

Peak Season Prices From: 225USD per night (twin room) 350 USD (King Suite)

High Season Prices From: 200USD per night (twin room) 285USD (King Suite)

Low Season Prices From: 175USD per night (twin room) 250 USD (King Suite)

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This magnificently proportioned 4 bedroom mansion, one of the fort’s largest houses, has been meticulously restored by the owners and is the epitome of elegant and luxurious colonial living.


The main choices are between the magnificent living room with 25 foot ceilings, a library/study with full bookcases and a desk,  There are numerous other spaces in the house where one can relax, not least of which is the magnificent bar area.

The main Dining room overlooks the garden and the pavilion and is a magnificent space in which to enjoy meal times. Staff can set up smaller tables in other parts of the house for a change of atmosphere.

These spaces are large and airy, open to the outdoors, with soaring ceilings, original antique doors and windows, cool terrazzo floors, sumptuous furnishing and stunning contemporary art.

The library contains bookcases filled with part of the owner’s collection, a beautiful antique desk, comfortable sofas and Satellite TV.


There are four beautiful bedrooms in the house and all of them are En-suite and air-conditioned. The bedrooms have 4 poster beds and are adorned with Indian fabrics.


A covered roof terrace with plentiful seating and a large garden with terraces and a fully furnished pavilion.


Distance from Airport – 156KM (2h 16m without Traffic)

Distance from Colombo – 126KM (2h 7m without Traffic)

The concierge works with their regular drivers and are able to arrange airport pick-ups.

All the drivers are those that the owners of the villa themselves use on a regular basis.

Staff and Dining

Staff– Lighthouse Galle has a very experienced team of 3 staff all working towards ensuring a wonderful stay with us.

Dining – Breakfast is included in the tariff and there is a choice between Western or Sri Lankan cuisine. We also cater for light lunches and dinners and in the event something more substantial is required, there are numerous restaurants within a 5 minute walk of the house.

The bar is fully stocked and there is no better place to have a cool drink than perched on one of the stools at any time of day.


Things To Do

Activities & Transport – The concierge works with their regular drivers and are able to arrange everything from Bird/whale watching, safaris, and site seeing in Galle. The manager is from Galle and has an extensive contact base so rest assured you will have access to everything that the Galle region has to offer.

All the drivers are those that the owners of the villa themselves use on a regular basis.

Spa Services – Concierge can have bookings made for you at the Amangalla or Galle Fort Spa for a variety of treatments.



The exquisite living and dining areas at 48 Lighthouse Street coupled with its stunning collection of art and antiques make it a wonderful place for small events for up to 20 people.

Inquire to learn more about what we can offer and how we can assist you in organizing your special event.