18th Century Heritage Villa in the heart of Galle Town. Four Beautiful Double Rooms set amidst large tropical gardens. Selection of breakfast on the Verandah available. Close to Galle Fort & Unawatuna Beach.
Wakwella Villa is a restored 18th Century Heritage in the heart of Galle Town fitted with modern amenities
The villa has four attractively decorated, spacious double bedrooms all with elegant Ensuite bathrooms with all mod cons.
Wakwella Villa has a large outdoor verandah with lounge area, coffee area and breakfast tables overlooking our large garden which is filled with tropical trees and plants.
THE CARDAMOM ROOM:
The smallest room good for those on a budget. See Cinnamon Room, Saffron Room and Clove Room if you prefer more space.
Cardomon Room Facilities:
- 2 x Single beds
- Elegant Teak Wooden furniture
- Overhead fans and Mosquito Nets
- Private elegantly decorated en-suite bathroom with European fittings, 24hr hot water (heated by solar power).
WAKWELLA VILLA FEATURES:
- Spacious, comfortable Dining and Living room areas
- Small Library
- Verandah overlooking tropical garden
- Lounge areas to play games or drink morning coffee
- Fresh Towels and all luxury bed linen provided
- High quality eco-friendly Mattresses made 100% natural raw materials coir fibre ideally suited for tropical climates.
- Daily cleaning services
- Filtered water from the garden well
- Laundry Service Available at 500 LKR per load
- Breakfast Served Daily from 8.30am - 10am (600 /- per person not included in the Airbnb Price).
WAKWELLA VILLA is surrounded by a large garden filled with flowers, coconut trees, mango trees, avocado, guava, lychee and other varieties, a vegetable garden and a deep water-well.
Wakwella villa is eco-friendly and sustainable with all electricity and hot water generated by solar power and the water comes direct from our well
Wakwella Villa is run and managed by Luxury Villas in the Galle Fort. On your arrival you will be met and welcomed by one of the team. Our friendly in-house staff are here to make your stay enjoyable.
Wakwella Villa is originally the ancestral home of the Amendra Family who are a well-known family of Sri-Lankan cricketers with nine brothers. The brothers won a world record for the most members of one family playing on the team at the same time. Five of the brothers captained the team. Dotted along the walls of the villa you will see the old family cricketing photos.
Our rooms can be individually booked or guests can book the whole villa at a discount rate.
We look forward to seeing you!
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The team at Wakwella Villa are always on hand to help you and give you local knowledge and tips when you need.
No smoking in the Villa. Smoking is permitted on the verandah and garden area
Any costs incurred through loss or damage to the property or items contained within including lost keys must be reimbursed by the guest.
Breakfast is offered with advance request 600 /- per person to be paid at the villa (Eggs of your choice, toast, butter, jam, tropical fruits, tea or coffee)
Welcome to Wakwella Villa Galle
Our stunning heritage Villa has been passed down through many generations of the famous cricketing family the Amendra Family. The Villa is a beautiful 200 year old Walauwa and antique 'Colonial Manor House'. The architectural style is Dutch in character. Wakwella Villa is famed for being the family home of the nine sons who were all renowned cricketers in Galle.
Wakwella Villa is managed and run by Luxury Villas based in the Galle Fort. On your arrival you will be met and welcomed by the team from Luxury Villas who will sure you have a pleasant stay in Galle.
Enjoy your trip!