Cozy room with lap top friendly work space Mosquito netted beds for your comfort!
Amazing Galle Family Retreat!
Amazing Galle Family Retreat!
4 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
4 beds
1 bath
You won’t be charged yet

Enjoy our stand alone 2 bedroom cottage with adjoining doors. Queen bed for the parents and single beds for the kids means the whole family is safe and comfortable.

Free wifi, breakfast, mosquito nets, private verandah, pool access, garden views.

10 mins to Unawatuna and Dewata beaches and Galle Fort.

The space

Templeberg Villa is an historic six bedroom - 18th Century Colonial Manor home surrounded by a large garden filled with tropical flowers, 500 coconut trees, 1000 tea plants, mango trees and avocado.

The 2 bedroom cottage is next to the main villa (linked by a concrete path) & offers a unique lodging experience for families.

Key Features of the cottage include:

o - Free Wi-Fi
o - Spacious Dining and Living room areas
o - Fresh Towels
o - Luxury bed linens
o - Four Comfortable Mosquito Netted Beds
o - Daily cleaning services
o - Breakfast is included in the rate


Set up to sleep a family of 4 or less

Outside the cottage on the grounds of the villa you are welcome to enjoy with other guests.....

o - A Large Library
o - Outdoor tables and lounge areas
o - Coffee and breakfast areas overlooking the expansive garden
o - A relaxing stroll through the jungle and village of Kaduruduwa including its famed Temple
o - A dip in our 30 meter “Jungle Edge” Infinity Pool
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Additional (fee based) paid services are available and include......

Country tours , Massage and yoga, Laundry, Additional Meals, and cooking lessons with our resident cook.

We are always looking forward to hosting great people!

Feel free to send an inquiry and see if we can work out a deal for your budget.

Guest access

Wi-fi and breakfast is included in the rate

Guests also have access to the 30 meter infinity jungle edge pool, garden, rear courtyard and other communal areas such as sitting rooms.

Interaction with guests

Our friendly in-house staff are here to make your stay enjoyable.

During your stay you will experience daily interactions with our staff and live in Manager, Karin, who speaks fluent English and Swedish.

Trips can be arranged and recommendations on where to eat and what to see and do.

We have a House Manager available to answer any questions as well as House staff to tidy and service your cottage.

Raja plantation manager is a knowledgeable village elder and welcomes any questions you may have.

Other things to note

We have been awarded certificates of excellence as a top vacation rental for 4 years in a row!

We recommend each day is started by planning excursions, what meals you require at the villa and any local activities.

Village walks can be taken with staff early in the morning.

Security guards ensure guest safety.

We do all the cooking - no self catering.

Local Drivers stay off site at their own arranged accommodation.

Within 10 minutes tuk tuk of the villa you can access:

o - UNESCO heritage Galle Fort
o - Unawatuna - snorkelling/ spa/ restaurants/ swimming
o - Jungle and Dewata Beach - surfing/ swimming
o - Rumassala Temples

15 minutes:
o - Stilt Fisherman of Ahungama
o - Martin Wickramasinghe Folk Museum
o - Koggala Lake - prawns/ hotels/ mangrove tours


20 minutes:

o - Hikkaduwa -snorkelling/restaurants/ coral/ nightlife
o - White Tea Plantation
o - Sinharaja tropical rainforest


Amenities
Breakfast
Air Conditioning
Internet

Prices
Weekly Discount: 10%
Weekend Price £155 / night
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House Rules

In keeping with the traditions of the Airbnb community we welcome all walks of life without regard to race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or gender expression.

Templeberg Villa is an established period home that has a whole lot of soul passed down through the generations of previous owners.

This is our home which we share with you. We ask that you treat it with respect and enjoy!

• We appreciate knowing you approximate arrival time.
• No Self Catering
• No outside guests at the villa.
• Conserve energy by switching off fans when not in use.
• Observe check in and checkout times.
• All late night arrivals must be discussed beforehand.
• No smoking in bedrooms.
• No swimming in the pool outside 8 pm to 7 am.

You must also acknowledge
Some pet(s) live in the house

Cancellations

Safety features
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

Availability
1 night minimum stay

2 Reviews

Nadine User Profile
February 2017
Beautiful house in a beautiful surrounding! Very helpful staff, fantastic food!

Hendrik User Profile
September 2016
10 out of 10! Especially the manager and cook is an amazing personality, I look up to. Thank you for everything! The rooms, garden, dinner and design are perfect in my eyes. I hope to see you soon! Best, Hendrik

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Galle, Sri LankaJoined in January 2013
Brent User Profile

Hey, Brent here :-). Young at heart, Kiwi born partnered traveller who has lived in New Zealand, Saskatchewan Canada, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia. I've fallen in love with Sri Lanka and hope you will too. I'm busy restoring our Serene Colonial coconut estate and opening up our place to guests. I love hosting visitors to Galle and Galle Fort and if it isn't me at home my partner Chris or his Mum Karin love entertaining visitors. I enjoy all things travel and learning about new cultures and places. When you stay with us you get personalised and genuine local experiences. Thanks for checking out my listings and I hope to answer your queries and be meeting you soon!

Languages: English, Svenska
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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