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Stylish Beach House With Private Pool Located On A Tropical Turtle Nesting Beach

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Stylish 2-Bedroom, 2 Ensuite Beach-front House, 10mins From Historic Galle Fort

Salt Beach House is a stylish beach house located on beautiful Dalawella Beach, next to Unawatuna Beach. It is just 10mins from the UNESCO World Heritage Galle Fort.

Salt Beach House is a 2-bedroom, 2 ensuite house located on Dalawella beach. Open plan kitchen and living maximise the ocean view. 8m private pool, washing machine, kitchen, and breakfast daily is all included in the rate. For more details visit our website.

Whether you choose to lie around the pool and watch turtles in the Indian Ocean, or jump into the local hustle and bustle, Galle offers an abundance of activities to suit everyone. In close proximity to Salt Beach House, you can be surfing, scuba diving, whale watching, exploring tea plantations, buying gemstones, visiting the UNESCO world heritage fort, washing elephants, cycling through rice paddies, eating local hoppers or haute cuisine and watching the sunset with a cocktail in hand. There really is something for everyone!

More Details

Owner
Salt Beach House
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2017

Location

Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Wijaya Restaurant
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Galle Train Station
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
Colombo - Galle Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Wijaya Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Dalawella Beach
Car: not necessary

Salt Beach House is a recently completed, stylish beach house located on beautiful Dalawella Beach, next to Unawatuna Beach. It is just 10mins from the UNESCO World Heritage Galle Fort.

Salt Beach House is a 2-bedroom, 2 ensuite house located on Dalawella beach. Open plan kitchen and living maximise the ocean view. 8m private pool, washing machine, kitchen, and breakfast daily is all included in the rate. For more details visit our website.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on the Unawatuna on the Southern Province

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Included in Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Bathroom 1 is a beautiful outdoor shower with granite tiles. The toilet and vanity is covered by the roof. Bathroom 2 is indoors. Both are ensuites to the bedrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King sized bed with ensuite bathroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , King sized bed with ensuite bathroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Stylish Beach House With Private Pool Located On A Tropical Turtle Nesting Beach
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 18 reviews
5

Gorgeous Little House, with an amazing view

  • 5 of 5

We were delighted with our stay at Salt Beach House. It was extremely comfortable and well laid out, designed beautifully to feel very airy and spacious. With the most amazing views from the garden.

Great customer service during booking with the owner and Ranjan the housekeeper was a delight. Effective, charming and genuinely interested in making sure our holiday was the best it could be. Fabulous Yoga studio just 1.5 km away (Sri Yoga Shala) and great pizza from Wijaya Beach Hotel, along with some interesting trips to Galle and the Turtle farm. Just perfect!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Penelope, you and your beautiful family were an absolute pleasure to host! We are so glad to hear you have enjoyed your time at SALT and Sri Lanka. Come back soon to see us again. Till then, take care. All the best, The SALT Team
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5

A touch of paradise

  • 5 of 5

Salt Beach house was a wonderful relaxing base for us attending a wedding and festivities in and around Galle. The home is intimate yet easily caters for 2 couples. The host and staff are friendly and accommodating, always ready with a recommendation and assistance for the new to Sri Lankan experience. You will be attended to for breakfast and can request local delights. Make sure to ask for the jack fruit curry. We all loved it. Many thanks to Antoinette, James and Muditha.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi guys, Thanks for the lovely comments. We are so glad you had a wonderful stay at SALT, it was an absolute pleasure to look after you all. Come back soon! Till then safe travels. Best wishes, The SALT Team
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5

Very comfortable and lovely location on the beach. We hope to return soon!

  • 5 of 5

Ranjan made us feel welcome and looked after us. Despite having worried about being so close to the road, we all slept really well. The kids felt completely safe and made very good use of the pool. With Wijaya Beach right around the corner, it was very easy to get to the lagoon and the bar/restaurant. A great stay - but too short! Thank you

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi guys, Thanks for staying at SALT. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed yourselves. You're right, all the southern coast beach houses are located on the coastal road. Luckily, SALT is on a comparatively quieter stretch! We hope you come back for a longer stay next time!
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5

Honeymoon Paradise

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at peppers jungle for 10 nights on our honeymoon. What an amazing experience it was being so comfortable up in the jungle. The service was amazing, with the food being a stand out for us. James, Chaminda and Lahiru helped us with all our needs. Pure luxury, highly recommended. We will be back in 2017!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A hidden gem of a haven!

  • 5 of 5

My mother & I arrived early evening for our 2 night stay, and even at dusk we were immediately enchanted and enthralled by this place - and couldn't wait to wake up the next morning and discover it by daylight! Salt Beach House is stylishly, simply, comfortably and elegantly fitted out - with an easy, calm and carefree attention to detail - just what you want when the hustle & bustle of Sri Lankan life is right on your doorstep! The beds are heavenly and the shower rooms with the open air ceiling a treat night or day. The house staff were welcoming, attentive and discreet and the breakfast and fruits, divine. A highlight for me was also the pool on the ocean front. I'm a water baby and what a treat it was to dip in & out as we pleased with the sound of the ocean. Can't wait to come back for another dip. Thanks for having us.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi guys, that's so lovely to hear! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at the villa! Come back soon!
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5

Wonderful and invigorating

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Salt Beach House for 10 days. That was the two of us and my two children (who are 10 and 13). The house is really lovely inside with plenty of light and great views out to the sea. Being October the weather was quite wild so the sea was rough and the sound of the waves breaking on the shore can be heard in the house. That makes you feel alive.

The road the house is on is busy and noisy but this is part of being in Sri Lanka and it was something we grew to love over our stay. We could walk straight out the gate and jump in a tuk tuk or we could walk along the beach for miles. There were turtles in the surf and the most spectacular sunsets. The children were happy trying to train themselves to do underwater lengths of the pool for hours when needed.

There are sometimes power cuts and there might be a noisy bread van in the morning but this just adds to the experience of being there. Ranjan looked after us incredibly well and was very gracious and considerate of us all. He cooked us a great curry and told us lots of interesting things about his country. James, the house manager, came to see us regularly and gave us some great tips on where to go; a thoroughly nice chap. The night watchman is a wonderful character and stands in the middle of the road with a small torch to flag down a tuk tuk for you after dark. We left him a head torch to try and make that a bit easier.

If you want to stay somewhere that makes you feel connected with power of the sea whilst also allowing you to dip into the busyness of everyday life, this place is perfect.

We both run businesses in the UK and get very little time off so we needed to feel invigorated and rested at the same time. This holiday achieved this in spades; thank you all at Salt Beach House for helping it happen.

We will return.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi guys, Thanks for your lovely review. We agree with you wholeheartedly that all of these things make Salt Beach House and Sri Lanka a beautiful place to stay and be. We really hope to welcome you back very soon and trust that you feel refreshed and replenished after your trip.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa on the Unawatuna, Sri Lanka

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2 night minimum stay
£642
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Additional pricing information

One - off cleaning fee £41.3
Refundable Damage Deposit £112.65

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