Apa Villa Illuketia

Ellukkatiya Watta, Galle, Sri Lanka | Hotel
Prices starting from $167.00

Travel Blogs from Galle


A travel blog entry by elliemack


... Sri Lanka to tuck into our milk rice, kokki and oil cake. It was so good!! As part of the new year celebrations, family members visit each other and give presents. As our host family did this, we decided to visit the boys in the remand unit as we knew they wouldn't have very many visitors at this special time. We didn't go to teach but to spend time with them and play some new year games and some sport. It was completely worth ...

Day Seven - In search of whales

A travel blog entry by lets.get.lost


... Sri Lankan discount). We thought there would be no chance after seeing how full the boat became. He did though! The whale watching company was called Raja and The Whales. We stood out to us on tripadvisor because of his great reviews. We found our possie on top deck which had thin mattresses for seating areas and were each served yummy ginger biscuits (I ate quite a few), a cup of tea, a bottle of water and a sea sickness tablet. I think everyone was ...

Fill you mind, empty your heart

A travel blog entry by ecour0404


... 60% of the buildings are owned by foreigners. The fort wall surrounds the fort and nowadays is doubled as a scenic walk. Accommodation was a lot more than we were accustomed or prepared to pay for. We tried several guest houses before we were given a tip and taken to a local woman's house. Her name was mallika and she lives in this beautiful yellow bungalow in the perfect location by a temple and the fort wall with her sister. They rent out the extra rooms when family isn't visiting. ...

Start of a new adventure

A travel blog entry by roosafee


... as it was raining they were playing inside with the cricket bats and balls, running around creaming and shouting, there was really no need for us to be there. The idea is that we teach them English but after a few failed attempts I gave up as they were more interested in drawing dragons on the whiteboards. Some of the other volunteers chose to go out to dinner tonight leaving three of us behind (through choice) so dinner should be ready shortly. Over and ...

Pretend judges, monkeys and beer.

A travel blog entry by fergysrambles


... it in one! Beer o'clock was declared and I sought out the Galle Fort Hotel as I had read that it was less prohibitively expensive than the really, really flash place. I sat down by myself, ordered a beer and was almost immediately called over by a chap who asked me to join him, which I did. His name was Mike and he was teaching English to Government officials in Saudi Arabia. He had decided on a bit of R and R and had flown down to Sri Lanka for five days. It ...

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This hotel, located on Ellukkatiya Watta, Galle, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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