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Stunning, Tranquil Lakeside Villa 10 Minutes from Beach, Galle

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Last updated: 02/19/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:4.5
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

Architect designed villa, every bedroom with amazing views, five double bedrooms

Siyambala House is a luxury villa overlooking the serene 43-acre Koggala Lake on two sides, just 15 minutes' walk to one of the World's Most Beautiful Beaches, Koggala Beach, and 20 minutes' drive to Galle Fort. It can accommodate 10 adults in great comfort.

With its high-vaulted ceilings, traditional freezes over the windows and doors and inlaid floors, Siyambala House can best be described as a modern take on the Sri Lankan vernacular. It is light, airy and, at more than 4,000 sq ft, very spacious. The covered terrace benefits from a wonderfully calming breeze from the water, providing the perfect place to eat, take in the views, socialise, or doze. There are five large air-conditioned bedrooms: four doubles and one twin; two on the second floor and three downstairs. Three bedrooms have en suite bathrooms.

Add to this the spectacular 15-metre infinity pool and the comfort of the huge atrium, and you have all the ingredients in place for a tropical holiday to remember.


Tours: Why not visit Sri Lanka’s myriad delights (such as Colombo, the ancient capitals, religious sites, the tea country, Kandy, a Yala safari, etc) before or after you relax at Siyambala? Our manager, Nalaka, who is a government-registered tour guide, can provide you with the perfect tour, regardless of your time or budget.

Events: Please contact us if you would like Siyambala House to host a special event for you: a reunion, wedding, anniversary celebration, etc.. We'd be delighted to take care of all arrangements!
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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/19/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

  • Twin room: 2 child bed

    en suite; upstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 king

    en suite bathroom...moreless

  • Master: 1 king, 2 baby crib

    en suite; upstairs...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    four-poster bed, shared bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    four-poster bed, shared bath...moreless

  • Cots are available .

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Downstairs cloakroom: toilet

    ...moreless

  • Master bedroom en suite: toilet, combination tub/shower

    with rainshower...moreless

  • Twin room en suite: toilet, combination tub/shower

    with rainshower...moreless

  • Shared bathroom: toilet, shower

    with rainshower...moreless

  • Guest bedroom en suite: toilet, shower

    with rainshower...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The house includes: - A staff of five, including a hotel-trained chef, two house-boys, a night watchman and manager - Full laundry service, including ironing - Airport pick-up now only 1.5 hours - Daily cleaning and bed-making - A comprehensive menu of Asian, Sri Lankan and Western food, plus children's menu - Daily breakfast (included in the price) - A free tour of Galle Fort - Excursions and tours (LKR6,000 per day) - Free Wifi - Sun loungers - Money changing - Local transport (tuk-tuks) arranged - And much more...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Stereo:

    Bose i pod / i phone docking system...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games:

    Wii...moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bathroom and swimming towels...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Chef and cost price menu...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Just request some!...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 12 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season continued
Jan 3 - Feb 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$497
$3,231
Pre Easter special
Mar 1 - Apr 7, 2017
3 night min stay
$435
$2,784
Easter 2017
Apr 8 - Apr 21, 2017
5 night min stay
$534
$3,604
Low season
Apr 22 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$336
$2,113
High Summer 2017
Jul 1 - Aug 26, 2017
5 night min stay
$373
$2,485
Low season again
Aug 27 - Dec 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$336
$2,113
High Season 2017
Dec 16 - Dec 22, 2017
5 night min stay
$510
$3,480
Peak Season 2017
Dec 23 - Jan 2, 2018
5 night min stay
$646
$4,349
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$336
$2,113

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • No additional mandatory fees

Notes:

Payment by PayPal welcome or Bank Transfer

Prices include full breakfasts for up to 10 guests

Minimum of one week bookings over holiday periods: Christmas, Chinese New Year, Easter,July-August

We absorb all taxes but encourage you to tip our staff if you are happy with the service


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

120 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Colombo
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Koggala Beach
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
E01 Expressway
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Koggala Beach
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Koggala

Car: Not Necessary

Tranquillity is guaranteed on the 43-acre Koggala Lake, which is a protected site, for its bird life in particular. Attractions include Cinnamon Island, the Buddhist temple and seminary, or Ananda Spice Garden, which can all be reached by boat from the house.

The UNESCO World Heratige Site of Galle Fort is just 20 minutes away by car or tuk-tuk, offering a wealth of restaurants, museums, and historic sites.

Beautiful, unspoilt Koggala Beach is just a 10 minute walk away, while a 15-minute drive will take you to Unawatuna Beach, a charming, low-key beach resort.

 

Owner info


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Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/19/2017

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Photos

  • From the lake

    From the lake

  • The swimming pool and lake at sunset

    The swimming pool and lake at sunset

  • View from Saltwater Infinity pool

    View from Saltwater Infinity pool

  • The atrium

    The atrium

  • The atrium

    The atrium

  • The Bar

    The Bar

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • The twin bedroom

    The twin bedroom

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  • The house and gardens

    The house and gardens

  • Siyambala at night

    Siyambala at night

  • Terrace

    Terrace

  • Atrium

    Atrium

  • The atrium

    The atrium

  • The bridge

    The bridge

  • Master bedroom en suite

    Master bedroom en suite

  • Guest bedroom

    Guest bedroom

  • Have your wedding or celebration here

    Have your wedding or celebration here

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  • A typical Koggala sunset

    A typical Koggala sunset

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