Location of Closenberg Hotel, Galle
Closenberg Hotel in Galle, Sri Lanka, is approximately 110km South of the capital Colombo. It is one of the closest hotels to the exit of the newly built Southern expressway, with a travel time of 90 minutes from Colombo.
Closenberg rests atop a peninsula extending into the Indian Ocean with views of Galle Fort, Galle harbour and Rumassala mountain (featured in the great Indian epic, Ramayana). Closenberg peninsula is flanked by Magalle or Dewata Bay, which is rapidly becoming one of Southern Sri Lanka’s most sought after surfing beaches. The hotel is 3km from Galle Fort, a UNESCO listed heritage site, and 4km from Unawatuna beach, rated as one of the world’s top beaches. The hotel’s rich colonial splendour, lush tropical gardens, and panoramic ocean views, ensure a unique heritage hotel experience.