Distances between locations in Sri Lanka are not that far, yet the time taken by road to reach a destination can be a somewhat tiring experience.

Our team at The Sun House can arrange transfers for you by either chauffer driven air conditioned vehicles, sea plane, steam train or helicopter.

The Sun House is a 2 hour drive south from Colombo’s international airport or for guests coming from the center of the city of Colombo, it is a 11/2 hour drive.

The Sun House is located on Sri Lanka’s exotic south coast which is quietly becoming the Riviera of choice for the world’s most discerning and inquisitive travellers. Conveniently located near the UN World Heritage site of Galle Fort, Buddhist temples, rainforests, lowland tea plantations, wildlife reserves and some of the most fabulous beaches in the Indian ocean are all within minutes of The Sun House. Set high on a hill overlooking Galle Harbour, The Sun House is the perfect place from which to set off exploring the local & chaotic markets, and villages of the Southern Province.

Getting around

During your stay at The Sun House we recommend that you use one of the local Tuk Tuks to get around and explore the surroundings. Our staff will arrange this for you on request.

The Sun House is within walking distance of the centre of Galle and the Galle Fort. Walking around the Fort is the best way to soak in its history and to explore the narrow streets, laneways and historic ramparts.

Also available is our superbly restored vintage Rover.

Getting there & away

Distances between locations in Sri Lanka are not that far, yet the time taken by road to reach a destination can be a somewhat tiring experience.

Our team at The Sun House can arrange transfers for you by either chauffer driven air conditioned vehicles, sea plane, steam train or helicopter.

The Sun House is a 4 hour drive south from Colombo’s international airport or for guests coming from the centre of the city of Colombo, it is a 3 hour drive. For the best means of travelling to and from The Sun House.

contact : info@thesunhouse.com

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091 438 0275