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Templeberg Villa and Bungalow Galle Sri Lanka

Property number 104963

A Villa and Bungalow in Galle Sri Lanka on 200 year old Coconut Estate

10 guests in 5 bedrooms | Category * * *

A charming villa and bungalow built in 1864 and last renovated in 2014. A typical Dutch Colonial Manor Home on sprawling 5 acres of terraced tropical jungle, Templeberg Villa and Bungalow make for an ideal destination holiday. The main villa contains a large Suite with private ensuite and 2 generous Queen Rooms. Antique Four poster beds, Asian soft furnishings and polished concrete furniture grace the rooms. At the rear of the property is a standlone two room, 1 bathroom bungalow that makes an ideal hideaway or family chalet. The bungalow can be set up as two bedrooms or 1 bedroom with relaxing lounge. Moments away from UNESCO Galle Fort, Talpe and Unawatuna beach. Located in a charming villa next to a 250 year old Buddhist Temple, the villa keeps one foot in the past and another in the future. Unlimited free wifi throughout the property. Services include yoga, cooking classes, tours and inhouse massage.


Karin Jansson, Brent Carey and Christopher Shields
Karin was born in Sweden and emigrated to New Zealand where she lived for 20 years. Brent and Chris divide their time between Melbourne, Auckland and Sri Lanka. They are joined by 10 friendly in country staff

Languages spoken are English Swedish


  • Historic
  • Quiet
  • Small Town
Barbaragoda Road ( Off Akuressa Road) Wanchawala, Kuruluduwa, Galle, Sri Lanka
Turn off the Southern Expressway Highway Interchange Located off Akuressa Road near Famous Standing Buddha Statue Sunday vegetable market

Facilities & Services

On Property
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast Included
  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Full Board Available
  • Garden
  • Gay Friendly
  • Half Board Available
  • Laundry
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Views
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Entertainment
Unlimited Free Wifi Hot Water 25 metre Outdoor Infinity Pool ( opens March 2015) Laundry Service Private Cook and Breakfast included Airport Pick up and Local Tours can be arranged Private cooking tutorial Daily in house Yoga by appointment 5 acres of coconut and fruit trees


50 percent deposit at time of booking 30 day forfeit deposit cancellation policy Date Changes permissible up to 1 year from booking

Saffron Room

Saffron Suite has its own front entrance. Comprising built in window seat with views over the garden, large Antique Four Poster Bed, Antique Wardrobes and chests and chase lounges. A walk through separate two sink bathroom makes for an ideal room
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Cot Available
  • Fan
  • Hair dryer
  • Minimum 1 night
  • Non Smoking
  • Size 130 (m2)
  • Sleeps 3
  • TV

Queen Room

Choose from one of our main villa rooms tastefully decorated with Antique Canopied Four Poster Beds, Overhead Ceiling and floor fans, statement Antique pieces and each with own bathroom.
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Cot Available
  • Fan
  • Minimum 1 night
  • Non Smoking
  • Size 40 (m2)
  • Sleeps 2

Family Bungalow

Free standing Family 2 room shared bathroom bungalow. Adjoining doors make it possible to move between the rooms. Decorated with writing desk, chaise lounges, wardrobes and coconut fibre rugs, the Family Bungalow is ideal to relax and unwind.
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Cot Available
  • Fan
  • Hair dryer
  • Minimum 1 night
  • Size 180 (m2)
  • Sleeps 4
  • Telephone