Named one of Conde Nast’s Best New Hotels in the World in 2005, the Galle Fort Hotel went on to receive the award of which it is understandably most proud – the prestigious 2007 UNESCO Award of Distinction for Heritage Conservation.

In 2010 and 2016  the Galle Fort Hotel was named ‘Sri Lanka’s Leading Boutique Hotel’ at the World Travel Awards.

The property received the Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice award in 2008, a Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence in 2012, and won the site’s Travellers’ Choice award again in 2013, as well as in 2014.

UNESCO Cultural Heritage Conservation Award of Distinction

Winners of the Award in 2014, 2013, 2008, 2005

Winners of the Award for four consecutive years from 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014

World Travel Awards Winner 2010 and 2016 - Sri Lanka's Leading Boutique Hotel

World Luxury Hotel Awards Winner 2016 - Luxury Historical Hotel

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Nominee's in the 2017 World Luxury Hotel Awards

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Sri Lanka's Leading Boutique Hotel 2016