The Loving Nest situated within the wall of the Dutch Fort , is the perfect location from which to visit the Fort, a Unesco World Heritage site and the city of Galle.

Galle Fort is situated in the Bay of Galle on the southwest cost of Sri Lanka. There are two routes to get to Galle, one is via the new Southern Highway which is around one hour from Colombo. Otherwise the traditional route is along the Galle Road which takes about three hours by vehicle. The Bandaranayake International Airport is 35 Km. north of Colombo, and Galle Colombo is around 130 Km.

The cost of the van for the transfer to the Bandaranayake International Airport is around Rs.9,500.00 including highway fees, it takes around three hours to reach the destination.

Distance between Galle and Unawatuna 5.9 km
Distance between Galle and Mirissa 36.1 km
Distance between Galle and Hikkaduwa 20.1 km
Distance between Galle to Bentota 55.9 km
Distance between Galle to Tangalle 82.5 km




Population: 21 million
Official languages: Sinhala, Tamil, English
Currency: Sri Lankan Rupies - 1$ equal 130 SL. rupies, 1euro equal 180 SL. rupies (approx 2014)
Voltage: 230/240 volts AC, 50Hz.
Visa: residents from permitted countries are issued visa on arrival for one month art the rate of $35 (year 2014)




The Southern coast of Sri Lanka is generally hot and humid with an average temperature of 27C. or even higher. The sea breeze helps to moderate the temperature making it pleasant and cool. The rainy season however is unavoidable as the south west monsoon from June to October brings in some refreshing shower of rain.


Address : 66, Pedlar Street, Galle Fort, Sri Lanka  Tel No : +94 777147736 | +94 91 2235741  Email :