25 Rampart Street started as an adventure for the owners and the time taken to get every piece right has more than paid off. From the eclectic mix of beautiful antiques and modern furnishings to the dappled indigo/grey swimming pool, this early 19th century English merchant house is a gorgeous example of what can be achieved within Galle Fort.
At Rampart Street there are four en-suite double rooms all with showers, air-conditioning, fans, king-sized beds and an in-room safe. The rooms are named are their location in the property, these include the Sea View Room (complete with freestanding bathtub), Garden View Room and two Pool rooms.
Taru Villas’ Breakfasts, BBQs and Sri Lankan dishes are always favourites, and they have plenty of contemporary international fare to tempt you. After a hot, adventurous day sightseeing in this historic Fort, return to Taru Villas to cool off in the pool and treat yourself to a ‘sundowner’ cocktail, followed by a delicious dinner.
This boutique property offers guests the use of a swimming pool, sun loungers, free WiFi, daily housekeeping, in-house laundry, varied lunch and dinner menus that cater to individual dietary requirements.