Situated high on a hill yet within minutes of the UN World Heritage listed Fort of Galle, Doornberg or The Dutch House has set the pace in redefining luxury accommodation for the individual traveler in Sri Lanka. Highly exclusive with only 4 suites this country house built in 1712 ensures complete privacy for its guests The Dutch House is a favorite amongst honeymooners and couples because of our policy of only accepting children over 13 years.
Spacious living areas, an English tropical garden complete with croquet lawn and treetop infinity pool provides ample space for guests to find a quiet area in which to truly unwind. Period Dutch antiques reflect its early 18th century origins but blend in well with its contemporary collection of art.
Voted as one of the top 20 hip hotels of the world, The Dutch House is the ultimate indulgence in space & privacy in one of Ceylon's most well preserved historic mansions.
The Dutch 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 to 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. Set high on a hill over looking Galle Harbour, The Dutch House is the perfect place to base yourself to set off exploring the local & chaotic markets and villages of the Southern Province.