Old Lady at the Sea: Lovely Vacation Villa with Direct Access to the Sandy Beach
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Vacation Rentals The Old Lady at Sea
Private Swimming Pool , Near Beach , Ocean View , Child Friendly , Spacious , Designer Furnishings
BOOSSA VACATION VILLA RENTAL DESCRIPTION Soak up the Island sun and admire the azure beauty of the sea in a secluded location combined with the luxury of absolute tranquility! The “Old Lady at the Sea” offers you lodging according to your preference. It’s comprised of 8 luxurious rooms, intimate in scale and atmosphere, 4 of which are situated in the vicinity of the patio where uninterrupted sea breeze and absolute calmness is a prominent feature and 4 rooms situated where one could experience complete bliss with the view of the deep blue sea.
Experience the exclusive ambiance, private setting, and unparalleled personal service that distinguish “The Old Lady at the Sea”. The humble and friendly staff members make it their priority to provide a professional service to the guests that patronize this unique hotel. Be tempted by delicious culinary dishes with delicately balanced flavours, featuring fresh ingredients purchased on a daily basis, authentically prepared, vibrant in color and presentation.
Seafood lovers can indulge themselves to an array of succulent and delectable seafood dishes prepared with freshly caught fish, fried, baked or grilled to perfection. A guided tour in a private car to any destination in the Island will be arranged at your request, being one of the special features offered to our guests. The Old Lady at the Sea, on the shores of the Indian Ocean, derives great pleasure while you linger into to the blue horizon, watching the ever changing light until the sun settles into the sea.
All the rooms have television, DVD and very luxury beds. More than 30 films on DVD and more than 100 music CDs are at your disposal . There is a sitting room and a dinning room for 20 persons with unique view on the ocean. The house is comfortable furnished. The kitchen is fully equipped.
About Sri Lanka
The natural beauty of Sri Lanka's tropical forests, unspoilt sandy beaches and landscape, as well as its rich cultural heritage make it a world famous tourist destination. Sri Lanka is further characterised by its breathtaking mountains, waterfalls, nature reserves, large inland lakes, tea plantations and an extremely friendly population. The Island is famous for the export of tea, coffee, coconuts, rubber and cinnamon, which is native to the country.
After two millenia of rule by local kingdoms, parts of Sri Lanka were colonized by the Portugese & Dutch beginning in the 16th century, before control of the entire country was ceded to the British Empire in 1815. A nationalist political movement arose in the country in the early 20th century with the aim of obtaining independence, which was eventually granted by the British in 1948.
Although the Dutch were later succeeded by the British, they left deep marks of remembrances. Dutch names on tombstones, a beautiful church, the remains of a fortress and the town ramparts in Galle, situated on the south coast, are indications of the Dutch presence on this island. A combination of historical & architectural significance had led Galle Fort to be declared a World Heritage Site.
“The Old Lady at the Sea” located 7kms north-west of Galle, directly by the Indian Ocean, stood as a residual of the Dutch heritage. It has now been brought back to life by a Belgian family that reinforced and architecturally reconstructed and transformed it into a Villa that is luxurious yet simple, comfortable and filled with unpretentious ambiance.
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Payment Policy: All rates are in Euros.
Catering: All food and drinks can be bought at local prices.The staff – chef, waiter and roomboy – can do all the shopping , as well as prepare and serve all meals.
Breakfast : 8€
Half board : 20€, Full board : 30€
Less than 3 years: Free
Less than 12 years: Half Price
Cancellation Policy: Please Contact owner for Cancellation.
Rules: Rates are subject to change without any prior notice.
AMENITIES• En-suite bathroom with separate shower and constant hot water ensures a refreshing start or end to the day.
- Private Swimming Pool
- Ocean View
- Child Friendly
- Designer Furnishings
- Air Conditioning
- Ceiling Fans
- Fully Equipped Kitchen
- DVD Player
- Dining Table
- Private Bathroom
- Walk-in Closet
- Parking Available
- Near Beach
- Near Town
- Near Shopping
- Near Restaurants
- Walking Tours
Airport: 3,5 hours driving
Maid Service Information
Staff : Cook, 2 houseboy/gardener and security company guard 24/24 hours
• Dhobi on request