Just as Provence is the land of beauty, Galle Face Hotel Spa by L’OCCITANE is a sanctuary
of tranquillity to refresh your senses and restore peacefulness and inner balance.
An extension of the L’OCCITANE brand
Every treatment, ingredient and ritual is drawn from a page of the L’OCCITANE grand herbarium, a resource of hundreds of essential oils and natural ingredients. The escape begins with scent. From the moment you enter a Spa L’OCCITANE, the fragrances transport you to Provence . Your experience takes you on a true olfactory journey, every step sequenced by soothing and energizing aromas. The voyage of the senses continues through treatments, sensorial textures, relaxing music and herbal teas inspired by Provencal traditions.
The Spa is a natural extension of L’OCCITANE brand. In respect for authenticity, we always prefer hand-performed treatments over machines and traditional massage techniques over technology.
South Asia’s leading Grande Dame , the Galle Face Hotel is testimony to both Sri Lanka’s colonial past and its independent present. Celebrated within the hospitality world, it blends historical splendour with crafted modernity to form a new model for heritage properties. International guests are immersed in the Galle Face Hotel’s rich traditions and compelling stories, while Colombo society perceive the hotel as the most prestigious, desirable destination in the city for memorable dining and special events.Whether at the hotel for dinner or for a month-long stay, an experience of the Galle Face Hotel is one of timeless grandeur and exceptional hospitality.
The Hotel started out as a Dutch villa called Galle Face House that had been a meeting place for gentlemen of the colonial era.That was until four British entrepreneurs decided to use it to start a business, unaware that, by the late 19th century, it would be known as the best hotel East of Suez.