Rice House

  • Talpe
  • 16 pers. max.
  • 5 bedrooms
  • Converted colonial planters house
  • Interior in traditional style, decorated by antiques and collectibles
  • Set within lush greenery and facing paddy fields
  • Private swimming pool
  • Close to the Galle Fort and many scenic beaches

Take a look inside Rice House

Rice House is a colonial villa in the style you often find in the Caribbean. Located on the southern edge of Sri Lanka, close to some of the most scenic beaches on the island, a turtle sanctuary, whale trips, and a Dutch fort, this beautiful house, and its location will surely make you want more, which is why so many guests keep coming back here. This private luxury rental home offers paradise living in Sri Lanka. Combining traditional aesthetics with contemporary ambiance and modern creature comforts, guests staying here are sure to enjoy the ultimate luxury holiday.

The house is surrounded by lush greenery and scenic paddy fields, which gives the villa its name. The greenery and silence of its rural landscape offer the perfect setting for a quiet and relaxing holiday for guests who want to venture deep into the countryside and stay away from touristy areas for a feel of real Sri Lanka. And yet, it is just a short trip away from so many top attractions on the island.


Points of interest
Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport
165.72 km

Villa Rice House has a wonderful rural location on the southern fringes of Sri Lanka. It offers the perfect setting for a relaxed holiday. However, it is still close to many attractions. The famous Galle Fort is only 20 minutes away. Several beaches are nearby like Thalpe beach with its natural pools, Turtle beach, Kabalana, Koggala beach, and the beautiful Koggala Lake. There are many places to eat too, like King and Queen Cantina, Waruna Place, and The Runcible Spoon Restaurant.

Services & features

Something missing in this villa? Don't worry, our Concierge can arrange it for you. Just let us know :)
  • Facilities:

    • Air conditioning (contact us)
    • BBQ equipment
    • Enclosed living room
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Free parking Private & covered
    • Iron and ironing board
    • Pool towels (contact us)
    • Safety box
    • Swimming pool
    • Terrace
    • Toiletries
    • Wardrobe space
    • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Kids:

    • Babysitter
  • Meals:

    • Daily breakfast (extra cost) at cost of groceries
    • Dinner (extra cost) at cost of groceries
    • Fully equipped kitchen
    • Lunch (extra cost) at cost of groceries
    • Oven
  • Services:

    • Housekeeping daily
  • Entertainment:

    • TV
  • More information:

    • Pers. max.: 16
    • Staff:
    • Villa size: 200 m²
  • Terms and conditions:

    • Check-in: after 02:00 pm
    • Check-out: until 11:00 am

Concierge service

Our complimentary concierge service manages pre-trip planning, takes requests during your stay, and helps with anything and everything in between!
  • In-villa services

  • Baby chairs, cots, strollers Baby chairs, cots, strollers
  • Childcare services Childcare services
  • Grocery shopping Grocery shopping
  • In-house massage In-house massage
  • Pool fencing Pool fencing
  • Private chef Private chef
  • Tours & activities

  • Airport transfer Airport transfer
  • Car rental Car rental
  • Day trip & chauffeur Day trip & chauffeur
  • Private boat/ yacht charters Private boat/ yacht charters
  • Restaurant reservations Restaurant reservations
  • Tour/ Activities bookings Tour/ Activities bookings
  • Yoga teacher Yoga teacher
  • Special events

  • Birthday decorations Birthday decorations
  • Romantic dinners Romantic dinners
  • Wedding/ Special celebrations Wedding/ Special celebrations

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