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Number 11, Colombo

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Landmark Tourist Spot
The Geoffrey Bawa residence is considered a special architectural marvel which also houses art and artifacts from the collection of the Late Archt. Geoffrey Bawa. Whist the Geoffrey Bawa Trust endeavors to encourage stays for those enthusiasts of Architecture and the Art, it is important to note that this residence is not run as a regular hotel.

The two rooms available are within a suite on the 1st floor. They are attached and come with one common bathroom and a sitting room. The 3rd floor is a loggia and the 4th is an open viewing deck. The rooms are given only to a single party at any one time.
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  • This was GB's (Geoffrey Bawa's) residence in Colombo, which is a combination of four houses Bawa purchased from time to time. Bawa however, didn't demolish any majour parts of these houses, but magica...  more »
  • Having been to Lunuganga, Brief and a peek into Number 11 to buy some of Bawa's books in the past, the chance to take a tour of his house and the way he lived was exciting. The guide who took us aroun...  more »
  • Great tour and insight into Geoffrey Bawa's work. Good to make a reservation for tour timings available on their website!  more »