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The Fortress Resort & Spa

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Room & Suite (474)
Pool & Beach (437)
Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ocean room”(75 reviews)
“tuk tuk”(149 reviews)
“seafood buffet”(31 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

A true oasis and luxurious hotel – based on design of old Dutch Fort. This is a good example of a well run, boutique hotel (just over 50 rooms). The staff are wonderfully attentive, always anticipating and wanting to be helpful. The hotel has two...More

Thank Simon C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed three nights in this wonderful hotel. The room is a 70 sqm luxurious space with very comfortable beds and a beautiful bathroom with a massive shower and jacuzzi. The white restaurante offers a great variety of food, from buffet to a la carte....More

1  Thank Matilde C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We started our Sri Lankan experience at the Fortress hotel. Upon arrival we were immediately upgraded to an ocean view room as it was our 10th anniversary vacation. The hotel already had us feeling special. We spent 5 days at the hotel before we set...More

1  Thank Mefinn
Reviewed 3 days ago

Just returned from another fantastic stay at The Fortress which never disappoints. Regardless of the weather this is the most amazing beach front location with the sound of the sea totally relaxing the most exhausted traveller. The team many of who are there since opening...More

Thank Aoibheanna C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If only life could stay like this. We finished our month in Sri Lanka with a gorgeous 8 night stay at The Fortress. Being off season, we received extra special attention, with our every desire anticipated. Days rolled into a lovely routine of gym(very well...More

Thank Kate G
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$201 - US$661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$201 - US$661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1688)
Room & Suite (474)
Pool & Beach (437)
Dining (236)
Amenities (71)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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MaxKB
15 July 2018|
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Response from Brendon M | Property representative |
Dear Guest, The transfer time from Bandaranaike International Airport to Resort is approximately 2.5hours via expressway. During the peak time it could be 3hours maximum.
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Brian C
8 June 2018|
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Response from Brendon M | Property representative |
Hi Mr Brian, Thank you for you message.I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and looking forward in welcoming you back again.I will pass on your message to my team as well. We appreciate your concern... More
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sandwich14
7 May 2018|
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Response from Brendon M | Property representative |
Hi Pam, Of cause yes! We recommend you to book on All Inclusive with us. Please drop us an e-mail to info@thefortress.lk with all the details. I am sure we can assist you. Look forward to hearing from you soon Pam, Have a... More
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Room Tips
"Beach Room Ground FLoor"
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"Ocean view rooms are beautiful, with a private balcony, overlooking pool and/or garden"
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"Pool side / ocean view"
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"I would highly recommend booking an Ocean View Room. The view is simply stunning!"
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