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    The Fortress Resort & Spa

    Route A2, Matara Road, Koggala 82104, Sri Lanka
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    Traveller (1473)
    Pool & Beach (405)
    Room & Suite (390)
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good20%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “ocean room” (69 reviews)
    “tuk tuk” (137 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Butler Service
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 April 2015

    Came here with my husband, as you walk through the big doors it is completely different from the hustle and bustle outside. Relaxed, open and offering beautiful views. As you sit in the bar or pool area you cannot here the beeping traffic outside -...More

    1  Thank Bumbleandthemog
    Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

    My wife and I booked a 4D/3N stay at The Fortress based on its reviews on Trip Advisor. This hotel is best suited for coupes, although were a number of families staying whilst we were here. The hotel at first glance is beautiful with colonial...More

    3  Thank Parnell08
    Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

    After a gruelling flight from the UK, and then a 3 hour drive from columbo, you will question whether it's all worth it...and I'm glad to say it is. This is truly one of the most luxurious hotels in the world, whilst remaining utterly unique....More

    2  Thank Harry J
    Reviewed 9 April 2015

    The fortress is about 2 hours away from Columbo, via two separate sections of the new motorway. Galle is about 25 mins away longer by tuk tuk ( which are very dangerous). The hotel is small and beautifully formed, big rooms, clean and service is...More

    6  Thank Superally2007
    Reviewed 8 April 2015

    Another return trip to Fortress and another truly wonderful experience all round. The management team, and all the staff- as always were friendly, efficient and made every effort to make the stay truly wonderful - cannot fault our experience. Another huge thank you to Jin...More

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    • 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
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$210 - US$920 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 53
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Koggala
    • Also Known As
    • The Fortress Hotel Koggala ,
    • Fortress Hotel Galle ,
    • Fortress Galle ,
    • Fortress Sri Lanka ,
    • The Fortress Resort & Spa Sri Lanka/Koggala
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    Traveller (1473)
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    Room & Suite (390)
    Dining (231)
    Hotel & Grounds (816)
    Bathroom (47)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (13)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    23 September 2017|
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    Response from G4JFW | Reviewed this property |
    I believe the most rain falls from end of May till September, and at all other times weather is perfect, for a holiday.
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from Jan v | Property representative |
    Hi! You can download the Fortress Resort and Spa mobile app (Available for both Android and Apple) and checkout the prices. Further, if you are an in-house guest you will get good deals if you book through the application... More
    Room Tips
    "Ocean view"
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    "Ocean view upper floor was great. Ground floor might be too public."
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    "Overlooking the pool and ocean was perfect!"
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    "2nd floor ocean view, amazing view and looking at the building I would image much taller rooms due to the..."
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