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The Fortress Resort & Spa

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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ocean room”(76 reviews)
“tuk tuk”(150 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: Luxury Beach Escape Offer
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have spent a wonderful week at this hotel. Beautiful caring staff and exceptional facilities. Outlook is superb absolutely beachfront. Dining experience is excellent especially the Saturday evening Seafood Buffet. Highly recommend for a relaxing break after touring beautiful Sri Lanka.

1  Thank sharr211
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Our third visit to this hotel and had a great time. This was for 25th wedding anniversary. Pool attendants did a great job of preparing sun beds for us every day. Room extremely well looked after and well laid out and all amenities provided. Food...More

22  Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was last here two years ago and had an amazing time. It’s great to revisit and find a hotel that hasn’t rested on its laurels. Signs everywhere of continuous improvement - new app for pool side ordering, refreshed rooms, food stepped up from very good...More

3  Thank Derek S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing place Kids friendly resort, staff profesional and helpful, food was really a nice story We chose the ground floor room No 8 with the see view and direct access to the pool, who ever is coming here I highly recommend to take the ground...More

1  Thank pmircevski
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a week in room 23. Huge room which was well maintained by Buddika who went out of his way to make our stay luxurious. Balcony was shady and facing a wall and shrubbery so we didn't use it. (The hotel couldn't do...More

4  Thank Colette R
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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
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
Details
Price range
US$184 - US$560 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$184 - US$560 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Margaret H
15 April 2018|
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Response from nicky d | Reviewed this property |
February and March are the best times to go,I'm not too sure about August.
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Krishna P
4 April 2018|
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Response from Jan v | Property representative |
Hi Krishna, If you are planing to try out anything from outside, yes! You can find restaurants of your choice in, Mirissa (20 minutes away from the resort towards the south) Unawatuna (20minutes away from the resort towards... More
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chrisphil69
3 February 2018|
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Response from Jan v | Property representative |
Hi Chris, Yes. We do have an ALL INCLUSIVE Option. Please send me your enquiry to bdm@thefortress.lk Look forward to hearing from you soon.
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Room Tips
"room 15 -18 are quiet ocean view rooms"
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"All the rooms are lovely but go for one with a pool if you can"
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"Choose a room on lower level where you can walk out to the pool."
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"Ocean view room is highly recommended"
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