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The Fortress Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
5 Star Hotel
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Special Price: Buy 1, Get 1 Free night
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have been meaning to write this review for sometime.We had the best ever holiday in the Fortress . The staff are so friendly from the minute you arrive your made to feel at home and they can’t do enough for you . The rooms...More

1  Thank Mairi B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived after a two and a half hour transfer from the airport and were blown away by the amazing view as we entered the Hotel. The staff were immediately attentive offering refreshing cold flannels and a complimentary drink. We stayed in a ground floor...More

2  Thank ninagould50
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was fantastic. As soon as you walk in your greeted by lovely people and a lovely view of the pool overlooking the beach The rooms were clean and large. Only thing was at the start the bed wasn't as clean as we hoped...More

3  Thank FrankGig
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unfortunately the most important comment on the hotel - if you like good food, do not eat here!! We saw a few negative reviews remarking the same, but also many stating they were impressed with the food - we listen to the wrong reviews and...More

1  Thank Jentravelstheworld
Response from Brendon M, Manager at The Fortress Resort & SpaResponded 6 days ago

We refer to the reviewer’s recent stay at The Fortress Resort and Spa. We appreciate the constructive appreciation made regarding the architectural aspect of the hotel, the Staff, Pool area etc. We are however, very surprised with the negative comment with regard to the Sri...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The architecture, the facilities, the in room amenities, the pool, the lawns, the spa, the breakfast, the bar, the food buffets, and most of all the hospitality - OUTSTANDING!!! Just lock yourself in the fortress of good times and forget the world!

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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
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Price range
US$141 - US$510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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sandwich14
May 7, 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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Katie B
April 28, 2018|
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Response from Brendon M | Property representative |
Hi Katie, Apologies for the delay in responding to your question. I recommend you to download the Fortress App on IOS or Android to get all dining price details. Let me know if you need further assistance on this. Have a... More
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Margaret H
April 14, 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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Room Tips
"any of the sea view rooms are great."
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"Best views are ocean and pool views, ask for closer to the lobby or its a bit of a walk."
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"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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