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The Fortress

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Koggala | Habaraduwa, Koggala, Galle, Sri Lanka
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After reading the reviews about the Fortress Hotel our expectations were exceptionally high. We have not been disappointed. This resort is run by an exceptional individual and the hand picked staff that have been carefully chosen and trained. No request is too hard and dietary requirements are not an issue. The staff are wonderfully attentive and polite at every turn!!... More

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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17 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for two nights at the Fortress with family and friends during my third Sri Lankan visit. Located Koggala near Galle It's sheer luxury in isolation. Excellent rooms with sincere service by courteous staff. Food is good and breakfast well spread. Infinity pool is neat and clean. No lift and long walk to staircase may be difficult for the old.... More

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Colombo-Sri Lanka
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Service: Customized to the guests requirements, friendly and fast. Food: Being a Sri Lankan enjoying Sri Lankan food after long time, I really enjoyed the hotel food. However most of the foreigners found this food little too spicy. Rooms: Big, comfortable, nicely lay out. Location: Lovely, golden sandy beach. You can enjoy a sea bath at the nearby reef at... More

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Wattala, Sri Lanka
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not cheap.. but it's good. The room is marvelous. The view from the room towards beach across the pool is gorgeous. Restaurant was good. Never go to the souvenir shop, it's ridiculously high priced. The hotel staff were really good. Hats off.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Fortress for 2 nights. Beautiful hotel and amazing modern bedroom with stunning bathroom. Staff at the restaurant were great. They made vegetarian food which was not on the menu. The chef did a kitchen tour for our family and showed how food is prepared. A great experience and would come back again.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hotel, fantastic food. Had a very enjoyable time. Staff were amazing and always happy top help. Rooms were very luxurious however a little bit dark! View of sea was brilliant and hotel had a very pleasant atmosphere! 5****

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Leeds
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at The Fortress for a week at the beginning of our honeymoon and it was everything we had hoped for and more. The location is absolutely amazing, being right on the beach so our view each morning was palm trees and the sea. The hotel is outstanding and everything was wonderful - the setting, the spa, the restaurants... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent wonderful 12 days around Sri Lanka and finished our trip at The Fortress. Everything is top of the range: the hotel, the spacious rooms, the amenities, the food (6**), the service. A great experience

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for the first leg of our honeymoon in 2013. This hotel made us fall in love with Sri Lanka, our lush green surroundings, the people, and the lifestyle. Great - Amazing seafood, excellent restaurant, and tasty poolside snacks. Their Pizzas from the wood oven are worth waiting for! You have to try the Black pepper crab, and... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit to The Fortress has yet again been superb. Staff were very warm and did everything they could to make sure our stay was a relaxing and enjoyable one. Service was spot on and on a par with the leading hotels we have visited in some major cities across the world. A certain supermodel once said that 'nothing... More

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Address: Koggala | Habaraduwa, Koggala, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Koggala
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fortress 4*
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Also Known As:
The Fortress Hotel Koggala
Fortress Hotel Galle
Fortress Galle
Fortress Sri Lanka

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