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    Fortaleza

    No. 9 Church Cross Street | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
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    • Average8%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed March 5, 2017

    We stayed at no 1 Middle Street We in the master suite as we wanted some out side space all of the accommodation had outside space so not worth paying the extra for When we arrived the safe didn't work, next morning air con wouldn't...More

    Thank PamY_11
    Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

    The positives: Atmosphere is very cool. The negatives: Food here is just frankly not that good. My wife and I had the fajitas, the soup of the day (tomato) and the chicken pate and we just did not like any of it. Service was super...More

    Thank Michael F
    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded May 18, 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for your response and feedback. I am very disappointed to hear that we did not meet your expectations and our chef shall be informed accordingly. However, receiving an unfavorable review on a website days after the event is not constructive as...More

    Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

    After experiencing some pretty poor service in other fancy places on the south coast, this place came as something of a relief. The staff were very helpful, knowledgeable and friendly, the rooms were great, and the location excellent for those wanting to be in the...More

    Thank JoshTN
    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded March 20, 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to share the great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay here with us. Warm regards Ethan

    Reviewed February 25, 2017

    Fortaleza was our last stop in our Sri Lanka holiday. And one thing i did correctly, was to book 2 nights at Fortaleza. It was one the most enjoyable travelling experience i had so far. Was welcomed by very friendly manager (sorry i couldn't spell...More

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    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded March 20, 2017

    Thank you for such a fantastic, detailed review of your experience with us ere at Fortaleza. I am sure Wojciech will be overjoyed to read you enjoyed the running session so much. It was a pleasure to have you stay here with us and we...More

    Reviewed February 23, 2017

    We arrive quite late at night, but were greeted with nice cool towels and a refreshing cold fruit juice, before being shown to our room.We were staying at No 50 Lighthouse Street which is just down the road from the main Fortaleza hotel. Our room...More

    1  Thank Jane J
    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded March 20, 2017

    Another great review to be passed along to our team at No.50 Lighthouse St. Thank you so much for sharing and we look forward to welcoming you back. Warm regards Ethan

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • $126 - $250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Aye77
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    Response from Ethan S | Property representative |
    Hi There Thank you for your inquiry Yes of course it is possible, with the highway as you know it is only an hour or so away from Colombo and we would be happy to have you here for dinner. How many of you are there and... More
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