The Fortress

Sri Lanka | Indian Ocean & Africa

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A powerful fortress designed in historic portuguese and dutch style, rises next to the beach and offers all luxury imaginable.

(depends on season and number of travellers):
From EUR 203 to 1,635 per room/night, double occupancy.

In Galle at the south coast of Sri Lanka.

Naturally modern design forges historic Dutch and Portuguese styles with Sri Lankan motifs, innovative architecture and designer amenities.

Fortress Room
The Fortress Rooms feature a king-size bed dressed in Egyptian cotton Frette linen and an open plan bathroom with twin-headed shower and bath. These rooms have their own courtyard or garden balcony. In addition, all rooms have Plasma Screen, Bose DVD player and sound system, espresso machine, air conditioning, overhead fan, private bar, day bed, in-room safe and IDD telephone.

Beach Room
Located on the ground floor, these guestrooms offer views into the gardens, beach and the Indian Ocean beyond. Highlight is the open-plan bathroom with large bath, rainfall shower and a split-level living area.

Ocean Room
Similar to the Beach Rooms but located on the upper floor of The Fortress.

Ocean Loft
The design of these split-level rooms creates one-of-a-kind experiences on each of their two separate floors. It has oversized living room with indoor plunge pool, day bed, plasma screen and Bose DVD sound system. The upstairs level houses the bedroom, showcasing a luxury bed adorned in soft Egyptian cotton Frette linen and an additional day bed. The stunning upstairs bathroom features both rainfall and wall showers.

The Fortress Residences are on the upper floor of The Fortress and each feature two bedrooms and two bathrooms, a separate living area, entertainment area and outdoor dining deck. Each offers guests astounding experiences, with a private cantilevered infinity edge pool enjoying magnificent views of the coastline. 24-hour personal butler.

Light, flavourful international cuisine and authentic Sri Lankan specialties. The central dining venue at The Fortress for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For savouring the flavours of the Mediterranean within the lush Fortress gardens, overlooking the magnificent pool and the ocean. Tapas to hot creations from the wood fired pizza oven. Open for lunch and dinner.

Where guests can immerse themselves in the tea culture of the island. Our tea taste will guide you through the amazing array of teas from the lowlands to the hill country or partake in one of our indulgently modern high tea.

Little adventure kids club, scuba diving, library, gym, local journeys, spa.

Best time to travel
October to April.

How to get there
International flight to Colombo, transfer to “The Fortress”.




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