The Fortress Resort and Spa in Galle, Sri Lanka is a place shaped in the style of a powerful fortress. Mounting next to the beach, the resort’s walls enfold luxuriant gardens and water features, a spa featuring Ayurvedic treatments, a freeflow swimming pool, wine cellar, restaurants, boutiques and delicately selected rooms, lofts and residences.
Positioned on the golden southern coast of Sri Lanka, The Fortress is minutes away from Sri Lanka’s most traditionally interesting living city, Galle. Guests are greeted at Bandaranaike International Airport by their hosts and accompanied to their resort escape by their chosen means of transfer. Guests can enter at the charming Koggala Lake by helicopter or drive through the rich colorful culture that Sri Lanka is known for in a private luxury car.
All of the 53 naturally contemporary guest rooms feature 7 foot by 7 foot super king beds, open plan bathrooms, and state-of-the-art entertainment systems with LCD TVs, Bose DVD players and surround sound. The Spa welcomes guests in elite experiences whilst offering an assortment of signature treatments, yoga and meditation along with the ancient South Asian healing art of Ayurveda.
Motivated by the Dutch Fort design, there are five diverse styles of guest rooms and residences, each creating wonderful living space with a naturally contemporary spin. All are designed with either private courtyards or balconies, with views onto the magnificent gardens, water features or golden beaches out to the Indian Ocean. The suites boast of indoor plunge pools or your own private pool.
Resort services include 24-hour reception hosts, luxury car service, Tuk tuk service, airport transfers, butler service, babysitters on request, 24-hour in-room dining, poolside service, wedding hosts, Wi-Fi internet access, IDD telephone services, laundry, valet services, and foreign currency exchange.
During your stay, guests are invited to relax in the free flowing swimming pool overlooking the Indian Ocean, watch your favorite movies in the comfort of your own room, book your private session of Yoga in the comfort of the Yoga Pavilion or work out in their fully equipped fitness center.
The resort’s architecture unites historic Dutch and Portuguese styles with the designs of Sri Lanka. Galle’s most inventive resort encounter.