Near Hatton, Hill Country, Sri Lanka – Prestige
Located on the golden southern coast of Sri Lanka, The Fortress Resort & Spa is minutes away from Sri Lanka’s most historically interesting living city, Galle, and is a luxurious resort of the highest order.
Inspired by the Dutch Fort design of Galle, the property offers five distinct styles of guest rooms and residences, each creating sensual living spaces with a naturally modern twist. 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 indoor plunge pools or your own private pool. The Fortress Rooms feature a super king 7ft by 7ft bed dressed in Egyptian cotton and an open plan bathroom with rainfall shower and bath. Rooms open out onto your own courtyard or garden balcony. The Ocean Rooms are located on the upper floor with views into the gardens, beach and the Indian Ocean and highlights include an open plan bathroom with large bath and split-level living area with high vaulted ceilings and wonderful views. The Beach Rooms are similar to the Ocean Rooms but are located on the ground floor. They also come equipped with a Jacuzzi bath. All rooms have a cutting-edge entertainment system and designer fittings including LCD TV, Bose DVD and sound system, air conditioning, overhead fan, private bar, in-room safe and IDD telephone.
Wherever you eat or drink and whatever you eat or drink at The Fortress, innovative creative design, incredible flavours and the freshest, finest ingredients are its hallmark. Whether you seek authentic Sri Lankan specialities, Mediterranean fare al fresco, funky decor and new age cocktails or a gastronomic journey matched with incredible wines, dining at The Fortress will take your taste buds on a sensational journey. Pepper faces the stunning free form swimming pool and the Indian Ocean and combines the tastes of Old Ceylon and Modern Asia to create incredible Sri Lankan fare; Savour the flavours of the world for lunch or dinner at Heat, a relaxed al fresco restaurant, located by the pool and beach, set beneath cascading trees; Wine3 is a magnificent piece of innovation and is basically a glass cave where even the cutlery and crockery are made of glass! Wine3 aims to celebrate the experience of wine through the ages, bringing together wine and fine food in a breathtaking setting; T Lounge is the open-plan, airy Sri Lankan tea lounge with spectacular sea and garden views, which offers the flavours, aromas and traditions of Ceylon through tea; The Sea Lounge is the cool seaside funk and the place to go for edgy décor, music and hip concoctions in the surrounds of old Ceylon, while being surrounded by glistening lights and a starry night sky.
The Spa is an inner sanctum reflecting the rich colours of the surrounding culture and nature close by. The Spa incorporates the indigenous culture of Sri Lanka by offering signature Ayurvedic therapies as well as other international treatments. Pre and post treatments, guests can indulge in complimentary water therapies which include a sauna, steam and hydro-bath.
- 120 Rooms & Suites
- Main restaurant and bar plus 24 hour room service.
- Outdoor heated swimming pool with sun terrace and a fitness studio.
- Luxury rooftop Spa with 5 treatment rooms, a steam room, sauna and a relaxation area.
- Luxury chauffeur transfer service within 10km’s.
From GBP £220.00 per night (based on Low Season)
Bed & Breakfast, luxury transfer service within a 10km / 6 mile radius, day-use facilities for early arrivals and late departures, communication centre with 24-hour complimentary internet access, limited complimentary Wifi connectivity in all rooms and public areas, daily Cape wine experience and free undercover and surface parking.
All welcome. There provide a special kiddies turn-down, gingerbread decorating and African story time.
This is world class hotel and will appeal to those seeking the highest standards of service in a superb location.
Recommended length of stay
We would suggest a minimum stay of 4 nights in Cape Town.
Speak to any of the team at Inspirational Travel about holidays or honeymoons to Sri Lanka.
Tel: 01778 382 764