Beaches South of Colombo
The Fortress
For the rich & famous, super deluxe from A to Z

Located at 165 km from the airport on the golden southern coast of Sri Lanka, The Fortress is minutes away from Galle, Sri Lanka's most historically interesting living city.
All of the 49 'naturally modern' guest rooms feature 7ft by 7ft super king beds, open plan bathrooms, and state of the art entertainment systems with plasma screens, Bose DVD players and surround sound. Wi-Fi internet access plan bathroom with large bath and split level living area. IDD telephone services Inspired by the Dutch Fort design, there are five distinct styles of guest accommodations. Fortress Rooms - 65 m2: The Fortress Rooms feature a super king 7ft by 7ft bed dressed in Egyptian cotton Frette linen and an open plan bathroom with twin headed shower and bath. These rooms open out onto your own courtyard or garden balcony. In addition, all rooms present a cutting-edge entertainment system and designer fittings that include 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 Rooms - 70 m2: Located on the ground floor, these guestrooms offer views into the gardens, beach and the Indian Ocean beyond. Highlights of these rooms include the open plan bathroom with large bath, rainfall shower and a split-level living area.  Ocean Rooms - 70 m2: Similar to the Beach Rooms, the Ocean Rooms are located on the upper floor of The Fortress and feature high vaulted ceilings. Guests also have the added bliss of enjoying a bath in the Jacuzzi whilst taking in the magnificent views. Ocean Lofts - 140 m2: The design of these split-level rooms creates one of a kind experiences on each of their two separate floors. Guests enter into an oversized living room with indoor plunge pool, inviting day bed, 42" plasma screen and Bose DVD sound system. The upstairs level houses the bedroom, showcasing a luxury 7ft.x7ft. bed adorned in soft Egyptian cotton Frette linen and an additional day bed. The stunning upstairs bathroom features both rainfall and wall showers. Fortress Residences - 240 m2: The ultimate in sensual living spaces, 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. Guests staying here are pampered by their 24-hour personal butler, catering to their every whim.
Pepper - Light, flavourful international cuisine and authentic Sri Lankan specialties. The central dining venue at The Fortress.Wine 3 - A glass cave with a breathtaking array of Old and New World wines.Heat - For savouring hot creations from the wood-fired pizza oven. Set in the lush Fortress gardens.In-room dining - Twenty-four hour in-room dining is available for guests wanting to indulge within the intimate settings of their room, loft or residence.T - An authentic experience where you will discover the various flavours of Sri Lankan tea.Sea Lounge - For celebrating with a funky tea-influenced cocktail while surrounded by glistening lights and a starry night sky.Destination Dining - A private dining experience in secluded areas of the gardens within the walls of The Fortress or on the golden sands of the beach. Additional facilities • Business centre and meeting rooms • Boutiques • Little Adventurers Club • Art gallery featuring local artists • Wedding pavilion • CD & DVD library
Sports & Recreation:
Freshwater swimming pool with deck chairs and sunshades. The spa allows guests to experience per Aqum's signature treatments and the ancient South Asian healing art of Ayurveda, Yoga-pavilion, fully-equipped gym, scuba diving, water sports centre
Prices in US Dollar (USD) per room per night inclusive of all taxes, service charge and meals as specified:
  Room Category  Period Single Double Triple Meals
Fortress Room01.09.2013 - 01.11.2013 245 267 384 ABF
01.11.2013 - 01.12.2013 267 289 406 ABF
01.12.2013 - 20.12.2013 256 278 395 ABF
Ocean Room11.01.2013 - 01.05.2013 395 417 534 ABF
01.11.2013 - 01.12.2013 395 417 534 ABF
01.12.2013 - 20.12.2013 389 411 528 ABF
ABF = American breakfast
HB = Half board - breakfast & dinner
FB = Full board - breakfast, lunch & dinner

Special Promotion

Special offer:

01.05.13 to 31.07.13 - Stay 7 Nights & Pay 5 Nights
01.08.13 to 31.08.13 - Stay 7 Nights & Pay 6 Nights
01.09.13 to 31.10.13 - Stay 7 Nights & Pay 5 Nights
01.11.13 to 30.11.13 - Stay 5 Nights & Pay 4 Nights
01.12.13 to 19.12.13 - Stay 7 Nights & Pay 5 Nights


For lunch USD 40.00 per person per day
For dinner USD 52.00 per person per day
Christmas Gala Dinner USD 172.00 per person
New Year Gala Dinner USD 228.00 per person

Prices for Beach Room, Loft Room with Plunge Pool and The Fortress Residence with Plunge Pool on request

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