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    Fortaleza

    No. 9 Church Cross Street | Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 184 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We are still shocked of how beautiful, comfortable and cozy was our stay in Fortaleza. In a great location, the room had no detail left, and could´t be decorated with more taste! :D Perfectly clean, huge room and bathroom, and lovely common areas (livingroom, hall)......More

    Thank Paco Lopez N
    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded 1 week ago

    What a fantastic review ! Thank you so much for sharing this with us. We look forward to welcoming you back gain Warm regards Ethan

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    Galle Fort has some amazing top end accommodation but this was really fantastic. we stayed in 1Court Square..a fantastic apartment with a lovely balcony overlooking the square. The facilities were excellent and it was only a short walk to the main Fortaleza for breakfast. The...More

    1  Thank Alastair M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Simply a stunning hotel, beautifully appointed rooms, great showers, all mod cons. Wonderful dinner and a great atmosphere. Friendly staff with great local knowledge. Situated inside the fort with many attractions within easy walking distance.Highly recommended. A real credit to the owners.

    1  Thank Nigel T
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    The welcome was great. Friendly and smiling people who make you feel special. If there is a wish or a request, you get the support immediately. The rooms are a bit small but nice and the mattress is fantastic. The problem started when it came...More

    Thank AustrianinAsia
    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for sharing your comments and feedback. Good to hear you welcomed with a smile and our team took care of you so well. It seems clear that almost everything was great apart from the noise factor that you experienced, please accept my apologies...More

    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    Great place nice and cool , staff very friendly , food fresh and cater for all great place . Nice and welcoming big fans to keep you cool whilst you enjoy your meal , fish was suited superb very fresh and lovely sauce and salad...More

    Thank jimboy3
    Response from Ethan S, Manager at FortalezaResponded 13 August 2017

    What a fantastic review. Thank you so much for sharing. Warm regards Ethan

    Galle Fort Hotel
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$109 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Galle District >
    • Galle
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    Aye77
    15 October 2014|
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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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    "Higher floor is preferable"
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