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Strategically located within the Galle Fort, Fortaleza features homely accommodation with free Wi-Fi access provided throughout the property. Housing a well-known restaurant, it offers complimentary parking nearby.

With just a 550 yards walk away from the property, guests can access to the beach. Galle Railway Station is 0.6 miles away, while Unawatuna town is approximately a 3.7 miles drive.

Featuring four-poster beds with mosquito nets, air-conditioned rooms include a fan, clothes rack, a personal safe and ironing facilities. The en suite bathroom comes with shower facility, towels and free toiletries.

At Fortaleza, guests can rent a bicycle to explore the surrounding area, or indulge in a pampering massage at the in-house spa. Friendly staff can also assist with luggage storage and laundry services.

The restaurant serves a delectable spread of Eastern, Western and Continental cuisine. A wide range of drinks can also be ordered from the bar. Room service options are available.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 10 for a two-person trip.

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Fortaleza has been welcoming guests since 24 Jan 2014.

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Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.7)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Asian, Buffet

FREE parking!

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Hotel surroundings *
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Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Elitas
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Fort Printers
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Lucky Fort
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/bar Minute by Tuk Tuk
    0.1 miles
Closest airports
  • Ratmalana Airport
    59.5 miles
How to get to Fortaleza from Bandaranaike International Airport
    Free parking is available.
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1 restaurant on site


    Cuisine: Seafood, Asian, International, European

    Open for: Breakfast, Dinner

Facilities of Fortaleza
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Cooking class Off-site Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
  • Temporary art galleries
Food & Drink
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking rooms
Wellness facilities
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
Languages spoken
  • English
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From 14:00 hours


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

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FAQs about Fortaleza

  • The prices at Fortaleza may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Guests staying at Fortaleza can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Asian
    • Buffet
    • À la carte

  • Fortaleza has 1 restaurant:

    • Fortaleza

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Fortaleza (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Fortaleza by:

    • Taxi 2h 30min
    • Car 2h 30min

  • Check-in at Fortaleza is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Fortaleza is 750 yards from the centre of Galle.

  • Room options at Fortaleza include:

    • Double
    • Apartment
    • Twin

  • Fortaleza offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bike tours
    • Walking tours
    • Cooking class