The Fortress Resort and Spa

Sri Lanka: South West Sri Lanka

Combine both luxury and location in this beautiful resort where you can enjoy access to great surf spots whilst indulging in the wonders of a first class resort.

"Luxury resort in the centre of Sri Lankas surfing region"

The Fortress Resort and Spa is a luxury resort based right in the centre of Sri Lankas world famous surfing region. The resort offers an oasis of tranquillity and serenity where you can enjoy some first class facilities in private luxury. This beachfront resort exudes sophistication allowing guest to enjoy the intimacy of a boutique hotel with the facilities of a large resort.

The 53 rooms have been specially designed to allow for maximum relaxation and with a broad range of accommodation to suit all styles and budgets you are sure to find the ideal one for you. For those looking to splurge there are the Beach Splash rooms where you can enjoy a refreshing dip in your own private plunge pool whilst enjoying the panoramic views of the Indian ocean and lush gardens of The Fortress. Or slightly larger and higher, the Ocean Loft or Fortress Residence, which offer accommodation for up to 3 people. The more modest travellers can retreat to the Fortress Rooms where even for a little less you will still find an equally high level of luxury and comfort

"Cuisine including a range of Sri Lankan and Asian dishes"

When dinner is calling then you will have to make the difficult choice between the 3 acclaimed restaurants that are based within the property. Supplying a broad range of cuisine including a vast range of both Sri Lankan and Asian dishes your culinary desires are sure to be met. The restaurants, Heat, Pepper and Duo with their delectable assortment promise to take your taste buds on an adventure.

"Surfer can choose waves from Mirissa to Lazy Lefts"

A short TUK TUK ride out of The Fortress will land you on the door step of some of Sri Lankas best waves. Weligama Bay, just minutes from the hotel is the perfect spot for beginners. Thrill seekers head to the rock at Kabalana where you will find a powerful A-frame with left and rights. Intermediates have a vast choice from Mirissa to Lazy Lefts, Plantations, Coconuts and many more. If the combination of luxurious relaxation and an abundance of surfing spots to choose from is your perfect trip, then The Fortress can deliver both to perfection.

3 Reasons to relax at the Fortress Resort and Spa:

  1. Unbelievable accommodation designed with relaxation and luxury in mind.
  2. Huge range of first class facilities available all within resort!
  3. Ideal location for some of the best surf spots on the island offering a range of breaks to suit all levels.
  • Indian Ocean
  • Sri Lanka
  • South West Sri Lanka
  • None
  • Surf Resorts
Suited For
  • Family
  • Couple
  • Solo Traveler
  • Groups
  • Beginner
  • Longboarders
  • SUP
  • $$$ - Luxury
Meal Plans
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Half Board
  • Full Board
Room Type
  • Single Bed Room
  • Double Bed Room
  • Twin Bed Room
  • Triple Bed Room
Amenities & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet Wifi
  • Spa
  • Sauna
  • Yoga on site
  • Yoga on request
  • Medical facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Communal TV
  • Private TV
  • DVD
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Excursions
  • Fishing
  • Massage
  • Whale watching
  • Dolphin watching
  • Swimming Pool
Surf Package
Surf Services Offered
  • Guiding
  • Spot Transfers
  • Airport Transfers
Ability Level
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
Surf Conditions
Wetsuit recommended
  • Boardshorts
Air Temperature
  • Tropical
  • Hot
Dominant Break Type
  • Beach break
  • Reef break
Crowd Factor
  • Medium
Explorer Level
  • Medium