Fort Bazaar

The Fort Bazaar opened its beautiful doors in January 2016. In the heart of colonial Galle, with original coral walls and an atmospheric central thoroughfare, this beautiful boutique hotel is ideally located for visiting Galle Fort's sights, the famous international test cricket ground and the nearby sandy beaches.


The Fort Bazaar is found on historic Church Street, in the heart of Galle.


  • 15-metre swimming pool
  • ‘Z’ Spa
  • Library and cinema
  • Vibrant bar
  • A gourmet, ‘go to’ restaurant

Please note that the pool, spa and bar are not yet open to guests but you are allowed to bring your own alcohol and alcohol can be bought on guests' behalf. In-room spa treatments can be organised and the pool at the nearby Lighthouse Hotel is available for guest use. 


Explore Galle, which is on the doorstep, travel by tuk-tuk for 15 minutes to the southern beaches of Thalpe and Unawatuna or venture deeper into the countryside for private tea estates. 

why we like it

As the sister property to the award winning The Wallawwa, The Fort Bazaar encapsulates everything one would expect from a boutique property of this standard. Twinkling fairly lights brighten the central courtyard, warm smiles welcome visitors through its doors and delicious fresh food is served on sun-drenched terraces. 

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