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The Fort Printers

4.5-star4.5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free self parking
39 Pedlar Street, Galle, 80000, Sri Lanka

Luxury hotel with outdoor pool, near Galle Fort
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
    • Dry cleaning/laundry service
    • Free self parking

Restrictions related to your trip

Sri Lanka may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19. 

  • Lovely hotel inside the fort. Beautifully restored.Dec 17, 2018
  • Central location. Excellent air con. Charming courtyard and pool. Wonderful breakfast.…Feb 28, 2020

The Fort Printers

More Info: 6823 2342

from S$160
  • Standard Double Room, 1 King Bed, City View
  • Deluxe Suite, 1 King Bed
  • 65 Pedlar Street Suites

What’s around The Fort Printers


  • In Fort Galle
  • Galle Fort - 6 min walk
  • Historical Mansion - 2 min walk
  • National Maritime Museum - 3 min walk
  • Old Dutch Hospital - 3 min walk
  • Dutch Reformed Church - 3 min walk
  • Galle Lighthouse - 4 min walk
  • Galle National Museum - 5 min walk

Getting around

  • Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) - 109 min drive
  • Midigama Railway Station - 26 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 16 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Sri Lanka may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare*


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*


  • Free onsite self parking


  • Area shuttle*

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

The Fort Printers’s small print

Also known as

  • Fort Printers Hotel Galle
  • Fort Printers Hotel
  • Fort Printers Galle
  • Fort Printers
  • The Fort Printers Hotel Galle
  • Hotel Fort Printers
  • The Fort Printers Hotel
  • The Fort Printers Galle
  • The Fort Printers Hotel Galle


The 65 Pedlar Street Suite room categories are not located at the main building.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for USD 50 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 20 for adults and USD 10 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 120 per vehicle (one way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Fort Printers

  • Does The Fort Printers offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The Fort Printers does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Fort Printers?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and requires staff to wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at The Fort Printers?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at The Fort Printers?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at The Fort Printers?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Fort Printers?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The Fort Printers?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include A minute by tuk tuk (3-min walk), The Tuna & The Crab (3-min walk), and Shack Cafe (2.3 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The Fort Printers?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 120 per vehicle one way.
  • What is there to do at The Fort Printers and nearby?
    Have fun during the warmer months with activities nearby such as cycling. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a garden.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.6 From 59 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Hotel with charm
This was a beautiful property right in the middle of the action. Great restaurant, bar and pool area. My room was spacious with a much desired bathtub. Staff and management were friendly and attentive. Would definitely come back!
Kelly, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Wonderful breakfast by the pool. Great food and service. Rooms big and airy, large bathroom with a wonderful big powerful shower and a free standing bath as well. The interior design was good too.
gb3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Brilliant classic heritage property. The staff members led by Peter are superb in taking care of every detail to make your stay comfortable. We would love to come back here soon. Thanks for one of the finest boutique hotel stays we’ve had in South Asia!
us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent accommodation and service. Very helpful management. Wonderful respite from the sometimes frenetic tourist scene outside. I can’t speak too highly of this lovely hotel.
Peter, gb3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Wonderful welcome and comfortable Spacious room
Peter, gb1 night trip
Very good 8.0
Really lovely hotel in the centre of Galle. Modern large rooms. Tasty breakfast. No TV in the room. We arrived late and hotel provided us with complimentary sandwiches and fruit. Nice touch. Good facilities. Really friendly attentive staff.
gb3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Really great, friendly service from everyone we met, from check in to check out. Lovely hotel, very conveniently located.
Daniel, as1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Lovely hotel right in the heart of Galle. Fabulous breakfast
Bev, us3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice boutique hotel. Extremely friendly and attentive staff. Good amenities. Excellent breakfast. Central location. Checks all the boxes.
Anoop, ca2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
The ambience was very nice The building very charming Nothing wrong
Dsingh, us1 night romance trip

The Fort Printers