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Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
Great for families
5 out of 5
115, C. A. Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs6,076 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (375 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, near the beach, outdoor tennis courts, washer and dryer
Travellers say...

"Not for 5 stars .! Need more clean . Bathroom Tub tiles Broken.! Wall had stein from Soda opening Table dust. We clean ourselves.!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo
The Kingsbury Colombo
Great for families
5 out of 5
48 Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs7,587 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (600 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, babysitting, near the beach, extra beds/cots
Travellers say...

"Had a amazing stay. Staff we very good."…"

Reviewed on 17 Mar 2020

The Kingsbury Colombo
Fairway Colombo
Great for families
4 out of 5
7, Hospital Street, Colombo 01, Colombo
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4.2/5Excellent! (448 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry
Travellers say...

"great location. Staff were friendly and helpful.."…"

Reviewed on 7 Apr 2020

Fairway Colombo
Hilton Colombo
Great for families
5 out of 5
2 Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs5,966 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (334 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, playground, babysitting, near the beach
Travellers say...

"Excellent service and probably the best breakfast buffet I have seen. The rooms are clean and the facilities are beautiful. The rooms lack a bit of personality and ambiance but I suppose that is to be expected in a large hotel such as this one."…"

Reviewed on 4 Mar 2020

Hilton Colombo
The Steuart by Citrus
Great for families
3.5 out of 5
45, Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo
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3.9/5Good! (149 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, extra beds/cots
Travellers say...

"It was more than expected People were really nice and welcoming"…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2020

The Steuart by Citrus
CityRest Fort
Great for families
2 out of 5
46 Hospital Street, Colombo 01, Colombo
The price is Rs3,754 per night
3.8/5Good! (95 reviews)
Families like: games room, near the beach, extra beds/cots, laundry
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"Location is good, near the main train station and bus terminal but tuk tuk driver said far and ask for 300Rs. Dorm room is relatively small for 4 persons with luggages. Have enough toilets and shower cubicles. Have a rooftop but nothing to see. Free breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 3 Apr 2018

CityRest Fort
Galadari Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
64, Lotus Road, Colombo
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs10,316 per night
3.5/5Good! (153 reviews)
Families like: kids' swimming pool, near the beach, laundry
Travellers say...

"It was done as requested, good communication, old but gold"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jul 2020

Galadari Hotel
Colombo City Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
33 Canal Row, Colombo Fort Echelon Square, Colombo
The price is Rs3,489 per night
3.3/5 (117 reviews)
Families like: near the beach, laundry
Pleasant stay.

"Quite a pleasant stay but breakfast was cold."…"

Reviewed on 2 Feb 2020

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Where Should We Stay in Fort?

The historic destination of Fort is a great choice if you've been thinking about a vacation with the kids. The interesting architecture, art scene, and notable monuments are just a few things that make this an attractive family vacation destination. Take to the air and fly into Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), which is located 16.7 mi (26.8 km) from the city center. You can use Expedia to find a place to stay in Fort that will provide all the amenities your family wants, whether that's a swimming pool or free breakfast.

When Should We Visit Fort?

You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Fort.

  • Hottest months: March, April, February, and May, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average temperature of 73°F
  • Driest months: February, March, January, and July, with an average rainfall of 0.15 inches
  • Rainiest months: November, May, June, and October, with an average rainfall of 0.48 inches
  • What Should We See and Do in Fort?

    While you and your family are visiting Fort, you might want to check out some kid-friendly attractions such as Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct, Pettah Market, and Colombo Harbor. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Dutch Period Museum and Elphinstone Theatre.

    Fort is also well-known for the:
    • Temples
    • Architecture
    • Historical sites
    • Museums
    • Monuments
    • Art
    • Gardens

    Getting Around Fort

    If you want to explore the larger area, hop on a train at Colombo Fort Station. Fort may not have many public transportation choices so consider renting a car to explore more.

    Frequently asked questions

    What's Fort like for family-friendly holidays?
    The historic destination of Fort is a good choice if you’ve been considering a getaway with your children. The interesting architecture, art scene and famous monuments are just a few things that make this an attractive place for a family holiday. Fly into Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), which is located 16.5 mi (26.6 km) from the centre of Fort.
    What's the best hotel for a family holiday in Fort?
    The Kingsbury Colombo is a top 5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and 3 restaurants. Other good options for your family trip include Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo and Hilton Colombo.
    What's there to see and do with your family in Fort?
    Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct and Pettah Market are interesting attractions that you and your family may enjoy exploring while you are staying in Fort. Make sure that you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area such as Galle Face Green, Galle Face Beach and Mount Lavinia Beach.

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