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Heritance Kandalama Hotel

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   PO Box 11, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Surrey
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7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

we were unsure about the location of this hotel as our travel agent said it was up a long winding road and we thought that when we were touring, the last thing we needed was a trek at the end of the day. However, the hotel is perched on the side of a mountain and beautifully landscaped into the hill... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everything about this hotel is beautiful! I fell in love with the views and the people. Either great staff or great location will make a nice vacation but this place had both!I don't know if and when I will be back in Sri Lanka but I do know this is a must see again. What a wonderful experience that I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel.Attentive &wonderful service.Delicious food,with dishes changing daily.infinity pool was great..breath taking views throughout hotel,from room & even from bathroom.will definitely be back again.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have been visiting this hotel again and again! Secluded hotel with views of forest, lake and mountains is hard to find anywhere in SriLanka. Heritance Kandalama excels in its buffet food (as do all other Heritance hotels). Many locals stay on Full Board basis to enjoy the buffet spread, which has everything from SriLankan to Western food. The surroundings of... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this is a unique hotel in all aspects. location, building and simply everything can give you a unique experience. I have stayed here twice. First it was about two years ago where we stayed in Sigiriya wing, where you can see the sight of Sigiriya rock over breathtaking view of Kandalama tank. hotel is integrated in to the nature and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 3 nights, and loved every minute of it. The hotel itself is gorgeous -- designed by Sri Lankan architectural eminence Geoffrey Bawa, it blends beautifully into the surrounding natural rock, and offers a lovely view out over the landscape with Sigiriya in the distance. The service was impeccable, and the meals were quite extraordinary -- one... More

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Out of all the hotels I stayed in Sri Lanka, Kandalama has the best food for all 3 meals. I even learnt some new cooking tips from those very nice chefs who cooks during the buffet. The desserts are even better. And you won't have to leave the room unless you're in the restaurant coz everything inside the room is... More

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Bern, Switzerland
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Recently we visited the Kandalama Hotel with a group. Most of them were not really satisfied with the staff. Personally I left two of my own expensive cigars with the Barman in the Humidor because I was going to dinner. After coming from dinner I found there was only one left. One was sold to a guest of the hotel.... More

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Liverpool
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There was nothing really wrong with this hotel it just did not give me the wow factor. It is built into the mountain and there are lots of monkeys around to watch. It is a bit secluded down a dirt track but that is probably what a lot of visitors like about it. Staff were friendly, the night time buffet... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights when we arrived in Sri Lanka. Wonderful view, amazing staff, the three pools are very nice we went to the one on the second floor where we were almost alone, you have towels, deck chairs, everything you need ! The room (502) was huge, very clean, jaccuzi with view on the lake and forest... More

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  • Sri Lanka(34)
  • Infinity pool(30)
  • Very good(11)
  • Cultural Triangle(5)
  • Balcony door(5)
  • Buffet style(3)
  • Luxury room(3)

Additional Information about Heritance Kandalama Hotel

Address: PO Box 11, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Matale District > Dambulla
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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Ranked #1 of 9 hotels in Dambulla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Heritance Kandalama Hotel 4.5*
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Also Known As:
Kandalama Hotel
Kandalama
Kandalama Hotel Sri Lanka
Hotel Heritance Kandalama
Heritance Kandalama Dambulla
Kandalama Hotel Dambulla

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