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Theva Residency

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   11 / B5 / 10 - 1, 6th Lane | off Upper Tank Rd, off Circular 2 Rd, Hantanna, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #8 of 46 hotels in Kandy
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved the Theva and most of all Russell's' smile :-) A lovely welcome and a fabulous view from our Deluxe Room. The breakfasts were great, especially the pineapple jam! Ask for the signature cocktail containing Arrack and do have the curry and rice! (We chose NOT to have Western food as we didn't travel to Sri Lanka to have... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely time at Theva. The staff were very friendly, and the room was great. The view was just incredible. Such a beautiful spot to relax after a day in the city. We have a lovely meal on the porch overlooking the city. We would stay there again. Just loved it.

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Theva Residency is the place to stay if you are in Kandy. It is a small property with a handful of rooms on a hilltop. Such a beautiful property. We arrived on a rainy day and the manager of the property was so nice to upgrade my room to a suite. The room had a magnificent view. The room was... More

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Malibu, California
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48 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Theva Residency has so many positive points...beautiful views, excellent restaurant and very accommodating staff. For us, it was the room that let us down. It was situated directly over the bar and restaurant area so there was always noise from downstairs, especially in the evenings. Sometimes I think it was the staff having a break and chat who added to... More

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16 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 4 nights and I have to say were it not for this hotel and their outstanding team we probably wouldn't have stayed so long in Kandy. The views are breathtaking. The dinning area is also glass fronted so if it's raining you don't feel stuck inside. Pool : nice Food: delicious western and Sri Lankan. They even... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for a quiet, peaceful place with great views in Kandy, then do choose Theva. But don't ignore the fact that the rooms are small (though comfortable) and the place is little out of the city centre (guess this must be true for most hill resorts). Other than that, loved the stay, with pleasing service, yummy 5 star food (which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Minimalist and modern look of the hotel we arrived in the morning and luckily the room was ready. Location is on the top of the hill stunning view in the day and night. Nice view from the room, shame there is no balcony, but we still can sit in the restaurant or swimming pool area to see the scenery. Friendly... More

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29 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Stayed here for two nights as part of our honeymoon. The views from the hotel are absolutely amazing -it is a relaxing place to stay after exploring the busy city down below. The food is really good and the service is excellent. We were in one of the superior rooms with a jacquzzi bath in the room which was a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

The hotel was very different from others we had stayed in on this trip. It was in a fabulous location right at the top of a hill with wonderful views over the city and valley. It is a very modern hotel built out of granite and wood on several levels. We had a stunning view from our room, but it... More

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Phuket, Thailand
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We stayed one night in this superb hotel. The rooms are very nice with beautiful design and great views. The infinity pool is spectacular and the seating at the restaurant is perfect. But the best thing about this place is the staff. They really go above and beyond to make your stay perfect. We travelled with our 1,5 year old... More

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Address: 11 / B5 / 10 - 1, 6th Lane | off Upper Tank Rd, off Circular 2 Rd, Hantanna, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Theva Residency 3.5*
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A slice of Heaven… Nestled in the Hantana Hills Theva sits overlooking Kandy town. As you drive through the windy roads up the Hantana hills one can see the ethereal glistening of small city lights filling the night sky. An undoubtedly magical entrance to this boutique hotel. The food is divine and prepared with the utmost devotion and attention to detail. The Chef and his team have really been able to bring world-class food to this remote location. ... more   less 
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