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Kandy Samadhi Centre

#6 of 52 Hotels in Kandy
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Narampanawa Rd | Kukul Oya, Kandy 761, Sri Lanka
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Swiss Alps, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is situated little far from the kandy city...but that is the best reason for me to select this place.really calm and quiet place for having a rest.... evening time i went to the river side and i had a really peaceful time while having a chille beer.....with the beautiful nature..... really recommending this place......

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay here recently. Rooms are spacious and decorated in the style of the owner (an antique dealer in Kandy). The setting is an old tea plantation on the bank of a river and is meant for relaxation and meditation. There is no wifi available. And if you are not into climbing you may have trouble navigating the... More 

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Paris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One hour tuktuk from kandy, the place is located in the middle of nature, mountains and looks like a former monk retreat. There is something Holly in the air, something out of Time. We have discovered a delicious veggie food (served with wine- contrary to what the lonely planet wrote). The appartement is huge, with a 180° view on the... More 

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Osaka Prefecture, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

In the morning, I got up to with the beautiful calling of various birds. In the night, when I looked up, I saw a star-filled sky. My partner and I stayed 3 nights. Because all of meals were really delicious and various, we never got tired of the dishes, even though we had meals 8 times. All of the staff... More 

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Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This intriguing, original and beautiful place is a long drive from Kandy and in the middle of the jungle. It is a vertiginous, in the true sense of the term ,as each villa is perched progressively higher up the hill. So if, as ours was, your room is up top,you will have very toned legs by the end of your... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

After reading all of the rave reviews on Trip Advisor about this place, expectations were high. The architecture and settings of the centre is amazing, although far away from Kandy we didn't mind as we you are right in the heart of the greenery and nature, you could hear the river running from our bedroom. The room was stunning, although... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Arrived at Samadhi after a 9 hour journey from Kuwait via Colombo. The train journey was mesmerising, so beautiful. We were collected fron Kandy station by the affable Akhbar (ask for him by name if you want a real quality tuk tuk driver). Samadhi is about 45 minutes out of town but well worth the journey. It's perfectly place in... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Its a great place, beautiful setting, beautiful rooms and houses, great food and hospitality. I stayed here for five days to have a relaxing time, enjoy the surrounding nature and do some yoga. The yoga and the massage are very good. You can spend time exploring the huge resort or venture outside to a waterfall. They also have a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful place, excellent villas, great food and wonderful staff. Waruna the owner is a delightful person who has a grand vision for the place emphasizing on sustainability and preservation of the culture of the villagers nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

I would like to congratulate Waruna for conceiving and creating this little paradise in Sri Lanka. We are frequent backpacker travelers, looking for -rather than luxury- great experiences, attitudes and values. We found all these things here. From the respect to the nature on selecting the place and designing it, close to the river where you can bath, and with... More 

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