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Kahanda Kanda

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Travelers' Choice 2019 Winner
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Set high up above a tea estate, and yet within easy reach of the stunning beaches for which Sri Lanka is well know, Kahanda Kanda is the perfect hideaway. With stunning individual villas that afford privacy and space, combined with sensational views, the cuisine is superb, and the service is first class. We aim to offer 5 star service, and with only 12 villas, that service is truly individual.
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We only had one night here, but we could have stayed a week. Beautiful design; individual bungalow rooms, well appointed, stylish, spacious and very comfortable; great staff - friendly, courteous and helpful; great food - Sri Lankan, Thai and international; gorgeous surrounds
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Great hotel Very relaxing and peaceful apart the nighttime chatter of peacocks, monkeys and assorted birds. Superb food . The Sri Lankan breakfast is yummy. Asian night was delicious. Slight breeze made the hot sunshine bearable. The staff were fantastic looking after our
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It’s difficult not to fall in love with Kahanda Kanda. It’s an effortlessly cool and classy place without any of the pretension and starchiness that for me, can blight ‘good’ hotels. It’s stunning setting on the edge of Koggala Lake, overlooking its own tea and pineapple
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Little paradise in the jungle If you are looking for a high end and exclusive place to stay in the jungle in Sri Lanka, Kahanda Kanda is one of those exclusive places a bit out of the beaten path. We slept in the plantation suite that faces the jungle. Our room was really
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Anything with soft towels these days is considered rare -- so, yeah, well done, George! AND, anyone who reminds people of how much water we are wasting leaving the tap running whilst brushing our teeth is SUPER BRILLIANT!!! *clap!clap!* Oh. It is probably the only place with
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The Hibiscus at the Kahanda Kanda
Dear Tamara, Thanks for your inquiry. Kahanda Kanda is located 160 km away from BIA Colombo and approximately it will take 2.5 hours long road transfer by car or van.
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Dear Enquirer Thank you for writing to us. Whilst we do get lots of couples, we do also get single guests as well as families with children over 12! Therefore I think you and your daughter would not feel out of place at all. Please let me know if you have any further questions, please contact us through the website I look forward to welcoming you to KK. George Cooper
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Dear Alexandra, Greetings from Kahanda Kanda! Thanks for your inquiry. I would like to inform you that here we do have place the filtered glass water jug in rooms. Also, here we have glass water bottles and we are using plastic water bottles for excursions. We do have one hour and twenty minutes long regular yoga classes on every Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 08.00 am in the morning. If you require we can arrange private yoga class according to your requirements. I regret to inform you that we are not recommending train transfer from Colombo to Galle. Please feel free to contact us should you need further assistance. We look forward to hearing from you. Best Wishes, Aruna Weerasekara
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It does depend on which Suite you are talking about - Dubu and HIbiscus yes, Hellaconia, slightly less so
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"Peacock Suite has good "company" -- the langurs and good view of those gorgeous peacocks! Major love!"
"Heleconia was amazing"
"Kadju - it doesn't get much better!"
"Some rooms have fully outdoor bathrooms which can be a problem if quite hot"
"All amazing but we stayed in Dubu which was incredible"
$245 - $572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sri LankaSouthern ProvinceGalle DistrictAngulugaha
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