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Heritance Kandalama

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A dismal dark hotel , black walls -black floors-black windows . Vegetation overgrowing the exterior making the rooms dark . furniture in rooms broken . service very poor . it took 8 hours for them to supply an extra bed that was pre-arranged .The pools very small and are dirty and surround not paved but are loose dirt/mud. there are... More 

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Colombo, null, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Best Hotel in Sri Lanka.. The way they welcome people are awesome. Love their food and staff was so friendly. Even the room suites are so spacious and clean. Felt to stay there for a month but unfortunately it was our company trip. I will recommend Heritance Kandalama to everyone!!!

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Thank Thilini P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for one night after climbing the Sigiriya Lion Rock. What an amazing hotel! The structure of the hotel is embedded in the mountain, this brings a lot of nature into your experience as guest, and when I say a lot I mean it, there are monkeys who wander through the forest and come into the hallways. We saw... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we had spent one night in this hotel. omg I dont have words to tell how great this hotel.It is surrounded by the Kandalama Lake and it is environmental friendly hotel.Pools,bars,buffets,rooms and all the things are in luxurious way.there are plenty of monkeys also there coz it is surrounded by a forest in one side.It is a MUST visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one of our favourite hotels in Sri Lanka and we make sure we stay here everytime we visit. This time we were upgraded to a suite which was lovely. From the views to the monkey this place has it all. The infinity pool is stunning surrounded by the jungle and the monkeys. The food buffet is fantastic with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We had high expectations of our visit as we had just come from Shangri La Hambantota. We only heard how amazing Kandalama was. Well our expectations were quickly deflated when we arrived. We had been expecting an upgrade to a suite on arrival however were told that it was not possible as all were full. The staff did not handle... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The topic pretty much sums this up! Love this stay and would certainly come back for more. It's a bit of a drive from Dambulla city centre but the distance is all worthwhile. Scenic vistas along the way to the hotel and you got to cross a stream as well on your way there. And then you find the hesitance... More 

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East Grinstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent two nights here for our honeymoon in June as part of a tour of Sri Lanka. We absolutely loved this hotel and will definitely be returning. We had a fantastic view of Sigiriya rock from our room and a lovely big bath that had big sliding doors which opened out into the forest. The monkeys... More 

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Leicestershire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing hotel. Looks out over a lake, surrounded by jungle. Infinity pools and bars to relax in whilst taking in the views. Monkeys swinging from the trees and on your balcony. Beautiful rooms and ensuite with views out over the lake and over to Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Fabulous restaurant offering a varied menu to suit all. Very attentive staff

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group consisted of the two of us and my daughter's family including the two kids aged 6yrs and 9yrs. On arrival on the 18th June 2016 we were given a room in the Dambulla wing and our daughter's family a double room with a connecting room in the Sigiriya wing. If you know the layout of the hotel this... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Heritance Kandalama is shaped like the outspread wings of a bird, following the line of the cliff from which it seems to emerge. The hotel is a staggering 1km from end to end, and rises up seven floors, yet appears to be a perfectly natural extension of the mountainside. The flat roof and timber pillars support a screen of vegetation that attracts local wildlife. The abundance of real-life animals around the hotel is complemented by wonderful large-scale sculptures within it. A metal owl is suspended outside the main restaurant; wooden elephants inhabit the lounge; a stone cobra uncoils along the terrace overlooking the infinity pool. However, while focusing on highlighting its enchanting natural surroundings, our luxury resort in Sri Lanka gives priority to providing its guests with the finest comforts and service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Heritance Kandalama

Address: | PO Box 11, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Price Range: $180 - $375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Heritance Kandalama 4.5*
Number of rooms: 152
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Also Known As:
Kandalama Hotel Sri Lanka
Hotel Heritance Kandalama
Heritance Kandalama Dambulla
Kandalama Hotel Dambulla
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
#1 Family Hotel in Dambulla
#1 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
#1 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
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