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Heritance Kandalama

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Reviewed February 11, 2016

We spent 5 nights here revelling in the beauty of the place. After the long track to the hotel the building appears from nowhere, then walking through the cave type entrance you wonder where you have arrived. Such an unusual set up. The rooms are...More

1  Thank mabel13
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded February 11, 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for keeping trust on Heritance Kandalama and we are grateful for your keenness on sharing your experience with us. It is our pleasure to see that you have very much enjoyed the stay with us. Thank you very...More

Reviewed February 10, 2016

As your vehicles struggles along the dirt road, trying to avoid bull dozers and puddles not to speak of the thick overhanging foliage, you wonder about the hype around Sri Lanka's artchitect Bawa designed most coveted hotel (arguably). Soon, however, as you go up the...More

1  Thank jaya30
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded February 11, 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for the wonderful recommendation as a Best Hotel in Sri Lanka. We are glad to see that you all were blown away by the amazing architecture by Geoffrey Bawa. It is a pleasure to see that the facilities...More

Reviewed February 10, 2016

If you go to the Heritance Dambulla with expectations of a resort with music, games by the poolside and all the trappings of a resort, then you will be disappointed. I had read about this Geoffrey Bawa property so went in prepared for the experience...More

1  Thank Lalita K
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded February 11, 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for the wonderful recommendation as a Best Hotel in Sri Lanka. We are glad to see that you all were blown away by the amazing architecture by Geoffrey Bawa. It is a pleasure to see that the facilities...More

Reviewed February 10, 2016

We are a couple in our late twenties and we stayed at the Heritance over Christmas 2015. We had booked a Luxury Room but were told on arrival that we had been upgraded to a suite. The room was beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. The...More

1  Thank Quila387
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded February 11, 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for keeping trust on Heritance Kandalama as your holiday destination for a relaxed getaway. Thank you very much for the applauds on the natural beauty and the views and we are grateful for the lovely comments given. Please...More

Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

It was a pleasent experience for me to stay at heritance kandalama. Its quite relaxing and luxury. The food was also really nice.we were delighted when we were given a luxury suite when they had run short of luxury double rooms.It made out stay even...More

1  Thank Hiro V
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded February 11, 2016

Dear Valued Guest, It is such a pleasure to see that you have chosen Heritance Kandalama as your preferred holiday destination and we are glad that you have had excellent services which are worth remembering. Also we are grateful for your patronage in placing your...More

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Pool
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Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Concierge
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$169 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
#2 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
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$169 - $281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
#2 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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jhoui
February 21, 2018|
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I’m not sure but you definitely want lake views as there are some rooms with rear views . It is built into a rock face so rear rooms effectively face a rock wall. The wing next to the spa is the one to go for . I would go... More
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layla_asia0211
May 16, 2017|
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Response from Thommo178 | Reviewed this property |
Suite or luxury suite is best
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Matt K
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Nipuni S | Property representative |
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your interest in Heritance Kandalama. Kindly note that you will be considered as three adults. (since both kids are below 12) You can make a reservation for a triple Suite; it... More
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"Top floors, Sigiriya wing has a great view"
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"Look for a deluxe room, it has a great view of the kandalama lake."
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"Ask for lakeside views"
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"Last hotel at end of hallway facing west."
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