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This hotel promises a lot but doesn't really deliver on some important aspects.
The hotel website raises expectations of luxurious boutique style, high quality cuisine, excellent service, relaxing pool and gardens and a spa but we felt it failed on a number of areas.
There was actually an elephant present when we arrived in the hotel (a wedding was being held). That, combined with the warm and personal assistance we received from the hotel staff, made our stay unforgettable. The room was very nice and the shower excellent. We...More
We stayed here 3 nights. We stayed at the tent. The hotel is very nice and clean. He tent is a great idea experience. You get the surrounding sound like from the birds, some dogs, the rain. You get the light of the morning. But...More
Only stayed two nights, basic room was more than adequate. Friendly, helpful staff, delicious food. We would highly recommend this hotel.
We have one suggestion that we feel the management should implement: Ban smoking at meal tables. Both our evening meals were ruined by inconsiderate...More
This hotel was good but not as good as the two we had been to previously on this trip in Sri Lanka. Plus points - The food was tasty and it was nice to be outside at night but with shelter in case it rains,...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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$167 - $391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
#1 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
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It’s best to arrange a vehicle from the hotel in Bentoa to arrive in Elephant Stables. From Elephant Stables, you can do day trips to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage and to other interesting places. Please feel free to call on... More
It’s best to arrange a vehicle from the hotel in Bentoa to arrive in Elephant Stables. From Elephant Stables, you can do day trips to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage and to other interesting places. Please feel free to call on 081 742 3200 or drop an e-mail via our website in order to provide you prices.
When we first opened the hotel, the water pump was fixed near the citronella room hence there were a few clients who were disturbed by the hum it produced. We have moved the water pump to a different location... More
When we first opened the hotel, the water pump was fixed near the citronella room hence there were a few clients who were disturbed by the hum it produced. We have moved the water pump to a different location during last winter season hence the subject belongs to the past now :) We hope to see you soon in Elephant Stables !!!
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"If you don't mind stairs, the top floor bedroom gave lovely views over the hills."