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Olde Empire Hotel

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21 Temple Street, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Wifi
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All reviews restaurant downstairs old colonial building temple of tooth relic lovely balcony first floor curries visiting kandy lake
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the Olde Empire on Christmas Day. The location is great on a side street (so not too noisy) opposite the temple of the tooth. We sat in one of the back restaurant rooms, there’s also a great terrace area at the front...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank AnnaOD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is not my first visit to Old Empire Kandy. We only stay here when even we stay in Kandy. It is a colonial style building in very good condition. Its situated right by the temple of Tooth Relic which makes it the ideal location...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We just had a great time at Empire Cafe, both of us ordered rice and curry(chicken/fish). The rice and curry was good but not great. Our very friendly waiter Senaka was a great host and we had a fun conversation about Sri Lanka and its...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Guido S
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Colonial style hotel just opposite Temple of the Tooth. Nothing seems changed the last 25 years (my first, but not last, visit here), and both the spacious rooms and the lovely balcony are as attractive as ever. Do hope it will not be talen over...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank JBJB1966
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The food was really good and fresh. The price was also fine and the staff were all very friendly. We enjoyed eating here very much. The rooms we slept in were old but still really clean and comfortable.

Date of stay: August 2018
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Number of rooms
6
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
Number of rooms
6
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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"best location, clean room"
ng_cng_nh
Jun 16, 2017
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"The rooms closer to the balcony are bigger and nicer, but more expensive."
kyliem287
May 29, 2016
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"We had evening meal"
ElisabetL902
Feb 13, 2016
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"Ask for an attached bathroom"
Tropical15041982
Feb 7, 2016
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