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Heritance Kandalama

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Reviewed 21 January 2016

This was a lovely hotel in a very picturesque setting. We were upgraded to a suite which had many jungle views. The monkeys would be right outside our windows...even outside the huge shower. The food was very good. Every night we dined outside on the...More

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Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 27 January 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for your very detailed feedback based on your stay at Heritance Kandalama. We really appreciate your compliments given on many aspects of the stay. Thank you for recommending us as a nice place to be that supplies a...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in a stunning location and has great potential. The bad points are as follows: 1.The interior is very tired and needs renovation, rooms have mildew, stains in the toilets and damp pillows. 2. The food options are very poor. The buffet was...More

2  Thank jonfurniss
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 27 January 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for visiting Heritance Kandalama and for sharing your experience with us on Trip Advisor. We are pleased to share with you the news that we are currently planning on refurbishing ; hence the facilities and the interior would...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016

Enjoyed the visit very much, New GUESTs are given a welcome drink as the check in is done at a place overlooking the pool. We had bi passed this as all of us had come down with the flu. Later when we asked for a...More

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Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 27 January 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for visiting Heritance Kandalama and for sharing your experience with us on Trip Advisor. We are really grateful for all the positive endorsements given on our hotel; especially the views. We regret that you have not found the...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

This is a good, large international hotel, conveniently located for Sigiriya Rock which is about a 25 minute drive away. We do feel that this hotel is considerably over priced for Sri Lanka (by about £80 compared to better boutique hotels we stayed in). It...More

4  Thank RichardJB1979
Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 27 January 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. We apologize if you had to face any inconveniences during the stay especially regarding the rates and the charges....More

Reviewed 19 January 2016

We went there after visiting the Sigiriya Lions Rock which was a heritage in Sri Lanka. The arrival was grate. Lovely welcome. Check in also in a very small time as I booked through online. I booked a panoramic room, but we got an upgrade...More

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Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 27 January 2016

Dear Valued Guest, Congratulations on your First Anniversary ! Thank you very much for selecting Heritance Kandalama as the perfect place to celebrate your anniversary . We are thrilled to see that the stay was memorable to you all. Many thanks for the recommendations given...More

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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Price range
US$165 - US$364 (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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$165 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
#2 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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layla_asia0211
17 May 2017|
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Response from Thommo178 | Reviewed this property |
Suite or luxury suite is best
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Matt K
29 April 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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Kemsta
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Response from Tiger T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry,we actually hired a driver for our whole trip so I don't have the answer to your question.
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