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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed in hotel for one night whilst visiting Kandy. Hotel appears to be being refurbished . Rooms are spacious, and well furnished , but have. A few rough edges , which need finishing off. Also noticed no smoke detectors in room, nor any fire instructions in room, or any fire notices outside room. However had dinner in the hotel which...

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vancouver island
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is located up a hill not far from the lake. It is quiet, modern and has a nice pool. The rooms are spacious and had lots of room for belongings. The room had a small fridge and kettle. The shower toilet and sink are all in seperate areas. The shower was excellent with lots of hot water and...

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Thank vanisle_al
London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 2 nights in Kandy before you headed over to Ella over the Christmas break and it was the absolutely perfect for our needs; clean, large comfortable rooms, great views, nice pool, great food and reasonably priced drinks. We were greeted after our long journey with refreshing face cloths & sweet tea and the reception staff couldn't go out...

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Thank LuceW
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed only one night in triple room very large rooms . The hotel was recently re-furbished and fully furnished with woods. good food and helpful staff members. Elevator is hidden and you will not find it straight way. and it's small too. other-than , it was a very good hotel.

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Thank Chirath S
Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We are really unsatisfied with the room at Swiss R., because it Was not finished for Guests. We Said it to the reception, where the man promised to fix SOME crockets for hanging clothes. Nothing happened. Late in the evening We found out that there was no light in the Place, where the sink was. Only two holes in the...

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Thank lkg409
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Hotel has luxurious big rooms specially designed for couples. Every part of room is vell ordered designed and seems expensive. Staff is great and always there to help. Food is also great and by dinner there is live band unplugged.

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Thank Domagoj B
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This is an old hotel which is recently renovated. The rooms are extremely neat and well maintained. The breakfast buffet was excellent. Recommended to anyone looking for a good place to rest and grab a quick bite .

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Thank Dechamma M
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel is a old one. The hotel staff were friendly. The TV had only ten channels in that only 6 channels were working. Fan was not working in our room . I guess Renovation work is going on. The balcony had unfinished roof, floor. We had Christmas feast on December 24. It had lot of dishes but no Indian...

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Thank vignesh k
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Hola! This was my hotel during my stay in Kandy and I have to say that the place is awesome. I'm not just talking about a good hotel to stay in but the feeling to be there. It's like we are back in time, to the era in which the country was a colony. The restaurant gave me that feeling,...

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Thank Adriana G
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Tasty food, Helpful staff, Excellent maintenance. New luxury room available. highly recommended for family trip. Grate views, Spa available. Reasonable money and I would recommend anyone to stay here. less

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the World Heritage City - Kandy, The Swiss Residence is more a home than a hotel. Known for our warm and personalized service, you will be greeted and made to feel right at home, from the moment you set foot here. Placed amongst the luscious rain forests in the hills of this calm & peaceful city, The Swiss Residence, though placed in the heart of the city, is the perfect spot for those looking for a place to simply relax and enjoy solitude, forgetting the burdens of urban life even for a moment. Created with a rich mixture of Kandyan and Swiss architecture, The Swiss Residence consists of 40 cozy, well furnished rooms, with spectacular views of the surrounding mist covered hills in one direction, as well as the sun touched busy streets of the city seen below in the other direction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swiss Residence

Address: No. 23, Bahirawakanda, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: $105 - $187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swiss Residence 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Swiss Residence Kandy
Hotel Style:
#13 Spa Hotel in Kandy
#13 Luxury Hotel in Kandy
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“Book in advance, it seems to be full most of the times”
 of 5 bubbles 58adrianag, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles perfectbusinesss, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have amazing views.”
 of 5 bubbles Shabd, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms may be quieter and will have a view of hills and pool”
 of 5 bubbles 56jeremyw, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles CyrilGubbi, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
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