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    Heritance Kandalama

    | PO Box 11, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$ 269
          US$ 145
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          Overview
          • Excellent64%
          • Very good25%
          • Average8%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Internet
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          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
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          Rooftop Terrace
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          A hotel that is end to end about 1km intermingled with wild forest overlooking a huge lake with 3 pool and levels in which you will experience being in the Jungle with hospitality at its best. One of the best hotels I have stayed till...More

          Thank 96anshumanm
          Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for keeping trust on Heritance Kandalama as your holiday destination. Many thanks for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor as well. Please visit us again and we assure that you will experience superior services and surprises throughout your stay....More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          In fact the best hotel we have stayed in the area. The view of the tank is wonderful and the architecture of the hotel is amazing. Rooms are with luxury ornaments and the service is absolutely first class. Highly recommend for a family stay. The...More

          Thank Charith B
          Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, It is a pleasure to see that you all have had a very relaxing vacation with breathtaking scenery at Heritance Kandalama. Thank you for the given applause on the service offered as well. We are eager to welcome you and your loved...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Heritance Kandalama is an Eco-hotel, an architectural masterpiece, which was the crown jewel among Sri Lankan hotels. This is perhaps the fourth or fifth time, the last occasion several years ago, that I have stayed in this hotel. I was disappointed this time, because I...More

          Thank SF100
          Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 1 week ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for keeping trust on Heritance Kandalama as your holiday destination. Many thanks for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It truly saddens to see that our service levels were not up to your expectations; however, we have taken your...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          An exquisite property, built in to a rock, and roughly 1 km from one side of the property to the other. 3 pools, excellent buffet dinner, and wonderful service. I only gave it a 4 because the rooms are a bit tired. Although the resort...More

          Thank hbnem
          Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for keeping trust on Heritance Kandalama as your holiday destination. Many thanks for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor as well. We have taken your constructive criticism very positively; we are happy to share with you news that we...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The hotel was amazingly generous in upgrading our stay to the suite :) the view was amazing. we experienced the sunset and sunrise. we loved the fact that we had friendly and cheeky visitors (monkeys) around the hotel. the food was good and friendly staff....More

          Thank rochelle212016
          Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance KandalamaResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for keeping trust on Heritance Kandalama as your holiday destination. Many thanks for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor as well. Thank you for your suggestion on refurbishing the property, we surely will incorporate your suggestion in near future....More

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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Laundry Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
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          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 142 - US$ 483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
          • #1 Family Hotel in Dambulla
          • #1 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
          • #1 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 152
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          • Location
          • Sri Lanka >
          • Central Province >
          • Dambulla
          • Also Known As
          • Kandalama Hotel Sri Lanka ,
          • Hotel Heritance Kandalama ,
          • Heritance Kandalama Dambulla ,
          • Kandalama Hotel Dambulla
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          layla_asia0211
          Hello, looking to book for June! Which room category is better: 1. Superior room 2. Panoramic room 3. Luxury room We would like a good view ! Thankyou in advance
          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
          Hi, What is the bedding arrangement in the Suites? We are a family of 4 travelling with kids 9 and 6. Thanks, Georgie
          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
          how much is an airport transfer from colombo airport to this hotel?
          5 March 2017|
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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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          Room Tips
          "Best veiws, remarkable experience of a in built with nature and designed by a renowned architect."
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          "The far end of the hotel is very quiet and serene and while a long walk to the main area, worth it for the..."
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          "Be sure to try all 3 swimming pools!"
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          "Each room has either the view of Kandalama Lake or Sigiriya Rock"
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