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Queen's Hotel

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Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

This hotel is most antique hotel . Experience is royal. Staff is most helpfull . There's arranged sinhala new year festival it make happy & enjoy for every visitors. furniture , stairs , elevator are most oldest & beautiful.

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England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2015

The hotel is well located near to The Tooth Temple an and Lake. It looks grand from the outside and even when you step into the lobby. However, the rooms are a disappointment and sleep quality is poor. My comments relate to our room which was booked by a tour agent and unfortunately faced the road (and lake). I think...

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2Thank 1Walker57
Paris, France
Reviewed 12 April 2015

I got the room at a cut rate and I must say it was underwhelming. I appreciated the central location as well as the AC in my room but the hotel was fairly run down, with a kettle that didn't plug in to the wall correctly and a fixtures that could definitely be replaced. The outside of the hotel is...

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Thank Samantha J
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 7 April 2015

We stayed at the Queens Hotel in Kandy for one day on our very first vacation to beautiful Sri Lanka. The hotel is truly a beautiful colonial pearl within a short walk of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth. When we entered the hotel from the busy streets of Kandy, we were welcomed by the smiling staff to the sound...

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Thank Anders L
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015

The best thing about this hotel is its very central location in Kandy, just across the road from the Temple of the Tooth, close to the lake, and close to shops and banks. It is, however, on a corner and the traffic noise can be a problem in some rooms. I had a single room in the "West Wing", which...

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1Thank Sam240910
Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Either you love this hotel or you hate it. You love it when you like the old English colonial style. The elevator, the creaking wooden floors, the ill fitting doors, the wonderful windows that expose you mercilessly to the outside traffic noise, the magnificent entrance and the glorious dining room. You hate it when you look into the totally outdated...

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1Thank Robert d
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015 via mobile

This is in an excellent situation for Kandy Centre and just opposite the Temple of the Tooth Relic. We were ok noise wise but I guess it can be noisy with traffic. WiFi is good. The breakfast was ok with a reasonable selection. Lunch was variable. The customer service is excellent. It is good to stay in an old hotel...

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Thank Alan C
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2015

I booked this hotel after having stayed at similar hotel from the era in the UK, i.e. The Grand in Brighton and found it an interesting comparison. The hotel has not been heavily modernized and from that perspective gives a better impression of what Victorian hotels were like. The rooms we had were still their original size, very large with...

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2Thank WiseTreeOwl
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Queens hotel is a pearl that is falling apart. The hotel is old English vintage style and has been a 5 star hotel last century. Sadly is it falling apart. The renovations is done without respect, the staff is lazy and the food is average. It is a pity - with a small effort and a good management the hotel...

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2Thank Bossebertram
Vilnius, Lithuania
Reviewed 26 March 2015

The hotel prides itself on being a historical establishment, with original design, style and details (e.g. elevator) still very much emphasised. And it does truly feel that you are stepping back at least 100 years as you walk down the corridor towards your room or listen to the live piano at your elegant dinner, so the experience is truly a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME TO QUEEN'S HOTEL One of Sri Lanka's iconic historic hotels, Queen's Hotel, situated in the heart of Kandy, faces the beautiful splendid surroundings alongside the Kandy Lake. With a history of over 160 years The Queen's Hotel is a 90 room British Colonial style luxury hotel. This former Governor's residence is one of the oldest hotels in Sri Lanka which is managed by the Ceylon Hotels Corporation. What's momentous about Queen's Hotel is that it is situated in Kandy, where the world prominent "Temple of the Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha" is. Every country has its pageants and festivals and so does Kandy which has the world famous "Kandy Esala Perahera Pageant" which is held annually. This pageant proceeds along side the Queen's Hotel's East & West wings, providing the most magnificent viewing facilities for the guests who patronize the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Queen's Hotel

Address: Dalada Street | Central, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
Price Range: ₹ 3,564 - ₹ 9,526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Queen's Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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“Rooms overlooking the Lake and or the Temple of the Tooth.”
shaunkennedym, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Wait until it reopens, is my best guess and get a room away from the street if you like quiet”
  • The room was fine but the bed was not comfortable
moniker11, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the road sides are noisy due to traffic and horns”
dendix, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Check the other hotels in Kandy”
HDSPat1984, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There are corner rooms which face both Kandy Lake and the Temple of Tooth.”
erangatennakoon, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
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