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Kandy Samadhi Centre

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely 4 nights here at the start of our 2 week tour of Srilanka. Blew us away. It's a 45min drive from Kandy up in the hills. The most tranquil place we have ever stayed. Rooms were huge and spread about the vast grounds, antiques from ancient Sri Lanka hand picked placed about the public areas and...

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london
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place I stayed in all my travels. Hands down. It's an hour outside of kandy, but absolutely perfect if you want a few days retreat in utter heaven. I had the best massage of my life here, went to a waterfall, and watched the stars and beautiful fire flies! The staff are so helpful and relaxed....

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Phnom penh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed the most blissful 3 days at the Kandy Samadhi Centre, and would recommend it without reservation. It is truly a special place, where we instantly felt at peace among the staff and gorgeous but simple surroundings. Our room was earthy and beautiful, with a huge antique bathtub and stunning pieces of artwork. On arrival we...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I love everything about this place, especially the AMAZING rooms, which look straight out of Elle Decor magazine with antiques sourced by the Sri Lankan owner. The space, the nature, the rooms, everything is soooooo beautiful, peaceful, special, and unique. The staff were all so attentive, helpful, informative, and just lovely. Unfortunately I arrived with a respiratory infection and they...

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Charlotte Amalie, VI, United States
Reviewed 17 March 2017

If you are looking for a secluded, beautiful spot in the rainforest, with incredible food, great yoga classes, an exceptional staff, and authentic ayurvedic treatments, then this is your spot. The entire staff was at our service the entire stay. We had an incredible room that felt like we were in a castle. The decorations are beautiful, as the owner...

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

We have just seen the property on the website and thought it will be an amazing place. First of all its not in kandy. It's around 1 and half hour drive.The very first view was really disappointing as the person who called himself the manager was wearing untidy clothes and rest of the staff as well.There was no front desk...

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of Kandy city or just retreat into the sheer beauty Srilanka then Kandy Samadhi is it! Located a few kms away from Kandy it is a journey worth the destination. You can't find this place easily on a google map but waze.me will help you get to the Hulu...

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Hannover, Germany
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I stayed 3 nights at the Samadhi Center in January and it was one of the top highlights of my trip through Sri Lanka - there really is something special about this place. The moment you enter you feel a deep sense of relaxation and good energy. The center is very well designed with tastefully selected and priceless antiques, the...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This place was recommended to us and maybe that's why our expectations were quite high. Our room was beautiful and we had a really good sleep in there. It COULD be the perfect place with all the tastefull antique interior and the surroundings, BUT the rest didn't come up with it at all. The food was kind of dissapointing. On...

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Stayed as a couple at the end of a hectic day & it was just what we needed! The Entire hotel is wonderfully designed and built ( even the laundry ) .The attention to detail is outstanding . I choose Two storied rock house which I will never ever regret because this is the best! Spacious exquisite and heavenly comfortable....

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“Steep climb through the ground to the top rooms so book a lower room if you are unfit or your knees are shot”
blarblarblar, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you can afford it, go for the Textile Room with the outdoor bathroom. Just incredible.”
cwillemain, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you enjoy walking up hills, the rooms up high are worth it.”
MatthewF766, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms are complete houses! Double storey rock house is amazing...”
KarunT, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms depend on your needs - but be prepared to climb!”
  • Our room - quite spacious and nicely appointed.
Max25, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
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