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    Heritance Kandalama

    | PO Box 11, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. The pool is lovely and the view of the lake is fantastic but the service is very poor. The dining room staff are slow and when asking for coffee and other things we were completely ignored. We...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    One of the best resorts in Sri Lanka, I feel. This place is an experience. Built in the hills of Kandalama, this place incorporates the hills and the lake so beautifully. The view from the rooms are breathtaking. The service is good, and there's still...More

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    Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance Kandalama

    Dear Valued Guest, It is a pleasure to see that you all have had a very relaxing vacation with breathtaking scenery at Heritance Kandalama. We are eager to welcome you and your loved ones back at Heritance Kandalama and we assure that you will gain...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed in the Heritance for 3 nights, as per the other reviews it is a beautiful hotel in a great location. The biggest disappointment with the hotel was the service, the only thing that was consistent about it was how bad it was, nothing...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Excellent Hotel and and a life time experience for staying inside the Jungle. An awesome infinity swimming pool on the hilltop and natural rocks inside the hotels. Excellent breakfast and good staff. A must stay place if you are visit Shigaria/Dambula.More

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    Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance Kandalama

    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 2 weeks ago

    A highlight of our stay was being watched by the monkeys as we showered and shaved - part of the 'unique experience'. The location and design are stunning with rock out of which the hotel was carved forming part of the passageway to the reception...More

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    Response from Nipuni S, Manager at Heritance Kandalama

    Dear Valued Guest, It is a pleasure to see that you all have had a very relaxing vacation with breathtaking scenery at Heritance Kandalama. We are eager to welcome you and your loved ones back at Heritance Kandalama and we assure that you will gain...More

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Spa
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    • US$152 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
    • #1 Family Hotel in Dambulla
    • #1 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
    • #1 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Matt K
    Hi, What is the bedding arrangement in the Suites? We are a family of 4 travelling with kids 9 and 6. Thanks, Georgie
    28 April 2017|
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    Response from Thommo178 | Reviewed this property |
    King size bed only, but ask for roll aways or adjoining rooms
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    Kemsta
    how much is an airport transfer from colombo airport to this hotel?
    5 March 2017|
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    Response from Tiger T | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry,we actually hired a driver for our whole trip so I don't have the answer to your question.
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    CasS687
    What is the tariff for dinner? and is alcohol expensive?
    1 March 2017|
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    Response from karim k | Reviewed this property |
    Hi i remember paying around 30$ for diner buffet and it was really good. as for the alcohol the price is really acceptable.
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    Room Tips
    "the Sigirya wing has wonderful views of the lake and Sigiriya beyond."
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    "We got an upgrade without asking for it - nice surprise."
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    "New section high floor overlooking the Lake"
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    "Breath taking views, Excellent food, Excellent Service, Value for money"
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