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Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy
Ranked #12 of 53 Hotels in Kandy
Certificate of Excellence
2 reviews
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“Nothing to compare..breathtaking view....”
Reviewed 6 April 2014

It was an unplanned visit and myself was really tired but staying at Amaara made all the tiredness vanish....it is comfotable and felt like staying home....beautiful view....excellent food....best hospitality....all the best Amaara....will visit again......

  • Stayed April 2014
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 5 May 2014
Dear Hiroshan,

Thank you very much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us and that you felt at home. I will pass on your comments about the food to our chef, I am sure he will be pleased. Thank you for the wishes and hope to see you again at the Amaara Sky on your next visit
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Reviewed 30 March 2014

This hotel is a little out of town and up a steep hill set in a residential area but overlooking the city. The only complaint we had was the neighbourhood dogs barking the first night. The hotel it self is five star and everything was first class including the very spacious bedroom and bathroom. A la carte meals were very good.

Stayed February 2014, travelled with friends
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 26 April 2014
Dear Guest,

Thank you very much for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the services at the hotel and we appreciate the comments regarding the rooms and the a la carte menu, our chef will be particularly pleased with your words. I am sorry about the dogs barking however this is out of our control and a problem faced all around the Kandy area. Hope they did not effect your comfort too much.

We look forward to welcoming you back at the Amaara Sky in the near future.
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

Had a wonderful week end Friday afternoon to Sunday morning ; Fantastic views from the very well appointed and spacious room. Extremely helpful and friendly staff Fantastic meals all round a great experience. Tony

Room Tip: the corner room on the top floor has fantastic views of Kandy town and beyond
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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled solo
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 25 March 2014
Dear Tony,

Thank you for your lovely words. We are glad you enjoyed your weekend with us. As you have pointed out in your room tip, our new room on the 3rd floor has a panoramic view of the city of Kandy and the surrounding mountain ranges. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Kandy
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 21 March 2014

My family & I decided to spend the weekend at Amaara Sky, Kandy as I have heard so much and I personally have promoted the Amaara Sky to all my clients. We surely enjoyed every bit of it as we arrived, Amaara Sky staff were pleasant and friendly and very helpful in every way. We stayed in the Penthouse which was spacious and what a family requires when your away from HOME. The food was delicious, fresh and the flavours were simply amazing, tumbs up for the Chef!

All the best and keep up the good work at Amaara Sky, I promise to visit again and this time to stay longer. Thank you for everything my family & I truly appreciate and will never forget this weekend spent in your beautiful property...

Natasha Balthazaar (Managing Directoress of Wanderlust Travels Ltd)

Room Tip: Deluxe rooms
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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with family
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 25 March 2014
Dear Natasha.

Thank you for your review. I am glad you finally decided to visit us with your family and had a lovely time. I will pass on your compliments to our chef, it will surely put a smile on his face. We look forward to welcoming you and your guests to the Amaara Sky in the near future.
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 13 March 2014

On one of my visits with the family to the Sacred Tooth Relics Kandy during a weekend we had the opportunity of spending our stay at Amaara Sky Hotel in Kandy. It was one of the most memorable experiences either in Sri Lanka or overseas. mainly due to the quality of the Amaara Sky Hotel.

We were met and greeted by the friendly hotel staff on arrival. It was the excellent quality of the hotel rooms (we stayed in the penthouse) that took us by surprise . The large penthouse comfortable enough for the whole family of five is well appointed with all the needs that you may require. The room service staff is at your door .within a minute of ringing the bell and they are obliged to provide whatever you require.

The evenings and the mornings are amazing and you can take a glimpse of the beautiful city of Kandy either on the sunset or the sunrise. The large balcony overlooking the hills are really meant for a cool beer with your companions while enjoying the cool breeze from the hills.

We are thankful for the hotel for making this a memorable stay and we are certain of spending our next stay in Kandy at Amaara Hotel and recommend this lovely hotel for anyone who is looking for a memorable and comfortable stay that anyone will cherish forever.

Dilip De Alwis ( Ex Country Manager of Sri Lankan Airlines in Pakistan)

Room Tip: Penthouse is certainly recommended.
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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with family
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 25 March 2014
Dear Dilip,

Thank you very much for your lovely review. I am glad you and your family enjoyed their stay at the Amaara Penthouse. Your words about our service are very encouraging to hear as we at the Amaara Sky believe in serving our guests with the best possible level of personal attention allowing them to relax ad enjoy their stay. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Kandy
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Erin, Canada
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Reviewed 10 March 2014

This was a great spot. Warm welcome and a wonderful back courtyard to have our meals outside. We stayed on the top floor which has vaulted wooden ceilings and a panoramic view of Kandy. My early morning coffee on that large balcony as I watched the sun come up was a highlight of our whole trip.

Room Tip: If you can book a room on the top floors, the view and accommodation are fantastic.
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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 25 March 2014
Dear Hohbie,

Thank you for your lovely review. I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us while in Kandy. Our views are as you put it 'fantastic' throughout the hotel as we are perched on the very top of the mountain overlooking the city. We look forward to having you back with us on your next visit to Kandy.
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Reviewed 18 February 2014 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights but just feel it was short of something. The service was excellent and we enjoyed the restaurant for dinner and breakfast. Location not great but they called a tuk tuk for us so it eased the pain. Rooms not the best but cant complain.

Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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DAmerasinghe, Owner at Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy, responded to this review, 20 February 2014
Dear Jayden,

Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate your feedback. I am glad you enjoyed your meals and the level of service you received. We are only 2km from the City center, this location was chosen in order to provide our guests with spectacular views and a level of piece and quite which you cannot enjoy within in the city premises. As you rightly mentioned, a tuk tuk ride certainly comes in handy.
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Property: Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy
Address: 72/22 A.B. Damunupola Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #12 of 53 Hotels in Kandy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Amaara Sky Hotel Kandy 4*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A luxurious 14 roomed hotel virtually in the Kandyan Skies.We are small enough to ensure that you get a personalised service , but our team at Amaara is experienced enough to cater to your every need.Come ..... Stay with us at Amaara Sky ..... You'll love it. ... more   less 
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