We booked this budget option hotel via Agoda. Getting there by tuk-tuk was no problem, but it did seem quite a distance from the main attraction areas of Kandy. The view from our room was magnificent, made better by the floor to ceiling windows. We even got to see a family of monkeys playing around in the trees just below one morning. The "balcony", if you can even call it that, could use some work though. It is simply a very narrow strip of concrete, about 2 feet wide. There's barely enough room to fit a chair. We had to turn it sideways to make it fit. The railing is thin and if you push/lean on it, there is plenty of give. So please don't do it! The rest of the room was average at best, but the bathroom was terrible. The water from the sink was just a trickle and the shower needed some fiddling with in order to get working. At times it would just shut off randomly or the water pressure would decrease to but a few drops, very annoying when you're covered in soap! The toilet was in the weirdest position ever! It was facing the shower in the corner, but positioned in a way that it only left about half a foot of space in front. So, if you need to sit on the toilet, the only real way to fit was to sit sideways.
Other than that, our stay was quite nice and comfortable. The breakfast buffet was great and the hotel provided laundry service for a reasonable price.
Getting to and from the center of town can prove troublesome. It seems you need to have a driver arranged as there are no taxis/tuk-tuks waiting for work outside. One day after spending the entire day touring around, we decided to walk back to the hotel from the lake area. We didn't think it would be difficult but ended up getting lost several times. The locals were helpful in pointing us the right direction, but we still had trouble. We ended up on the wrong side of the hill and had to go through the unfinished building next door to get around to the front. We were lucky that worked out for us, so word of advice - make sure you know the way if you are going to hike! ;)
One more quick note: wifi was only available in the restaurant area.
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