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Theva Residency

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This is a beautiful boutique hotel with stunning views. Food was very good, staff were very friendly and helpful. It's up in the hills so once there it's quite a walk to the town but we found it a great get away from the hustle and bustle of Kandy. The rooms are very clean and spacious

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is a charming boutique hotel recommended to us by our travel agent. We were greeted by a very friendly manager who went out of his way to make our stay very comfortable. The cuisine at Theva is a dining experience as the restaurant offers gourmet meals throughout the day and will cater to your choice of western and eastern...

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great stay at theva - we got a lovely welcome drink on arrival as well as an introduction to the hotel and facilities. We were on our honeymoon so were expecting an upgrade or at least some flowers on the  bed which we didn't actually get initially. The view from the room wasn't great but generally the hotel...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Originally booked for 5 nights by travel agent but discovered that Most of Kandi could be seen in a day so enjoyed 2 nights at this delightful hotel. The location is high up and away from the busy town. There are spectacular views across mountains and some of the outskirts of Kandi but not of the lake or town centre....

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Dax, France
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for dinner but we arrived early as we had heard that the view was really nice and we were not dissopointed. Beautiful sunset too.The food and service was great. The staff went out of their way to be helpful.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night before kicking off our short trip around Sri Lanka. The staff were some of the friendliest people I've met - helping with every request, and always with a smile on their face. We arrived a few hours before check-in time, but were able to have an ace breakfast on the terrace - which has...

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uk
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we booked we could only get a room that we had been told was very small but were pleasantly surprised that was actually not too bad (although from what we have seen rooms in Sri Lanka do seem very big on average) and still had a lovely view. Also nice touch was them providing biscuits and fruit in the...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Theva is a lovely property in itself, but the most outstanding aspect about it is the quality of its staff. It runs all the way from the top, with the hotel manager Abhay standing out with his exceptional helpfulness and hospitality. We were very well taken care of, and the staff went out of their way to make sure that...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of four stayed here in the last week and we loved it. The penthouse suite is amazing and the food is really great at the restaurant. The hotel is high on a hillside and has fantastic views over the city. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Theva is a beautiful place to stay high in the mountains surrounding Kandy. While the room we stayed in was a little tired, the views more than made up for it. Woke up to a sunrise from heaven - the outlook from the restaurant terrace at breakfast a magnificent way to start the day. The staff fell over themselves to...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A slice of Heaven… Nestled in the Hantana Hills Theva sits overlooking Kandy town. As you drive through the windy roads up the Hantana hills one can see the ethereal glistening of small city lights filling the night sky. An undoubtedly magical entrance to this boutique hotel. The food is divine and prepared with the utmost devotion and attention to detail. The Chef and his team have really been able to bring world-class food to this remote location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Theva Residency

Address: 11 / B5 / 10 - 1, 6th Lane | off Upper Tank Rd, off Circular 2 Rd, Hantanna, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: $194 - $483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Theva Residency 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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