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Hotel Thilanka

Overview
3 Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews kandy lake pool area sri lanka great view over kandy new wing balcony door nice pool breakfast and dinner overlooking the lake lovely hotel stayed here for nights excellent view restaurant staff buffet style tooth relic temple top floor rooms are large
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had dinner. Decided to go for buffet. At Rs 1800 per person this is good value for money. Fairly varied choice. Excellent view from the restaurant. We sat in garden. Cool atmosphere very comfy. Even though weekday there was a good crowd. A baila group...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MDaya18
Response from Thilankah, Front Office Manager at Hotel ThilankaResponded 6 days ago

Dear MDaya18 It brings us a great pleasure to know that your recent stay at our hotel was enjoyable and appreciate you highlighting the factors that have won you over. Thank you once again for sharing your experience; We look forward to welcome you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good hotel with a swimming pool and small lawn. Building is old, but maintenance good. Stayed in Royal room with family. Breakfast and Buffet dinner good. From balcony, one can oversee lake. Staff behavior good. Overall good stayMore

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ParthaChaudhuri44
Response from Thilankah, Front Office Manager at Hotel ThilankaResponded 6 days ago

Dear ParthaChaudhuri44, We are so delighted to read your valuable comment and sharing your memorable experience and much appreciate that you have highlighting the factors that have won you over during your stay. Thank you once again for sharing your experience; We look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we were not staying at the Thilanka Hotel, we ate here one night with friends who were staying. I say we ate here, only just. It was a buffet, there was very little choice and very little of it. There was a ‘Spanish Inquisition’...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Gerry C
Response from Thilankah, Front Office Manager at Hotel ThilankaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Gerry C, Thank you for taking time and reviewing us on the Trip Advisor platform. It is very concerning to know that you recent visit to us was not did not meet your expectations. Please accept my sincere apologies in this regard. We as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for two nights and I would say that this review is probably slightly negative as our first hotel in Sigiriya had excelled. It’s an easy walk (20mins) for us into the centre walking alongside the pretty lake. Our balcony had a view of...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank jrapeter
Response from Thilankah, Front Office Manager at Hotel ThilankaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear jrapeter, Greetings from Thilanka Hotel, Kandy! Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay at the Thilanka Hotel.Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. At Thilanka, we strive to provide a superior service for every guest; therefore your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed at Thikanka for 2 nights as part of a “highlights of Sri lanka” tour. We were greeted with a very warm welcome, cold towelettes and juice on arrival. Check in was swift, we were shown to our room within 10...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank ToriAlexia
Response from Thilankah, Front Office Manager at Hotel ThilankaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ToriAlexia Thank you for sharing your experiences with fellow travelers on Trip Advisor! It was an honor to have you with us on your recent stay at Thilanka Hotel, We are truly happy that you gave us an opportunity to show you our commitment...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
94
Price range
US$67 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thilanka Hotel Kandy
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Family
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
94
Price range
US$67 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Thilanka Hotel Kandy
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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Room & Suite (409)
Dining (104)
Pool & Beach (96)
Amenities (39)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Questions & Answers
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Arthshah
December 13, 2018|
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Response from Thilankah | Property representative |
Yes we do have driver accommodations and please note that this is limited only,
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Shashanka I
August 29, 2017|
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Response from Veronique378 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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JackRugby
August 15, 2017|
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Response from Padma S | Reviewed this property |
Check in time of the hotel around mid day. You can contact the hotel and ask for an early check in. May be possible. Reception is working 24hrs.
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Room Tips
"Find a different hotel"
margaretsM1651YV
3 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room with a view over Kandy or to the trees."
travelbuddiesallover
4 weeks ago
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"Get a lake view as high up as possible"
Island-mark50
Oct. 3, 2018
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"Make sure you follow the instructions about leaving your balcony empty and locking the door but nice to see..."
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Sep. 23, 2018
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