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Kandy, Sri Lanka
Oct 19 — Oct 202
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Tue 19/10
Wed 20/10

Good to know

Low season

MayCheapest month to stay with an average 92% drop in price.

High season

JulyMost expensive month to stay with an average 101% rise in price.

Average price (weeknight)

R936Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.

Average price (weekend night)

R802Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best Kandy hotels

Most recommended Kandy hotels

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Queen's Hotel - Kandy - Outdoor view
Queen's Hotel
7.6 Good
R89+
R89+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Kandy View Hotel - Kandy - Bedroom
Kandy View Hotel
7.4 Good
R10+
R10+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Mahaweli Reach Hotel - Kandy
Mahaweli Reach Hotel - Kandy
Mahaweli Reach Hotel
8.1 Excellent
R108+
R108+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Amaya Hills Kandy - Kandy - Pool
Amaya Hills Kandy - Kandy - Pool
Amaya Hills Kandy
8.1 Excellent
R84+
R84+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Cinnamon Citadel Kandy - Kandy - Meeting room
Cinnamon Citadel Kandy - Kandy - Meeting room
Cinnamon Citadel Kandy
8.5 Excellent
R112+
R112+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Earl's Regency - Kandy - Bedroom
Earl's Regency - Kandy - Bedroom
Earl's Regency
8.3 Excellent
R83+
R83+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hotel Topaz - Kandy
Hotel Topaz - Kandy
Hotel Topaz
8.4 Excellent
R75+
R75+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hotel Casamara - Kandy - Pool
Hotel Casamara - Kandy - Pool
Hotel Casamara
8.3 Excellent
R80+
R80+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Thilanka Hotel - Kandy - Pool
Thilanka Hotel - Kandy - Pool
Thilanka Hotel
7.8 Good
R81+
R81+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hotel Suisse - Kandy - Pool
Hotel Suisse - Kandy - Pool
Hotel Suisse
8 Excellent
R852+
R852+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Devon Hotel - Kandy - Building
Devon Hotel - Kandy - Building
Devon Hotel
7 Good
R41+
R41+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
The Tourmaline - Kandy
The Tourmaline - Kandy
The Tourmaline
8.3 Excellent
R78+
R78+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Hanthana House - Kandy - Bedroom
Hanthana House - Kandy - Bedroom
Hanthana House
9.2 Excellent
R44+
R44+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Randholee Resort & Spa - Kandy - Building
Randholee Resort & Spa - Kandy - Building
R54+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Tree Of Life Nature Resort - Kandy - Bedroom
Tree Of Life Nature Resort - Kandy - Bedroom
R145+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Amaara Sky Hotel - Kandy - Bedroom
Amaara Sky Hotel - Kandy - Bedroom
Amaara Sky Hotel
7.5 Good
R64+
R64+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Senani Hotel - Kandy
Senani Hotel - Kandy
Senani Hotel
8.2 Excellent
R122+
R122+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Theva Residency - Kandy - Pool
Theva Residency - Kandy - Pool
Theva Residency
9.1 Excellent
R216+
R216+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning

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When to book a hotel in Kandy

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Top tips for finding perfect Kandy hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Kandy, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Kandy in May and April.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Kandy if you stay on a Saturday. The opposite is true for, Sunday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Kandy Lake, built in 1807, is a manmade lake located in the centre of town. A lot of the larger hotels are located just outside the city centre of Kandy, whereas you will find hostels and more budget options closer to the lake. Hotel Suisse for instance, is a 3-star budget-friendly hotel about a 15min walk from the lake, also featuring a pool, spa, restaurant and bicycle hire.
  • Kandy is home to some incredible tea fields and factories, so make sure you visit at least one. Embilmeegama Tea Factory, founded in 1940, is located about a 30min drive from the city centre. You can find accommodation closer to the tea factories, like Danielsen Tourist Rest, situated about a 15min drive away. The 3-star accommodation also features free parking, laundry service and a business centre.
  • The Big Buddha can be seen from almost everywhere in Kandy. Its location on top of the hill gives you one of the best panoramic views of the city below. Choose a hotel nearby like Sevana City Hotel, a 3-star property about a 5min drive from the statue, also featuring a pool, restaurant and laundry facilities.
  • The Botanical Gardens in Kandy are Sri Lanka’s largest and most impressive gardens, boasting a variety of plants, flowers, birds and animals. Look for a hotel with garden views like Vajrapani, situated about 9 km from the gardens. The property boasts a water park for guests alongside an outdoor pool, private garden, restaurant and free bicycle hire.
  • If you want to completely escape from the bustle of city life, consider a stay at Mount Havana. You will be in the heart of the mountains about 1h drive from Kandy’s city centre. Featured amenities include 24h reception, laundry service, free self-parking and a pool, making it an ideal destination for guests looking to relax in the Sri Lankan mountains.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Kandy

  • Hotels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Kandy. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.

  • In the last 3 days, double rooms in Kandy have been found on KAYAK for as cheap as R88. On average, the price for a double room is R1 602.

  • The Temple of the Tooth (also known as Sri Dalada Maligawa) is a Buddhist temple with a golden roof at the heart of Kandy, where visitors can see the legendary tooth relic of Buddha. Thilanka Hotel is an excellent 4-star hotel about 15min walk from the museum, meaning you can avoid waking up too early to join the queue. The accommodation also provides a pool, restaurant and bar for guests.

  • A good business hotel in Kandy is the Royal Bar and Hotel. Situated about 5min walk from Kandy Lake and the Royal Palace of Kandy, the 4-star property also has good public transport links. Featured amenities for business travellers include a computer station, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning and laundry services, free self-parking, a conference space and meeting room.

  • One of the best city hotels in Kandy is Cinnamon Citadel, a 4-star property about 12min drive from the centre, near Mahaweli River. The hotel features an exquisite outdoor pool, modern rooms, spa and fitness centre, and a restaurant. The Grand Kandyan is another excellent option, about a 10min drive from the centre. The 5-star property provides fantastic views over the city, boasting a large outdoor pool, spa and fitness centre.

  • Located within walking distance of the city’s main attractions is OZO Kandy, a 4-star property ideal for families. Good for sightseeing, shopping and dining, families with kids will feel right at home and enjoy surreal views of Kandy Lake and the surrounding hills. Other amenities include a pool, fitness centre, restaurant and bar.

  • After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Kandy districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Kandy city centre

  • Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Kandy?

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Accommodations in Kandy