Hill Top Hotel - Kandy

200/21 Bahirawakanda, Peradeniya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka  show map
 2 stars
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Hill Top Hotel - Kandy

Free Wi-Fi
Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Sauna

Overview

Hill Top Hotel is situated in the cultural heart of Kandy near New Ranweli Spice Garden, Peradeniya Botanical Gardens and Tea Museum. The exclusive hotel was built in 1900 and refurbished in 1998.

Hill Top Hotel is 20 minutes' walk from the center of Kandy. There are a stadium, bars and restaurants in the area.

Enclosed by a tower, a palace and a temple, the hotel offers a magnificent view over the countryside.

Hill Top Hotel is within a 55-minute drive to Mawella Lagoon airport.

Rooms

The property comprises of comfortable rooms appointed with a trouser press, a laptop safe, a balcony, a writing table and multi-channel television. Decorated in modern design with wooden floor, the rooms feature en suite bathrooms equipped with complimentary toiletries, a hairdryer and a rain shower.

Eat & Drink

The traditional restaurant offers healthy local cuisine. Guests can enjoy a meal in Royal Mall and KFC Kandy, which are located in a tranquil area, just about 5 minutes’ walk from Hill Top Hotel.

Services

Business facilities include a conference room and a business center to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

The hotel provides guests with a game room, a mini club and high chairs for their children. Guests will take advantage of billiards, cycling and table tennis available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   73.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Currency exchange
  • Souvenir shop
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  2 pm

How to reach hotel

hotel Hill Top Hotel - Kandy Kandy location
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Hotel Address:

200/21 Bahirawakanda, Peradeniya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka

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City Center
  • Kandy
    1.1 km
Airports
  • Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
    54.5 km
  • Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU)
    74.7 km
Train Stations
  • Kandy railway station
    400 m
Restaurants
  • Royal Mall (cuisine: International)
    340 m
  • Kamuko Restaurant (cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Indonesian)
    340 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    73

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed
Size: 18 m²
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hill Top Hotel - Kandy Kandy location
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    Hotel Address:

    200/21 Bahirawakanda, Peradeniya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Kandy
      1.1 km
    Airports
    • Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
      54.5 km
    • Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU)
      74.7 km
    Train Stations
    • Kandy railway station
      400 m
    Restaurants
    • Royal Mall (cuisine: International)
      340 m
    • Kamuko Restaurant (cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Indonesian)
      340 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      73

    Hotel Awards

    Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKandyHill Top

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    Hill Top Location

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1.0 km

    Places of interest

    • Bahirawakanda Vihara Buddha Statue - 700 m
    • Sri Dalada Maligawa - 1.4 km
    • British Garrison Cemetery - 1.6 km

    Train stations

    • Kandy railway station - 300 m

    Convention centers

    • Kandy Lake - 1.1 km

    Shopping areas

    • Kandyan Art Association & Cultural Centre - 1.5 km
    • Kandy Museum - 1.5 km
    • Ceylon Tea Museum - 2.3 km

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Kandy Clock Tower - 700 m
    • Kandy View Point - 1.2 km
    • National Museum - 1.5 km
    • Kandy Central Hospital - 2.5 km
    • Kandy Pogolla Reservoir - 4.0 km

    Museums

    • Royal Palace Park - 900 m
    • Udawatta Kele Sanctuary - 1.8 km
    • Kandy Royal Botanical Gardens - 4.1 km

    Parks

    • Bogambara Stadium - 600 m
    • Asgiriya Stadium - 1.3 km

    Business areas

    • Kandy City Center Shopping Mall - 900 m

    Public parking

    • Temple of Tooth Relic - 1.4 km
    • Lakeside Adventist Hospital - 1.7 km

    Local attractions

    • Peradeniya Botanical Gardens - 1.6 km
      Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy
    • Tea Museum - 2.3 km
      Hantana, Kandy
    • Lankatilaka Temple - 11.5 km
      Gadaldeniya Rd, Kandy
    • National Museum Kandy - 1.5 km
      National Museum, Kandy, Central Province, Kandy
    • New Ranweli Spice Garden - 3.3 km
      Gannoruwa Kandy, Kandy

    Near the hotel

    • Kandy Lake - 1.1 km
      Centre of Kandy City, Kandy
    • Natha Devale - 1.4 km
      Temple Square 20000, Kandy
    • Maha Vishnu Devalaya - 1.5 km
      Temple Square, Kandy
    • Temple of the Tooth - 1.5 km
      Palace Square, Kandy
    • Temple of the Gadaladenia - 1.5 km

    Restaurants nearby

    • Royal Mall - 340 m

      Address: william gopallawa Mawatha

      70% likes this, based on 36 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • KFC Kandy - 390 m

      Address: Dalda Veediya Kandy

      Cuisine: American

    • Kandy Muslim Hotel - 760 m

      Address: Dalada Vidiya

      76% likes this, based on 145 reviews
      Cuisine: Asian, Middle Eastern

    • Kamuko Restaurant - 340 m

      Address: 465A William Gopallawa Mawatha
      Phone: +(94)812200777

      76% likes this, based on 19 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Indonesian, Singaporean, Hong Kong

    • Devon Restaurant - 760 m

      Address: Dalada Vidiya

      66% likes this, based on 227 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      73

    Hotel Awards

    Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKandyHill Top

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    Hill Top Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hill Top

    Average guest rating

    7.2out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 42 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      The dinning and views over Kandy and the three metre deep swimming pool

    • Single
      7.4

      It as my nephew who stayed at the hotel. His comments were OK.He was fully satisfied with the facilities and the setrvices

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      Good food and pool with friendly staff.

      The location was difficult to find from thr raod and again instructions on how to find the hotel by car were poor.

    • Single
      4.6

      1. I liked the room itself because it was clean. 2. The breakfast was good.

      1. the internet was not working at all! We bought 3 different internet cards and the system was down the whole 3 days we were there...we had to walk a long way or take a tuk tuk to the nearest internet cafe to surf the net. When we checked out they tried to still charge me for internet but I refused to pay for it because it didn't work! 2. we stayed in room underneath the dance floor/restaurant. They had a wedding that went until 11:30pm which we didn't mind but after wards the staff moved the whole restaurant around and it was soooo loud! I had to go up there in my pj's and ask them to stop, they didn't then my husband went and they didn't. then i called two time after that and they still didn't. we couldn't sleep until 1am. It was very rude o them to do that to their guests. 3. At the checkout they charged my credit card for the amount but we waited 45 minutes for them to try to fix their credit card machine because it wasn't working at almost an hour at the checkout, i told them we had to go so finally he brought out another machine and charged my card again and told me he would email me the voided receipt for the previous bill charged on the broken machine.4. I would not recommend this hotel to anyone. 5. It is pretty on the outside but looks can be deceiving they sure fooled us.

    • Couple
      7.0

      Nice view of Kandy city from the hotel!

      Hotel towels needs to be bleached as they have stains! Food quality is really bad ( over cooked).

    • Couple
      4.6

      Decent views of the valley below; good selection of curries offered in breakfast buffet

      Commercial WiFi hotspot in the lobby area the reception had no vouchers allowing the use of it, neither on the first nor on the following days; room needs painting and deep cleaning; tiny bathroom with door swinging inwards - and dirty too; towels and bed linens were grey-white and ragged; buffet dinner only, with limited choice of foods; noisy evening functions for package holidays groups held in the restaurant area; not a hill-top hotel, despite the name

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      Peaceful location

      hotel for large groups - no character.

    • Group of friends
      8.8

      The view is beautiful. Rooms are big. Nice pool.

      The bathroom windows are open to the hallway. You hear everything, including at night and early morning...

    • Older travelers
      9.2

      1-the rate during online booking was less than what I paid,that was unfair.2-I sent inquiry(Online) to the hotel guest relation In charge about the facility of Transportation from Airport to the Hotel(5 days before arrived),But I didn`t receive any reply.

    • Couple
      4.2

      service not good, rooms were old and tacky , food not great at all.

    • Family with children
      3.8

      the management was not looking through the customers comfort and towel size is like a napkin. they gave us the room next to a programme which was being held and didnt inform us abt it. it was worst experience.

    • Couple
      10.0

      Extremely Clean and huge rooms. Staff was very friendly and welcoming. Unlike more websites state , it was a luxery hotel...great food,location, people and hotel! Had a great time there, definitely value for money.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      Wonderful views over Kandy. Good breakfast buffet menu and service. Most staff were helpful. Comfortable room.

      Room boys did not explain how to use A/C system, the controls were very difficult to find. Late night music from a private function. Two lights in room were not working and room service menu was not in folder. Housekeeping staff need to ensure rooms are up to standard.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      The staff were friendly and the food was actually very good at the buffet. Lovely pool and very good location.

    • Couple
      8.2

      Loved the location, staff was friendly, breakfast buffet was okay. Take the tuktuk to the hotel from the railway station for +- 250 rupees, when you want to visit the city just walk down the hill and there will be tuktuks waiting.

      Bathroom could use a little touch up, we didn't understand why they felt the need for a huge flatscreen tv, but decided to skimp on the bathroom...

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Hill Top Hotel - Kandy Kandy location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    200/21 Bahirawakanda, Peradeniya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Kandy
      1.1 km
    Airports
    • Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
      54.5 km
    • Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU)
      74.7 km
    Train Stations
    • Kandy railway station
      400 m
    Restaurants
    • Royal Mall (cuisine: International)
      340 m
    • Kamuko Restaurant (cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Indonesian)
      340 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      73

    Hotel Awards

    Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKandyHill Top

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Hotels Recommended by Guests in Sri Lanka

    Use Badge