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Overview of Heritance Kandalama

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Balcony
Balcony
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationDambulla Cave Temple17 min drive
    AirportSigiriya (GIU)47 min drive
    Popular LocationAncient City of Sigiriya48 min drive
    Popular LocationSigiriya Museum57 min drive

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  • Panoramic Room

    Room amenities

    • 19 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Single Bed
    More detailsPanoramic Room
  • Luxury Room - 10% off on Excursions

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsLuxury Room - 10% off on Excursions
  • Deluxe with Jacuzzi

    Room amenities

    • 25 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe with Jacuzzi
  • Superior Room

    Room amenities

    • 19 sq m
    • Lake view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room

About this area

Dambulla

Located in Dambulla, Heritance Kandalama is on a lake. Ancient City of Sigiriya is a local landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Dambulla Cave Temple and Wasgamuwa National Park. Explore all the area has to offer with hiking/biking trails and mountain biking.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Dambulla Cave Temple - 17 min drive
  • Ancient City of Sigiriya - 48 min drive
  • Sigiriya Museum - 57 min drive
  • Minneriya National Park - 59 min drive
  • Na Uyana Aranya - 75 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportColombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 155 min drive

Restaurants

  • Kanchana Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • Kaludiya Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • The Heritage Dambula - 17 min drive
  • Sunray Inn - 17 min drive
  • Rangiri Chinese - 17 min drive

About this property

Heritance Kandalama

Luxury hotel with 4 restaurants and full-service spa
This hotel features 4 restaurants, a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site. All 152 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies and LED TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and premium bedding.
Heritance Kandalama offers 152 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a rainfall showerhead, slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Coco Spa. Services include facials, body scrubs, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 20 for adults and USD 10 for children
  • 4 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Bike rentals
  • Ecotours
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • LED TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15.0 per stay.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 150
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 150

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 20 for adults and USD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 220 per vehicle
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.0 per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Heritance Kandalama
Heritance Kandalama Dambulla
Heritance Kandalama Hotel
Heritance Kandalama Hotel Dambulla
Kandalama
Kandalama Heritance
Hotel Heritance Kandalama
Kandalama Hotel Dambulla
Kandalama Hotel Sri Lanka
Heritance Kandalama Hotel
Heritance Kandalama Dambulla
Heritance Kandalama Hotel Dambulla

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Heritance Kandalama and receive a full refund?
Yes, Heritance Kandalama offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Heritance Kandalama cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Heritance Kandalama have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Heritance Kandalama pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Heritance Kandalama?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Heritance Kandalama?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Heritance Kandalama?
Checkout is at noon.
Does Heritance Kandalama provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's a shuttle from the airport to the hotel. A fee of USD 220 per vehicle applies.
Where is Heritance Kandalama located?
Situated on a lake, this luxury hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Popham's Arboretum, Dambulla Cave Temple and Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium. Ancient City of Sigiriya and Sigiriya Museum are also within 20 miles (32 km).
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4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Disappointing food
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

2/5 Poor

Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Past its used by date
This hotel has had its day. It looks tired and dated. In our room the spa, toilet and safe didn't work. The buffett is ordinary. I would not stay here again.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Unique architecture in a wonderful green area. Food, service and accomodation outstanding
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It’s built into the caves! It has a beautiful view of Sigiriya. Lovely stay.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

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