Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Overview of The Elephant Stables

Photo gallery

Featured image
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool

The Elephant Stables

3.5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationUdawatta Kele Sanctuary12 min walk
  • Popular LocationAsgiri Maha Viharaya5 min drive
  • AirportKandy (KDZ-Polgolla Reservoir)9 min drive
  • Popular LocationRoyal Palace of Kandy11 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

Deluxe Room (Saffron)

No guest room rating
  • 31 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

The Cottage Suite

5/5 guest room rating
  • 67 sq m
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed

Sir David Lean Bungalow

5/5 guest room rating
  • 111 sq m
  • River view
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 Double Bed and 3 Single Beds

Royal Suite (Luxury Tented)

3.8/5 guest room rating
  • 85 sq m
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 King Bed

The Vanilla Colonial Suite

5/5 guest room rating
  • 47 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Room (Pepper)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 47 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

Deluxe Room (Lemongrass)

No guest room rating
  • 41 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed OR 1 Single Bed

The Citronella Colonial Suite

5/5 guest room rating
  • 36 sq m
  • Mountain view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 King Bed

About this area


Located in Kandy, The Elephant Stables is in the historical district and in the mountains. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Kandy Lake and Central Highlands of Sri Lanka, while International Buddhist Museum and National Museum are cultural highlights. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Asgiriya Stadium or Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Udawatta Kele Sanctuary - 12 min walk
  • Asgiri Maha Viharaya - 5 min drive
  • Natha Devale - 10 min drive
  • Royal Palace of Kandy - 11 min drive
  • Bahirawakanda Vihara Buddha - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Kandy Railway Station - 14 min drive


  • Flower Song - 4 min drive
  • Balaji Dosai - 4 min drive
  • Pizza Hut - 4 min drive
  • The Empire Café - 4 min drive
  • Barista Lavazza - 4 min drive

About this property

The Elephant Stables

3.5-star hotel with free breakfast and restaurant
A restaurant, an outdoor pool and 3 bars/lounges are available at this hotel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a snack bar/deli, 24-hour room service and a business centre. All 7 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as free minibar items and bathrobes.
The Elephant Stables offers 7 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with free minibar items and a safe. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. 55-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

This Kandy hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Elephant Stables and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Elephant Stables offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Elephant Stables cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Elephant Stables have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is The Elephant Stables pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Elephant Stables?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Elephant Stables?
Check-in is from 2 PM - 10 PM.
What time is check-out at The Elephant Stables?
Checkout is at noon.
Does The Elephant Stables provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 120.00 per vehicle applies.
Where is The Elephant Stables located?
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Udawatta Kele Sanctuary and within 3 miles (5 km) of Kandy Lake and Temple of the Tooth. Royal Palace of Kandy and Asgiri Maha Viharaya are also within 3 miles (5 km).