Amaya Hills Hotel - Kandy

P.O Box 16 Heerassagala, Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 20000  show map
 4 stars
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Amaya Hills Hotel - Kandy

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Jogging track

Cycling

Hiking

Billiards/Pool tables

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Steam bath

Overview

The traditional Amaya Hills Hotel offers a panoramic view of Kandy from many air-conditioned guestrooms. The hotel opened in 1997 and remains an example of ancient architecture in Kandy ever since.

A short walk will take you to Royal Palace of Kandy, Tea Museum and Kandy Royal Botanical Gardens in 20 minutes. Amaya Hills Hotel is also minutes away from National Museum Kandy, Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) and Temple of the Gadaladenia.

Amaya Hills Hotel lies within 55 minutes’ drive to Mawella Lagoon airport.

Rooms

Amaya Hills Hotel offers 100 guestrooms appointed with a minibar, high-speed internet, climate control, a balcony and a work desk with all the sights of Kandy within easy access. The property boasts views of Kandyan Hills from its rooms. Bathrooms are fitted with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a bidet.

Eat & Drink

The hotel has a superb restaurant serving international meals.

Services

Guests can rent bicycles and cars on site.

Relax

The property offers steam baths and reflex massage for guests who seek relaxation. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a jogging track.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   100.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdresser
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Jogging track
  • Fitness center
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Postal service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Picnic area/Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area
  • Children's pool
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Live entertainment
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • BBQ facilities
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Separate bedroom
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • International calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from 1200 hours

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

P.O Box 16 Heerassagala, Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 20000

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City Center
  • Kandy
    3.5km
Airports
  • Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
    53.2km
  • Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU)
    78.2km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from 1200 hours
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    100

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Rooms and availability

Amaya Hills Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
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Double room

Amaya Hills Suite
Suite
Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 52m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Suite features 2 separate rooms and a living area. It features an ensuite lounge with mountain views.

Room facilities
    Amaya Hills Junior Suite
    Junior Suite
    Bed type: King Size bed
    Size: 39m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    Suite offers a separate living area. It features an ensuite lounge with mountain views.

    Room facilities
      Amaya Hills Superior Double Room
      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 23m2
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      SINGLE SUPERIOR

      Room facilities
        Superior Triple Room
        Bed type: Triple
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        • Air conditioning
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        Room facilities
          Amaya Hills Deluxe Double RoomAmaya Hills Deluxe Double RoomAmaya Hills Deluxe Double Room
          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: Double Bed or King Size bed or Double or Twin beds
          Size: 26m2
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          • Air conditioning
          • Shower
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          Double room

          Room facilities
            Deluxe Triple Room
            Bed type: Triple
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            • Air conditioning
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Amaya Hills Hotel - Kandy Kandy location
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              Hotel Address:

              P.O Box 16 Heerassagala, Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 20000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Kandy
                3.5km
              Airports
              • Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
                53.2km
              • Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU)
                78.2km
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from 1200 hours
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                100

              Hotel Awards

              Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKandyAmaya Hills

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 3.4km

              Local Attractions

              • Tea Museum - 1.8km
                Hantana, Kandy
              • Temple of the Gadaladenia - 3.7km
              • Kandy Lake - 4.2km
                Centre of Kandy City, Kandy
              • New Ranweli Spice Garden - 2.1km
                Gannoruwa Kandy, Kandy
              • Peradeniya Botanical Gardens - 4.2km
                Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from 1200 hours
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                100

              Hotel Awards

              Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKandyAmaya Hills

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

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              4km
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              • Siyambalapitiya hotels - 2km
              • Peradeniya hotels - 7km

              Amaya Hills Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Amaya Hills

              Average guest rating

              7.8out of 10
              Excellent
              Based on 168 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              8.0
              Rooms
              8.3
              Service
              9.0
              Value
              8.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Family with children
                10.0

                Every thing nice in this hotel

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                The food was sumptuous and the staff courteous and warm. The check-in was smooth with appropriate level of flexibility in options provided by the reception staff. The location is superb and the view memorable. We chose the place as we had heard about it and did our bookings on the net. Would recommend to all self-planning travellers as an ideal place to base activities in the highlands of Sri Lanka.

                The spa arrangements could have been better with options that regular spa users have regarding the gender of the therapist. I had a facial which left me less than satisfied for its tariff. A few more stand-alone options such as steam would have been nice. The in-house shop could be better stocked.

              • Older travelers
                9.2

                Location was excellent, staffs were very friendly and receptive, they gave me a free upgrade to king suite, buffet spread was good, overall a great experience

                buffet prices and spa prices were tooooo high. something to be done on this.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                Very good hotel. Enjoyed our stay. Beautiful views.

                The approach road was bad. Of course, hotel cannot be held responsible for it.

              • Older travelers
                2.4

                Excellent Hotel great view but really really awful location! The road to it is long bad and just a nightmare! I remember how depressed I was thinking that I have to pass that road every evening we have to go to our hotel. Road to it is a real disaster!

                They need to train their hotel staff please send them to some hotel intership outside sri lanka. they need to know two things: 1. when you take the order attend to it, coffee is coffee in few minutes not 5-10 or never. sometimes I had to repeat order even 3 times before i'd get what I ordered and 2nd thing is please do not ask guests if they are finished just feel it for god's sake I had to fight for my plate most of the time. it is not polite to clean up in front of guests just leave it there for a while... I guess they think it is nice way of doing things very efficient to take plates away in front of you but noe efficient to bring you what you ordered. very very unusual not know what to think about it and how to understand it!

              • Family with children
                3.8

                Nothing. I booked the hotel for 3 days but checked out after the first day. It was dirty

                The location was good

              • Family with children
                5.4

                Staff are friendly, fantastic view, fresh air

                Dirty room floor even after informing to clean it... The road up to the hotel is narrow and dangerous and long.

              • Older travelers
                7.4

                Great views great lobby very friendly staff...very well decorated hotel with plenty of greens and flowers...i had a very professional birthday surprise cake for my birthday which was really cute and tasty too :) my room was decorated with welcome note and happy birthday on the bed which was really professional and surprised me :)

                Far away from services nothing to do without a driver...the bed mattress wasn't comfortable, as I hated the idea of one restaurant serving all the meals if you want a nice dinner you have to stay with the whole guests having buffet it is too loud...sometimes you may wait much to have coffee and tea I think two guys are not enough they are doing their best :) the bathroom fan is toooooo loud not normal sound.

              • Family with children
                9.2

                The location on the hillside was spectacular. All of the rooms have beautiful views of Kandy. We were upgraded from two rooms to a family suite at no extra charge. The food was really fab, with great buffets for dinner and breakfast (we did not stay for lunch). The gym facility was a great surprise and the pool was a nice diversion for the children.

              • Couple
                8.2

                The location and views are great Great staff

                The blankets must be changed to covered duvets, wn I saw the blankets I felt I was staying in a hostel rather than 4stars hotel.

              • Single
                8.8

                Very nice and Quite recommended for relaxation

                Far away littil pit from city but not consider as problem

              • Older travelers
                5.4

                Beautiful location with amazing views of Kandy Hills

                We were woken up at 3 am with constant noise by staff dragging furniture, dropping things and shouting. Continued unabated until 7 am despite a plea. T is a popular resort for weddings and they rearrange the furniture at a time when residents should be left to rest. Our driver told us that many of the clients he drove complained of exactly same thing. Duty manager was pathetic and offered 15% discount on previous day drinks! Room is nice but bathroom really cramped, you have to manouvre your body to get to the toilet round the washbasin. You have to pay local currency with their own exchange rate so the cost is not sim,ilar to what the website suggests. Check their figures because they charged me vat on tax! Cheeky.

              • Family with children
                4.4

                the view ....

                Cleanliness of the rooms are not at the required level ....

              • Couple
                10.0

                I really appreciated this hotel for the beautiful and amazing service, Amaya Hills is four stars but it deserves five stars, I loved it and I want to visit it again.

                All is perfect.

              • Older travelers
                6.2

                Delightful setting overlooking the mountains

                Windy road that is crowded. Long way out of Kandy

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Amaya Hills Hotel - Kandy Kandy location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              P.O Box 16 Heerassagala, Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy, Sri Lanka, 20000

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Kandy
                3.5km
              Airports
              • Mawella Lagoon (DIW)
                53.2km
              • Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU)
                78.2km
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from 1200 hours
              • Check-Out:
                until  12 pm
              • Year renovated:
                2008
              • Number of rooms:
                100

              Hotel Awards

              Sri LankanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKandyAmaya Hills

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in Sri Lanka

              Use Badge