Amazingly clear skies for star gazing
Night time view of hotel and pool
Relax beside the pool
The lobby lounge
Kings Pavilion, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Wonderful boutique hotel just outside Kandy - perfect for exploring and relaxing in the Hill Country
Only available as part of a tailor-made holiday in Sri Lanka, designed by one of our travel specialists
Set on a hillside, overlooking the luscious Hunnasgiriya Mountains, Kings Pavilion Kandy offers ultimate relaxation within an idyllic tropical haven - yet it's just 15 minutes from the centre of Kandy. Around this delightful boutique hotel you can explore great stretches of scenery on gentle afternoon hikes or sit back and enjoy them from the spectacular infinity pool. You can also find inner harmony at the private spa.
Kings Pavilion is a boutique hotel with just 9 rooms and suites, designed to be spacious and modern while maintaining a contemporary Sri Lankan style. The hotel is decorated with local art work and handmade furniture, and each of the rooms are uniquely decorated. For honeymooners, opt for the King Suite for a more luxurious experience. The Queen Suite is perfect for families, with ample space for two double beds and a separate living space..
Activities & Experiences
Despite your location in the heart of nature, you’re just 15 minutes from the historic city of Kandy. Here, you can enjoy an incredible range of exciting activities. Check out local markets and eateries to experience Kandyan culture like a local. Discover the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, a nearby UNESCO World Heritage Site not to be missed. Budding naturalist will flock to see Peradeniya Botanical Gardens’ 4,000 plant species. Meanwhile, nearby Udawatta Kele Sanctuary houses abundant rainforest mammals and many endemic birds.
Facilities & Services
Kings Pavilion has its own spa, complete with a sauna and steam room. Also on offer are yoga classes, complimentary bicycles and painting facilities. There's an infinity pool overlooking the valley and the restaurant offers a la carte options for all meals, with a great range of both international and local dishes. .
Weather & Seasons
Year round destination and, as the Hill Country is so high up it rarely gets unbearably hot. December to April are probably the best time to visit, as temperatures rise to around 28C during the day but cool down at night. Expect heavy downpours during the monsoon season from October to December. June to September are the driest months here, when there’s almost no rain at all.
Fly to Colombo, followed by a 2 hour transfer to Kandy.
Also Worth Considering
Vil Uyana - close to Sigiriya in the Cultural Triangle, 2 hours north of Kandy
Ceylon Tea Trails - luxury lodges in the heart of the tea plantation mountains, 2 hours south of Kandy
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The Wallawwa - boutique gem just 15 minutes from Colombo airport
Time to Get in Touch?
Please call us on 0203 019 3722 or simply send us an email outlining your requirements.