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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed only one night in triple room very large rooms . The hotel was recently re-furbished and fully furnished with woods. good food and helpful staff members. Elevator is hidden and you will not find it straight way. and it's small too. other-than , it was a very good hotel.

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Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are really unsatisfied with the room at Swiss R., because it Was not finished for Guests. We Said it to the reception, where the man promised to fix SOME crockets for hanging clothes. Nothing happened. Late in the evening We found out that there was no light in the Place, where the sink was. Only two holes in the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel has luxurious big rooms specially designed for couples. Every part of room is vell ordered designed and seems expensive. Staff is great and always there to help. Food is also great and by dinner there is live band unplugged.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an old hotel which is recently renovated. The rooms are extremely neat and well maintained. The breakfast buffet was excellent. Recommended to anyone looking for a good place to rest and grab a quick bite .

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is a old one. The hotel staff were friendly. The TV had only ten channels in that only 6 channels were working. Fan was not working in our room . I guess Renovation work is going on. The balcony had unfinished roof, floor. We had Christmas feast on December 24. It had lot of dishes but no Indian...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Hola! This was my hotel during my stay in Kandy and I have to say that the place is awesome. I'm not just talking about a good hotel to stay in but the feeling to be there. It's like we are back in time, to the era in which the country was a colony. The restaurant gave me that feeling,...

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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Tasty food, Helpful staff, Excellent maintenance. New luxury room available. highly recommended for family trip. Grate views, Spa available. Reasonable money and I would recommend anyone to stay here. less

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Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my stay here. The food was excellent... the staff and the Manager were kind and helped out whenever needed. The room I stayed was nice and cozy. The toilet was in good state and clean too. Reasonable money and I would recommend anyone to stay here.

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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is neither 3 star nor 4 star though the travel agent says it is 4 star. Old building undergoing construction with old and new rooms, irresponsible and rude managers. Shower areas do not have soap / shampoo holder or place...hand towels were not provided...glass door to shower broken when tried to open. When questioned about the service, they...

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

So the room that I stayed in the balcony had liquor bottles and construction stuff left . The restaurant waiter and bellmen ,manager in the restaurant where all great . If it weren't for them my stay would have been a nightmare. There was a lot of noise from a party .there was also some scary screaming late at night...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of the World Heritage City - Kandy, The Swiss Residence is more a home than a hotel. Known for our warm and personalized service, you will be greeted and made to feel right at home, from the moment you set foot here. Placed amongst the luscious rain forests in the hills of this calm & peaceful city, The Swiss Residence, though placed in the heart of the city, is the perfect spot for those looking for a place to simply relax and enjoy solitude, forgetting the burdens of urban life even for a moment. Created with a rich mixture of Kandyan and Swiss architecture, The Swiss Residence consists of 40 cozy, well furnished rooms, with spectacular views of the surrounding mist covered hills in one direction, as well as the sun touched busy streets of the city seen below in the other direction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swiss Residence

Address: No. 23, Bahirawakanda, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: €68 - €123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swiss Residence 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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Swiss Residence Kandy
Hotel Style:
#13 Luxury Hotel in Kandy
#13 Spa Hotel in Kandy
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“Book in advance, it seems to be full most of the times”
 of 5 bubbles 58adrianag, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles perfectbusinesss, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have amazing views.”
 of 5 bubbles Shabd, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms may be quieter and will have a view of hills and pool”
 of 5 bubbles 56jeremyw, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles CyrilGubbi, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
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