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Plymouth
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had an overnight stay here yesterday as part of a package with a trip from our original hotel. We were warned that the hotel may not be as good as the one of our main stay by the rep but were not disappointed! The staff were friendly & welcoming, standards of cleanliness excellent, rooms spacious & food from the buffet...

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Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were asked to check into a room that was used by smokers earlier and we could not even stay there for a minute. When requested to change the room, they sprayed it with air freshner but smell didn't subside. They could not do anything for us despite requests. Also there was no soap / shampoo holder in the bathroom....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thé location of thé hôtel is easily accessible. Thé staff is friendly. Thé food and flavors are excellent Being in thé prémises one can sée a wide range of thé town below. Thé hôtel has a colonial architectural pattern. I think it's a good place to spend a holiday

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Lahti, Finland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on the hill side, but accessible easily from the city if you choose a vehicle powerful enough. Our tuktuk didn't make the last climb. Colonial style building was stylishly restored and especially our room was beautiful and functional with superb views from the balcony. Best of all was the personnel, genuinely friendly people with positive attitude. As well the...

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed in hotel for one night whilst visiting Kandy. Hotel appears to be being refurbished . Rooms are spacious, and well furnished , but have. A few rough edges , which need finishing off. Also noticed no smoke detectors in room, nor any fire instructions in room, or any fire notices outside room. However had dinner in the hotel which...

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vancouver island
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This hotel is located up a hill not far from the lake. It is quiet, modern and has a nice pool. The rooms are spacious and had lots of room for belongings. The room had a small fridge and kettle. The shower toilet and sink are all in seperate areas. The shower was excellent with lots of hot water and...

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London
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We had 2 nights in Kandy before you headed over to Ella over the Christmas break and it was the absolutely perfect for our needs; clean, large comfortable rooms, great views, nice pool, great food and reasonably priced drinks. We were greeted after our long journey with refreshing face cloths & sweet tea and the reception staff couldn't go out...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 16 January 2017

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 14 January 2017

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 9 January 2017 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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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: €69 - €123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swiss Residence 4*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Swiss Residence Kandy
Hotel Style:
#11 Spa Hotel in Kandy
#12 Luxury Hotel in Kandy
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