As its name suggests, the Hotel Hilltop sits atop its throne—a mountaintop overlooking the Kandy Lake on the Peradeniya Road, observing rich flora and a lovely ambiance. Have your delicious meals viewing the alluring surroundings, or enjoy your favourite drinks in their lounge bar. The ‘Hantana Lounge’ is available for bookings. With their outdoor pool and indoor sports facilities, you are sure to be occupied while staying at Hotel Hilltop. The hotel also offers an Ayurveda centre and an on call doctor, all with their guest’s health, wellbeing and relaxation in mind. If you are in an outdoor-sy mood, do not hesitate to talk to the ever helpful staff, who would be delighted to arrange excursions and tours to witness many of Kandy’s historical sites and landmarks.
Planning your visit to the beautiful hill capital of Sri Lanka? Then check out our list of Kandy’s most preferred hotels. These are ideal places to just sit back, relax and enjoy the scenic vistas of the hills. If you are visiting Kandy during the Esala Perahera season, then we recommend the colonial Queen’s Hotel—located in the heart of the city—for a first-class view of the grand procession. Visit The Kandy House or Theva Residency, which are situated, secluded in the soothing environs for a quiet and peaceful getaway. Not only do they maintain great standards of service but these are also known to provide some of the best dishes in town.