Hill Top Hotel - Kandy  2 stars

200/21 Bahirawakanda, Peradeniya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka  show mapSave
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  • Location
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 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in public areas


Paid parking


24-hour reception


Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Billiards/Pool tables

Table tennis

 Spa and relaxation

Steam room


Steam bath



Continental breakfast


The quiet 2-star Hill Top offers classic guestrooms.

Steps away from Temple of the Gadaladenia, Peradeniya Botanical Gardens and New Ranweli Spice Garden the hotel is located in the center of Kandy. The property is 700 meters away from Bahirawakanda Vihara Buddha Statue, Maha Vishnu Devalaya and Natha Devale.

Quick access to restaurants, a stadium and bars is provided.

The hotel is quietly located within easy reach of Mawella Lagoon airport.


The hotel offers 70 rooms featuring a writing desk, a minibar, satellite TV, a laptop-size safe and individual climate control as well as open bathrooms with a hairdryer, a rain shower and a bathtub. There are rooms with panoramic views of the hillside.


The dining options include a deluxe buffet breakfast served daily. At the gastronomic restaurant guests can enjoy Asian cuisine.


A meeting room, a business center and a conference room and such hotel facilities as a safe deposit box, a luggage storage and a lift are available on-site.


Guests can find an indoor swimming pool, a tennis court and an outdoor swimming pool and make use of a steam room, a hot tub and shiatsu massage on the premises. Hill Top offers sports activities including golf, tennis and badminton.


Wireless internet is available in public areas at USD 2.50 per hour.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   71.

City Center Kandy - 4000 ft
Airports Mawella Lagoon (DIW) - 33.9 mi, Sigiriya Slaf Base (GIU) - 46.4 mi
Restaurants Royal Mall (cuisine: International) - 1200 ft, Kamuko Restaurant (cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Indonesian) - 1200 ft
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  • Paid Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Souvenir shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Table tennis
  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Free valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Welcome drink
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club
Leisure facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Live entertainment
  • Billiards/Pool tables
  • Steam room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Garden area
  • Television in lobby
Room facilities
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Balcony
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • Fan/Extractor
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request
Kitchen facilities
  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock



from  12 pm


until  2 pm

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of 35 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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Bed type: Double Bed
Size: 195 sq. feet


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    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 195 sq. feet
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      Hill Top LocationWhat's nearby

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      • Airports
      • Underground stations
      • Train stations
      • Parks
      • Tourist attractions
      • Museums
      • Convention centers
      • Stadiums
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      What's nearby

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        3700 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Peradeniya Botanical Gardens
        5200 ft
        Kandy, Sri Lanka, Kandy
      • National Museum Kandy
        5100 ft
        National Museum, Kandy, Central Province, Kandy
      • Tea Museum
        1.5 mi
        Hantana, Kandy
      • New Ranweli Spice Garden
        2.0 mi
        Gannoruwa Kandy, Kandy
      • Lankatilaka Temple
        7.2 mi
        Gadaldeniya Rd, Kandy

      Near the hotel

      • Kandy Lake
        3600 ft
        Centre of Kandy City, Kandy
      • Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa)
        4900 ft
        Palace Square, Kandy
      • Natha Devale
        4600 ft
        Temple Square 20000, Kandy
      • Temple of the Gadaladenia
        4800 ft
      • Maha Vishnu Devalaya
        4800 ft
        Temple Square, Kandy

      Restaurants Nearby

      • Royal Mall

        70% likes this, based on 36 reviews
        Cuisine: International

        1200 ft
        william gopallawa Mawatha
      • Kamuko Restaurant

        76% likes this, based on 19 reviews
        Cuisine: Thai, Chinese, Indonesian, Singaporean, Hong Kong

        1200 ft
        465A William Gopallawa Mawatha

        Phone: +(94)812200777

      • KFC Kandy

        Cuisine: American

        1400 ft
        Dalda Veediya Kandy
      • Devon Restaurant

        66% likes this, based on 227 reviews

        2600 ft
        Dalada Vidiya
      • Kandy Muslim Hotel

        76% likes this, based on 145 reviews
        Cuisine: Bakery, Asian, Middle Eastern

        2600 ft
        Dalada Vidiya

      Hill Top Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hill Top

      Individual guest reviews

      • Older travelers

        The dinning and views over Kandy and the three metre deep swimming pool

        • Average rating
      • Single

        It as my nephew who stayed at the hotel. His comments were OK.He was fully satisfied with the facilities and the setrvices

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        Good food and pool with friendly staff.

        The location was difficult to find from thr raod and again instructions on how to find the hotel by car were poor.

        • Average rating
      • Single

        1. I liked the room itself because it was clean. 2. The breakfast was good.

        1. the internet was not working at all! We bought 3 different internet cards and the system was down the whole 3 days we were there...we had to walk a long way or take a tuk tuk to the nearest internet cafe to surf the net. When we checked out they tried to still charge me for internet but I refused to pay for it because it didn't work! 2. we stayed in room underneath the dance floor/restaurant. They had a wedding that went until 11:30pm which we didn't mind but after wards the staff moved the whole restaurant around and it was soooo loud! I had to go up there in my pj's and ask them to stop, they didn't then my husband went and they didn't. then i called two time after that and they still didn't. we couldn't sleep until 1am. It was very rude o them to do that to their guests. 3. At the checkout they charged my credit card for the amount but we waited 45 minutes for them to try to fix their credit card machine because it wasn't working at almost an hour at the checkout, i told them we had to go so finally he brought out another machine and charged my card again and told me he would email me the voided receipt for the previous bill charged on the broken machine.4. I would not recommend this hotel to anyone. 5. It is pretty on the outside but looks can be deceiving they sure fooled us.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Nice view of Kandy city from the hotel!

        Hotel towels needs to be bleached as they have stains! Food quality is really bad ( over cooked).

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Decent views of the valley below; good selection of curries offered in breakfast buffet

        Commercial WiFi hotspot in the lobby area the reception had no vouchers allowing the use of it, neither on the first nor on the following days; room needs painting and deep cleaning; tiny bathroom with door swinging inwards - and dirty too; towels and bed linens were grey-white and ragged; buffet dinner only, with limited choice of foods; noisy evening functions for package holidays groups held in the restaurant area; not a hill-top hotel, despite the name

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Peaceful location

        hotel for large groups - no character.

        • Average rating
      • Group of friends

        The view is beautiful. Rooms are big. Nice pool.

        The bathroom windows are open to the hallway. You hear everything, including at night and early morning...

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        1-the rate during online booking was less than what I paid,that was unfair.2-I sent inquiry(Online) to the hotel guest relation In charge about the facility of Transportation from Airport to the Hotel(5 days before arrived),But I didn`t receive any reply.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        service not good, rooms were old and tacky , food not great at all.

        • Average rating
      • Family with children

        the management was not looking through the customers comfort and towel size is like a napkin. they gave us the room next to a programme which was being held and didnt inform us abt it. it was worst experience.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Extremely Clean and huge rooms. Staff was very friendly and welcoming. Unlike more websites state , it was a luxery hotel...great food,location, people and hotel! Had a great time there, definitely value for money.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        Wonderful views over Kandy. Good breakfast buffet menu and service. Most staff were helpful. Comfortable room.

        Room boys did not explain how to use A/C system, the controls were very difficult to find. Late night music from a private function. Two lights in room were not working and room service menu was not in folder. Housekeeping staff need to ensure rooms are up to standard.

        • Average rating
      • Older travelers

        The staff were friendly and the food was actually very good at the buffet. Lovely pool and very good location.

        • Average rating
      • Couple

        Loved the location, staff was friendly, breakfast buffet was okay. Take the tuktuk to the hotel from the railway station for +- 250 rupees, when you want to visit the city just walk down the hill and there will be tuktuks waiting.

        Bathroom could use a little touch up, we didn't understand why they felt the need for a huge flatscreen tv, but decided to skimp on the bathroom...

        • Average rating
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