Heritance Kandalama has one of Ampersand's Top 10 Swimming Pools.
This iconic hotel was designed by Sri Lanka's most famous architect, Geoffrey Bawa. The hotel, seemingly blending in with the jungle and set against the cliffs of a huge granite outcrop overlooks a huge, ancient man-made lake. From the roof gardens and the bedroom balconies, stunning views can be enjoyed for miles around, including out to Sigiriya Rock in the distance. The swimming pools are sensational, particularly the horizon pool overlooking the lake. Located in the centre of the Cultural Triangle, this hotel provides the perfect base from which to explore the ancient cities, palaces and temples of the surrounding area at a relaxed and leisurely pace.
Features in the following itineraries
- Mr & Mrs Manson, North India
- Mr Richard Stoughton, Sri Lanka
- Leslie Siben, India
- Jaime Benitez, South India
- Matthew Nicklin, North India
- Susan Ford, India
- Krista Weir, Sri Lanka
- Mr David Wallace, North India