Hotel Hilltop

200/21 Bahirawakanda, Kandy, Sri Lanka | 1 star hotel
Prices starting from $56.00

Travel Blogs from Kandy

Picking up the backpackers trail

A travel blog entry by lifeisawesome


... not needed, I like to explore on my own"
Guide - "I know England, I have been to Glastonbury"
Me - "Really, Glastonbury???? Who did you see there?"
Guide - "One Direction"

I start laughing, leaving the guide with a bemused look on his face. However the temple is well worth a visit. Definitely a Kandy highlight. Girls and Boys you have to have your shoulders and knees covered. You can rent a sarong for 200 rupees, but you cant be sure who wore it ...


A travel blog entry by schellenberg


After breakfast we get on the way..we stop at the delicious juice place to get filled up and head to a spice garden in the Matale area. Once we get there we get a little tour with explanation of the different uses of various spices in the Sri Lankan traditional medicine. It is pretty interesting and we are having fun but it is too much commercially oriented. The guide, a supposedly medical student, keeps repeating that there is no charge for anything bu donations are ...

Day 14 - Dambulla to Kandy (Sri Lanka)

A travel blog entry by thekemptons


... for the little man, we are greeted by our tour guide. He is studying to be a herbal doctor and is keen to practice his English. His language is amazing despite the ridiculous overuse of sir and madam. He takes us round the various plants and trees such as cardamom, pepper, vanilla, Cinnamon, cloves, turmeric, and aloe vera. He explains how the right parts are extracted and how they can be used in herbal medicine. At each place there is something to smell or ...

Kandy, Bandarawela, Sun Valley & Haputale

A travel blog entry by bobandjanekwist


... to catch the train to Bandarawela. Was just an amazing journey & would recommend going by train thought the interior. Passed jungle then forest & finally tea plantations, brilliant! Stayed over night at motel. Once again early start. Short train ride the off at the station to begin our ten kilometre walk up the mountain to Sun Valley.Was great full for the clouds that came up & were lucky Enough to arrive at ...

Knuckles - The Stuff of Legends

A travel blog entry by ceylontripper

... able to share it with the rest of the world.

The camp

On our way to the summit we passed a couple of flat areas big enough for our two tents. We decided to come back down from the summit and camp at the last water source we found. It was an open area with no wind coverage. This of course is a bit dangerous. On an area such as Knuckles, being exposed to the strong winds and the climate during night time is not the cleverest thing to ...

How has this hotel rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.


This 1 star hotel, located on 200/21 Bahirawakanda, Kandy, is near Fresco Paintings at Sigiriya Rock, Citadel of Sigiriya - Lion Rock, Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, and Galle Fort.
Map this hotel


    More great choices in Kandy

    Search for more deals in Kandy


    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Hilltop Kandy

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good