Swiss Residence

No. 23, Bahirawakanda, Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka | 3 star hotel
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Green Planet:- Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by alizah.aziz.1 on Sep 10, 2013

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On 2nd June 2013 we landed at Bandarniake International airport. We reached our hotel by airport taxi. We stayed at Colombo for 3 nights. We visited Independence square, National Museum, National Art Gallery, Buddhist temple and saw parliment building we also visited beach. The next day we went for shopping at Odel, House of Fashion and Majestic …

From toes to teeth

A travel blog entry by timandtk


... darting amongst the jeeps. in addition to elephants there were buffalo, mongoose (mongeese?), monkeys, eagles and even hummingbirds (they look like wasps as far as I can tell).

The next day we got the bus to Kandy. The bus was an interesting experience. It certainly wasnt designed for tall people. I am certainly not tall but still had trouble wedging my legs behind the seat in front. Whilst we were wedged in like chickens, the bus ride wasnt actually too bad at ...

10 days in Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by sjpkiwi


1st April As soon as we got on the plane from Cochin, India to Colombo, Sri Lanka we were smiled at. The Sri Lankas on the plane and at the airport were friendly, helpful and polite. Sri Lanka is suppose to be my baby, I'm doing all the planning and giving birth to our trip. On the Internet it said shuttle from airport to bus stop to Kandy. This wasn't the case.. So we walked outside and a guy with elephantitus hands started talking to us, he offered us an AC taxi from the ...


A travel blog entry by needswashing


... sight was closed a few hours earlier, so I would have to come back the next do to see the giant stuffed Elephant, Raja. Raja was Sri Lanka's favorite elephant for over 50 years, and a national day of mourning was called when he died. He's pretty impressive in death still, and features on the 1000 rs note.

After this we got taken back to the KDH Hospital instead of the KDH Hostel by our tuck tuck driver, weirdly they are in a similar location...

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This 3 star hotel, located on No. 23, Bahirawakanda, Kandy, Kandy, is near Fresco Paintings at Sigiriya Rock, Citadel of Sigiriya - Lion Rock, Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, and Galle Fort.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSwiss Residence Kandy

    Reviewed by simonandamanda

    A good reasonably priced hotel

    Reviewed Sep 26, 2012
    by (10 reviews) , Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong

    An old style hotel with good sized, comfortable, air conditioned rooms. The food is good and the staff are very helpful and do their best to please. Wi Fi is available at extra charge. It works but the speed is fairly slow.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Swiss Residence Kandy

    3.00 of 5 stars Good