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4.0 out of 5

"old pool, old showers, no lobby, expectations of colonial luxury hotel definitely not fulfilled. ok as a comfortable place to spend time. good foo ... " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 01 Mar 2018

Hotel Description

3.5-star hotel near Kandy Lake

In historical district

You'll find Kandy Lake and Temple of the Tooth within 3 miles (5 km) of this Kandy hotel. Also, Udawatta Kele Sanctuary is within half a mile (1 km) and Royal Palace of Kandy is within 2 miles (3 km).

Free perks

This hotel features 3 bars/lounges and an outdoor pool. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy a meal from the restaurant and perks like free continental breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, LED TVs

The 7 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Other amenities include free minibar items, Egyptian cotton sheets, and LED TVs with satellite channels.

Deluxe Room (Lemongrass)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$291* Per night/room Feb 6 - Feb 7

Deluxe Room (Saffron)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Sir David Lean Bungalow

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Deluxe Room (Pepper)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

The Citronella Colonial Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

The Cottage Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

The Elephant Stables ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Elephant Stables

Everyone (1)
4 out of 5

nice hotel but far overpriced!

Pros: friendly staff, good view, great food, nice interior decorations
old pool, old showers, no lobby, expectations of colonial luxury hotel definitely not fulfilled. ok as a comfortable place to spend time. good food. great view...

Posted by , from Washington DC on Mar 1, 2018

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About the The Elephant Stables

Location 46, Nittawela Road, Kandy, 200000

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can unwind with a drink at one of the 3 bars/lounges. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. An outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the business-friendly The Elephant Stables. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3.5-star Kandy hotel.

  • 7 guestrooms or units
  • 3 bars or lounges
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Game room or arcade
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Train station: Kandy Railway Station (4.1 km / 2.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Elephant Stables offers 7 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters. 55-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Stocked minibar (free)
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Down blanket
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Onsite venue - This restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8 AM - 10 PM.
Guests arriving after 10 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport transportation is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Elephant Stables

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a crib (infant bed). Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • One child stays free
  • No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Day (25 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 194.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 249.76
  • New Year's Day (1 January) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 259.00

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 120.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • One child 6 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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