Traveling to Sri Lanka in the near future? Make sure to visit Kandy. Situated in central Sri Lanka, Kandy offers lots of fascinating things to do. Firstly, visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, one of the most beautiful temples in the country. The Buddhist temple is in the complex of the royal palace. There are rituals and live music in the background, so you can understand more about the culture and religion of the people. Be patient as there will be a long line to see the sacred tooth relic of the Buddha. Then, spend a lovely time by the Kandy Lake. Situated next to the temple, you will enjoy tranquillity and peace as you watch over the river and the temple. There are plenty of spots to sit back and relax. Finally, board the train that will take you to one of the most beautiful views in the country: the green tea plantations. You can either take the trip to Nuwara Eliya (4 hours) or Ella (7 hours). Ensure to stay awake along the way and wonder at the beauty of the surrounding. If you are looking to rent a house in Kandy, there are plenty of accommodation options that can satisfy you and your companions. Keep reading to find out more about the top Airbnbs in Kandy.
Looking for the best Airbnb in Kandy? Enjoy a romantic getaway for couples or a sweet escape for solo travellers by staying at this boutique villa. The villa features a spacious bedroom and a private bathroom for two people. Other facilities you can enjoy include a kitchen, wireless internet and a swimming pool. Enjoy a relaxed moment as you marvel at the beautiful tropical garden that surrounds you. The Kandy Lake can be reached within a short drive.
Boutique Villa with a PoolKANDY, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe pools are incredible and views stunningbreakfast was delicious room was comfortable with lovely balcony good a/cthe room has an amazing little balcony we could have sit in for hours( 1750 lkr for 2 curry with soft drink and desserts)we enjoyed delicious breakfast food on both daysthe villa is comfortable with a lovely balcony that is shaded by all sorts of plantsarea and apartments are very clean and well designedrooms were very much cleannice clean room good bed and even a poolswimming pool are clean & can be utilized at night alsothe gardens are so beautiful and the room is spotlessly clean
Host:host was very helpful with any questionslovely home and great hosts that made our 3 days in kandy feel extra specialvery kindly host with good tips arround kandyhosts were very kind to accommodate our change of itinerary at quite a late hourhis dad madhu is a s super lovely man who is really helpful and accommodatingRead more reviewsquick walk to the lake wonderful locationamazing value in a beautiful locationwalking distance to the centre of kandy but feels like you are in a remote areai recommended the location for some friends and they loved it toowhat a lovely place to come to after the hustle and bustle of a busy day
Have the most pleasant stay at this modern bungalow that promises both warmth and comfort. Situated on the banks of the Mahaweli Ganga, this bungalow features a spacious bedroom with a super comfortable bed for a good night sleep and a private bathroom along with facilities such as wireless internet, an equipped kitchen and a private balcony. Enjoy a cup of coffee or tea in the morning in the balcony with the view of the river.
Riverview - Kandy @ (3km city)Kandy, Central Province, Sri LankaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsnice river view from the roomour room was just as described and with fabulous views of the riverperfect room with a wonderful view on the riverthe view from the balcony is stunning and the breakfast provided was plentiful and lovelybreakfast was incredible lovely with a nice view to the riversuper clean and spaciousthe bathroom also is very clean and spaciousthe room was very clean and spaciousthe place is clean bright & welcomingso clean and comfortable - better than any hotel because of their special personal touches
Host:irean was the most wonderful hostfriendly hosts tooirean was a wonderful host who took good care of usthe host is very nice and helpfulvery kind and hospitable hostsRead more reviewsthe place & location is very beautifullocation is really good & peaceful10minutes from the city centre so it’s a nice and calm neighbourhoodgreat place for family and a peaceful break from busy lifethe house is slightly away from the city but easy to get to by bus or tuk tuk
Providing one bedroom with four comfortable beds, this accommodation is ideal for families of four. As a guest, you can also enjoy a bathroom, wireless internet and essentials. Major attractions are all within a quick drive, such as the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and the Kandy Lake. You will also be able to enjoy the spectacular view of the Hantana Mountain from this house.
Amma's Dream (Mom's Dream)
Top guest reviewsthe wifi signal was also very strongthere’s hot water and the fan works rather welli enjoyed the view on kandy city and had an amazing breakfastview on the home is nice and rooms are enough cool without a/ccomfortable stay simple standard and an absolutely lovely hostthe room was clean and spaciousroom was clean and comfortablethe room was clean and comfortablethe room was very clean and comfortablesimple yet spotlessly clean accommodation in a residential area of kandy
Host:thank you for your hostshe is a good hostshe was such a kind hostthe hosts are lovelythe host is super niceRead more reviewsthe location is very nicegreat location very informative from the beginningthe location is calm nearby the city and easy to walk from to everythingtheresa’s place is in a great location; out of the busy centre but only 10-15 min walk to townclose enough to walk into town but far enough for peace and quiet
Bring your loved ones with you when traveling to Kandy and book this family-friendly accommodation in Kandy that can accommodate five people. As a guest, feel free to access the entire villa and use facilities that include two bedrooms, two bathrooms and wireless internet. Everything is within walking distance and some attractions to visit when staying here include the National Museum and the Mahaweli Ganga.
Villa Nine KandySuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe view from the balcony where we ate breakfast was fantasticand wifi which my daughter needs was goodincluded breakfast was good you can enjoy it at the balcony with a nice viewthe room was just as pictured with good air conthe breakfast made at a time of our choosing on the balcony was excellent tooclean room and good breakfastthe room is clean and comfortablebasic facilities but clean and tidyaccomodation is very cleanthe place was well kept and clean
Host:navinda was an amazing hostnavinda was a superb hostgreat host and brilliant hospitalitynavinda is a very helpful hostthe host is very niceRead more reviewsthe location is tucked away from the city which is a nice respite from the hustle and bustlethe location is safe and you can tell it is located in a very good neighbourhoodnavindass is a good place to see kandy close to townthe location is great as well just a twenty minute walk to the market areaa lovely breakfast and a really peaceful neighbourhood that's still close to town
Enjoy total privacy as you stay in a spacious and private bedroom that also has its own private bathroom. Experience great service and genuine hospitality of the locals as you stay at this accommodation that boasts modern and antique architecture as well as furnishings. Wireless internet and essentials are also provided. Getting to major attractions such as the Kandy Lake and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic will be easy and convenient.
The Deck - Room 2 (B/B)Kandy, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewswe didn’t feel we needed air con the fan provided was more than enoughthis is an amazing place with a scenic view from the deck and the roomsgreat view from room windowgreat room good shower pressure good view nice breakfastfan in room to help cool things abitvery clean and smartvery nice clean and stylish housevery clean and excellent breakfastit is very clean with towels providedit was very clean
Host:the owner is very nicethe owner is very friendly and helpfulall credit to the amazing host : dilrukshi :-)dilrukshi’s home is delightful & she is an amazing hostshe was a wonderful host and cooked a delicious breakfastRead more reviewsdilrukshi has an amazing space tucked away in a quiet area close to kandy citya perfect location for exploring kandythe place of dilrukshi was very comfortable near the center of kandywe loved our stay at dilrukshi’s placewe loved our stay at dilrukshi’s place
Spend quality time with your loved ones in Kandy by staying in this modern villa that can accommodate six people. This huge villa features three bedrooms and three bathrooms as well as facilities such as wireless internet and an equipped kitchen. Staying here means having the best views the city can offer. You will be surrounded by the Knuckles and Hunnasgiriya mountain range and you can also enjoy the view of the Mahaweli Ganga.
Kandy Holiday ResidenceKandy, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewscomfortable space with great viewsgreat place to stay with friends spacious accommodation great amenities and wonderful breakfast with lots of fruitsevery morning we enjoyed the tasty breakfast and the great viewstunning views in the morning with delicious breakfastlovely place spacious three terraces kitchen lovely breakfast great views lovely loungerooms were clean and tidythe place was perfectly clean and the bed was comfortableunfortunately we found the bathroom could have done with a good clean however bedrooms were very comfortable and cleanrooms are clean and comfy and have all the essentialsthe room was large clean and comfortable
Host:staff happy to helpthe host is very helpful and politethe staff was very welcoming and friendlyhost is very helpful and friendlythey are kind people just not completely upfront about the listingRead more reviewslocation was also fair recommendedtry the history restaurant close by good and a good price toowonderful place close to the jungle but still in walkable distance to kandy/lakenice place situated on a hill overlooking kandyit's a beautiful location and upul is very kind and helpful
Situated in a quiet residential area, this comfortable apartment offers facilities such as a bedroom for two, a bathroom, a kitchen and wireless internet. From this apartment, you can enjoy the beautiful view of the surrounding as well as the view of the Hantana Mountain. When in the area, be sure to visit nearby attractions such as the National Museum and the Udawatta Kele Sanctuary.
Great view, Bernard's House - Apartment 2Superhost
Top guest reviewsthe views from the balcony were stunning and breakfast here made a great start to every daynice place with a great breakfast table viewwe enjoyed the views of the place having breakfastthis place has an amazing view it even has a balcony for breakfast/teawe had breakfast at the balcony and to food was so tasty and deliciousour room was so private and cleanthe apartment was large and very cleanexcellent breakfast and room is cleanthe room was clean and well kept with a little kitchen fridge warm showers and good wifi
Host:the service staff welcomed usthe hosts are beyond lovelybernard and his staff were wonderfulbernard and his family and all their staff are wonderful thoughtful hostsbernard and his wife were amazing hostsRead more reviewsthe location is very central with excellent viewsthe location is also very good only twenty to thirty minutes walk into the center of townvery good location; it’s convenient to access and the home has spectacular viewsthere's also a nice bakery right across the streetbreakfast quality is superb and the location just demands to be seen with the naked eye
Make yourself at home as you stay in this charming room that will make your staycation in Kandy an unforgettable one. You will stay in a modern and spacious bedroom and enjoy a private bathroom for complete privacy. Wake up to the spectacular view of sunrise glory every morning. Let the views of the Knuckles and Hunnasgiriya mountain range take your breath away. You can relax in the hammock on the balcony after a day exploring the city.
Hillside Stay Kandy - Mountain view roomKandy, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe mountain view room was fabulous the view and the interiorsthe balcony outside of your room was perfect and a special extra touchthe bedroom was lovely huge king bed with private patio and hammock overlooking green hillscomfy bed great decor and a lovely view of the mountains from the balcony hammockthe hill view room is slightly nicer and with a bigger balcony but both rooms are goodnice and very clean placebeautiful clean and stylish homethe rooms where clean and nicely decoratedthe room was really clean and relaxingeverything was super clean and as expected
Host:lovely and nice hostslakshmi and chandra were excellent hostslakshmi and chandra were excellent hostswonderful hosts and we enjoyed our stayvery caring and thoughtful host familyRead more reviewslocation of house is in good distance from city centre - about 10 minutes by buseasy bus links into the citylocation is peaceful and quietconvenient location with a supermarket/kfc close by and an easy tuk tuk ride into townhesh’s place provides the ideal environment to to relax and chill
This luxurious three-bedroom rental can comfortably accommodate up to six guests. Situated near the city center, you can access several shops and restaurants with ease. The property has a beautiful garden with comfortable seating, allowing guests to relax. Other amenities include air conditioning, WiFi, and a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare gourmet meals during your stay.
Kandyan Fo Rest
Top guest reviewsthe a/c is good and quite effectivebig beds with comfortable mattress in all roomsthe apartment was very well set up with and close to all the amenitieswe found our stay there to be very comfortablewe found the bathrooms splashed all over (hurried cleaning maybe) but clean nonethessit was big and cleanthis place is amazing cleaned and has met my expectationsand it is very cleanit is a very spacious clean and comfortable space
Host:the host was very hospitable and provided clear directions for us to reachfazil and his wife are lovely hostshost is very nice and hospitalfazil is very much responsive and attentivefazil was a great host the apartment was perfect for usRead more reviewslocation is just perfect - very close to the townfantastic place which is located slightly outside the heart of kandy but is as good as in the picturesgood location and very good and clean placefasil was helpful and his place kept the expectationgreat place to stay in
Have you ever slept in a capsule? Experience how awesome it is to sleep in a capsule for the entire night. Bring your friends or family along and you get to enjoy this unique experience together. There are a total of five capsules for five people. Inside the capsule, you will find a comfortable bed along with a reading light and a cooling fan. Other facilities outside the capsule that you can enjoy include a bathroom and wireless internet.
Clock Inn Kandy Capsules SleepersKandy, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsa great view over the city and a comfortable place to rest at nightyou have to keep the fan on otherwise it could be hot insidethere is a fan light and electric plug in each and they are clean and surprisingly spaciousnice lounge area in the first floor and good breakfast includedwe didn't have the breakfast but it did look really niceclean sheets and confortable bed &pillowthe bathroom was cleana night in the capsules is a great experience the communication is good and everthing is cleanthe bathroom in the hostel was clean and i loved the chill out areasthe entire area is very clean
Host:staff were knowledgeable and helpfulthe staff was always very helpful and kindthe staff were polite and helpfulthe people were friendly and helpfullyhassan and his staff were helpful and accommodatingRead more reviewsbreakfast was lovely and it was central in kandya fun experience and a great locationall major restaurants places of interest are just 10-12 mins walk awayit was within easy walking distance of the centre of kandyit's a nice place in the town centre convenient to get to the train station supermarket and restaurants
This air-conditioned villa is ideal for a family getaway, with four spacious bedrooms that can sleep up to eleven guests. The bright living room has a cozy sofa. There is a full kitchen with a fridge, dishwasher, and other cooking basics, so you can easily prepare delicious meals for your loved ones. An outdoor barbecue grill is available as well if you want to enjoy an intimate barbecue dinner.
Villa MontfortKandy, Central Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsbeautiful place with stunning views their breakfast best the persons in charge took good care of usthe breakfast was one of the best highlightsthey cleaned it up really well each day
Host:they are incredibly kind and thoughtful people who are also very hard workersfriendly caretakers who made excellent local foodthey were so happy about amazing hospitality by the caretakers and the place was sparkling cleanthanks to them for everything and thanks to the owner of vasika 10/10 it was greatthe best part of our stay was getting to know sheila and rane the caretakersRead more reviewsthe location is absolutely amazingvalue for money is good and the location is wonderfuli booked this place for my family and they were delighted to stay at this beautiful villai will definitely recommend and book this place again for family vacation next time in sri lankajust a can relax in the place without going out too
Indulge in luxury as you stay at this apartment that is equipped with all modern amenities possible to make you feel at home. Enjoy the entire apartment for yourself and use all the facilities such as three bedrooms and three large bathrooms along with a modern kitchen and high-speed wireless internet among others. Moreover, the apartment is situated close to some major attractions. It will take you only two minutes to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and the city centre.
Luxury 3BR Suite - Spectacular City & Lake ViewsKandy, CP, Sri LankaSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery accurate description stunning views and comfy bedsthis is a really spacious apartment with stunning views over the lakeall rooms have air conditioning thoughtfully stocked with extra pillows blankets and pillow cases as well as towelsalso the view of apartment is good light is goodapartment is large with 3 bathrooms and extremely comfort sleeping and living areassuper clean 3just ask to clean the apartment a bit betterreally spacious and cleanthe property is modern extremely clean and hygienicspotlessly clean and had all amenities
Host:helpful hostthe host was always responsive and quick to reply if we had questionsnunu was a great host that was able to give us advice on local hotspotsgreat place great host highly recommendthe host showed me around the apartment he is very niceRead more reviewsbest location 2an excellent location very close to town centrea large apartment in a great location overlooking kandyruchira gave us free ride to the stationgreat location close to everything and makes it easy to explore vibrant kandy
Enjoy a beautiful time in Kandy
You will not regret visiting Kandy. The views and the attractions are all worth it. So, do not skip this city if you want to have a beautiful time in Sri Lanka. If you are traveling with your partner, the city also offers plenty of romantic places you can visit. Whether you are looking for modern hotels or comfortable houses for rent in Kandy, this city will not disappoint.
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