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Kahanda Kanda, Galle

Kahanda Kanda is a 5-star hotel set in a working tea plantation near Galle, Sri Lanka. Eight stylish suites are situated throughout tranquil gardens and the hotel boasts an infinity pool overlooking Koggola Lake.

You will be able to wander round the lush green, cool gardens of this working tea plantation; discovering for yourself the art that goes into creating the perfect cuppa. You’ll be treated to some of the finest local speciality dishes. You’ll be able to luxuriate in a service that is perfectly balanced between being attentive and invisible. And you’ll be able to step outside your haven and easily access the fascinating local culture and historic sites - like a 15th century Portuguese fort - of Galle and its surroundings.

Kahanda Kanda, at a glance

  • A serene and shaded hotel on a working tea plantation
  • Under 20 km from Galle
  • Just ten, stylish suites scattered throughout tranquil gardens, with shady trees and lily ponds
  • Three rooms with their own private plunge pools
  • Suites typically include beautiful painted or carved, tented beds, plus wide verandas, en suite bathrooms and outdoor showers
  • Sensational garden or estate views
  • Fine dining experience includes Asian and International cuisine

For leisure and pleasure

  • Infinity edge pool overlooking Koggala Lake
  • Well equipped gym, doubling as cinema
  • Garden massage with excellent views
  • Large, airy pavilion for pure relaxation and socialising
  • Trips to Galle Fort and other sight-seeing destinations
  • Guided tours of the tea estate
  • Gardens with excellent bird watching and variety of flora
  • Customised cookery classes

  • I am notoriously difficult to please as my work colleagues and family will attest but I have to say that the organisation from your team was absolutely brilliant. From guides to drivers it was faultless.

    MO, Vietnam