• Kahanda Kanda

    Ethnic Luxury & Style.

  • Kahanda Kanda

    Kahanda Kanda one of southern Sri Lanka's most stylish boutique hotel.

  • Kahanda Kanda

    As important as the food itself, mealtimes are entirely at your discretion.

  • Kahanda Kanda

    We use only fruits, vegetables and herbs grown on the estate.

  • Kahanda Kanda

    Each suite is decorated in a different style, filled with an eclectic and individual melange of antiques.

Kahanda Kanda

Inviting guests to enjoy a holiday in seclusion within a tropical paradise, Kahanda Kanda is an exclusive boutique hotel in Galle. The hotel boasts of 9 spacious and luxurious suites which have been designed uniquely and promises privacy at all times. With a modern living pavilion and a dining pavilion guests can enjoy haute cuisine which consists of Sri Lankan and Thai flavours. All produce is locally sourced while special dietary requirements are taken care of. You can enjoy a good work out at the gym or enjoy a swim out in the open.

Location

Kahanda Kanda which is also known as KK among the locals is located in the village of Kahanda within the boundaries of a working tea estate which overlooks the beautiful Koggala Lake. Major industries in the village include rice farms and tea estates. Getting to the South of the island is convenient with many routes available. The main Colombo - Galle coastal road, the Southern Expressway and the Southern Railway Line are convenient routes while taxi and air taxi services are available to the South and Koggala from the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake.

Accomodation

Offering luxurious accommodation the Kahanda Kanda Villa consists of 9 luxurious suites that ensure maximum privacy at all times. The suites are aptly named as the Dubu Suite, the Peacock Suite, Tamarind Suite, Mango Suite, Hellaconia Suite, Araliya Suite, Nelum Suite, Garden Suite and the Tea Suite. Each suite is a standalone building except for the Garden and Tea suites while each unit is unique and adorned with different style decor and interiors. You can find antiques and contemporary furnishings that have been sourced locally and from around the world. Staying true to the responsible tourism policy, all suites are equipped with solar power heating for hot water while all waste is recycled.

Excursions

A number of activities and excursions can be enjoyed while holidaying in Kahanda Kanda. Guests can enjoy a tour to the Galle Fort which is a World Heritage Site. You can walk along the ramparts during sunset and be amazed by the view. Between the months of December to April, you can enjoy a boat trip off the coast of Mirissa and witness Blue Whales, Sperm Whales, Spinner Dolphins and Bottle Nosed Dolphins. Guests can also enjoy a relaxed boat ride on the Koggala Lake where you can visit a number of localities. You can also explore the area by bike and maybe enjoy a visit to the nearby tea estate. A number of water sports are also available in the vicinity.

Facilities

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At Kahanda Kanda, guests can taste a fusion of flavours with classical Sri Lankan curries and mouth watering Thai cuisine. The hotel uses only fruits, vegetables and herbs that are grown on the estate with the addition of fresh local produce. Mealtimes can be your choice while supper can be set up in the garden under the stars. Low calorie meals are available for guests who are health conscious while cookery classes are offered for guests who are interested in Sri Lankan and Thai cuisine. The Dining Pavilion is also open to non-residents upon reservation.

The team at Kahanda Kanda also helps you plan out weddings and events catering to your taste and requirements. From traditional Sri Lankan to contemporary weddings, the choice is yours. The Living pavilion is a wonderful venue to relax and spend the day while reading a book or enjoying the scenery. You can also enjoy soft music and a variety of cocktails in the evenings. The infinity edge swimming pool at Kahanda Kanda is 20 meters long and overlooks the Koggala Lake. The hotel also consists of a range of gym equipment where you can enjoy a proper workout and a home cinema with a range of DVD's and satellite channels. The spa which is nestled among tea plantations boasts of a resident masseur who will offer you a relaxing body massage with fine scented oils.

Rooms

Dubu Suite

Imported from Java, this is a unique antique Joglo House and consists of an ornately carved wooden ceiling, woven palm walls and louvered doors with an open feel. The suite consists of an infinity edge curved swimming pool for your exclusive use with views of the Koggala Lake. The Dubu suite is the furthest away from the main part of the hotel while you can walk or either get transport through the hotel. There are 2 outdoor bathrooms with showers and access is available via a short flight of steps. Facilities include luxurious Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, living room space, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, laundry and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Peacock Suite

Offering sensational views of the Koggala Lake and the surrounding tea estates, this expansive suite comprises of 2 bathrooms with outdoor showers and a courtyard garden where guests can enjoy their meals in privacy. Facilities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, living room space, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, laundry and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Tamarind Suite

Consisting of a king sized wrought iron four poster bed, this suite is adorned with blue and white antique porcelain and a large verandah that overlooks the surrounding tea estate making it the perfect location to admire nature. The bathroom consists of twin showers. Amenities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry, French doors opening onto the balcony and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Mango Suite

A bird watchers paradise, this suite also consists of a wide verandah which can be your vantage point. The bedroom area consists of a king sized four poster bed which has been manufactured using teak while the bathroom comprises of double showers and double hand basins. Amenities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry, French doors opening onto the balcony and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Hellaconia Suite

This suite is located a little further away from the main building of Kahanda Kanda, while you enter the suite through an old Jaffna Door set into a wall. With a luxuriant garden setting, this suite offers complete privacy for its guests along with a king size four poster bed and a bathroom with double outdoor showers. Facilities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Araliya Suite

The Araliya Suite also comprises of a wide verandah that overlooks the tea estates and with views of nature and wildlife. The suite consists of a bathroom with double showers, a king size teak four poster bed and various Asian antiquities. Amenities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry, French doors opening onto the balcony and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Nelum Suite

This suite is accessible via a flight of steps beside the living pavilion offering beautiful views of the Koggala Lake. The suite is adorned in cool green and white tones and also consists of a king size four poster wrought iron bed, double showers and a wide verandah along with 2 sun loungers in the private garden. Amenities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry, French doors opening onto the balcony and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Fridge,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Garden Suite

With a selection of antiques and oil paintings and a beautifully painted English 18th century style king size four poster bed, the suite comprises of high ceilings and a wide verandah. The verandah and garden can be shared with the Tea Suite while the bathroom has double basins and an outdoor shower. Amenities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Fan,
  • Air conditioning,
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Tea Suite

Sharing the garden and the verandah with the Garden Suite, the Tea Suite consists of 2 antique colonial style single size four poster beds which can be converted to a king size when required. The suite also has an outdoor shower in the bathroom and double hand basins. Facilities include Egyptian cotton bed linen, mini bar, complimentary wireless internet, TV/DVD, tea/coffee making facilities, iPod docking station, air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom, hair dryer, hot water shower, in-room safe, living room space, laundry and a library of books.

ROOM FACILITIES

  • Tea and coffee making facilities,
  • Wi-Fi Internet,
  • Mini Bar,
  • Hot Water,
  • Hair Dryer,
  • Air conditioning,
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Hibiscus Suite

Following exactly the same layout as the Nelum Suite, Hibiscus has the added benefit of its own private infinity-edged plunge pool, with exceptional views over the tea estate and Koggalla Lake. The bedroom has a wrought iron four poster bed, with a wide banquette under the window on the end wall, which can be made up into a second bed. The furnishings are another example of an eclectic mixture of contemporary pieces and antiques, the style for which KK has become well known. Three sets of full height french windows open on the south facing verandah and pool, making the room light and airy, and with ample indoor and outdoor seating spaces.

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