The Hermitage

  • Kandy
  • 6 pers. max.
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Spiritual retreat near Kandy, Sri Lanka
  • Right on the edge of Victoria Reservoir with mountain views
  • Open concept and indoor living areas
  • Infinity swimming pool with deck
  • Antique furniture and rustic interiors
  • Luxurious living at its finest
  • Set amid 6 acres of forest land

Take a look inside The Hermitage

Seeped in history and built in the quintessential Kandyan fashion, The Hermitage, is a three-bedroom serene retreat on the edge of the famous Victoria Reservoir near Kandy, Sri Lanka. As the name suggests, the hotel is a luxury getaway for those who wish to rediscover themselves amid surroundings that are as natural as they get.

Views across mountains shrouded in delicate mist, waking up to the sound of chirping birds and animals, and indulging in a lakeside massage with naturally-made oils is the epitome of a perfect tropical getaway. Ideal for couples and a group of friends, this restful and laid-back abode is utmost luxury and comfort pre-designed to offer guests a wonderful time.


Around the villa

1.3 km
D&S Super Discount Shop
4.5 km
Cargills Food City Balagolla
4.6 km
Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport
112.8 km
130.0 km

The villa is conveniently located mere 11 kilometres from the city of Kandy in Sri Lanka which is home to the famous Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. You can even make your way to the Kandy Lake from pleasing views.


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9.8/10 (Average rating based on 2 reviews)

After reading mixed revies online, we were a bit hesitant to go ahead with this property but went with our intuitions anyway. The property is a 30 minutes drive from Kandy town and does not have any boards of signs of its existence. An unmarked detour leads to this lush property. The property is constructed beautifully in the most eco-friendly way to ensure the trees and nature remains. This airy property faces lake Victoria and has only 3 rooms which are tastefully furnished, has a lovely bathrooms with tub views of the pool and lake and an open shower that can turn interesting when it rains. They have two amazing staff ever ready to cater to your needs at any time of the day or night. We were so in love with the property that leaving it to go sightseeing was tough. It was home away from home for us. Our special thanks to Supuri & Pushpa for ensuring that we have the most amazing stay. Stay here to enjoy nature, forest sounds, amazing views and some ROMANCE.

coupleoftravels (United Arab Emirates) enjoyed a romantic stay at The Hermitage from 18/12/2019 to 21/12/2019 (Translated from English)

Services & features

Something missing in this villa? Don't worry, our Concierge can arrange it for you. Just let us know :)
  • Services:

    • 24H Security
    • Gardener
    • Housekeeping service
    • Laundry (extra cost)
    • Massage (extra cost)
    • Pool maintenance
    • Welcome drinks
  • Facilities:

    • Additional guest (extra cost) (contact us)
    • Back-up generator
    • BBQ equipment (extra cost)
    • Fire extinguisher
    • Hairdryer
    • Household supplies
    • Mosquito nets
    • Pool towels (contact us)
    • Safety box
    • Swimming pool
    • Terrace
    • Toiletries
    • Wardrobe space
    • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Transport:

    • Airport transfer (extra cost) (contact us)
    • Car available (extra cost)
    • Driver (extra cost)
  • Kids:

    • Baby cot
    • Baby high chair
  • Entertainment:

    • CD music player
    • DVD movies
    • International channels
    • Stereo
    • TV
  • Meals:

    • Daily breakfast included
    • Dinner (extra cost) (contact us)
    • Lunch (extra cost) (contact us)
  • More information:

    • Pers. max.: 6
  • Terms and conditions:

    • Check-in: after 02:00 pm
    • Check-out: until 12:00 pm
    • Late check-out: until 06:00 pm charged 50% of the daily rate (subject to availability)

Concierge service

Our complimentary concierge service manages pre-trip planning, takes requests during your stay, and helps with anything and everything in between!
  • Baby chairs, cots, strollers
  • Childcare services
  • Grocery shopping
  • In-house massage
  • Pool fencing
  • Private chef
  • Airport transfer
  • Car rental
  • Day trip & chauffeur
  • Private boat/yacht charters
  • Restaurant reservations
  • Tour & activities bookings
Minimum stay 3 bedrooms
from 17/07/2024 to 01/11/2024 Low season 2 nights USD 1,176
from 01/11/2024 to 01/05/2025 Peak season 2 nights USD 1,625

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