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Rangala House - Luxury holidays to Sri Lanka

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  • About this holiday

    Amid panoramic natural scenery, Rangala House is a secluded hill country residence offering luxury boutique accommodation to the north-east of Kandy. This mountain lodge-style colonial residence is the perfect base for exploring the natural beauty of Sri Lanka’s hill country.

    The journey and how you get there

    Complimentary

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with Sri Lankan London to Colombo return in economy, private transfers and bed and breakfast based on two people sharing a double or twin room.

    Holiday prices

    Sample price for a luxury holiday to Rangala House is per person based on two people sharing a Type A double or twin room.
    From £1,440 for 7 nights
    The price displayed here is a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers.

    Hotel code

    EXH1610J

    Our opinion

    A wonderful, boutique residence that boasts truly stunning vistas over Sri Lankan hill country.

    Hotel description

    Amid panoramic natural scenery, Rangala House is a secluded hill country residence offering boutique accommodation to the north-east of Kandy. The building is a timber-framed bungalow perched on a hillside on the edge of the Knuckles Mountain Range, which is a UNESCO protected area of outstanding natural beauty. The architecture is reminiscent of a mountain lodge, and its colonial style is nestled in an overgrowth of unspoilt natural gardens, which harbour a fascinating array of native plant and wildlife. In the midst is a leisurely outdoor swimming pool and terrace, while a 50ft veranda at the front of the building promises expansive, westward facing views. Interiors are warm, welcoming and homely to create the environment of a private home so that guests can relax and enjoy the simple pleasures of countryside life. Cosy sofas are organised in a sociable living/dining area warmed by a log fire to engineer an environment ripe for communal living. Whether you book Rangala House exclusively or by individual rooms, the property comes fully-staffed, with Chef Sebastian on hand to prepare evening feasts of Sri Lankan and international dishes. Ingredients are locally-sourced and some come straight from the hotel’s own vegetable garden. A boutique guest house, Rangala House has a mere three double bedrooms on offer, with a Studio Suite just set apart for those seeking additional privacy. Each is simply, yet comfortably, furnished and views vary, with some boasting a panoramic outlook over the idyllic landscape. The only guest house in the region, Rangala House a back-to-nature experience of Sri Lanka’s hill country; pastimes include nature walks, bird watching and observing tea-plucking practices in the terraced plantations.

    Location

    Near Kandy

    Official star rating

    no rating

    Annual opening

    All year

    Distance from airport

    Colombo International Airport, 85 miles

    Closest airport

    Colombo International Airport

    Room types

    Rangala House offers three double bedrooms and a Studio Suite. The main house can also be booked on an exclusive basis.

    Hotel facilities and services

    Outdoor pool, Dinner service, Satellite TV, Free WiFi, Table tennis.

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Trekking activities are only suitable to experienced trekkers.

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Nature trails, Knuckles Forest Region, Victoria Reservoir & Dam, Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.

    Sports nearby

    Children

    Minimum stays

    Other information

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