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Built in an ancient Colonial-period Bungalow, The Elephant Stables is a beautiful property overlooking Kandy’s lush greenery. It welcomes guests with an outdoor swimming pool and cosy guestrooms.

This peaceful hotel is located within 2.5 miles from Kandy Railway Station. Kandy City Centre and the popular Temple of Tooth Relic is only 1.2 miles away while Bandaranaike International Airport is 64 miles away.

Fitted with hardwood floors and decorated in warm tones, air-conditioned rooms at Elephant Stables all feature a seating area, personal safe, minibar and flat-screen TV. Bathrooms come with bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer.

Guests can unwind by the sun loungers or enjoy a good read at the library. Other facilities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry services and relaxing traditional massages. Travel arrangements can be made at the tour desk.

Local Sri Lankan, Thai and Continental cuisines can be enjoyed at The Green Room restaurant. For alternative dining options, guests can opt for room service.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

The Elephant Stables has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 11 Sept 2013.

Currency exchange: Need local currency? This property offers currency exchange on site.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Great Food: Meals here are highly recommended

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Asian

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Sleeps Room type Price
Max adults: 5. Max children: 2
Cottage Suite
  • 3 single beds and
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 5. Max children: 2
Royal Tented Suite
  • 3 single beds and 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Deluxe Double Room with Balcony
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Deluxe Room
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 2
Family Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 1 single bed and 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 bunk bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Double Room with Garden View
  • 1 single bed and
  • 1 extra-large double bed
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Suite with Garden View
  • 1 single bed and 1 extra-large double bed
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  • The staff speak English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Kandy Central Hospital
    0.3 miles
  • Kandy Pogolla Reservoir
    0.8 miles
  • Asgiriya Stadium
    1 miles
  • Kandy Lake
    1 miles
  • Udawatta Kele Sanctuary
    1.1 miles
  • Bahirawakanda Vihara Buddha Statue
    1.3 miles
  • Royal Palace of Kandy
    1.4 miles
  • Kandy Clock Tower
    1.4 miles
  • Temple of Tooth Relic
    1.5 miles
  • Sri Dalada Maligawa
    1.5 miles
Top attractions
  • Kandy Museum
    1.5 miles
  • Kandy City Center Shopping Mall
    1.5 miles
  • Bogambara Stadium
    1.7 miles
  • Kandy railway station
    1.7 miles
  • Lakeside Adventist Hospital
    1.9 miles
  • Ceylon Tea Museum
    3.1 miles
  • Kandy Royal Botanic Gardens
    4.2 miles
  • Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
    6.4 miles
  • Gadaladeniya Temple
    6.7 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Kandy Lake
    1.1 miles
Closest airports
  • Bandaranaike International Airport
    52.2 miles
  • Ratmalana Airport
    61.6 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    Restaurant

    Cuisine: Asian

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of The Elephant Stables
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • BBQ facilities Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Cooking class Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Games room
Food & Drink
  • Fruits Additional charge
  • Kid meals
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Transport
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Business centre
Safety & security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Car hire
  • Packed lunches
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
Wellness
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Pool/beach towels
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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Check-in

From 14:00 hours

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 12 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

12+ years
Extra bed upon request
US$80 per person, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa The Elephant Stables accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

FAQs about The Elephant Stables

  • The Elephant Stables offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Games room
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Cooking class

  • The prices at The Elephant Stables may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at The Elephant Stables is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • The Elephant Stables is 1.5 miles from the centre of Kandy.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The Elephant Stables has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Elephant Stables (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Free parking

  • Guests staying at The Elephant Stables can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Halal
    • Asian
    • À la carte

  • Room options at The Elephant Stables include:

    • Family
    • Suite
    • Double