Sri Lanka

Cinnamon Citadel Kandy

Cinnamon Citadel Kandy is a beautiful resort ideal for relaxation. Surronded by sweeping green hills and mistry mornings, the resort is located at the edge of the Mahaweli River on the Northern outskirts of Kandy 
(488 meters above sea level). It is the ideal place to explore the scenic beauty of Sri Lanka’s central hills and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. It is also central to the famous rock temple in Dambulla (approx. 90 minutes drive from the hotel) and the wonderful landscapes of the rock fortress Sigiriya. Transfer time from Colombo airport is approx. 3 hours.

Our 95 elegant and spacious Lifestyle Rooms can be found in three different wings of the hotel, all offering you views of either the Mahaveli River or our beautifully landscaped gardens. Lifestyle Rooms located on the ground floor open into spacious gardens, ideal for guests with kids or plans for an evening barbeque! Every room comes with basic amenities and is stylishly designed to help you relax and soak in the surrounding calm of the hill country. Whether it’s a night’s stay or longer, these rooms will definitely provide the comfort you’ve been yearning for, away from the bustle of life.

All 24 Lifestyle Plus rooms at the Cinnamon Citadel Kandy are located in the newest wing of the hotel. This means stunning views of the lush landscaped gardens or the Mahaveli river from private balconies. Each of the elegantly styled Lifestyle Plus Rooms offers the added luxury of more space, a writing desk and a bath tub. If you plan on bringing another friend along, there’s enough space to convert these double rooms into triples with plenty of space for a third bed. If personal space is what you’re looking for, this room is for you.

If you really want to know what it’s like to live as a Kandyan royal, then our luxurious suites are for you. Our two Lifestyle suites offer plenty of living space with prime views of the Mahaweli River and the mountain range beyond. Each suite has two bathrooms - one in the bedroom and one in the living room. The décor is contemporary yet very Kandyan, with tastefully selected art adorning the suite’s walls. It doesn’t matter if you’re a honeymoon couple or a singlelooking for all the privacy you can get, it’s still a great way to enjoy regal Kadyan hospitality at its very finest.

Want to tie the knot in style? The Cinnamon Citadel Kandy offers the perfect venue for small intimate wedding ceremonies, especially if it’s in traditional Kandyan style. You can exchange vows outdoors by the poolside or in our beautifully landscaped gardens, with the river and mountain range as your witnesses. Talk to us about your plans and we’ll help you make your big day that much more special at our Kandy wedding hotel.

The Cinnamon Citadel Kandy has a massive pool overlooking the mighty Mahaweli River. Take a relaxing dip after a hectic day out and soak in the natural surroundings and breathtaking vistas that envelope you. Or just lounge on the many pool chairs while nature works its healing magic on you.

We’ve got plenty of fun activities to keep you occupied during your stay at the Cinnamon Citadel Kandy. Play a round of Badminton or Table Tennis, test your dart-throwing skills or challenge your mind to a game of chess. Talk to our staff and we’ll make sure boredom isn’t a part of your stay.

While the Cinnamon Citadel Kandy is all about rest and relaxation, we also provide office facilities, in case you have to attend to some urgent work. We provide laptops on request, along with secretarial services for printing tickets, online bookings, etc.

While the natural surroundings offer plenty of rest and rejuvenation for the mind and soul, our well equipped self-service gym offers fitness buffs the workout they need to stay fit and healthy. Our gym is equipped with free weights, 5 exercise machines, yoga mats and shower facilities. So there’s no excuse to miss leg day!

Accessibility to each and every one of our guests is of special importance to us. Come to us with any accessibility concerns you might have and we will try to resolve it for you. Our accessibility provisions have created a series of special needs rooms at Cinnamon Citadel with easy access, bigger doorways and low mirrors, hand rests, safe, and clothes rail in the closet; and special handrails in the shower.

LET’S TAKE YOUR TASTE BUDS TO NEW HEIGHTS. If you’re expecting a meal fit for a king, then the Cinnamon Citadel Kandy is where you should head to. It’s an experience in itself. With two restaurants and a lounge bar, every palate is well catered to and every taste bud is treated to a new and exciting flavour. Our highly experienced, celebrity Executive Chef has made several appearances on various television cookery shows in Sri Lanka. At our hotel, the term Fine Dining takes on a whole new meaning.

As its name suggests, our main restaurant offers more than just a great meal. You also get a generous helping of breathtaking views of the Mahaweli River and the surrounding mountain range. The restaurant serves food buffet style and offers a variety of dishes including Indian, Thai, Italian, Chinese and French cuisine. There is a health corner, pasta corner, grill corner and salad corner in addition to many other action stations.There’s also a special BBQ night on Saturday and brunch on Sunday that includes walk-in day packages with free access to the pool, selected free drinks and other special discounts.

The Cafe C is located close to the riverbank on the farther side of our pool. It is an a la carte restaurant that serves a wide range of contemporary fusion cuisine. Its quiet, cosy and romantic ambience sets the tone for an unforgettable intimate dining experience; perfect for that date night. With a maximum capacity of 60 guests, the Cafe C also makes a great venue for private parties and intimate corporate functions. No matter what the occasion, dining at Cafe C is always a celebration for the taste buds and in fact every other one of your senses.