The Swiss Residence Kandy
Set on Bogambara Lake, this upscale hotel occupies a whitewashed, 18th-century colonial-style building. It's 2 km from both the Royal Palace of Kandy and the Buddhist Temple of the Tooth, and 7 km from the Royal Botanical Garden.Airy rooms feature elegant dark wood furniture, free Wi-Fi and TVs with satellite channels. Upgraded rooms have balconies or terraces with views of the gardens or the lake. Suites add separate living rooms. Room service is available.