Hotel Topaz - Kandy

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Phone : +94 11 5873305 - 7
UK Customers: 020 3286 0182
Fax : +94 11 2555447

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Hotel Topaz was built in 1976 and fashioned after a much loved gem stone found in Sri Lanka. Considering its situation in the hill capital of Kandy, the last royal stronghold in the country, Hotel Topaz is considered the jewel in the crown of Kandy.

Nestled amidst lush tropical greenery, surrounded by the distinctive Knuckles Mountain range and Bible Rock, enveloped in the cool winds blowing through the mountains, Hotel Topaz offers something for everyone.

The short distance away from the city centre itself, lends the hotel and its guests maximum accessibility no matter what the choice of activity is. However Hotel Topaz offers guests a tranquil setting and the option of exploring the city’s rich heritage in style and comfort.

The warm and personal service serves to truly bring out the widely famed Sri Lankan hospitality. Guests at Hotel Topaz are made to feel at home, and explore the surrounding gardens or have a cocktail or high-tea on our famous rooftop terrace with its 360 degree view of the city and its hills.


The 75 rooms are each tastefully decorated with contemporary Sri Lankan touches that truly highlight the culturally rich city in which the hotel is situated.

The Royal suite, one of the 6 suites available at the hotel, is the epitome of luxury and includes King sized beds, all conceivable room, technological and aesthetic amenities.

Each room comes fully equipped with mini bar, safe, satellite TV, and coffee/tea making facilities. Additionally, with the business traveller in mind, Wi-Fi access is available in all rooms.

The attached bathrooms feature top of the range bath and shower appliances including a tub, hot water and other comforts.

The private balconies give each room its own picture post card view of the magnificent scenic hill country resplendent in colour, life and vitality.


The Hotel provides a coach service almost hourly that takes guests into the city. Excursion tours to explore Kandy city, its suburbs and all attractions are also available on request and can be tailor made to suit the guest’s requirements.

A mini shopping arcade within the hotel premises itself features local handicrafts, batiks, other cottage industry items and world renowned Sri Lankan precious and semi-precious gem stones which make the ideal souvenir for foreign as well as local guests to take back home.

Do speak with our reception desk for more information on how Hotel Topaz can make your stay more comfortable.


Our Ayurvedic spa treatments are based upon centuries-old Ayurvedic therapies that support balance and bliss in your life. The revitalizing and therapeutic treatments offered are customized to your particular needs. Specific oils, herbs, and aromas are chosen to provide you with optimal balance and nourishment for your mind-body constitution. All therapies are natural, gentle, and delightfully pleasing.

With our indulgent Spa experience you can be confident of receiving a soothing massage, soak in a herbal bath and overall therapeutic experience that will give you a calm mind, rejuvenated body and uplifted soul.

For our various spa treatment options please consult your spa therapist and make an appointment. The Spa is open from 9am to 7pm daily.


Guests who are keen to keep up with their fitness regime can make use of our well-equipped gym fitted with the finest of equipment, including state-of-the-art resistance machines, and comprehensive weights as well as personal trainers.

Should you wish to design a personal fitness programme, simply ask one of our professional trainers who will be happy to help you.


The large pool situated on the grounds of the hotel overlooking to hill country is inviting in its cold, sheer blue bliss.

Sun decks are available for relaxing and simply chilling out whilst enjoying the view with a cocktail or coffee and our poolside bar is a favourite spot for our guests to relax and enjoy themselves in this little haven nestled in the hills.

Tennis Courts

Both Hotel Topaz and Tourmaline Hotel have access to central tennis courts that is ideal enjoyment to work off some steam and build some stamina. The tennis courts are flood lit and rackets and tennis balls are available upon request

Indoor Games and TV Lounge

Guests who would like to play a few quiet games are welcome to table tennis, draughts, and other board games. Please contact the reception desk to book the table tennis facilities.

For guests of the Hotel Topaz, the TV lounge offers a great supply of DVD movies and a place to mull about on a morning reading the newspapers while sipping the great Ceylon tea.


The main restaurant caters to buffet style spreads as well as a la carte menus. Dinners usually centre on theme nights which include Sri Lankan, Indian, Chinese, European, Mexican, and Mongolian which have proven to be popular with guests from various destinations.

The roof top terrace is also a popular option for BBQ nights, and meats of your choice are grilled to perfection under the watchful eyes of our talented chefs and special sauces made with ancient recipes combine to give you the treat of a lifetime.

The roof top terrace is also the ideal location for private dinners – available on request - and the increasingly popular high tea. The view from the terrace lends to the pleasant ambiance.

Meetings and Conferences

For those looking to celebrate an event such as a wedding in grandeur or an intimate meeting or seminar in inspirational surroundings, a banquet hall accommodating 250 people is on offer at Tourmaline Hotel. The banquet hall serves buffet-style meals and can be booked by contacting the hotel.

The hotel provides items such as multimedia projectors, screens, and wireless internet facilities.

118 km from Colombo situated on hill over looking the breathtaking Hantana, Knuckles group, Hunnas Giriya, Matale hills & the famous Bible rock.
Products & Services :Mini bar, Safe, Satellite TV, Coffee/tea making facilities, Wi-Fi, Spa, Gym, Swimming pool, Tennis courts, Indoor games and TV lounge.
Check-in/Check-out Time
Normal Check-in Time is 12.00 noon and Check-Out time is 11.00 a.m. Earlier Check-in Time or later Check-out time could be requested on a case by case basis and the hotel may agree depending on availability.

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Sri Lanka Tourism Board

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