Answers to the most common questions


Generally, for the south and west, the best time is December through to the end of April and again in July/August. For the east coast, July through to September.
The local currency is Sri Lankan Rupees. You can easily change US dollars or UK pound sterling when you arrive in the country and there are plenty of ATMs throughout the island.
We use 13amp square pin plugs, but we can happily provide you with an adaptor if needed.
We usually experience sunshine and showers – the rainfall helps cool the temperature, and we only get about 10 days in the whole year when it rains all day long.
There are mosquitoes in Sri Lanka. We recommend applying mosquito repellent in the evenings and covering up by wearing light trousers and long sleeved tops.
There is a mini golf course at Koggala, around 15-minutes’ drive from Kahanda Kanda. For an 18-hole round, you’d need to visit Colombo or Hambantota.
The journey time from Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport is around two hours down the Southern Expressway.
No, it’s very unlikely. On average it is roughly 25 degrees at night time, so you do not need any warm clothing.
Yes, we have plenty of secure parking on the hotel premises.
Unfortunately, we do not accommodate drivers or guides, but there are guest houses nearby where they can stay.
We do not accept children at Kahanda Kanda, partly for safety reasons and partly because it is a very calm and peaceful environment.