A comfortable city hotel in Kandy
At the head of the Kandy lake today stands Hotel Devon, a good hotel Ampitiya can boast of, standing in a truly rustic setting of green rice fields, the reaches of Udawattakelle, the sweep of verdancy that carries the line of sight up the hills of Matanpatana Pittiyalkelakanda, Velikanda and Hapugollaelakanda.
In old times, at the head of the Kandy Lake was the old Katupulle Village, where 22 men held land for the service of conveying the orders of the king and the adigars. The silpenkandura flows in to the lake; and once supplied a spout reserved the king’s use.
Hotel Devon consists of 27 Luxurious Air-conditioned rooms that comprise of Satellite TV, a Mini bar, Direct dialing facility, Hot and cold running water, laundry service, piped music and an in house movie is also available.
The hotel’s outlets are open 24 hours and has a roof top coffee shop with its unspoiled view from the balcony, a bar at the lobby and a fitness Center that is free for guests. A safety locker is also available at the reception for those who wish to keep their valuables safe.