Situated on a steep hill overlooking Kandy and the picturesque countryside, this hotel offers panoramic views and outstanding service at reasonable prices. The Swiss Residence, just one kilometer outside Kandy, has an appealing mixture of colonial and Sri Lankan architecture. The very large and immaculately clean rooms have scenic views from their private balconies and they also offer many modern facilities including satellite TV. The hotel has a sports center, a swimming pool and a night club. The on-site restaurant serves delicious local and international cuisine. Guests can also relax with a drink under the stars at the hotel's beer garden.