We warmly welcome you all to our little home Thotupola Residence situated about five kilometers away from Kandy town. Thotupola residence is a boutique type homestay facing a breath taking view of Mahaweli river and natural landscapes which will provide you the perfect location for relaxing your mind and body.

During the stay, you can visit many attractions around Kandy to feel the Kandyan heritage and take a glimpse of the natural beauty of lovely Sri Lanka. While tasting our specially made dishes you can have a chance to enjoy bird watching.

Since Thotupola residence is run by a friendly family and located in a calm neighborhood, we assure you that you will experience the warmth of a common Sri Lankan family.


Our kitchen can provide you both spicy or none spicy Sri Lankan recipes prepared just for your appetite.Western dishes or simple salads made from fresh ingredients collected from local village farms.

Experience the significant dining overlooking the Mahaweli River with live buffet or have a camp fire under the magnificent moon light. If you interested you can also try our traditional timber burnt kitchen cooking.

Our open air resturant with comfortable furniture clean and modern cutlery is specially set up for you to enjoy the beauty of the naure while tasting the food.


  • Evenings around a camp fire
  • Firework nights
  • Special events on local celebrations
  • Cooking demonstrations


Hill country is a heaven for wildlife because of it's heavy vegetation and tropical wet climate. Having many small forests, Kandy has become a home and a resting place for many resident and migratory birds. Since we are away from the hustle of the town and located close to the river, you will have the chance to glimpse and enjoy the sound of many birds who pay a visit to our place.