Kandy Cottage, surrounded by tall tropical trees, is a small guest house with cooling cement floors, timber ceilings and comfortable rooms. The walls of the living area are often used to display art which encourages young local artists. Guests here are encouraged to get to know one another and exchange ideas. The Sri Lankan owners runs this guest house more like a home with the greatest respect to nature and the wildlife that surround it. Kandy Cottage is popular with artists, writers, naturalists, and those looking to spend a quiet holiday amidst nature.