Earl’s Regency Hotel is a 5-star hotel located in the hills of Kandy in Sri Lanka. This luxurious hotel has been awarded Crescent Rating of 3 based on the Halal-friendly facilities that are available for Muslim guests.
Guests have a range of choices when it comes to the accommodation options with standard, deluxe, luxury and family rooms. The other accommodation options on offer include the luxury, junior and the Mountbatten suite. Some room options also have a private jacuzzi. The interior of the rooms are spacious and brightly lit with modern, stylish furnishings and the washrooms are water-friendly too. There is free WIFI for guests and rooms are equipped with modern amenities - and there are no adult TV channels available in the accommodation.
Additional cots and interconnected rooms can be provided as well, which makes the hotel suitable for large family vacations. Muslim guests will be pleased to note that Earl’s Regency Hotel is not part of a gambling resort. Some facilities that are available include 24 hour room service and laundry and dry cleaning services too.
Earl’s Regency Hotel is also a suitable venue for business conferences as it has one of the largest conference halls in Kandy with the necessary technology. Free parking is provided by the hotel too.
The prayer facilities offered at the hotel include prayer rooms for both male and female guests that can be made available on request – prayer mats and Qurans can be provided as well. The hotel will also provide guests with a list of mosques located nearby when requested. The guests can find prayer timetables at the front desk or in the rooms - where the prayer directions are marked.
Earl’s Regency Hotel does not have Halal dining options as the hotel restaurants are not Halal certified – but Muslim guests can choose to dine outside the hotel as there are Halal restaurants located within easy walking distance and with some just 5km away. Guests can also request for a list of Halal restaurants in the area. Muslim guests can select vegetarian, vegan or seafood menu items after enquiring from the staff on whether pork or pork-based items or even alcohol has been used in the preparation of the meal.
The location of the hotel also provides easier access to Kandy – and the top attractions that the city has to offer such as The Temple of The Tooth Relic, Royal Botanical Gardens, Royal Palace of Kandy and the Kandy Lake too. The hotel offers a range of city tours for guests where they can get to see the attractions in Kandy.
The facilities for guests include an outdoor swimming pool and a tennis court where badminton or tennis can be played. The AYU spa is located within the resort with a wide range of relaxing and rejuvenating treatments for guests. There is something for all ages as there is children’s playground and pool as well as a children’s menu too.