About us

Ayubowan! Traditional greetings and a warm welcome to Simpson’s Forest hotel, where a new and different luxury boutique hotel experience awaits guests in the cool climes of the Hill Country of Sri Lanka.

Pleasing design aesthetics and modern conveniences will have guests feeling right at home and ensure an unforgettable stay. The hotel is in the quiet surroundings of a tea and spice plantation more than sixty acres in extent and gets its name from a former English planter who nurtured a forest patch (Simpson’s Forest) bordering the plantation.



Located in the district of Kandy at an elevation of 1300 meters above sea level, Situated on Wattegama, Elkaduwa Road. The Simpson’s forest is your true destination for rest, relaxation and adventure with stunning views and quiet tranquility, Surrounded by the best that nature has to offer in the surrounds of
Meenawatte Estate, Your time here will not only give a blissful time away to rejuvenate, but experience that will create memories to last a


November to mid January High possibility of Rain Late January to April Hot and sunny during day time and temperatures are fairly comfortable during evenings. Less chance of rain, good time to trek May to late August High possibility of Rain Early September to late October Temperatures are fairly low. Less chance of rain good time to trek.