Bougainvillea Retreat

This stunning boutique hotel, immersed within an acre of gloriously landscaped bird-filled gardens, is home to five comfortable rooms, a breathtaking infinity swimming pool and an open-plan living space that spills onto a social veranda.


  • The five comfortable bedrooms in Scandinavian-style chalets in the garden. Each bedroom features a split king bed (which can be arranged as a twin), a private veranda, built-in cupboards and an ensuite bathroom with hot water shower. Bedrooms are all air conditioned.
  • Swimming pool.
  • Panoramic views of unspoiled countryside.
  • Neighbouring golf course.
  • A gorgeous one-acre garden bursting with miniature palms, flower-filled borders, tamarind trees and lush manicured lawns.
  • Mini cinema with over 1,000 DVDs.
  • Well-thumbed library.
  • Spa with jacuzzi.
  • Hammam steam bath. 
  • Healthy breakfasts, tasty snacks and innovative lunch and dinner menus featuring nouveau Sri Lankan cuisine.


Golfing, trekking, horse riding, bird watching, and tennis, yoga, excursions into Kandy and the Temple of the Tooth.


Bougainvillea retreat is only a short 45 minute drive from Kandy on the edge of the exclusive Victoria Golf and Country Club.

why we like it

Bougainvillea Retreat is great for families and small groups. Its location makes exploring Kandy and the Hill Coutry easy while staying in one place. We love the relaxed atmosphere. 

Holiday Ideas in Sri Lanka

You are unique, so we believe your holiday should be too.

We listen to what you want and create a personalised itinerary tailored around you.

Your holiday. Your experience. Your way.

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Call our Travel Experts on +01285 880 980
Start Your Journey


  • Established for over 25 years creating journeys across 100 destinations worldwide
  • Exclusive access to the best private guides


  • We negotiate the best rates with hotels and expert guides
  • Be protected from fluctuations in exchange rates


  • Each time you travel with us we donate £5 to a local charity in the UK and £10 to an international charity

Fully Protected

  • Your monies are financially protected
  • 24/7 Emergency UK contact whilst abroad

Featured in the Press

Financial Times
The Telegraph
Sunday Times logo

Our Partners

African Parks
Galapagos Conservation Trsut
Restless Development
Save The Rhino
Tusk Trust
World Land Trsut
Gorilla Doctors

© Steppes Travel, 51 Castle St, Cirencester, GL7 1QD, United Kingdom