Luxurious Health & Wellbeing Retreat In Sri Lanka

“The lush tropical surrounds of KK ensure the perfect healing environment to focus on your health and make informed, committed choices for your optimal wellbeing. All activities are tailored to suit the individual needs of each guest with exemplary service delivered by the enchanting staff. KK truly is the Garden of Eden. Be tempted.”

Samantha Gowing, Director of Gowings Food Health Wealth



Kahanda Kanda, Sri Lanka’s award winning boutique hotel is offering a week’s luxurious wellness retreat. Set on a working tea estate just 30 minutes from the centre of Galle, KK is the perfect place for a week of health, peace and general wellbeing. Led by Australia’s most innovative nutritionist and wellbeing specialist, Samantha Gowing of Gowings Food Health Wealth who returns to Galle to take you on a motivational journey for the mind, body and spirit. Sam initially helped to establish KK as Sri Lanka’s number one wellness destination two years ago by implementing the wellness programs and menus.With over 25 years experience in the business Samantha, formerly an award-winning restaurateur, learnt her most recent lessons working in private practice as a therapeutic chef and clinical nutritionist, and at premiere health and spa retreats. The week’s retreat will give you the opportunity to participate in yoga and Pilates classes, indulge in massages and participate in Sam’s unique cooking demonstrations and health and nutrition workshops. Samantha encourages the pursuit of optimal health utilising motivational mindset techniques, meditation, food as medicine, postural alignment and breathing awareness from Pilates and Yoga. She incorporates techniques from Zen Macrobiotics, Ayurvedic philosophies and Traditional Chinese Medicine into her signature spa cuisine. This is the perfect opportunity for those wanting to relax in the luxury of a tropical tea estate and rejuvenate from the pressures of a stressful and busy life.

18th to the 24th October 2010
(7 days/6 nights)

Come and enjoy the luxury of Kahanda Kanda with the superb expertise and skill of Samantha Gowing.
Prices start from US$2,999.00 per person

Price includes:

  • 5 Yoga/Pilates classes
  • 1 Meditation
  • 3 Wellness Workshops
  • 2 Food as Medicine Cooking Demonstrations
  • All meals
  • 6 nights accommodation (twin share basis)
  • Government taxes & surcharges

Price does not include:

  • Airfares
  • Transport
  • All beverages
  • Supplements for deluxe room or single occupancy
  • Private Wellness consultations
  • Massages, bike rides, etc.

To make a booking, or for more information click here.

Kahanda Kanda Boutique Hotel, Galle

Kahanda Kanda, one of Southern Sri Lanka’s newest boutique hotels, offers the indulgent luxuries of a private villa with the service of a five star hotel, and is situated near the southern coast not far from Galle. Perched high above Koggala Lake with stunning views across the lake and jungle, this 10acre working tea estate is a collaboration of the English designer/owner and a talented Australian architect has produced a villa of outstanding ethnic luxury and style. Yellow Moon Lodge, a name synonym to Kahanda Kanda was built in 2000 as a private villa, Kahanda Kanda is now one of the chic brigades of boutique hotels, perched on top of a ridge and surrounded by a 12-acre tea estate. It is 15km from Galle, 5 km inland from the coast and still being only ten minutes from the world’s best beaches. Accommodation is arranged in terraced, stand alone, en-suite pavilions which offer breathtaking panoramic views of palm fringed jungle and the Indian Ocean while ‘room’ is stylishly and comfortably furnished in the Asian manner. Offering an exquisite fusion cuisine, the hotel uses only the freshest local produce, along with a selection of vegetables and herbs grown on the estate, thereby ensuring the best of flavors. Both the two resident chefs have been trained in Thailand, and offer a mouth-watering range of Thai dishes, as well as western fusion specials. The infinity edged pool enables the energetic to work off an indulgent lunch, whilst others simply float around. At the deepest end a cascade falls from the carved wall above, flowing across the pool to its perpetuity edge and seeming to flow beyond to Koggala Lake in the distance.


Kahanda Kanda Hotel is located just 5 kilometers inland from the coastal Galle Road (as the crow flies), perched at the north east shore of Koggala Lake. – View Location Map.

General Information:

Category: Epoque Classic Superior [learn more]
Address: Galle [view map]
Type: Boutique Hotel
Best Rate: 345 USD [View Calendar]
Total Rooms:
Languages Spoken by Staff:
Credit Cards Accepted: MASTERCARD, VISA
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4 Responses to “Luxurious Health & Wellbeing Retreat In Sri Lanka”

  1. This was very a luxurious place that can also provide you a service that you be needing. This place surely give you a very relaxing and beautiful place and environment.

  2. Such wonderful living room for tourist. Thanks for the information sharing.

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