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Kelburne Mountain View Cottages

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Kelburne Estate, Haputale, Sri Lanka
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Kelburne Mountain View Cottages
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed 2 nights Mountain View Holidays, in Aerie cottage, which could have been transported directly from the English cottages, furniture included! Very warm welcome by houseboy and then the chef came and asked what I would like for dinner. The service was one of the best I have ever had. But the best thing about this place was the... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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24 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family visited these cottages second time, for me it was first. We all felt in love with the place. Three cottages are located on top of the hill with each villa being secluded and with own private beautiful panoramic view of the tea valley below. The cottages remind you of old times with a fire place, old furniture, and... More 

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Staying at Kelburne was the highlight of my trip in Sri Lanka. We stayed in Wildflower cottage, home from home, with spectacular, breathtaking views at all times of the day, and a feeling that you're truly getting away from the hustle and bustle and being amidst nature, whilst being supported with excellent service. All the staff at Kelburne uphold the... More 

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Berwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We stayed here in August with our two children aged 8 and 14. This is just the most amazing place. We were in Aerie Cottage and the views were amazing. The staff were excellent and the cottage was just wonderful. This had to be the best place we stayed in Sri Lanka.

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West Sussex, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Our family of five stayed in Aerie. The views were simply breathtaking - we had breakfast on the veranda, with the tea plantations right beside us. The service and food were excellent, and the presentation immaculate with fresh flowers in the intricately folded napkins at mealtimes. From here it was easy to take a tuktuk along to the nearby tea... More 

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Harlington, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

What a marvellous place! A 1930s former planters bungalow, interior designed extraordinarily accurately and 5200 feet up – one has a vertiginous view of the bottom of the plains below and, in the distance, the Indian Ocean. Food is great (served by one's personal chef and bellboy) and temperatures are pleasantly cool, given the altitude. The bungalow is surrounded by... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We stayed in Aerie cottage, which could have been transported directly from the English countryside, furniture included! Very warm welcome by the staff ( houseboy and cook). We arrived in the evening so only appreciated the next morning the fantastic views. Our houseboy provided fantastic service even anticipating what we would need, we had a delicious meal in the evening... More 

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Sydney
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20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

As an Australian couple living in Galle with our sons joining us for a holiday from New York and Sydney, we wanted a great experience for them of the tea country and Sri Lankan hospitality . This place was recommended and we were not disappointed . We chose Wildflower Cottage and loved everything about it ... The breathtaking view, quaint... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

This was the quirkiest of our accommodation on a recent stay in Sri Lanka. The rooms are not very glamourous but very comfortable and there is loads of space. The service was brilliant and the food some of the best of our whole stay. The breakfasts on the terrace, with spectacular views - some of the best in Sri Lanka... More 

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Kouvola, Finland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Fantastic view, fresh air, greeny with beautiful landscape and lovely staffs. And we are enjoy with tasty food. Chef is best choice in this cottage. The stuard CHANDRAKUMAR is done good service. I was visited so many beautiful places but only one place never forget this place in my life.

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Address: Kelburne Estate, Haputale, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Haputale
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Kelburne Mountain View Cottages Hotel Haputale

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