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Maswella Pahala Waluauwwe | Maswella, Kotmale, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We had the suite room and the views from the enormous room were stunning. The food was lovely and so were the staff. Damian took us down to the reservoir where we had a swim. - it was warmer than the pool. Although the place was lovely it just needs a little more TLC

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Flint Hills, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at Mas Villa. It is a wonderful place to finish out our 2 weeks in Sri Lanka. The courtyard is peaceful and the rooms comfortable. The setting is beautiful, with a view to the lake and paddy fields. We only ate breakfasts there, but they were good. Eggs to order and fruit. The staff was the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Damian welcomed us with charm and a wonderful sense of humour. The room (we stayed in the entire top floor) was magnificent. Sitting eating a delicious dinner prepared by the very friendly chef was a highlight. Breakfast also as the views are something out of this world. Our only sadness was that we arrived late and left early.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Mas Villa is a beautiful colonial house located on the way to Nuwara Eliya, It is a must on your way to the tea Plantations to stay there. The surroundings are gorgeous: ricefields, mountains view, reservoir etc... The rooms are comfortable and good local cooking. the staff & Management are really welcoming and know how to take care of their... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

It was a rather long drive from Kandy and we wondered where we were going, however our driver knew the way and we eventually arrived at this charming villa overlooking a lake and terraced rice paddies. We were graciously welcomed with fresh juice and cool towels and upgraded to a spacious room. The staff could not have been more helpful... More

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Worth, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights whilst visiting Kandy and the Tea plantations. Lovely accommodation especially the suite, stunning location and views. Breakfast and Dinner on the Veranda overlooking beautiful countryside. Very friendly staff.

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Madison, Wisconsin
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

This is more like a second home than a hotel. It was fun to wake up in the morning and have a cup of coffee by myself on the back porch overlooking the rice paddies. And staying up late watching my daughter play pool with the chef and a family from Sweden. This was an special place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed at Mas Villa from 24th Dec for 2 nights. This place is in the most amazing setting, near cloud covered hills looking out over a lake and waterfalls.It was a pleasure to eat meals looking out on that vista each day. We had a lovely room with an amazingly comfortable bed. The place is very peaceful and quiet... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Lovely views, food was delicious and well presented, an architecturally charming bungalow and a pleasantly cool climate. There is not much more to do here than relax. Boating on the reservoir was not an option because permits had not come through yet; if they are given for engine powered boats the noise would probably spoil some of the tranquility of... More

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Saudi Arabia
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We found this hotel online and got there after a long drive. Although the location is a bit inconvenient to other "big" destinations (Kandy, Nuwarelia, etc) it has beautiful and breathtaking vista. It is definitely a spot to relax.. there are some hikes, and a plantation is near, but otherwise it is a place to chill out. I agree with... More

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Also Known As:
Mas Villa Hotel
Mas Villa Hotel Sri Lanka
Address: Maswella Pahala Waluauwwe | Maswella, Kotmale, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kotmale
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Specialty lodging in Kotmale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Mas Villa, an exquisite villa nestled in the historic Kotmale Valley, enjoys one of the most sublime views in the hill country. Approximately four hours drive from Colombo, Mas Villa is centrally located between Kandy and Nuwara Eliya and is within 45 minutes to each city. Situated amidst terraced paddy fields and verdant mountain ranges filled with jungles and ancient temples, this five bedroom colonial residence exudes a personal charm within a setting of refined elegance. ... more   less 
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