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MountView Cottage

End of st Andrew's Drive | 31/20,Sri Piyathissapura,Under Bank, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

I read some bad and good review on tripadvior .I choose this hotel because of the location .2.5 kms a way from city. Road access is not bad.little bit steep and narrow road.the tuk tuk driver said you are going to highest place in nuwara eliya.I can't belive after check in to my room the view was amazing.I got a... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Today we were booked to stay at Mountain View Villa for 1 night. The road to the Villa was dangerous, our first impression of the outside was it was either a building site or someone had dropped a bomb on the place! No one but builders were there to greet us. After walking down some very steep internal steps We... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

First of all, it was very hard to find it, as it is located on the hill with super narrow road to it and many similar crossing roads, which really confused the driver. Vehicles going to another direction were constantly jamming the road, which was curving through littered areas. No lunch available as 'the cook went home'. We were promissed... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We had a pleasant 2 night stay at Mount View Cottage in February. The room was very comfortable with a good shower/ toilet and a small balcony overlooking a really nice panoramic view. The food was good and a cold beer was always available. The manager was helpful and jovial and was good enough to organise a van to take... More

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

To be honest, I am shocked that so far this place has managed to hold a four star rating. When we arrived the guesthouse we saw did not live up to those kind of expectations... it really shook our faith in TripAdvisor. The decor was horrendous - like some sort of mountain chalet from the seventies: clashing patterns, ads for... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

it is a very nice and simple place. the owner was very helpful to all of our needs. we had a very good dinner which we did not expect as it is a small place which does not consist of a restaurant within

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

It's a simple but warm place, warm decor and warm people. The inn owner Lawerence is very kind and attentative, who tried to satisfy all our needs. And the room charge is very reasonable. It was very relaxing having breakfast by the window at the dining room.

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Compared to cost accommodation in Nuwara Elliya, this guest house can be considered as very good value for money. The guest house keeper Austin Lawrence has been extremely helpful and attentive all our needs. The accommodation seems to be aimed at budget/short term travelers and has just sufficient room for a spacious bed a small table and a chair. The... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We were really grateful for the recommendation to stay at MountView Cottage. We were greeted by the father of the owner who couldn't have been more welcoming and warm. The public areas, rooms and bathroom were pleasantly decorated and shiny clean. The bathroom was spacious and we had a great shower. We had free wifi and a television. I'm not... More

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mountviewsrilanka, Owner at MountView Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam We are really appreciate for your valuable comment.I hope you are enjoy your vacation in srilanka.Thank You again your memory about our place .Most welcome your next visit in srilanka .Thank You Regards Shiromi More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

It was a very enjoyable stay here. It's run by a very friendly and helpful husband and wife. It's a little out of town but it's a short and enjoyable walk in there. There was free wifi too. The rooms are nice and I'd recommend it to a friend.

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mountviewsrilanka, Owner at MountView Cottage, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam Thank you very much for your valuable comment.Again thank you your lovey and memorable stay with us.Thank You Regards Shiromi More

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Address: End of st Andrew's Drive | 31/20,Sri Piyathissapura,Under Bank, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
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Welcome to MountView Cottages.Establish 2011.Now you can enjoy new MountView cottage.Spacious view of tea plantation,jungle and mountains.Specially our new place located highest point of nuwara eliya. ... more   less 
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