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MountView Cottage

Border of Highest Mountain in Sri Lanka | Under Bank, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

An acceptable hotel and we stayed for 2 nights. The staff were good and concerned. We arrived late night and staff made sure we were comfortable. Very cold in night (winter season) and no heaters available. The mountain view is available only for few rooms, choose accordingly. The breakfast was included in the booking. Quality of food was okay but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cheap, nice room and great view. The food was really not delicious, and is a big downside when the hotel is outside the city. The room smelled damp, and everything felt a bit moist. Overall good for what we payed,but the food really was a let down.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were very welcoming the essentials for staying in this exciting region is there a bed and shower to help you recover from the walks and adventures you will have. The.staff are happy to cook and serve the food to your room. the tea is from the local tea estates.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is nothing fancy, but it's perfectly acceptable. The view is beautiful, which for me is one of the main reasons to visit Nuwara Eliya in the first place. Our room had a nice little balcony where we could have enjoyed the view had it not rained most of the time. Breakfast was good, we got both English and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The rooms in this place are alright and clean. The gentleman in charge was just so friendly and kind. Sadly our boiler broke down. The manager offered access to another shower but we just braved the cold water. The accommodation is in the vicinity of a Buddhist temple so the chanting at 5 am can be a nuisance for light... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

So friendly and the execelent service.Balcony room was fantastic. Nice view of tea fields and mountains. Sri Lankan dinner and basic english breakfast really good.Very clean room and bathroom cozy and comfiy.We ware enjoy our two nights holiday at mountview.Recommended who love simple and quite place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

A very quiet place to stay ..The view is beautiful from the deluxe rooms which include a balcony ..Mr Lawrence at the reception is a very helpful guy ..Enjoyed the stay here ..Only problem is the road leading to the location. .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is the coziest place to be in Nuwara Eliya. The location and the scenery are wonderful (you can have your breakfast overlooking the tea plantations). The 2 km walk uphill are definitely worth. Otherwise there is always the possibility to hire a tuc-tuc (very cheap). The host has a trusted tuc-tuc driver who is very reliable and a really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

MountView Cottage offers great views of the surrounding hills and tea plantations. It’s located at the end of St Andrew’s road (on the hills side). Taking a tuktuk is better than a car / van because the last 500m up the hill is really windy and narrow. A tuktuk to Nuwara Eliya city centre costs around Rs 100-150 (Feb 2015... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We stayed at the Mount View for one night and it was wonderful. It was quite rustic just perfect for a hotel in the mountains. The room was clean and so was the bathroom.The staff was so lovely and helpful. The manager, a very nice man, is always around to respond to any of your needs in the best way... More 

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