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Hillcot Residence

No. 06, Kelegala Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a little disappointed with my stay at Hillcot Residences, as based in their website and price I had expected an upscale place. It is a nice guesthouse but not more than that. With ~120€/night it was about three times as expensive as other places we stayed, but not really any better. Positives: - rooms are nicely decorated with... More 

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Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"Stayed there for 2 nights. Service was excellent and the staff was extremely helpful. Enjoyed breakfast and dinner @ the bungalow, specially the delicious rice and curry for dinner.we will be back for sure..

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

booked independently and in advance after a recommendation from a friend. it Was the start of a srilankan road trip and it was excellent. We had three nights on 5th to 8th June. Room was great. A great location not too far from town . Everywhere was accessible. Prassanna and The Staff were friendly, helpful and provided a very good... More 

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Hong Kong Region, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We had not planned to visit Nuwara eliya‎ on our trip to Sri Lanka and was glad we did, the beautiful hill country is a must see with acres and acres of cultivated tea cool weather and some of the most hospitable locals we met on our trip. on the way up we tried to book a couple of recommended... More 

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Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Hillcot bunglow may be best kept secret in nuwara eliya. It was quite simply the most comfortable, restful and welcoming places I stayed in nuwara eliya. A party of eight of us, family and friends (with 2 children) on a 2 weekend trip to nuwara eliya where fortunate enough to find hillcot residence /bungalow – thanks to prasanna and his... More 

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Galle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

I stayed @ Hillcot Bungalow with my family in May which was the best staying experience i had in Nuwaraeliya so far. I have stayed in 4 locations previously & after reading some good reviews here i thought to give a try @ Hillcot. The location is beautiful, they have a beautiful, spacious garden & the room i stayed was... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

this is my first review on tripadvisor and im very happy to give it to hillcot bungalow residence My husband and I stayed here for three nights on our honeymoon at the end of may 2015, and both of us were thoroughly impressed . Yeshan was very good at the booking stages and on arrival prassana greeted us and took... More 

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Yeshan S, Manager at Hillcot Residence, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for taking the time to review our property, We are pleased to hear that you and your husband have had a memorable stay with us, particularity considering that it was on your honeymoon; Appreciate the comments as expressed. Thank you for appraising us on the staff's attentiveness and ability to meet your requests. We've taken a... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Staying here feels like being in heaven! My parents and I stayed for two night as part of a trip around Srilanka, during which we stayed in 8 B&Bs... this one was by far the best! It's location was convenient (only 5 min. off the town just about the lake), yet was still secluded and peaceful. The manager prsana and... More 

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Yeshan S, Manager at Hillcot Residence, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for taking the time to review our property, We are pleased to hear that you and your family had a pleasant stay with us. Thank you for you comments on the staff's ability to help you with your requirements, as well as make you feel comfortable and at ease during your stay. Appreciate greatly the wonderful... More 

Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

If your looking for a hotel with lots of people. This isn’t the place for you. However if peace and serenity coupled with excellent service and excellent food this is it. Being 5 min. walk from the city/town was pretty cool The garden and the main bedrooms face the lake. Waking up to this view and having your morning coffee... More 

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Yeshan S, Manager at Hillcot Residence, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. Greatly Appreciate the wonderful review. We are very pleased to hear that you have really enjoyed your stay with us. Particularly so with regards to the service and food that was available to you. Will pass on your compliments to the staff and the chef’s as well. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We reserved Hillcot as newly weds for our honeymoon tour. everything was soo perfect. from the very beginning Mr. Yeshan was very helpful, guiding us through the reservation process & transportation arrangements. we were recieved with a warm welcome by Mr.Prasanna. & he took care of us very well. food was perfect. well served. & we were quite happy about... More 

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Yeshan S, Manager at Hillcot Residence, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to review our property; appreciate your sentiments as expressed. We pride ourselves on customer satisfaction. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your honeymoon stay. Particularly so with regards to the food; as we’ve put in a lot of effort to ensure that it is perfect, will convey your compliments onto... More 

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