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Sherwood Cottage

22 Waterfield Drive, Underbank, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #7 of 112 Nuwara Eliya B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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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
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice little cottage with chimney in the community room. It is a little walk from the center but it is located at a hill with nice view. Nice hot water, nice water pressure in the shower. Over all it was very cold in Nuwara Eliya and there was no heating in the room. But that's common in Sri Lanka. So... More

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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The weather in July was cold and damp, and in rooms without heating they were too, but not sure what else you could expect for the price. The owners were fabulous, lots of cups of tea, extra blankets. You need a room in the main block, so you can easily use the lounge, which has a fire and wifi. Good... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guesthouse itself is really nice, good view, nice rooms, friendly and helpful staff. Nuwara Ellya is a nice little town to walk around but the weather there was not nice, as most people say, cold and damp, and rained all the time when we were there, but it's not the guesthouse's fault. Locals say it rains most time, so... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed here 2 nights, but wanted to leave the next day (but could't because of sickness). Our superior room was on the 2nd floor and had 3 window doors from which a cold draft came in. We slept under 3 blankets. The bathroom was smelly and also were the towels (which weren't dry the next moning, coz of the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Nuwara Eliya was the place we would have mind missing on our journey. We were there in July and it was very cold and rained continuously. Sherwood Cottage is well away from the center (which is not very funny when it rains) and the place did not live up to the nice review on TripAdvisor. The rooms were very cold... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The location is good. The staff seemed nice, but I was only there one night. They did not show us how to turn the hot water heater on and we were not able to get the switch to work, so we were not able to take a hot shower, which was a bummer. Make sure to ask for an extra... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We arrived after a tortuous bus ride from Candy that had more hairpins than my mums beehive. (Take the train, it's awesome). We called Mishan from the bus stop and gave the phone to the tuk tuk driver who deposited us at the guest house. Mishan welcomed us and said they would prepare dinner, we didnt need to go out... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This small guesthouse has a beautiful view over Nuwara Eliya. The rooms all have a nice view and en suite bathrooms. It is away from the hectic centre. Only the road to the house is a bit hard to find and not in the best condition.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Nice clean and friendly, though high up on the hill. We did have to pay for driver accomodation and food, at a lower rate. The breakfast we ordered was very nice though. they are building a new place next door, so in a year or so, this could be very nice indeed. The views over Nuwara eliya were amazing!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here wihere my family .mishan mother were extremely welcoming. Mishan mother made us delicious meals.it was like at home.the family was very nice with us from the beginning to end of our stay.my wife and threchidrens enjoyed on stay he

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Address: 22 Waterfield Drive, Underbank, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
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Sherwood cottage is a high quality accommodation, equipped with modern facilities. Situated at just below the mount Pedro (the highest mountain in Sri Lanka) and surrounded by extreme natural beauty of rain forest. It has superb views over looking misty mountains range and valley of down town.Ten minutes walk to the city center ensure that the gust can quickly accesses to local points interest such as bus station, super market, post office, restaurants and pubs. This charming country cottage offers two spacious double rooms and two spacious attic family rooms with balconies, each included with large en suite bathrooms, wardrobes, Wi-Fi access facility. Step inside the Sherwood cottage and everything taken care of by friendly team. We guarantee every guest a warm welcome and comfortable stay. ... more   less 
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