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Sunnyside Holiday Bungalow

Bandarawela Road, Ella, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #17 of 65 Ella B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very close to railway station so you can walk (also to one of Ella's most known sightseeings = Ella rock). Peacfull accomodation and I enjoyed drinking tea while seating in garden in front of the house. Rooms are very big and I liked bathroom which was like half opened with a lot of day light coming in. The lady owner... More

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Vancouver, Canada
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had a great stay for 3 nights - perfect for us and our young kids. Cynthia made us feel very welcome and the property is lovely. Visitors should know it is not in the middle of Ella, but is a short 10 minute walk (more difficult at night when it is dark) along the main road into town. Also,... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Very nice guesthouse, just a short walk away from the village of Ella. The garden is very well maintained and the whole place is very peaceful. The room was good, comfy bed and practical bathroom. The only advice I would give would be to remove the carpets! They are not very clean and personally I prefer to have a clean... More

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Bideford, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

A lovely place run by lovely people. The rooms big and airy and the beds comfportable, only thong is you can her the road when large vehicle s climb the hill. The owners are really nice and make sure you want for nothing. Breakfast is very good and we had an evening meal there which was equally very good. The... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

Room n toilet are big n clean! Amazing food!Cinthia's really friendly, feels like home! Nice house n 5min walking from Ella town! No alcohol's allowed there but you won't stay in the house, Ella town has good bars, specially Chill Cafe!

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Winnipeg, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at this lovely guest house for two nights while touring through Ella. Cynthia the owner is a wonderful hostess absolutely charming and made me feel right at home. She is. Very kind me genuine person and I appreciated the fact there was no smoking or drinking encouraged. It made for a peaceful relaxing stay. The location is perfect... More

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Bristol, UK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Sunnyside is amazing value for money. This is one of the cheapest places we stayed all holiday, and you wouldn't know it at all. Cynthia was so kind, we were having a minor emergency with a poorly baby and she was very gracious indeed about letting us use the phone to rearrange our plans. There was a swing which even... More

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19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We stayed here after two seperate recommendations from friends who have stayed at Sunnyside. The place was pleasant and clean and the owner was really friendly. The only thing that annoyed us a bit was when we called up, we asked specifically if the price included tax and the person on the phone told us that it was all included... More

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Pune, India
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

There`s not much to explore in Ella since it`s a small town. So if you want to base camp for Little Adams peak or Ella rock or walk along the tracks towards Demodara, you may stay anywhere ; BUT if you want to meet a very humble and honest person, I suggest you stay here. Cynthia ma`am is a very... More

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125 reviews 125 reviews
93 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

We spent two nights in this very nice accomodation. The room was big, clean and there were some good additional touches like two large bottles of free mineral water. The outside areas are lovely as is the garden. Breakfast was good and plentiful and the evening meal also well cooked and filling. Cynthia has a very good staff who have... More

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Address: Bandarawela Road, Ella, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
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