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View Point Villa

Passara Road | 8th Mile Post, Ella, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #7 of 13 Specialty lodging in Ella
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The stay in view point villa was just perfect. We had an amazing villa with a very good view! The team members are very nice. They helped us a lot as i forgot my bag in a taxi. They succeeded in finding the taxi driver who came back to ella to give it to me. Moreover we took a cooking... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You've got a splendit view from this hotel, but it is expensive (you really have to negotiate about the prices). Also the restaurant is too expensive. We made the fault to leave some cheque cards in the hotel and they were stolen. As the drain was blocked and a horible fetor captured our room, the owner of the hotel did... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We stayed only one night at View Point, but should have been there 3 or 4. Came in late after train got delayed, but dinner was arranged no time at the outside dinner table at the villa. Food : Excellent food every way. Villa quality is another, clean linen, very spacious and view is breath taking. Overall excellent place to... More

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Branxton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We spent one night at view point villa and we were greeted by the most enthusiastic staff who wasted no time getting us a cold drink and carrying our bags up to our room. The room was amazing, clean and comfortable. The food was great and the service you could not get better in a 5 star hotel. We had... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Thankfully positioned way out of the bustling, tacky town of Ella, amidst the tea plantations this small hotel was in an idyllic position. The views over the hills were ever changing but always stunning. The rooms in individual bungalows were decorated in a bit of a wacky way but the teddies on the beds welcomed us. Unfortunately there were problems... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Our Favourite Place in Sri Lanka! We had a awesome view from our bungalow and the manager was really nice. He even tought us how to cock rice and curry, and it was the best rica and curry we ate in whole sri lanka.The room was decorated in its own way (which I find sympathic) and everything was clean. We... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

The room was good but the hot water was not working and the meals were poor. The service was not attentive although apparently understaffed. 6 km from Ella. Recommend the walk to Little Adams Peak. Ella is a great location for trains

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

t was the worst experience we had in a hotel in Sri Lanka. We arrived there with high expectations after reading the review from Lonely Planet. After a very difficult climb of the steep bumpy driveway, we were welcomed very very coldly by a young guy that seemed to be the manager. We had a look at the room, we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

I love this place, the staff are very helpful, warm and friendly, and the owner, Suna is very hospitable. The views are worth the six km trip out of Ella as the place is very peaceful. Just prior to sunset, the birdlife comes alive and some rather rare Sri Lankan bird species can be seen as well as heard. Dont... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We arrived in Ella from the train which was a fabulous journey with plenty of great scenery to enjoy. The accommodation is abt 6kms out of town and when you arrive the scenery is just spectacular. The villa we stayed in was great, beautiful balcony with panoramic views, big bathroom with plenty of hot water and a bedroom that looks... More

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Address: Passara Road | 8th Mile Post, Ella, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
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Isolated spot 6km from Ella. View Point's brightly coloured villas combine soaring wooden ceilings with a modern bathroom. There are great hill and tea plantation views from the breezy open verandas. ... more   less 
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