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Green Hill

Passara road | Sapumalthanna, Ella, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #28 of 69 Ella B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Krystal L San Francisco, California
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for one night in July. I can't imagine staying longer than that. The room we stayed in seemed smaller than it looked in the pictures and the furnishings were beyond sparse. The bathroom had lots of bugs in it, likely due to the unscreened window that was wide open when we arrived. The terrace area was pleasant... More

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed three nights here in sept 2014. Upon arrival we were shown our room that looked not quite as good as the ones in the photos we had seen. Turns out they have a private cottage separate to the other 4 rooms. Much more spacious and light ... And it literally looks gun barrel straight down between Ella gap... More

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Haifa, Israel
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Green Hill is one of the best places we stayed all over Sri Lanka in our 1 month trip. I came here, after staying here 3 years ago, and I remembered the great view, good food, and friendly service. 1) The view is just amazing and worth it by itself. Just open your door room, and have the best view... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The guesthouse has a stunning view over the Ella Gap. We have stayed three nights at the Greenhill. The fisrt night in a smaller room, but the matress was to thin and we could move to another room. The owners try to make you feel welcome. We also loved the curry and the nice terrace.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved staying at the Green Hill guesthouse. The people are very friendly and helpfull. We stayed at the cottage they offer wich was really nice with a great view. Both breakfast and dinner are really good! I recommend this place to everyone!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely stay. Welcoming family and great food. Recommended things for us to do and helpful sorting tuk tuks. As mentioned below did try to up sell to more expensive room but not in bad way and very polite. Stayed in 45usd room, comfy and clean. Shower was cold but we didn't really mind after hot day and long walk. Up... More

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Giussano, Italy
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This is really a five star guesthouse: intimate (only has four rooms), extremely clean and with a lovely view of the mountains and little adam s peak. The owner is caring,discrete and pays attention to little details, spoiling his guests. Fruit juices are amazing especially if tasted on the terrace. Dinners and breakfasts are also very good and complete. So,... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is a hidden gem hide in little walking distance from the town. One of the best scenery of the Ella gap the view was just absolutely phenomenal. Rooms are cosy tidy clean and well equipped. Relax and wonderful surroundings neighbouring forest reserve. Family cooked Foods are clean and well presented. Give a ring to Mr prasanna 0094779192937 or 0094572050022... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Very calm and atmospheric place with a fantastic view located above Ella gap. The host is very attentive and service oriented. Food was great. The house can be reached only via a small path through the jungle (it is a 20 minutes walk from the centre of Ella). Be sure to take a torch :-) The place is not cheap... More

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14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Oh dear lord, the food is to die for. Podi and his beautiful family are just lovely. The views... I don't have words to tell you how beautiful. The only thing is that if you have mobility problems, the path would be tricky. Podi is very helpful people, too. Did I mention the food? Best coconut sambal in Sri Lanka.... More

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Address: Passara road | Sapumalthanna, Ella, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
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