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Horathapola Estate

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just spent a restful couple of days at this lovely spot. Staff were calm and attentive, showing us life on their plantation and the nearby village. We were treated to delicious meals with ingredients produced organically on the plantation or nearby by two excellent cooks....More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

This has been a wonderful start to our time in Sri Lanka. We're staying here for 2 nights (wish it was longer)after a long flight & couldn't wish for a better place. Everything is perfect - location, accommodation, excellent food using local ingredients, very, very...More

Thank Coe-8
Response from Natasha M, Manager at Horathapola EstateResponded August 27, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share a review. Horathapola Estate is indeed a perfect introduction to Sri Lanka. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our accommodation and services and especially the activities we offer in and around the estate....More

Reviewed 5 days ago

From the moment we arrived, tired after a long flight, we were welcomed warmly by all the staff. We were only staying one night before setting off for a 7 night tour of Sri Lanka and we soon realised we should have stayed the extra...More

Thank Russ S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely start to our first trip to Sri Lanka. The perfect location to relax and acclimatize. Lovely grounds to explore, beautiful gardens, stunning pool and great variety of birds to see. We had a ground floor room with a lovely private terrace leading onto the...More

Thank Elaine S
Response from Natasha M, Manager at Horathapola EstateResponded 6 days ago

Dear Elaine, Thank you for your valuable feedback, much appreciated. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay with us at Horathapola Estate and it was the perfect location to start off your tour. The activities we offer in and around the estate...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 2 nights at this oasis to start our vacation. It gave us a great feel for Sri Lanka agriculture and may be the most relaxing experience we have ever had. The staff is also exemplary. Thaimara, in particular, made our stay amazing. He...More

Thank ewerner0522
Response from Natasha M, Manager at Horathapola EstateResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the lovely review. Horathapola Estate is a perfect introduction to Sri Lanka. I'm so glad you had a great start with us and that our team were very attentive. I hope you had a wonderful holiday in our beautiful island....More

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Pool
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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$292 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$292 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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We paid for the accommodation via a travel agent but had to settle sundry items such as bar bill in cash as they don't accept cards - don't know about the Swiss bank account I'm afraid but thoroughly recomend as a place to... More
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"1st floor with a shared balcony was lovely"
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"I think they were all lovely although there were also a couple of bungalows"
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"Rooms within the main house are stunning and have their own private balconies with views."
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"Try their Srilankan menu"
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