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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Hilltop for one night en route to Etosha. It's a great haven of peace and quiet. Stunning views from the bedroom window and if you are on the first floor you have breakfast on the balcony looking out over the pool and the view. There is a small but very nice pool and pool terrace with sun... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there 3 nights and cannot recommend this place enough. The views of the Ella gap are stunning from the breakfast / dinner area and the rooftop, rooms are clean and comfortable, location is perfect - close to everything but above all the family running the place is genuinely welcoming and a joy to be around. And if you... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place with great view! We managed to get a double room for 3000Rp a night which was a good deal really. Room was okay the toilet was not the best but we managed. The location is great but there is a tuff uphill hike for 7min to reach the hotel but u can always get a tuktuk

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Thank Marwan E
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Worthy staying at hilltop purely for the views from the roof top terrace! The staff are really friendly and the roofs are nice and well kept. It's only a short walk to the centre of Ella so it's perfectly located too. Would highly recommend to anyone passing through ella

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Thank travellerloui
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

This was a really nice guesthouse with great views of Ella gap. The rooms were clean and comfortable, the breakfast was good and the staff was very friendly. If you don't mind walking up and down a slope to get there, this is totally worth the money. A big plus for the hammocks on the roof!

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Vienna Region, Austria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

Hilltop guesthouse is located up the hill in Ella and offers a stunning view of the Ella gap. The rooms are average, for the paid price the bathroom and towels could have been cleaner. Breakfast was tasty and the owners very polite and friendly!!

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Munich, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for four nights. The staff is friendly and they serve good meals. But they don't make up the rooms. So the stink from the canalisation in the bathroom got stronger every day (and some things were crawling out if it from time to time). And I don't think they ever change the blankets on the bed. Don't forget... More 

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Volda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Hilltop guesthouse for 2 nights. The view was stunning. After some long days with travelling it was nice to chill out on the rooftop in the hammocks. The rooms were ok, but the best about this place were absolutely the view AND the very helpful straff. Thanks a lot for a comfortable stay!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Booked as a result of good TA reviews and a mention in Lonely Planet but we were disappointed. Nice friendly staff,excellent breakfast,convenient location were the good points. The bad was our room was dirty and obviously hadn't been cleaned properly for some time. We can accept shabby and worn but not dirty. Every time you looked in the mirror you... More 

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Privas, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Located close of the main road. 15min walk to the train station. Very nice rooms, everything is very clean and very quiet. The view on Ella's Gap is like a dream... The hosts are incredibly nice and helpful. They will give you precious tips for your stay and your holidays ! The breakfast and dinner are delicious. 40 min to... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hilltop Guest House is the perfect place to relax and enjoy fantastic views from our terrace, a friendly welcome and delicious food. We offer advice about local walks and places to visit, a book exchange and comfortable en-suite rooms with mosquito nets and hot showers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilltop Guest House

Address: Hilltop, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
Price Range: $32 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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