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Tilburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Ella has the most relaxing atmosphere in Sri Lanka and with Ella rock and little Adam's peak a beautiful surroundings. Hilltop guest house happen to have the best view on this called "ella's gap"! The guesthouse is 5-10min walk from the station and we were welcomed very friendly. We got a drawn map from the surrounding from all the walks....

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Reviewed September 20, 2016

the staff there is very friendly and helpful. rooms are clean and nice.you have to walk up the hill a bit, but it's not too far away from the centre of Ella. the highlight of this guest house is the rooftop, it's just a stunning view to Ella gap!

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Muenster, Germany
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 days and enjoyed it very much. First of all the view is AMAZING! There is a great roof terrace from where you have a stunning view on Little Adams Peek, Ella Rock and the whole Ella Gap! We could have watched forever. The staff and owners are very nice, friendly and very eager to help...

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Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in the middle of our Sri Lanka trip and would thoroughly recommend. The rooms are spotless and the views are unbeatable- if you have an upstairs room, the balcony view looks out over Ella Gap and there are even better views from the upstairs roof terrace. We had breakfast both days and the food...

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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights .. It's the ideal Location for any people - groups, couples, solo travellers. Great location, 3 minute walk (steep hill coming back) to the main town area where we found a few great bars. The room was clean with lovely hot showers. The food was great - we had breakfast both mornings and dinner one...

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New York
Reviewed August 21, 2016

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...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 10, 2016 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...

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed August 8, 2016 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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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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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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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 

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Address: Hilltop, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
Price Range: $28 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“first floor has the best views”
 of 5 bubbles Largo8, Aug 21, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one of the front rooms. Amazing views!”
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 of 5 bubbles bena837, Oct 23, 2015 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs have a view but a shared balcony area outside.”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyFino, Jul 23, 2015 | Read review
“The rooms upstairs are pricier, but worth it for the location and verandah view.”
 of 5 bubbles wayneinmelton, Dec 17, 2014 | Read review
“Pick rooms 2 and 3, then 1 and 4. All are balcony rooms, sharing a long wide balcony. Other rooms have rooftop access and a restaurant with equally good view.”
 of 5 bubbles AvimanyuR, Oct 6, 2014 | Read review
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