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Waterfalls Homestay

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only stayed one night but were overwhelmed by the beauty of the picturesque scenery that this homestay is situated in. Run by two Australians who we found very very personable. If we return to Sri Lanka this will be one of our bases.

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Norfolk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant small place to stay in Ella. We had an amusing power cut and it was a shame that the owners weren't cooking on the evening we stayed but they recommended a great place for dinner. Breakfast was marvellous, the jam was amazing and you can visit the organic tea plantation where the jam is made too if you have... More 

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Binningup, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in the relatively new Garden room which suited us just fine. A chair or somewhere to sit or out the front of the room would be a bonus, but we had access to the communal area upstairs so cant complain. Also a bit of a lack of space to store things inside but we think the room was very... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had two rooms, the jungle room which our kids loved and the garden room. Nice rooms, fantastic view. Beds are good, very nice bathroom. No airco but you do not need that in Ella. Wifi did not work in room but was ok in the main area/terrace. Every morning we could hear and see the monkeys jumping from our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a night on our honeymoon. Really beautiful place, brilliant hosts and delicious breakfast! Wished we had stayed longer. It's worth staying a few days. The location is good too, you can walk to town, it takes about 15 minutes.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

The location is amazing, very romantic. The room was small but has the view to the jungle (the jungle room) and there is privacy and it was clean. Free WIFI, food can be ordered and you can get good tips where to travel around. The staff is very nice, loving and helpfull , the owner is an Australian lady, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

We stayed three nights and wish we had stayed longer. Do NOT just spend one night here. What's the point? There's loads to see in and around Ella and what's wrong with a bit of relaxation. Karen and Khia make the most delicious breakfasts and are the best hosts EVER. So, take my word for it: stay at least two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Homestay... We really felt at home here with those lovely people, who did everything to make those two days unforgettable.... Good room, bed, clean, good breakfasts. Almost impossible to leave... Thank you, Kiah and parents, we will recommand you to all the people in the Netherlands..... Martine and Cees

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I only stayed 1 night after catching the rain from Nuwara Eliya but wished we had done 2 or 3. The accommodation is set into the mountainside with magnificent views looking up the valley towards Ella rock. A fantastic setting for Karen's delicious breakfast and an afternoon beer or wine surrounded by the wildlife. Close proximity to... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Karen and Khia, what a lovely property you run in Ella, the view is incredible, the rooms are so comfortable, but you are the ones that make it. You are both so in touch with your visitors, ensuring their needs are met. Thanks for the round of applause when we finally came back from our Ellas Rock hike, for the... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Waterfall Homestay perched on top of a hill, directly in front of a waterfall, surrounded by jungle makes this one of the most stunning places in Ella to stay. Choose from three beautiful rooms, two with 180 degree views and one with french doors opening on to a large veranda. Relax on the sundeck and watch the monkeys playing in their jungle garden while Kamal, one of the best cooks in Sri lanka, prepares your meals for you. Waterfalls is a piece of paradise and only 1.5km from the town of Ella makes it definitely worth venturing of the beaten track for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Waterfalls Homestay

Address: Watagodawaththa, Ella 90090, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
Price Range: $45 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Waterfalls Homestay Hotel Ella
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