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Waterfalls Homestay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed in Waterfalls Home stay for 4 nights in January 2016. Our room was beautiful with the amazing view to the jungle. Their cat Tinkelbell visited us every day :) We started our days with delicious breakfast eaten on the lovely terrace. We miss their homemade bread! We also had excellent dinner there. This is a right place... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful Homestay is set in the hills of Ella. Fantastic scenery looking out into waterfall being a great place to relax and enjoy. Lovely clean place, rooms were great. We had 2 adults and 2 kids in one room with fold out bed and 2 more adults in another room. The breakfast was really nice and was different for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We had two nights with our one year old daughter. Our room was lovely and the breakfast a real treat. The views are just like the photos and the locations is perfect for getting in and around Ella either by foot or tuk tuk. You can get good cheap food next door for dinner if you need to. The mother/daughter... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in May. Karen was a wonderful host and made us feel very welcome from the moment we arrived. The rooms are of a very high standard and were definitely some of the best we stayed in during our stay in Sri Lanka. The breakfast was delicious too - homemade bread, eggs fruit and curd all... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Waterfalls Homestay is a lovely place where you really relax and hang out after a long hike e.g. up to Ellas Rock. The terrace with a view to the waterfalls and rice fields is simply breathtaking! Moreover, the rooms are very clean, nicely furnished and the owners (Australian family) are very nice and kind. They helped us with everything -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Karen is an amazing host. The guesthouse is beautifully maintained and the verandah where you have have your breakfast each morning has the most beautiful views across Ella's gap. The breakfast too is amazing (Karen makes the bread!) and the coffee is good too. We did some amazing walks around here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

A place you don't want to leave as you feel so peacefull and in communion with nature. Karen is very welcomed and make fell us at home. The road to access the homestay is definitely an adventure and was good fun in a tuk-tuk by night ! Don't miss the short walk to the waterfalls by the railway, such an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

We were absolutely thrilled with everything about Waterfalls Homestay. Karen, the owner, has got the balance spot on by being attentive but not obtrusive. Our room, the Studio, was extremely comfortable with lots of windows so you can take in all aspects of the stunning surrounding forest. The wildlife is amazing; the monkeys watch you whilst you're eating your breakfast... More 

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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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