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98 Acres Resort and Spa

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Passara / Namunukula Road Greenland Estate, Ella 90090 Sri Lanka
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Luxury, Eco Friendly Boutique Resort built in a 98 acre tea estate with panoramic views..... 25 villa type rooms, 3 Executive suits, Large swimming pool, Restaurant serving Western and Sri Lankan food, Specialty tea menu, Heli Pad, Wifi Access, Bikes for Rent, Hiking and Biking Facilities, Wonderful Treks and Right in front of Ella's Main Attraction - Little Adams Peak. We do not provide Driver / Guides Accommodation but we are happy to provide you with contact numbers and information of guest houses / hotels in a very close proximity to the resort.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Hiking
Taxi service
Spa
Parking
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Special diet menus
Couples massage
Foot massage
Full body massage
Head massage
Massage
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Sun umbrellas
Dry cleaning
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Bathrobes
Desk
Housekeeping
Private balcony
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Coffee / tea maker
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Safe
Seating area
Sofa
Telephone
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Minibar
Refrigerator
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Grade: 59 out of 100
19Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
3Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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Rohan A wrote a review Nov 22
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spent 3 nights @ 98 acres Ella with friends . The accommodations and views were heavenly . The service at the resort was world class with Prassana who took care of us at the restaurant outstanding together with Oshan our butler who was brilliant . Hiking and other outdoor activities are all in close proximity to the resort which was convenient and is the best place to recharge yourself and forget everything else while you are there .
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Date of stay: November 2020
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dilinibandara wrote a review Nov 18
Colombo, Sri Lanka95 contributions22 helpful votes
Staff is very friendly and helpful rooms are very clean food is excellent breathtaking views and it’s very close to all view points this hotel is a place you should visit I highly recommend this place for everyone
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Date of stay: November 2020
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Shehana Mirza wrote a review Nov 11
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A two night stay at 98 Acres was my 1st year anniversary gift by my husband.It's absolutely a fantastic resort with a breathtaking panoramic view.The property is soo beautiful and was a  splendid stay in the rustic interior.The staff is soo friendly and love the delicious food.The Candle light Dinner arrangement for our anniversary celebration was very well organized with a lovely cake.There was a staff member called "Prasanna" who was soo pleasant & helpful & he treated us soo well with great hospitality.Also Flying Rawana was a great experience with sufficient safety instructions.It was indeed a fabulous & a memorable stay at 98 acres.Will be visiting again ❤❤❤
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Date of stay: August 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Thamira G wrote a review Nov 1
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Best place to release stress and calm your mind.... See the pictures below... you can stay whole day all day along.......good food, excellent staff. Rain or no rain... Sun or not you can stay whole day at room only, not boring.
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Date of stay: October 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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Virgil T wrote a review Oct 2020
Sri Lanka53 contributions1 helpful vote
An amazing experience. Let me paint a picture for you... Close your eyes and dream about spending a weekend at a cottage over the hills. With a view to die for. You wake up in the morning to the sweet melody of birds chirping, the sun brightly appearing over the mountain tops, a cozy room that doesn’t even require and air conditioner and a bed so comfortable you don’t want to leave it. Now add to that picture, extraordinary hotel service. Now wake up!!! Cos it’s not a dream.. you can enjoy all this at 98 Acres. I would say when selecting a room to always speak to the hotel staff. All types of rooms have a view but the best ones are numbered from 1-3 whether it be the delux, honeymoon or executive suits. We chose the one with the balcony pool and it was the best decision we had made. Private, romantic and so secluded you feel like you are part of nature itself. Due to covid there were specific precautions taken and most meals had to be taken at the restaurant while maintaining social distancing. You can opt to go in a butler driven buggy or a romantic walk through the tea plantation to a meal worth the wait. All the 3 course meals we had were perfectly balanced and just right for the two of us. In a way I’m glad the buffet options wasn’t available. I would say that the cherry on top of this eloquently created masterpiece was the spa option we indulged in before coming back to colombo. It was a coffee based scrub and massage for the price of one, a special offer during this season. I know that this pandemic has made us wish 2020 never happened but if you are like me and need to feel hope again and rejuvenate yourself and pray that this too will pass... then.. take that leap.. take your loved one and enjoy a romantic weekend at 98 Acres to get your mind off these troubled times.
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Date of stay: September 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
$246 - $608 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaUva ProvinceElla
NUMBER OF ROOMS
28
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Frequently Asked Questions about 98 Acres Resort and Spa
Which popular attractions are close to 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Nearby attractions include Honey Bee Garden (0.4 miles), Little Adam's Peak (0.4 miles), and Nine Arches Bridge (0.4 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Top room amenities include a minibar, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Conveniently located restaurants include Noname Cafe, Cafe Eden, and Ceylon Tea Factory Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at 98 Acres Resort and Spa?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does 98 Acres Resort and Spa have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.