My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights while in Haputale. Dias has arguably one of the best pieces of land in town. The view from the guesthouse is absolutely amazing (assuming you are not socked in by clouds). Dias, the owner, is very friendly and is always ready to help with any tours or sites you want to see. I enjoyed sitting with him at night and discussing Sri Lankan history and culture.
The downside to this place are the rooms. Both of the cottages were booked, so we stayed in the room on the top floor of the half-built building. The room was ok, the bed was semi comfortable but the pillows were pretty bad. We had to ask for blankets and towels and the towels we got were absolutely flithy. We didn't dare use them and thankfully had brought our own travel towels which we were hoping to not use because nothing dries well in the rainy season there. We also had to keep asking them to turn our water on because it was turned off during the days when they were doing construction. I think even a small amount of care and attention to the rooms would go a long way here.
We had breakfast and dinner here and the food was great. It's all local food, so be prepared if you are not a fan of rice and curry. We always felt a little judged like we did not eat enough because our massive bowl of rice was not empty, so that was awkward at times.
Overall it was a good experience and as I said, just a bit more work and this place will be great.
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