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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Ella Hilltop Guesthouse certainly has a view through Ella Gap to die for. As other reviewers have remarked the family that runs the place are friendly and helpful as are the staff. However as Ella now has an incredible array of guest houses and small hotels, I suspect that Hilltop which has been in business more than 20 years is...

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Thank Chris M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in Ella for three nights, and were very happy with our choice of hotel. Hilltop Guesthouse was easy to find, our room was clean and spacious, and the common area terraces were lovely with wonderful views of the Ella gap. The owner provided a map and other information about the area when we arrived, and helped us when...

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Thank Jessie E
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a one night stay here after the slow, scenic railway journey from Nuwara Eliya You get the best views here down through the Ella Gap with little Adams Peak to the left - just lovely. Good location just a short walk down the hill straight into the town The bedroom was fine, if a little cramped, but the...

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Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This accommodation is basic but is excellent value. The owners (husband and wife) are very nice people and ensured our stay was comfortable. They were very friendly, sincere and helpful throughout our stay. It is a few minutes walk from Ella centre which offers excellent choice of resteraunts and bars.

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Thank JohnKenna
Tilburg, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 September 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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Thank Jeroen_v_HH
Reviewed 20 September 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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Thank Naomi H
Muenster, Germany
Reviewed 19 September 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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Thank andreea310
Reviewed 14 September 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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Thank Georgina I
Reviewed 5 September 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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Thank Susan A
New York
Reviewed 21 August 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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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 

Additional Information about Hilltop Guest House

Address: Hilltop, Ella 30090, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
Price Range: ₹ 1,906 - ₹ 3,336 (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, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one of the front rooms. Amazing views!”
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 of 5 bubbles bena837, 23 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs have a view but a shared balcony area outside.”
 of 5 bubbles JimmyFino, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“The rooms upstairs are pricier, but worth it for the location and verandah view.”
 of 5 bubbles wayneinmelton, 17 Dec 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, 6 Oct 2014 | Read review
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