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Planters Bungalow Ella

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  • Excellent65%
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time at Planters Bungalow. Room was very comfortable with beautiful, traditional, wooden furniture and very clean. The accommodation is surrounded by stunning, peaceful gardens with coconut trees and wildlife with a backdrop of the picture postcard hills and landscape. Just ask...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

You can tell that this place underwent an upgrade and it shows. Premises look great, nice rooms, beautiful garden. Staff does not always know what to do and when to do it, but they will get there. Good food!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eight of us friends (4 couples) stayed at this resort for 3 nights following our medical school reunion in early July. It was recommended to us and booked by a reputed tour company Hayleys and although we were all Srilankans the price was quoted in...More

2  Thank thambap
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very friendly small hotel on the mid-levels. Originally the home of a colonial tea plantation owner. The original bungalow has been converted into 4 rooms but avoid those and go for the new modern tree top bungalow. Sleeps 4 and has a small kitchen...More

1  Thank Rob w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best place we stayed during our whole trip to Sri Lanka! Away from the hustle & bustle of Ella, 10 minute drive. Newly renovated original 1800’s plantation bungalow, 3 rooms in actual bungalow with additional external rooms. Beautiful location, fabulous views, peaceful & quiet. Lovely...More

1  Thank Mark L
Response from Saminda R, Owner at Planters Bungalow EllaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear mam saminda R, Owner at Planters Bungalow Ella, responded to this review, Thank you very much for taking your valuable time and review our property. We keep beautiful memories in our heart of your visit. And hope to see you again at Planters Bungalow...More

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Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$ 103 - US$ 255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Elledm1
9 August 2017|
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Response from Saminda R | Property representative |
Hello Elledm, Thank you very much for your email. We are very happy to inform you we had upgraded our hotel up to 10 rooms. We opened our new rooms from 25th July 2017 and all building constructions and landscaping... More
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curioustraveller19
12 July 2017|
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Response from Hemanthie L | Property representative |
Dear Olivia, Thank you very much for your email. And nice to hear from you again.Mr.Jhon sold the property to his best friend Mr.Saminda from Ella and now is the owner of the Planters Bungalow is Mr.Saminda But if you wish... More
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jennifer p
20 February 2016|
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Response from Saminda R | Property representative |
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