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Heritage Home

Bungalow -
7 Bedrooms , 6 Bathrooms , Sleeps 14
Handessa, Kandy District, Central Province
Eladetta Walauwa, a sprawling 20,000 sq.ft. mansion was built in the late 1800s by Cuda Banda Nugawela, a Kandyan Chieftain who was the custodian of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha at the Temple of the Tooth - Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy. It has now been restored to its original glory with added modern conveniences.

A Walauwa is a manor or mansion – inhabited in the past by persons considered to be aristocratic. Kandy had many such aristocratic families - a unique group amongst the many such that makes up the colorful fabric of Sri Lankan society.

Offering a haven of peace and tranquility, Eladetta Walauwa will give its visitors a unique and an unforgettable experience of the hospitality of the once glorious Kandyan nobility. The picturesque garden is full of flowering plants and foliage. An estate of tea, coconut, herbs and s...
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Listing #FKN9237202
About the Owner
Dewaki N
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2018
Interaction with guests
While the privacy of the guests is maintained, on occasion when the family members who occupy the Bungalow are available, the guests will have the opportunity to discuss the history of the place, current background and other related topics directly with them at their convenience. Furthermore, guests will be afforded a personalized service, a homely-touch and may have the opportunity to partake in meals with them.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (30)
  • En Suite Rooms (5)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (30)
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Guests need to ensure that all public areas are used in a manner that the Bungalow Residents and other Guests are not disturbed in any way. Photography/Videography is not...
    1 Full bath
    5 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Kings
    8 Twins
    1 Crib
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  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 7,184 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
This heritage bungalow is situated in the midst of an estate consisting of many crops such as tea, herbs, spices, fruit trees, paddy etc., in an unspoilt village environment.
Getting around
It is recommended that Visitors have their own transportation. However, for nearby travel, bicycles are available at the property. Tuk-Tuks can be arranged.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake: 98.0 km
Railway: Peradeniya: 7.0 km
Ferry: Colombo Harbour: 113.0 km
1) From the Katunayake Airport, one needs to get onto the Colombo - Kandy Road, turn off to the right at Pilimatalawa and proceed 6 kms. to Daulagala. In the Daulagala Town, take the right turn to Elamaldeniya Road, proceed about 3/4 km. and on to the right, one reaches Eladetta Walauwa.
2) From the Peradeniya Railway Station, turn to the left and proceed 5 kms. to Daulagala and turn left to Elamaldeniya Road.
3) From Kandy, come along the road to Nuwara Eliya and turn right at Gelioya. Come through Pethiyagoda 3 kms. to reach Elamaldeniya Road.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 105.0 km.
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