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'Upies Folly Bungalow', Habarana - -Rooms To Let

'Upies Folly ' Bungalow , Habarana,   4 Rooms  to Let
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'Upies Folly ' Bungalow , Habarana,   4 Rooms  to Let
Drive way to Bungalow. Did you ever dream that Upie's Folly was part of Nature ?
Part of beautiful Garden of ' Upie's Folly ' Bungalow
Rustic Verandah with Scenic view of lake and  surroundings, with Safari 
Elephants going past
Sitting and Dining Section
Part of Pantry. Guests can prepare  their Meals if necessary with   Assistance of  Bungalow Staff
Section of Pantry
Section of Pantry
Bird Watch Balcony- Relax and  watch what nature offers you
Relax on the Balcony with a section  for Drinks and Eats with Sink.
Part of Spacious ' OLU ' Bedroom No. 1
'OLU ' Bedroom No1. with  Baggage Shelf ,Dressing & Writing Table .
Spacious 'NELUM' Bedroom No.2  with Cot
'NELUM' B/room No.2 
Cupboard,Dressing & Writing Table / Baggage Shelf/Bathroom with hot cold shower
'MANEL' Bedroom No 3.
'Manel' Bedroom No.3 
Dressing & Writing Table/Baggage Shelf/ Clothes Cupboard
'ARALIYA'  Bedroom No 4 with Dressing & Writing Table
'ARALIYA' Bedroom No.4 Dressing & Writing Table /Cupboard
Section of Bathroom attached to each Bedroom
Wash Basin (section) of Bathroom attached to each Bedroom
2 Drivers  at a time can be provided with Free  accommodation  with Free parking  within premises
Relax at the Garden 
Sit out and watch the Safari Elephants go past the Bungalow to the Lake.
BBQ on Lawn. 
What a grand finale to our Holiday ?
Garden Swing.This is by popular request by  the
Guests to have this traditional Swing
Safari Elephant going Past the Bungalow
Rock Squirrel in Garden
Monkey enjoying a stolen  King Coconut
Monkeys in  the Garden
Hornbill in the Garden
Garden Lotus Pond
Wild Elephants at Minneriya park ( 8 KM Away - 15 minutes Drive from Bungalow.
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Private Room , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 3
Habarana, North Central Province
Furnished Bungalow with 4 Bedrooms attached Tiled Bathrooms Hot / Cold Showers. With Common amenities of Verandah, Sitting & Dining section,Balcony,well equipped Pantry ,Garden Sit -outs.
Sited on large Garden adjacent to lake in Tranquil surroundings.
Paradise for Bird watching. 5 minutes drive to town for all tourist needs.
Drivers Quarters & Parking available at site Free of charge
Safari Elephants enter the Lake opposite the Bungalow to wade through the marshy waters which is a great attraction to watch while the monkeys in the garden entertain the Guests with their pranks.
Operates on a Self Catering basis .or order meals with prior notice.
Guests can bring provisions and have meals prepared by themselves or by Bungalow Staff free of charge Pantry is fully equipped for storage of food items and Guests have access to th...
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Listing #HL1901538
About the Owner
Upaka W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Bungalow Staff is available 24/7 and is conversant in English, Sinhalese & Tamil. They would also be helpful in arranging general transport requirements and also Getting 4 W/D vehicles to visit the National Parks and going on Elephant Safaris No Service Charge is passed, on to Guests.e. In lieu of same ,Guests may consider Ex Gratia payments to Staff if satisfied with services rendered
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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We had a terrible time. service from caretaker Kumara very poor...also there is no flexibility...if u want to stay after 10 am next day they charge charge Rs. 5000/-. Not like other bungalows we have been in Sri Lanka. Even we prefer to pay 5000...More

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Upaka W, VR Owner at 'Upies Folly Bungalow', Habarana - -Rooms To Let, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Tripadvisor asked me for a review of a party that occupied my Bungalow in Dec 2016 .I responded by stating that I had no party staying with me in Dec 2016 sent through Tripadvisor. Today (23rd Mar 2017 ) I noticed an adverse review published...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (15)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
1.No corkage on Liquor 2.No Service Charge. In lieu, Guests may consider an Ex-gratia payment to Staff if satisfied with service provided. 3.Check In /Out times flexible...
    4 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    7 Twins
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 1 night
₹ 2,370
US$ 35
₹ 16,588
US$ 245
₹ 66,351
US$ 980
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Late fee after closing time 11 PM- per every 30 minutes or part thereof: ₹ 135 / stay - Fee
  • .Service Fee( Preparation Fee ) BBQ for 2 persons ( Addl person US $ 1: ₹ 339 / stay - Fee
  • Laundry per 5 KG Wash: ₹ 339 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
1.Room for 2 persons - 25th Feb to 24th June2017 Us $ 20/- . Above 2
persons , US $ 15 Per additional person per Night.. Maximum per Room 3
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About the neighbourhood
In relation to Upies Folly, Habarana , Town is within 1 KM distance. The Town consists of Bus & Railway Terminals, Hospital, Police Station, Post Office, Communication Centres, Super Markets & Grocery shops,plenty of Food Outlets,Liquor Shops etc. In case of need , vehicles such as vans for Passenger Transport , 4 W/D Vehicles for jungle Safaris are freely available on hire.Habarana is famouse for its Elephant Safaris and this too is available in plenty within 5 minutes walk.
Getting around
Cheapest way to get around would be by public transport by Bus or Train.
However this may not be to your liking by way of timing and convenience.Next would be by Three Wheelers ( Referred to as Tuk Tuks ) which are available in plenty.Visiting the Wild life Parks require 4 W/Drive vehicles which can be hired at ease. Cars and vans too are available on hire to visit places of interest.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Sigiriya Air strip: 24.0 km
Railway: Habarana: 2.0 km
From the Capital City of Colombo it is 185 k m via Warakapola , Kurunegala, Dambulla and to Habarana. With the opening of the Katunayaka Expressway, it is faster to get to Habarana via Colombo, Katunayaka,Giriulla, Kurunegala and Dambulla. Approaching Habarana from Dambulla , watch out for Habarana Sign Board on Left ( Approx. 21 KM ). Proceed slowly for 25 Metres & take gravel Road on left ( at Culvert No. 112/6 ) with name Board reading Upies Folly Holiday Bungalow with street name Ela Para. Proceed on this road till road ends ( less than 1/4 km). At the end of road on the right is Upie's Folly with name board on the gate reading & Ranmal Pedessa
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 85.0 km.
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