About Nuwara Eliya
Situated among verdant tea plantations and at an elevation of 1,990 m, Nuwara Eliya is one of the highest and most attractive towns in Sri Lanka’s hill region offering a welcome antidote to the heat of the coast and low-lying plains. Built by English tea growers, it remained their favourite hill station during colonial times. Nuwara Eliya boasts the best golf course in Sri Lanka and is home to the impressive Hakgala Botanical Gardens, famous for its orchids and roses in the 10,000 species of plantsRead More
Nuwara Eliya Tours
Here are some popular itineraries that include a visit to Nuwara Eliya
Nuwara Eliya Hotels
If you are planning a Nuwara Eliya holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Araliya Green Hills Nuwara Eliya
Recently opened, the Araliya Green Hills is a modern property with beautiful mountain views. Rooms are spacious and well appointed with slightly garish carpets. Sumptuous buffets are served in the restaurant - look out for the hoppers - perfect to have your eggs in! Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel and there is even a pool table for you to challenge your friends on. Perfectly located close to the centre of Nuwara Eliyah.
Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya
Once the residence of the former Governor of Sri Lanka, Sir Edward Barnes, the Grand Hotel is a colonial style property set amongst very picturesque grounds. Guest rooms are large, traditionally designed with very comfortable beds. Free Wi-fi is available in the lobby and restaurants and the underground bar serves up a superb array of cocktails. Be sure to try the traditional Sri Lankan hoppers as part of the breakfast buffet. Well located in the high elms of Nuwara Eliya just a short walk from town.
Heritance Tea Factory Nuwara Eliya
The Heritance Tea Factory is an old 1930s tea factory that has been converted into a unique hotel with spacious rooms that have beautiful views over the hill country and tea plantations. The tasteful rooms are well equipped with amenities including free WiFi and tea/coffee making facilities. Massage and other treatments are offered at the Six Senses Spa, whilst the quirky Railway Carriage Restaurant features Western and European meals in a converted 1930s railway carriage.
Nuwara Eliya Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Nuwara Eliya.