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Ellerton is a peaceful hill county property situated on a 9-acre organic tea and spice estate blessed with magnificent mountain views. This 100-year-old planter's bungalow has been refurbished by its British owners, who have successfully blended old-world charm with some modern touches. The property consists of the old colonial-style Main House, the Valley House – a separate three-bedroom villa with panoramic views of the Mawanella mountain range – and the Garden Room, which has views across the valley and mountains. Carefully-selected antique furniture blended with contemporary touches, oriental rugs, photographs and murals gives Ellerton a relaxing, homely feel.


Accommodation is in the Main House, a refurbished century-old planter’s bungalow; the Valley House, which is more modern and recently constructed, and the Garden Room. Air-conditioning is not required at Ellerton, where the climate is comfortable in the evenings, and rooms have overhead fans. A fridge and tea/coffee facilities are available in all rooms.

Main House: Three bedrooms (doubles/twin), all of which have ensuite bathrooms with bathtubs and h/w showers. Two of the rooms have attached single rooms and are suitable for families.

Valley House: Of the three bedrooms, two open out to the front veranda and the swimming pool. One of these bedrooms is fitted with a comfortable king-sized bed on a polished concrete base, built-in seating and an ensuite bathroom with bathtub and h/w shower. The other is a twin room and has an ensuite bathroom with h/w shower. The large main bedroom situated at the back is on split levels and is furnished with a king-sized four-poster bed and has a lounging area and ensuite bathroom has a bathtub and h/w shower.

The Garden Room:  This is a self-contained bedroom with a sitting area and ensuite bathroom. The Garden Room opens on to a private balcony with views down to the valley and Ulagalla mountains.


  • Swimming pool
  • Bicycle hire
  • Cable TV
  • Internet
  • Room service
  • Child friendly
  • Eco friendly
  • Bird Watching
  • Trekking

The Valley House veranda opens out to a magnificent infinity pool. There are plenty of tranquil spaces with stunning views, including the pool deck, the veranda and the garden swing at the edge of the property. Meals are served in the open-sided pavilion next to the Valley House or in the dining room in the Main House. Sri Lankan rice and curries and western dishes are prepared by the in-house chef using local fresh produce. Tea, coffee, soft drinks and local alcohol are served free-of-charge throughout the day. Cocktails or other drinks are served before dinner and imported wine is included with dinner. The lounge in the Main House has a TV, DVD player and music system. Wi-Fi is available. There is also croquet, table tennis, indoor games and bicycles for those wanting to explore the surrounding villages.

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Ellerton is a refurbished planter’s bungalow set on a hilltop, 2,400 feet above sea level with magnificent views across the Kandyan mountains in Gampola.


21/06/2018 - 30/06/2018 BB $ 154 $ 230 $ 230 $ 269
01/07/2018 - 31/08/2018 BB $ 192 $ 288 $ 288 $ 336
01/09/2018 - 31/10/2018 BB $ 154 $ 230 $ 230 $ 269
01/11/2018 - 31/10/2019 BB $ 230 $ 288 $ 288 $ 336

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Important note on prices: Our price includes accommodation, all taxes and service charges. Some properties may quote directly without taxes and service charges which may add 29 per cent to your bill. Red Dot guarantees to match any lower published prices from other agents at time of booking. If prices are not available for a certain date, please 'Make an Enquiry' or contact us at enquiries@reddottours.com.

Reviews & Customer Feedback

Nov 25, 2017 : Staff was amazing. views incredible, food also excellent. really enjoyed our stay.
Oct 26, 2017 : Very helpful staff.
Aug 07, 2017 : We missed aircondition here, otherwise very nice w/friendly staff. Good distance from kandy

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