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Mandira Strathdon Bungalow,

Watawala

Price From : US $ 317.07

Introduction

The Strathdon tea estate was first planted in 1913 by the Scottish Ceylon Tea Company. The Strathdon bungalow, built at the time, was originally home to tea planters who worked on the estate. The present Sri Lankan owners, Sunshine Holdings Company, have refurbished this bungalow retaining its old world charm. Perched on a hill overlooking the tea valley, Mandira Strathdon is flanked by three giant bamboo groves. The bungalow opens out to a manicured lawn edged by a balcony terrace with spectacular mountain views. Bungalow interiors have wooden floors and fireplaces and are equipped with modern conveniences. The bungalow can be booked by the room or as a whole and can accommodate up to 10 guests. Mandira also has two other tea plantation bungalows located in Dickoya that take in guests.

Accommodation

Mandira Stathdon has four bedrooms that are comfortably furnished with twin or double beds. Extra bedding can be put in if necessary. The ensuite bathrooms have bathtubs and h/w showers.

Facilities

  • Cable TV
  • DVD library
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Laundry service
  • Child friendly

There is a lounge area as well as a separate living room with a fire place that is lit on a cool night. The lounge is equipped with a 32 inch flat screen TV with cable channels, DVD player, DVD library and music system. Sri Lankan and western cuisine is on offer here. Meals are served indoors in the dining area, on the verandah or depending on the weather, outdoors in the garden overlooking beautiful tea hills and mountain peaks.

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Mandira Strathdon is a colonial-style bungalow in the outskirts of Watawala just minutes from Dickoya in the south-west highlands. Set over 4,000 ft above sea level, the bungalow is on a large tea plantation that covers over a thousand acres. Watawala can be accessed via Kitulagala and Ratnapura or via Nuwara Eliya which will take up about two hours. Around six hours from Colombo, or consider air taxi options. You can also head to the south coast via a daily sea plane service between Hatton and Koggala.

Rates

Currency
DATE RANGE BASIS SINGLE DOUBLE TWIN TRIPLE
12/12/2017 - 20/12/2017 BB $ 269 $ 317 $ 317 $ 365
21/12/2017 - 23/12/2017 BB $ 285 $ 333 $ 333 $ 381
24/12/2017 - 24/12/2017 BB $ 332 $ 427 $ 427 $ 522
25/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 BB $ 285 $ 333 $ 333 $ 381
31/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 BB $ 332 $ 427 $ 427 $ 522
01/01/2018 - 01/01/2018 BB $ 285 $ 333 $ 333 $ 381
02/01/2018 - 31/01/2018 BB $ 269 $ 317 $ 317 $ 365
01/02/2018 - 28/02/2018 BB $ 285 $ 333 $ 333 $ 381
01/03/2018 - 30/04/2018 BB $ 269 $ 317 $ 317 $ 365

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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

Sep 01, 2017 : Very friendly service. Sri Lankan food lovely, western not quite as good.
Jul 11, 2017 : Beautiful location, however too quite for a young couple and with no interesting amenities
Apr 03, 2016 : Wonderful in every way.

Top 25 - Sri Lanka Accommodation Awards 2013
Accommodation ratings based on real guest reviews

Customer rating

GENERAL

81%

81%

FOOD

89%

89%

SERVICE

89%

89%

ROOM

93%

93%

LOCATION

82%

82%

Red Dot Average Score - 12 Reviews

86.8%

86.8%

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