This simple, refurbished planter’s bungalow sits on a three-acre estate bordering the Tisa reservoir. The ancient temples of Ruvanveli, Jetavanaramaya, and Mirisavetiya can all be seen from the verandah, a particularly awe-inspiring site on a full-moon night. The gardens are scattered with tall tropical trees which attract numerous birds. Water’s Edge Tisawewa offers comfortable accommodation, Sri Lankan cuisine, and a tranquil setting. The house can be booked in its entirety or by two parties at one time. Up to six guests can be accommodated. Managed by Back of Beyond eco-retreat brand.