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98 Acre Resort
|Category||:||Boutique Hotels & Villas in Sri Lanka
Hill Country Hotels
|Distance from Colombo||:||180 Km (4.30 hour drive)|
|Distance from Airport||:||210 Km (5.30 hour drive)|
|Price Guide||:||Rates on Request|
An exclusive 12 room boutique Resort, which has set standards of luxury, privacy and exceptional service, sits amidst a large 98 acres of tea land and a stunning panoramic view through the famous Ella Gap, of the southern part of the country from the resort which is just 20 minutes from Bandarawela on route of Wellawaya.
The moment you enter this delightful haven of earthly paradise, you are transported to a wonderful world of blissful tranquillity, serenity and natural beauty of the hill country of the pearl of Indian Ocean.
Accommodation at 98 Acres Resort- Ella
The 12 luxurious rooms (06 Deluxe & 06 Standard) which are with unique architectural environmental friendly construction boast subtle and refined décor are a spacious 300 - 400 sqft in size. These rooms offer the best in exquisite rusty elegance look.
06 Deluxe rooms – are spacious & offer direct views of the Ella Gap & the small Adam’s peak in Ella. Spacious balcony or the terrace offering the ideal place to linger over long breakfasts or to relax and watch as the sun rise & the panoramic view of the hill range of Ella with surrounding of tea plantations. Grand rubble finished bathroom with a bath -tub or with shower, provided with hot & cold water. The floors are laid with polished sleeper logs that are rejected by the railway department and the entire in house furniture is made locally by using the rejected railway sleepers.
06 Standard rooms – Offer direct views of the Ella Gap & the small Adam’s peak in Ella. Spacious balcony or the terrace offering the ideal place to linger over long breakfasts or to relax and watch as the sun rise & the panoramic view of the hill range of Ella with surrounding of tea plantations. Simply designed rubble finished bathroom with shower, provided with hot & cold water. The titanium finished floors and the entire in house furniture is made locally by using the rejected railway sleepers.
All Rooms Feature
- A 14 hour Room service ( 7am – 9pm)
- A king size bed
- Wi-Fi access
- A flat screen TV with Dialog satellite
- Electronic Safe, Hairdryer and multiple adaptors
- Telephones in every room with IDD connection
- Private Bar with a carefully chosen selection of local and internationally branded drinks
- Hot & Cold water
- Complimentary bottled water a day in every rooms
Dining at 98 Acres Resort-Ella
The centrepiece of 98 Acres resort is undoubtedly the stunning Bar 98 & Café 98 is just above the hill with the panoramic view of the Ella gap, The restaurant offers not only uninterrupted View of the mountain range and the beautiful setting of the tea plantation. In addition, provides a mouth-watering array of gastronomic delights in the most refined of surroundings.
The Bar 98 will soothe your senses with its tranquil surroundings and its rich textures and earthy colours. Relax in the beanbags and the low benches on the side deck with the Barmen’s cocktail of the Day and be mesmerized by the stunning view slips down to meet the horizon. Further the ideal place to savour your after-dinner drink, and to listen to the hypnotic motions of the cold wind blow as they flow gently through the “Bar 98”.
The Café 98 restaurant with its refined ambience will tantalize you with its specially created A La Carte Menu. Delight in the culinary expertise of our internationally experienced Chef and enjoy the imaginative flavours of Asian, Western and International cuisine presented with flair and an imaginative twist. Dine under the twinkling stars on the spacious deck and be enchanted by the chill wind, or enjoy your culinary masterpiece inside, in the elegant and gracious dining room where every attention to detail will guarantee a truly memorable dining experience.
Our Chef will also provide you with the perfect meal of your choice in a quiet and private setting, be it fine dining in the luxury of your own room balcony, a sizzling barbeque on the pool deck, for that very special occasion which gives reason to celebrate, be it an Anniversary, Birthday or Honeymoon let 98 Acres Resort honour your deepest desire to make your dream come true. 98 Acres Resort also has a variety of locations perfect for hosting small and intimate events in the premises.
Exclusivity at 98 Acres Resort-Ella
For every special occasion, the resort provides total exclusivity where the entire Hotel can be reserved privately. This guarantees that your gathering, be it a Business party, wedding or any other personal gathering of friends and colleagues will be a private and memorable event. The restaurant can accommodate up to 75 guests can also be made available as an exclusive booking for the entire Hotel.
Common Features at 98 Acres Resort-Ella
Large Swimming Pool : The magnificent swimming pool, with a baby pool to accommodate children, it is bordered by wooden deck with summer huts and a stunning view of the Ella-Gap. The beautiful surrounding tea plantation, which gives a chance to view the live plucking of tealeaves by the tea plucker’s weekly, are the perfect backdrop to a refreshing dip in the gorgeous pool.
Sightseeing : Tailor made sight–seeing private tours can be arranged to visit the best of UVA province in Sri Lanka’s renowned historical cities, Kataragama, Mahiyangana, Nuwaraeliya, Haputale, and the water falls such as Rawana falls, Diyaluma falls, Dunhinda falls & Babarakande falls .
98 Acres Resort Service : The resort overwhelming commitment, with its dedicated team of professionals, is to offer our guests a new definition of sophisticated luxury, service and exceptional facilities, all of which to be delivered in a personalized, discreet and caring manner.
Activities Available in 98 Acres Resort - Ella
- Bird Watching
- Cycling and Mountain Biking
- Hiking & Trekking
- Photography and Filming