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    Ashburnham Estate

    B416 - Elkaduwa Road, Elkaduwa 21012, Sri Lanka
    011 44 7921 724439
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    • Excellent88%
    • Very good10%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “tea plantation” (53 reviews)
    “sri lanka” (53 reviews)
    “afternoon tea” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Be prepared for a journey up a narrow, bumpy, and winding road, avoiding crazy drivers hurtling too fast down the hill in the middle of the road, but when you arrive at Ashburnham all tension melts away. This place is simply beautiful and you are...More

    Thank JulieLov
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I had the absolute pleasure of spending a night here at the top of the tower, while the delightful proprietor and his family were also in residence. I have travelled extensively throughout Sri Lanka and just when I thought I'd seen it all; Ashburnham Estate...More

    Thank Non-blogger
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed for two nights and had a gorgeous room in the beautiful building. We were blessed with terrific weather and particularly enjoyed the full day hike in the Knuckles range with a guide that Rachael arranged for us from Matale. He was knowledgeable and...More

    Thank CathrynSouthAfrica
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a lovely couple of nights at this charming colonial property. The setting is stunning high up in the hills amongst the tea plantations outside Kandy. There are a couple of waterfalls in the grounds with surrounding rocks which provided a peaceful place to...More

    Thank Sarah G
    Response from TonicLanka, General Manager at Ashburnham EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

    Sarah - thanks so much for your post. Really glad you enjoyed your time at Ash.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Lost on the foggy Hills outside Kandy (at least 1 hour drive), lies this perfect example of british colonial building. Lovely decorated rooms overlooking the garden and the Hills. The service is just stunning (5pm tea, Gin&Tonic before dinner, ecc ecc), and you have plenty...More

    Thank riccardo t
    Response from TonicLanka, General Manager at Ashburnham EstateResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Riccardo - many thanks for those kind words - great that you enjoyed your time at Ashburnham. Have to say we rather like the isolation!

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Central Province >
    • Elkaduwa
    • Also Known As
    • Ashburnham Estate Hotel Elkaduwa
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    30 March 2017|
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    Response from Tim G | Property representative |
    There isn't a closet but there is hanging space. And the views from the veranda are amazing and look up to the Knuckles Mountains and Mount Hunasgiriya.
    13 January 2017|
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    Response from AshburnhamEstate | Property representative |
    Hi there, yes you can actually get the train to/from Colombo to Kandy. Its a nice journey through the hills and the trains have a variety of different classes. The first class is good value and very comfortable. Do let us... More
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    "Head to the top of the tower to watch the sunrise in the morning"
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    "All rooms are great"
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    "All rooms have great iews"
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    "All the rooms are central in the old house no air Con but much cooler here anyway"
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