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Ashburnham Estate

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Reviewed October 6, 2017

We stayed here at the beginning of this year and it was a memorable experience. The rooms were each unique and very comfortable with lovely colours and the setting of the old bungalow was superb. The food was awesome and the hosts were very friendly...More

Thank DAH52
Response from TonicLanka, Manager at Ashburnham EstateResponded October 25, 2017

Many thanks for this. Very glad you had a good time.

Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

We spent the last 2 nights of our Sri Lankan vacation here, and we could not have been more pleased. It's definitely off the beaten path, but that's what makes it great. We ended up cancelling our sight seeing plans so we could enjoy all...More

Thank Leah M
Response from TonicLanka, Manager at Ashburnham EstateResponded October 25, 2017

Thanks so much Leah. Fully agree re. Gonnie (this isn't Gonnie replying!).

Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

This bungalow was built in the early 1930s at the time tea was first cultivated in this area & was originally the main planters' home for a much larger estate, Mahatenne. Now it's welcome few guests at a time❤️ Now, Ashburnham (or Ash) is a...More

Thank Pouneh G
Response from TonicLanka, Manager at Ashburnham EstateResponded October 25, 2017

Many thanks Pouneh for posting this. If anyone needs advice/assistance on transport/timings etc. then we're very happy to help. All the best.

Reviewed September 27, 2017

This was our first hotel on our first visit to Sri Lanka. The warmth and friendliness of the hospitality is what stood out for us. The location is fairly remote - about 30-40 minutes up a winding road - but once you get there, wow,...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Arrived after a 6 hour journey from Galle, so delighted to find this haven! Excellent staff and delicious breakfast choice including a very special English breakfast hopper. We had no appetite for lunch and thus enjoyed our 3 course dinners. Nice bathroom and public areas....More

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1LifeStand
March 30, 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.
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jillhayward
January 12, 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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"all rooms have different view and size..."
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"We stayed in the annexe which is a bit more secluded than rooms in the main house."
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"Only about 5 rooms, very quiet unless other guests stay up late socialising on the veranda"
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"Family room has two single beds and one queen, and a beautiful view."
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