Experience the beauty and serenity of Sri Lanka’s scenic hill country within the luxurious comforts of a boutique hotel par excellence. 98 Acres Resort and Spa is an elegant, chic hotel that stands on a scenic 98 acre tea estate, surrounded by a stunning landscape.
The uniquely designed resort blends well with nature, and consists of charming chalets mostly made of recyclable substance. Discarded railway sleepers are put to good use in the making of decks and walls at the resort. Rough, hewn granite lend simple elegance to the floors of chalets adorned with thatched roofs of ‘Illuk’ straw that adds to their rustic beauty. The exquisite country side, breathtaking views and exciting nature trails will assure you of a memorable holiday at one of the most breathtaking Ella hotels in the region.
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Ella is a small village located among the peaks of Sri Lanka’s central highlands. This sleepy village is nestled in a valley peering straight through the Ella Gap to the plain nearly 1000m below and across to the coastline. Ella is surrounded by hilly countryside perfect for walks; through tea plantations, waterfalls, ancient temples and artefacts.
The resort is made up of several beautifully crafted chalets tucked within the levelled landscape of the plantation, making it one of the most sought-after honeymoon hotels in Sri Lanka. There is ample space left in between the chalets making it ideal for a quiet holiday of pure relaxation; for honeymooners or even for families. Each chalet opens up to scenic views of the misty mountains and is equipped with all modern amenities that ensure a luxurious, comfortable stay.
Dining at 98 Acres Resort & Spa is a stimulating experience. A truly unique restaurant Ella, the ‘Restaurant 98’, built on a hillock that overlooks breathtaking scenery, engulfs the guests in a tantalizing dining experience. Select from a wide variety of dishes that include Sri Lankan, Continental, and Far Eastern delicacies.
Facilities and Activities
Relax and rejuvenate with a dip in the infinity pool, offering stunning panoramic views of the surrounding hills and tea plantations. Indulge in holistic wellness at the resort's spa, where skilled therapists offer a variety of treatments to soothe the mind, body, and soul. For adventure seekers, explore the breathtaking beauty of Ella through guided hikes, nature walks, and cycling tours. Additionally, cultural experiences such as tea plantation visits and cooking classes provide insight into the rich heritage of the region.
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