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Artist Cottage

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Snuggled in to a mountaintop is our self contained, fully furnished & equipped cottage with spectacular views and almost total isolation...a bedroom, ensuite, kitchenette, veranda, viewing lounge, private garden area & tranquility... Ideal for creative minds & those seeking to reconnect with nature & themselves... Clean air, spring water on tap (solar hot shower) exquisite flora & fauna, beautiful hikes, plant based local food and privacy unlimited... Experience rural Sri Lankan mountain lifestyles and recalibrate you soul in this spectacular private mountain retreat... The last 2km up the mountain is a rocky gravel road. Free parking and a US$5/- tuk ride up can be arranged if your vehicle or driver has difficulty with this... some do, some don't... :D See you soon!
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Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
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Breakfast Available
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Smoking rooms available
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Castlereigh Reservoir Water Airport44 km
Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport55 km
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

To get to this place requires a bit of determination but your effort will be well rewarded; the accommodation s at the very end of a long, steep and rocky track. The rewards are breathtaking views and total seclusion surrounded by jungle. The food is...More

Thank Humphrey S
Response from ArtistCottage, Avi at Artist CottageResponded 11 April 2018

Thank you Humphrey, it was a pleasure having you guys at the cottage and I hope to see you again soon! Safe travels and have heaps of fun! Best wishes, Avi

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

My experience as an artist at this cottage for couple of days was unexplainable. Starting from the main road to the cottage on top of the mountain, when reached to top, the panoramic view opened all the way up to the southern coast,(not on a...More

Reviewed 28 June 2016

I've lived all my life in Sri Lanka and Travelled extensively. So I'm used to being in beautiful places, but the Artist Cottage truly is something else. Rugged to the core, Faraway from... anywhere, Awesome to behold. You could just sit by a window a...More

3  Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

This place us unique, charming and breathtaking.... we spend a couple of nights on our way from tea plantations to the cost and I wish we could have been there longer. There is a local family raking care of the olace, they dont speak peefect...More

Reviewed 12 June 2016

It is a great place away from the city with stunning mountain views. 1st time we stayed in the upper house with big kitchen. There is a gas stove and you can prepare your own meals, but also you can order breakfast and dinner. Staff...More

1  Thank Настя N
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24 August 2017|
Response from ArtistCottage | Property representative |
HI Nadeesha, sorry there has been no response to your query till now. I am Avi and I moved in here last year and now handle whatever needs to be handled on this end. Our website updating is taking some time and several... More
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"Small house has a bedroom surrounded by glass windows, the big one have a nice terrace and dining room"
12 Jun. 2016
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"Window Room is the best!"
21 Sep. 2015
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"lower cottage value for money"
22 Jul. 2015
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Sri LankaUva ProvinceHaputale
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