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Viharagala Estate Bungalow

Overview

A planters bungalow built in year 1876 and immaculately maintained by the present owners, situated in an extremely scenic location in Haputale. Viharagala Estate Bungalow has a large landscaped garden which overlooks the valley from one side and the mountains from the other side. This is old world charm, a trip back in time.

We suggest that you stay minimum of 2 nights at Viharagala Estate to experience the place. Breathtaking scenery is immaculate. This is a paradise for the guests who are looking for an escape from the hectic lifestyle, read books, do some walks and hikes, explore tea estates and even photography.

Location

The closest town to Viharagala Bungalow is Beragala, just 30 minutes drive from Haputale town or railway station. Viharagala Plantation Bungalow's 12 acres of lawn, landscaped garden and 25 acres of tea land are home to many varieties of butterflies, as well as blue magpies, paradise flycatchers, green barbets, brilliant orange minivets, golden orioles and a host of other bird life.

Haputale being a central place, it is easy for your to travel to towns and attractions such as,

  • Ella - 45 minutes
  • Yala National Park- 2 1/2 hours
  • Horton Plains National Park - 2 hours
  • Nuwara Eliya - 2 hours
  • Udawalawe National Park - 2 hours

Accommodation

The main bungalow has 5 rooms with en-suite bath and all modern comforts with period furniture. The rooms are large and can accommodate up to 4 guests. The annexed building has one family room and another two two double rooms. The newest addition is the two double rooms built at the edge of the garden which offers nice views from the comfort of the bed.

Meals

Home cooked meals with fresh ingredients from the garden. Can be ordered from their menu or a la carte.

Things to do

At Best of Lanka, we have compiled some excursions to waterfalls, tea estates, tea factories and even scenic train rides which could be done when in Viharagala Estate Bungalow. Have a look,

At Best of Lanka, we have compiled some excursions to waterfalls, tea estates, tea factories and even scenic train rides which could be done when in Viharagala Estate Bungalow. Have a look,

  • "Through the misty mountains" 1 night and 2 days trekking trip to Thangamalay forest in Haputale, remote Tea estates of Ohiya and Horton Plains National Park
  • "Through the misty mountains" 1 night and 2 days trekking trip to Haputale Thangamalay forest, remote Tea estates of Ohiya and Bambarakanda Waterfall
  • "Through the misty mountains" 2 night and 3 days trekking trip to Haputale Thangamalay forest, remote Tea estates of Ohiya, Bambarakanda Waterfall and Horton Plains National Park

From US$ 329

2 Nights for 2 people at Viharagala Estate Bungalow on BB Basis