Upie's Folly, Holiday Bungalow - A Home away from Home

From $140 / night


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  • 4 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Bed and Breakfast

Indulge in an escapade into the heart of nature at "Upie's Folly " Holiday Bungalow at Habarana which is 174 Km from the capital city of Colombo. Is centrally situated in close proximity to most sought after cities of tourist attractions

Bungalow consist of 4 Bed Rooms with attached tiled toilets with Hot/Cold water,Rustic Verandah, Sitting and Dining section with Music & TV, Bird Watch Balcony, fully equipped Pantry with BBQ facilities & Drivers Quarters. Accommodation for 12 with Linen provided.Large garden is a paradise for bird Watching. There are 3 Wild Life Reserves within 15 minutes of driving time.

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Upie's Folly, Holiday Bungalow - A Home away from Home
Habarana, Sri Lanka

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Additional Location Information

Directions To Bungalow
From Capital city Colombo,proceed via Kurunegala , Dambulla to Habarana (174 KM) . 25 Metres past Habarana Sign Board , turn left to Gravel road with board reading 'Ela Para ' "Upie's Folly " Holiday Bungalow. Continue till end of Road ( Less than 1/4 KM ). End of road on the right is a Black gate with name board reading " Ranmal Pedessa ,which is " Upies Folly".
ALTERNATE ROAD FOR HEAVY VEHICLES ( COACHES ETC )
Coming from Dambulla, Proceed 100 Metres after Habarana sign board and watch out for gravel road to the left next to " Mahinda Sunshine Safari '.Proceed few Metres down this road and take left turn ( straight road leads to a house ) .Hug the live fence on the right (Note- No openings on this fence) and proceed till the road ends ( less than 1/4 KM ) At the end of the road on the right is " Upie's Folly " with a board on the gate reading "Ranmal Pedessa "

Note - When inquiring for directions to the Bungalow, inquire after " Ranmal Pedessa '" -- Upies Folly is the Web Site Name.
The Bungalow
Fully furnished Holiday Bungalow with 4 Bed Rooms & attached tiled Bathrooms,sited on large garden in tranquil surroundings adjacent to Habarana Lake where Safari Elephants wade through the marshy waters whilst other wild creatures and Birds provide entertainment in the Garden.Privilege of visiting 3 Wild Life Reserves within 15 minutes & being able to visit sunny beaches of Trincomalee (85km) , Historical & Cultural Cities of Anuradhapure (62km), Polonnaruwa (44km) , Dambulla Rock Temple (21km), Sigiriya Rock Fortress (24km) Ritigala Hermitage (8km), Horawila Ayurvedic Centre (10 km), Pink Quartz Mountain at Namal Uyana (28km). All destinations and back can be done on day Tours.
Relax after a day's escapades with good cheers and BBQ or Egg Hoppers etc on the Lawn and why not ? When you have earned it.
Plenty of Parking space and Drivers Quarters available. Safari Elephants / 4 WD Vehicles available on hire in close vicinity.

More About This Location

Lake nearby, Rural retreats, Waterfront

Getting There

Nearest train station: Habarana, 3 miles
Nearest airport: Sigiriya Air Strip, 15 miles
Car is not necessary

Availability

Last updated on July 08, 2014
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Rates

Rates shown in $ USD


DatesNightlyWeeklyMonthlyMinimum Stay
All dates
Friday check-in
$140
Weekend $140
$900$3,5001 Night
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Rental fees

  • Fees for additional guests may apply.

Optional fees

  • BBQ upto 12 persons | $5 per stay

Additional notes from the owner

1. Number of Guests allowed is 12. Any numbers exceeding this number, the rent per person per day is US $ 10/-
2. A "Service Charge " of US $ 5/- is payable if a BBQ is requested upto 12 persons. Additional persons ,US $ 1/- per person

Amenities

General
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Washing Machine
  • Linens Provided
  • Long term rentals allowed (over 1 month)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Iron
  • Bachelor or bachelorette parties allowed
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Short breaks allowed (1-4 days)
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Corporate bookings allowed
Phone / Internet
  • Telephone
  • Internet Access
Property Features
  • Parking
  • Ocean or water views
  • Secure parking space
Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Blender
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Stove or Oven
  • Toaster
Entertainment
  • Stereo or CD player
  • Television
  • Books
  • Satellite or cable TV
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Garden
Seating
  • 10 Dining chairs
  • 15 Lounge chairs
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - ask
  • Smoking allowed - yes
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - ask
Living space
  • 3000 square feet

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