Taprospa Labookellie Villa, Nuwara Eliya
About Taprospa Labookellie Villa, Nuwara EliyaThree classical colonial planters bungalows, each surrounded by thousands of tea bushes, situated on the legendary 1300 acre Mackwoods Labookellie Tea Estate, at an elevation of 2000 metres, on the western slopes of the Pidurutalagala mountain range.
Each Taprospa Resorts tea villa is distinctive in style, each room ensuite and lovingly restored with original antique furniture, luxurious marbled bathrooms, some with private massage beds, tea spas, an extensive collection of novels in the library, billiard room and bar, reminiscent of the planters era.
Taprospa Labookellie Villa is fascinatingly characterized by a dramatic view of verdant tea clad hills from every en-suite Jacuzzi.
Location of Taprospa Labookellie Villa, Nuwara Eliya
Located within the lush 1300 acre land of the Mackwoods Labookellie Tea Estate in the central highlands of Nuwara Eliya, the Taprospa Labookellie Villa is a classical planter's bungalow. Surrounded by thousands of beautiful tea bushes, the property is located at an elevation of 2000 meters along the western slopes of the Piduruthalagala Mountain Range. The drive from Kandy takes about 1 1/2 hours while the distance from Colombo is about 180km. The closest railway station to Nuwara Eliya is the Nanu Oya station which is 5km away from the town.
Accommodation at Taprospa Labookellie Villa, Nuwara Eliya
Caringly restored to its original glory, the Taprospa Labookellie Villa still resembles a classical colonial tea planter's bungalow. The villa comprises of 3 cozy and luxurious double bedrooms with en-suite elegantly marbled bathrooms with a Jacuzzi and hot/cold water. The villa also offers private massage beds where you can enjoy massages in the privacy of your own room. Heaters are also available to keep you warm and cozy during the cold weather of the surroundings.
Facilities at Taprospa Labookellie Villa, Nuwara Eliya
With original antique furniture of a bygone era and the ambience of a regal colonial bungalow, the Taprospa Labookellie Villa is an elegant hideaway that is found amidst the misty hills of Nuwara Eliya. The Villa consists of 2 sitting rooms, a dining room, tea spas, a modern kitchen, a large collection of novels in the library, satellite television, a home theatre system, DVD player, telephone with Fax, Wi-Fi facilities, personal masseurs, heaters, laundry facilities, pool table and a butler service. The menu that is served at the Taprospa Labookellie Villa consists of International cuisine while the property consists of an organic vegetable garden which is handpicked for daily meals.
Excursions and Day Tours from Taprospa Labookellie Villa, Nuwara Eliya
The most easiest and interesting excursion when holidaying at the Taprospa Labookellie Villa is to explore the surroundings of the Mackwoods Labookellie Tea Estate as well as the factory and witness the entire tea manufacturing process. The Horton Plains Nature Reserve which is about a 30 minute drive away from the villa spreads over 3000 hectares of protected land area. You can enjoy a hike and explore the plains with or without the help of a guide. Golf enthusiasts can also have a fabulous time at the Nuwara Eliya Golf Club while the area near Lake Gregory offers a number of activities such as horse riding and boat rides.