The Secret, Ella
About The Secret Ella, Ella
Located amidst a glorious tea estate, the Secret Ella is the perfect hideout for a calm and relaxing holiday tucked away in the Central highlands of Sri Lanka. The property boasts of a luxurious setting while guests can choose from deluxe rooms and a number of suites for accommodation. Butler services are available for your requirements and also to make your holiday a relaxing one. From dining in the privacy of your suite to enjoying some archery, the Secret Ella also offers guests the opportunity to enjoy helicopter rides so that you can have a clear view of the breathtaking scenery.
Location of The Secret Ella, Ella
Surrounded by mountains and offering a beautiful view of the famous Nine Arch Bridge, The Secret Ella is nestled in the midst of a 10 acre tea estate. Due to the ideal location of the hotel along the Ella - Namunukula Road, you are in for a treat with tremendous views of the Central highlands. The nearest major town to Ella is Bandarawela which is about 13km away while the distance from Nuwara Eliya is approximately 63km. You can either drive or rent a car or enjoy a scenic train journey that lasts about 8 hours from Colombo Fort offering gorgeous views through the winding tracks of the hill country of Sri Lanka.
Accommodation at The Secret Ella, Ella
The Secret Ella offers you intimate living spaces where you can relax and enjoy some quality time with your family. Providing guests with a home away from home atmosphere, the property boasts of a range of suites and rooms to accommodate its patrons. You can choose from the family suite, Planter's Suite, Southerland Suite and Deluxe Rooms. All rooms are adorned with features that include a king size luxury bed, free Wi-Fi, electronic safe, hair dryer, multiple adapters, in-room living area, luggage rack, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, luxury bathroom amenities, hot and cold water, complimentary bottled water, tea/coffee making facilities, large LED/LCD television with cable connection, mini bar with freezer, writing table/desk, personalized butler services and 14 hour room service from 7am - 9pm.
Facilities at The Secret Ella, Ella
Offering guests premier services, The Secret Ella takes you on a journey of gastronomic delight. All culinary creations of the hotel are prepared by using the freshest produce that can be found in the area while you can enjoy a range of traditional dishes with a signature twist. The menu also boasts of a number of international favourites too. Guests can also enjoy in-room dining if they prefer a more private and personalized dining option. A number of facilities and services are available so that your stay in Ella is always relaxing and memorable. Facilities include free Wi-Fi, a movie library on a first come first serve basis, game room with carom, chess, checkers, card and board games, high chairs for children, 24 hour front desk facilities, doctor available for emergencies, helipad services, daily housekeeping and also free tuk tuk (shuttle) services to a nearby spa resort which can be requested in advance.
The Ella region has many scenic places that you can visit while on holiday. A bird lover's paradise, The Secret Ella is a sanctuary to a large number of resident birds. You can also enjoy a trek through the tea estate, enjoy some archery or take a helicopter ride to enjoy the view. Bike rides are also a wonderful way to enjoy the rural lifestyle. The diverse terrain that is found in and around Ella is the perfect setting for trekkers and hikers alike. Due to the proximity of the Ella Gap, guests at the Secret Ella has easy access to the Ella Rock, Namunukula mountain range, Ilukpalassa and even Horton Plains. Other places of interest that you can visit include Little Adams Peak, Ravana Ella Falls and the Bambaragama Falls.