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Sri Mathie Villa

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    Plantation house
    Plantation house
    Plantation house
    Gourmet kitchen
    Master bedroom with ensuite - king size
    Bedroom 2 - double with shared bath
    Bedroom 3 - double with shared bath
    Property description
    Habaraduwa
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    Holiday Rental House – 
    5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Great eco holiday. Restored 1910 plantation house with five bedrooms. Includes billiard room, games room with board games, library with over 1,000 reference texts and thrillers. WiFi and iPod docking station. Telescope for astronomy enthusiasts. Bicycles for touring local rice paddies and tea plantations.

    Close to beach (within 10 minutes, just over one kilometre) but inland, avoiding the commercialism and noise often associated with beach stays but close enough to come and go when you choose. Within easy reach of whale and dolphin watching, tea plantations, and many historic sites.

    Fresh organic milk and milk products (including curd, yoghurt, ice cream, cream cheeses) available daily. Fresh mushrooms and fruit grown (seasonally) on property.

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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (10)
    • Double Beds:(5)
    • Dryer
    • En Suite Rooms (2)
    • Freezer
    • Game Room
    • Grill
    • Hot Tub
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Microwave
    • Pool Table
    • Private Garden
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Staffed Property
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Featured recently by a major local TV production crew shooting a new drama series in Sri Lanka.

    Fully staffed villa, with chef, housekeeper, and house manager. The chef is Sri Lankan, and has many years of experience cooking a variety of types of food including Indian, Sri Lankan, French, and American-style, catering to vegetarians and non-vegetarians, and anyone with special dietary needs.

    Fully refurbished and restored. Numerous antiques from early 1900s and late 1800s. All bedrooms with hardwood floors. Granite used throughout the property (5,000 square feet). Fish pond with Japanese koi. Fragrant jasmine and temple trees. Over 20 species of birds year round can be viewed from wrap-around porch. Frequent visits by migrant wild peacocks and monkeys.
    Listing #HL204645 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    2014 - - 2 nights
    £234
    $400
    £234
    $400
    £1,635
    $2,800
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Payment by PayPal invoicing by credit card or bank transfer. Full payment due upon booking. Handling fee for PayPal payment of 4.0 percent will be added to invoice. One night's security deposit due in advance. Single rooms available only if the villa has not been booked in its entirety. Maximum 8 adults at any time.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: International airport: 130.0 km
    Railway: Galle: 17.0 km
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.2 km.
    Nearby cities
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Marcia I
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 29 May 2014 for a stay in April 2012

Sri Mathie Villa is a wonderful place to stay while on vacation in the south of Sri Lanka. Or even a one night pit stop, while heading elsewhere on your trip. This beautifully, renovated tea plantation home is also a working farm. David, the owner/manager, can tour you around and show you the rubber tree grove, where the trees are... more

Dooles2
Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 January 2014 for a stay in December 2013

I wanted to have a Christmas holiday with my grown up globe trotting family and to do so we came together from three different continents at Sri Mathie villa . The villa is serenely beautiful and has been lovingly restored with style and imagination whilst preserving the traditional essence of a Sri Lankan villa. To say we had a wonderful... more

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Laurie L
Hong Kong
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 31 August 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Sri Mathie is a wonderful old house that has been lovingly restored by the owners. My room was in the 'new wing' but you'd never know it was an addition. It melded into the original house perfectly. I intended to go to the beach daily, exercise, and get some work done, but the minute I sat down in the planter's... more

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Listed since : Feb 2012
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