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Ella Jungle Resort

Star Rating
3 out of 5
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Reviews

3.9 / 5Good
83 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast Available
  • 24/7 Front Desk

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Ravana Falls
    5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Little Adam's Peak
    15 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Ella Rock
    18 min drive

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1-800-238-0767
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About this area

Ella

Located in Ella, Ella Jungle Resort is on a river. Uva Halpewaththa Tea Factory and Amphitikanda Tea Estate are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Ravana Falls and Little Adam's Peak.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Ravana Falls - 5 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Kinellan Tea Factory - 12 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Nine Arches Bridge - 15 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Little Adam's Peak - 15 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Ella Rock - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Ella Railway Station - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • Vegetarian Meals Only – Theme restaurant offering vegetarian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.

About this property

Ella Jungle Resort

Riverfront lodge with restaurant and 24-hour front desk
This lodge features a restaurant, free use of bicycles, and a 24-hour front desk. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, free newspapers, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden are onsite. This lodge has 28 rooms. Limited housekeeping is available.
Ella Jungle Resort offers 28 accommodations. Bathrooms include bidets and complimentary toiletries. Housekeeping is offered on a limited basis and hair dryers can be requested.
The lodge offers a restaurant. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Ella lodge also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden.
Ella Jungle Resort has designated areas for smoking.
Recreational amenities at the lodge include complimentary bicycles.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for local cuisine breakfast: USD 7 for adults and USD 4 for children (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.

Property is also known as

  • Ella Jungle
  • Ella Jungle Resort
  • Ella Resort
  • Jungle Resort Ella
  • Ella Jungle Resort Ella
  • Ella Jungle Resort Lodge
  • Ella Jungle Resort Lodge Ella

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free nearby parking

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 7 for adults and USD 4 for children
  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Ropes course
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga classes
  • Ziplining

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Ecotours
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Rock climbing
  • Safari

Where to eat

  • Vegetarian Meals Only – Theme restaurant offering vegetarian cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
3.9
5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
27
3 - Okay
9
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
6
3.9
Cleanliness
4.0
Service and Staff
2.3
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

1/5

  • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Avoid like plague. Worst hotel ever. Rats in the rooms, exceptionally rude manager and rickety cable car to get to the property.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service

Amazing gem

Amazing hotel if you want to get away from it all, first car then jeep then cable car to the valley, amazing views, rice grown on site, amazingly friendly staff lovely accommodation just a bit to open for a wersterner I would have liked some glass and some walls but I throughly enjoyed my two days there and would recommend if you want to be disconnected from the world and back in touch with nature

Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We were on our honeymoon and had been staying in very luxury places but we fancied something different for a couple of days which would be an experience that we would remember. To get to the resort you have to get a 4x4 ride which is very bumpy (but you are going into the jungle so what do you expect!). After about 20 mins you make it to near the bottom of the valley. We were then put into a small cable car with our luggage for the final part of the trip which took 5 minutes. This was a really nice experience. At the bottom we were greeted by the manager Tharindu who was extremely friendly and accommodating. We were shown to our accommodation which was an Eco Jungle Chalet. We were very impressed with the room as to be honest we were expecting something a bit more basic. The chalet was lovely; it had a four poster bed in the middle, a tiled bathroom and a balcony looking out onto a river. The gable end of the roof is open air so you do hear all the sounds of the jungle and there are bugs (but you are in the jungle!). Bring plenty of Deet as we were still bitten by mosquitos. All the noises of the river and the crickets you could hear from outside were quite calming and I have to say we slept amazingly well. Dinner is buffet style, vegetarian and delicious! We did not miss meat whatsoever. The rice amongst other ingredients are grown in the resort. Breakfast is simple but perfectly nice. In the morning of our first day we met at 9:30am to trek to the near

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

A stunning setting in the jungle,reached by dirt track and cable car.Rooms are clean,views and ambience are fabulous. The food is vegetarian only.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort

Our stay at Ella Jungle was really something else, it is an unforgettable experience in a setting that feels really wild! I was a bit disappointed that they were not running the yoga or meditation so be aware these activities are not a given, however the morning trek to the waterfall for a morning swim could be the most outstanding memory from the entire holiday. It was truly stunning.

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2018

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