About Us


The Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow which is located in Hatton offers comfort and serenity to its guests at all times. With beautiful surroundings and a large garden offering total tranquillity, there are luxurious guestrooms, a lavishly adorned living area and a charmingly cosy dining room for guests to enjoy delicious meals prepared by the freshest local produce. Many excursions can be enjoyed whilst enjoying your stay at the Bungalow.


Location

Located on the outskirts of Watawala, hidden amidst the South Central Hills at an elevation of about 4500ft, the Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow is approximately 145km away from Colombo. The bungalow can be reached via the Hatton - Avissawella Road, which is the most convenient. The drive from the Bandaranaike International Airport will take about 4-5 hours while travellers can also enjoy a train journey which starts from Colombo Fort. The journey is always a breath taking sight.


ACCOMMODATION

The Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow offers guests spacious surroundings and a comfortable setting while holidaying in the hills. The entire bungalow boasts of accommodation facilities for up to 10 persons while there are 4 luxurious guestrooms that include attached bathrooms with hot / cold water. The rooms are adorned with heavy drapes, soft pillows and linen and thick floor carpets offering guests comfort all the way.


Facilities

Guests are taken back in time with old colonial artefacts and 19th century decor while holidaying at the Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow. There is a sumptuously decorated living room as well as a separate lounge area with Cable television and a DVD player. The bungalow also consists of a cosy dining room where guests can enjoy meals from an extensive menu which includes Eastern and Western dishes. Your dietary requirements can be catered with prior notice while fresh produce is used at all times. Dining on the terrace can also be arranged.

Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow has a beautiful garden area which is spread out over acres of lush green land. The garden can be a quiet retreat for the guests while it offers a beautiful view of the valley below and the luscious tea estates which surround the bungalow. Offering the outlook of an English country garden, there are giant bamboo groves offering a brilliant contrast. The garden also offers various spots that can be perfect for alfresco dining.


Excursions

There is much to explore while holidaying in Hatton whilst enjoying the luxurious comfort of the Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow. You can witness the ordinary country life around the estate or head towards a number of interesting venues. Locations include the Lonach Dairy Farm, Carolina Spice Garden, Kenilworth Tea Factory, Castlereigh Reservoir, Christ Church Warleigh etc. There are many scenic locations in and around Hatton while you can spend your evenings walking around experiencing the beauty of the surroundings.

Beach Access

Mandira Strathdon Holiday Bungalow has a beautiful garden area which is spread out over acres of lush green land. The garden can be a quiet retreat for the guests while it offers a beautiful view of the valley below and the luscious tea estates which surround the bungalow. Offering the outlook of an English country garden, there are giant bamboo groves offering a brilliant contrast.

Restaurant

Enjoy the delights of our extensive menu with a choice of Western and Eastern dishes carefully prepared to suit your tastes. Whether you fancy a good old fashioned breakfast, a decadent dessert, some true home-grown plantation cooking Sri Lankan style or anything else in between; fine cuisine is yours to savour at any time. The extensive menu – specially created with hand-picked dishes, offers a diverse array from home and away.  And if you have particular dietary requirements, they can be catered to as well.  You can pick your spot in the cosy dining room - sunny by day and candlelit by night or out on the terrace with its inspiring views.

Dvd Library

DVD player, DVD library and music system.