Chosen a few years ago as the World’s Best Mountain resort, the hotel is located in a beautiful hill area of Sri Lanka hidden between tea plantations.
It is the perfect destination to relax and enjoy nature. Honeymoon at 98 Acres Resort Sri Lanka is the best wedding gift you could ever have.
There are many couples spending their honeymoon at this property.
They even have a pavilion dedicated to honeymooners.
The resort is well prepared to host married couples! You just have to go and let yourself pampered!
How to get to 98 Acres Resort & Spa
Hidden between tea plantations and beautiful hills, the location is accessible only by car or helicopter!
Yes, you read correctly! On the resort, there is a heliport and the easiest way to reach this beautiful mountain resort is to take the helicopter from Colombo.
It takes you about 45 minutes to get from Colombo to 98 Acres Ella.
There is always a second option to reach the hotel! I am speaking about the car.
There is about 200 km between Colombo and 98 Acres. It is a 6 hours ride, but the road is interesting and the time passes very quickly.
It is a good opportunity to see how locals live.
Your honeymoon at 98 Acres Resort Sri Lanka could start in a very traditional way; you can travel as locals do and take the train.
The closest train station is 5 minutes drive from the location. Get off to Ella station and take a tuk-tuk, or a taxi up to the resort.
Honeymoon Deluxe at 98 Acres Resort Sri Lanka
Once you get to the property you will be amazed by what you will find. The villas are hidden between the forest and tea plantations and the view from each room is outstanding!
Do you know what’s great?
The owners of the property think about everything!
They even built a special pavilion for honeymooners called Honeymoon Deluxe.
It is an incredible place! Perfect to pamper yourself and relax!
The pavilion has a huge deluxe bedroom, a beautiful living area with an incredible view over Ella Gap and Little Adam’s Peak.
The floors from the rooms are from timber, the walls are finished with cut stones and the furniture is very elegant.
The bathroom is very large, made from rubble stone, and has a separate stone shower, an oversize bathtub, and good quality amenities.
For complete relaxation during your honeymoon at 98 Acres Resort Sri Lanka we recommend you to try the spa and the swimming pool.
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Things to do around 98 Acres Resort & Spa
Exploring the area around the hotel is a good way to spend some quality time and enjoy the beauty of nature.
There are many things to do in the area:
– birdwatching, animal watching
– hiking & trekking
– mega zipline
– cooking classes
If you are interested, you can book day tours from the resort to different attractions in the area.
You can choose from a day tour to Lake Gregory, or to Queen Victoria Park, or why not to Dambatenne Tea Estate.
All these trips are beautiful and relaxing! All of them are a very good way to see and understand the local Sri Lankan culture.
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Because of its facilities and the way it was built, honeymoon at 98 Acres Resort Sri Lanka is one of the best choices from all over the world.
You can pamper yourself in the huge private bathtub or at the spa or try the daily excursions and many other activities which could be done in the nearby area.
Logistical tips and tricks for your trip
Book your accommodation
We always use Booking.com as they have the best price-quality ratio and they offer a wide range of hotels, guesthouses, apartments, and villas to choose from.
You will find here all types of accommodations, from the cheapest ones to the most luxurious.
Don't forget travel insurance
Travel insurance will always protect you against unexpected events and cost like illness, COVID, injury, theft, or travel cancellation.
We never go on any trip without travel insurance and there were many cases when we had to use it.
Renting a car
We like to explore a country on our own and a car gives us the mobility and freedom to do that.
We always rent our car from Discovercars as they have free cancellation 48 hours prior to starting date and a wide range of car rental companies and options to choose from all over the world.
Tours and attractions
When we are looking for some adventure or we simply want to break up the monotony and discover new places, we always use GetYourGuide.
We love it because we always find the most amazing experiences, with free cancellation and a large variety of activities and tours to choose from.
Airplane tickets and holiday packages
Expedia is our ally when searching for the best price for airplane tickets as it works as an aggregator for a huge number of airlines and we always find the best price for our flights.
Travel tip: use Expedia when you are searching for holiday packages as they have many last-minute offers and great discounts for hotels, flights, and even the whole holiday packages.