HiddenSide Waya Ulpatha

Entire villa hosted by Paul

  1. 14 guests
  2. 4 bedrooms
  3. 10 beds
  4. 4.5 baths
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Hiddenside "Heritage meets Nature" in the purest form.

The Villa is situated between Sigiriya and Habarana and central to all heritage sites. A serine place to avoid busy town centres.

The villa is kept simple, very comfy, clean and maintained to European standards.

The space
Hiddenside "Heritage meets Nature". The villa is very central to the all heritage sites and other tourist’s attractions. Its surroundings are on a natural landscape home to native trees, jungle and endemic species of birds and other fauna & flora. There are frequent visits of elephants even during the dry season due to the abundance of natural springs in the property. We also strive to provide you with Serenity in its purest form, enjoy nature & all local activities authentically. This active village is non-commercialised and we do everything possible to preserve it.
It is an ideal place for artists, inspirational for writers, poets & more so to relax outdoors and enjoy the calmness of the inherited untouched landscape.
Children can enjoy its safe haven too.
All historical tourist attractions are easily accessible in a vehicle & are within reach in a short span of time. The villa comprises of three double bedrooms with en-suite and a large family room with en-suite. Subject to availability you can book all 4 rooms in the entire villa, if you have more than 8 guests and up to 8 guests 3 rooms will be allocated for the entire villa. It has two indoor reception rooms and one outdoor courtyard. There is an additional bedroom with seperate entrance listed as " Tamarind Room". If you have more than 8 guests, please book room "Tamarind" to accommodate 4 more guests guests.

All bedrooms are air-conditioned and have en-suite bathrooms with hot water. The rooms and indoor receptions are strictly non-smoking areas. Smoking and consumption of alcohol are permitted in the designated areas.
Each room has its own entrance in addition to internal access and kept far apart from the other which gives your independent living as well as a family if preferred.
All rooms have comfortable beds and bedding arrangements.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

What this place offers

Courtyard view
Garden view
Lake access
Free parking on premises
Private pool
Pets allowed
TV with standard cable
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Where you’ll be

Habarana, North Central Province, Sri Lanka

“Hiddenside" and its surrounding landscapes are rich with native trees, pure jungles, endemic species of birds and other, natural water ponds and tanks. We have frequent visits our borders by wild elephants simply because there are no shortages of water even in the midst of drought season.

We will ensure that you will enjoy serenity at its best and see all unspoilt nature and real village activities in the most natural way. This remote village is not commercialised and we do everything possible to keep it in the same manner.
Tourist attractions by car;
• The Lion Rock (Sigiria), Pidurangala Rock, Ritigala Mountains and Minneriya National Park - in 15 to 20 minutes.
• Dambulla temple - 15 minutes
• City of Anuradhapura - 60 minutes
• City of Pollonnaruwa - 45 minutes
• The sandy beaches in Trincomalee – 90 minutes
• Kandy - 70 minutes
• Safari Eco Park – 20 minutes
• Jaffna – 4 hours
• Batticaloa – 1hr 10minutes

Hosted by Paul

  1. Joined in March 2015
  • 38 Reviews
  • Identity verified
  • Airbnb.org supporter

During your stay

The staff of Hiddenside and friendly neighbours will help and guide you during your stay with us. We will ensure that you will be looked after, feel as you haven't left home. Our staff will be yours.
  • Language: English
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No smoking
Pets are allowed

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm not reported Show more
Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy