Overlooking the Knuckles mountain range, Glenesk Bungalow is perfect for a peaceful private getaway. Just 20 minutes from Nuwara Eliya town this charming four-bedroomed bungalow is close to a century old and offers great views, extensive gardens and delicious home-grown produce and home-cooked meals. Whether you want to put your feet up with a book or a board game, peek into the past by flipping through our magazine collection dating back to the 30s, or to discover waterfalls and the famous Horton Plains, there's plenty to enjoy during your stay with us.MORE
Wonderfully spacious, the Rose Room enjoys a great view over the mountains. The extra-large twin beds can be set up as a king size double, or separately, depending on your preference. There is also an en-suite bathroom, which includes a bathtub.
Open and airy, the Blue Room overlooks our home vegetable garden and features a decorative fireplace. The extra-large twin beds can be set up as a king size double, or separately, depending on your preference and the room can easily be turned into a comfortable triple. The en-suite bathroom still uses the original vintage wall-hung pull chain toilet.
Bright and roomy, a large antique tapestry decorates the wall of the Tapestry Room which is also home to an unusual tapestried chair. The room overlooks our flower-filled rock garden and includes a comfortable, an extra-long (7 foot) king size double bed. There is a connecting door between this and the Library Room for those looking for a family-style space. The en-suite bathroom features the original wall-hung pull chain toilet as well as a vintage rain shower.
Light and spacious, the Library Room features a well-stocked bookshelf as well as having a view over our colourful rockery garden. The extra-large twin beds can be set up as a king size double, or separately, depending on your preference. Though it has no en-suite bathroom, the bedroom can be connected with the Tapestry Room to create family-style accommodation.
Enjoy a range of delicious homemade dishes at Glenesk Bungalow, from our complimentary breakfasts to a great rice and curry spread and a warming three-course dinner. Prepared to order by our cook Raja, who has been with the family for over 30 years, every meal is made using fresh, largely homegrown produce. Guests can even pick their own vegetables to be used in the preparation of their meals.MORE