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Grand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya  - Exterior

Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

Tea Country/Central Highlands
1 Stars
Bed & Breakfast

Holidays to the Grand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya

The Grand Hotel enjoys a privileged position in the colonial town of Nuwara Eliya in Sri Lanka’s cool highlands. Once, the palatial residence of a governor 1830-1850, Grand Hotel exudes a majestic ambience and romance of a bygone era with its traditional decor, high ceilings and cosy fireplaces. The tranquil and graceful rooms all look out over the mist-covered hills with modern comforts including heating for cooler evenings. The choice of refined restaurants and bars, tea and piano lounges complement its sense of grandeur and finesse. Grand Hotel is an excellent choice for a stay in Nuwara Eliya.


The Grand Hotel is situated in the centre of the small town of Nuwara Eliya in the central highlands of Sri Lanka, at the heart of its ‘tea country’. The hotel boasts a prime position on Nuwara Eliya Hill with the Nuwara Eliya Golf Club adjacent, only 6 minutes’ walk.

  • Distance from Bandaranaike (Colombo) International Airport approx. 6 hours’ drive (160 km)
  • Distance from Mattala International Airport approximately 3 hours 20 minutes’ drive (140 km)
  • Distance from Hatton Railway Station (for trains from Kandy) 1 hour 10 minutes’ drive (40 km)

Grand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya - Golf wing Room


Grand Hotel features 146 restful rooms and 7 suites. All with views over the hillside and gardens with heating. Each room features:

  • Hill views
  • Heating 
  • Television with satellite channels
  • Telephone 
  • Minibar/Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower 
  • Hairdryer Bathroom amenities

Deluxe Rooms are 22m2 in size with hill or garden view, king or twin beds and bathroom with bath/shower.
Junior Suites are more spacious with a sitting area, fireplace and garden views.
Presidential Suite is the most sumptuous of rooms available with a separate sitting room with fireplace and garden views, king bed and a full bathroom with a bathtub and shower.

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Grand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya - Coffee Shop

Food & Beverage

Cuisine featuring everything from European favourites to Asian specialities is served in a choice of restaurants, bars and lounges.

  • Magnolia: The hotel’s 24-hour restaurant is situated at the Lobby level and offers a selection of Asian and European cuisine prepared in the show kitchen.
  • Coffee Shop: Close to the main restaurant, the Coffee Shop serves light meals and snacks during the day.
  • Grand Indian Restaurant: For authentic regional Indian specialities.
  • Grand Thai Restaurant:  Serving authentic regional delicacies of Thailand.
  • Bar: The Bar is at garden level with a terrace facing the gardens for daytime, pre-dinner aperitifs or evening drinks and has a billiards table for distraction.

Grand Hotel offers several board options, bed and breakfast (the default board basis) half board and full board.

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Sports Facilities

  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Massage
  • Golf course (by arrangement, nearby)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Billiards

Grand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya - Interior

Hotel Facilities

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • 24-hour room service
  • Concierge 
  • Currency exchange
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas 
  • Babysitting (on request)
  • Children's playground

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Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya - 2018 Holidays

Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya - 2018 Holidays

This hotel normally forms part of a tailor-made itinerary and is also used while travelling on our Highlights of Sri Lanka Tour and Sri Lanka Nature Tour. We have great deals and the best rates for this hotel so please call us on 020 3384 0023 for prices and further information.

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