About Us

Ideal for the budget and adventurous traveller, Ambiente is located in a picturesque location in Ella which is found along the Southern end of the Uva province of Sri Lanka. Comfortable and basic rooms are available at the guesthouse while there are a number of spots that you can sit back and enjoy beautiful vistas of the Ella Gap and beyond. Homemade food is always available for guests to enjoy while a wide array of mouth watering local and Chinese favorites can be savored.


Ambiente is located along the Kithalella Road which is a short distance away from the Ella town area. The railway station and the Ella bus station is of proximity while there are roads that lead up to Nuwara Eliya, Wellawaya and also Arugam Bay. The distance from Ella to Colombo is approximately 205 km while it can be reached via railway. The Badulla train which takes about 9 hours from Colombo Fort offers a mesmerizing train journey through hills and valleys. You can also drive through the Colombo - Ratnapura - Bandarawela road and reach Ella in about 5 - 6 hours.


Providing beautiful vistas of the Ella Gap, Ambiente consists of 8 charmingly set bedrooms that you can choose from. All bedrooms consist of an attached bathroom along with hot water for the convenience of all guests. The beautiful views can be enjoyed from your own bedroom. Ceiling fans, mosquito nets, bedside tables, a towel and luggage rack is made available in each room.


Delicious home cooked meals by the in-house chef are served at the main restaurant at Ambiente in Ella. There is a sumptuous a la carte menu that consists of mouth watering snacks and mains. The chef and his team are geared to offer you authentic Sri Lankan, Chinese and Western cuisine. Room service is also made available for guests who prefer to dine in the privacy of their room. The hotel also consists of a well kept lawn and terrace where you can enjoy a cup of tea, a verandah to enjoy the views and a cozy living area with sofas.


The area around Ambiente in Ella is popular among bird watchers and there are a number of endemic species that you can come across. A tea factory visit can also be organized to a nearby factory where you can witness the entire tea making process. There are a number of exciting excursions that you can enjoy while in Ella. The area is surrounded by beautiful hills, streams and waterfalls and for travellers who are interested in hiking and mountain climbing, Ella would be ideal. There are a number of waterfalls that you can visit which includes Dunhinda, Ravana Falls while a hike to the Little Adam's Peak would be exciting.


Ambiente consists of a restaurant that serves delicious local, western and Chinese cuisine.

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The rooms include an attached bathroom with hot water facilities.


The Ella region is the perfect area to enjoy long treks with friends.