Indulging you with its opulent colonial charm, the Grand Hotel is set within the striking ambience of Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka. This magnificent hotel resembling, a large English manor is complete with beautiful gardens. Identified as a National Heritage Property, The Grand Hotel is situated five hours from the commercial capital.
Harmonising with its grand exterior, the interior of the hotel glitters in majestic luxury. Each of its accommodation continues to indulge its guests with its old-world charm. Maintaining 145 units, the Grand Hotel is also equipped with three Presidential Suites and four Junior Suites. Suitable for the solitary traveller or the travelling duo, the Deluxe Room provides for a comfortable stay. Showcasing a view of landscaped gardens or the golf course, the rooms here are complete with all necessary amenities. Spacious and overlooking the award-winning gardens of the Hotel, the Junior Suite is a romantic accommodation ideal for the honeymooning couple. Redefining luxury, the Presidential Suite maintains a spacious aura with two bedrooms, two baths, a dining room, living room and more. Ideal for the exclusive guest, The Presidential Suite boasts of unrivalled palatial elegance.
Dining at the Grand Hotel is an illustrious affair. Indulge your hunger pangs at the scrumptious buffet at The Barnes Hall. If Asian cuisine is what your palette prefers, The Grand Indian restaurant and the Grand Thai Restaurant will satisfy your culinary desire. For fresh cuts grilled to perfection, or with a hint of eastern fusion, food at the Barnes Fusion Grill is a favourite amongst the international traveller. Sort out your unscheduled hunger pangs any time of the day at The Magnolia opened 24 hours of the day. For a fresh cup of tea or for a delicious mug of coffee, the Tea Lounge and the Coffee bar that was both established in 1871 are both cosy eateries to unwind with a book.
The Grand Hotel provides to be an ideal hill country retreat for the entire family. Featuring facilities such as a kids’ playing area, babysitting services, laundry, concierge service and more, the hotel takes pride in pampering their guests. If you are seeking to host a conference in the region, the Grand Hotel is an excellent choice. An established events venue, the hotel is armed with the latest business facilities necessary to host successful meetings, presentations and more.
Centred amidst the picturesque waterfalls of the region, the hotel encourages its gusts to take a delightful excursion exploring the waterfalls. The adventurous traveller can also cycle around the city of Nuwara Eliya enjoying the vivid settings. Situated within accessible distance of Horton Plains, Victoria Park Birdwatching and trekking are popular excursions amongst guests.
Initially constructed as a holiday home for Sir Edward Barnes the fifth governor of Ceylon, the Grand Hotel rich in history offers an exquisite stay for the global traveller.