frequently asked questions & answers




How many persons can be accommodated at Sunnyside Holiday Bungalow?
We can accommodate only 8 persons in total.

We can rough out, can you accommodate more than 8 people?
No, we cannot accommodate more than 8 people although we know you can "rough out".

How many bedrooms do you have at Sunnyside?
We have three bedrooms with attached toilets (2 triple rooms and 1 double room).

How much do you charge for a room?
Our rates are mentioned in the reservations page.

What time can I check-in and check-out at Sunnyside?
You can check-in any time after 2 pm. Check-out time is 12 noon.

Do you accept credit cards?
Sorry, we only accept cash.

Do you offer driver accommodation?
Yes, we can offer free driver accommodation depending on availability. We do not offer free meals to drivers. So if your driver has meals, his meals would be charged to your bill.

How far is the Ella railway station?
Around 400 meters from Sunnyside. You can walk or take a tuk tuk. Our location is on Google Maps.

How far is the Badulla railway station?
The Badulla railway station is three stations away from Ella and takes approximately 1 hour to get there by train.

How far is the Ella town?
The Ella town is around 500 meters from Sunnyside. If you need to eat out, there are many restaurants in the Ella town.

What is "Half Board"?
This refers to the room, dinner and breakfast.

What does a room contain?
All rooms contain bed(s) with mosquitto net(s), fan, attached toilet with hot water shower. All linen, including clean blankets and towels are also provided.

What does a meal contain?
In general, all meals are Sri Lankan - cooked according to your requirements. ie. mild, hot, very hot. Dinner contains soup, main meal followed with a dessert and tea/coffee. Breakfast can be Sri Lankan or simply fruits, juice, toast and eggs.

Do you serve alcoholic beverages?
No, we don't. In fact, we encourage a no smoking, no alcohol policy at Sunnyside.

Do you have a television at Sunnyside?
No, we don't.

Do you have wi-fi and is it free?
Yes and yes. We have a high speed fibre optic line so that you can enjoy good connectivity.