Located in "Little England" or commonly known as Nuwara Eliya, Rising Lion Hotel is found less than 1km away from the city centre. With many views of the surroundings, the hotel offers diverse categories of guestrooms that are comfortable and including an open fireplace. Some of the rooms even consist of balconies with wonderful views. Rising Lion Hotel also has a restaurant where guests can enjoy local, Indian as well as Italian dishes. Exploring the city is quite convenient while Nuwara Eliya is indeed a perfect city for a holiday in cool and misty surroundings.
Rising Lion Hotel Location
Located in Nuwara Eliya offering perfect views of the surroundings, Rising Lion Hotel is about 200km away from the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake. The city centre of Nuwara Eliya is less than 1km away from the property while there are buses available on a daily basis. The distance from Colombo to Nuwara Eliya is about 180km.
Rising Lion Hotel Accommodation
Rising Lion Hotel offers 16 comfortable rooms that are all en-suite with hot water and an open fire place. There are a range of room categories for guests to choose from suiting your individual budgets and needs.
The "Family Suite" which can occupy a maximum number of four adults includes a fire place, television, hot water, bathroom and a balcony while the "View-Point Room" with the same facilities occupies two adults. There are also double rooms without balconies that are adequate for two adults.
Rising Lion Hotel Facilities
Guests have the opportunity to enjoy excellent meals in the view point "tower restaurant" which is spread over two levels of Rising Lion Hotel. You can choose from a comprehensive selection of delicious local, Indian and Italian treats including real Cappuccino. With visible antique and old British style exterior, other facilities of Rising Lion Hotel includes a 24 hour reception, parking facilities, room service, Internet access and a laundry service.
Rising Lion Hotel Excursions
Rising Lion Hotel is ideally located facing the highest mountain in Sri Lanka, Mount Piduruthalagala and also with fine views of Nuwara Eliya and its surroundings. Nuwara Eliya which is also the capital of the tea industry is surrounded by acres of tea estates with many factories offering tea sales outlets for travellers and tourists.
Walking distance from the town centre is the Nuwara Eliya Golf Club which offers a 18 hole Golf course. Victoria Park is ideal for walks while you can enjoy boat rides on Lake Gregory. Visitors who come over to Nuwara Eliya can also enjoy pony and horse riding that is organized by the Turf Club. There are also a number of famous waterfalls around the area.