Surrounded by misty mountains and acres of lush tea estates, the historical Hethersett Estate hosts the Heritance Tea Factory; its former factory converted in to a luxury 5 star hotel. There are 54 rooms; superior rooms, premium king/twin rooms, executive floor deluxe rooms, junior suite and flower dew suite. These guest rooms feature a minibar, TV with satellite channels, free Wi-Fi, a safety deposit box and tea/ coffee making facilities. The ensuite bathrooms consist of both a shower and bathtub. Offering the ambience of the colonial tea estate, the hotel’s elevators and factory machinery preserved in its main restaurant and other common areas make it a truly unique getaway. Among its facilities is a luxurious spa, a fitness center, free onsite parking, library, restaurants and bars. Located 175 km from the Bandaranaike international airport, which is a 5.5 hour drive and placed about 45 minutes by road from the Nuwara Eliya city, the hotel is perfect for long walks, nature trails and tea trails.
Explore in and around Nuwara Eliya and Hill Country by visiting key points of interests or things to do such as visiting a Tea plantation and factory where one could witness the journey of the plucked leaf into the brewed cup of the renowned Ceylon tea; see the beautiful and tranquil Lake Gregory which is the centerpiece of the city; embrace serenity while walking through the gardens of Victoria Park; see exotic species of flowers at the Hakgala Botanical gardens and absorb jaw dropping views of surrounding landscapes beneath your feet and around you at World’s End in Horton Plains National Park and much more. For more information on more activities and excursions, please do refer to the pages, Things to do in Nuwara Eliya and Things to do in the Hill Country