Time Out says
An authentic, but little known, boutique bungalow hotel.
Located on Shady Grove Avenue in the heart of Colombo, Ellen’s Place combines classic and modern décor to deliver a serene, comfortable stay.
Named after Ellen Senanayake, wife of the late F R Senanayake, a national hero involved in Sri Lanka’s independence movement, Ellen’s Place exudes the true essence of boutique luxury in the midst of the city.
Located conveniently within the Colombo city limits, guests staying at Ellen’s Place can easily visit places of interest; whether exploring colonial buildings, walking along the coastline, finding a restaurant or shopping. The hotel is delicately furnished to create an atmosphere of grandeur and opulence. Ellen’s Place offers a choice of standard and deluxe rooms as well as a luxurious suite, providing blissful comforts and ample living space. These rooms are lavishly adorned to create a refined, stylish interior. All rooms are supplied with a myriad of amenities including a digital safe, mini fridge and tea or coffee making facilities. The suite offers the additional luxury of a jacuzzi.
Dining at this boutique hotel is a unique gastronomic experience where a team of experts serves a range of Sri Lankan and international culinary delights. If you opt for an intimate and romantic dinner, private dining can be arranged.
The swimming pool located underneath fragrant Araliya trees invites the guests to relax and unwind while sipping a choice of mocktails, juices, and snacks that are available at the pool bar.
With a tranquil and an attractive atmosphere, Ellen’s Place is ideal for a peaceful stay amidst the bustling city.