“Dumbara Gedere”, Ududumbara, Nest’s Guest House

(Alcohol, Cigarettes and Substance Abuse are not permitted on the Nest property,  the buildings and the Nest Trishaw)

  • Nest opens its doors to tourists both local and foreign.
  • These facilities are as follows and a short resume why this location is a good one.

Part A

  1. There are 2 bedrooms: A master bedroom large enough for a family with French windows to walk out into the garden.
    • There is an attached spacious bathroom to the master bedroom with hot and cold shower, hand basin, and toilet with douche. There is an overhead fan and a standing fan, a lock up cupboard, clothes and towel hangar, dressing table and easy chairs. Also a small radio.
    • Linen is provided which includes blankets, towels, sheets, pillows and pillow cases.
    • There are overhead electric lights and a bedside lamp.
  2. One can have all meals outside in the garden or indoors.
  3. The Trishaw is owned by Nest and can be hired by guests.
  4. As the property is built on a hill many vegetables, fruits and interesting plants are grown. Barbeques are often organized at the top of the garden from where one has magnificent views of mountain ranges and foliage.
  5. The single bedroom has use of a toilet and shower.

Part B

  1. Guests at once experience a home atmosphere with traditional home cooking
  2. What experiences and facilities in store for you:
  • Music centre,
  • Playhouse for children under 5 years of age.
  • A pond with fish
  • A huge garden landscaped on a hill
  • Different species of birds and monkeys.
  • The garden has a Tree house made by children in the community .
  • A strong swing, mat slide and climbing frame for children.
  • Views are towards Nuwara Eliya, and the Knuckles Range of Mountains
  • Parking available for 2 vehicles
  • A library with books in English, Sinhala and Tamil
  • Well equipped First Aid box
  • Places to visit:
    • Knuckles Range of Mountains’ area
    • A hospital which is 5 minutes from the Guest house
    • The famous 18 Bends
    • Busy town with many shops 5 minutes from the property
    • A Buddhist Temple 5 minutes from the property
    • A river where one can bathe safely 2 minutes from the property
    • All communities are represented with no friction or prejudice
    • Many long walks accompanied by members of the guest house staff (if the guest wishes)
    • Pets can accompany guests.
    • Black pepper, Passion fruit, Kitul treacle (palm tree), Plantains, Avocado are plentiful in the area and grown on Nest property.
    • Kandy city is 47 kilometers away, Mahiyangana is 27 kilometers away, Bibile is 52 kilometers away, Victoria Dam is 17 kilometers away, Moneragela is 112 kilometers away.

Contact person:

Contact: Mr. Milinda Munasinghe
“Dumbara Gedere”, 434/154 Kiripattiya Road, Kanahampitiya, Mediwaka, Ududumbara
Telephone: 009481 5622003

Mrs. Anoma Perera, Finance Manager ; Office in Colombo
+94 11 2576278

Charges :

  • Drop in charge using any of the bedrooms and bathrooms: SLRs: 1000.00 per person (Yen: 1430)
  • Refreshments according to Menu card
  • Overnight: SLRs 1500.00 per person including children (Yen: 2230)
  • SLRs: 35.00 per kilometer, using Nest Trishaw.

We thank you for your interest and look forward to welcoming you

We would like to mention that Nest is a non profit making registered organization and all charges are put into Community care