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Massive green waters that mesmerize!

Stayed at a family guest house (Achintha Family Guest) by the side of the reservoir and enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tharshanan K
Kegalle, Sri Lanka

We stayed at the Ceylon Tea Trails, Castlereigh bungalow which was situated on the reservoir and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Hatton, Hatton 22000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at a family guest house (Achintha Family Guest) by the side of the reservoir and enjoyed the view! Went an hour of boating in the reservoir and had a fantastic rowing experience. Marvellous views all around. On our return we had a stop at...More

Thank Tharshanan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Ceylon Tea Trails, Castlereigh bungalow which was situated on the reservoir and the views were simply out of this world! One of the most beautiful spots I have ever been to!

Thank beth393
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Tea factory tour is very interesting and informative. The scenery is spectacular, hike to the top of the tea plantation is worth the views, very unspoilt place with very few tourists.

Thank peninsula65
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We drove around the reservoir after visiting the Warleigh Christ Church, which is located over looking the reservoir. It was a fantastic drive on winding roads amid hills full of tea plantations. Surrounding area is beautiful and plenty of walking around can be done. This...More

Thank 266mps
Reviewed 26 May 2018

the reservior was lovely but as always in sri lanka it a shame about the rubbish floating everywhere views form summerville were lovely

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Hatton's best attraction is Castlereagh. It's morning view is breathtaking. A wonderful place to sit down with a steaming cuppa. One's silence can be devastated with the Kovil chanting, but then again that's the local atmospheric pleasure. Catch a glimpse of the occasional aircraft landing,...More

Thank Chummy77
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Our trip included chance to go out on the water and experience views from water level - our guide for the day organised a canoe for when we arrived. Good fun lovely scenery.

Thank ajh201617
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Castlereagh reservoir is close to Hatton town and surrounded on almost every side by tea plantations. It really is a stunningly beautiful place which benefits from a cool breeze. From Hatton if you come past Warleigh Church (well worth a visit) down the B149, the...More

1  Thank Harry T
Reviewed 27 December 2017

We were staying at Tea Trails Summerville which is situated on the reservoir, the pace of life is slow and leisurely

1  Thank JAC1951
Reviewed 10 November 2017

a large man made reservoir use for canuing boat rides the view from our room was worth seeing. the reservoir is worth a visit

1  Thank herbiefrogg
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