Udagilma tea estate and resort is such a nice place to travel and relax. I will call it hotel on the rock. The view and location is the main thing that famous among travelers. This will let you know my experience on there and how to engage. I really excited to visit there again as well. Udagilma is unique than other traditional resorts. It engage with nature and its Eco friendly resort. The rooms are under rocks, beside of the rocks and top of the rocks. This is an really amazing to feel. This will let you know the condition of place, weather, roads and how to achieve the place with all details you need to know.
Location of Udagilma
Udagilma tea estate is located in near yatiyanthota town. The route path of Colombo to Udagilma will be Colombo -> Yatiyanthota -> Udagilma resort. The journey nearly have 70 K.M in between colombo to Udagilma . The roads are pretty good to yatiyanthota. There have 20 K.M Yatiyanthota to Udagilma . The last 6 K.M are hard to go. Small vehicles or 4×4 vehicles are good for this. Bus and vans are not recommended to go there and last 6 K.M can not go by bus. The last 20 K.M road are in between tea and rubber plantations and natural water streams. The view is really awesome. The roads are small but well maintained.
Weather conditions – very good
Weather of the locations is really good. We can see nice and large rock behind resort. There is no too much sunshine. Normally there have 23C normal days. We no need sweaters or A/C for the rooms. The night time and always pretty good with weather conditions. There is almost rainy with most of days. Then we can see natural water streams and ponds as well.
View and wild life
View, Wildlife and nature of resort is attractive. The view of this resort is very attractive. There is almost everything is natural. The pool is nice and water is too cold. We can travel through tea plants. There have play area and pond to take boat rides as well. The large rock behind the resort gave such a beautiful view. The view area of morning is pretty nice with clouds. Evening view is also beautiful and we can see Colombo city as well. We can see birds and some wild animals like deer and pigs. Sometimes there have lepords comes to the pond to drink water. This will happen normally with dry weather. We can see nice waterfall near it. Its located in main road. The Olu Ella is the waterfall. Its a famous waterfall and beside on the road.
Accommodations, meals and will be such good as well .There have main 3 locations to stay. Its on the rock, under the rock and near rock. There can be up to 10+ people in single location at one time. The best rooms are on top of the rocks. Meals are good and we can request extra foods and beverages. They offer full package with meals and we can customize them according to our requests. There have lots of celebration locations one attractive one located in the pond. The location and the nature is very attractive and have to protect for the future.