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Ideal for animal lovers and nature lovers, guests staying at the HOTEL ELEPHANT BAY get to wake up to the sights and sounds of elephants. When you wake up, head to the restaurant area and enjoy your breakfast as you overlook the surrounding lush forest. Have your private elephant chauffeur pick you up from your room and take you on an elephant trek through Jungles and rubber plantations.

Fun bathing, milk feeding and petting the elephants before you enjoy an evening stroll around the botanical gardens at the hotel. After spending the day outdoors, head to the Safari Wellness spa and pamper yourself as you enjoy views of the elephants in their natural habitat. If your feeling more adventurous, mountain biking, hiking or trekking through the forest. Delight your taste buds with a four-course dinner at the onsite Restaurant before retiring to your cozy room.


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Welcome to Hotel Elephant Bay


Eyewitness Accounts

Roo poo paper

Hotel offers a chance to visit the elephant poo paper factory .Bringing new meaning to the term “reclaimed”, Elephant Dung Paper (EDP) is a paper made from recycled elephant dung at the Pinnawala poo paper factory.
The paper is 100% bacteria free, 100% odor free, 100% recycled and 100% handmade (with some help from the elephants).

How is it used
This paper is often used to make stationary and craft papers.

How is it made?
The dung is collected and cooked. It’s then cut and color is added, it’s weighed and made into balls. The balls are sifted evenly into sheets and put it in the sun to dry. The paper is then prepared and ready for sale.




TEL. 035-2266731  
FAX. 035-2266731  
ROOM RATES   (Period of 2013 NOVEMBER. 1st TO 31st OCTOBER 2014 )

All Rates on USD

 Bed & Breakfast Superior Deluxe                    Amenities at the Hotel  Amenities at the room
 Single 55.00 140.00                    Currency Exchage  Air Conditioning
 Double 65.00 150.00                    The Banquet  Balcony
 Tripal 75.00 140.00                    The Restaurant  Satellite Television
                         Liquor Bar  Intercom System
 Half Board Superior Deluxe                    Internet  Hot & Cold Water
 Single 75.00 165.00                    Email  
 Double 85.00 175.00                    Free Wi Fi  
 Tripal 95.00 185.00                      
 Full Board Superior Deluxe                      
 Single 95.00 190.00                      
 Double 105.00 200.00                      
 Tripal 115.00 210.00                      

web : www.hotelelephantbay.com

Email: hotelelephantbay@gmail.com


Extra Bed USD. 10 nett per head

Meal rates for childern when sharing a Double room with 2 adults 

( only 02 children allowed in the room )

Childern aged  upto 03 years free of charge

Childern aged  from 04 -12 years Half Board USD     20

 FullBoardUSD 1500                                              25                   


Wine and dine

Sri Lankan history has left its imprints on Sri Lankan cuisine. Many regional foods are influenced by the Portuguese, the Dutch, the Malays, the Arabs, and the South Indians, all of whom have left their culinary impression.

Rice & Curry imprints the main Sri Lankan cuisine and it is the spiciest foods in the world.


Wedding packages

Your wedding day is one of the most important days in your life so to make it a memorable occasion for both you and your guests, why not have wedding ceremonies in a unique location in the very heart of pinnawala elephant orphanage. Wedding ceremony near to elephant sanctuary.

Leisure Activities

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About Us

Awaken to sounds of the ma oya, music of the birds or trumpet of elephants walking across your back yard. All our guest rooms provide absolute privacy with maximum interaction with the untamed beauty of Mother Nature.

Our Location

The Pinnewela Elephant Orphanage is situated northwest of the town of Kegalle, halfway between the present capital Colombo and the ancient royal residence Kandy in the hills of central Sri Lanka. It was established in 1975 by the Sri Lanka .

Registered date 14-08-2013)


Elephant Conservation Project in Pinnawla

We bRegistered date 14-08-2013) elieve that informal support for volunteers is very important. A special volunteer program is launched by HEB(Hotel elephant bay) TO ACHIEVE THE PRIMARY OBJECTIVES OF THE PINNAWALA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE .d of 3 months however placements can run for anywhere between 1 WEEK TO 16 WEEKS and all requests will be considered.