Rev. Walter Senior

Popularly known as the ‘Bard of Lanka’, English scholar and poet - Reverend Senior is the author of the famous Hymn for Ceylon. He remained in Sri Lanka till the end of his days and is buried in the St. Andrew’s Churchyard, Haputale.


Literary leanings

True to the elegance of mind that characterized this worthy gentleman, this suite features not only a private living room and fire place, but also a small yet well stocked library.


A sleep that inspires

The magnificent four poster bed with pristine white linen and draperies is designed for those who desire to wake up inspired, renewed and ready to write a new chapter in their lives.


Ceiling Fans
Safety Deposit Box
Complimentary Wi-Fi
Complimentary bottled water (replenished daily)


Hotel Rack Rates 2018:
All rates are in US dollars, per room (Single or Double occupancy) per night on All Inclusive basis and are inclusive of all taxes and service charge.

Rev. Walter Senior Room Suite $ 950

The above rates include;
Breakfast / Lunch, selected from our A La Carte menu / Beer, juices and soft drinks
Afternoon tea or coffee / Pre-dinner cocktails / 3 course gourmet Dinner
A selection of international wines and spirits (excluding premium wine, spirits and champagne)
Laundry (5 pieces per person) (No dry cleaning included) / Phone calls within Sri Lanka
Bungalow amenities including WiFi
Guided tour to Lipton Seat, the Dambetanne Factory and High Tea served in the gardens of the bungalow
which was Sir Thomas Lipton’s residence from 1890 to 1910 (All outdoor activities are weather dependent, including the High Tea)
All taxes and service charge

- Child Policy - No children under 6 years of age allowed
- Cancellation Policy - Cancellation less than 30 days before arrival will result in a 100% cancellation fee. Cancellation less than 60 days before arrival during peak period will result in a 100% cancellation fee.
- Minimum Stay Policy - A minimum stay of 2 nights is required during the peak period
- Peak Period - 19th December to 10th January (Christmas & New Year)
- Peak Supplement - 10% supplement of the room rate

- All bedrooms are with king size beds
- Extra beds are pull out beds which are available only in Rev. Walter Senior,James Taylor and Sir Thomas Lipton suites

- We are unable to provide drivers accommodation