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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had stayed for one night at this resort. It's a little difficult to find considering they do not have any signs guiding you towards the hotel. Once you're here, the location is perfect with the resort facing the beach and the river flowing from the back side. There is no provision to park your vehicle at the resort, so...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night at this hotel. IT is located between the river and the Ocean. Magnificient views both sides. Rooms are extra large. Good for family with lots of water sports. Ecellent for families with teen age children.

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Chennai
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Hotel Marina has an advantage of location. Beach on one side and river Madu ganga on the other. Rooms are spacious and clean. I found lack of a reception desk little weird. However hotel staff were very friendly. The buffet spread for breakfast has to be improved and I found the hotel to be very expensive. We had dosa for...

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1Thank SRSHOBA
Vasai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Location: Just amazing location. Bentota Beach at front side and river at back side. The road to hotel from main road was very small. Rooms: Cozy rooms with enough space. All the basic amenities are available. Cleanliness: Zero marks here. The base of hot kettle in room was not cleaned in many days. There was a sticky mud at the...

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I visited this resort few days back and must say i had an amazing time over there.Room service was excellent and was up to the mark. The owner was very friendly and so was the staff.Would definitely recommend this place!!

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Thank saloni v
Bentota, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great location, adjacent to the beach. Rooms and general nature of the hotel is "tired and grubby". Facilities need upgrading. Restaurant experience - we had excellent food but were deceived by the prices of the food we ordered. Manager of the restaurant was unprofessional and rude and threatened to make the waiter pay for his mistake if we didn't pay...

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Parwanoo, India
Reviewed 11 July 2016

at the end of our trip we were looking forward to this beach destination. when we reached to this hotel, we were taken to first floor in a bar/ restaurant. That is the reception of this hotel. It looked little awkward. But the room allotted to us was really big and very nice. Since we were three persons including our...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights after a lovely 12 day trip through Sri Lanka. I was really looking forward to this part of the trip as we had been pretty busy seeing all the sights and were wanting some beach relaxation. Sadly this hotel did not provide any such experience. We arrived at approximately 3:30pm and stood around for...

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Reviewed 30 June 2016

Average, service very poor, no telephone in room, no room service, after 10.30 PM nobody to attend to service, foods very cold and bad taste. only advantage is near the beach. This was one area which came under the fury of Tsunami. My family could not sleep as weird noises come in the night from the sea breeze thru the...

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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Except the location and wifi nothing was good at this place. Food was not edible and almost no vegetarian options. Desserts were stale. Dining place not even very hygienic and they are seriously under staffed.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Saddled between the blue waters of the Indian Ocean and the legendary Bentota River, our 14 room Marina Bentota and Water Sports Centre is a heaven for water sports enthusiasts. Water sports such as jet ski rides, banana boat rides, kayaking, deep sea fishing, scuba diving and wind surfing are offered to our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Marina Bentota

Address: Paradise island, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: £47 - £108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Marina Bentota 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Try to get the room in upper floors to have the good view of the river side.”
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 of 5 bubbles vishalpwn, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“little number of rooms and bad.”
 of 5 bubbles ajayann2016, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the sea are more spacious”
 of 5 bubbles anubha1975, 18 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Take in the middle floor facing lagoon”
 of 5 bubbles ipsimishra, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a beach facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles Pranita1983, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
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