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AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

After travelling around Sri Lanka we spent the final 5 days at this excellent hotel in Bentota. The hotel is very well maintained and has two lovely pools overlooking a beautiful beach. Our room was excellent, very comfortable and very clean. We went for a...More

Thank dheff666
Response from Serendib_Leisure, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & SpaResponded 25 October 2017

Dear dheff666, Thank you for posting a lovely review of your stay at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa. I am delighted that you enjoyed your guestroom as well as the views of the beautiful beach and that you appreciated the service of our friendly and...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017

Thoroughly recommended. A brilliant place to spend a few days at the end of a trip around SL. Staff are charming, the pools are huge, the beach is glorious, the food is superb, but for us the highlight was the Geoffrey Bawa design. Magical.More

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Response from Serendib_Leisure, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & SpaResponded 19 October 2017

Dear clivecbd1, Thank you so much for taking the time to visit us, We are all delighted to read that you enjoyed the magical architecture of Geoffrey Bawa, the service delivered by our charming staff. It was a pleasure having you with us and we...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Being our first visit to Sri Lanka, we decided to stay in this resort after our trip from Colombo. The location is great and property is well maintained. Kudos to the reception staff and the staff at the breakfast lounge. Would definitely recommend this property...More

Thank TR03LON
Response from Serendib_Leisure, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & SpaResponded 16 October 2017

Dear TR03LON, Thank you so much for taking the time to visit us recently and for writing such a wonderful review of your experience! We are delighted that you have had a memorable stay and looking forward to seeing you again. Warm regards, Suresh Athukorala

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Empty minibar Torn, discoloured and unclean towels, stagnant water in shower enclosure, bathroom fittings aged up, rusted and uncleaned! TV not working, poor wifi which totally stopped working from early morning , no lift, escalator! 15 step steep staircase to climb to the room ,...More

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Response from Serendib_Leisure, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & SpaResponded 10 October 2017

Dear O1464BSmustafak, Thank you for your constructive feedback following your recent visit to AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa. We are appreciative of your comments in relation to where we can improve. Please accept our apologies for any disappointment caused and we assure that these issues...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

The room was good, quite pleasant. Decor may have been a little tired but staff were very helpful and friendly. One problem is the door locking system which means doors have to be slammed to close them meaning noise at night. It is possible to...More

Thank Paul M
Response from Serendib_Leisure, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & SpaResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Paul M, Thank you for sharing your insight from your recent experience at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, we will be sure to share your feedback with our team. The beaches in Sri Lanka are public beaches and can be accessed by all, the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$99 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#4 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#7 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#4 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#7 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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corey109
16 January 2018|
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Response from Gkinghrn | Reviewed this property |
There is a dive place just outside Bentota ... walk to it from the hotel ... turn left , cross the bridge and it’s down on the left .. about 500 yards probably.. Drink prices , and food , are typically 3 x what you pay... More
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panczek
8 January 2018|
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Response from ysping | Reviewed this property |
No. Mine is facing garden.
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panczek
5 January 2018|
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Response from mvondevivere | Reviewed this property |
Around 25 us for buffet lunch or dinner pp The speciality restaurant is more expensive
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