We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

where to stay?

Level Contributor
29 posts
1 review
Save Topic
where to stay?

I need your opinions please - where to stay AVANI BENTOTA RESORT or COCOON RESORT AND VILLAS?

Please also recommend where to go (excursions) nearby.


Colombo, Sri Lanka
Destination Expert
for Sri Lanka
Level Contributor
54,261 posts
196 reviews
Save Reply
1. Re: where to stay?

Hi there,

If the price is similar: Avani. Big advantage here next to its quality is that you can book BB and eat out in the restaurants and bars around at a decent price every evening. Cocoon calls itself Bentota but that's Ryanair-lile map usage, it's in Kosgoda which is 45 mins down south; has no restaurants around so you must book halfboard for eating in the resort every night....



for possible trips from both.

All the best,

<Erik> & [Sandya]

Level Contributor
29 posts
1 review
Save Reply
2. Re: where to stay?

thanks ....

Fredericia, Denmark
Level Contributor
37,532 posts
7 reviews
Save Reply
3. Re: where to stay?

Cocoon Resort and Villas is in Induruwa - approx. half way between Bentota and Kosgoda. Cocoon Sea Resort is in Kosgoda.


4. Re: where to stay?

-:- Message from TripAdvisor staff -:-

This topic has been closed to new posts due to inactivity. We hope you'll join the conversation by posting to an open topic or starting a new one.

To review the TripAdvisor Forums Posting Guidelines, please follow this link: http://www.tripadvisor.com/pages/forums_posting_guidelines.html

We remove posts that do not follow our posting guidelines, and we reserve the right to remove any post for any reason.

Removed on: 27 June 2014, 06:19
Get answers to your questions about Bentota
Recent Conversations