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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent staff from reception areas to waiters to room cleaners to rest of staff including concierge staffExcellent vegetarian food Also Jain food available Very good beach area but rain and wind caused lots of problemsMore

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Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded yesterday

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We are delighted that you had a most pleasant experience at the resort, except for the rain...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel for 7 days with our 19 year old and 16 years on children. We had a ground floor sea view room. We spent the first 2 nights in a room which we considered to be a bit tatty and asked...More

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Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 3 weeks ago

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We are delighted that you had a most pleasant experience at the resort and look forward to...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First impressions count and this hotels staff let it down badly, uninterested checkin, bags pushed to the side and left with out a claim check, understand we arrived at 12 and check in is 2 but unable to access wifi till we are given a...More

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Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded yesterday

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We have noted all your inputs and will definitely work towards improving the same. We sincerely regret...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This was my 9th stay here. This time, I was alone. As always home from home. Excellent hospitality, outstanding service in all departments. Mouth watering food with authentic touch thumps up to chef. I have to sum up as home from home. We always stay...More

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Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded yesterday

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We are delighted that you had a most pleasant experience at the resort and look forward to...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful property with serene view Located in the centre of Bentota every activity is accessible and convenient from the hotel, food was awesome, friendly and helpful staff. Rooms are awesome Read the review that property is old, but i think there is nothing to be...More

Thank Peuz
Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded yesterday

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We are delighted that you had a most pleasant experience at the resort and look forward to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Spa
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Bentota
#2 Lagoon View Hotel in Bentota
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#7 Family Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Bentota
#2 Lagoon View Hotel in Bentota
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#7 Family Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Room & Suite (686)
Pool & Beach (389)
Dining (218)
Amenities (16)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (12)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Questions & Answers
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AmyHorton
17 August 2018|
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Response from Arpit K | Reviewed this property |
Weather is pleasant there and yes they do have sockets in the bathroom
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dollyshols
25 June 2018|
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Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
Thank you for your query. There are a few stand alone restaurants within walking distance of the property. Hope this information helps.
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pam2127
23 June 2018|
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Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
Thank you for your query. We have a gala new year's eve night at the hotel, but restricted to our resident guests only. Should you wish to stay with us during this period, kindly do contact us directly and we will be happy... More
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"Sea view rooms are better in my opinion."
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"Go for half board or full board basis. Food is excellent"
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"Bathrooms could be updated, but still clean, room was lovely , housekeeping are excellent. Staff throughout..."
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"6th floor has good views"
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