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    Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

    National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
    011 94 34 5 555555
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good28%
    • Average9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Everything about this hotel is five star. The smiling, enthusiastic staff, the food ,the ambience and decor, the garden ... everything is worth a mention. The hotel has class. Worth the money. The almost private beach makes it even more special.More

    Thank Mridula S
    Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 1 week ago

    Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your lovely 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...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We drove state to Bentota on arrival in Sri Lanka and stayed at the Vivanta - a great experience of Sri Lankan hospitality! Admittedly, the hotel is a bit old but the beautiful grounds and great service more than made up for it. Easy access...More

    Thank AzizDhaka
    Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your lovely 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...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    After having stayed at Vivanta by Taj hotels in india,we were really looking forward to our stay in vivanta by taj at Bentota. However, we were a bit disappointed by the overall experience. The check-in was delayed by half an hour, the room was just...More

    Thank ishtansa
    Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj Bentota! Thank you for your feedback and for taking your valuable time to give us this review. We have noted all your inputs and do apologize if we have not lived up to your expectations. We will definitely have...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed at vivanta for 3 nights after having toured around Sri Lanka. Would like to say thank you to the staff in the palms restaurant and special thanks to chef shivkumar who looked after our special meal requests being strict vegetarian. Everyone was so...More

    Thank jayshreevijaypatel60
    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 lovely 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...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I recently stayed at this lovely property for a few days after an intrepid tour of Sri Lanka. The check in and out were both efficient, friendly and warm. My room was upgraded to a deluxe sea view and it was perfect. A little small...More

    Thank fionadesmond
    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 lovely 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...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • 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$158 - US$680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Bentota
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Bentota
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 160
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Bentota
    • Also Known As
    • Vivanta By Taj - Bentota Hotel Bentota ,
    • Taj Exotica Hotel Bentota ,
    • Bentota Taj Exotica Hotel ,
    • Taj Exotica Sri Lanka ,
    • Taj Exotica Srilanka ,
    • Taj Exotica Bentota
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    lesleyanneole
    23 October 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    Thank you for your query. All the beaches in Sri Lanka are public beaches. We have an Activity department which organizes games such as tennis, cricket, volleyball within the premises of the hotel. The hotel is right along... More
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    enbur5
    1 October 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    Thank you for your query. The hotel is on the beach road and there are 2-3 other hotels before you reach the resort . There are a few small standalone restaurants nearby. The nearest shops are about 10 minutes walking... More
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