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Brighton
Reviewed 17 April 2015

We stayed in the disabled room -strangely it was a long walk from all the facilities and my husband is walking disabled so it appeared to be an issue at first. However, reception staff pointed out that it was a bigger and better room compared to others and loaned us a new wheelchair to help us get around more easily....

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2015

We stayed at the Avani Kalutara hotel from 15th March to 29th March and I have to say it was AMAZING. We were treated like royalty from the moment we walked in; it really was a true pleasure to stay at this hotel. Firstly for us we have to say a special thank you to Jayantha the wedding co-ordianator who...

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Coleshill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Visited this hotel for lunch. This hotel is in a stunning peaceful location. The staff were friendly and greeted you on arrival and took you into the hotel and explained the facilities. We had a light lunch of spring rolls which were delicious. It is a peaceful hotel and we spent a few hours just enjoying the location and quiet....

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2015

After five days of touring the Cultural Triangle this hotel is just what we needed. Peaceful, relaxing, friendly staff, lovely food and Lion Lager on tap, what more could you ask for. Highly recommended.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Stayed at this hotel for one week for our honeymoon before moving onto the Maldives. Upon arrival we were welcomed in with a mocktail and encouraged to sit and relax whilst they checked us in. We were upgraded to a superior lagoon view room which was a lovely gesture. We had brilliant towel art on our bed which read 'Happy...

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Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Wonderful location, great facilities and fantastic caring professional staff...plus great food...what more could you ask for...i will recommend this to anyone looking for a place to relax and unwind...plus experince the friendliness and warmth of the Sri Lankan people

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Very nice setting, good size rooms, clean, nice shower, WiFi worked well, excellent breakfast and dinner buffet including a variety of Asian and Western foods, Attentive and helpful staff. Huge swimming pool, would stay here again...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2015

We stopped at the avani in nov 14 it was everything and more the staff food rooms were excellent we could not have picked a better hotel to spend our honeymoon we look forward to going back in future. If anyone is wanting to explore Sri Lanka look no further than a gentleman on the beach named Freddie he will...

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3Thank Anthony Robert C
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2015

Impressive hotel with lots of good things. Location as observed by others does mean you get little external noise. Giving it 4 stars as there is really no reason not to say it's a good hotel. Firstly the good things. 1. The hotel is spotlessly clean. There are staff always around picking up leaves and litter and men with paintbrushes...

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7Thank Big_Dave_1954
Colombo
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Resort of full of smiling people ready to assist you any time. Form the tome of check-in to checkout everything was just right. Great food and clean rooms ! Beach would have been a bit better ....but red flag :-(

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Breathe in that fresh sea air and feel the warmth of the sun against your skin. Before you, lies the ocean; behind you, the Kalu Ganga river, twisting almost 100 miles back to Sri Pada, the sacred mountain believed to be the footprint of the Buddha. Where the river meets the ocean, you'll find AVANI Kalutara Resort, and discover a place where your dreams of an island paradise come true.. This hotel was formely known as Kani Lanka Resort & Spa. Skim the white waves of the Indian Ocean on board a traditional fishing boat, or watch the sunlight glitter on the water as you kayak along the riverside... it's almost like you're paddling through diamonds. Later, draw close to the warmth of the beach-side fire and share stories of another incredible day. Savour every bite of that juicy fresh seafood and enjoy a sunset that's beautiful beyond belief... ... more   less 

Additional Information about AVANI Kalutara Resort

Address: St. Sebastian's Road | Katukurunda, Kalutara 0001, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Kalutara
Price Range: RM510 - RM1,871 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AVANI Kalutara Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
AVANI Kalutara Resort Sri Lanka
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Spa Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Family Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kalutara
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kalutara
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“We liked our room on the ground floor, close to the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles Tamara_and_Olha, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lagoon view”
 of 5 bubbles bryanedwin, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a junior suite on the 2nd floor with excellent views”
 of 5 bubbles Mandy5rr, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lagoon rooms are quieter with more shelter on balcony when rains arrive”
 of 5 bubbles 334jack, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Take the mini suite 144 - private walled sitting area overlooking the garden & lagoon.Very spacious even with a 3rd bed”
 of 5 bubbles udenis2014, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
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