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Paradise Road The Villa Bentota

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The Villa Bentota is a unique and private beach-side hotel; Paradise Road's newest property located 2 hours south of Colombo. Offering 15 individually designed rooms and suites with all modern amenities and services, The Villa Bentota is located in the Mohotti Walauwa which was Geoffrey Bawa's first boutique hotel in Sri Lanka. Refurbished and extended with incredible sensitivity to the original design, Shanth Fernando has created yet another masterpiece to give those who stay in the city at Tintagel a new special resort option in true Paradise Road style. With sprawling coconut palm-dressed lawns opening to the sea, two swimming pools, a restaurant, The Villa Café open to all passers-by and a Paradise Road gift store, The Villa Shop and an art gallery, The Villa Gallery, The Villa Bentota is a must-stop for all those traveling down the southern coast of Sri Lanka.
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Breakfast included
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Mohotti Walauwa 138/18 - 138/22 Galle Road, Bentota 80500 Sri Lanka
Getting there
Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base55 km
Koggala Airport61 km
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This 16 room collection of buildings, gardens and courtyards, some old, and some originally designed by Sri Lanka's most famous twentieth century architect, Geoffrey Bawa, has been restored, redecorated, and given new life by Shanth Fernando, creator of Sri Lanka's premier
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Very good grounds, on an amazing beach with good surf. The Villa has beautiful art work and a Paradise Road shop - I could have bought out the shop - the design is fantastic. Staff are very helpful and friendly and efficient.
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Response from TintagelColombo, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought care which makes it quite unique. Each suite is of a different design which is appreciated by our returning guests as they have the opportunity of been accommodated in the different suite during their return visit. The garden and pool offer much relaxation to our guests and space to unwind. Our team will be delighted to learn of your feedback as they always committed to ensure that our guests are treated to a unique experience. Thank you for your great recommendation and we look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards, The Management
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We stayed for three nights with two young children (1&3). The property is nicely designed, full of antiques and beautiful wooden columns. We stayed in a standard room (nr 4) on the ground floor with access to the garden, which was perfect for us. The room was decorated with
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Response from TintagelColombo, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. While we appreciate your positive feedback about your recent stay with us, we have duly noted your comments in the latter of you review. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care to ensure our guests are treated to a unique experience. Our eclectic a'la carte menu has been created to please every palate and we have received great feedback from our guests about the food. We regret to that your children took ill after consuming the pasta for which we will investigate further in to the matter. We have noted your comments about the sun lounges and the towels and we shall take necessary measures where needed. Kind Regards, The Management
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Second time at The villa, and just as amazing as first time. Cannot fault this little world of paradise. Staff amazing, food gorgeous, pool relaxing, beach stunning. Just a little gem of a hotel, we stayed in suite 4 and it was like our own private villa. The service is
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Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota
Responded Dec. 9, 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to learn your recent stay with us was the second time you visited us. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care making it a unique design. Each suite is of a different but unique design which is much appreciated by our returning guests as they have the opportunity of being accommodated in a different suite each time. The hotel and its facilities certainly offer a much relaxed stay for our guests. We appreciate your feedback on service as we strive to excel in our standards continuously. We hope you will decide to spend a few days at the Villa Bentota when you return for another visit. Kind Regards, The Management
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Just a quick review to add to other recent review. Very nice boutique hotel. Beautiful grounds – lots of seating areas to relax or chat. Nice pool. Very nice beach, pretty private. Excellent food, fantastic staff. We were in room 7, bathroom was great: nice shower, big tub
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Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota
Responded Dec. 9, 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care for our guests to have a unique experience. We appreciate your feedback on food and service as we strive to excel in our standards continuously. We are glad that you were relaxed and enjoyed the surroundings of the hotel. The passing train certainly does add to the whole charm of the hotel. Thank you for your recommendation and we look forward to your next visit. Kind Regards, The Management
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Does the hotel have a fitness centre/gym?
Nope, but beach just across the road
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How is the beach of this hotel? Is it clean and beautiful? Is it narrow?
The beach is expansive and pristine. You won't be disappointed!
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Do you offer cooking classes for people staying at other resorts?
there is a man the lives accross from the vila who does cookint classes. he is also extremely friendly and can help you out and many different ways hah
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Do you offer cooking classes for people staying at other resorts?
Hi, thanks for your Enquiry. Sorry but we don't offer this service.
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I would suggest you get in touch with a local Jamaican travel agent and get them to answer your queries. You should be able to get a rate for the hotel by going on their website or sending them a message directly.
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"Room 7 has view of big back yard and a large bathroom."
"Room 2 needs a bathroom update."
"suite rooms on the first level are great."
"Suite #2 has garden access and beautifully situated within the resort."
"If you are a light sleeper you might want to ask the hotel which rooms are furthest from the railway track"
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PRICE RANGE
US$130 - US$471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
paradise road the villa bentota hotel bentota
LOCATION
Sri LankaSouthern ProvinceGalle DistrictBentota
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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