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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
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    1 - 5 of 2,076 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Wonderful stay at the hotel.. food was excellent specially the south Indian. Thanks to chef Neeraj... Staff was very courteous right from the time of check-in to till check out... Enjoyed beautiful surroundings and serene atmosphere.. a well recommended resort..More

    Thank sarita h
    Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 4 days 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

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    After a 7 hour journey from Nuwara Eliya we arrived at the Taj around 5pm where it was already dark, pouring with rain, thunder and lighting, so appreciated the warm greeting and were taken to our room which had a view of the volley ball...More

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    Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 4 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 1 week ago

    The title says it all really. Lovely, large comfortable rooms. Our balcony had a double day bed, a couple of comfortable chairs and a table though not all seemed to be as large or as well-equipped. Great bathroom. Housekeeping was the best I've ever experienced...More

    1  Thank holidayfairy_8
    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 1 week ago

    Travelled with family in Oct '16 - my parents, my wife and myself. Nice comfortable hotel, breakfast was amazing, has its own private beach access. Spa facilities are good, pool is clean. Dining options could be improved however best hotel in the vicinity. Hotel arranged...More

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    Response from Ranjit S, Front Office 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 1 week ago

    We spent 1 night at the Vivanta by taj Bentota. It is a very attractive place. Good sized rooms with air con and balcony. Well maintained swimming pool. The restaurant in the hotel was good and had an adequate variety in the menu.More

    Thank Buddika_SL
    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

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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
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$130 - US$665 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Bentota
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Bentota
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
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    • Suites ,
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    • 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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    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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    Daria D
    1 October 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    Hi there! We are planning to come in November. So I have couple of questions: 1) Do you have yoga in the hotel? Yes -Everymorning at 7 AM-Monday to Friday 2) Is it feasible to go to the surf school? There are professional... More
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    anubhav73
    30 September 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    Thanks for your query. The Deluxe Delight Sea Facing rooms can be chosen. Trust this information helps. Thank you
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