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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

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National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Vivanta on Taj is a beautiful hotel overlooking the waters of the Indian ocean. Staff are very helpful and happy to cater to your every need. Highly recommend staying here.There are several options for dining ranging from fine dining to simple snacks.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in Bentota 20 years ago and when walking on the beach said that one day we would return and stay at the new hotel being built on the headland. It has eventually happened and so glad it has. This is a first class...More

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

    Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you 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 to welcoming...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We followed a busy two week tour covering much of the island wth a week here and it was a good choice. Our eventual transfer to the airport took 1.5 hours and it had taken about that time to come up here from Galle. The...More

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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The hotel in itself is located at an amazingly pretty and quiet beach. With a large stretch of hotels on this stretch designed by Geoffery Bawa, the renowned Sri Lankan architect the place has a lot of character. Trains pass by the beach almost as...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Very nice and beautiful hotel with amazing view of the sea. Very beautiful pool area. The room was just perfect with breathtaking view and very beautiful decoration. There are a plenty of food options if one does not like or bored of Indian food. Staff...More

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

    Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you 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 to welcoming...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • 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
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    Anneka H
    Do you organise tours at the hotel? We would like to go from here to Udawalawe national park and back in the same day. Do you have any information on this and is it possible? Thanks
    20 March 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    The hotel has a travel desk and can arrange transport to go the park. However, it is about 192 kms from the hotel and takes more than 4 hours to get there. It will be advisable to stay in a hotel nearby the park to get to... More
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    Steve L
    Does the hotel and the bedrooms have air conditioning
    15 March 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    Yes, all the guest rooms are air-conditioned. The lobby and 3 restaurants are air-conditioned as well. The open air seafood restaurant, Shack, is non air conditioned. Hope this information helps. Thank you
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    Basheer S
    Hello - 4 nights in April. Are there any excursions that the hotel organize ? i.e trips to the local market, wildlife sanctuary etc ?
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
    We have a travel desk in the hotel, which can arrange trips for you in and around Bentota. The Wild life sanctuary is about 4-5 hours drive, away from the hotel and would recommend an overnight stay there, should you wish to... More
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms facing the sea only."
    Munkeith, 2 days agoRead review
    "only get rooms in the new refurbished wing with a sea view and a higher floor"
    M_mamot, 4 days agoRead review
    "5th or 6th floor for best views of the amazing sunsets"
    kittykat909, 5 days agoRead review
    "Book the rooms with sea view"
    Anurag J, 5 days agoRead review
    "Sea view room."
    Denise C, 11 days agoRead review
    "Ocean view."
    Maria C, 12 days agoRead review
    "top floor high numbered room"
    rufusatmarton, 14 days agoRead review
    "Always ensure to get a renovated room with a handshower in the toilet. And bring ear muffles."
    joaocarlost2017, 20 days agoRead review
    "Room on 3rd or 4th storey over looking the pool and beach"
    Andrew H, 21 days agoRead review
    "High rise rooms give a better view."
    ljm53, 26 days agoRead review
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