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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good as the other hotels were this one took the biscuit. Absolutely nothing that you could find to complain about. The hotel was exactly as described and I don't think I have ever stayed in a hotel with such friendly, and attentive staff. Amenities superb, food excellent. One small negative for the hotel to think about. The Spa was excellent...

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the fifth hotel we visited on Sri Lanka and it turned out to be the best of all. Great location of the hotel -The hotel is located on a towering cliff-from the pool and the villa has a delightful view of the ocean. Sufficiently comfortable and large rooms.But the most distinctive feature of this hotel is the professional...

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saman Villas is an amazing hotel, great rooms, great design, wonderful location, excellent staff and customer service & experience. Moreover, the food was really good as well. Highly recommended! last but not least a wonderful outdoor bathroom which is an experience that cant be expressed with words :)

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. Once again we thank the reviewer for their encouraging...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

amazing place, amazing people and delicious food, their English breakfast was top of the world... bit pricey but you get what you paid. not to forget their welcome drink, best drink of the world. i don't know what magic their using but i drunk 8 glasses in single day.

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful hotel, balanced on an outcrop with beaches on either side of you. We had a wonderful room with a breathtaking view of a tropical, palm fringed beach. The food was excellent as was the attentive and friendly service. The lovely rooms have an 'outdoor' bathroom, which is slightly surreal but quite fun and you get a...

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The moment you arrive life slows down at Saman Villas, it was late evening when we checked in and we woke to the wonderful gardens and beach the next morning. We stayed in Villa 1 which faces the South beach, this villa has a private pool which is not overlooked. We loved the outdoor bathroom which leads out to the...

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. Also, we are delighted to note from the reviewer...

Kandy, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Had a truly wonderful stay here .The Location is perfect.The bed room was very good and the beds comfortable. The best bit of the stay was the evening meal that we had fantastic food.Very good value..

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We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. It is more pleasing to understand from the reviewer...

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We have been relaxing here for three days after our tour of Sri Lanka. Every aspect of this boutique hotel is outstanding. - from the service, location, food and our room with private garden and pool. We haven't found a lack of privacy here at all. There is another villa above ours but unless you make a point of looking...

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Renuke C, General Manager at Saman Villas, responded to this review

We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
Reviewed 27 February 2017

I spent a few days at Saman Villas at the end of my road trip to Sri Lanka. I was looking for some relaxing days before flying back home. And... the promise was 100% fulfilled! You feel like at home... and even much better! Hashani and Dinushi will welcome you in a very warm way once you arrive, and are...

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We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

Reviewed 26 February 2017

We have just spent eight nights at Saman Villas following a tour of Sri Lanka in celebration of our 25th Anniversary. During our tour we stayed at five fabulous hotels so the bar was set very high. Saman Villas was the perfect location to relax and reflect on the best holiday ever. The exquisite, attentive level of service together with...

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We thank the reviewer for their recent stay at Saman Villas in Bentota and for commending the hotel in every possible aspect and very specially about our staff. We are pleased to note from the review that the reviewer have had a memorable stay at Saman Villas and in Sri Lanka. We will share the reviewer’s sentiments with our staff....

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Saman Villas is laid out on a magnificent rocky headland dividing two long, surf-swept golden beaches. Close by is a sleepy fishing village but you would not know it, the only sounds are sea gulls' cries and the surf below. The resort is inspired by ancient Sri Lankan architecture. The restaurants, bars and villa suites are all angled to take full advantage of the sea shore vista either side of the headland. A terraced garden draws the eye to a dramatic infinity-edge pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saman Villas

Address: Galle Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: ₹ 23,661 - ₹ 38,182 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Saman Villas 4.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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Also Known As:
Saman Villas Hotel Bentota
Saman Hotel Aturuwella
Saman Resort Aturuwella
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
#1 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Bentota
#2 Family Hotel in Bentota
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Rooms with private pool are well worth it!”
  • Our pool and view from garden in Deluxe Suite
Goodgirl53, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a bungalow with a private pool - it's a bit more expensive but worth every penny!”
  • It's a very romantic setting and the beds are made beautifully each evening.
  • Looking into the suite that are made in multiple levels
  • Waking up to the view of the ocean
  • Breakfast is served - on our terrace!
  • Gazing at the horizon from the edge of our private pool
  • In the private garden with a lille pool - for your eyes only
  • The view from the terrace with our own private pool
  • Breakfast on the terrace - and it's yummy!!
beninua, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a pool!”
danielq8, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Paradise Resort”
K8774ZUandreas, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“In my view it is not necessary to book rooms with privare pool. First of all the hotel pool is really beautifull.”
hypernova, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
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