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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a wonderful 5 day break after a busy tour of the main cultural sites of the country. It was lovely to relax in such beautiful surroundings. Our room was fine with lovely sea views. Quality of the food met our expectations, and ALL the staff were so friendly and helpful. For sure the pool area is busy, and...

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We are at the end of a two week break here and though most of it has been excellent there are two MAJOR disappointments you must be aware of, if you enjoy a drink around the pool during the day, do not book this hotel. Though the pool sunbed attendants were fantastic,trying to order a drink has been extremely difficult...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good looking hotel in a nice position,good food and great pool. Rooms are nice but quite small, even the deluxe,whn fully booked not enough lounges to support all customers at the pool or even at the beach. service is ok but kind of slow. I rate it a little too expensive for the level of service all in all.

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harshamba
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is beautiful and well maintained. The check in was smooth and the rooms were great with sea view. A group of 5 couples stayed at this hotel and we were all very happy with the service provided by all the staff. We were always greeted and the staff were very attentive. The breakfast was excellent and again the...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Currently staying at the hotel. Firstly, having stayed at a mixture of 4 & 5 star hotels around the island we have been extremely disappointed by first impressions of this hotel . The main issue is the bathroom in the room which seems to be about 20 years old & and of about 2 star standard. I can't quite believe...

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Scotland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

After 11 days touring, climbing, safari ing , this was a great place to relax. Great service throughout the hotel. We used the 3 themed restaurants over the 7 days. All were excellent but the fish restaurant was our favourite. The staff were very attentive and the service was superb. I would highly recommend it. The beach and pool were...

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We leave tomorrow after spending 7 nights here. The hotel is right on the most amazing beach, the sea is lovely and warm although does have an undercurrent so not great for swimming. However lovely large swimming pool, nice temperature. We came B&B but have eaten in the buffet every night as the food is so good. Choices are amazing,...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel has a nice big pool and is located very near to beach. Very good property . Service could have been better. Food is ok. Not that great. Has limited varieties. But an enjoyable experience staying here.

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BEAUVAIS, France
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Luxus hotel with large and convenient rooms, nice swimming pool, linked to the beaches, excellent restaurant (one for lunch and four for dinner), service top level. Animation and international clients,

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed 3 nights at Vivanta by Taj in Bentota. Large beautiful 5* star hotel overlooking Bentota beach. The service was generally ok/ good and staff very friendly in hotel. Numbers of poolside service staff - inadequate - often had to go hunt for a waiter to get drinks and food. A pool this size in a 5* hotel with...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sri Lanka is referred to as a ‘small miracle,’ for despite the island’s relatively small size, its natural wonders and beauty are in abundance. Vivanta by Taj – Bentota is located on the south west coast of Sri Lanka. The hotel lies over a lush hill that overlooks the Indian Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

Address: National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: ₹ 13,173 - ₹ 24,262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Vivanta by Taj - Bentota 5*
Number of rooms: 160
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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
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Bentota
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#2 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
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“Higher floor with sea view is our recommendation.”
 of 5 bubbles IanandDorothy, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for quiet room, away from railway line.”
 of 5 bubbles gilland2014, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Take an Ocean View room!”
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 of 5 bubbles Saiklops, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Must have a sea view”
 of 5 bubbles 168ernest47, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The higher floors overlooking the ocean are perfect. I think it's the fifth floor or higher”
 of 5 bubbles maninderbolarias, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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