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Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“across the river”(136 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
5 Star Hotel
On the Bentota peninsula, the Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka enjoys a superb location with the Bentota River on one side and the Indian Ocean on the other, and is accessed by a short boat ride across the lagoon. The rooms and suites (38-139 sqm. of total living space) feature a...
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Aluthgama, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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53.6 km to Diyawanna Oya Seaplane Base
37 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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I thought the Centara was superb. From check in to check out i could not fault the place. The staff were so friendly and went out of their way to help you, for that alone they get 5star+. Our room boy Chanaka was superb, Mario...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

After a week spent driving around and living out of a suitcase, this was the perfect spot to relax for six days at the end of our holiday. The hotel is reached by a small motor boat which crosses the Bentota river in five minutes...More

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Response from Waragoda M, Manager Quality & Assurance at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri LankaResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Ann R, Thank you for your review following your recent stay at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Bentota. It’s always a pleasure to receive feedback of this nature and to know our team members made your experience so memorable! Whilst thanking you for sharing...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of useful information whilst chef demonstrated the cooking of 3 of our chosen Sri Lankan dishes. Best thing got to eat this for lunch. Watched in awe the skill of the chef in sculpting a watermelon into roses. A really worthwhile experience whilst staying...More

1  Thank Bernadetta C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stayed for 6 nights on a packaged deal from Australia. Had a very comfortable room with ocean and pool views. The highlights include nightly buffet dinners which were based on a theme every night and the open bar area with live music. Above all, the...More

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Response from Maxi W, Manager at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri LankaResponded 2 days ago

Dear jsbs10, Thank you for your review following your recent stay at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Bentota. We are all delighted to read that you have enjoyed our variety & quality of the cuisine, overall facilities, and the wonderful service of our team. We...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We found it to be a great holiday destination. The journey to the hotel started with a boat ride from the gate to the main lobby. We were then greated warmly by the staff. We found the rooms be comfortable with views of the pool...More

Thank Nilanthie S
Response from Maxi W, Manager at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri LankaResponded 2 days ago

Dear Nilanthie S, Thank you for your review following your recent stay at Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Bentota. It’s always a pleasure to receive feedback of this nature and to know our team members made your experience so memorable! We will certainly pass on...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 105 - US$ 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#6 Spa Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 105 - US$ 295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#6 Spa Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Jonathon H
20 July 2018|
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Response from Mario T | Property representative |
Dear Jonathon, no swim or sports wear, but regular shorts are totally ok!
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David C
12 July 2018|
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Response from alina w |
Local beer ranges from 300-800LKR, depending on the establishment. Imported varieties are Rs. 500 upwards.if you are require any trip whilst in sri lanka highly recommend asya tours.
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