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Clontarf, Queensland
Reviewed 10 March 2015

There are not many hotels that deserve the review of perfect, but this is surely one. Set on the banks of the Bentota River, a location far enough away from the hustle and bustle but close to everything. A host (Kumara) and staff always there but not on top of you. A room with all the mod cons you would...

2Thank Steve P
Farnham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2015

My wife and I stayed for three nights in January 2015. As we travelled through Bentota and turned off the main road our expectations plummeted as we meandered past rundown buildings alongside the narrow track. Then suddenly we stopped outside what looked like a new splendid property with an immaculate forecourt, providing secure parking and a very friendly welcome. We...

2Thank EconomicTraveller
New York
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Riverside Inn Fuji is situated on a quiet street, off the main road, right on the river bank. The rooms and the garden are facing spectacular water views. The place and the grounds are kept implacably clean. Guests get personal attention from the owner who is eager to please, and the vibe is very homey. The rooms are plain, simply...

1Thank 972menny
Reviewed 27 November 2014

After a round tour of 14 days, we had here quite a good time for relaxation before departure back home. The hotel is quiet and familiar, the rooms are comfortable and clean. The chief is an excellent cook. We loved it to be here.

1Thank Sabine N
Galle, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 10 November 2014

My husband and I stayed for two nights on a short trip we took a whim to Bentota. It was just the best experience. From the lovingly cut fresh fruit provided at breakfast, to the calming river touching the property, to the clean rooms and the humble hospitality of Mr.Kumara, the owner, it was a wonderful stay. Mr.Kumara even gave...

1Thank smalljourneys
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 3 November 2014

I was at this hotel with my girlfriend from 22th OCT to 4th NOV. Our vacation was paradise and parts of our paradise were "riverside fuji" and owner of the hotel (Kumara). Hotel placed at very beautiful riverside place. That is very big plus. We have had delicious dinners and lunches (Kumara is consummate chef and cooks only fresh products)....

1Thank Страница Д
New York
Reviewed 24 October 2014

We just got back from Sri Lanka and I knew before I left I wanted to review this wonderful inn. Our friends practically forced us to come here they wouldnt stop talking about it so we gave it a try and I am so glad we did. First they picked us up from the airport and the driver was very...

1Thank BellaJenna
Reviewed 15 October 2014 via mobile

The proprietor of this hotel is fantastic, he and his son really make you feel at home. The homemade food is delicious and made with love and the room was very clean with a great view over the lake. The mosquito net was a bit on the small side and a better stock of beer in the evening would have...

1Thank Luke L
Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

The rooms have an awesome view to the lake. We were lucky to see some varanes swimming. The host and his young assistant were very friendly and trustful. They did everything for us to feel as comfortable as possible. We got to share two double rooms with 5 persons, without paying for the extra persons. Which was also very nice...

1Thank Y K
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2014

beautiful peaceful stay in this lovely hotel- highly recommend. the staff were just so helpful and lovely- serving breakfast on our own balcony- very comfortable rooms. Excellent standard. Has its own fridge, and balcony overlooking the lake- beautiful little deck on the lake - would recommend to anyone seeking quiet time and a nice room with lovely staff.

1Thank Salona75

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The river view restaurant of the Riverside Inn Fuji offers a international selection of dishes with main focus on Japanese cuisine, reflecting the 16 years of experience by Mr Kumara, the owner. All four rooms of the Riverside Inn Fuji are en-suite with modern furniture and one room with bath tub. From the private balcony guests do have an unrestricted view over the river. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riverside Inn Fuji Bentota

Address: No 81 Circular Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: $72 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Riverside Inn Fuji Bentota 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“All rooms have great views”
 of 5 bubbles Ruchi711, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Neem een kamer aan de rivier”
 of 5 bubbles RajniG033, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I think rooms upstairs are just a bit quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles ADoP3, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Contact Kumara who will be more than willing to ensure your room is suitable for your stay”
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 of 5 bubbles susewilson, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Try to overlook the river it's so pretty.”
 of 5 bubbles wallisf2015, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
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