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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“palms restaurant”(94 reviews)
“jiva spa”(37 reviews)
Free Wifi
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5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for families and couples to relax. There is a great pool area with plenty sunbeds. There are also extensive lawned grounds leading to the beach. The beach is accessed through a small gate which is manned for security but not...More

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Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 1 week ago

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much 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...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The property is located bang on the Indian Ocean & is a beauty. Well appointed rooms, friendly staff who made our stay memorable. Well the breakfast & lunch buffets are not worth mentioning. They need improvement. Where do you find chicken curry in breakfast in...More

1  Thank rohitchaudhri
Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We have noted all your inputs and will certainly work on these areas for improvement. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good facility with things to do on site. Other restaurants if needed are walking distance though Taj has excellent restaurants. Staff is very friendly and responds quickly to requests. Room was well equipped, however I must say that the work out facility needs a...More

Thank Nilam K
Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We have noted all your inputs and will certainly work on these areas for improvement. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived to a nice reception from the concierge and a refreshing glass of juice. Not So great from the receptionist who was stony faced could have been having an off day. Room was nice and clean with a lovely view of the gardens and part...More

Thank jjjshra
Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We have noted all your inputs and will certainly work on these areas for improvement. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a very happy and comfortable week here from 18th March. Overall the standard of this hotel was excellent. We booked a Premium Indulgence room and were not disappointed. There was more than ample space in a well-equipped room and were...More

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Response from Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - BentotaResponded 3 weeks ago

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you very much 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...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Spa
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 115 - USD 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Bentota
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
#4 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
USD 115 - USD 379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Bentota
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
#4 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Aditi A
7 April 2018|
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Response from Ranjit S | Property representative |
Thank you for your query. There might be intermittent rains towards the end of May. There are water sports activities situated very close to the hotel. Apart from that, you can visit Kosgoda, a turtle hatchery(15-20 minutes... More
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Andy W
17 March 2018|
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Response from Michael O | Reviewed this property |
As best as I recall a local beer (Lion) which is lager, but quite acceptable, to put it in context I am a member of CAMRA, was around 450 rupees (£2). A bottle of house wine was 5200 rupees (£24) again quite acceptable, in... More
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"May want to advance book rooms in season to get a better ocean view"
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