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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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DEHIWELA, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very hospitable staff.. was greeted and formalities attended to cordially.. Beautiful hotel and had an awesome view of the ocean from our room. The sea was rough as it was not the right time, but our first time experience at Vivanta was great!

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Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your 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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen...

MUMBAI, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

World over the TAJ experience does not disappoint . well designed comfortable rooms and tasteful architecture Leaves you wanting to cancel ahead and stay back for one more day . TAJ Bentota was superb on all accounts .

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Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your 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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen...

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a good stay . The staff is courteous. Front desk can be more proactive. They need to work on the rooms and bathrooms as some are really worn out. We were given a room next to another were construction was going on. But was late changed on request and complaint. Food is excellent in all the restaurants. Did not...

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Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We have noted all your inputs and look forward to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen to stay at the Vivanta by Taj,...

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here last month during for 4 days . Came for my cousin's wedding. This was the best hotel I have stayed in. I recommend to get the room facing the ocean. It is well worth it. The staff were friendly and helpful, the breakfast was delicious. Lots of variety! The pool is beautiful and I enjoyed lounging there. Will...

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Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your 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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and our experience was extremely pleasant! On arrival, we were welcomed in a professional and efficient manner. Our room had been upgraded to the Deluxe Sea view room. The room was spacious, clean and very well maintained with latest technology. The house keeping was very professional and the room service was amazing,...

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Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your 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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bentota was our last stop of our 10 day vacation in Sri Lanka after spending our initial days in Kandy, Sigiririya,Colombo. We wanted to relax for last two days and Taj Vivanta was a perfect choice. We were upgraded to a ocean front room with a double lounger in the balcony. The room was spacious and tastefully decorated. The staff...

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Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your 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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen...

Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 week ago

I and my wife spent 2 Nights at this Hotel. From the time we entered we experienced the warmth of the Staff who were ready to help with a smile.The Reception was good. The Lunch spread was also good. The rooms were very clean including the bathroom and the toilet and comfortable with a lovely view from the room. Beds...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel offers no real surprises nor does it have a particular wow factor, it is a very good hotel at a good price. Practicalities as follows; it is a 2 hour transfer from the airport at Columbo, when we booked in the reception was functional rather than the exceptional personal touches you get in say Thailand, Malaysia, Bali etc,...

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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had stayed on a family holiday between 12th to 14th April. At arrival we had a very warm welcome and were upgraded to a Ocean view room as well. Stayed here for 2 days and had a superb time. The buffet breakfast was amazing. The staff are quick attentive and friendly. All staff were extremely polite and helpful. Reception...

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Anand, India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed there for 2 days. This Hotel has very small rooms. Inspite of only 65 rooms occupancy we were given rooms on the ground floor where we did not have the sea view and we were told that the rooms are upgraded and we can go straight to the sea. Who cares for the straight to the sea when u...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
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 > Galle District > Bentota
Price Range: $156 - $550 (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 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#2 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
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“Front bottom floor with sea view excellent”
Colin5363, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“upper room views would be awesome ... even if you getting a groudfloor try to get a room near beach”
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asankaf2016, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Room with easy acessibilty to the Sea area. It is pertinent to mention that the Beach is kept very clean like the Maldives.”
nimvictor, 10 May 2017 | Read review
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“Level 6 sea view are quiet with great views”
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