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Bentota Beach

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“soft sand”(32 reviews)
“big waves”(16 reviews)
“warm water”(17 reviews)
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Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday

From the Cinnamon Bay Hotel we can walk to the beach. You can swim and dip yourself for hours in the beaches. Some place are rocky and they also provide scooter ride for rentals,

Thank gkv2014
Reviewed 4 days ago

The beach was amazing, even though it was raining by the time i went i enjoyed a lot, view is so nice and you can spend the whole day there.

Thank Nhl K
Reviewed 5 days ago

A really beautiful beach that never seemed to be crowded no matter what time of day I visited! There is the occasional beach seller (who I did actually buy something from once) but if you ignore them they do leave you alone and won't hassle...More

Thank ECatrionaP
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very clean atmosphere. Excellent for jogging and walk Can have bath too This way you can enjoy a lot

Thank prashantb508
Reviewed 1 week ago

Which has a lifeguard service. The surf was reasonably big and through my experience I could see that there was a strong undertow from left to right. I spoke to the lifeguards prior to entering the water and while I went swimming they watched me...More

Thank Scattups1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must see if in Sri Lanka. The evening sunset is just awesome. Check out Dhabba an Indian restaurant on the way to Kosgoda turtle hatchery. Mouth watering food.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Learned Surfing from well trained staff. Many 5star resorts are nearby where you can stay and enjoy the water sports. Well connected through roads, railways, with 24x7 private taxis and tuk-tuk available.

Thank SaikatPandit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beach is nice and clean and sea it lovely and clear. Sand is nice as well. Just not much in the way of beach shacks for drinks or sun loungers to rent

Thank worldtravellermatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled as a big family and thoroughly enjoyed hanging out at this beach. The sand was incredibly soft and the waves gentle. From the toddler to the oldest - 3 generations together we all enjoyed the beach everyday of our stay at Bentota. Must...More

Thank Jude M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is an epic place to surf and swim. The water was little bit muddy however it didn't affect our experience!

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Eveli L
26 October 2018|
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Response from 636sunnyc | Reviewed this property |
You can hire a small boat for this, they generally charge any thing in between $15 to $30 totally depends on negotiation and group size. This generally a 90 minute trip.
Deborah M
18 October 2018|
Response from Udaya K |
Dear guest All the hotel front beach area they had rise warning flags . Public area near to Avani hotel government had established the life guard point for emergency .
nupur j
7 October 2018|
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Response from wkhasintha | Reviewed this property |
yeah,It is available