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Paradise Road The Villa Bentota

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$181*
US$124*
US$181*
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Occasionally when writing a review, things have just been so good that you have a warm feeling of pleasure in recalling everything. We had an unusual stay - what should have been 4 days turned into about 11 because I was taken to hospital and my wife stayed in the hotel. The room - suite 3, was large, well appointed,...

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. We are glad that our team did everything possible to make you stay a comfortable one. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much though and care which makes it a unique property. Each...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at The Villa for the last 3 nights of our honeymoon after touring around Sri Lanka and had a wonderful stay. The staff were attentive and friendly, the food was absolutely delicious an the room was luxurious and comfortable. The bathroom was especially nice with a separate shower and bath, his and hers sinks and fragrant toiletries. We...

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Each suite in the hotel has been designed with much thought and care to ensure that all our guests have a unique experience. We appreciate your feedback about service as we continuously strive to excel in...

Manila
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had really loved my stay at The Villa back in 1994 and was looking forward to going back to show my partner where I had had such a great holiday 23 years ago. When you arrive at The Villa you cannot help but be impressed with the buildings and the beautiful furnishings and artifacts that are found in all...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The number of reviews we read before booking this place had our expectations soaring. And the place that this is, surpassed everything. Stunning, simply stunning. What struck us most was the unusual layout of the resort. The common spaces, the eating and drinking areas, the rooms, the pool area and the lawns - all blending seamlessly into one another yet...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just home after a long weekend with friends staying at Paradise Road The Villa. I had high expectations but in reality it was even better! The overall style and decor is gorgeous as is the food. The vibe was great especially over the weekend when it was a bit busier. It did get a bit quiet towards the end of...

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and your expectations were exceeded. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care which allows our guests to have a unique experience. We appreciate your feedback about the music and the TVs as...

Reviewed 16 April 2017

All I can say is WOW! We had the most magical experience at The Villa Bentota.. My husband and I booked out the entire hotel for two nights for our wedding there. Having never been to Sri Lanka before, we were a bit nervous about planning a wedding there, but we were extremely lucky to have found The Villa Bentota....

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed here for four nights for some R and R at the end of our wonderful Sri Lankan tour. Everything about this place exudes style and calm. Our room was huge,clean, well appointed and comfortable. We loved the terrace with private dining area and access to the garden. The gardens offer shady places to while away the hours interrupted...

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought care which makes it quite unique. Each suite is of a different design which is appreciated by our returning guests as they have the opportunity...

Reviewed 8 April 2017

We stayed here for a wedding. Everything was outstanding, from the service to the quality of the food to the comfort of the room. Loved the proximity to the beach and the nice walk there from the garden of the hotel. However, I could have spent whole days studying and enjoying the interior design, the hallmark of which is the...

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased that you enjoyed every moment of your stay during the wedding. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care which is quite unique. The Villa offers so much relaxation to our guests and every space in the hotel contributes to a...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 23 March 2017

When we wound our way up the little road in Bentota to The Villa we had no idea it would be so beautifully decorated. The spacious and well designed hotel offers a new experience around every corner as you walk into another lovely open air room with subtly decorated interiors. The black and white theme provides a peaceful but dramatic...

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. The hotel has been designed with much thought and care making it unique design. The railway certainly does add to the whole charm of the property while the pool and the gardens offer a relaxed environment...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Designed to be simple from the outside and stunning yet subtle from the inside. Love the space. I'm guessing it has seen some restoration. But the team seems to have pulled it back together really well.

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Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to learn of your comments about the hotel. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care making it a unique design. Each suite is of a different but unique design which is much appreciated by our returning guests as they have...

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  • Pool
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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Villa Bentota is a unique and private beach-side hotel; Paradise Road's newest property located 2 hours south of Colombo. Offering 15 individually designed rooms and suites with all modern amenities and services, The Villa Bentota is located in the Mohotti Walauwa which was Geoffrey Bawa's first boutique hotel in Sri Lanka. Refurbished and extended with incredible sensitivity to the original design, Shanth Fernando has created yet another masterpiece to give those who stay in the city at Tintagel a new special resort option in true Paradise Road style. With sprawling coconut palm-dressed lawns opening to the sea, two swimming pools, a restaurant, The Villa Café open to all passers-by and a Paradise Road gift store, The Villa Shop and an art gallery, The Villa Gallery, The Villa Bentota is a must-stop for all those traveling down the southern coast of Sri Lanka. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradise Road The Villa Bentota

Address: Mohotti Walauwa | 138/18 - 138/22 Galle Road, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Bentota
Price Range: €105 - €230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Paradise Road The Villa Bentota 3.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#4 Family Hotel in Bentota
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
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“All rooms have unique character, are quiet and peaceful.”
Traiteurdelonnes, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room Six above the bar, nice location looking out over the gardens.”
263LauraH, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“The second floor rooms with balconies are probably the nicest.”
Jamesinmanila, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best views at the front , quieter rooms at the back”
mykonrunner, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Superior suite was large and plenty of room for a kids bed - with amazing view”
DeclanC930, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
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