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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

Taj HotelsUS$130*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great beach resort by Vivanta by Taj, had gone twice once company offsite and a personal trip with family in 2013/2014, great food, private beach- very clean, safe, great beach and sea waves experience, can go into the waters for some distance, great food, courteous staff, has a railway line running near the hotel visible from room for kids, lots...

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stayed here for 9 days and had a superb time. The buffet breakfast was amazing with food from every possible continent! Always lots of fresh fruits, juices, cold meats cheeses salads as well as eggs bacon sausages etc and hoppers and dosas cooked to order to go with the different curries. The waiting staff are quick attentive and friendly. All...

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

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

Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Went here to have a look at some rooms from a work point of view and got hosted for dinner in the Palms Restaurant which is their buffet one. Don't ever be put off by a buffet restaurant when it comes to the Vivanta as it was unbelievably good. The choice was fabulous and extremely tasty. They also have entrainment...

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Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I visited this Easter which also coincided with the new year celebrations of the two religions at the island .We arrived in the early hours of the morning and were swiftly taken to our room overlooking the Indian Ocean. Room service rustled up a welcome meal. The hotel is in a wonderful location with steps leading down...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is really great place for honeymooners.stayed just one night but memorable.. delicious honeymoon cake and still mouth watering.friendly staff with smile always(specially bartender Nadith).wanna come back. Cheers..

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our visit to Taj was awesome. The biggest winner is the food served in the hotel with so much choice and each dish is made fresh daily. We loved the main palm restaurant. The service is excellent and the staff are very warm hearted. We had an issue with one room and the hotel general manager named Ajay S was...

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Not a great start when had to sit in reception for 3 hours while they got a room ready. The room itself felt very damp at all times and was very hit and miss with the servicing times, even to the point of not being serviced by 4.30 in the afternoon. The Chinese restaurant was fantastic but the menu was...

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj Bentota! Thank you very much for giving us your feedback. We are sorry that you did not have a good experience and have noted all your inputs. We sincerely hope to give you a better experience, should you be visiting the resort in future. Best Regards Ranjit Shankar General Manager Vivanta by Taj Bentota...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The staff at the Bentota By Taj are all extremely pleasant, knowledgeable and super efficient. From check in to check out we were treated extremely well. Throughout our stay any requests were had were completed asap. We would especially like to mention those whose customer service was outstanding: Sam who cleaned our room to perfection each day and had a...

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service from start to finish were great, be at at reception, the restaurants or the poolside. It was low season so it was relatively quiet, no problems getting the lounge chairs at the pool. The beach was also clean and wonderful. Rooms were modern and well kept and clean. Wifi worked well in almost all the areas in this large...

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you...

Nairn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was just as we expected it to be, room very nice and kept very clean and tidy. View was fantastic and the food wonderful, a fantastic choice. The staff were very helpful and understanding, pool area well maintained. Bar was excellent and service outstanding.

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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 to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you...

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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
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  • 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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  • Minibar
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  • 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: €95 - €390 (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 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#2 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#2 Luxury 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”
  • view form room / hotel staff will not like this :)
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
“Make sure you have a refurbished room.”
sandybeach77, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Level 6 sea view are quiet with great views”
942chantellk, 8 May 2017 | Read review
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