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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel with ample space for kids to play a bout including a nice out door play area. Good service and homely rooms made our stay very relaxed and enjoyable. The hotel reservations were very professional & fast wheras the reveption service was good as well.

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

Thank you for the time you took to write a review. It is noteworthy that such comments greatly encourage all staff to make every effort to obtain the satisfaction of all our guests. We very much appreciate your warm recommendation of our Hotel and hope we have the chance to welcome you back in the future.

Ireland
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

We stayed one night full board. Evening meal we had seafood night buffet. Ill be happy if there was enough seafood dishes. It was kind of international buffet. would expect as the hotel located by fishing area.there is a lovely bar next to restaurant and played live music which is fantastic. Rooms bit out dated but nice and clean. Breakfast...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

We are grateful for taking the time to give us your feedback following your recent stay. We are glad that you have enjoyed our facilities however we were sorry to read that some of them were not at the level of your expectations. We all look forward to welcoming you back someday soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

We always keep coming back to Bentota Beach Hotel because it never fails to disappoint! Overall, our experience was fantastic! We were booked in a Superior Room on B&B basis, but after check in, was offered full board for USD 25 each. It's completely worth it. We are food lovers, and can honestly say that the buffets were mindnumbingly incredible....

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and all your wonderful comments! We are pleased to hear that we made your experience with us so memorable! Thank you for recognizing the individuals that impacted your stay in such a positive way. We have personally shared your comments with all of our staff and those individuals. Thank you again for sharing your comments,...

Colombo
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Me and my husband stayed here for one night on 30/31 weekend. Checkin was fast and the lobby filled with cinnamon smell was a refresher. Staff were helpful and attentive. We booked a superior standard room and it was ok. Old room renovated but you can see its old. I must say that bathroom was pretty bad. Wash basin and...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your valued time to write a review of your experience at Bentota Beach Hotel. We have noted your comments and regret any inconvenience that may have been caused during your short stay at the resort. We will have a discussion on each point in detail with our team. Looking forward to see you soon.

Reviewed 1 September 2014

Me and my friends stayed at the hotel for one night. Its a nice resort with a great and simple access to the beach, but please note that its not a private beach however the time we traveled (Aug) it felt as a private beach since no one was there. We reached at the dinner time and were very surprised...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay at our resort. We are pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable time with us and that our facilities and associates met with your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you and your loved ones back in the near future.

Abu-Dhabi
Reviewed 30 August 2014

We spent 2 days at this Bentota Beach Hotel August 16-17. The Hotel /rooms were old and rusty, and the smell of new paint was overwhelming. The staff was poorly informed about Water Sports activities for which we had paid in advance, despite our travel agent talking with them on the phone, and assuring us the issue had been sorted...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

We would like to apologize for the bad experience you had and thank you for your time and effort to highlight the problems and inconsistencies you faced. We will address your concern accordingly in order to prevent these type of incidents from re occurrence. We assure you that the management took seriously your concerns and fixed the problematic issues you...

notts,uk
Reviewed 29 August 2014

The hotel has remarkable grounds which are are always kept clean .The staff are friendly and very polite but you do have to tip them often .The rooms starting with 800 ,s are great and have views of the sea and the swimming pool.The food was excellent with such a variety that it caters for everyone .the fresh coconut water...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

Thank you very much for letting us having the opportunity of making your holiday a memorable experience. It was a pleasure to have you staying with us and we hope we have the chance to welcoming you back once again

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

We have stayed at BBH before and indeed this is a hotel our family members tend to stay whenever possible. The staff are so obliging, discrete and always willing to assist. The hotel itself is some 40+ years old and the last major refurbishment was some 14 years ago. It is amazing how the team of staff make the guests...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. It is great to read that we managed to exceed your expectations throughout your holiday experience in Bentota Beach Hotel. We will most certainly share your comments with all our associates, who put in the extra mile and made the difference. We really hope we have the chance to welcoming...

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We booked a room in this hotel through Agoda and got a very good deal (49% off). We were given a room in the North wing on the lower ground floor, the verandah opened up directly into the garden giving us direct access to the beach. We really couldn't have asked for anything more. its a good idea to go...

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SanjeevaPerera, General Manager at Bentota Beach by Cinnamon, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate your loyalty towards the hotel and we were glad to read that you had an amazing experience with us. Bentota Beach Hotel is indeed a relaxing escape from the usual, and is a very unique experience. We are glad you chose us, and thank you for recommending us on Tripadvisor. Please be assured that your feedback has...

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 21 August 2014

As others have said this hotel is a little tired, but tropical climates do that to buildings. We had WI-FI in the room but like other places it came and went. We were on the reception level overlooking the gardens. I did enjoy sitting on the balcony looking over the trees (photo attached). The buffet was okay, however the staff...

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Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to have you staying with us and we hope we have the chance to welcoming you back once again. We will most certainly share your comments with all our associates, who put in the extra mile and made the difference. Look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you back.

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Bentota Beach by Cinnamon is the perfect getaway from the buzzing city life. The resort specializes on water sports and other adventures at its own Water Sports centre with a variety of activities such as wind surfing, jet skiing, and banana boat riding. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bentota Beach by Cinnamon

Address: Colombo-Galle-Hambantota-Wellawaya Highway | Galle, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: €68 - €212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bentota Beach by Cinnamon 4*
Number of rooms: 133
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Also Known As:
Bentota Beach Hotel Sri Lanka
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#7 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#7 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
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