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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Service:Unwelcoming. Staff seemed to be in a disarray at Pool/Bar Area. Didn't even get a menu. For some reason, everyone was in panic mode. Food: Late,Stale and watery cheese pizza (right out of the freezer I'm assuming). Kiddies size too! Mediocre at its best. Would not recommend it to anyone in its current state.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We visited AVANI Resort & Spa as a family of 11 and had an exceptional time. The staff were so friendly, attentive and helpful at all times. The pool facilities are great, with the beach less than a minutes walk away. There are also activities to do around the area. The food/buffet had a variety of options to satisfy any...

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Thank Amanda B
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I spent two days at Avani in last week and found value for my money. Staff members were outstanding and they were so caring. Room is also up to the standard and nice quiet surrounding paves the way to a great holiday.

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Thank rasikagalhena
Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Starting with the good things from this Hotel.... The friendly staff helped us check in early, and our deluxe room was really gorgeous! The bed was very comfortable and the view was spectacular. Our room was clean, however the air conditioner had a musty smell from it. The public areas such as the pools felt a bit neglected maintenance wise....

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1Thank JohnPScanlon
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Resort quite nice but bar/restaurant prices way inflated versus similar establishments outside of the resort. Drinks at Chatters outside bar at least 20% higher than the cocktail bar at the Taj Hotel ( 5 star) and 40-50% higher than bars just outside the resort. Food also quite expensive and everything quoted in USD (although you cannot pay in USD). When...

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Thank Dubaidai
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Hopeless Sunday buffet by Avani.. Only chicken was there with some ordinary meals. No value for money at all. Will never ever go to this hotel. Attitude of staff also sucks. Not many facilities for guests. Two pools are there but water in one pool looks very dirty..

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel, 2 beautiful pools, nice rooms, good breakfast but... -you can hear the train about 4 times a day, and at 6am it is quite noisy -don't expect the same quality as a five star hotel in Europe: there is mold on the shower, some stains on the towel, service is the bit slow...it is little things though...

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

The room is of a good size, good to excellent bathroom / shower facilities & after a quick swap around we received a room where there was a fridge in place! Excellent views through the beach palms of the stunning sunsets from bed. Service here is slower than usual - even by Sri Lanka standards. Main Restaurant Food is nothing...

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Thank DerekS737
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 19 August 2016

hotel with nice view and my wife and my two childeren had a good time in the beach.Hotel room is quite comfortable and have all the necessities in house. hotel service team also done commendable service .

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Thank sameeraindika
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Uncomfortable super experience. Thanks all at AVANI and wish you all the best. For more improvements I think you all can add some beach activities. Take maximum from Musician. Charging facility to Electric vehicles.

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa

Address: Bentota, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka (Formerly Hotel Serendib)
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: €126 - €368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Avani Bentota Resort And Spa
Avani Bentota Hotel Bentota
Serendib Hotel Bentota
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Bentota
#4 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#7 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
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“Upper room for sea view”
 of 5 bubbles roygrainger, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“You can get a great sea view from the higher floor”
 of 5 bubbles KannanVS, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try to get rooms on the ground floor with direct access to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles RCinSydney, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“A room on the front towards the garden an the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles boyekirsten, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The railway can be disturbing at certain times. Get a room further away.”
 of 5 bubbles 589erikf, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
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