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Poznan, Poland
Reviewed 23 July 2012

Everything in the villa is almost excellent - friendly staff (receptionists, waiters, gardeners), delicious breakfast served in a 5-star hotel style, the pool and of course the rooms (of which the two top floor superior ones are perfect). The villa is surrounded by greenery, which adds to the exoticism of the place.

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Ramith K, Front Office Manager at Panchi Villa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts of your recent experience at Panchi Villa on Trip Advisor We are delighted to read the reviewer’s excellent comments about the nice and relaxing stay, Reasonably priced delightful food at the restaurant, friendly staff (receptionists, waiters, gardeners),ever met and most of all for recommending the hotel. We look forward to...

Edinburgh
Reviewed 13 July 2012

This small and lovely hotel is not close to the Bentota town centre, but just along the peach, which makes it quiet and ideal location for a tranquil beach trip. The food is very nice (my girlfriend loves it!). Highly recommended!

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Ramith K, Front Office Manager at Panchi Villa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts of your recent experience at Panchi Villa on Trip Advisor. We are pleased that you selected Panchi Villa for your vacation. It was rewarding to read you found our location well appointed and comfortable and that you enjoyed the great spread of food, as you describe it. I will not...

Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 10 June 2012

We stayed 2 nights in March. The hotel is small; the room was clean, spacious but simple. I think the rooms are slightly overpriced for what you get. Our room was on the ground floor. The hotel feels relatively new and in good condition. The pool is beautiful and inviting. The breakfast is good and generous. The negatives are that...

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Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 31 May 2012

Visited Sri Lanka for the first time. Based on all reviews I read on Trip Advisor and keeping our budget in mind, I chose to book Panchi Villa. But before I give my views on Panchi Villa, I would like to mention about Bentota. Being Indians, me and my husband did not find Bentota much different from Kerala. However, the...

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landon
Reviewed 25 April 2012

When the last tsunami alert happened the active staff informed us about it as it happens. When we asked that we thought that the only thing to do is run for our lives. But fortunately we were in tsunami safe area. So we didn’t want to do any special thing to be safe. It was wonderful. The restaurant was very...

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Reviewed 5 April 2012

We were booked to stay at the Panchi Villa for 6 nights however ended up checking out after just 3. The hotel itself was nice, the pool was great and the staff were generally friendly and helpful. However the manager did not make us feel comfortable at all and was constantly hounding us for money, claiming the card machine was...

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Reviewed 21 February 2012

What a gem of a hotel! The staff were unbelievably friendly from the moment we arrived, and were really helpful when arranging trips. Amazing, clean, beautiful pool, and we even had coconuts delivered to us with a straw in the pool! The breakfast is lovely, on the balcony overlooking the pool and tropical surrounds. Fresh fruit and smoothies every day....

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 14 February 2012

A lovely place with clean airy rooms with a great balcony overlooking the pool and the garden. Really relaxed here and can highly recommend it. It is across the road from the beech but the garden setting and pool makes up for it. Like just about everywhere else in Sri Lanka, they are building an Ayurvedic center which was just...

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Bonn, Germany
Reviewed 7 February 2012

We stayed here for two nights with our two year old son and can really recommend this place!! The hotel is small but very clean. Food is not the best but very attentive staff. It's location is a bit off the main area however, it is only a short tuk tuk ride to the Hotel Wunderbar where you can use...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 18 January 2012

it is my old unfulfilled task, I forgot write this review which i wanted to do. We spent a few days in Panchi Villa on november 2010. Panchi Villa has very large and clean room, with new furniture and good price. Friendly proprietress of Panchi Villa arranges for guests all wishes which they have. Very very nice place gives you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Panchi Villa is situated in the coastal city of Bentota and nestled in the midst of a tropical setting. This peaceful Villa comprises of seven luxury rooms ans two super luxury rooms overlooking the swimming pool and the lush greenery. An ideal hideout for those seeking serene and absolute peace. Service is personalised in the true sense of the word. The best part, Panchi Villa is just 100 meteres away from the exotic beach of the Indian Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Panchi Villa

Address: #339/7a, Kurudu Watte | Wrahena, Bentota, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: $68 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Panchi Villa 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Middle or top floor are best”
 of 5 bubbles 26rashmikaj, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“On the top floor!”
 of 5 bubbles Kjelle234, 10 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Middle floor was perfect”
  • Large rooms with balcony
  • Brief Garden visit
 of 5 bubbles RobW912, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms had patio space, upper floors all with large balconies. We had a first floor spacious room for 3 adults. Although we could hear some early morning road and railway noise it didn't affect our stay or enjoyment of this lovely hotel. Maybe the lower rooms would be quieter because we couldn't here any noise when in outdoor restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles holidayin20112012, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“I think all the rooms are basically the same. Bring bug spray for anywhere in Bentota.”
 of 5 bubbles ashley8487, 24 Dec 2014 | Read review
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