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Paradise Road The Villa Bentota

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“boutique hotel”(53 reviews)
“shanth fernando”(11 reviews)
“railway line”(36 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Originally, an old handsome building that was later designed by Geoffrey Bawa as a very cool hotel, it is a maze of beautiful and comfortable rooms interspersed with lovely pavilions which have magnificent artifacts and paintings (ancient and modern). There are 2 stunning pools and...More

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Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are quite pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. The interior and the exterior of the property has been designed with great care to ensure our guests are treated to a...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is a little bit of luxury with the service you would expect. The staff couldn't be more obliging and always working hard to deliver whatever you wanted. The trains were quirky although the train at 4:45am was a bit too much! One small...More

Thank millietess
Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa BentotaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed with much thought and care for our guests to have a unique experience. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Had a great stay, staff were excellent and although expensive, the rooms and hotel feel worth it with great architecture and interior design. Pool seemed too small for the number of guests and although being on an amazing bit of beach (better than Bentota main...More

Thank AdamandNaoko
Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. The interior and the exterior of the property has been designed with great care to ensure our guests are treated to...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

There is a lot to like at The Villa: charming staff, comfortable firm beds, handsome surroundings, a huge beach on one's doorstep, pleasant pool and great breakfast. The restaurant doesn't always quite manage to deliver, although they do try. I suggest asking them to grill...More

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Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa BentotaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We are quite pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. The interior and the exterior of the property has been designed with great care to ensure our guests are treated to a...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018

Spent 5 nights here at the end of our Sri Lanka trip. So relaxing. We had the room above reception, 2 beds and a balcony overlooking the big pool, which made popping down for a quick swim very easy. The room was very comfortable, not...More

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Response from Sudeva W, Asst. Front Office Manager at Paradise Road The Villa BentotaResponded 13 March 2018

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...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$126 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#2 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#2 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#4 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Madusha D
3 June 2017|
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Response from Amy H | Reviewed this property |
The beach is expansive and pristine. You won't be disappointed!
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Brittney C
4 January 2017|
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Response from Byron D |
there is a man the lives accross from the vila who does cookint classes. he is also extremely friendly and can help you out and many different ways hah
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Brittney C
4 January 2017|
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Response from Saskia F | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your Enquiry. Sorry but we don't offer this service.
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"If you are a light sleeper you might want to ask the hotel which rooms are furthest from the railway track"
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"One with a view"
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"choose a room with balcony to view the pool and may be the sea if you get in the second floor"
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"Relaxing, charming, beautifully designed"
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