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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent service to make sure everything was just so. Staff were very friendly and welcoming. Range of food was decent. Would definitely recommend making use of the spa. Location was amazing. Went with Reshni Tours on a couple of day trips well worth the money, safari was once in a lifetime, picked out excellent restaurants on route. English was excellent...

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa to spend your Honeymoon and also for recommending our Spa to other potential guests. Regards, Roshan Fernando

Patiala, India
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights. Excellent Beach Resort. Very nice rooms. Large swimming pool right on the Bentota beach. Beach beds. Lots of greenery. Restaurant serving international Buffet for breakfast and dinner. Well trained and courteous staff. Very near to other beach resorts and also the Bentota city. Highly recommended. Must visit.

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your view. I hope you will return to spend a much longer holiday with us at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa. Regards, Roshan Fernando

Reviewed 24 October 2016

I and a group of 20 people from our MBA batch went on a day out recently. The way we got treated and the relaxation we got is priceless. Specially the pool, buffet, and the adjacent beach will give you a greater satisfaction. In our case we arranged an animation and a sporting activity as well. It was also for...

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your comments with regard to the day outing at AVANI Bentota & Spa. I am glad to note that we were able to meet all your expectations. Regards, Roshan Fernando

Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Had taken a large group at the beginning of the month...Even though the hotel needs refurbishment,the staff was exceptionally polite and attentive!A special thanks to Kuma,the reservations Manager ,who bent over backwards to accommodate all our whims and fancies! The food was amazing but the rooms definitely need to be redone!The property,gardens/pool are beautiful!

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for selecting AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa for your getaway. I am glad to note that we were able to attend to all your needs and I will surely pass on your comments to Kumar – he would definitely be happy! I have also like to keep you informed that we have planned for soft refurbishments...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The hotel is tastefully designed, and the surroundings are beautiful.The food is v tasty and the croissants served at the breakfast buffet were delicious. Comfortable rooms ; beautiful surroundings and good food.

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments with regard to your recent stay with us and I hope that you will visit us back again for your next vacation. Regards, Roshan Fernando

Bangalore
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Looking for a really good property on the beach to relax and have a great time - This is the property for you. Just like us, You would for sure experience the amazing Sri Lankan Hospitality with very friendly staff at this place - Enjoyed my holiday here.

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely comments and for recommending AVANI Bentota Resort and Spa to other potential guests. Regards, Roshan Fernando

San Donato Milanese, Italy
Reviewed 17 October 2016

After a 4 days in this hotel, I think we can give a honest feedback. The hotel is very nice, well equipped ! Service is very good with very nice employee. Price for restaurant is a bit expensive same for the bar but quality is good so nothing more to say about it. The swimming pool would deserve a better...

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Alex, Thank you for your comments with regard to your recent stay at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa. I am glad to note that you have enjoyed your time spent at our hotel. I have also taken note of the comments you have raised with regard to the Swimming pool and I will personally look into this along with...

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Felt like home! Excellent friendly service!! Food was good!!! Loved their selection of food! Superb place for a blissful vacation! Located in the beautiful southern coast! Thank you AVANI Bentota...!:) We'll be back again!!!

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Umanga, Thank you for your comments and I am glad to note that you felt at home whilst you were with us. Hope to see you again! Regards, Roshan Fernando

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from an amazing holiday at the Avani ( wish we were back there ). There are only good things to be said about the Avani, the staff are truely amazing and could not do enough for you, from the gardener giving us flowers to the pool side staff ensuring our sunbeds had towels as soon as...

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am glad to note that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will pass on your comments to my team members which would be encouraging for them. We hope to see you back at AVANI very soon! Regards, Roshan Fernando

Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We organized our corporate annual outing to Avani. While initial negotiations with the Colombo office were quite standard, the hotel staff themselves were outstanding! Particular mention should go to both the F&B Manager (Mahesh) and front office manager (whose name I can't recall right now). They sorted out many little issues to make our outing exemplary, and went out of...

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General_Manager_SLML, General Manager at AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the lovely comments and for recommending our hotel to other potential travelers. We hope to see you back at our hotel for another relaxing holiday. Regards, Roshan Fernando

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • 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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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • 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: $164 - $463 (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
#5 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
#7 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
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“All rooms face the ocean. Quiet and comfortable.”
dilkieu, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay unless refurbished.”
MyBexley, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the top floor are called "Standard" & Rooms on the ground and 1st floor are called "Superior"”
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harindug, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are good.”
don2jako, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms with sea views”
611sunseekers, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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