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AVANI Kalutara Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Fernhurst, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2015

we stayed in 2010 for 14 nights. Reading the reviews 5 years on nothing appears to have improved at this hotel.you still have to wait for a room if you arrive in the early hours of the morning, you are still constantly hassled from the boundary fence by the street sellers and they are very aggressive in their sells pitch.the...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Stayed for two days in the middle of our tour of Sri Lanka, bar was closed and the atmosphere was depressing. Glad we didn't book here for longer, it was a shame that it didn't live up to our expectations. The room was ok, drains in the bathroom were really pungent which drifted through. Food choice seemed limited if you...

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1Thank Sparkle1981
Embilipitiya, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Lovely hotel situated near the beach and next to a river. The service was really good and staffs at the hotel were always happy to help and serve. The house keeping service at the hotel was brilliant and the standard of cleaning and tidying in our room was very high. The food was nice and there was a lot of...

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3Thank Amith A
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Lovely hotel situated on the beach and next to a river. The service was really good and staff at the hotel were always happy to help and serve you. The room was great, with a fantastic shower, although it did take a while to warm up. The house keeping service at the hotel was brilliant and the standard of cleaning...

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1Thank emilyk900
Colombo
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. The staff was pleasantly polite and very helpful. We had a few special requests when we booked and it was nice to experience all requests were in order when we checked in. From the entrance to the hotel we could see that it's well architected with scenic surroundings. We checked into a Lagoon View room...

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Beneden-Leeuwen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 August 2015

A very nice, luxury hotel, both at the beach and lagoon. Very friendly staff, super food (though we did not use the buffets), perfect pool (incl pool staff). We booked a "Love package" which was quit an experience, although at arrival staff was not aware of this and therefore the intended surprise for my wife failed.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Really enjoyed our stay at the Avani. The room was really lovely, modern,clean,great AC and Fan and the shower was really great. The room was cleaned daily with creative Towel art and flowers daily on our bed, The Ai food choices were excellent and staff were so pleasant, The bar and pool staff couldn't do enough for you either. The...

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3Thank Shuvie
Colombo
Reviewed 14 August 2015

organise a cultural show specially for foreigners Ex: Kandian Dancing event for 30 minutes, Matara eastern dancing etc Magic show for kids Some exercises in the pool Some competitions for kids and adults Ex:swimming, musical chairs etc

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We stayed here for 10 nights in a junior suite on our honeymoon. The room was huge, very clean and the bathroom had a huge bath and lovely rain shower. We were totally spoil with 2 balconies, one with a lagoon view and the other with a view of the ocean. We stayed on an all inclusive basis and the...

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uk
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Just had the most fabulous wedding...the planner malieca was fantastic...the whole day went with no hitches...overwhelmed...couldn't of wished for more...food great...staff great what can I say...recommend your dream weddingfantastic ...thank you all..

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Breathe in that fresh sea air and feel the warmth of the sun against your skin. Before you, lies the ocean; behind you, the Kalu Ganga river, twisting almost 100 miles back to Sri Pada, the sacred mountain believed to be the footprint of the Buddha. Where the river meets the ocean, you'll find AVANI Kalutara Resort, and discover a place where your dreams of an island paradise come true.. This hotel was formely known as Kani Lanka Resort & Spa. Skim the white waves of the Indian Ocean on board a traditional fishing boat, or watch the sunlight glitter on the water as you kayak along the riverside... it's almost like you're paddling through diamonds. Later, draw close to the warmth of the beach-side fire and share stories of another incredible day. Savour every bite of that juicy fresh seafood and enjoy a sunset that's beautiful beyond belief... ... more   less 

Additional Information about AVANI Kalutara Resort

Address: St. Sebastian's Road | Katukurunda, Kalutara 0001, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Kalutara
Price Range: $133 - $335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AVANI Kalutara Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 105
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AVANI Kalutara Resort Sri Lanka
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Family Hotel in Kalutara
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Spa Hotel in Kalutara
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“Was delighted with the room I had so didn't need to see any others. Mine had a balcony that overlooked the lagoon serenely peaceful.”
susanmargaret984, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“if with children ground floor room.”
262shanir, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room on the far end of reception”
devjitr2017, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lagoon view is good but the trains can be noisy. Sea view is good but restricted by palm trees. Not sure about courtyard view.”
AndyHill307, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the lagoon looked great. De-luxe rooms are luxurious.”
HOLIDAYSAREOURHOBBY, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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