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Paradise Road The Villa Bentota

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Mohotti Walauwa | 138/18 - 138/22 Galle Road, Bentota, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

In all honesty the most beautiful, delightful place that I've ever stayed. Serene and luxurious in a truly light touch way. Architecturally refined and tastefully indulgent, every detail has been considered from the light and airy rooms, the carefully selected modern art, the crisp bed linen, and the immaculate, darkly rippling pool and lush grounds. The buildings are an architectural... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Villa Bentota is a very special place, originally designed by Geoffrey Bawa. It's beautiful, relaxing and calm. It gets all the details right, aesthetics, service and style. There is a quirky railway and beyond that a beautiful beach. It's a special place I'd love to return to.

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Harshi H, Public Relations Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Dear Fiona, Thank you for the positive feedback and for taking the time to do so. We too hope that you return soon. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

Goa, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the right amount of sophistication and meticulously detailed aesthetics Villa Bentota exudes a sense of peace to everyone who decides to visit it. Designed by world renowned architect Geoffrey Bawa, it has been described profoundly by writers and visitors. But all the words come to life only when one actually walks through the gates, steps into the unusually interesting... More 

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Harshi H, Public Relations Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time reviewing our property. We are happy that you appreciated and enjoyed the design and aesthetic which we pride ourselves on. We do hope you visit us again in the future. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

Breda, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We started our well deserved vacation here with the intention to do absolutely nothing and be pampered by the hotel staff. Well, that worked out pretty well! Great place to be, nice staff, good food and pleasant location. Even the once in a while passing train was a welcome and interesting interruption of our activities. Highly recommended! Leonel

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Harshi H, Public Relations Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending and reviewing our property. Please do return soon. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Great place to stay. All the character of a private villa but run like a hotel. Staff were exceptional, food was lovely and realistically priced. The pool was good. Plenty of water and snacks by the pool. Lovely beach and location. I would say one of the best places I have ever stayed

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Harshi H, Public Relations Manager at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Paradise Road Villa Bentota. We are glad that you enjoyed the establishment, service, and food. We look forward to your next visit and sure to make it as memorable as the first. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Awesome property. Amazing architecture. Best place to relax. Nice big rooms. The view from the rooms is spectacular. The pool and poolside is fantastic. Very easy access to beach. Almost like a private beach. The location is very safe. The staff is very nice and welcoming. Superb restaurant and a bar side lounge...

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Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are pleased that you had a good stay and hope you do return soon. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It is absolutely beautiful! This is a boutique hotel with 9 or 10 rooms, all of them suites It's location is very close to a magnificent beach, clean, with very soft sand and warm water. The food is very good and the service could not been better. The person at the reception is kind and warm, sorry I did not... More 

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SaskiaFH, Director- Public Relations at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best wishes, Saskia Fernando Hammoud More 

Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

What a wonderful and beautiful venue. We were so unlucky to only stay here just one night! Everything about the place is beautiful, relaxing and the attention to detail is second to none. With the beach just footsteps away from the back of the venue and an amazing pool and lounging area, you will want for nothing! The food was... More 

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SaskiaFH, Director- Public Relations at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a positive review of your stay and please do come back to visit us again soon for longer than one night! Best wishes, Saskia Fernando Hammoud More 

London
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We stayed here at the end of our Sri Lankan trip for a total of five nights to relax and unwind and on that score the hotel delivered! Located close to the beach (which in fact was deserted most of the time or only had a smattering of people on) the hotel also offers guests the opportunity to relax and... More 

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SaskiaFH, Director- Public Relations at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us and we are so happy to hear your enjoyed all the little details of Paradise Road The Villa Bentota. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best wishes, Saskia Fernando Hammoud More 

Saint Julian's, Malta
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at The Villa Bentota. The grounds are beautiful, the food delicious and the beach just across the road. The rooms though comfortable are badly in need of a makeover. In fact the whole property looks rather more magical at night when they light it all up with lanterns and all the little flaws hidden. When talking... More 

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SaskiaFH, Director- Public Relations at Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our property and we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We are continuously working on the maintenance of the property however Paradise Road The Villa Bentota, formerly the Villa Mohotti, was built in the 70s by the late Geoffrey Bawa and much of the age and patina belongs... More 

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