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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Derby
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place, beautiful food... So why rattle the milk bottles to remove me from the bar at 9.45pm... Such a shame Nothing else wrong but on a holiday from the Middle East I don't need a bar closing on me. Nothing in the details telling me that was the case...

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Madurai, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Villa is one of the most charming places ever. Ideally located, it is the perfect place for a weary tourist to kick back and fully take in the incredible, natural splendours that Sri Lanka has to offer. Another plus is that it is just a hop, skip and jump away from a gorgeous private beach. Architecturally, the place retains... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a relaxing and enjoyable two night stay at The Villa Bentota - despite the weather! The historic building is lovely and tastefully decorated. There are lots of places to relax (some do get soaked wet though!) The grounds were immaculate and there were lots of lovely touches like a tea and cake service in the bar in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Sri Lanka end of June. We knew it wasn't the best time but thought it would be ok since it's the end of the wet season. We usually like to treat ourselves when booking hotels especially when the destinations are beach destinations. The villa bentota was one of the best hotels we stayed in (we... More 

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

Thank you for the detailed, positive review. It is indeed a pleasure to have you at the Paradise Road Villa Bentota and we are pleased that you enjoyed our hotel, the aesthetic, food, and service. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Dear Elanor, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. It was our pleasure to provide you with a tranquil holiday and we do wish we get the opportunity to give the same service again very soon. Best wishes The Management - Paradise Road Villa Bentota More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

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 June 10, 2015

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 June 6, 2015 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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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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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 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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