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Mangrove Villa

Meegama Road, Warapitiya,Dharga toen, Bentota, Bentota 85000, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #17 of 34 Specialty lodging in Bentota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013
moreno751 Milan, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

We turned up to find that they had booked our room out to someone else even though we had already paid through agoda! What kind of a company does that, very unprofessional and not trust worthy. On arrival the manager was very rude to us and not apologetic at all about what they had done, we also received glares from... More

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013 via mobile

We booked two week Ayurveda trament package in mangrove villa. They provided excellent service for us. Friendly staff,Healthy ayurvedic foods daily arranged by chef according to our body type. Dr.Priyani very friendly and provided us usefull treatment and medicine for our ill.we highly appreciated about her service.Bungalow room was comfortable,clean and nice view towards to bentota river. Mangrove villa is... More

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Mangrove Villa is a unique getaway from most other places. With only 6-7 rooms, it is private and far away from touristy traps. Situated on the side of the river and home to King Fishers and lazy Water Monitors, I could relax and refresh myself. My favourite place was sitting by the river and watch the river go by..... The... More

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

I booked two rooms for my family with each room accommodating 2 people. But when I reached the guy who was managing the property asked me to pay extra since the rate I paid was for 1 person but no where it was mentioned during the booking. I argued that 2 person in a room is a norm but he... More

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Mangrovevilla, Manager at Mangrove Villa, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Punchar, We are so sad about your poor understanding about on line booking. please note that you have booked 2 SGL rooms with breakfast for one night through the on line booking facilities provided by recognize travel agency. you arrived with 4 person to the Mangrove villa. When you were checking, in your voucher it was clearly mentioned that... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

We stayed at Mangrove for about a week. We were amazed by the beautiful views that we were greeted by- the grounds are lovely and back onto the river. Having read the previous reviews we were expecting much more... the staff were laissez-faire to say the least, only really acknowledging our existence a couple of days before we left, however... More

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Doha
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

The Mangrove Villa is the perfect place for people who are searching for - very good ayurveda treatments and food, - yoga in the morning, - relaxing and quiet surrounding - clean and comfortable room. I have stayed there 1 week alone and I have to admit that I have never felt bored. If there has been some time left... More

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Berlin, Germany
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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

I booked one week ayurveda in beginning of January 2013. It was more a wellness ayurveda experience, so I would suggest to everyone to give information about your medical condition and your expectations in advance, so that the team can arrange everything for you. Doctor Priyani is very sweet, she will do everything for you. The treatments are very relaxing.... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

I stayed at the Mangrove Villa in July 2012. The place is tranquil and homey. Located down a quite lane, the 5 rooms that make up Mangrove are dotted around a lush green garden, facing more greenery across the Bentota river which runs directly infront of the garden area. The hotel, by virtue of its isolated location, is peaceful, and... More

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Mangrove villa is the perfect place for peace full relax. It has big lovely gardens and surrounding by huge mangroves and front bentota river. Staff was very friendly and providing service with smile, Delicious simple food served. We Stayed at Cabana and it was spacious, clean and comfortable. Many thanks to Mangrove villa team for a memorable time , we... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

I booked 1 week Ayurveda treatment package at Mangrove villa and I have been on other places before. It is a very quiet place is close to nature, best thing to relax and recover. The treatments were very good and well coordinated. All the time there was a doctor present. Doctor made treatment plane according my body type. it' was... More

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Address: Meegama Road, Warapitiya,Dharga toen, Bentota, Bentota 85000, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
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Set on one and a half acres of tropical greenery, facing the Bentota River is Mangrove Villa Ayurveda resort. Guests enjoy the convenience of a restaurant and Ayurverdic spa. Recreational choices include practicing yoga, or enjoying a variety of free Ayuverdic body treatments. Staff at the tour desk can assist with bicycle rental and sightseeing arrangements. Overlooking the Bentota River, bungalows and cottages are simply furnished. Each is equipped with a fan, Air Condition, mosquito net and private balcony. Shower facilities and bath amenities are standard. After an individual consultation with the Ayuverdic doctors, guests are offered a unique selection of healthy Sri Lanka dishes with fresh fruits and vegetables. Villa Mangrove - Bentota River is a 3-hour drive from Katunayaka International Airport. The villa is a 10-minute drive from the white sandy beaches of Bentota. ... more   less 
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