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Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

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Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Taj experience was unparalleled. From the moment the heavy entry gates opened to the last moment of our stay, the memories were precious. The ambience created by high vaulted ceilings, colonial pillars, marbled tiles, detailed floral arrangements and refreshing juices at the entry hinted at the luxury awaiting us. There were heartwarming welcomes from impeccably dressed staff. There was... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This one of our best vacations ever. Our family thoroughly enjoyed. The property is fantastic and the food was fabulous. Maybe the only buffet were I experienced it being customized regularly. Most important was the people and the service. A smile all the time by all staff to all guests. Their General Manager, Mr. Ranjit Shankar, was not this elusive... More 

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Tipperary, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff in this hotel are extremely helpful and professional. The views of the sea from this hotel are very impressive. One can take a walk on the beach straight from the hotel grounds. Ask for a room with a sea view. It is very clean and the rooms were nicely furnished. I really enjoyed my stay here and would... More 

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Bangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A fabulous, dream-like property, with exemplary service, fabulous location and surroundings and great, clean beach. It totally made our trip to SriLanka outstanding, not least because of the beautiful service and ambiance of this gorgeous hotel. Recommend it to all visitors to this beautiful country, and we hope to visit again.

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Vivanta by Taj is a wonderful hotel in Bentota. We ended a few weeks travelling around Sri Lanka in this hotel. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and always on hand to assist! The restaurants are great, in particular The Palms which is also reasonable priced. The other restaurants in the resort are a little expensive for every day... More 

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj Bentota! Thank you so very much for your review and for visiting our hotel. It was indeed a pleasure having you here with us and we look forward to welcoming you again, during your future visits to the emerald island. Warm Regards Ranjit Shankar General Manager Vivanta by Taj Bentota ranjit.shankar@tajhotels.com More 

colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is an excellent hotel with good service and rooms. Good place for the family trip. The receiption is very kind and help to solve my problem and upgrade our rooms. Great experience. Strongly recommend to check in this hotel. Will go there again.

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We are delighted that you had a most pleasant stay at the resort and look forward to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen... More 

Bury
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful hotel in every way. The public area is stunning, the food quality and choice is amazing. We were here to have a last few days in SriLanka relaxing after a hectic 9 days touring. Relaxation was what we were after... Unfortunately whether this was the hotel or Kuoni, when we arrived for 5 nights there was... More 

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj Bentota! Thank you so very much for your lovely feedback and for taking the time out to give us this review. We are delighted that you had a wonderful time in spite of the initial issues that you faced and look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort, during your future visits.... More 

Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Second visit to this lovely hotel.The staying in the VIVANTA By TAJ hotel was very pleasant and enjoyable for us. We liked the location very much. The service people everywhere were very nice and polite.Free Wi-Fi is Good.

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj, Bentota! We thank you for your review and for taking your valuable time out to give us this feedback. We are delighted that you had a most pleasant stay at the resort and look forward to welcoming you and family back, during your future visits to Sri Lanka! Thank you for having chosen... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's the best hotel in that area , staff are nice and Cooperating , the rooms was large and view wonderful .. it's old hotel but the best at that area , swimming pool small but nice and beach is greatv

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj Bentota! Thank you so very much for your lovely feedback and for taking the time out to give us this review. We are delighted that you had a wonderful time and look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort, during your future visits. Warm Regards Ranjit Shankar General Manager Vivanta by Taj... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There's something special about this Resort - it's been through renovation recently, but the air of old-world charm still lingers. Within close proximity to the ocean with lovely panoramic views. We had breakfast at the all-day diner - the Sri Lankan dishes were pretty authentic! Will surely stay here when in Bentota next time!

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Ranjit S, General Manager at Vivanta by Taj - Bentota, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from the Vivanta by Taj Bentota! Thank you so very much for your review and for visiting our hotel. It was indeed a pleasure having you here with us and we look forward to welcoming you again, during your future visits to the emerald island. Warm Regards Ranjit Shankar General Manager Vivanta by Taj Bentota ranjit.shankar@tajhotels.com More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sri Lanka is referred to as a ‘small miracle,’ for despite the island’s relatively small size, its natural wonders and beauty are in abundance. Vivanta by Taj – Bentota is located on the south west coast of Sri Lanka. The hotel lies over a lush hill that overlooks the Indian Ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vivanta by Taj - Bentota

Address: National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: $157 - $599 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Vivanta by Taj - Bentota 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Vivanta By Taj - Bentota Hotel Bentota
Taj Exotica Hotel Bentota
Bentota Taj Exotica Hotel
Taj Exotica Sri Lanka
Taj Exotica Srilanka
Taj Exotica Bentota
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Bentota
#3 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
#3 Spa Hotel in Bentota
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
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