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AVANI Kalutara Resort

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went for voucher stay.Hotel Entrance was bit awkward but really nice location between lagoon and sea.very peaceful atmosphere.nice buffet breakfast.staff are friendly and helpful.better to stay few days kind of this environment.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If your looking for a hotel that has got it right in every respect then I would recommend the Avani Kalutara Resort. My partner and I went mid April for 2 weeks and probably like allot of people read the various reviews on tripadvisor. All I can say only read the positive ones because they are telling you what this...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They will give you a warm welcome as soon as you enter the hotel ... rooms where clean n nice with good view of sea / lagoon Good range of main meal and dessert selection Room service was really helpful as we needed to pack a cake on our return home... staff is efficient on their job Overall good stay...

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Thank Asanka F
gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Asanka F Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay and that the team took such good care of you. Please contact me at gselves@minor.com when you wish to return and I will be happy to provide you with a special rate Best Giles

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there on April, it was a nice stay there. Great food. nice surroundings. Great hospitality. Clean, Quality and comfortable rooms. Love this stay, like a second home. Minibar soft drinks are free of charge.. Hope to visit again.

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gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Piumalie L Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay and appreciated so many aspects of the resort. Please contact me at gselves@minor.com when you wish to return and I will be happy to provide you with a special rate Best Giles

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yesterday at around 2 pm we checked into the Avani kaluthara.We received keys of rooms numbers 205 and 211 respectively to stay.Rooms are not built sound proof.Even the TV sounds are transmitted out side the rooms which cannot be accepted for a 4 star hotel.Dinner was organized under the theme of Sri Lankan Style.We had to wait to get Egg...

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gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Arjuna W Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am sorry to learn that your stay was not to the level that you would expect and that we failed to meet your expectations. Our aim is to exceed our guests expectations and I am sorry that on this occasion we have failed to do...

Colombo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated in the Kalutara river promontory end. Overlooks the sea and lagoon both. The upstairs main restaurant gives a super view. Food is very good. Very expensive area giving guests a total free environment for relaxation. If you are driving do not get confused by the first car park you see after you enter the portals, as it opens to...

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gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mahinda W Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay with us and appreciated the quality of the views and the food. Please contact me at gselves@minor.com when you wish to return and I will be happy to provide you with a special rate...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Place to stay if you plan your honeymoon and they offer early bird offers via OTAs so book in advance, its always worth to go there and stay. the pool area and everything was nice. we would definitely come back, WiFi was strong and fast too. i would prefer more if you add more spread to the buffet.

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gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pasan J Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable honeymoon stay with us. The best rates can be found by booking directly with the hotel. Please let me know when you would like to return and I will be delighted to offer you a...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

it was wonderful staying in avani kalutara. was really peaceful. the place is totally islolated from all the traffic and noise. friendly staff. pool side was nice. calm and peaceful. food was really good. rooms are well maintained. highly recommend this place.

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gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear fauzan m Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had such a peaceful and relaxing stay and that the team took such good care of you. Please contact me at gselves@minor.com when you wish to return and I will be delighted to provide you with a special rate...

San Clemente, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service and every attention to detail is made! Beautiful property and spa. Easy location to go sightseeing from as well. The rooms are well kept and nicely air conditioned. Great food packages can be purchased as well. We highly recommend them!

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gselves, General Manager at AVANI Kalutara Resort, responded to this review

Dear roberthB3238UI Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear that you had an excellent stay and enjoyed so many aspects of the resort. Please contact me at gselves@minor.com when you wish to return and I will be delighted to provide you with a special rate Best Giles

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms - spacious and always maintained perfectly. Food - best and delicious - amazing variety - especially the crab. Family - My elderly parents were respected and treated with care. They were looked after My boys - young adults actually - ate, drank and relaxed/mainly in the pool The sea - alas can swim init too dangerous but immensely enjoyed...

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Dear Malcapuk Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay with us and that we took good care of you parents and children. Please contact me at gselves@minor.com when you wish to return and I will be delighted to provide you with a special rate...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
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
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Kalutara
Price Range: $95 - $326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — AVANI Kalutara Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 105
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Also Known As:
AVANI Kalutara Resort Sri Lanka
Hotel Style:
#2 Luxury Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Family Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Spa Hotel in Kalutara
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Kalutara
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kalutara
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“We were in Room 138 Ground floor lagoon view. But all rooms a great.”
alanhE8639PR, 3 days ago | Read review
“dont choose room number 211 and 205.no sound proof”
835arjunaw, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“room 32 - 34....lovely rooms”
Malcapuk, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“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, Apr 17, 2017 | Read review
“if with children ground floor room.”
262shanir, Apr 16, 2017 | Read review
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