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“Lovely little family-run gem”
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Villa Bird Nest
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Villa Bird Nest
Ranked #46 of 88 Specialty Lodging in Bentota
Reviewed January 25, 2014

This lovely small guest house with a total of 4 rooms is really a good find. Located just behind the popular (and very expensive) Taj Hotel and a railway track, it's less than a 5 min walk to Bentota beach. The owners are really nice and very helpful. Rooms are clean and all en suite and very very reasonably priced. Breakfast is great and you can either have it continental style (i.e. fruit salad, omlette, toast and jam) or - if you ask the owner, you can have proper Sri Lankan breakfast - which is very tasty but should not be enjoyed too early in the day, as it includes curry. I recommend to sleep in and have a late Sri Lankan breakfast at least one morning if you can - it tastes fab.
The only drawback is that the passing trains (although there are not very many of them) can be a bit noisy and the Taj's disco is not far, therefore some music might travel (although only on some nights of the week). Overall, I would definitely recommend it though.

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  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled with friends
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Reviewed December 17, 2013 via mobile

Spotless rooms, lots of hot water, fast wifi speed, really friendly and welcoming hotel owners and a lovely environment! The hotel seems really new and is close to the beach and town. I definitely recommend this place for a calm and enjoyable stay.

Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile
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Stayed: February 2017, traveled with family
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Reviewed February 2, 2016
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  • Stayed: January 2016, traveled with family
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Address: Darmavijayarama Road, Sooriyagoda, Bentota, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Bentota
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Ranked #46 of 88 Specialty Lodging in Bentota
Price Range: $24 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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