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4.1 of 5 guest rating
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Standard Room
Room with view
269 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
AVANI Suite
Room with view
1496 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Bawa Villa
Room with view
1184 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Superior Room
Room with view
344 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 Full or 2 Twin Beds
Room with view
753 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
5-star beach resort with a conference centre

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk
Multilingual staff

Location

Offering direct access to the beach, this Bentota resort is within 2 mi (3 km) of Bentota Beach, Moragalla Beach and Kaluwamodara Bridge. Kande Vihare Temple is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.

Resort features

Guests of this beach resort will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a fitness centre and massage/treatment rooms.

Room amenities

All 75 rooms offer free WiFi, minibars and LED TVs with satellite channels. Room service (during limited hours), coffee/tea makers and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Avani Bentota Resort features 2 the outdoor swimming pools and a fitness centre. Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a nearby snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and A poolside bar. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This luxury resort also offers a terrace, multilingual staff and gift shops/news stands. For a surcharge, a shuttle from the airport to the hotel (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. On-site self-parking is complimentary.

Avani Bentota Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar 1
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Built in 1971
  • Free self parking
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Airport transport - pickup (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference centre
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • Total number of rooms - 75
  • One meeting room
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Number of outdoor pools -2
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Avani Bentota Resort offers 75 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. 42-inch LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a complimentary bathrobe and complimentary toiletries. This Bentota resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free WiFi
  • LED TV
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Towels provided
  • Desk
  • Linens provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Satellite TV service

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Breeze Restaurant – Overlooking the ocean and pool, this restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Chatters – Overlooking the ocean and pool, this theme restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves brunch, lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Waterskiing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Volleyball on site
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 4:30 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 2:00 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 30 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No cots (infant beds) available

No lifts

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 20 for adults and USD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 165 per vehicle
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 165 (from 2 to 11 years old)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 30 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • AVANI Bentota Resort
  • AVANI Bentota
  • Avani Bentota Hotel Bentota
  • Serendib Hotel Bentota
  • Avani Bentota Resort And Spa
  • Avani Bentota Hotel
  • AVANI Bentota Resort Spa

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM.

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guest rooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

No pets or service animals are allowed at this property.

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