Hotel Bentota Beach

Bentota Beach0BentotaSri Lanka
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About Hotel Bentota Beach

Situated a five-minute stroll from Ventura Beach, Hotel Bentota Beach features an inviting outdoor swimming pool with a floor made from pieces of natural rock.

There are 130 rooms at Hotel Bentota Beach, with many offering views of the Indian Ocean or Benota River. All units are air-conditioned and have private balconies. They also feature tapestries made on hand looms. Televisions and free Wi-Fi are provided, as is a minibar and complimentary drinking water. Guests get robes and slippers, too.

Besides a gym and a spa, this property offers lighted tennis courts, a children's play area, and a shopping arcade. There are also conference facilities.

Guests can dine at The Araliya Restaurant, or try the Peacock Restaurant. The latter serves local and international fare. There is also a pool bar.

Guests are approximately a 20-minute drive from Brief Garden, the former home of one of Sri Lanka's most renowned landscape architects. Moreover, the Aluthgama Railway Station is under 15 minutes away on foot.


Bentota Beach, 0, Bentota, Sri Lanka
Telephone: +94 (0) 34-227 0523 | Fax: +94(34)2275179 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Direct beach access
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • PC with internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Steam room


  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00

Positive Reviews

Many activities to keep you entertained

The hotel offers guests a number of recreational activities onsite such spa services and tennis. Other activities offered by the hotel include archery, and elephant rides. Guests can also try water sport activities such as diving, windsurfing among others.

The concierge is very friendly and helpful

The hotel's concierge is very warm and friendly and appears to be very knowledgeable about the points of interest near the hotel and various other tasks the guests require from him. The concierge embraces his role and goes out of his way to make your stay as enjoyable and relaxing as possible.

Great location right next to the beach

The hotel is close to very many restaurants, pubs and shops. Bentota Beach is just a short walk away and there is an outdoor pools onsite as well as tennis courts and squash courts. Everything you need is within a reasonable distance.

Negative Reviews

Slow service at the restaurant and bar at times

There is a long wait at the restaurant and bar during peak seasons. Tables can get full quite quick and guests have to wait for a considerable amount of time in order to place their orders and get served.

Hotel's furniture needs upgrading

Some guests have complained that the furniture in their room is very dated. Some pieces of furniture appeared to be run down and a bit ragged in some areas. Some were in the opinion that the hotel could do with a bit of updating.

The hotel was quite high-priced

Some guests voiced their concerns regarding the expensiveness of the rooms. They felt that they were way overcharged as compared what was being offered in rooms. Some felt they did not get value for their money.

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7.9 out of 10 based on 523 reviews