Take a trip to Sri Lanka and enjoy the warm hospitality at Avani Bentota. It is a resort located along the popular Bentota beach in Sri Lanka. It is made up of 75 spacious rooms, each designed to suit the needs of different types of clientele, while the entire hotel was built in the style of an 18th century Dutch village.
While staying at the resort, tourists will be able to enjoy a number of different water sports, including jet skiing, scuba diving, snorkelling and wind surfing. The Resort also has two swimming pools for adults and one for children. It is a suitable destination for those coming alone, as a couple or with family. Apart from local Sri Lankan dishes, visitors will also get to taste cuisine from all over the world here at Avani Bentota. They will also be able to visit nearby attractions such as the Adams Peak, Bellanwila Birds Sanctuary and the Colombo Zoo.
- Departs: london
- Arrives: colombo, Sri Lanka
- Departs: colombo, Sri Lanka
- Arrives: london
- Bed and Breakfast
Avani Bentota is set in eight acres of lush frangipanis and coconut palms by the golden sands of Bentota. This hotel evokes an old-world feeling as it is themed on an 18th Century style Dutch village and was designed and landscaped by renowned architect Geoffrey Bawa. The spacious resort grounds and architectural design create an atmosphere of calm relaxation with a fusion of colonial and contemporary. Guests can enjoy a range of facilities and amenities including a swimming pool and spa and there is also a water sports centre nearby. The main restaurant serves both Sri Lankan and continental cuisine and the Beach Bar is the perfect place to enjoy a refreshing cocktail. Avani Bentota offers an exotic holiday romance or peaceful reflection.
The hotel serves a variety of cuisine to suit every palette at their two Restaurants and 3 Bars which also includes a wine cellar, and guests could even 'Dine by Design' where they could dine at any location of their choice at the hotel, and even ask the in-house chefs to tailor-make the menu's depending on what they are in the mood for.
Guests can relax and rejuvenate in the specialty Spa with a variety of therapies to choose from or stretch their muscles at the hotel's gym or in one of the two swimming pools facing the sea. The hotel is located in close proximity to the traditional Mask factory in Ambalangoda, the famous Turtle hatchery in Kosgoda and the renowned old Dutch Fort in Galle which are popular tourist destinations and ideal for those looking to explore the locality. The more adventurous guests could partake in a wide-range of watersports ranging from jet-skiing to riding a banana boat on the nearby Bentara river.
Good place to relax and just take it easy. Staff were excellent and plenty of them. Given the prices for flights these days the price for the hotel was very good. who ever said on trip advisor it was a long walk from their room to the dining room wants shooting. !! Cheers
Steven Wilson reviewing Avani Bentota (21-Oct-2012)