Avani Bentota Resort & Spa, Sri Lanka
Bentota, on the south coast, is renowned for its wide, golden beaches. The Avani Bentota Resort & Spa is on one of the best stretches and is themed on a 18th century Dutch village by world famous architect, Geoffrey Bawa. Set amidst a distinctive garden of frangipani, styled in a captivating fusion of colonial and contemporary, this is the ideal place for romance or quiet reflection.
Location: Bentota, southwest coast.
Board basis: Bed & Breakfast.
Transfer: approx. 3 hours 30 minutes from Colombo Airport.
2 Bars & a lounge
2 swimming pools & kids pool
Health spa with steam room
Beach volleyball & pool table
Shuttle to watersports centre
Standard Rooms have one double or two twin beds, air conditioning, TV, DVD player, mini-bar, tea & coffee making facilities, hairdryer, safe, rain shower and large balcony or terrace.
Superior Rooms are slightly larger.
Deluxe Rooms are much larger and have rain shower and bath.
Bentota hotels lie on Sri Lanka's pristine West Coast, a tropical paradise of palm trees and warm blue waters. But it's not all laid-back beach life in the hotels in Bentota, with scuba diving, water-skiing and other water sports available to liven up lazy days. Enjoy jungle walks and bird watching in the lush forests and dine on a fresh fish curry whilst watching the sun set. For a true taste of Sri Lanka on Bentota holidays, head to the resort's open-air theatre for an evening of traditional dance.