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Get an overview of this hotelEco-friendly hotel with 4 restaurants and full-service spa

Location

Situated near the beach, this spa hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Bentota Beach and 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Kande Vihare Temple. Beruwela Harbour is 4.5 mi (7.3 km) away.

Hotel Features

4 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool are available at this hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, a nightclub, a health club, and a fitness center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 162 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and balconies or patios. Free wired Internet and iPod docks are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Vivanta By Taj features an outdoor tennis court and an outdoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. 2 meeting rooms are available. This eco-friendly hotel also offers a children's pool, a health club, and a nightclub. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. Complimentary self parking and valet parking are available on site.

  • Computer station
  • Luggage storage
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Terrace
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Number of restaurants - 4
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Full-service spa
  • Steam room
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Arcade/game room
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Health club
  • Nightclub
  • Children's pool
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shopping on site
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 162
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hair salon
  • Concierge services
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Bar/lounge
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • One meeting room
  • Free valet parking
  • Picnic area
  • Tennis on site
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Free self parking
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Refrigerator
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Bathrobes
  • Air conditioning
  • Free newspaper
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Pillow menu
  • LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • iPod docking station
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Climate control
  • Free bottled water
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Phone
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Balcony or patio
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Minibar
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Separate bedroom
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Where to Eat

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

The Palms - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Sea View - Overlooking the ocean, this fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only.

Oriental Pavillion - This theme restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor tennis court and a health club are featured at the hotel. An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center.

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

  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Tennis lessons on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
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Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, JIVA. Services include massages, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Body treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 11:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

No pets or service animals allowed

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Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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