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Sakura Villa
3 out of 5
Kommala, Bentota
The price is $49 per night
4.05 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (4 reviews)
clean and well maintained hotel

"The room overlooking the pool was awesome. Rooms were very spacious. Victrama the caretaker was extremely helpful. They had their own tuk tuk service which was such a big plus point. Sampa the tuk tuk driver took us all around bentota at an affordable price. Not very close to the main road and breakfast ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2017

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Hereaway Villa
3 out of 5
Gonagala Pura, Bentota
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The price is $88 per night
1.6 mi from city center
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Villa 700
4 out of 5
No. 700 Galle Road, Bentota, Southern
The price is $195 per night
3.26 mi from city center
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River shadow villa
3 out of 5
43 Pasalthota Yatramula, Bentota, Kalutara District
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The price is $23 per night
4.65 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"Beautiful place, great room and bath!! Amazing property and breakfast. A little far from town or any restaurants. Without a form of transportation you have to arrange a tuktuk or walk far to eat dinner or lunch. Would be 5 star if they servered more meals and had a scooter for rent or bicycles"…"

Reviewed on Dec 21, 2018

River shadow villa
Saman Villas
5 out of 5
Galle Road, Aturuwella, Bentota
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3.65 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)

"Great resort good food amazing staff. Could not recommend this place highly enough."…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2019

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Taru Villas - The Muse
5 out of 5
Robolgoda, Bentota, Southern Province
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4.3 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)

"excellent staff who could not do enough to make sure your stay was as you would want it.Pool was wonderfully warm and gardens were exquisite and very colourful. Trains were noisy but interesting and after a while you did not notice them."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Taru Villas - The Muse
Temple Tree Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
No.660, Gall Rd, Bentota
The price is $67 per night
3.24 mi from city center
3.5/5Good! (13 reviews)
Temple Tree

"Had a great stay at Temple Tree Resort. Overlooking the beach, 2 pools both very clean. Great breakfast. Would highly recommend, great value."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019

Temple Tree Resort & Spa
Club Bentota
3 out of 5
Paradise Island, Aluthgama, Bentota
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5.84 mi from city center
2.6/5 (14 reviews)
Bad customer service

"Location is good but worst customer service. there are cats running in dining area which they don't like to move it out. lazy customer service. soaps were not placed in our room. they took 30 min to get a small soap bar."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2017

Club Bentota
Paradise Road The Villa Bentota
3.5 out of 5
138/18 - 138/22 Galle Road, Bentota
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The price is $117 per night
4.46 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (29 reviews)

"The staff were good Train noise was bad Good pool area but not enough loungers"…"

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2020

Paradise Road The Villa Bentota
Lagoon Bentota
3 out of 5
Yathramulla, Bentota
The price is $47 per night
4.64 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)

"The staff were wonderful, the food good standard and quality. Everything was spotlessly clean. The Manager and his son were very knowledgable about the prolific bird and animal life on the property."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Lagoon Bentota
Induruwa Beach Resort
4 out of 5
Kaikawala, Bentota
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3.32 mi from city center
3.1/5 (19 reviews)
Comfortable conditions

"The hotel has beautiful outlook, all rooms have beautiful sea view. Location is best for beach and there are some small shops and restaurants opposite to the hotel. We enjoyed the relaxation at the beach side and pool area. Renovation is still in progress, minor repairs are better for the ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Induruwa Beach Resort
Taj Bentota Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
National Holiday Resort, Bentota
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The price is $99 per night
4.72 mi from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (137 reviews)

"Lovely place, really quiet and peaceful! The team are amazingly accommodating and friendly. Location was good, just walk up you’ll be in the heart of town"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Taj Bentota Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
Beach Road, Bentota
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4.77 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (110 reviews)

"It’s very good"…"

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2020

Pandanus Beach Resort & Spa
5 out of 5
Galle Road, Yalegama, Induruwa, Bentota
The price is $96 per night
3.24 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (22 reviews)

"Nice facility beautiful view. Areas require renovation and touches up"…"

Reviewed on Jan 9, 2020

Pandanus Beach Resort & Spa
Cinnamon Bentota Beach
5 out of 5
Bentota, Bentota, Southern Province
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The price is $177 per night
4.91 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"新しく快適。ごはんもおいしい。ビーチきれい。広い。スタッふやさしい。ときどきクーラーがよく効かない部屋あり。代えてもらう。なみはダンパーでのりずらい。朝イチはきれい。 暑いので移動に日傘がいる。"…"

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2020

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Visiting Bentota

Visitors give high marks for the beaches in Bentota, which is also known for its spas and seafood restaurants. This city also attracts tourists with its relaxing setting.

  • There are 92 hotels and other accommodations in Bentota
  • The closest major airport is in Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), 53.5 mi (86.1 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Bentota

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and such places to visit as Bentota Beach and Moragalla Beach. In the area, you'll also find Kande Vihare Temple and Brief Garden, Bevis Bawa.

In Bentota, you'll find 92 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday retreat. Here are top ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Saman Villas - This 4.5-star hotel features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its helpful staff.
  • Whispering Palms Hotel - Our customers like the dining options and beach locale at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool.
  • Taj Bentota Resort & Spa - This 5-star hotel features a full-service spa, 4 restaurants, and an outdoor pool. Expedia customers like its breakfast and beach locale.

Dressing for Bentota

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 89°F during the day and 72°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 89°F, while the average at night is 76°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 87°F with nighttime averages of 76°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 87°F and nighttime averages of 73°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Bentota is 3.66 inches
  • Usually April and March are the hottest months with an average of 89°F, whereas January and December are often coldest, averaging 73°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Bentota?
Rockside Beach Resort is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers a private beach and a restaurant. Other top choices based on reviews include Taj Bentota Resort & Spa and EKHO SURF.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bentota, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available in Bentota.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Bentota?
For additional details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Bentota, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Bentota?
Based on reviews, Ocean View is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to Bentota?
Oasey Beach Hotel is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and 2 restaurants. Other choices for your family trip include Wunderbar Beach Hotel and Avani Bentota Resort. Attractions in the area like Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery and Natural Moonstone Mine are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a couple visiting Bentota?
Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka is a favorite 5-star resort for couples, and features 24-hour room service and flat-screen TVs. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Avani Bentota Resort and Club Bentota.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Bentota?
Nisala Arana Boutique Hotel is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Manik Villa and River Breeze Villa.
What's the best hotel to stay with easy access to Bentota Beach?
Adjacent to Bentota Beach, Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 5-star resort offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good choices close by include Taj Bentota Resort & Spa and Avani Bentota Resort.
What's the best place to stay near the beach in Bentota?
EKHO SURF is a top 4-star beachfront hotel with 2 outdoor pools and 2 restaurants. Other good choices to stay near the beach include Avani Bentota Resort and Ocean View. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Bentota Beach or Induruwa Beach.
What's the best high-end hotel in Bentota?
Mangrove Escapes is a 4.5-star resort with 2 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay. Saman Villas and Avani Bentota Resort are two other upscale options for your vacation.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Bentota?
Club Villa is a favorite 3-star guesthouse with Expedia travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring a private beach and a restaurant.
What are some accommodations with pools in Bentota?
EKHO SURF is a popular 4-star hotel featuring 2 outdoor pools, a children’s pool, and a private beach. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Rockery Villa and Centara Ceysands Resort & Spa Sri Lanka.

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