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

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pool
Business center

Location

This family-friendly Bentota hotel is located near the beach, within 3 mi (5 km) of Bentota Beach and Kande Vihare Temple. Brief Garden, Bevis Bawa and Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 4 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include a nightclub, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge.

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 wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. This family-friendly hotel also offers a children's pool, a nightclub, and a spa tub. 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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • 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 Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

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

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

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.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a sauna, and a fitness center.

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

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

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.

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11:30 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 29.0 per stay.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 20 for adults and USD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 110 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 29.0 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Vivanta Taj Bentota
  • Vivanta Taj Hotel Bentota

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. 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. 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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