Avani Bentota Resort & Spa

Designed by world-renowned architect Geoffrey Bawa, who took inspiration from an 18th century Dutch village to create this romantic home-away-from-home, the Avani Bentota is set on Bentota Beach amongst shady palms. This secluded low-rise hotel will suit those seeking a relaxed, informal environment where personal service and excellent value are assured.


  • 75 rooms
  • 2 restaurants
  • 3 bars
  • entertainment
  • 2 swimming pools
  • children’s pool
  • gym
  • watersports (arranged locally)
  • spa
  • yoga
  • library
  • free WiFi


In compact standard seafacing rooms with shower, DVD, mini bar, safe and balcony.

Upgrade options

Larger superior seafacing rooms with balcony or terrace, oversized deluxe sea view rooms which are almost double the size of superior rooms, so ideal for two adults and two children, with the added benefit of a separate bath and balcony or terrace, Avani suite or Bawa villa which both have a living and dining room, jacuzzi bath and separate shower, and balcony with sunbeds.


Breakfast. Half board, full board and all inclusive available.


2½ hours from Colombo airport.


Local railway line runs behind the hotel.

7 nights from £1225
  • Travel included
  • Breakfast
  • Extranight price £49

Premier offers for Avani Bentota Resort & Spa

Premier Plus

15% room discount

01 Nov 22-30 Apr 23 if you book by 31 Oct 22.

15% room discount

01 May-31 Oct 23 if you book by 30 Apr 23.

Honeymoon and Wedding Anniversaries

01 Apr 22-31 Oct 23 if you stay at least 5 nights receive a candlelit dinner for two on the beach, one honeymoon cake, one bottle of wine on arrival and bed decoration in your room.

30% room discount

01 Nov-31 Dec 21 if you book by 31 Oct 21.

40% room discount

01 Jan-31 Oct 22 if you book by 30 Nov 21.

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