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Club Villa,

Bentota

Price From : US $ 257.04

Introduction

Club Villa was originally designed by Sri Lanka’s iconic architect, the late Geoffrey Bawa. It is an enchanting spot, a beach property loved by a loyal clientele for its high standards of personal attention, immaculate service and excellent food. Set on a coconut grove, this 17-bedroom property is not really a hotel, but a welcoming retreat where time unfolds as you wish. Although it has expanded over the years, Club Villa retains its original Bawa architectural features of courtyards and verandahs; ponds and waterways; cooling cement floors and clay-tiled roofs festooned with flowering trees and shrubs. Improvements have remained true to Bawa’s skillfully blended windows, doors and even a wooden staircase taken from an old 19C century southern villa with modern features. Interiors are decorated with black and white photography, local art, hand-woven murals and furniture which mixes modern and Dutch period antiques. Enjoy a calm and peaceful day by the poolside; take a stroll along the beach and taken in the beautiful sunsets; and by nightfall, indulge in a romantic candlelit dinner under the stars or retreat to the small restaurant. Tea and cake in late afternoon is another welcome touch. The turquoise sea that fronts the property is safe for swimming during the season from December to April. The beach is accessed by a few strides across the simple, single-track West coast railway line that runs at the edge of the garden. This dissuades a small minority from staying here perhaps, but overwhelming feedback is that the occasional train is not intrusive, but rather adds occasional interest to an otherwise blissfully quiet day. Due to this railway line, young children should be well supervised.

Accommodation

There are 16 rooms and one luxurious Club Suite. All the bedrooms have a/c and overhead fans and open out to either a balcony or veranda with garden views. Bedroom interiors are comfortably furnished with double beds fitted with mosquito netting. Rooms are decorated with Dutch period antiques and murals. Ensuite bathroom have h/w showers.

Standard Rooms: The nine Standard Rooms open on to a bay window, balcony or a verandah. Ensuite bathrooms have h/w showers.

Deluxe Rooms: There are seven Deluxe Rooms which are more spacious that the Standard Rooms. Some of the rooms have a mezzanine floor with an extra bed. These bedrooms open on to a balcony or verandah with views across the garden to the beach beyond. Ensuite bathrooms have h/w showers.

Club Suite: This is a luxurious suite with a separate bedroom, living room and a long split level garden bathroom with a Jacuzzi bath, h/w rain shower. The Club Suite opens on to an expansive terrace overlooking the gardens.

Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Cable TV
  • Internet
  • Licensed bar
  • Child friendly

A choice of high-class Sri Lankan and western cuisine is served here prepared with fresh seafood brought right to the doorstep by the village fishermen. There are no set meal times and guests can dine when and wherever they wish whether indoors or out in the gardens. A selection of alcoholic beverages is on offer in a stylish lounge bar. There is a lounge area opening out to the gardens and a swimming pools set amidst the gardens which are scattered with flowering tropical trees and shallow ponds. There are no TVs in the room, to protect the tranquil atmosphere, although there is a TV in a small library. Wi-Fi is available throughout. There is also a small massage room, with massages available by prior appointment.

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Club Villa is an exquisite beachside boutique hotel which lies next to Villa Bentota, another highly-valued boutique property, and between them the two properties bring high standards to a broad and peaceful stretch of beach in south Bentota. Bentota’s more traditional beach hotels are a 15-minute stroll away beyond a small rocky outcrop. Bentota is only two hours from Colombo’s international airport and about an hour north of Galle.

Rates

Currency
DATE RANGE BASIS SINGLE DOUBLE TWIN TRIPLE
18/10/2017 - 19/12/2017 HB $ 227 $ 257 $ 257 $ 322
20/12/2017 - 23/12/2017 HB $ 318 $ 347 $ 347 $ 413
24/12/2017 - 24/12/2017 HB $ 449 $ 609 $ 609 $ 806
25/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 HB $ 318 $ 347 $ 347 $ 413
31/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 HB $ 466 $ 645 $ 645 $ 859
01/01/2018 - 31/01/2018 HB $ 318 $ 347 $ 347 $ 413
01/02/2018 - 30/04/2018 HB $ 288 $ 318 $ 318 $ 383

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Important note on prices: Our price includes accommodation, all taxes and service charges. Some properties may quote directly without taxes and service charges which may add 29 per cent to your bill. Red Dot guarantees to match any lower published prices from other agents at time of booking. If prices are not available for a certain date, please 'Make an Enquiry' or contact us at enquiries@reddottours.com.

Reviews & Customer Feedback

Jan 21, 2016 : Lovely peaceful place. Bathroom shower not very good. Everything else perfect.
Apr 11, 2014 : Problem with air conditioning, staff not always visible. Food was excellent! Very beautiful garden and next to the sea. Great!
Dec 14, 2013 : Great staff and service. Homely feel.

Top 25 - Sri Lanka Accommodation Awards 2014
Accommodation ratings based on real guest reviews

Customer rating

GENERAL

88%

88%

FOOD

74%

74%

SERVICE

62%

62%

ROOM

86%

86%

LOCATION

79%

79%

Red Dot Average Score - 7 Reviews

77.8%

77.8%

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