The Villa Bentota

Contemporary-styled heritage
hotel in Bentota

Originally designed by Geoffrey Bawa, Sri Lanka’s celebrated architect, this enigmatic hotel in Bentota dates back to the 1980s yet has been extensively upgraded since. In 2021 it became the very latest member of the KK Collection family and its approach to affordable luxury reflects the brand’s timeless and meticulously stylish aesthetic. Spend days relaxing on deep verandas and terraces or beside the pool. Slip into the warm Indian Ocean. Sip sundowners on the beach. Indulge your body and mind with a wellness package championing Hela Wedakama, Sri Lanka’s ancient form of plant-based medicine. Experience extraordinary events within private tropical gardens.

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A flexible and personalised approach to bookings
Very responsive to enquiries

accommodation Classically elegant, comfortably modern

Fourteen affordable individually styled bedrooms and suites designed to cosset, soothe and indulge, designed for families, honeymooners and groups of friends.

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The health and well-being of our guests, as well as our staff is of the utmost importance. We take all the necessary precautions to ensure that we minimise the risk of transmitting any infectious diseases.
It takes just over one hour by car, with most of the journey on the Southern Expressway
Yes, we do accept children and we have a separate shallow swimming pool for small children, as well as a children’s menu.
To get to the beach, you need to cross the railway line, but that is all part of the charm.
We have many vegetarian dishes on the menu, and the chef will be delighted to discuss creating some new dishes especially for you.
We have 13amp socket outlets, and we have additional adapters for you to use if needed.
Yes we can cater up to 200 pax for a sit down dinner/wedding.
There are some beautiful old temples nearby, as we as one historic mansion. We have a full list of experiences for the guests and the front office staff will be more than happy to give you some advice.
Adam’s Peak (Sri Pada) is best climbed very early in the morning, so you can leave here after dinner and then set off at 1am, to get the sunrise. We can send a guide with you who will explain everything.

highlights Dreamy destination dining and events venue

Tropical lawns, courtyards, garden pavilions and sandy pathways through to Bentota’s wide beach effortlessly set the scene for spectacular dining and events.

Experiences Enrich your stay with us

Our curated local experiences are designed to help you make the most of your stay with us in Bentota, and appreciate all that the west coast of Sri Lanka has to offer.