Saman Villas, Bentota

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Why we like it

  • Set in a unique and tranquil location for maximum privacy
  • Secluded golden sandy beaches in a pristine tropical setting
  • Fabulous spa for the ultimate in relaxation treatments
  • Sun loungers on the elevated garden with stunning views
  • A villa style property boasting twenty six suites and one duplex villa that are uniquely positioned to offer stunning views of the ocean
  • There are no set meal times, this is up to each guests discretion
  • Saman Villas is the ultimate place to stay for complete and utter relaxation

A&K Top Tip

Experience one of the most romantic and secluded spots for dinner, the dining pavilion at the spa's water garden indulge your taste buds as chef creates a sumptuous Sri Lankan dinner.

Guest Testimonial

Our driver Sidney was excellent, first class. There should be more people in this world like him. He was calm, patient and understanding. On top of having a superb knowledge of the history of Sri Lanka, excellent driving skills and wonderful suggestions for how best to spend our time it was also the little things that really made our trip.

- AN, Abu Dhabi

Saman Villas has a magnificent setting high on the cliff top looking over the ocean and the pristine golden beaches. A boutique luxury villa property that offers beautiful accommodation with beautifully designed suites and deluxe suites, some complete with a private plunge pool or private garden. The bathrooms are modern and elegant with a free standing over sized bath tub, the bedrooms have been designed with a traditional Sri Lankan theme and are lovely and light and airy, the perfect choice for a stay by the beach. A high level of service is offered here by a team of attentive and unassuming staff. Food is delicious here; every meal is a sumptuous affair with a fine dining restaurant, a pool and lounge bar and of course the fabulous sunset bar perfect for starting the evening with a handmade cocktail. A stunning infinity pool and wonderful gardens offer peaceful locations for quiet relaxation. Being the first boutique property to open in Sri Lanka Saman Villas was the first boutique hotel of its kind in Sri Lanka.

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Best time to be there

During our winter months, when the humidity is lower and the temperature more comfortable for sightseeing and exploration. However, the monsoon season of May to September should not be discounted for travel as the whole of Sri Lanka is bursting into lush greenery due to the rainfall showing you a side of this island not everyone sees.

Fly to

Colombo (Sri Lankan Airlines daily)

flying time

10 hours non-stop

time difference

GMT +6 hours


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Health Requirements

Yellow fever if arriving from endemic area

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