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Best things to do in Bentota

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Natural Feature
“Sprawling under an endless canopy of palm trees, the beaches continue several kilometers south from Bentota. The attractive southern end of Bentota beach, i.e. south of the railway station, comprises ”
4 locals recommend
Food & Drink Shop
“Cargills food city is a super market where you can shop on meat items, vegetables and essentials. ”
2 locals recommend
Lodging
“... also for outside guests... a small shop for souveniers, cocktails in the garden... ”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Pier88 is a super relaxing Bentota River restaurant. Food is good quality, freshly prepared, friendly staff, super relaxing decor with outdoor dining right on the river. A great credit to the family-run business.”
2 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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1 local recommends
Premise
“This lone structure which has stood the test of time upon the shores of Beruwela, has come to be known as a signature monument of the little coastal village. Still in operation, this lighthouse is located on the beauteous little Barberyn Island enveloped in lush greenery. The island is accessible via a 10 minute’s boat ride. (About 1.2km)”
1 local recommends
Seafood Restaurant
$$$
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
1 local recommends
Sri Lankan Restaurant
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“ A small family restaurant. Prepared from fresh ingredients. You have to wait 20-30 minutes, but it's worth it! It is very difficult to find a place where the right combination of several options - a reasonable price in the tourist spot, all the dishes are tasty, good service.”
1 local recommends