Great Hotels of the World Member Re-Opens After Extensive Renovation

Saman Villas in Sri Lanka re-opens after refurbishment.

London, United Kingdom, August 19, 2010 --( Great Hotels of the World ( is pleased to announce the re-opening of its member Saman Villas ( in Bentota, Sri Lanka, as of the 12 August 2010.

As part of Saman Villas’ continued efforts to be one of the best boutique hotels in Asia as well as to cater to the growing demands of the top-end traveller, an extensive refurbishment project was commissioned in 2010. The hotel has undergone a major transformation after the 580,000 pounds Sterling refurbishment programme and now boasts a brand new look and feel while keeping the distinct Sri Lankan concept for which it has become renowned.

Major modifications have taken place in all of the guest rooms focusing on luxurious comfort including soothing water features, a complete over-haul of fixtures and fittings, oversized terrazzo bath tubs and open-air showers. All public areas have been completely revamped with impressive use of carved teak wooden pillars and a fresh new roof design. The infinity poolside has also been given a facelift.

For more information or to book Saman Villas visit or call +44 (0) 20 7380 3658.

Great Hotels Organisation
Brooke Jester
+44 (0) 20 7383 2335
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