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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel is small and cosy. Yes, rooms look small. Exactly look, not are. When you understand what is what, you like it. You have enough of furniture and space. If you are not going to dance there. :-) The hotel is clean. The rooms are clean. If you don't want anyone enters when you are not there - don't... More 

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Checked in late at night, no one to help with baggage to second floor room, no elevators, rooms small and crummy. Bed sheets dirty, ac noisy and not effective. Bath room has no towels or hanging area. You dare not put your belongings in the cupboard, musty and dirty. All night traffic noise from the road disturbs your sleep.

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Thank saurabhargava
Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are not surprised by this negative review of a one night stay but weren't expecting it. Firstly, rooms were booked by a Five Star hotel in our vicinity for accommodating its employees for the BRICS summit, you being one of them. The starred hotel has sent many of its employees previously some of whom stayed with us... More 

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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Located at scenic and peaceful locality of Benaulim. Superior rooms, delicious food and wonderful staffs/owner. Easily accessible transportation facilities. Never had any better stay than Failaka. Recommended for all

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1 Thank Roshan J
Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We deeply appreciate your feedback and are so pleased to hear of your stay. Thank you for the positive comments of our hotel and the hospitality that you experienced. We look forward to welcoming you back. Best wishes, Edwin Fernandes Director - Hotel Failaka More 

Bengaluru, India
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46 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Hi, I stayed in this hotel for 2 days during the Road Trip in February 2016 along with my brother. The hotel is located near Maria Hall, Benaulim, Goa. I booked this hotel through Goibibo at a very competitive price under the GoKarde offer. We were welcomed by a wonderful lady at the reception. After the documentation, we were given... More 

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Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Dear Karnayak, Warm greetings from Hotel Failaka, Goa! Thank you for taking your time to write this generous and honest review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay. And delighted to read that you celebrated your brother's birthday with us. Appreciate your compliments and recommendation of our hotel. Look forward to welcome you again. Sincerely, Edwin Fernandes... More 

Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Matress so worn it was like lying on cups, bed so creaky it kept waking us up, 1 nylon sheet & pillows so old they were flat.when i tried to open curtains found they were sewn shut! Too many other things to list No alternative room available.Stayed one night but paid for 14 no refund given.

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Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Greetings from Hotel Failaka, Goa! We didn't expect this unfounded review in retrospect of our interactions during your brief stay of about 11 hours. Addressing your review contents: We using spring mattress for our Superior Rooms which is very comfortable. Bedsheet material used is cotton and other smooth fabric material mixed with cotton. Pillows are new and broad and the... More 

Dudley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Ate here a number of times when staying in Benaulim and the food was really nice. Service was good and the pizzas were lovely. Would definitely use again, thanks. Not sure why the place was quiet unless it's because the place was a couple of minutes walk from Maria Hall.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We went to Failaka four times and somehow it just failed to make a spark. Service very hit and miss, having waited 40mins for drinks on one occasion we checked out without eating. Menu choice looks quite comprehensive but on closer inspection many of the offerings are not available (or allegedly out of stock!) Feel it should do much better... More 

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Thank JeffHallsClock
Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your visits. Sincerely apologize for the shortcomings you had to encounter. Although the restaurant is part of the hotel it has been outsourced to a third party operating externally under a different management with their own branding. It's unfortunate that they haven't yet opened their own TripAdvisor page for guests to review. Have taken up... More 

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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had six nights here and struggle to think of negatives. Spotlessly clean, very helpful and friendly staff, short walk to the beach and exceptional value for money. Would come back and stay without a second thought.

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2 Thank James C
Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Dear James, Warm greetings from Hotel Failaka, Goa! Thank you for your kind and honest review. We are glad that you found our hotel to be valuable and its accommodation clean. Also pleased to know your thoughts about our staff. We thank you for staying with us and look forward to welcome you on your next visit. Sincerely, Edwin Fernandes More 

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57 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Very good pasta's and Prawn Tandoori. Excellent staff.Especially Sourabh. I would go again. Clean place. Its near to Varca, Colva and Benaulim. I have not stayed in the rooms, I have been to restaurants only.

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Thank Aakash-Ganapathy
Navi Mumbai (New Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
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3 reviews
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Good interior, friendly manager and staff. neat and clean. I stayed here for 3 days and enjoyed my stay. Only disadvantage is that it is 6 km from madgaon station and inconvenient as i m on business trip...

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Thank Santosh M
Failaka, Director at Hotel Failaka, responded to this review

Dear Santosh, Thank you for your kind review. We are happy to hear about your stay and glad that you liked our staff, service and ambience. We look forward to seeing you again on a holiday. Best regards, Edwin Fernandes More 

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Address: Adsulim | Near Maria Hall, Goa., Benaulim 403716, India
Region: India > Goa > Salcette District > Benaulim
Price Range: €14 - €21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Failaka 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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