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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

A Great hotel to stay in Goa. very very relaxing atmosphere, with access to private beaches. the food and service is excellent. their breakfast is awesome. Nice place to spend some quality time together with your spouse, away from city hussle bussle. They have got nice location. recommended for couples.

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Thank FlyMeHigh2016
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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at resort for Five days and we had best Time .....it was wonderful stay .....and the best part was food ....what to say it was mouth watering. Thanks to all chef's for all the delicious food ....and thanks to all the restaurant staff for wonderful serving ...it's just perfect place for family and friends to spend their time... More 

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Thank amanpreetnarula
UK
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91 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First a brief comment on Goa state and national issues. We arrived on the first flight from Manchester in early November looking forward to our usual months holiday. A major attraction of this resort is the lovely beach with its shacks which offer excellent cheap food. Unfortunately there were no beach shacks. The reason given in the newspapers was a... More 

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Yarm, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great beach and town location, wonderful help full people. The recently upgraded rooms make the stay even better. All round great place to visit , on one occasion there was only two staff behind the evening bar , with every one craving for there first drink the heat was on BUT along came Glen who saved the day. Well done.

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1 Thank david s
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited Dona Sylvia for 10 days and where surprised of the nice modern rooms. The beds are really good and the bathroom is big and had a big rain shower. The food was not excellent, but it was tasty and you had enough varieties. Also, the resort and it's gardens where kept very clean. Special thanks to the... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our overall view of the hotel was good. The accommodation was satisfactory; the staff were very friendly and attentive to our needs; the food was good as long as you like curried dishes; hungry cats in the main restaurant were an issue but a complaint to the restaurant manager solved the problem; the lobby staff were great and did their... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Resort is very beautiful.Even in monsoon with beaches closed we enjoyed the resort to fullest.kids enjoyed the most.lovely property n lovely hotel staff.few rooms are on first floor so with old people select room on ground floor.Good variety of food.Would love to come again and stay here.

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2 Thank avneeloe8
GMRDS, Manager at Dona Sylvia Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Dona Sylvia Beach Resort!! Thank you for your feedback. It is wonderful to know that we were able to make your stay memorable. We are delighted to know, you had a great experience during your stay at Dona Sylvia. We would be more than glad to welcome you back on your future visit to Dona Sylvia.... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just returned home from 2 weeks in this hotel from - 12th - 27th November. On arrival we were allocated our room - 129, safe wasn't working, fridge wasn't working, aircon needed to be on 20 for it to kick in, after a couple of calls to reception all fixed in 3 days. Restaurants on-site:- Seagull - This is the... More 

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GMRDS, Manager at Dona Sylvia Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Dona Sylvia Beach Resort!! Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We truly apologize that your stay with us has not met your expectations. I have read and taken a note of your comments and can assure you that all necessary measures will be taken to ensure that none of our other guest would experience the... More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel and accomodation. Food awesome.....however have to get up at 7am to get sunbed. Pool staff are reserving beds for money which is wrong. Beds nr me empty all day selfish russians put towels on bed 6hrs ago and not been back since. Otherwise lovely but sunbed issue needs to be sorted otherwise we wont be nack next yr.... More 

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GMRDS, Manager at Dona Sylvia Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Dona Sylvia Beach Resort! We thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. It was a great pleasure having you and for giving us an opportunity to serve you & make your holiday a pleasant one. Please accept my sincere apologies for all the inconveniences caused you during your stay. Based on your feedback we have intensified... More 

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from two weeks at this hotel and overall we can say it was a true experience and a holiday that we will remember. On arrival we felt really tired following the 9 hour plus flight, so an extra two hours getting through customs is a bit of a nightmare! On arrival at the hotel, we were directed to... More 

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Dear Guest, Greetings from Dona Sylvia Beach Resort!! We thank you for taking the time out to convey your feedback regarding your stay at the property. We appreciate your good words with regards to our property and our courteous staff. We are sorry that your experience fell short of your expectations in certain areas. My team and I have taken... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dona Sylvia Beach Resort is spread over 20 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens on the southern coast of Goa, it nestles by the soft white sands of Cavelossim beach. The Resort offers comfortable air-conditioned rooms with all modern amenities in Mediterranean style villas with balconies and open sit-outs. The Resort has excellent conference facilities, extensive options for outdoor events / theme parties and entertainment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dona Sylvia Beach Resort

Address: Cavelossim Beach | Mobor, Cavelossim 403731, India
Region: India > Goa > Cavelossim
Price Range: €122 - €356 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dona Sylvia Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 181
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Also Known As:
Dona Sylvia Beach Hotel Cavelossim
Dona Sylvia Beach Cavelossim
Dona Sylvia Hotel Goa
Dona Sylvia Beach Resort Goa/Cavelossim
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cavelossim
#2 Spa Hotel in Cavelossim
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cavelossim
#3 Family Hotel in Cavelossim
#3 Business Hotel in Cavelossim
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cavelossim
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“go for the villa facing the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles FlyMeHigh2016, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room away from the noisy airconditioners which serve the main restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles Grantsuth, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some of the upgrade rooms are bigger”
 of 5 bubbles sarnEssex, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles Manaspreet, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
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