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Bangalore
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is well maintained and the location is also good. There is shopping places near by and the property is right near the beach, i mean it is really a beach resort. Nice experience and the food is also good. Only negative is the flies in the restaurant if you are concerned about the hygiene. Great staff also.

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is absolutely fantastic!! Our favourite hotel out of the many we've visited. The staff definitely make the place as wonderful as it is. From the moment we arrived everyone was so friendly & helpful & went out of their way to make it a wonderful holiday. We were shown to our room after a short wait for it...

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Battle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our second stay at the Dona Sylvia, the last being three years ago. We had one of the upgraded luxury bungalow rooms and it was outstanding, no comparison to the old shabby rooms. Good air con, very comfy bed, bright lighting and quality sanitary ware - Groh. The beach is still unspoiled, just a few shacks, and you...

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1Thank Derek W
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We arrived on the 9th of Feb for our two week holiday. Given a very warm welcome by the hotel staff as well as the Thompson rep Karen. The hotel is clean and tidy although the side we were on could do with updating. A lot of people complain that there is no wifi and what you pay for is...

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2Thank Andrew J
County Londonderry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We just wanted a few relaxing weeks away on a nice beach with warm sea and guaranteed sunshine and Dona Sylvia certainly ticked all the boxes. We wanted to be close to the beach so we upgraded to a " boutique " room......same as a delux room but different location. We were all inclusive and enjoyed the food although it...

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1Thank Derek C
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Guests are given a warm welcome on arrival. Unfortunately, because the flight arrives early morning, there is a wait for the rooms to be made ready. (The answer is to pack a swimsuit in your hand luggage, change in the loo, and adjourn to the pool!) Everywhere is spotless! The gardens have an army of people working endlessly. There is...

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9Thank Mary R
girton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There were some big changes this year as half of the bungalows have been redesigned and updated.Nevertheless,the atmosphere remains excellent.The staff are all,friendly and attentive and though it is difficult I was very impressed with Benny,Rajesh,Rahul,Joseph and Gita.What is also nice is seeing so many familiar faces each year,though many new guests have booked to come back again!The food is...

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1Thank domainegirton
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Dona Sylvia is a lovely hotel in a good location. There are bungalows in the grounds and ours was well equipped with excellent air con and a lovely walk shower. The king size bed was comfortable and there a safe in the room. The food in the buffet restaurant was very tasty and there were evenings of eating in...

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5Thank Sally B
Jaipur, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my vacation with family in Donasylvia first time in March 2013, after that every year we are coming to Donasylvia Beach Resort. As stated it is Second Home. Rooms, Staff, Food, Pool, all are excellent. I would like to appreciate the Hospitality and quality/ variety of food served by Cheff Afsar. Presence of Afsar in Donasylvia is one...

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Chester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Full marks must go to the kitchen brigade for lunch and dinner service, who produced an excellent range of dishes, particularly vegetarian. Also, the patisserie, for the terrific sweet selection. Equally, Brasab, the Executive Housekeeper excelled himself in his attention to detail. Having spoken with his Deputy, who phoned Brasab, asking me to relay everything I had told her. Within...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • 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, Next to Radisson Blu, Cavelossim 403731, India
Region: India > Goa > Cavelossim
Price Range: £96 - £411 (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 Spa Hotel in Cavelossim
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cavelossim
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cavelossim
#3 Business Hotel in Cavelossim
#3 Family Hotel in Cavelossim
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cavelossim
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“Go for a luxury room”
 of 5 bubbles Q5450NAderekw, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a private tearrace(some are shared) or a full size balcony (some on upper floors are tiny)”
 of 5 bubbles catherineh20162016, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Bouitique style bungalow was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles elainecocburn, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Each area has mixed bungalows an apartments. Bungalow is best, but all good.”
 of 5 bubbles M5332LFpeterl, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor with large balcony”
 of 5 bubbles briankZ9016HB, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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