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William's Beach Retreat

0.1 km from Colva centre
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4th Ward, Colva 403708, India
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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got upgraded every night, since we were unsure of how long we were staying. Staff became friendly post 1st night stay, were very helpful and polite. No wifi in rooms which is good, since the point was to be at the beach (7 min walk). They staff provided us with glasses, fresh towels when we requested. We kept our...

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Our room had ac, tv, ceiling fan and balcony. It was fine for us because we were looking for a cheap stay with ac and close to the beach. We stayed 7 nights and the room has never been cleaned. First day we gave tips to the housekeeping guys hoping that it might improve but nothing happened. The location is...

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Turku, Finland
Reviewed 30 December 2016

The hotel is a normal 2 star GOA hotel. You shouldn't expect much of it. Cleaning in the room never happens (I guess it is upon request and additional payment). Rooms with AC have worst view from the window ever. Sometimes it is noisy at night and you can hear everything that happens in a hall or outside. Breakfast is...

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

When we reached the place, I thought well it doesn't look that bad, but since we came in reception area, which was a joke, and start talking with staff, I felt really uncomfortable, staff was really unfriendly, arrogant... When we went to room it was dirty walls, smelled bad, bathroom was horrible, we have booked 2 nights in there and...

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We booked two nights here between travelling onwards to Hampi. The restaurant/bar area is great, very attentive staff and extensive menu. The pool was excellent - highlight of the hotel. However, our room was poor. We could have stayed more than one night if it was just old, but the floor was filthy, the bathroom disgusting, missing tiles and filled...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 5 September 2016

the place is ok. The owner of the property could have done a better job with the property and the facility provided. The person on the reception called "Zoro" wasn't courteous but very much to the point. A first impression of this kind is a big doubt on how would the place be. The staff was way to helpful though...

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Ratnagiri, India
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The rooms are not so clean and feels congested. Hot water arrangement in bathroom is horrible and unsafe. Good for friends. Not suitable for family. There is a swimming pool which they close at around 6 pm. Pool was clean.

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I am a frequent traveler, I never had this type worst experience in my life with any hotel.we checked out in half an hour even booking was for two nights. very arrogant behavior of hotel stuff. hotel boy was shouting on me pointing his fingers at my face when we complain about toilet flush hand spray is not their toilet....

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Reviewed 3 July 2016

We stayed at William Beach Retreat for 2 nights and enjoyed our stay, the rooms were basic but clean. The highlight of our trip to Goa was our home cooking class with Shiva Mandre, he approached us the hotel lobby and he asked us if we'd like to come and do a cooking class at his house. For only 1300rs...

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Stayed in this property room 204 from 16th to 19th June. Made a last moment booking from OYO app. Wasn't sure of it as the rate shown was ₹580 per night. I mafe a booking but the transaction failed. So I kept searching for more options. But afyer a few seconds a call comes from OYO call center and confirms...

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about William's Beach Retreat

Address: 4th Ward, Colva 403708, India
Region: India > Goa > Colva
Price Range: $17 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — William's Beach Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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William's Beach Retreat Goa/Colva
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“Pool side or the cottage at the back for privacy and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles psy420, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“carry your own soap.”
 of 5 bubbles janaknmistry, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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“every room are best so any room you choose”
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