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Review of Laid Back Waters

Cruise along the back waters and bask in the serenity of life.
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Cruise along the back waters and bask in the serenity of life.
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Cruise along the back waters and bask in the serenity of life.
Bedroom - Air
Overview of boat
Bedroom Earth
Dinning Room
Front Deck
Upper deck
Sunset from the Boat!
Sunset on Chapora river - No photoshop
Sunset in Jan
Bedroom - Fire
Down the Chapora river .
Sunrise from the upper deck
Passage to rooms
Ensuite Bathrooms
Birds taking wing at Sunset
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 2
Chapora, North Goa District, Goa

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dozy21
wales
Level 3 Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fantastic experience”
Reviewed 1 February 2017 for a stay in January 2017

What a way to while away the hours. Capt and crew were amazing. If you are a bird watcher there are so many species. Beer, gin and amazing food. Serene and comfortable, loved it.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
8 Feb 2017
Thank you!
Pity you didn't spot the wild crocodiles but theres always a next time!
Thanks for sharing your experience!
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Michael R
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Truly laid back!”
Reviewed 7 January 2017 for a stay in November 2016
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We chose this trip from hotel through Thomas Cook holiday rep Rupesh, an overnight stay on this converted rice boat called Laid Back Waters - we were! There are 3 bedrooms and went with another couple from hotel. We were picked up by taxi when we met the couple who would be in the 3rd bedroom and taken to the Chapora river, and transferred by small boat over to Laid Back Waters by Annan and Guru our two crew members and introduced to Captain Ramesh. All meals were included in this trip, evening meal, breakfast next morning and lunch all cooked by Gopal the chef. We were given a welcome soft drink, any drinks consumed after that were payable. We were taken up the river to watch the sunset which was very relaxing and beautiful and then we anchored for the evening when Gopal provided us with a very tasty evening meal. Annan and Guru looked after us very well and we all enjoyed a great evening. Next morning after breakfast we headed up river taking in the birds and wildlife on the way with Captain Ramesh providing us with his expert local knowledge, again very relaxing. On our return back we anchored and had lunch before we headed back by taxi to the hotel. We all thoroughly enjoyed this very calm and relaxing trip and would recommend it if you fancy a "chill out".

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
8 Feb 2017
Thank you!!
Its our endeavor to showcase to guests sides of Goa that don't normally meet the eye ))
Laid back is the essence of this trip and glad you felt just that way!
Welcome back aboard!
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