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William's Beach Retreat

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4th Ward, Colva 403708, India
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Ranked #9 of 17 Hotels in Colva
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Cardiff wales
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112 reviews 112 reviews
65 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 4th stay here and probably our last. This hotel is in a great position and it's the staff that make it what it is. It has recently been sold and the new owner is just interested in making money. The rooms are being rented out to Indians and they are piling 6 or 8 to a room.... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great bar staff. Good bar Snacks. Disgusting toilets. Change of ownership has run this place down fast. Too bad, it was the best bar in Colva for a long time. Next season will be interesting for regulars.

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Sydney, Australia
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I read the reviews and at a small price thought this sounds ok as it is based in a great spot. I was correct about the great spot, it was good seeing the tourists and locals on the street from the balcony. You stepped out of your hotel and you were surrounded by restaurants, shopping etc. The worst part about... More 

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The hotel is located very close to the Colva beach in Goa. Very basic facilities but value for money. Breakfast is included but is only fruit juice, toast, butter, jam, tea/coffee. You have to pay extra for eggs. There is an Udipi (South Indian) restaurant just outside the hotel for vegetarian food.

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Reviews i have seen are quite harsh about this hotel i would say without justice.I was not expecting much but was pleasantly surprised when we arrived. Lovely pool which was well looked after but not many sunbeds. Rooms were cleaned every day IF you left your key at reception ( we did not find this out till the end when... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The Hotel is situated close to the beach, the rooms are very basic but clean and the beds are very hard, the room we had was none a/c with just a ceiling fan which was okay but room was very hot and asked for a a/c room which was much better staff helpful, breakfast average but most other meals okay.

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Midnapore, West Bengal, India
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The hotel is situated close enough to the beach,the rooms are clean and airy enough.The pool in front of the rooms block is a well-come gem to the hotel.the service is average...But the manager of the hotel seems to be a little arrogant and rude.I suppose he does not know the ABC s of hospitality...The Bars on the entrance are... More 

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11 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013 via mobile

We stayed for 7 days the room we had was facing the pool, it was basic but clean, the room got very hot, only had ceiling fan. pool was great but only a few sun beds. beach 10 min walk. Plenty of great bars and restaurants close by. Would stay again but choose room with ac

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Having decided to visit Goa for the first time, my first thoughts where do I go North or South, after a lot of study, taking account of my age etc I decided South. Next decision is what beach area do I choose so after looking at some great maps on the net I decided on Colva as it seemed to... More 

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Bradford, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

This is a very basic 2* India hotel. When we arrived mid January the hotel was about 50/50 English/Russian - however by 1st week in March we found ourselves the only 2 English people in the hotel!! All of the others were Russian - the majority being very noisy and rude. Having said this - the hotel is in a... More 

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Address: 4th Ward, Colva 403708, India
Location: India > Goa > Colva
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — William's Beach Retreat 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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William's Beach Retreat Goa/Colva

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