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Marbella Guesthouse

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Sinquerim-Candolim, Candolim, Bardez 403 515, India
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are travelling to Goa the Marbella Guest house is a must. We stayed there for a fortnight early January 2016. The Penthouse Suite was stunning with ice cold A/C, Beautiful balcony and service second to none. The food here was lovely with a room service option. Set behind the Fort Aguada Hotel up a small lane you feel... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thankyou for your review. The penthouse is indeed a place where you can relax with plenty of room, and a private balcony to sunbathe and dine with little interruption. So happy to hear positive feedback on your overall stay. We hope to see you again. More 

Alice Springs
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Marbella Guesthouse when we were in Goa a few weeks ago, and we loved the place! The rooms are charming, clean, and spacious. The gardens are beautiful. The staff are wonderful and always very happy to help any way that they can. The big highlight of Marbella though is the food - It is... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your review. Glad you loved the marbella and enjoyed your stay with us. It is so peaceful to overlook the courtyard gardens from the uppper rooms, and to appreciate the silent afternoon sit outs drinking chai. We are proud of our cooks, pascal has been with us for 25 years now and he continues to compliment us... More 

Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A refreshing change from the sea facing guest houses and hotels, this is a lovely villa that oozes a lot charm. We stayed in the bougainvillea rooms. The rooms are very clean with a common sit out on the other side. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly. The main garden area, that also serves as the dining area is... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. The bouganvilleas one and two are cozy rooms with a shared balcony facing the front of the house, ideal mainly for 2 couples or a couple sharing the other room with family. The courtyard is a friendly place to sit and enjoy the natural surroundings. Then the walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was suggested by a friend but he mentioned its not on the beach so you take a call if you would want to stay here... we saw the pics and booked.. after reaching here the property which is in one corner(you would love that part about it) we were at ease as we drove for many hours from... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thankyou for your positive review. And of course we love to hear positive comments especially about the food. Pasca our chef, he certainly cooks with love. He is the head of our kitchen and has always maintained a good standard and role model for our other boys. It is enjoyed by most guests to be in the courtyard for dining... More 

Chennai (Madras), India
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Goa is synonymous with Sandy beaches, winding roads, scenic sun rises and sun sets, forts.. Happened to go over to this lovely land in April 2015 and while browsing for places to stay we stumbled upon Marbella guest house. We made up our minds to book well in advance, our quaint little Bougainvillea room. Everything was taken care of by... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello and many thanks for your review, Happy to hear you liked our guest house,and food which is definitely delicious! And your experience of staying with us including your friendship with our beloved dogs makes me smile and grateful to guests who also make it a pleasure for us to provide a good holiday that makes you feel welcomed and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

We stayed in the penthouse for 3 days and my, what an experience. The staff are so incredibly friendly and helpful - whether booking restaurants, ordering taxis, booking activities, you name it - they're willing to go to great lengths to help. The food is fantastic and the setting utterly serene. Can't recommend highly enough - thank you very much... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that you found our staff helpful during your stay with us. The food is tasty, thanks to our two cooks Pascoal and Ashok. The marbella is mainly for guests who enjoy the serenity and a quiet holiday. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

I spent four days and four nights in the beautiful Rajasthani suite. The room is gorgeous and worth paying a little more (I mean, seriously, where I come from you get maybe a 1 star motel that may or may not include a dead body for the same amount). I absolutely loved it.Charming and beautiful, I found myself completely content... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Cindy, Thank you for writing about us.The rajastani suite is very comfortable and has it's own private balcony in the back garden. Staff are mostly courteous. Glad you enjoyed the cuisine all freshly cooked from scratch. Ah you discovered that pleasant walk through the side gate that leads up to the amazing views on the the hilltop and that... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

One of the few beautifully styled and maintained Portuguese style villa guesthouse. Tree and greenery around you. All the room are esthetically designed and huge. Each room in the villa has a different style. Quiet and Serene. a great place to just relax and chill out in the crowded area of Sinqueirm and Candolim. Restaurants are close by. In house... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanking you for your review about us. We are delighted that you appreciate the beauty and elegance of the house itself. It is high maintenance but worth it when guests comment on how different it is compared to the usual boutique guest houses around. Each suite has it's own style and we try to take notice of guests... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

I know I am very late in posting my review about Marbella Guest house in Goa. I stayed at this place for 5 days back on 2013, my experience about Marbella makes me go back to this place once again. its located next to a beautiful wild inhabited space. Dont know if its correct to term it as jungle. Although... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

HI Siddant, Thankyou for your review. The marbella is in the midst of natural surroundings, with many trees and wild birdlife. And on the edge of the jungle, we are fortunate to be in a quiet undisturbed place of which we deeply appreciate. Our food is good, but also in line with the local market prices which we feel is... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Visit Goa during monsoon, and stay in this small Portuguese styled guesthouse. People would not prefer the rains in Goa which ruins the travel experience, but to experience rain from inside Marbella is a pleasure in itself. Surrounded by numerous trees all around, stop and calm your mind by sitting in the balcony, while the sound and sight, sound and... More 

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susansinghrarewala, Owner at Marbella Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thankyou Subhomoy for your review. It is beautiful no doub, to see the greeenery in Monsoon season, especially where we are located near the forrest and jungle. There are some lovely walks near us up to the fort aguada and ten minutes to Sinquerim beach. The rajastani suite does boast a large bath and private terrace for you to enjoy... More 

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