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The Rivasa Resort

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Calangute-Baga Junction, Dr. Afonso Road | Umtawado, Calangute 403516, India (Formerly Anup Holiday Homes)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What would be the cost of a hotel to stay very close to the beach? Trust me, this is the cheapest priced hotel among them all. When I say cheap, it's only the cost of the hotel,the service is top class!! They have a very good in house restaurant with a wide variety of cuisine to choose. The only thing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Goa 3 times till date and without second thoughts book rooms @rivasa. Previously known as Anup holiday homes, this place caters to all your needs. The place is managed by the owners themselves and they don't fake in the hospitality. This place is very close to baga, calangute, titos and mambos. They have ample parking space, a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1. Excellent Location (5mins from Calangute beach) 2. Nice pool 3. Excellent staff 4. Amazing food 5. Value for money 6. Beautiful setup 7. Lovely rooms 8. Friendly environment 9. Access to all the nice places in Goa 10. Can't wait to get bacl

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So this is the 2nd time I've been here and this place is really decent enough for me to go back again. Located at a prime location at Calangute it is just 10 mins away from the beach. You can hire bikes from the hotel itself which is pretty convenient. The staff is good and helpful. Would surely recommend this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Saw hotel on trip advisor. Name of hotel has changed earlier it was anup holiday homes. The reviews are to some extent quite negative, so was afraid to go there with wife. Thought will stay a night and see. we went there and got a ac room for just Rs 1200/-. that too in may. For the rate we paid... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came to goa last month with my friend nd stayed in this hotel.. Some really nice staff at the reception to greet. Easy accessible to all beaches delicious food with different varieties...Excellent service extended from the Hotel staff. Location of hotel is very good. Situated just a walking distance from Calangute beach. Rooms & bathrooms are neat and clean.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I was very disappointed staying here. Cleaniness is zero. When we entered the room, furnitures, bed, almirah were very dusty, toliet was not clean with yellow strain, mirror was only for name full rusted.. I went with my parents, husband and kids. For sure, we didnt expected while booking the kind of room condition mentioned above.In breakfast people having sugar... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Very nice hotel to stay in goa in budget,staff very friendly,all services are good n beaches are near by. We stayed 2 nd time in this hotel and my experience is very good. I always want to stay in rivada resort only if i again visited goa.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My booking was for 3 days with my parents.. I chose this resort as my friend recommended to me about it.. At 1st, I thought I did a mistake but 2 my surprise the resort n everything in the resort stood out well! The check in was smoothly done by the cheerful staff. . Room alloted to us was very... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I was very disappointed staying here. Cleaniness is zero. When we entered the room, furnitures, bed, almirah were very dusty, toliet was not clean with yellow strain, mirror was only for name full rusted.. I went with my parents, husband and kids. For sure, we didnt expected while booking the kind of room condition mentioned above.In breakfast people having sugar... More 

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