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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Porba Vaddo | Calangute Bardez Goa, Calangute, India
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Pousada Tauma
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Spacious setting, luxurious rooms, wonderful and accommodating staff, terrific food. All the staff--including the driver, the chef, the property manager, and the owner--contributed to gracious hospitality. Overall, a superb retreat. Congratulations to Neville for creating such a jewel.

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Indeed, an oasis and retreat for an exhausted, world-travelling family. Perfect beginning to our Goan experience. Owner Neville served as our outstanding guide (an excellent and interesting communicator whose family also welcomed us) and driver, who happily shuffled us when we wanted between our wonderful, clean and cozy poolside suite to the resort's beachside restaurant, a key feature to the... More

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

First of all I must apologise to Neville for taking so long to write this review. My husband and I stayed here at the end of March this year. It was our second visit to Calangute but our first time in this hotel. We spent the final few days of our holiday here and it was the perfect end to... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Stayed here with friends for 4 nights from April 29th 2014. The place is just a gem, a paradise in the midst of busy Calangute area. The suites are all individual, clean and spacy. Really nicely designed. The lush gardens, pavillion are just so colourful and calming. The food was so fantastic. All these coupled with the hospitality and the... More

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Brooklyn, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Stayed here February 2014. After a whirlwind tour of India, a restful 5 days was in order. The Tauma Pousada is an oasis amidst the frantic streets of Goa. The large rooms are quiet, comfortable and surrounded by lush tropical flora and fauna and all centered around the beautiful pool. The staff anticipated our every need. The manager, Mathew took... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Had a truly wonderful few days at Pousada. This is a piece of paradise caringly created by the most charming owner; Neville. Highly recommended as a great base for exploring this particularly fun area of Goa and especially if you are looking for a stunning hide-away for romance or relaxation. The staff at Pousada are genuinely friendly, attentive and demonstrate... More

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New Delhi, India
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

According to us this hotel is more then any five star hotel in Goa. It's a compact boutique hotel. Very homely atmosphere. Their food quality is very good and excellent service , very healthy breakfast with fresh juices. The rooms were also decorated with scented candles. I was surprised that the owner of the hotel Mr Neville served us Goan... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Wonderful hotel with great familiar environment. Very good food (typical goan), excelent service (great staff) impecable rooms. Pool area is excellent. They provide support for transportation to beach or local markets. If I'll go back to Goa, definately would love to stay at Pousada again. It's a top choice and I Know I wouldn't regret it.

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Windsor, Colorado
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

I highly recommend Pousada Tauma to anyone looking for a quiet and relaxing vacation spot in Goa. Our flight did not arrive until 10 pm. On the way to the hotel, the driver gave us the food menu and told us that in 15 minutes the hotel would be calling to get our dinner selections. It was thoughtful of them... More

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5 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We have just returned from our first visit to Goa and stayed at the Pousada Tauma following Tripadvisor reviews. We went from Saturday to Tuesday. We had three lovely rooms around the pool area (2 adults + 4 teenage children). The Pousada Tauma felt instantly like home, we were made very welcome by Neville and his staff. The rooms were... More

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Address: Porba Vaddo | Calangute Bardez Goa, Calangute, India
Location: India > Goa > Calangute
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Pousada Tauma 4*
Also Known As:
Pousada Tauma Calangute
Pousada Tauma Hotel Calangute
Pousada Tauma Goa/Calangute

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