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Rio Residency

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Tambudki, Arpora 403518, India
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Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Arpora
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ahmedabad, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in this hotel with my family but did not enjoyed the stay due to poor services standard of the hotel. As soon as I reached hotel reception a gentleman was quarreling with the hotel staff as he was humiliated by the swimming pool staff for being in that area after just check out from the hotel. The man... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and express our disappointment with your review. We regret to inform you that we find your review baseless. Please allow me to clarify, your above statements states that the guest were treated poorly. The General Thumb rule states you should “never assume” as the spelling itself says you are making an a.s.s.... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

The location is good if you have a vehicle. Ample free parking and a short drive to all major points like Baga, Night Market etc makes it convenient. Free shuttle to Baga from the hotel a few times through the day. But what makes this property a winner is the overall package - great restaurants, beautifully maintained infrastructure, activities, pool... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and a positive review of our resort. We are pleased to know that you had a pleasant stay, enjoyed our convenient locations to all major attractions such as beaches, night markets and shuttle facility. But more importantly the overall package comprising of the resort itself, restaurants and their delectable cuisines, guest activities,... More

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

I had booked a 3 bedroom Villa for my family, after reaching the resort we found the Villa was not less than a hospital room. We had to pay extra and get ourselves upgraded to a higher category room for which the amount exceeded to a very high figure. Toiletries were very bad in bathroom. King size bed was two... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and comments. However we regret the same and would like to clarify your feedback from our end,  Our 3 bed room Villa is not less than a hospital room – a humble request when the permits to visit a hospital near your vicinity that would clear you comparison. It’s not just... More

Bangalore, India
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

I chose this hotel as it is located on the border of Baga, just away from the chaos but not too far from the action. I booked my stay through a travel portal, and for some reason the hotel staff had not received the notification. However this was double checked and the check-in was done by puttine me at ease.... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and a positive review of our resort. We are pleased to know that you had a comfortable stay and appreciated your comments on our convenient location. Yes unfortunately your booking details was due to a lapse from the online portal agency, however our staff were quick enough to sort the same for... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

I would really like to thanx my travel agent who suggested me Rio. Everything here was just so perfect. The Manager was also too good. I'm so completely satisfied tat i will suggest the travellers to surely visit this resort once for making ur tour d memorable one. Food of here was also superb.. I short i must say tat everything... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and an excellent review of our resort. We are glad to know that you had a memorable experience and enjoyed the resorts facilities and delicious cuisines. We take this opportunity to thank you for your great comments and recommendations. And look forward to your next visit! Please do visit us on our... More

Mumbai
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Neat and tidy room and friendly staff!!! What you really want after a tiresome journey?? A place that refreshes you something soothing...Resort Rio is there name for it!!! Hotel Rio is the best. We had comfortable stay. Food was also nice. The staff were behaving nicely and doing their best. Their service was excellent; Everything was good.

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and an excellent review of our resort. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your stay, our accommodation and delicious cuisines. And that our friendly staff provided you with genuine hospitality. We once again thank you sincerely for your great comments and look forward to your next visit! Please do... More

Nagpur, India
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Recently stayed in residency with my friends in three bedroom villa,i must say it was one of my best holiday in Goa. This is a five star hotel ,and maintained very well even in the monsoon.Villa is very specious with attached bathroom in each rooms. Resort have very beautiful and clean swimming pool,staff is well trained,they are very friendly from... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and an excellent review of our resort. We are pleased to know that you have enjoyed your stay, our three bed room villa accommodation and the various resort facilities. And most noteworthy is that our friendly staff helped to make your stay a memorable one. Once again thank you for your great... More

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

Stayed in 4bdrm villa which was simply amazing lovely view.... Very good service people working thr wr too helpful and wr cooperate with us.....frm the time I ck-in to the time I ch-out our stay was very comfortable.. Food was amazing reception staff restrnt staff wr all great.....will definitely visit again thnk u all fr mkng my trip a good... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your time and an excellent review of our resort. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your accommodation in our luxurious Four Bedroom villa and that our friendly staff exceeded your expectations. We thank you once again for your great comments and hope to see you soon again! Please do visit us on... More

Udaipur, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Stayed there for 4D & 5N. Overall not satisfied with the hospitality. We were 3 couples so booked a 3 room Villa but the 3rd room was too small . When contacted the Manager , he upgraded to 4 room Villa @ a cost of 5000/- per couple . We felt cheated but had no option. In the 4 room... More

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Pracilo, Front Office Manager at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is with utter disdain to have read your review and without any hesitation to term it as false. A special discounted rate had been conveniently offered beyond our base price for the 3 Bed Villa but it did not meet your room configuration preference. In order to meet your expectation you were upgraded to a 4 Bed... More

Nairobi, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Just back after an excellent stay at Rio Residency. We were two families and hired the four bedroom with plunge pool villa I must say were absolutely superb. The room on the ground floor is bigger than a suite with superb lounge opening into a verandah leading to the plunge pool. The three bedroom upstairs were also tastefully done. We... More

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Benedict D, Director of Sales at Rio Residency, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Rio Residency and for posting your comments of your experience and your excellent stay in our 4 Bedroom Luxurious Villa! We are pleased to hear thatyou and your families had a wonderful time and that our dedicated team members took special care of you and your kids during your stay with... More

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Additional Information about Rio Residency

Also Known As:
Rio Residency Goa/Arpora
Address: Tambudki, Arpora 403518, India
Location: India > Goa > Arpora
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Arpora
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Rio Residency 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A luxury boutique resort in North Goa in the same grounds as and with access to all the facilities and hospitality of its sister resort, the 5* Deluxe Resort Rio. With best of both worlds, Rio Residency combines a beautiful peaceful setting on the banks of River Baga with the famous salt pans of Goa beyond but with all the comforts and pleasure of refined hospitality of its 5* Deluxe adjoining resort. In North Goa, close to the famous Baga Beach.The accommodation comprises from great value cozy rooms to one bedroom apartments to luxurious 4 bedroom villas with private plunge pools. A true home away from home. Guests have the use of the swimming pools, restaurants, spa and all other facilities of the incredible 5* Deluxe Resort Rio, less than 2 minutes walking distance through our gardens. Stay with us, and feel like home…… But don’t miss out on having the Time of Your life ! Rio Residency twinned with Resort Rio. The best of both worlds ! Main Attractions a). Beautifully appointed accommodation from Cozy rooms to family villas. b). In North Goa and close to all the action, beaches, restaurants nightclubs and yet in a beautiful peaceful location. c). The famous Night Markets and the day flea market just a short distance. d). Beautiful location. e). A paradise for bird watchers. f). Panjim, the Capital of Goa, just 12 km. g).“ Jalsa”- The pure vegetarian Gujarathi Restaurant - Awarded by Times of India Good Food Guide as the Best Vegetarian restaurant in Goa in the last two consecutive years. h). " Mamma Mia "- Ristorante Italiano and Pizzeria. i). " Aagor "- the Goan shack. j). " Rio cafebar" A 24-Hour Cafe & Lounge Bar serving a choice of alcoholic & non alcoholic beverages from coffee to cocktails . k). " Pickled Mango" All day dining multi-cuisine international restaurant serving culinary delights from around the world . ... more   less 
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