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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

When we reached the place, I thought well it doesn't look that bad, but since we came in reception area, which was a joke, and start talking with staff, I felt really uncomfortable, staff was really unfriendly, arrogant... When we went to room it was dirty walls, smelled bad, bathroom was horrible, we have booked 2 nights in there and...

Thank Inesa L
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We booked two nights here between travelling onwards to Hampi. The restaurant/bar area is great, very attentive staff and extensive menu. The pool was excellent - highlight of the hotel. However, our room was poor. We could have stayed more than one night if it was just old, but the floor was filthy, the bathroom disgusting, missing tiles and filled...

Thank Marc J
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 5 September 2016

the place is ok. The owner of the property could have done a better job with the property and the facility provided. The person on the reception called "Zoro" wasn't courteous but very much to the point. A first impression of this kind is a big doubt on how would the place be. The staff was way to helpful though...

Thank janaknmistry
Ratnagiri, India
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The rooms are not so clean and feels congested. Hot water arrangement in bathroom is horrible and unsafe. Good for friends. Not suitable for family. There is a swimming pool which they close at around 6 pm. Pool was clean.

1Thank Amit M
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I am a frequent traveler, I never had this type worst experience in my life with any hotel.we checked out in half an hour even booking was for two nights. very arrogant behavior of hotel stuff. hotel boy was shouting on me pointing his fingers at my face when we complain about toilet flush hand spray is not their toilet....

3Thank Anupam03
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We stayed at William Beach Retreat for 2 nights and enjoyed our stay, the rooms were basic but clean. The highlight of our trip to Goa was our home cooking class with Shiva Mandre, he approached us the hotel lobby and he asked us if we'd like to come and do a cooking class at his house. For only 1300rs...

Thank Megan B
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Stayed in this property room 204 from 16th to 19th June. Made a last moment booking from OYO app. Wasn't sure of it as the rate shown was ₹580 per night. I mafe a booking but the transaction failed. So I kept searching for more options. But afyer a few seconds a call comes from OYO call center and confirms...

2Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Navi Mumbai, India
Reviewed 15 June 2016

we have been here during low season (almos beginning of the monsoon) so, not possible to take a safe swimming in the close seaside beach, but luckily, this nice hotel has a swimming pool that is ideal to relax and have some fun. As in low season, hotel was not crowded with families, so almost quiet. Rooms are okay for...

1Thank Simone G
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

stayed for 8 nights...good and clean rooms ( leave ur keys in the reception to get the rooms cleaned), biggest attraction was the big, clean swimming pool with both foreign, Indian tourists and kids learning swimming in the eve, breakfast is free with toast, butter, jam, tea/ coffee and juice.. For extra u have to pay..,we had lots of water...

1Thank chubblyb
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The Resort was good and we had gone with all male friends. Extension work is in progress in the resort for expansion, so there were few shortcomings. However, the overall stay was good. The pool is nice. Room service is bare minimum. There is no telecom facility in the rooms and the guest has to walk all the way to...

1Thank ShariqT

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Additional Information about William's Beach Retreat

Address: 4th Ward, Colva 403708, India
Region: India > Goa > Colva
Price Range: $19 - $216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — William's Beach Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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William`s Beach Retreat Hotel Colva
William's Beach Retreat Goa/Colva
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“carry your own soap.”
 of 5 bubbles janaknmistry, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles Anupam03, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“every room are best so any room you choose”
 of 5 bubbles keshavc2016, 4 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms facing swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles Darshan007, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“I don't think I would ever stay here”
 of 5 bubbles 930walker, 30 Dec 2015 | Read review
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