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Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat

Vainguinim Valley, Dona Paula, Panaji, North Goa, India 403 004 (Show on map)

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Area: Panaji Number of Rooms: 72
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Fantastic

8.1

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77 reviews

Value for Money
8.4
Location
7.1
Staff Performance
8.5
Hotel Condition/Cleanliness
8.4
Room Comfort/Standard
8.5
Food/Dining
7.8
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Hamza B. Families with older children India, December 30, 2012
exact environs to cool down with family

quiet location, clean closed beach, excellent service, good food
9.7
enjoyed a family time-out with this scenic well laid out hotel retreat with superb hospitality of a 4 star facilities (its long since i played billiards n table tennis) and varied evening entertainment programs.. the beach was almost like a private owned well suited for family outing, water sports at easy reach. decent quiet location, free entry to a casino nearby added flavour. would recommend heartily for family get-together.
Lisa D. Solo travelers United States of America, December 29, 2012
Not Much Around

Beautiful little beach with soft pink sand.
6.7
Nice rooms with lots of light. Comfortable beds, easy to get rest. OK breakfast a bit bland. The rather poor band blasts loud music until 10:15. The water in the shower bounces from scalding hot to cold continuously. For these prices I expect some continuity in water temperature for my shower. Mold on cracks and crevasses of bathroom. I also was a slave to prices quoted at the hotel.because there are no options near by for taxi, laundry or any other services.
Hotel Feature Tip: It is the holidays but I don't feel it was anywhere near worth what the charged.
Kuldeep S. Couples India, October 28, 2012
superb location and good service

location, presentation
9.3
it was a pleasant and comfortable stay.hotel staff welcomed us in a very well manner explained us each and evrythnh about the facilities provided by hotel.location of the hotel ia well centred in the city all the majour attraction and sites are within 30 kms from the hotel location which can be easily accesable wia hired car or bike and that service too provided by the hotel staff.
Shopping Tip: must visit bambolim, panaji
Narayana R. Solo travelers India, September 23, 2012
Good Hotel with smiling staff

Quiet and calm place
8.7
I had a pleasant stay for 2 nights at this hotel; friendly staff makes the experience even better!
Shaikna L. Families with young children India, August 27, 2012
Lovely rooms

Receptionists were very kind and helpful, good hotel, great value for money, rooms were well maintained.
9.7
The hotel was excellent, lovely location, breakfast was superb with good choice of foods. Thumbs up for the hotel and would recommend to others too.
Kim J. Business travelers Malaysia, August 3, 2012
Lovely hotel with fantastic service

Environment and high quality tasty food
9.3
being the low season there were few guests in the hotel. the free shuttle to panaji and dona paula circle was very welcome, we love the breakfast and the freshly cooked food- omelette, thosay. we also enjoyed the dinner at reasonable price. desk staff weere very helpful and attentive
Sightseeing/Attractions Tip: get to panaji and hope on a bus to old goa for a day trip of the famous basilica bom jesus , se cathedreal, archeological museum. walk 5 minutes to enjoy the beach. watch sunset at dona paula circle where hotel will shuttle guests.
Annamalai S. Groups India, July 16, 2012
Lovely hotel

location
10
best hotel in panjim. breakfast was excellent. rooms were new and clean. reception desk was very helpful. nice stay. clean swimming pool. excellent room service. travel desk was very helpful. rooms were spacious .
Nightlife Tip: nearby casino
Matthew B. Couples Australia, June 22, 2012
Nice hotel and friendly staff + a half decent gym

gym, restaurant, local shuttle bus
8
Very nice hotel with a pool, gym, table tennis, bar with pool table. Their Italian food in the restaurant is amazing and authentic - no unnecessary Indian spices. The rooms are nice and clean. There are a lot of small things that are annoyances about the hotel eg. the bedroom door alarm triggers randomly sometimes, the gym has a caretaker who likes to watch you work out, the room service menu often isn't available. In all the hotel is very good, we stayed there for 5 days.
Sightseeing/Attractions Tip: All of the beaches in Goa are dirty during the monsoon season, so stick to the hotel pool.
Avinash R. Groups India, June 17, 2012
Nice, Cozy & Good Value for Money !!!

Spacious Rooms, Excellent Staff & Service, Good Value for Money
8.7
Me along with 2 friends had stayed during June-12. The check-in and welcome were quick & courteous. The service of the staff were awesome & very friendly. Nice array of variety for a good breakfast. The rooms are very very spacious and very comfortable bed. The pool was a bit shallow and small though. They host a bar and gym which is adequate too. I understand they arrange a shuttle to Panjim daily provided you inform them in advance. Overall i would recommend people going with family or to relax in GOA, this hotel is the best suited for that. Suggestion: A SPA would be a great inclusion for this hotel. Hope the management will add this soon.
Sightseeing/Attractions Tip: Location of the hotel is not close to the most happening nothern part of Goa. So if you are looking to be closer to the action stay somewhere near Baga or Calangute beaches.
Ilzam L. Business travelers Sri Lanka, June 8, 2012
Lovely Place to Stay

Staff, Service, Choice of Meals, Etc...
8.3
this place is quite good, its a littleaway from the happening goa but for business and focus of work this place is ideal. i quite enjoyed my stay here around and would recommend.

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