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Overview of Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel

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Outdoor pool, open 7 AM to 7 PM, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, memory-foam beds, minibar
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, memory-foam beds, minibar
Egyptian cotton sheets, premium bedding, memory-foam beds, minibar

Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel

5 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationCavelossim Beach5 min walk
    Popular LocationMobor Beach5 min drive
    Popular LocationHoly Cross Chapel-Baradi23 min drive
    AirportGoa (GOI-Dabolim)80 min drive

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About this area

Cavelossim

Located in Cavelossim, Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel is near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Cavelossim Beach and Mobor Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Fatorda Stadium or Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as boat tours and other activities like golf lessons.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Cavelossim Beach - 5 min walk
  • Mobor Beach - 5 min drive
  • Our Lady of Gloria Church - 11 min drive
  • Varca Beach - 20 min drive
  • Holy Cross Chapel-Baradi - 23 min drive

Getting around

  • Curchorem Station - 27 min drive
  • Dabolim Airport (GOI) - 68 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Kebabs and Kurries – Fine-dining restaurant offering Indian cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • Seagull – Family restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
  • Mama Mia – Poolside steakhouse offering international cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Amalia – Bar offering vegan cuisine. Open daily.

About this property

Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel

5-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Catch some rays at the nearby beach or spend the day relaxing at Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. All 181 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. Thoughtful touches include bathrobes and slippers, and guests will also find 24-hour room service and LED TVs.
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel offers 181 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Memory foam beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LED televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in October 2017.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, SUHAM SPA. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages and Thai massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • 24-hour pick-up airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • 3 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre (39751 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated entire property – October 2017

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Memory-foam mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LED TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in is available for a fee (amount varies)
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; travelers who are not citizens of India must present a valid passport and visa.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from December 1 2020 to March 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for INR 2000.0 per night.
Cots (infant beds) are available for INR 1500.0 per night

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 2500 per vehicle
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: INR 1500.0 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2000.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 7 AM to 7 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

Property is also known as

Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort Cavelossim
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Cavelossim
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort (Opening October 2017)
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort (Opening Soon)
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel Hotel
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel Cavelossim
Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Hotel Hotel Cavelossim

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4.3
Excellent
Rating 5 - Excellent. 43 out of 90 reviews
5 - Excellent 48%
Rating 4 - Good. 38 out of 90 reviews
4 - Good 42%
Rating 3 - Okay. 5 out of 90 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 90 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 90 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Each and everyone were extremely polite all the time and very accomodating for my late check out ...every person from the security guard to the reception and staff were really good ....
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We had a very nice experience in this Navotel Dona Sylvia hotel...Overall great experience 10/10, The food was awesome, hospitality was great.... large space with amazing cottages and lots of in room entertainment.... the housekeeping supported us a lot ... the beach is very close by 500 meters from Hotel..the seagull restaurant is was awesome, especially Sibron who served us.
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
There's a taxi union due to which they do not allow app based taxis to pick/drop inside the hotel. While all other hotels nearby allow it.
Stayed 5 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Right on beach stay.
Over all good stay. Breakfast spread is good and is next to the beach. Value for money stay.
Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2020