Novotel Dona Sylvia

Novotel Dona Sylvia

Cavelossem | South Goa | Goa

Novotel Dona Sylvia is categorised as Premium Beach Resort (Rating)

Way to the beach (Nivalink Trip Dated - 5 October 2006)
Room Exterior (Nivalink Trip Dated - 5 October 2006)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 5 October 2006)
Pool View
Sohum Spa
Kids Room
Sea Gull Restaurant
Club House
Amalia Bar
Mobor Banquets
Betul Banquet
Room Interior
Room Interior
Room Interior

Novotel Dona Sylvia is a spreadout resort in South Goa right on the Cavelossem Beach offering chalet like accommodation and wide ranging recreation, activities and experiences.

Reasons to Visit
  • Mediterranean style club resort in Cavelossem in South Goa spread over 26 acres
  • 176 AC Chalet style rooms and suites overlooking large garden area
  • All rooms have tea/coffee makers, WiFi, electronic safe, mini refrigerator, TV and room service
  • Mama Mia, a poolside grill restaurant and bar
  • Amalia, a lobby bar serving some exotic cocktails
  • Seagull, an all inclusive buffet restaurant and bar
  • Haystack, an open air restaurant based on an authentic Goan theme
  • Kebabs and Kurries, a fine dine Indian restaurant
  • The Spa provides a variety of treatments from therapeutic to pure rejuvenation (Ayurveda, aromatherapy, scrubs and Swedish massages)
  • Recreational area includes large swimming pool, fitness centre and steam / sauna / jacuzzi
  • Indoor / outdoor – meeting / conference / banquet area for 20 – 500 persons for meetings, conferences, conventions, events and weddings
  • Live entertainment every evening with theme evenings on some days
  • Outdoor games include tennis / volleyball court, daily activity programs (weather permitting), water sports and para sailing (seasonal) and kids club and childrens playground
  • Indoor games centre with pool table and other games
  • Other facilities include bicycle on hire, beauty parlour, cyber cafe and laundry service
  • Recommended for group getaways, family getaways and for all travellers to south Goa looking at a spread out resort option
Know It
  • Located 200 metres from Cavelossem beach (accessible via a private access)
  • Located 33 kms from Dabolim Airport and 14 kms from Madgaon Railway Station is located
  • Premium Beach Resorts in South Goa
    "Dona Sylvia is a spreadout large resort on Cavelossem Beach offering Chalet style accommodation and wide ranging dining, wellness, recreation and entertainment options for holiday travellers / getaway seekers / honeymooners and family travellers. "
About South Goa

South Goa (Arossim to Mobor) (unlike North Goa) is known for its peace, greenery, Village-like atmosphere and its luxury resorts.   more

Things to do in South Goa
  • Places to Visit

    Popular Colva Beach, Big Foot, Arossim Beach, Sal River, Cavelossem Beach
    Special Interest Goa Chitra Museum, Our Lady Of Grace Church Madgaon, Our Lady of Rosary Church Navelim, Church of Holy Spirit Madgaon, Varca Beach, Cansaulim Church
    While you are There Betalbatim Beach, Benaulim Beach, Majorda Beach, Utorda Beach, Cansaulim Beach, Mobor Beach, Betul Beach
  • Activity

    Watersports in South Goa (Watersports), Zuari River Boat Ride (Bird Watching, Boat Safari)
  • Excursion

    Mahalaxmi Temple Ponda (22 kms), Gopal Ganesh Temple (26 kms), Nagueshi Temple Ponda (26 kms), Mahalasa Marayani Temple Mardol (34 kms), Braganca House (15 kms), Casa Araujo Alvares (15 kms), Rachol Seminary (16 kms), Palacio do Deao (19 kms), Cabo De Rama (25 kms), Sahakari Spice Farm (26 kms), Casino Royale Goa (34 kms), Church of St Francis of Asissi (35 kms), Basillica of Bom Jesus (35 kms), Hollant Beach (22 kms), Bogmallo Beach (23 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station – Madgaon (6 kms), Karmali (30 kms), Vasco da Gama (32 kms)
  • Nearest Airport - Dabolim (25 kms), Belgaum (130 kms), Hubli (234 kms)
  • Distance from Major Cities - Belgaum (130 kms), Hubli (234 kms), Kolhapur (246 kms), Mangalore (344 kms), Panjim (35 kms), Pune (473 kms), Bangalore (584 kms)

Novotel Dona Sylvia

Cavelossem | South Goa | Goa
RoomRooms per UnitNo. of UnitsNo. Rooms
Total Rooms181
Total Occupancy362


  • Doctor-on-call
  • Laundry
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Souvenir shop
Food and Beverages
  • Multi Cuisine Restaurant
  • Bar
Meetings - Conference - Convention - Banquets
  • Conference Hall
  • Convention Hall
Recreation or Indoor - Outdoor Games
  • Swimming pool
  • Carrom
  • Volleyball
  • Pool Table
  • Children Play Area
  • Chess
Health, Fitness, Beauty and Wellness
  • Steam and Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa
  • Ayurveda Facility
Group Facilities
Meeting SpaceAC/Non AcClassroom Cluster Free Flow Theatre U Shape
Conference Hall (Mobor Conference Hall) AC 80 100 - 150 40

Novotel Dona Sylvia

Cavelossem | South Goa | Goa

Getting There

Air :
Dabolim (25 kms), Belgaum (130 kms), Hubli (234 kms)
Rail :
Madgaon (6 kms), Karmali (30 kms), Vasco da Gama (32 kms)

Novotel Dona Sylvia is located in Cavelossem

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For
Cavelossem Popular beach front with hotels / resorts / restaurants around at 36 kms from Airport and 15 kms from Madgaon railway station Getaway

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 3736 reviews
  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Wedding functions daily. Can't sleep till 1am.
By dvrao on 06th Dec 2021

20,000 a night and the rooms are decrepit ac does not work ants in the bathroom no deckchairs noise that does not allow you to sleep till 11am This place sucks. EVERY night there is a NOISY wedding...

Amazing Stay!
By NandiniP68 on 04th Dec 2021

We were a family of 13 people with 5 kids. We had the most amazing time at Novotel Dona Sylvia. This was my second time at the resort and frankly they never fail to surprise you with their...

By Gajsjd on 04th Dec 2021

Hotel is clean awesome location Housekeeping was good specially maintained Shivraj cloid and Shivam is very helpful room is neat and clean food was good nice location near to cavelosim beach overall...

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  • Check in: 2
  • Check in HR: 0:0:1
  • Check out HR: 0:0:1
  • Child From: 6
  • Child To: 12
  • Only Veg: False
  • Pet Friend: False
  • Resort: False
  • FDate: 0
  • TDate: 0

Hotel History

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