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6 Top luxury resorts in Goa

 

 

Goa is always listed on the top list to spend a memorable vacation. There was a time when Goa was well-known as a hippy haven, but nowadays Goa is well known for some of the most stylish restaurants and resorts in India. There is a plethora of staying options available in Goa, from cheap beach huts, heritage hotels, hostels, and motels to luxurious private villas. After months of stressful work in an office, people plan a trip to Goa to enjoy the nightlife, the surreal beach, and a peaceful stay at the resorts. These hotels provide you with a luxurious stay, a beautiful ambiance, and top-notch services that make you want to never leave this place. The best part is most of these resorts are situated near the prominent beaches of Goa. The direct view to the beaches from your hotel room offers you a pleasant stay. List down some of the best resorts in Goa to have a wonderful stay.

Taj Exotica

This is one of the most luxurious resorts located in Benaulim, South Goa. The wooden architecture adds charm to the resort’s design. The architecture style is done up in Mediterranean-style. The best part is that this resort overlooks the Arabian Sea. The resort has 140 rooms with charming interiors. The resort is all surrounded by lush greenery and flower patios. You can also enjoy some of the fun watersports, archery, and therapy sessions at Jiva spa.

Grand Hyatt 

This 28-acres property with lush tropical gardens is the traveler’s first choice. It includes both indoor and outdoor pools where you can soak yourself up in the Goan sun. This resort has a separate section for kids where they can take part in creative learning experiences. You can enjoy the magical view of the hotel through the aerial runway. The add-on butler and lounge services are the key amenities of this property. You can enjoy the delicious cuisines ranging from Indian, Mediterranean, Asian, and seafood delights. The property has also been featured in “23 Beach Resorts In Goa For a Getaway “. The resort also offers the premium services of a luxurious spa, pool bar, and seven dining options. You can enjoy other adventure activities such as rope climbing, zip line. The major sightseeing of Goa, Reis Magos Fort, Fontainhas, and Church of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception is located within a few kilometers.

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Anjuna Beach Resort

Located close to Anjuna Beach and in the center of the city, this makes it the perfect location to stay. Anjuna beach is one of the most beautiful beaches of Goa with plenty of options for water sports. Additionally, this resort provides the maximum facilities at the cheapest rate. There are overall 30 double rooms in the resort which are quite spacious and each room has an attractive balcony that offers an amazing view of the sun-filled lawn and garden below. The in-house restaurant offers a variety of cuisines like Chinese, Indian, and Tandoori with fresh seafood and barbeque. Shopaholic people will never get bored here as there is Anjuna Flea Market within a five-minute drive.

Vivanta by Taj 

Vivanta is a seven-star property offered by the Taj group that can be described as the most luxurious, elegant, and romantic option to stay. It can be considered as one of the best hotels in the country. It includes rooms, villas, and cottages based on different themes. Also, each cottage offers a beautiful view of the beach, sea, and sunsets. It is located on the most Southern end of Candolim beach by Fort Aguada. The key amenities are a Thai restaurant, yoga pavilion, beach house where you can sit and relax.

 Alila Diwa

The hotel is all surrounded by the lush greenery of paddy fields. The resort has its private infinity pool that has a hot tub and an open-air jacuzzi where you can just relax and forget about all the stress you left behind. There are separate kids pools too where your children can have fun and enjoy swimming. There are large and spacious rooms, suites, also there are rooms with a standalone bathtub feature. This property has also been rewarded as India’s Best Awards 2019 for “Best Family Hotel”. The add-on charm to all this is the location and is at the proximity to serene beaches – Gonsua Beach and Majorda Beach.

Highland Heritage Goa

If you are bored of staying in a luxurious room, here is something for you with a traditional touch. Highland Heritage Goa offers you a homestay feeling with traditional Victorian and Portuguese handcrafted antique furniture. This place offers you a tranquil stay far from the crowd of the city. The popular places of Goa, Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Aguada Fort, Baga, and Calangute beaches are not even far from the property.