Hotel Recomendations - West India


LUXURY

TAJ EXOTICA RESORT & SPA, GOA

Set within 22 hectares of landscaped gardens in south Goa and beside a beautiful beach, the Taj Exotica Resort & Spa is a luxury resort featuring several dining options including fine dining restaurants serving a range of cuisines from Asian to continental. The resort also provides a variety of recreational options including a ninehole executive golf green and two tennis courts.

FEATURES :
140 rooms, 3 restaurants, lounge, bar, gym, spa, shopping arcade, swimming pool with separate children's pool.

THE LEELA GOA, CAVELOSSIM

Set among lush landscaped gardens and fronted by a golden beach, The Leela combines Portuguese style with Indian hospitality. The magnificent lobby draws on 13th-century design motifs, while the gardens and lagoons complete the atmosphere of opulence. Most rooms and suites have a terrace or balcony. Dining options include an Indian, Italian and seafood restaurant.

FEATURES :
206 rooms & suites, 4 restaurants, 2 bars, outdoor swimming pool, spa, children’s club, tennis courts, 12-hole par 3 golf course

TAJ HOLIDAY VILLAGE RESORT & SPA, GOA

Located along the beautifully preserved Sinquerim coast, Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa resembles a Goan-Portuguese village. The 142 rooms are in terracotta-roofed cottages, all with private outdoor areas and located amid landscaped gardens. Restaurants include beachfront seafood dining, a restaurant serving Indian and international cuisine, and a Thai restaurant.

FEATURES :
142 rooms, 3 restaurants, 2 bars, swimming pool, spa, five-hole golf course.

TAJ FORT AGUADA RESORT & SPA, GOA

Built on the ramparts of a 16th-century Portuguese fort, Taj Fort Aguada Resort Spa is spread across 17 hectares of tropical land. With Goan-Portuguese architecture and an elegant interior design, the hotel effortlessly blends colonial and contemporary influences. The hotel has three restaurants serving local and international dishes.

FEATURES :
143 rooms, 3 restaurants, 2 bars, swimming pool, spa, five-hole golf course, gym.

PARK HYATT RESORT & SPA, AROSSIM

The award-winning Park Hyatt in southern Goa is a luxury beach resort set amid landscaped gardens and lagoons. Designed in traditional Portuguese-Goan style, the hotel combines striking architecture and understated elegance with the highest standards of service. The spacious pousadastyle rooms and suites blend regional charm with contemporary style.

FEATURES :
250 rooms & suites, 5 restaurants, 2 bars, poolside bar, wine room, outdoor swimming pool, spa, children’s club.

SUPERIOR

ALIA DIWA, MAJRODA

Set amid lush rice fields leading to the Arabian Sea, Alila Diwa Goa is a contemporary resort in a peaceful setting. Inspired by traditional Goan design with high ceilings, tiled roofs and wide verandas, it features elegantly furnished rooms overlooking picturesque paddies. Among the delightful experiences on offer, we recommend a cooking class to learn how to prepare local delicacies.

FEATURES :
140 rooms, 3 restaurants, lounge, bar, gym, spa, shopping arcade, swimming pool with separate children's pool.

COCO SHAMBHALA, COCO BEACH

Coco Shambhala is a collection of four luxury villas, each with two bedrooms, set in a tropical garden close to Coco Beach. Each villa is elegantly furnished, spacious and decorated in the style of colonial Goa with French windows and high ceilings. There is a large swimming pool shared by all of the villas, although each villa also has a private plunge pool.

FEATURES :
4 villas sleeping up to 4 people each, swimming pool (shared), lounge, garden.

LUXURY VILLA

ISHAVILAS, SIOLIM

Ishavilas is a collection of three Portuguese villas nestled among lush greenery and a sprawling garden, not far from the beaches and fine restaurants. The elegantly furnished villas include a 1-bed villa (sleeps 2), a 2-bed villa (sleeps 4) and a 4-bed cottage (sleeps 8). The villas are fully staffed with the option to personalise daily meals.

FEATURES :
3 villas, private staff, swimming pool, dining room, garden.

ELSEWHERE GOA, MANDREM BEACH

Located in North Goa on a spit of land cut off from the mainland, Elsewhere is accessed via a bamboo footbridge over a creek. There are four 19th-century houses, all with shuttered windows, cool natural flooring and a terracotta tiled sloping roof. All offer direct beach access. Superb Goan cuisine can be ordered from a dining shack conveniently located nearby.

FEATURES :
4 private houses, dining shack, direct beach access.