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India has made an indelible mark in the area of hospitality and offers the finest accommodation facilities to travellers from all across the globe. The distinctive features of Indian hotels are high standard and quality accommodation along with contemporary facilities at par with world standards. From the modern state-of-the-art comfort of deluxe properties to the royal heritage ambience of palace hotels and havelis, from the rustic ambience of deluxe tents in the desert to the unique Kerala houseboats in the tranquil backwaters, India offers a wide array of accommodation, meeting every need of the discerning traveller, be it leisure, conferences or incentives.
Fort Aguada Beach Resort
Built on the ramparts of a 16th century Portuguese fortress, this resort is part of a sprawling 88-acre complex overlooking the Arabian Sea. Situated in close proximity to the beach, Fort Aguada offers a range of spacious villas and cottages. With its exotic tropical beauty, pristine beaches and vibrant local culture, guests can be assured of a memorable stay. Accessibility: Airport – 45 km, Madgaon Railway Station – 55 km, Panjim – 17 km. Accommodation: A total of 145 rooms including 20 Superior Garden View, 44 Superior Sea View, 42 Cottages, 24 Terrace Sea View Suites and 15 Villas (10 garden View and 5 Sea View) at Hermitage Plateau. Restaurants & Bars: From casual, all-day eateries to formal, fine dining, guests can look forward to a dining experience. Fish Tail: offers romantic gazebos and al-fresco dining; li Camino presents delicious Italian fare; Morisco offers fresh seafood; Sea Shell serves up a variety of cuisines with spectacular views of the Arabian Sea and Sfx for sandwiches and beverages.
Taj Holiday Village
Taj Holiday Village is a charming hamlet fringing the beach with its picturesque cottages and fragrant gardens that lend an air of rustic simplicity to the surroundings. The perfect combination of modern elegance and timeless hospitality, this complex of terracotta-roofed cottages takes its inspiration from Portuguese-Goan design. Set amidst acres of palm-fringed landscaped gardens, guests will discover relaxation that is truly a world apart. Accessibility: Airport - 45 km, Madgaon Railway Station - 55 km, Panjim - 17 km. Accommodation: Guests can experience tranquil luxury in any of the 142 rooms, including 9 suites; the cottages are either stand alone or in clusters of 2, 3, 4, 6 or 8. Room types - 112 Cottage Garden View, 21 Cottage Sea View, 3 Villa Garden View, 2 Villa Sea View and 4 Luxury Villa Sunset View. Restaurants & Bars: Beach House, the Goan and seafood speciality restaurant; Caravela, all day dining and coffee shop by the sea; Caravela Bar, overlooking the Arabian Sea; Banyan Tree, the Thai speciality restaurant, is open for lunch and dinner; Jungle Jam kids restaurant and Pool Bar, a sunken pool bar with seating inside the pool, serves an array of drinks and multi-cuisine snacks Other Facilities: 24 hrs front desk, complimentary airport transfer by an a/c coach, facilities for the physically challenged, luggage storage, shopping arcade, jiva spa, beauty salon, barber shop, car rental, currency exchange, doctor-on-call, express laundry/dry cleaning, florist, travel assistance, astrologer on request, bookshop, fitness centre with gym, jacuzzi and steam, two freshwater swimming pools, library, shopping arcade, souvenir shop, children’s activity centre, 24-hour business centre, wireless internet access, table tennis, badminton court, billiards, cricket, beach volleyball, golf (5-hole putting green), squash, tennis, water sports (Nov-april) - bump skis, sailing, fishing, jet skis, parasailing, water skiing and wind surfing, and one meeting room.
Taj Exotica
Located on the southwest coast of Goa, overlooking the Arabian Sea, this Mediterranean-style resort has a way of slowing down time to a tranquil tempo. Set amidst 56 acres of lush gardens, Taj Exotica showcases tropical-inspired design touches, grand architecture, a sun-drenched atrium, wide shady corridors, and flower lined patios for a memorable stay. Accessibility: Located on the Benaulim Beach, 27 km from the Airport, 8 km from Margao and 53 km from Panjim. Accommodation: 140 centrally air-conditioned rooms and villas including 34 Deluxe rooms, 8 Luxury rooms, 54 Garden Villas, 22 Sea View Villas, 4 Garden Villas with private pool, 6 Sea View Villas with private pool, 8 Sunset Villas with private pool, 2 Luxury Suites and 2 Presidential Villas. Restaurants & Bars: Allegria serves Goan cuisine; Eugenia offers cuisines of the world, including authentic Indian fare, exotic specialities from South East Asia and classic continental dishes; Li Bai offers the succulent flavours of the Orient with Sichuan, Canton, and Hunan specialties; Lobster Shack beachfront restaurant offers a delectable selection of seafood and impressive array of New World wines; Miguel Arcanjo serves delicious Italian, Moroccan, Spanish, and Provencal fare; Poolside Sandwich Counter and Fresh Fruit Bar and Adega Camoens lounge bar. Other Facilities: Activity centre for kids, bookshop, fitness centre, business centre, shopping arcade, souvenir shop, jiva spa, steam, jacuzzi, swimming pool, beauty parlour / salon for men, car rental, currency exchange, doctor-on-call, express laundry / dry cleaning, florist, travel assistance, wireless internet, yoga & meditation, archery, pool tables, badminton, volleyball, boating, banana rides, bump rides, cycling, jet skis, parasailing, sailing, speedboats, tennis, windsurfing, cricket pitch, golf (a 9-hole par-3 golf course) and conference facilities.
The Leela
The Leela is an exclusive resort set on 75 luxurious acres of landscaped gardens situated between the banks of the River Sal and the coast of the Arabian Sea. Resembling a combination of ancient Indian Summer Palaces and Portuguese-style Villas, all rooms are tastefully furnished. The Leela epitomises the true essence of Goan people and culture with its signature hospitality, unique spa treatments and superb location right in the heart of Goa. Accessibility: Airport - 43 km, Margao Railway station - 17 km, Margao city centre - 17 km, Panjim - 50 km. Accommodation: Leela’s 152 rooms include 54 Pavilion Rooms, 74 Lagoon Suites, 4 Lagoon Deluxe Suites, 4 Royal Villas and one Presidential Villa. The Club at The Leela includes 6 Pool Suites and 9 Club Suites providing the ultimate in holiday luxury. Restaurants & Bars: Jamavar offers an extensive variety of Indian cuisine, open only for dinner; The Cafe offers contemporary Continental and Asian cuisine with indoor and outdoor seating; Riverside serves authentic Italian fare, open for dinner and offers indoor as well as al fresco dining options; Susegado (seasonal) on the beach offers a variety of local fresh Seafood, snacks and salads; The Yali Lounge is ideal for cocktails, refreshments and snacks throughout the day and Aqua discotheque. Other Facilities: Spa, 12-hole golf course, 3 tennis courts, swimming pool, gymnasium, state-of-the-art gaming room, car rental, water and beach sports, souvenir shops, 24-hour business centre, banquet facilities, dedicated conference and board rooms, kids swimming pool and activity centre.
Park Hyatt Resort And Spa
Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa is a world-class facility, set on 45 acres of lush beachfront gardens. Featuring a unique village concept, with extensive spa facilities, the Resort creates the magic and romance of a luxury boutique hotel while having the amenities and vibrant attractions of a resort. The resort brilliantly blends elegance with drama to recreate the cheerful and relaxed atmosphere of a small Goan village. Accessibility: The resort is located in the most idyllic area of South Goa and is 15 km from the Airport and 18 km from the Margao Railway Station. Accommodation: The resort features 250 spacious guest rooms and suites set in Indo-Portuguese style pousadas that are nestled amongst glimmering waterways and lagoons with spa style sunken baths. 115 Park rooms which includes 2 rooms for the physically challenged, 79 Park Deluxe rooms, 30 Sea View rooms, 14 Sea View Deluxe rooms, 9 Park Suites, 2 Park Executive Suites and 1 Presidential Suite. Restaurants & Bars: Park Hyatt offers innovative dining options. Inspired by Goan villages, the bustling Village Plaza offers a collection of boutique restaurants, bars and stylish shops. Sambar, South Indian restaurant; da Luigi, the Italian Trattoria; Market Grill, an interactive open-grill kitchen serving the day’s freshest produce; Masala, Goan specialty restaurant; Praia de Luz is the trendy wine & cigar bar; Aquamarine, poolside bar; Tandoor restaurant offering North Indian specialities; Miranda Bar, Goan style lobby lounge; The Bakery and Juice Bar. Other Facilities: Sereno Spa, beauty salon, water sports – jet skiing, parasailing and dolphin cruises, tennis, archery, india’s largest outdoor swimming pool with water-slides, outdoor jacuzzi, steam & sauna, concierge, multilingual staff, currency exchange, car rental, doctor on call, laundry and dry-cleaning, lawn tennis, croquet, beach volleyball and lawn bowling, gymnasium, camp hyatt for children, cinema paradiso that can seat 40 guests, shops offering a range of local artefacts, spa shop, florist, business centre and meeting facilities – one ballroom, two function rooms, one boardroom and outdoor function area.