Yes, we visit Goa to have fun on the beaches, take a dip in the Arabian Sea, eat the delicious local cuisines, drink the local beverage, and visit the many sight-seeing places. But choosing the right resort to stay in Goa is equally important as that could make your trip even more memorable. And Goa has plenty of options to choose from when it comes to luxury resorts. Both north and south Goa have various luxury resorts that you can stay with your friends, family to make the Goa trip a once-in-a-lifetime experience. So, here are the top luxury resorts in Goa you must visit.
If you are looking for a top luxury resort in Goa that has a private beach, then Taj Exotica in Benaulim, South Goa is the one for you. Overlooking the Arabian Sea, this private beach at Taj Exotica will give you all the privacy you need with your family. You can even try water sports at this private beach. You can even visit the nearby Benaulim beach if you want. Besides, this luxury hotel is decked up in grand old-style architecture, with a lush green garden and flower patios welcoming you with open arms. You must try their therapy at Jiva Spa, and binge on the delicious cuisines the hotel offers.
Cost: It starts from Rs 14,000 per night
Spread over 75 acres, The Leela in Cavelossim is among the finest luxury resorts in Goa. It has a private beach setting as well, with a blue lagoon on one side, and the sea on the other. The Leela offers spacious rooms that have balconies overlooking a lotus-filled lagoon. You can also book their luxurious villa to make your stay extremely private and memorable. For sports lovers, they offer archery, a 12-hole golf course, tennis and badminton courts, yoga classes and many more. You can also indulge yourself in their spa centre. They also offer a 24-hour casino.
Cost: It starts from Rs 13,000 onwards
ITC Grand Goa
Situated near the Goa International Airport, the ITC Grand Goa is an award-winning luxury resort in Goa. The ITC Grand Goa is spread over 45 acres of lush greenery, beautiful lagoons and coconut palms, and situated right on the Arossim beach to give you the feel of a private beach. The resort is done up in Indo-Portuguese architecture to give you the old-world vibe. Besides, it offers both ocean and pool view rooms, allergy-free rooms, private balcony, spa, private pool, game room, yoga and fitness classes and water sports activities.
Cost: It starts from Rs 12,500 onwards
Alila Diwa Goa
Alila Diwa Goa is one of the top luxury resorts in Goa. It offers a range of services that will leave you with everlasting memories. Surrounded by green fields, Alila Diwa Goa boasts of its own infinity pool with hot tub, and an open-air jacuzzi to help you relax and unwind. Besides, it offers multiple dining venues and hence, you’ll be spoilt for choices when it comes to food. It also provides a kids’ club to engage the kids productively. In its package, it also offers free shuttle service to Gonsua Beach where you can relax, and indulge in some fun activities.
Cost: It starts from Rs 14,000 onwards.
Planet Hollywood Goa
If you wish to celebrate your holidays in Hollywood style, then Planet Hollywood Goa luxury resort is the one for you. It ranks among the best newest luxury resorts in Goa, and is the only chain of Planet Hollywood resorts that is located outside of the United States. Located at Utorda beach, this resort is completely Hollywood themed, offering a range of services that are only peculiar to this type of resort. It offers massage chairs, climate control settings, and electronic safe in each room it services. They also offer seasonal tents if you wish to camp out in its paddy fields.
Cost: It starts from Rs 8000 onwards.