About hotels in Goa
Why Book Goa Hotels with Yatra.com
Keeping the safety and hygiene of its clients in mind, Yatra has launched an initiative where it has awarded a Clean Pass tag to 488 of hotels in Goa
scattered across its North and South for adhering to some stringent sanitisation requirements as prescribed by the WHO. As you plan to make your Goa hotel booking
post the outbreak of the Coronavirus, but cannot decide if your chosen hotel of stay is safe enough and are maintaining the necessary sanitisation standards, we have a selection of hotels across categories from budget to luxury that put the customer safety first. And not just that, it gets even better as Yatra is also offering a ‘Yatra Stay’ discount to encourage its customers to travel once again and stay at their favourite property in Goa and avail wonderful discounts. From introducing couple-friendly hotels to giving you an opportunity to add eCash to your Yatra account, there is no reason you shouldn’t book your hotel stay with Yatra.
Clean Pass Hotels in Goa
Don’t shy away from choosing Goa as your next holiday destination in the post-pandemic world. For in Goa, Yatra has a very eclectic range of hotels cutting across categories and budgets that come with its Clean Pass promise. So you could well be a weekender on a budget or a luxury-seeking traveller, we ensure you have hotels that suit your interest and are also hygienic and safe Goa Hotels
. The Clean Pass promise is awarded to some of the best hotels in Goa that adhere to safety standards like checking the temperature of the staff and all hotel guests at the entry gate, and those registering temperatures higher than 99.1 degree Fahrenheit are denied entry. Outside of that the common area as well as all rooms are sterilised thoroughly and hand sanitisers and masks are made available in every room for guest use. In-room dining facility is also made available to minimise external contact and service is provided in disposable crockery and cutlery, in addition to that the staff ensure that social distancing is maintained at all times and they wear gloves and masks during service. This ensures that you are safe and sound as you holiday in your chosen hotel without any anxieties. Some Goa hotels that come with Yatra’s Clean Pass promise comprise De Alturas Resort in Candolim, a couple-friendly hotel that also comes with a swimming pool and great dining facilities, and is only 500-metres off the Candolim Beach. The Caravela Beach Resort in Varca in South Goa is also a lively property opening up to some lush garden views and also serving succulent seafood at its restaurant. This cosy property fronting the Varca Beach too comes with Yatra’s Clean Pass promise. Resort Rio in Arpora and the Royal Orchid Beach Resort & Spa
in Salcetta are some excellent properties complete with swimming pool, fitness centres and lovely dining facilities, and more importantly have a Clean Pass tag.
The Yatra Stay Offer on Goa Hotels
Encouraging our customers to shed their misgivings and travel once more is our on-going ‘Yatra Stay’ offer that comes with the YATSTAY
coupon code making you eligible for up to 35% discount at your favourite Goa hotel. It gets even better as the offer gives you an opportunity to earn 10% eCash in your Yatra account. Some resorts and hotels you could consider while availing the discount include the Baga Hideout Resort in Baga that is very close to the Baga Beach, is, not to mention, couple-friendly and also has the Clean Pass tag. The Caravela Beach Resort in Varca is a deluxe boutique property skirting the Varca beach. You can even choose to stay at the Royal Orchid Beach Resort & Spa that boasts of a wonderful location and cosy rooms that come with our Clean Pass promise. Ginger Hotel in Panjim and The Park in Calangute in North Goa too are among some of the best hotels in Goa.
Couple Hotels in Goa
Yatra has demarcated hotels that have a particularly friendly approach towards couples by awarding them a couple-friendly tag. Panning across North and South of Goa, these hotels make check-ins for couples rather easy by asking them no questions other than a proof of their local ids. The ambience, the staff, the service of these hotels offer ample privacy and comfort to a couple on their honeymoon or simply holidaying together. On Yatra, you can choose from a bouquet of couple-friendly hotels that cut across class and category, and what more, all couple-friendly hotels come with the coveted Clean Pass promise, so you don’t have to worry about your safety and hygiene as you holiday in the post-lockdown phase. You can even avail the on-going TOGETHER35 offer that entitles you to a discount of up to 35% on select couple-friendly Goa hotels upon entering the promo code. Among our handpicked couple friendly hotels in Goa
are Planet Hollywood Beach Resort in Majorda that has a lovely swimming pool, Jacuzzi, surrounding palm groves and dining facilities. White Square Nirvana in Calangute is a cosy property with lovely gardens, a stone’s throw from the Calangute Beach, has a swimming pool that would perfectly suit a holidaying couple. The O Hotel Beach Resort and Spa
in Candolim serves up complimentary daily breakfast, aside from boasting a lovely location and cosy rooms packed with all modern comforts.
5 Star Hotels in Goa
Goa is a destination that is fit for a traveller of every budget and taste. While there are several budget hotels, homestays and serviced apartments dotting it, it is also home to some truly swanky hotels and resorts that offer you the best of the sun and sand with incredible views from your rooms, and dining that is bespoke and incorporates the best of the regions seafood. Complete with their swimming pool, spa and cosy rooms, these hotels are an abode of luxury a leisure-seeker in Goa might covet. Among the 5 star hotels in goa
including some boutique properties are the Caravela Beach Resort in Varca in the South, ITC Grand Goa Resort & Spa, a luxurious property in South Goa that comes with Yatra’s Clean Pass promise aside from that fact that it is couple-friendly, offers daily complimentary breakfast and plush amenities. The architecture of this village-style resort with rooms either opining up to the lagoon or a pool spell luxury. The Leela Goa in Cavelossim is a luxurious property in a lovely setting, with lagoon terrace rooms and lagoon view suites, fantastic open-air dining facilities overlooking the beach, a pool and plush lounging areas. Cidade de Goa
on the Dona Paula Beach close to Panjim has rooms with views of the coconut groves that further slant into the sea. The hotel has rooms with Jacuzzi, serves daily complimentary buffet breakfast, comes with an outdoor swimming pool and lively ground to walk on.
Cheap Hotels in Goa
Goa is not only meant for luxury seekers but also travellers on budget be they students out on a weekend or a young holidaying family. You will find hotels that maintain their sanitisation and hygiene standards and hence have Yatra’s Clean Pass promise while providing cosy accommodation, proximity to the beach, dining facilities and a well-mannered staff. If economy is a factor, you don’t need to worry, for Goa is chock-full with hotels that offer you all necessary amenities without burning a hole in your pocket. Neelams The Grand in Calangute is a couple-friendly hotel that comes with Yatra’s Clean Pass tag as well and is a bang for your bucks. The hotel aside from having clean and well-maintained rooms has a swimming pool as well. Sharanam Greens Resort, also in Calangute is a nice cosy couple-friendly property complete with a swimming pool and dining facilities. The Postcard Moira in Mapusa is typical Goan villa surrounding a courtyard and close to the beach. The hotel has a swimming pool too. The Eternal Wave and Shanti Morada are very decent hotels in Calangute you can consider if you have budget constraints. The hotels offer daily buffet breakfast, have swimming pools, balcony views of the beach and cosy and well-lit rooms. The Park Baga River on the Baga-Arpora Road is another great hotel, though slightly uppish from a budget point of view but one that has wonderful facilities, cosy and tastefully done up rooms, restaurant and a beautiful swimming pool. The hotel is also known for its excellent service.
Hotels in Goa Near Sea Beach
Goa is known for its beach-fronting properties. If not sea views, the hotels are sure to be a stone’s throw away from the beach. If you wish to stay plump on the beach, whether it is in the North or South of the Goa, you might want to look up some hotels near Calangute Beach
, Hotels near Candolim Beach & Hotels Near Baga Beach which are the most booked beach locations in Goa. Taj Holiday Village Resort & Spa on the Sinquerim Beach is a tony property known for its excellent alfresco dining facilities, rooms that are an extension of the natural environment and looking out over the ramparts of Fort Aguada. You can also choose to stay in Vivanta Goa in Panjim located adjacent to the Mandovi River. The hotel is very tastefully done, has great dining facilities and is also in the heart of the city from where you can easily head to the churches like the Basilica of Bom Jesus and St. Francis of Assissi and also the beaches of the North. W Goa by Marriott on the Vagator Beach is an exclusive beach-facing property with ambient lights, a sparkling pool, open-air dining facilities, beautifully rooms with sea views and a pool-skirting bar doling out the liveliest of cocktails. You can even consider the De Alturas Resort, a quick walk from the Candolim Beach, a modern hotel with swimming pool, spacious rooms, great dining facilities and lounge space, with each room looking out over the sea.
Yatra has an entire assortment of packages that encompass both North as well as South Goa. You can choose one depending on your preference, and which part of Goa
you most prefer to stay. Typically, a package includes a stay at a 3 to 4-star hotel or equivalent, daily breakfast, a special seafood dinner on one of the days, daily transfers, sightseeing in Panjim, from visiting the churches to the Dona Paula Beach, Miramar Beach, and enjoying a sumptuous Goan thali at a local restaurant and returning to your hotel in either North or South Goa. In South Goa you are taken for sightseeing aside from visits to its beaches like Colva, Palolem, Benaulim, Agonda, Varca among others, while in North, the party hub of the city, you can visit Chapora Fort, Fort Aguada, Sinquerim Beach, Candolim Beach, Calangute Beach, Baga Beach, Anjuna Beach, Arpora Beach, Morjim Beach to name a few. The flee market in Anjuna is a great draw, you can also visit the local market, eat at the various cafes and seafood joints, and at the end of your journey, you are dropped back at the Dabolim Airport. A typical Goan itinerary extends for 3 days but you are free to customise depending on the time on your hands and your budget.
How to travel to Goa
Goa is accessible by road, rail and air from the rest of the country. There are enough flights connecting Goa to other states of India including the metros, while the road and rail infrastructure is very well developed, especially if you are coming from the neighbouring states of Karnataka and Maharashtra.
The Dabolim Airport or the Goa International Airport is about 40 kilometre from North Goa. You can hire a pre-paid taxi from the car rental kiosk to get to your hotel directly in the North. And in case you are staying near Benaulim Beach in South Goa, the airport is about 30 kilometre away. From the Dabolim Airport there are ample direct flights coming in from Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Cochin, Trivandrum, Jaipur, Kolkata, New Delhi, Guwahati, Patna to name a few. Aside from domestic airlines like Vistara, SpiceJet, GoAir, IndiGo, AirAsia and Air India, you have international carriers like Air France, British Airways, KLM Royal Dutch that have direct connectivity from Goa.
The Thivim Railway Station on the Mapusa-Bicholim Road is the nearest railway station, taking about 40 minutes to get to a Vagator Beach in North Goa. A part of the Konkan railway zone, Thivim is an important railhead in North Goa with every major train passing through the region servicing the station. Some important trains with halts at Thivim comprise Jan Shatabdi Express, Mandovi Express, Goa Sampark Kranti Express, Konkan Kanya Express, with some of the trains originating either from Mumbai CST or Madgaon Junction. The Madgaon Railway Junction is otherwise the main railhead of Goa, bringing in direct trains from all across the country that includes the Rajdhani Express as well.
You can book an outstation cab by Yatra whether it is from Mumbai, Bangalore, Ahmedabad or Pune to Goa. Else you have the choice of taking a bus, with the Mapusa bus station being the closes at about 10 kilometre from the beaches of North, lying on the Mapusa - Anjuna - Chapora Road. The Goa state-owned KTC or Kadamba Transport Corporation operates a fleet of Volvo AC seater and sleeper coaches that connect the neighbouring states like Maharashtra and Karnataka with Goa.
Where to Stay in Goa during Covid 19 Situation
Yatra.com provides hotels which are equipped with the Clean Pass promise to ensure you about the safety and hygiene. Please check some Safe & Hygienic Hotels below :
• Paparazzi Resort GOA
• The Park Calangute Goa
• Estrela Do Mar Beach Resort Goa
• Resort Rio Goa
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