Goa is the perfect luxury destination for people travelling to or within India. Gone are the days when it was known as just a backpacker’s hub as now, this beach paradise has a slew of first-class hotels and resorts that will make visitors want to slumber away their vacation in style. So, for those willing to splurge, here is a guide to the best luxury hotels in Goa.
Set in the midst of paddy fields, the Alila Diwa is a perennial favourite among high-end travellers. Guests will be overwhelmed by the sheer elegance of this hotel. Everything is lavish from the moment you enter the hotel – traditional Goan architecture, serene courtyards, steep-pitched roofs, scenic surroundings, pleasant verandahs and perfectly designed rooms with lavish interiors. To ease the weary, there is an open-air Jacuzzi and infinity pool. The hotel’s detox detour programme will get all the kinks out with its wide range of body treatments. Comfort and luxury await you in the Alila Diwa.
There’s much to love about the Park Hyatt Resort and Spa, which epitomizes luxury and residential comfort. This property is a tasteful blend of Indo-Portuguese styles and features luxurious facilities. It has Pousada-style rooms and suites offering splendid views of the beach, the poolside lagoons and the sea. Get pampered at the spa and then feast on the delicious cuisines from around the world at the fine dining restaurants in the hotel.