There are 5 great luxury resorts in Goa. They each have something a little different to offer. It's great because you can find the one that suits you the best.
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Tourists really start arriving on mass in November and the high season lasts all the way through to about March. At this time of year the humidity of the really wet rainy season (June - September) has dropped off and the living is easy.
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The first 2 resorts here on our list are 5 star while the others are 4 star luxury resorts. We recommend you read the reviews and check out the video before booking.
Located 15 minutes from the airport in South Goa on 45-acres of gardens.
This 5 star resort has an extensive spa, a beach for sunbathing or water sports, a pool with water slides, specialty restaurants, a children's program and shopping on-site.
There are 249 guestrooms with views of the lagoon or lawn. There are marble baths and "secret gardens" available.
Reviewers say: friendly and relaxed, fantastic pool, good fitness center, immaculate beach, food for all tastes.
(This resort receives many excellent reviews and there are many return guests.)
(Formerly the Kempinski.)
Located in Cavelossim, South India, on 75 acres and close to Mobor beach.
There's a 12 hole par-3 golf course, a beach, a fishing village close by, a business center, a freeform pool and tennis courts.
There are 152 rooms, suites and villas. The have Mediterranean and Indian decor with private balconies.
Reviewers say: very attractive property with excellent facilities, unique, rooms are large and "fully loaded", some service problems but good overall.
Located on the Southwest coast of Goa, the 4 star resort overlooks the Arabian Sea.
This resort is on Benaulim Beach and offers a number of different water sports. There are 4 restaurants, an Ayurvedic Spa, golf, tennis, an outdoor pool and a children's pool with a water slide. There are 136 guestrooms and 4 suites decorated in Mediterranean or Goan style. Views are of the ocean or garden.
Reviewers say: great location, great staff, a little tired, very clean, really beautiful beaches, very friendly staff.
Located in Panaji, Goa, on Miramar Beach. It's 30 km/21 miles from the airport. It's close to the historic sites of Goa.
There's an casino, a spa, a kid's club and children's pool, an outdoor pool, fitness centre and business centre.
The 172 guestrooms have individually controlled AC, cable TV and "the new bed" by Marriott.
Reviewers say: staff are polite,courteous and not overbearing, good for a family, many good beaches close by, huge breakfast buffet, good location to explore Goa from.
Located in Salcette, Goa, on one of the world's longest beaches. There's a free-form pool, a full-service spa, water sports available, a fitness centre, 3 jacuzzis and many more activities.
Guestrooms are spacious and have views of the pool or gardens. Internet is available and the pool is 4 meters from the terraces.
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