Staying in Goa
Goa receives 2 million tourists from all over the world annually. But surprisingly all the tourists get suitable accommodation whatever time they visit Goa. The city offers a wide choice when it comes to staying in Goa. In fact the place has got some of the best staying options in India.
Goa is a purely tourist place. The state earns most of its revenue through tourism. To support the massive tourism that the state experiences all throughout the year, Goa has a number of hotels in every nook and corner of the city.
For information on some of the best staying options in Goa read on the following section:
There are a number of five star hotels like Viavanta by Taj, Leela Kempinski, Intercontinental, luxurious resorts like Club Mahindra, and many more that cater to the tourists who want to experience Goa in style. These are 5 star category hotels and resorts that are meant for tourists who are not budget conscious and expect the best of service, rooms, and food. Most of the business and corporate travelers prefer this category of hotels.
These hotels and resorts have enough in-house facilities like spa, gym, club, fine dining restaurants, pool, private beach, etc, that provide a complete world within itself.
For budget conscious tourists Goa offers equally good options. Goa is replete with Home stays, B & B options, Vacation Rentals, Budget hotels, Backpackers accommodation, and other such staying options that are not very posh but well located and decent.
A very crucial decision that a tourist needs to make before booking a place to stay in Goa is whether he wants to stay in North Goa or South Goa. While North Goa is the center of all the happening things in Goa, South Goa is known for quaint and pristine beaches with lesser crowd. So if you are a person who wants to be amidst the hustle bustle then choose North Goa for staying. And if you want to spend some time in solitude while being close to nature then choose South Goa for staying. However, North Goa and South Goa are well connected with each other by frequent public transport.
Other interesting options of staying in Goa are Portuguese heritage homes in Old Goa, Beach huts, Beach Tents, houseboat and so on. Whatever is your choice or budget, Goa offers a plethora of choice when it comes to accommodation.
However, make sure that if you are visiting Goa in winter which is the peak season, it will be advisable to book the accommodation beforehand otherwise you might not get a place of your choice.
Things to do in Goa
Day Activities in Goa