In the wings of old Fort Aguada and overlooking Sinquerim Beach and the Arabian Sea, this charming, rustic hotel set in lush gardens offers a tranquil escape. The cottages and villas of Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, with updated bathrooms and balconies or patios with garden furniture, offer sea, pool, or garden views. Panaji City, the capital of Goa, is 16 kilometers away and the Old Goa Church Complex is 30 kilometers from the hotel. Onsite restaurants include a Thai restaurant near a giant banyan tree, a rustic beach house for Goan food, an open-air restaurant looking out to the sea, and a restaurant just for kids. Recreational activities at Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village include workshops making crafts, rock climbing, and nature walks. Do not miss a visit to the spa for their signature treatments. Book your room now via our secure online booking form. The first step is to enter and submit your travel dates in the spaces provided.
Drift - Bar
Drift, the high-energy bar, brings exotic beverages and a unique brand of nightlife to the seashore. Quench your thirst for eclectic style. Soak in the vital, modern interiors. Chill to the wide range of world music with dramatic views of the sea as a backdrop. Sample the mix of signature Vivanta by Taj cocktails, Sushi, Sake and Tapas. Bask in a mellow afterglow of calmness as the sun teases its way down to the other side of the hemisphere. Get serious with your evening out. Drift into the zone.Cuisine type: BarSignature dishes: Exotic cocktails like Mojitos and Palm KissLocation: In CaravelaHours: 11:00 a.m. to 01:00 a.m
The Banyan Tree Restaurant
njoy the subtle and complex flavours of Thai cuisine made more evocative because of the setting. You dine in the shadows of a 300 year old Banyan Tree. It's a restaurant experience like no other. Savour the fresh specialties that are made possible because of the resort's spice garden. Experience the curry wagon with the renowned Chef Prajaub, cooking Thai delicacies to your taste at your tableside. Some must tries will be the deep fried king prawns with garlic and pepper sauce, the spicy raw papaya salad, or the classic Thai green curry with chicken, just to name a few.Cuisine type: ThaiSignature dishes: Spicy and sour prawn soup, Crispy fried vegetables in roasted chili sauce, Sweet water chestnuts in coconut milk.Location: Under the Banyan TreeHours: Lunch - 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.; Dinner - 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Beach House Restaurant
Cuisine: Contemporary, Indian, North Indian, Snacks & Beverages, South Indian. Master Chef Rego works his magic, spinning out a whole new world of Goan-Portuguese fusion fare, with a live kitchen for the more adventurous palette.
You don't step out to dine; you step in to gain an experience. Caravela spoils you for choice by offering a fascinating range of Mediterranean and North Indian cuisine. The look is chic, the vibe informal. Splashes of colour, trendy furnishings, and artistic food presentations set the tone.Recharge in the casual ambience with open, interactive kitchens and inside/outside dining that overlooks the sea. Take your pick from the buffet (open April - September). Or sit back and relish a menu specially designed by our chefs. All, while you are looked after with the highest standards service. Always attentive. Never obtrusive.Cuisine type: All-day dining multicuisineLocation: SeasideOutdoor diningHours: 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.