Boasting a fantastic location beside the beach, here are our top 5 reasons why you need to get the ITC Grand Goa Resort and Spa on your bucket list.
Nestled in serene South Goa, the ITC Grand Goa Resort and Spa oozes charm and luxury. The lush 45 acres of landscaped gardens, swaying coconut palm trees and direct access to the pristine Arossim beach provides all the ingredients for a relaxing getaway. The region of South Goa is a quiet and less developed area, boasting some of the best beaches and an infectious chilled vibe. And if that wasn’t enough to make you want to visit, let us tell you the top 5 reasons why you need to make a visit this winter.
1. Fabulous location
Arossim, where the ITC Grand Goa Resort and Spa is located, is famed for its stunning beach. Miles of soft white sands, backed with endless coconut palms offer a pure dose of paradise. Pairing this with the beachside village-styled feel that the resort offers, you are sure to feel at home as soon as you step foot inside and we’re certain you’ll never want to leave. ITC Grand’s beautifully landscaped gardens, shimmering lagoons and meandering waterways give you plenty of opportunities to relax and unwind under the rays of the Goan winter sun.
2. Elegant rooms
The spacious Pousada-style rooms combine an understated elegance with Goan charm, and since this spa hotel is all about comfort and indulgence, you’ll also find sunken baths available in all rooms. There are 252 rooms in total, all beautifully decorated in a colonial style with rich teak shutters, polished stone floors and bespoke furnishings, all adding to their grandeur. You’ll certainly not be short of a great view in one of these rooms as you can take your pick from the gardens, lagoons or wide expanse of sea to wake up to, each morning.
3. One of the largest pools in Goa
ITC Grand Goa offers one of the largest free-form pools in India, set over three levels, ensuring guests can soak up the Indian sun during a relaxing dip in this idyllic setting. Each tier joined together with mini water slides, and an adult-only section, this resort is the perfect combination for couples, friends and families alike.
4. Variety of dining options
Indulge in an exceptional array of culinary experiences during a stay, with seven restaurants, cafés and bars right at your fingertips. Eat al fresco in the Village Square where guests may dine at a different restaurant yet still converge; be that Italian, a north Indian curry or authentic Goan cuisine, the choice is yours. You may also like to dine at the beachside grill or even hire an exclusive beach cabana for a more private and exclusive meal for you and a loved one.
5. Award-winning spa
Relaxation and rejuvenation certainly go hand in hand at this hotel; an ideology that can be found around every corner of the resort. The award-winning Royal Spa offers a variety of treatments, combining age-old therapeutic methods with contemporary spa principles,so you can relax and revitalise from the moment you arrive. The resort also offers daily yoga sessions, among other fitness activities.
So if you’re now ready and waiting with your passport in hand, we really don’t blame you. The ITC Grand Goa Resort and Spa promises to be a truly memorable experience and one that you must add to your bucket list!
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