Wedding venues in Goa: 2013
Goa has been the most sought after wedding location in the last decade as people want their wedding to take place in the most scenic spot of our country. Adding to the natural beauty are the hotels and resorts that provide the dream wedding, the couples would want in their life. The number of 5 star hotels and resorts has seen a rise of late. They are equipped with all the latest facilities which will keep you and your guests excited throughout the event. The resorts are mostly seen on the southern part of the state and they offer different venues for the events, ranging from beach side venues, seashore lawns, indoor halls, etc. With so many options for the couples to choose from, the below list will guide in selecting the venue for your dreamful wedding. Please Note This Venues are not lined up in any paticular ranking, Its just random order of placement order.
The Zuri White Sands Resort is built in the shores of the longest white sand beach of Goa, the Zuri beach. The resort is a perfect place to explore the tradition and flavor of Goa. The resort is located 6 km far from the railway station and 7 km far from the bus stand and hence commutation is easier. There are 150 rooms for accommodation and every one of them is luxurious.
The Lalit Golf and Spa resort is located in the shores of a private beach and it is very close to three famous beaches of the state namely Patnem Beach, Rajbag Beach, and Palolem Beach. The hotel sprawls across 85 acres of land with more than one kilometer of beach front.There are many entertainment options for guests when you plan your wedding in this wonderful location. You can have your guests sing and dance in the private beach and you will not have any disturbance.
the Ramada Caravela Beach Resort which is located at a distance of 25 km along the Varca beach.The resort is a perfect location for tourists to spend their vacation with their family and friends. The resort has close proximities to railway station and bus stand which makes commutation easier for the visitors. The nearest railway station is Margoa and is located 10 km away from the resort. There are around 200 rooms for providing accommodation to your guests. Each room is completely equipped with all modern amenities along with a private balcony.
Taj Exotica is one of the most preferred wedding venues in Goa and is set in the southwest coast. This Mediterranean styled resort is one place where you can set the tone for the great event.There is one major ball room where all weddings take place and it can accommodate around 800 persons at a time. The dining hall can accommodate 400 additional people for cocktails as well. The Taj Exotica has a total of 140 air conditioned five star rooms that are classified as garden villas, deluxe rooms, sea view rooms, garden pool villas, sea view pool villas and presidential villas.
The Kenilworth Beach Resort is one of the places in Goa where nature is brought live inside an artificial place called resort.There are 4 options to choose for the couples to have their weddings. The beach front location can accommodate 300 persons while the main halls of the resort can accommodate 180 persons, both in theatrical sitting arrangement. If you prefer round table arrangement, the count may reduce to 150 and 50 persons respectively. Else, if you want your wedding to be a grand one where you will have thousands of guests turning out, the lawn of the resort is the best place. It can accommodate 1200 persons in theatrical arrangement and 250 persons in round table arrangement. On the contrary, if the guests count is less than 100, the backside beach lawn will do. The hotel allows external decorators to decorate the wedding venue and our help comes here.
Holiday Inn resort is located on the southern part of Goa along the shores of the Mobor beach.There are 3 options for you to choose as your wedding venue. One is the beach front lawn which can accommodate about 600 persons; the second is the main hall which can accommodate hundred short of 400-500 while the third is the lawn which can also accommodate 500 persons. There are about 200 rooms and 3 restaurants for serving all your accommodation and dining needs.
Royal Orchid Beach Resort & Spa is one more five star hotel in the romantic destination of the country, Goa. The hotel sprawls across an area of 5 acres of lush green gardens with a total of 73 rooms.The seasons 1 is capable of seating 200 persons in a casual arrangement and 150 persons in theatrical arrangement. If you want U shape or cluster arrangement, the count may go down to 50 and 72 respectively. Seasons 2 is a smaller room that can hold only 40 persons in both theatrical and casual seating arrangement. Hence select this room if you’re not going to invite all of your guests. Seasons 3 is comparatively larger one with capacity of holding 70 persons. The BQ lawn 1 can accommodate 250 persons for a cocktail and 100 person for cluster arrangement. Finally, the BQ lawn 2 can hold up to 1200 persons and is the largest room of the resort. All the rooms and halls are decorated such that the visitors would love to revisit the place more often.
If you want your wedding to happen in an exotic location where you have the perfect blend of luxury and liveliness, the perfect choice would be The Leela. Sprawling across the sea shore of river Sai, the hotel is one of the premier resorts in the state where people throng upon for their holidays and special occasions. there are 4 options as wedding venues for the couples to choose from, inside Leela. The beach front location and the lawn of the hotel can accommodate 200-400 persons while the small hall of the hotel accommodates 100-200 persons. The Big hall is capable of holding 300- 600 persons.Hence, the hotel is useful for both small weddings where the number of guests will be less than 150-200 and for larger weddings where the head count may go beyond 500, with 150 rooms in inventory.
Hotels and resorts from Taj are always special in many ways, right from the tranquil atmosphere equipped with world class amenities, perfect dining for any number of guests that you bring in, luxurious rooms for accommodation etc.Fort Aguada and Taj holiday Village are similar to other Taj resorts but with added care over the guests turning up along with hotels, restaurants and spas. Bay View point and Fishtail are the two venues with the former capable of seating 600 persons comparing to the latter’s 150 persons. for Taj holiday village Moon Deck which will accommodate about 800 persons. The outdoor lawns and the sea facing lawn can accommodate 400-800 and 1000 persons respectively and hence you can decide them based on the number of guests who will turn out for the special event, with 142 rooms.
Park Hyatt Goa Resort & Spa is by all means, a wonderful place to have your wedding. The hotel is also in close proximity to Dabolim airport, Margoa railway station and bus stand. If your wedding is a grand affair with more than 500 persons, you may find it difficult to accommodate all of them as the maximum number of persons who can be accommodated in the largest rooms is 300-400. The Salcete ballroom has this capacity during normal theatrical sitting while the count reduces to 180 for classroom sitting and 250 for banquet sitting,Apart from halls for the wedding, there are 250 traditional, yet contemporary rooms with cosmopolitan facilities. All the rooms are air conditioned with telephone facility, all day long room service, television, wireless internet facility, hair dryer and many more.
This are Popular 10 wedding venues in Goa,not ordered in terms of ranking. we will soon be covering more venues in goa and will revised popular venue list for next year.Soon we are bring in Popular wedding venues in Rajasthan, where we our covering up Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodpur initially. Subscribe our blog for future post.
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