Sinquerim, Candolim, Bardez - 403 515, Goa, India
Constructed on the ramparts of a 16th century Portugal fort, Vivanta by Taj Fort Aguada at Sinquerim Beach is an up market location spread on a sprawling expanse of 73 acres landscaped gardens. The tropical beauty and immaculate beaches makes it a perfect escapade for a picture perfect holiday. This five star beach resort offer a wide range of spacious villas and cottages. Other than plush accommodation, the luxury hotel with its nouvelle restaurants, Jiva Spa and host of recreational activities offer ample opportunities for fun and entertainment. The 45 minute drive from the Dabolim airport will bring you to the doors of this luxurious heaven featuring both historic and vibrant appeal.
Vivanta by Taj offers accommodation in terms of 131 guest rooms and 14 suites, each of which reflects the aesthetics of Goan-Portuguese architecture. These rooms are spacious and have been exquisitely designed with minute details and native materials. The flooring of these rooms is inspired from Balinese architecture and comes coupled with private sit-outs offering tranquil views of landscaped gardens and Arabian Sea. All these rooms are equipped with modern facilities such as central air conditioning, electronic safe, LCD television, Wi-Fi internet, direct dial phones and tea & coffee maker. Read through the list of accommodation alternatives mentioned below.
These rooms are situated on the ground floor and offers terrific views of the landscaped gardens housed within the hotel. Equipped with cozy cane furniture and modern amenities such as color television, DVD player, dual line telephones and mini bar, these rooms mirror the architectural traditions of Goan-Portuguese style.
Set on the first floor of the hotel, Superior Charm- Sea View rooms offer spectacular views of the Arabian Sea. Designed with fine Azulejos epitomizing the fine Portuguese art, these rooms offers various complimentary services such as tea/coffee maker, national dailies, use of fitness and pool centre and 24 hour in-room dining.
Characterized by iron garden furniture, private sit out facing Arabian Sea and modern facilities, these ground floor rooms accommodate guests on a spacious expanse of 350 square feet.
Recently refurbished with refined interiors and furnishings, Premium Indulgence Cottage- Garden View rooms offer panoramic views of luxuriant landscaped gardens. Apart from regular amenities, these rooms feature LCD television with home theatre system and bespoke study table and chair to put forth a seamless blend of entertainment and work.
Spread on a luxurious expanse of 604 square feet, Premium Indulgence with Terrace rooms features a sun deck terrace and an additional powder room. Guests staying in these rooms can feast upon the terrific views of gushing sea waves while reading your favorite book on the sun deck.
Offering spectacular views of the Arabian Sea, these rooms feature a king size bedroom, a living area and a sun deck pool. Rooms in this category occupy a space of 604 square feet.
Built on the concept of ‘home away from home’, these villas are set with a large size bedroom, a living room, a private lawn and sunshade garden furniture. The constant views of the surrounding gardens make your stay a tranquil retreat.
The only difference between Premium Temptation Villa- Sea View and Garden View rooms is the scenic and serene views of the Arabian Sea. Accommodation alternatives in this category feature a space between 675 to 875 square feet.
As the name suggests, Premium Temptation Villa- Two Bedroom features two large size bedrooms set with hammock beds, a dining room, landscaped lawns and sunshade garden furniture. The vast expanse of 1,650 square feet is an indication of large than life experience.
Offering panoramic views of Arabian Sea, these villas are a recently added accommodation option at Vivanta by Taj Fort Aguada. Guests staying in these villas are treated with two bedrooms, a living room, dining room and a private lawn with parasol fitted garden furniture. Owing to their strategic location atop of a hill, these rooms offer scenic views of the surrounding nature.
The largest and most opulent accommodation option available in Vivanta by Taj Fort Aguada is Presidential Nirvana Villa- Three Bedroom. The grandness of these villas can be certainly compared to a dream house where everything is picture perfect to the hilt. A Full-fledged destination for family holiday, Presidential Nirvana Villa- Three Bedroom is outfitted with 3 large size bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, kitchenette and parasol fitted garden furniture.
Goa is one of the most happening destinations whose three features- sun kissed beaches, crumbling churches and eclectic sea food- beckon global trotters to its shores. At Vivanta by Taj Fort Aguada, treat your taste buds with some of the most celebrated global cuisines with authentic Goan fare. From Italian cuisnes to seafood grills and juicy cocktails to choicest wines & spirits, all are served here in a spectacular ambience. Choose to dine in any of the dining outlets mentioned below.
Exhibiting the characteristics of Arabian Sea, Latitude is the all day multi cuisine restaurant which serves an array of Continental, Goan and North Indian cuisines to delight your palate. The restaurant functions between 7.30 am to 11.30 pm every day.
Overlooking the vast stretches of Candolim, Calangute and Baga beach, Morisco serves freshly prepared sea food on the platter of the guests. Besides seafood, one can savor multi cuisine dishes of Oriental, Continental and Goan origin. The restaurant functions between 7.30 pm to 10.45 pm every day.
If there is a penchant for Italian cuisines in your heart, head straight to the Ii Camino which serves a delectable buffet spread of authentic Italian fare comprising of antipasti, soups, main course dishes and desserts. The open show kitchen is the latest refurbishment done in this restaurant where a huge pizza oven bakes lip smacking pizzas. The restaurant functions only for dinner and remain closed on Tuesdays.
This ritzy and elegant lounge bar is fully stocked with exotic alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to lift your spirits high. Feast upon the terrific views of Arabian Sea while the soft tones of world music soothe your souls. Don’t forget to try the signature cocktails and delectable appetizers like SFX club sandwich, chicken cornet and ham & cheese wontons.
Offering stunning views of Arabian Sea and swimming pool, Martini Bar serves a light dining menu adorned with wide selection of vodkas and rums, distinctive cocktails and choicest Indian and international spirits. The bar is adjoined with Morisco restaurant and functions between 7.30 pm to 10.45 pm.
The recreational facilities offered at Vivanta by Taj Fort Aguada include outdoor swimming pool, beauty salon, sports complex and a shopping arcade. To cater to the health needs of the travelers, there is a state of the art gymnasium where fitness freak guests can work out with high-tech cardio machines and free weights. The availability of personal trainer ensures a customized diet and exercise regime for the guests staying here.
Facing the silvery sands of Sinquerim beach and azure waters of Arabian Sea, the Jiva Spa at Vivanta by Taj Fort Aguada is a rejuvenating retreat built on the aesthetics of Goan-Portuguese architectural heritage and enveloped by the natural beauty of the place. The treatment suites constitutes soak pool and yoga & meditation hall. All the spa treatments offered at Jiva Spa have been carefully crafted from the bygone royal traditions and healing traditions having their roots in the ancient text of Ayurveda. The trained experts perform these treatments with natural products having healing properties. Mentioned below are the treatments and therapies offered in this spa.
These ancient Ayurvedic therapies are popular among both Indian and international tourists. Ranging from 45 to 60 minutes, these therapies cater to the different wellness needs of the guests such as removing body pain, relaxing weary feet, treating sore back muscles and restoring natural sheen of your hair. The package includes Sammardana, Pada Mardana, Prishta Mardana and Champi.
The 45 minute program offers various options to choose from. Narikela, Masala, Prithvi Mrit, Mocha Patra are some of the treatments available in this category. These treatments are picked for variety of reasons such as skin softening, deep cleansing, eliminating muscle pain, attaining youthful glow and for overall cooling effect on the body.
These treatments ranges between 30 to 90 minute program and are performed with natural products. The beauty treatments offered at Jiva Spa includes manicure, pedicure, facials and beauty rituals and aims at treating your weary feet and hands, restoring natural glow and providing deep cleansing.