The previous post featured the 5 out of top ten luxury hotels in South India. The hotels mentioned in the post are best known for their modern facilities, exceptional services and Indian Hospitality. Here is the extension of the previous post “Top 10 Luxury Hotels In South India”, featuring next 5 best luxury hotels in South India.
The Zuri Resort & Spa Kerala
The Zuri Resort & Spa Kerala is a best luxury hotel to showcase the perfect combination of classic elegance and modern designs in all rooms. The serene landscaped setting of the resort makes it standout amidst the popular five star hotels in Kerala. If you have a taste for Oriental, Kerala or Mughlai delicacies, The Lime Tree restaurant is the halt for you. Additionally, Laguna Bass is a fine dining restaurant specialized in serving seafood. Marquees – the cigar lounge serving Habanos cigars and Indian & international spirits, and The Trunk Call Bar – well stocked bar, are also featured in the hotel.
‘Maya Spa’, offering Ayurvedic, Western and Oriental treatments, has bagged “Asia Spa Award” for “Best Resort Spa in India”, in 2007 and 2008. The luxury spa has also earned the preeminence of being recommended by Condé Nast Johansens. The spa features sauna, Jacuzzi and chill pool facility. The array of therapies includes Ayurveda, solar therapies, hydrotherapy, Sabai stone therapy, Swedish & Thai Massages, which ensure rejuvenation and relaxation to the guests. Body Temple and Meditation Island is also featured with a steam room, whirlpool, sauna, lounge, lockers, chilled shower and changing rooms.
Along with being a preferred choice of leisure travelers, The Zuri Resort & Spa Kerala is also sought-after amongst business travelers. The hotel features ‘Mridangam’ – the conference venue, which can be divided into 2 smaller halls, namely Bhairavi and Poorvi. This conference venue is praised for its uniqueness in the seating arrangement. About 176 guests can accommodate in theatre style, 93 guests in classroom style, 46 guests in U shape, and about 200-250 guests can accommodate for reception.
Park Hyatt Resort Goa
Park Hyatt Resort Goa is set cozily amidst the 45 acres of landscaped gardens with glimmering lagoons and waterways. The perfect mix of elegance and distinctive regional character makes this luxury resort a prime choice of guests visiting Goa from far flung regions. The dramatic architecture of the hotel was initially conceptualized as a charming Indo-Portuguese village consisting of 250 pousada-style suites and guestrooms. Each accommodation unit featured a spa-inspired bathing experience. The hotel is also praised for fine dining option, which includes Casa Sarita – restaurant serving Goan delights, Masala – North Indian restaurant, Da Luigi – Italian restaurant, Village Café – light meal restaurant, Palms – beachside seafood grill, Praia de Luz – elegant lounge bar, Poolside Bar, Wine Room – private dining room, and Cabana – shack to enjoy an romantic dinner.
Park Hyatt Resort Goa is also an ideal halt for people looking for a relaxing and rejuvenating holiday in Goa. The hotel features ‘Sereno Spa’, specialized in offering holistic treatments along with an array of spa treatments, fitness & yoga activities, and massage therapies. Apart from these features, the hotel is also acclaimed to be kid-friendly. The hotel features ‘Hyatt Camp’ for kids in the age group of 4 – 12 years.
Taj Exotica Goa
The list of the top 5 star hotels in Goa is well-justified by the name of Taj Exotica Goa. Along with luxurious rooms, modern facilities and exceptional services, the outstanding dining facility has also won the hearts of the guests. The hotel features many on-site restaurants, viz. Adega Camoens, Allegria, Eugenia, Li Bai, Lobster Shack, Miguel Arcanjo, and Pool Side Sandwich Counter & Fresh Fruit Bar, to serve as culinary delights. The hotel is also a sought-after choice amongst business travelers, as the hotel features event space for organizing business events. The space can accommodate about 800 guests in auditorium style and about 1200 guests for receptions/cocktails.
Jiva Spa is also featured in the hotel to help the guests enjoy a relaxed and rejuvenated stay in Goa. The spa is praised for presenting a perfect mix of Indian wisdom and contemporary therapies. The array of the rejuvenation therapies includes Indian aromatherapy massages, body scrubs & wraps, and time-honored Indian treatments. Other activities such as meditative archery, tennis, pool tables, Taj Khazana – shopping arcade and souvenir shop, cycling, golf, and sightseeing may also win your interest.
Holiday Inn Resort Goa
Holiday Inn Resort Goa wins acknowledgement by the guests for assuring a wonderful stay in Goa. To tantalize the tastebuds of the guests, there are in-house restaurants, such as Cafe Mardi Gras, Whispers Of The Orient, The Village, The Fish Grill, and Sundowner Bar. To add the element of luxury in the stay, the hotel also features ‘Spa Villa’, which offers an array of Ayurvedic treatments, Thai Therapies, and Aroma Massages.
Along with leisure travelers, the hotel is also praiseworthy amidst business travelers as it serves excellent space for events. The unique feature of the space is the flexibility in the number of guests according to the style, viz. 30 guests in Boardroom Style, 100 guests in U-shape Style, 180 guests in Hollow Square Style, 250 guests in Banquet Style, 250 guests in Cabaret Style, 250 guests in Reception Style, 280 guests in Classroom Style, and 750 guests in Theatre Style. The space is also used for organizing theme parties and wedding parties.
Resort Rio Goa
For beach holiday lovers, Resort Rio Goa is an ideal stay option to instill the element of unspoilt luxury. There are 82 well-appointed rooms categorized as Royal Suites, Luxury Deluxe, Cozy Rooms, Junior Suite, 3 Bedroom Luxury Villas, and 4 Bedroom Luxury Villas. All these rooms are equipped with all modern facilities to assure a comfortable stay. Further, to cater the hunger pain, there are in-house restaurants such as Mamma Mia, Pickled Mango, Jalsa, and Rio CafeBar, available. To help the guests enjoy their vacation at the best, ‘Zaara – The Spa’ is also featured to offer therapies and treatments assuring a relaxed and rejuvenated stay.
This five star hotel is also a preferred choice of business travelers as it sets an ideal venue for business events. The Conference Hall is about 4700 sq ft in area and has the capacity to accommodate about 450 guests in theatre style seating and about 250 guests in banquet style seating. Other facilities such as cinema, health club, activity zone, beauty salon, yoga & meditation center, etc., are also featured for the guests.