Take a break in the surreal setting of Joia Do Mar resort in Porba Vaddo, which is close to Baga and Candolim Beach; and 45 minutes' drive from the airport and 20minute's drive from the railway station.
In 2016, this boutique resort has been certified with the excellence award by TripAdvisor and named as as one of the best Romantic Stays by Yatra.
After a hard day in the outdoors, guests can enjoy a comfortable rest in any of the elegantly furnished guestrooms - Grand, Executive, Deluxe King, Standard and Family rooms, which are designed with balconies or sit out area and furnished with king size bed, coffee table and lounge sofa; and equipped with air conditioning, overhead fans, LED flat screen HDTV with satellite cable, mini bar, intercom system, iron board on request, Wi-Fi, coffee / tea maker and electronic safe.
Dining options include Masala Hut Restaurant for the world-famous tandoori cuisine, the Temple Bar and the pool bar, which serves alcoholic & non-alcoholic beverages with sun downing cocktail; and freshly-prepared barbecue dishes, including kababs and spicy paneer tikka.
Guests can rejuvenate with a swim in the outdoor swimming pool and the young kids can have their fun times in the outdoor Children's play area. Guests can also indulge in beach sports and pump up their adrenaline level.
Other facilities include room service, airport transfers, laundry, car n scooter on hire, taxi services, daily housekeeping and travel desk, which can guide one to the Baga Beach, which is just 2kms from the Joia Do Mar Resort, while the Aguada Fort is 9kms away.