Located in north Goa, this 28-acre tropical resort faces the soft sands of Sinquerim Beach. Fort Aguada is 0.8 km (0.5 mi) away.
An outdoor pool offers partial views of the Arabian Sea and features a swim-up bar. Beach activities include scuba diving, parasailing, waterskiing, and swimming in the clear azure waters. Chaise longues and cabanas are complimentary.
The Vivanta by Taj Holiday Village - Goa is also renowned for its restaurants, including the signature Beach House, serving Goan-Portuguese cuisine. The Banyan Tree serves Thai cuisine in the shadow of a 300-year-old banyan tree. The beachfront Caravela serves Mediterranean and north Indian fare, and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 24-hour room service is available.
The Jiva Spa offers a wide array of massage treatments, body wraps and scrubs, facials, and Ayurvedic therapies.
Amenities include complimentary airport shuttle and train shuttle service (available on request for a surcharge), complimentary valet parking, meeting and exhibit space, and luggage storage.
All guestrooms feature premium bedding with memory foam mattresses and cotton sheets. Cottages have private lawns or balconies with garden or sea views. 32-inch LCD TVs come with DVD players. Minibars, coffee/tea makers, complimentary bottled water, wireless Internet access (surcharge), and electronic safes are also provided. Newly updated bathrooms include separate showers and tubs, 100-percent cotton robes, Egyptian cotton towels, slippers, makeup/shaving mirrors, hair dryers, and natural Forest Essentials products. Turndown service is provided. All rooms are nonsmoking.