It’s that time of the year when you’re going to tie-the-knot. What better place to marry than India’s romantic beach state, Goa. Amid all the hustle and bustle, experience the wedding of your dreams in one of India’s top wedding destinations. Goa is host to romantic beach weddings, lazy relaxed breakfast brunches, tasty seafood, music, and dancing in the golden beaches of the Arabian Sea. Finding a wedding venue should be on top of your to-do list if you’re thinking of a destination wedding in Goa. Your venue will certainly take the biggest chunk of your wedding budget, so it’s got to be perfect!
Here is our pick on the top 5 Hotels for your Destination Wedding in South Goa.
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Location: Uttorda Beach, Salcette, Goa 403713
Capacity: 300 Pax in round table seating
Brief: Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Goa is India’s 1st Hollywood themed Beach Resort located in the quiet village of Uttorda Goa. Owned by famous businessman Sachin Joshi, Planet Hollywood is the front-runner on any A-list which features the words ‘glitz’ and ‘glam’. Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Goa has the perfect setting for a memorable destination wedding in Goa. The Planet Hollywood brand is present only in 3 locations in the world and Goa is one of them. “Fame” the hotel’s flagship F&B outlet serves delicious Western and Asian cuisine. The restaurant overlooks the swimming pool and portico which adds to the ambiance of the place. It also has a designated resto-lounge area ideal for an evening cocktail party.
The resort has a private beach and one of the biggest ballrooms in Goa, 3182 square feet, with a clear height of 20 feet. You can comfortably accommodate 300 guests in round table seating for a wedding. With its thoughtfully designed halls and rooms, Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Goa offers plenty of event spaces to celebrate your wedding. A wedding at Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Goa will be a celebration of a signature affair.
Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa:
Location: Arossim Beach, Cansaulim, Goa 403712
Capacity: 250 Pax in round table seating
Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa is one of the best 5-star luxury beach resorts in Goa. Set within 45 acres of alluring landscaped gardens, the resort showcases charming Indo-Portuguese style rooms combined style with distinctive regional character. It allows wedding planners in Goa to craft a wedding celebration that is perfectly suited for their needs. Savor delicious Indian food from the restaurant ‘Masala’ that serves authentic vegetarian and non-vegetarian Indian food. The hotel’s signature restaurant ‘Casa Sarita’ serves mouthwatering authentic Goan cuisine that can quench all your gastronomic cravings.
Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa has eight event spaces, perfect to host a welcome reception, morning-after brunch or a rehearsal dinner. For a traditional Indian wedding, the mandap could be set up in ‘The Forest’- a tropical garden surrounded by old pine trees. This area can accommodate up to 350 guests. The regal Salcete is a 4025-square-foot wood-paneled ballroom and can accommodate 250 guests in round table seating. Celebrate your wedding in vogue at the Park Hyatt Goa Resort and Spa to reflect your style and personality as a couple.
Radisson Blu & Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort
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Location: Cavelossim Beach, Goa 403731
Capacity: 150 Pax in round table seating
The Radisson Blu Resort Goa has a strong & stylish Goan-Portuguese architecture. Its attractive location makes it a perfect venue for weddings and events. The hotel’s restaurant ‘Upper Deck’ serves delicious Western and Indian cuisine, while ‘Lucio’ is known for plating up mouthwatering Goan-Portuguese meals. Event spaces include 850 square meters of covered banquet halls as well as extensive lawns that can accommodate up to 750 guests. The hotel has three meeting rooms, the largest is ‘Lisboa’ that can accommodate up to 150 guests. You can arrange a pool party to celebrate an auspicious occasion such as a brunch. With its chic and luxurious setting, The Radisson Blu Resort Goa plays the perfect host for a supremely memorable wedding.
The Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort is adjacent to the Radisson Blu Resort Hotel. The hotel has Mediterranean styled villas reflect a beautiful Goan Portuguese architecture, 20 acres of lush gardens and lovely palm trees that give you a sense of relaxation. Pool facing multi-cuisine buffet restaurant called Seagull serves delicious international cuisine. A total of four meeting spaces are available to host various wedding ceremonies and auspicious events. Seaside lawns can accommodate up to 1000 guests in round table seating. Novotel Goa Dona Sylvia Resort has a splendid indoor and outdoor furnishing that establishes a unique spot for your wedding celebration.
Holiday Inn Goa
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Location: Cavelossim, Salcete, Goa 403731
Capacity: 150 – 200 Pax in roundtable seating
Brief: Holiday Inn Goa is situated in the quiet village of Mobor and has a unique blend of traditional Goan and contemporary architecture styling. Holiday Inn Goa lets you experience the wedding that you have always imagined. The hotel has a talented team of chefs and culinary experts to tailor your catering needs, from traditional to contemporary dishes. The hotel’s restaurant Zest Café & Kitchen serves a variety of cuisines such as traditional Goan, Indian and Continental. The massive beachfront lawns create a perfect fairy tale for the perfect venue. The ballroom can accommodate 150 – 200 guests in round table seating. This ballroom can be further partitioned into three separate galleries to host different wedding ceremonies. From intimate gatherings to lavish events, Holiday Inn Goa can host a wedding ceremony and reception of your dreams.
Finding your dream hotel might be an easy task but there are a thousand other things that need to be done for a wedding to be perfect. A local wedding planner will help craft your destination wedding in Goa within your budget. Contact Goa’s most trusted wedding planners, EMC Goa. We offer a range of wedding planning services, from full service planning to a month of coordination, we tailor our services and create custom packages for couples looking to host a fairy tale wedding in Goa.
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