The Cidade de Goa offers a combination of elegance, true comfort and Goan charm. Its luxurious gardens are separated from the beach by only a fringe of palm trees. The Hotel is set in 40 acres on Vainguinim Beach between lush green hills and the idyllic Arabian Sea. With bright mural fountains the resort has been carefully designed to replicate a Portugese rural hamlet. The Cidade de Goa is a resort all on its own- ideal for complete relaxation with the hustle and bustle of local resorts attractions and tourist destinations easily accessible. Please note that many flights to India are overnight journeys with arrival the morning after the departure date. Please take this into account when booking your accommodation in India. All customers must bring a photocopy of their passport which must be handed into the hotel reception on arrival.
The air conditioned hotel is low-rise and built like a Portuguese village, while the decor reflects the history of Goa. There are a total of 101 rooms as well as conference facilities. A cafe, a bar and a restaurant are on offer to guests and it is possible to enjoy the evening meal in the tropical surroundings with the sun, sand and sea.
With the unmistakable imprint of Cidade’s discerning style, our rooms are elegantly designed to heighten your holiday experience. Gloriously scenic views along with quietly chic artefacts and furnishings create luxurious living spaces that are singularly comfortable, yet subtly distinct. Enjoy the comfort and space of these sea-facing rooms, all of which have balconies that ensure a strong flow of natural daylight for a bright and breezy ambience. These spacious sea-view rooms are well planned and fitted with all essential modern luxuries, to make your stay extra comfortable. Charming heritage chic rooms ideal for a getaway or for honeymoon couples, they have private sit-outs leading directly to the beach.
Food, Drink and Entertainment
Open every evening from 7.30 to 11 pm, Barbeque has a unique feature which enables the diner to choose their ingredient and have the master chef cook them to ones liking. You can pick your preference from a wide range of succulent meats, vegetables and fresh Goan seafood. You can then proceed to select the marinade or preparation that entices your palate and watch Cidade’s chefs in the show kitchen create pure deliciousness with them on the open grills and tandoor. Chefs have specially crafted a menu of decadent gourmet delights that include signature platters, combo platters, fresh fish specials and innovative fusion delicacies. As one of the best seafood restaurants in Goa, seafood lovers can feast on the Chef's Special Seafood Platter which comprises of Baby Lobster, King Prawn, and Kingfish along with the fresh catch of the day. Guest favorites include Chili Garlic Squid, Shrimp Caesar Salad, Cheesy Mushroom Kebab and sizzlers like the Pepper Crusted Tenderloin Steak with Shiitake Mushroom Sauce sizzler and the Cajun Spiced Tiger Prawn sizzler.
Cidade de Goa is less than ten minutes around the coastal road from the capital Panjim and approx 40 minutes from Dabolim Airport.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
The large- shapely swimming pool- and children pool overlook the beach with plenty of sun beds and umbrellas other leisure facilities include tennis, badminton, volleyball, outdoor chess and table tennis. The Pavitra Ayurveda spa offers Swedish massages and treatments as well yoga, palmistry, reflexology and aromatherapy and a well equipped gym. The hotel also has one of the best water sports clubs in the country with parasailing, water skiing, jet skiing, windsurfing, fast speed boats and lots of exciting water rides. Please note some of the above listed facilities are at a local charge.
Errata Information:India travel advice: 500 and INR 1000 rupee notes abolished. On Wednesday 08 November 2016 the Government of India announced INR 500 and INR 1000 rupee notes issued by the Reserve Bank of India are not valid from 09 Nov 2016 at 12:00 AM. You can exchange your Rs. 500 and 1000 rupees note from your nearest bank branch before Dec 30 to New 500 rupee note and New 2000 rupees note.