Resorts in South Goa To Celebrate Valentine’s Day


Goa is known as the destination of lovers. The beautiful state attracts thousands of visitors every year who flock to the state to celebrate their engagement parties, wedding receptions, honeymoons and much more. Also, many young girls and boys head down to this romantic paradise to celebrate Valentine’s Day. This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Monday. That means one can easily enjoy a nice two day Valentine’s Day weekend here in Goa. Here’s a list of the best resorts in South Goa for those planning to celebrate this year’s Valentine’s Day in Goa.

Majestic Comforts Resort, Varca 

Cottages at Majestic Comforts, Varca (Image: TripAdvisor)

Starting the list of top resorts in South Goa is Majestic Comforts. First on our list is the Majestic Comforts Resort at Varca. This resort is located right on the shores of the beautiful Varca beach. It consists of several wooden cottages which allow you to immerse yourself in the Goan way of life, while also providing a nice alternative to the typical hotel. It is a beautiful place to spend your vacation, with pristine natural beauty and a white sand beach right outside your doorstep. The surroundings are lined with beautiful green coconut palms and are very quiet and peaceful. 

The cottages are just a few minutes walk from Varca beach. Apart from their beauty and comfort, the cottages are also environmentally friendly, as they are constructed from ecologically renewable and sustainable materials.

All the cottages come with amenities like air-conditioning, LCD TV, Wi-Fi, miniature Bar, coffee and tea Maker, digital safe deposit box etc. Hot and cold water is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The property has a restaurant and a coffee shop on-site. In-room dining is also available at the resort. 

View of one of the rooms at the resort (Image: TripAdvisor) 

Sea Star Resort, Agonda  

Sea Star Resort, Agonda (Image: booking.Com)

Next on the list of affordable resorts in South Goa is Sea Star. This beautiful resort is located at the tranquil Northern end of Agonda beach in South Goa. The resort offers 16 comfortable beach huts in five different categories. The huts are all just a few steps from the Arabian Sea. Guests can listen to the sound of the waves from each of these huts.

Out of these 16 huts, 9 of them offer a beautiful view of the garden while 6 of them offer a beautiful view of the sea. Out of the 6 sea-facing huts, two are at the very waterfront, another two are a few steps deeper into the garden, but also facing the sea and another two are elevated ones. They are made from natural high-quality materials and designed to give you a feeling of tasteful luxury.

Out of the 9 garden view huts – 7 are double occupancy huts and 2 are quadruple occupancy huts. They are very cozy and comfortable and slightly more affordable than the sea view huts. The double garden huts can accommodate up to 2 people and are ideal for couples while the quadruple huts are great for families or a small group of friends.

A view of one of the bedrooms at the resort (Image:

As the property is just a few steps from the sea and Goa is famous for 3 F’s – football, feni and fish, it is no surprise that the in-house restaurant of the property specialises in seafood dishes. They also serve feni – a local spirit made from cashew nuts.

The resort arranges various excursions like fishing trips, dolphin watching, boat trips, spice farm visits etc. They also assist their guests in arranging for a 2 wheeler or 4 wheeler on rent to drive around and enjoy the beautiful Goan scenery.

Shikara Beach Resort, Cavelossim

Shikara Beach Resort, Cavelossim (Image: Booking.Com)

Nestled on the soft white sands of Cavelossim Beach, Shikara beach resort is a nice 3-star accommodation spread over 10 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. The resort blends the spirit of the Mediterranean with the warmth of Goa. It offers 24 air-conditioned rooms with all modern amenities. It also features 5 studio villas, 5 two-bedroom villas, 1 three-bedroom villa and 1 four-bedroom villa in Mediterranean style. All the villas have  balconies and open sit-outs.

View of one of the bedrooms at the resort (Image: TripAdvisor)

Dining options available at the resort include a coffee shop in the lobby and a restaurant on the first floor, where a buffet breakfast is served every morning. Guests can enjoy a nice stroll along meandering pathways , filled with green leaves and pink bougainvillea clinging onto the villas and cottages. One side of the property faces the sea while the other side of the property touches the River Sal.

Shikara Beach Resort has a host of activities to keep you entertained throughout your holiday. Make a splash, as you swim in the pools. Or just relax by the poolside sipping your favourite cocktail. The hotel is also located within walking distance from the beach, shopping arcades, restaurants and bustling nightlife. 

La Vie Woods, Calangute Beach 

La View Woods, Calangute (Image: TripAdvisor)

Located right by the beautiful Calangute Beach, La Vie Woods offers the joy of living with its chalet-style cabins and true Goan hospitality. It is the first resort in Goa to offer cabins with two levels. You will only see ground-floor cottages at most of the resorts in Goa. Each chalet comes equipped with a private front yard at the entrance and a balcony on the first floor; both of which overlook the swimming pool. The interiors are intentionally minimalistic and yet tasteful enough to maintain the grandeur of the chalets. The rooms combine earthy tones with pastel shades that create a Zen-like calm. They feature king-size beds with 10” feather mattresses to ensure that you enjoy a good night’s sleep. The focus is to create a silent retreat in bustling Bardez that would be relaxing to both the tourist as well as the businessman. All cottages are air-conditioned and have a 32” LCD television. The resort has a restaurant where guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi connectivity. Guests can take refreshing dips in the outdoor swimming pool or spend a fun-filled day at the beach, located at a walking distance of 400 m from the property. All these above qualities make La Vie Woods an ideal place for a romantic Valentine’s Day weekend.

View of one of the rooms at the resort (Image: Tripadvisor)

Alfresco Dining by the Pool (Image: Tripadvisor)

Oceanic Hotel, Canacona

Last on our list of resorts in South Goa is Oceanic Hotel in Canacona. It is a small boutique hotel, located in the heart of tropical Goa in Palolem. The bustling beaches of Palolem and Patnem are only a 10-minute walk away from the hotel. The place can be described as a sanctuary of peace and positive energy, with very simple and elegant rooms surrounded by lush gardens. 

At the hotel, guests can experience a feeling of being at home amidst all the comforts of a luxury hotel. The hotel was once a quaint Goan house that has since evolved into a delightful boutique hotel. The staff at the hotel is always there to assist you and ensure that your stay is comfortable and pleasant. 

The rooms at the Oceanic Hotel are categorised into standard double rooms and deluxe double/twin rooms. The standard rooms, which have an area of 80 square feet, are very cosy and comfortable despite being small in size. They are located on the ground floor of the hotel. They feature a double bed and are suitable for families on short vacations.

Deluxe double/twin rooms are large rooms having an area of 120 square feet. They are located on the top floor of the hotel and feature a front-facing balcony. They come with a choice of a double bed or a twin bed (depending on the customer’s requirements) and feature a separate work area. They are suited for business persons down in Goa on a short business trip or to attend a business conference or seminar.

Both the categories of rooms come with amenities like air -conditioners, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, towels, toiletries etc. 

A deluxe room at the hotel (Image: Tripadvisor) 

Baa’s Kitchen, the on-site restaurant at the hotel, offers the finest vegetarian and non-vegetarian cuisine, as well as delightful beverages. Exquisite delicacies are prepared with passion by the experienced chefs at the restaurant.

The on-site bar at the hotel serves beers, wines, cocktails and other alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Raw juices and blends recommended by ayurvedic doctors are also offered at the bar. These juice mixtures contain vitamins and have high nutritional values. They are perfect to detoxicate and rejuvenate the whole body. Guests can enjoy their drinks and meals either in the restaurant, by the pool or in their rooms.

Aerial view of the on-site restaurant at the hotel (Image: TripAdvisor)

So, all you loverboys out there! What are you waiting for? Valentine’s Day is approaching soon. Book your rooms at one of these amazing romantic resorts and head down to South Goa to enjoy a beautiful romantic valentine day weekend with your darling sweethearts. Make your bookings now!