Fort Aguada Resort Goa
45 kms from airport, 25 kms from Railway
Station and 15 kms from Bus Stand.
of the three beach resorts by the Taj Group in North Goa, the Fort Aguada
Beach Resort is built on the ramparts of the 16th century Portuguese fort. A
part of the sprawling 73 - acre old Portuguese fort complex, the resort
offers the bird's eye view of the Calangute coastline and the Arabian sea
that laps at the fort walls.
What is exclusive in this resort are the open-style lobby, the cluster of
cottages developed on a hilltop, each offering the choice of one of two
bedrooms and an exciting new range of restaurants. With its unparalleled
beauty, serene beaches, restaurants, Spa and vibrant local culture, you can
discover plenty of opportunities for fun.
Fort Aguada Beach Resort has 130 guest rooms that include 64 Standard
Rooms, 24 Terrace Suites and 42 Cottages. Spacious and luxurious, the guest
rooms are well-furnished with elegant decor and exotic, native materials.
Opt from standard rooms, terrace suites or the cottages, in fact, all the
guest rooms ensure that you are in the lap of sheer luxury, flanked by the
palm facing lawns and the vast expanse of cool blue Arabian Sea.
Superior Sea-facing Rooms :
Light and airy, all rooms are
elegantly appointed with modern amenities. These sea-facing rooms provide a
spectacular view of the sea.
Aguada Hermitage Villa :
Steep into a quiet haven of
privacy at the Aguada Hermitage Villas. Perched atop a hillock, these one,
two and three bedroom villas have a private lawn and veranda.
Terrace Sea-facing Suites :
All rooms of Terrace
Sea-facing suites are tastefully appointed with private terraces. Each of
these sea-facing suites provides incredible sea view.
Superior Room :
Situated in the main hotel complex, the
luxuriously appointed Superior rooms offer the refreshing views of the
garden and the palm-fringed sea. Some of the rooms have private sit-outs,
from where you enjoy the splendid sea front views.
The spacious Suites are beautifully decorated to
create a unique tapestry of gorgeous colour and design. Each of these suites
has a private terrace, which offers perfect sea vistas.
Luxury Tents :
Nestled on the Aguada Plateau, each of the
luxury tents is gorgeously appointed. The tents overlooking the Arabian Sea,
unfolds the thrill of staying in the outdoors.
In Room Facilities
hrs. Room Service, Fully air-conditioned rooms, Hot and cold running water,
Attached bathrooms, In-room safe, Mini bar, Tea/Coffee maker, Hair dryer,
Colour television with in-house movies and satellite programmes, Channel
music and Telephone with International direct dial facility.
Other Facilities and Services
Other facilities offered by the resort include Restaurants, Bars, Doctor on
Call, Laundry, Beauty parlour, Barber shop, Shopping arcade, Travel desk
service, Money exchange, Safe deposit, Baby sitting service, Valet, Car hire
service, Children's activity centre, Free airport transfers, Sports complex,
Adventure sports-rappelling, Jummaring, Trekking, Water sports, Spa
aguada-ayurvedic, Aromatherapy and other body treatments and ATV rides.
At the nine restaurants of the Fort Aguada Beach Resort you can savour a
variety of delectable cuisines that include Indian, Goan and Italian
specialties. In fact, at Fort Aguada Resort you will find a fascinating
choice and an entirely unique dinning experience.
Fish Tail :
In this luxurious and quiet restaurant enjoy
the delectable Goan cuisine alongwith the fantastic views of the Fort and
the Arabian Sea. At Fish Tail, you may taste the popular dishes like prawn
sinqueirm and mixed seafood grill with balsamic vegetables. Fish Tail
restaurant is open from October to May between 7.30 pm and 11.00 pm.
Ii Camino :
takes you on an Italian odyssey, here you can savour Italian delicacies
amidst friendly atmosphere. The restaurant serves Italian delights from the
regions of Rome, Milano, Monaco and Mestre. Ii Camino serves up delectable
classics including chargrilled chicken with Gorgonzola cream sauce or piping
hot pizza. Timings 12.30 pm to 3.00 pm, 7.30 pm to 11.00 pm.
This lovely restaurant overlooking the sea,
offers traditional Goan specialties. Take your pick from a selection of
ultra-fresh seafood, such as lobsters, prawns, crabs, fish and squid.
Signature dishes include crispy soft shell crabs and cilantro flavoured
steamed fish pouches. Morisco restaurant is open from 12.30 pm to 3.00 pm
and 7.30 to 11.00 pm.
Martini Bar :
After enjoying the Goan delicacies at
Morisco, move to Martini bar. At Martini bar you can enjoy exotic cocktails,
mean martinis, mouth-watering snacks accompanied by the lively beats of
traditional Goan music. Timings 10.30 am - 12.00 am.
Sea Shell :
Sea Shell Restaurant serves up the best of
Indian and European gourmet fare with the breathtaking views of the Arabian
Sea. Here you can try the Goan delights like prawn balchao and ocean fresh
shrimps in a specially prepared brandy sauce. Sea Shell is open from 7.30
am-10.30 am, 12.30 pm - 3.00 pm and 7.30 pm - 11.00 pm.
Sfx offers superbly-prepared sandwiches and
beverages, alongwith the magnificent views of the Fort Aguada and the beach.
Other specialties of Sfx include the Sfx club sandwich, tandoori chicken
cornet, ham and cheese wontons. Timings 10.00 am - 11.00 pm.
If you want to rejuvenate your mind and body indulge yourself in
recreational activities offered by the resort. Fort Aguada Beach Resort has
two freshwater swimming pools and a sport complex offering water sports like
para sailing, wind-surfing, water skiing, jet skis, water scooters, surfing,
bump skis, banana boat rides and boating. Land sports offered by the resort
include tennis, squash, badminton, table tennis, billiards and golf. Also
visit the fitness centre with sauna, steam, jacuzzi and a gymnasium. The
resort has a Children's activity centre which offers kids games like
trampoline, football, air hockey, board games, pool games, assorted
workshops and adventure trails. If you want to experience some more fun,
move outside the hotel and take up the recreational activities like Cycling,
Jummaring, Rappelling, Tyrolean Traverse, Rock Climbing and Trekking.
Jiva Spa at Fort Aguada Beach Resort offers you a perfect space to
de-stress and relax. This Goan-Portuguese themed spa overlooking the beach
and the sea, offers the facilities couple treatment Suites with separate
floors for men and women, Yoga and Meditation rooms, an Ayurveda room and
relaxation rooms with steam and Jacuzzi. Besides, each treatment rooms has
its own soak pool.
Jiva Spa offers the signature Indian experiences and ceremonies, Indian
therapies, beauty treatments, scrubs and wraps. At Jiva Spa you can also
experience Yoga and authentic in-depth Ayurveda programs under the guidance
of Vaidyas (Ayurveda physicians). Here, all treatments are designed to guide
visitors in their internal and external journey towards a balance of the
physical and metaphysical essence.