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Nice hotels near the Taj Exotica

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Nice hotels near the Taj Exotica

I'm thinking of getting married at the Taj Exotica and will be staying there. Howeevr, not all my guests will want to spend as much money and stay there. I was wondering if anyone could recommend any nice hotels close to the Taj that my guest could stay at I want the hotels to be of a good standard as most guests will probably make a holiday out of it, so gurest houces or simple hotels ar not an option.


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1. Re: Nice hotels near the Taj Exotica


The accomodation in and around there is split into 2 catagories.

Dead posh or clean and basic b&b. there are grot holes as well so be careful and read reviews carefully.

The lemon tree is one of the other hotels which is expensive.

The don hill beach resort or lui beach ( our choice ) are clean friendly b&b style with pools close to the taj.

hope you get lucky


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If you are looking for a hotel of the same standard, you could have a look at the Radisson White Sands. I havent stayed there, but have been there for lunch a couple of times .

Its a pleasant walk along the beach, to the Taj, but as with most of the hotels in that area a taxi ride away by road

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3. Re: Nice hotels near the Taj Exotica

I think Ian (perry) is referring to the Taj in North Goa. A reasonable 3 star hotel would be The Royal Palms Benaulim I havn't stayed there but have had a look around the grounds and have stayed in a sister hotel (albeit a 4 star) around 15 minutes away by taxi you also have Cavelossim and The Haathi Mahal, Holiday Inn and although I havn't stayed as they mainly do A.I. the Dona Silvia always gets good reviews (You really don't need A.I. in Goa unless the price works out the same as B&B and even then be sure to try all the wonderful local restaurants and shacks). Another option for Cavelossim would be self catering at Luisa By The Sea have a look on www.demfer.com

Hope that helps a bit

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4. Re: Nice hotels near the Taj Exotica

Hi LondonTanky - my wife & I stayed at the Radisson White Sands last year and regularly walked along the beach to the Taj Exotica, which took about 30 mins. It has an enormous pool, superb buffet breakfast and regular themed evenings with great buffet dinners and some very good entertainment. It compares very favourably with the Taj (which was very impressive) and is cheaper, so don't think your guests would be disappointed. If you look at the hotel reviews for Radisson, I have previously written in more detail and posted a few photos.

Good luck with your wedding and for the future.


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