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Taj Exotica Goa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Chiswick
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Perfect destination for relaxing and good food. Staff are friendly and professional. Grounds are well manicured and I enjoyed the complimentary daily Yoga. Fresh fruit juices served everyday at the amazing buffet breakfast which catered for all nationalities.

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 30 November 2015

It was a much awaited holiday at Taj property of goa. With Taj aguada and taj exotica both with full occupancy my booking was on waitlist and finally got confirmed just 2 days before. ... It was a week end of August 2015..... Landed in goa late in the night. The airport pick up was part of the package. The...

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, specially your daughter. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 29 November 2015

I attended a conference there and it was a beautiful and serene property. i used to wake up at 6am and go for a walk at the beach it was therapeutic and also the food prepared by the chef were excellent. I fell sick when i was there but the hotel staff was really helpful i must thank Kunal and...

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with Kunal, Reagan and the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make...

Reviewed 29 November 2015

Superb Hotel in 56 acres along 600 yds of Beach front. 10 miles of soft sand and warm (85f) sea. Sea View rooms all in 1 block, 200 yds from Beach. Villa Rooms, some with pools have no sea view. Excellent service and facilities. Food excellent, some dishes to Masterchef standard. However be warned! If on a meal plan over...

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our...

Reviewed 28 November 2015

We chose this resort as we wanted to have some private time. The location is far from what I expected but once you're in the resort you don't really need to go out (unless of course if you have come to see Goa). The food is excellent be it breakfast, lunch or dinner. The beach is private and well kept...

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our...

Reviewed 27 November 2015

I had been planning to take my son to Goa who has no clue how clean Indian beaches look like. He has seen Goa only in Bollywood movies and has traveled only to the west and not much around India. I wanted to take him to the best place where he can enjoy Sun and Sand and just exquisite experience....

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us with your 11 year old child. I am glad you chose the Taj Exotica to give him a flavour of Goa. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Nothing new with Taj hospitality, it keeps getting better all the time. THEY SPOIL YOU. Highlight was my training session on golf. Really the coach went all out to guide me through the basics of golf.

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us specially your golf sessions. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2015

Fabulous gardens, spacious and green. Great location overlooking Arabian Sea. Staff very helpful and attentive. Theirs is no BBC World but English speaking stations from France, Germany, Russia, Japan and Arabiia on TV. The golf course is a joke. It is a total mess. Every hole crisis crosses another and tees are side by side. The greens are like concrete....

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Exoticagoa, General Manager at Taj Exotica Goa, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review the resort. I am glad you enjoyed the location and our associates delighted you. I have made a note of your feedback regarding the BBC channel and would like to inform you that the resort does provide this channel. With regards to your feedback about the golf greens, we are...

Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2015

We stayed here in November for our honeymoon, the hotel is fantastic very clean and the staff are so polite and courteous, nothing is too much trouble. We stayed on b& b basis as the shacks on the beach are far cheaper for lunch and evening meal and the quality is excellent. We had a sea view room downstairs but...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed in this hotel for the 2nd time in 3 years during my trip in November 2015 and enjoyed the stay thoroughly. It was a business trip for a conference held in the hotel. I stayed in a cottage suite adjacent to the swimming pool. The bedroom was very spacious with a working table and a sofa and in...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review of our resort. It gives us great pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have shared your feedback with the entire team at the resort. It is feedback such as yours that inspires the team and me to constantly strive for excellence and to make sure that our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the south coast of Goa on the Benaulim beach, a mere 27 km from the airport, this 56 acre 140 room resort has a 700 meter beach frontage and a lovely view of the sea. With 3 specialty restaurants, a beach front seasonal seafood shack, a 24 hour all day diner, 2 bars, 2 spas and a seasonal outdoor spa pavilion, this resort is a popular haunt for the international as well as domestic travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Taj Exotica Goa

Address: Benaulim 403 716, India
Region: India > Goa > South Goa District > Salcette > Benaulim
Price Range: $276 - $1,415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Taj Exotica Goa 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Also Known As:
Taj Exotica Goa Benaulim
Taj Exotica Goa Hotel Benaulim
Taj Exotica Hotel Goa
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Benaulim
#1 Romantic Hotel in Benaulim
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“Walk out of the gate and you will find local taxis waiting who will offer you a reasonable price.”
30rachelf, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Hotel provides free pick up and drop from airport so check that while booking”
  • TV and work desk
  • Private balcony / sit out
  • Well equipped bathroom
  • Tub
  • Separate shower area
  • Room inside - Special creche kept for us :)
  • Got these beds joined later
ShachinB, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for newly renovated rooms.”
NaveenAshok, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with a plunge pool!”
Sunehra199, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“The seaview rooms are luxurious and offer splendid views.”
  • View from our room to the sea
  • Sea-view deluxe room
BroLucius, 3 May 2017 | Read review
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