Hotel Fidalgo, Panaji, North Goa
Hotel Fidalgo likes to label itself as the, “The Pride of Goa”, and the reality certainly matches the dream for this upmarket hotel that caters especially to smart businessmen and women down in Goa for an off site meeting. The elegant Fidalgo sprawls across the trendy 18th June Road that is situated in the heart of Panjim and is well equipped with shopping plazas, art galleries and convenient ATM centres. Within the hotel itself, guests can take advantage of the 4- star luxury service, Fidalgo Food Enclave and of course event and conference banquets. One reason why the Fidalgo is the place to stay when visiting Goa is its central location where one can get easy access to great sun bathing beaches like Miramar, Bambolim and Calangute ( which are no more than 15 kms away) as well as a fast dash back to the airport (28kms).
With more than 100 rooms available, it is easy for the Fidalgo to cater to every type of need and fancy. Guests can opt for ’The Economy Class’ (Premium or Suite), ‘The Executive Class’ (Premium, Club or Suite) or ‘The Privileged Class’ (Premium, Club or Suite) where the rooms are spacious and tastefully decorated. For those willing to splurge a bit, ‘The Fidalgo Suite’ and ‘The Vintage Room’ that make up the Luxury Class epitomize heaven on earth with their sleek interiors and sheer over the top luxury.
The Fidalgo also gains points for pampering their guests through extensive sight seeing tours that can be availed at a reasonable price of Rs 150/- per head. Along with that, the hotel also organizes exclusive cruises like the ‘Goa by Night’ cruise, Day trips to Bondla, Dudhsagar Waterfalls, Tambdi Surla Temple, Bird- watching, Half- day Beach Special tours etc
In keeping with its modern twist that showcases Goa’s new multi ethnic edge, the Fidalgo Food Enclave encompasses a wide range of restaurants that provide more than just “fish- curry rice”. For instance, at the ‘Legacy of Bombay’, one can sample vegetarian Indian cuisine or perhaps if one is inclined to into go in for authentic Gujurati fare, then you can check out ‘Bhojan.’ Other restaurants include ‘Aunty Maria-coffee & bites’, ‘Mirch Masala’, ‘O Goa’, and the very popular ‘Chilli & Spice.’
Fidalgo offers a “3-awesome Fidalgo Goa Casino Royale” for those interested in a taste of the wild side.
The Events and Conferences Centre comes highly recommended with a variety of halls that range in a capacity of 20 people to 150 people.
Price Range: INR 3200-13500
18th June Road,
Panaji, Goa 403001,
Tel: 0091- 22 – 42221010
Fax: 0091- 22 – 28760207