THE LALIT GOLF & SPA RESORT GOA
Property: The business centre is open round the clock and offers wifi, photocopying and printing. For recreation, there is a variety to choose from — water sports, an international standard, double 'T' 9-hole links golf course, a beach, outdoor swimming pool, two lawn tennis courts, two squash courts, and facilities for table tennis, yoga at the beach, gym and a rejuvenating spa encompassing aroma, ayurvedic, herbal and natural therapies and yoga.
Rooms: The two-storey oceanfront luxury venue is a showcase of Baroque-Portuguese style architecture with traditional Goan design touches. These are visible in its spacious suites and villas, all equipped with a sofa lounger, umbrellas, tea/coffee maker, minibar, walk-in closet, balcony, 42-inch television, iPod docking station, separate bathtub and shower, and free wifi. thelalit.com
Property: The meeting and event spaces at this property include one function room, three meeting rooms, as well as a business centre with secretarial and technical services. While this is essentially an address to party, it has a relaxing Spa by Clarins and deckchairs by the outdoor swimming pool for a quick snooze. The gym is equipped with cardio and weight machines. Goan cuisine, Asian dishes, and innovative cocktails are available at the four F&B options here.
Rooms: The spacious rooms and villas each come with floor-to-ceiling windows, and either glass-enclosed balconies or open backyards. The whitewashed modern interiors showcase nuances of Goan culture. All rooms and villas are equipped with a minibar, coffee maker, LED television, iPod dock, Bose Surround Sound System, work space with a desk and ergonomic chair, mirror-embedded television in the bathroom, separate shower and bathtub, and wifi. w-goa.com
PARK HYATT GOA RESORT AND SPA
Property: The business centre offers workstations with computers, broadband internet connectivity, colour printers and photocopiers among other business facilities, in addition to the events and meeting areas. The outdoor swimming pool has a waterslide, the gym is open round the clock, and the spa offers a range of therapies from head massages to full body treatments. There are also yoga sessions and horticulture tours for which guests may sign up.
Rooms: The pousada-style rooms and suites are plush with curated Portuguese artwork, and wood-panelled flooring. Each includes an LCD television, minibar, balcony, work desk, separate siting area, separate shower and bathtub, and wifi. hyatt.com