About the hotel
Close to the Palolem beach, the Gardenia Resort at Palolem Canacona is one of the finest 3-star hotels in Goa. Believing in the adage Atithi Devo Bhava, the hotel is committed to providing the best services. It is located 34 km from Madgaon railway station and 62 km from Dabolim airport.
The hotel offers 18 cottages with in-room amenities that include air-conditioner, satellite television, wi-fi access, electronic safe, tea/coffee maker, minibar and attach bath with toiletries. The suite rooms add a separate living room and bedroom. The in-house restaurant Azolla serves a range of delicacies from the Indian and Western cuisines. A sparkling swimming pool with a bar is sure to refresh your senses. The hotel also arranges for Ayurvedic massages, scuba diving, yoga and meditation, and photography sessions at extra cost.
Some of the tourist places to visit in Goa are the Basilica of Bom Jesus, Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, Mangueshi Temple, Goa State Museum, Fort Aguada, and Dona Paula Jetty. Besides sightseeing, there are many interesting things to do in Goa. Challenge the sea on a jet ski, soar with the birds while parasailing, or dive under and see the underwater flora and fauna while scuba diving and snorkelling. Enjoy a dreamy sunset on the Mandovi river cruise and try your luck at the casinos. Relish some authentic Goan cuisine at the best restaurants in Goa.
The Wednesday Anjuna Flea Market, Friday Mapusa Market, and the Saturday Arpora Night Market are a must-visit while shopping in Goa. New Years and Carnival time in February is the peak tourist season, hence November to March is the best time to visit Goa.