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Shanti Morada
4.5 out of 5
8/123, Bairo Alto, Vaddo, Saligao, Calangute, Goa
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The price is $51 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (68 reviews)
The perfect place to unwind.

"Absolutely loved this hotel! The room was massive and extremely clean, the bathroom was beautiful. The pool area was lovely and relaxing. The staff were very polite and helpful. Breakfast had a wide range of selections. Loved to wander around the hotel as the furnishings and art was beautiful. Although ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Shanti Morada
Bougainvillea Guest House
3.5 out of 5
83C Sinquerim, Candolim, Goa
The price is $44 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (44 reviews)
Wonderful Guest House

"Beautiful guest house in a peaceful area...cleanest place I stayed in my two months in India... absolutely the nicest host and staff who know how to run a guest house for travelers."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Bougainvillea Guest House
Aguada Anchorage - The Villa Resort
4 out of 5
Near Fort Aguada, Sinquerim, Candolim, Goa
The price is $60 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)

"The house we stayed was great , nice pool and garden"…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

Aguada Anchorage - The Villa Resort
La Maison Fontainhas
3.5 out of 5
5/158, Near St. Sebastian Chapel, Fontainhas, Mala, Panaji, Goa
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4.4/5Wonderful! (60 reviews)

"Nice place with friendly and helpful staff. Located in historical area with plenty of character."…"

Reviewed on Feb 8, 2020

La Maison Fontainhas
Casa Severina
3.5 out of 5
Senhor Francisco Rd, near St. Anthony, Chapel, Gaurawaddo, Calangute, Goa
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4.4/5Excellent! (198 reviews)

"Easy access to beach.Restaurants and shops within walking distance. Property was well maintained.Quiet and safe.Staff always at hand to serve."…"

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2019

Casa Severina
Lemon Tree Amarante Beach Resort, Goa
4 out of 5
Vadi Candolim Bardez Goa, Candolim, Goa
The price is $52 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (218 reviews)
Fake 4 star hotel

"Had a disappointment stay at this play. Fake 4 star hotel. From day 1 of my stay room had lots of issues. 1st water was leaking from air conditioner, 2nd no hot water in the morning to shower, 3rd didnt expect to see guests(insects) in the room. After raising these concerns still management didnt ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Lemon Tree Amarante Beach Resort, Goa
Welcomheritage Panjim Inn
2.5 out of 5
E-212, 31st January Road, Fontainhas, Panaji, Panaji, Goa
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4.2/5Excellent! (49 reviews)

"An old style heritage hotel at a calm & quite place. Closer to Cruise jetties. It is equidistance from both North and South Goa. Good place for families. Restaurant needs improvement - need more space and variety. Breakfast is below average. No varieties. Need serious attention. Rooms were good, ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017

Welcomheritage Panjim Inn
WelcomHeritage Panjim Pousada
3 out of 5
E-212, 31st January Road, Fontainhas, Panaji, Goa
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4.1/5Very Good! (14 reviews)
Place with feeling of history

"Beautiful well kept rooms and thoughtful amenities. Nice to come back to relax after a hectic day. All at a very reasonable cost. The staff were well trained and very obliging and the check-in and out quick and efficient. The art gallery, jacuzzi, salon and the gift shop, all were great additions ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2017

WelcomHeritage Panjim Pousada
Saraya Art Cafe Bed and Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
House #64, Chogm Road, Sangolda, Alto de Porvorim, Goa
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The price is $11 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (16 reviews)

"We love to visit there Experience was great Owner deeksha ji lovely and caring person We met there lot of cutie pies dogs cats toutoise fishes snake too.care taker Mr raj ,worker Mr Ashok and Satish and @llvolunteers good people.especially beki from Sydney my favorite one...she is cute pretty lovely ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2020

Saraya Art Cafe Bed and Breakfast
The Caravela Homestay
3 out of 5
27, 31st January Road, Panaji, Goa
The price is $29 per night
4/5Very Good! (3 reviews)
Excellent Location,Beautiful Rooms and Warmest Hos

"Excellent location with beautiful Architecture all around . Rooms are well maintained,neat and clean and Under the guidance of Mr. Carlos (Owner) the hospitality is excellent. I stayed here for 2 nights and the Mr.Carlos was so thoughtful as to give me a Guide book upon reaching the home stay which ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2016

The Caravela Homestay
Siolim House
3.5 out of 5
Siolim House, Wadi, SIolim, Bardez, Siolim, Goa
The price is $80 per night
3.7/5Good! (21 reviews)
Excellent

"It’s a lovely building full of character and history. The staff are very welcoming, friendly and helpful to all needs."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Siolim House
Old Goa Residency
2.5 out of 5
Old Goa, Velha Goa, Goa
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3.5/5Good! (13 reviews)
Indian government charm

"The Old Goa residency is a comfortable old bungalow style compound, set among towering palm and old trees. You can not beat it for the price. Bus service is good, the on site restaurant is good. The management very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Dec 17, 2016

Old Goa Residency
Hotel Fidalgo
3.5 out of 5
18th June Road, Panaji, Goa
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3.4/5Good! (34 reviews)

"It was clean and everyone was courteous and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2020

Hotel Fidalgo
Casa Amarilla
3 out of 5
Hawaii Beach Road, Dona Paula, Goa
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2.8/5 (4 reviews)
A hotel in the centre of Goa.

"The quantity in the complementary breakfast is less.It doesn't have much varieties.Sometimes it lacks quality.Amenities are to be improved.For example,tea kettle is very dirty inside and one cannot make tea/ boil water in this.The dinner plates are right below A/C.It's exhaust is falling on it.The ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2017

Casa Amarilla
Sunkissed Plaza
3 out of 5
Plaza De Antonio, Gaura Vaddo, Opposite to Calangute Mall, Calangute, Goa
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2.7/5 (16 reviews)
Hidden charges - Mind it

"I would not recommended for this hotel. Hotel staff are very rude. There are hidden charges. Kindly clarify charges before booking. Would like to share my experience: 1) While booking online no where it was mentioned to pay for Gala dinner on 31st night. They forced us to pay Rs. 1500/- per person ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2018

Sunkissed Plaza
kiara bnb home
3 out of 5
1655/8 Deoul Waddo ., Vagator Beach Road, Vagator, Goa
The price is $3 per night
2.4/5 (5 reviews)
Average quality Hotel

"The hotel is nearby vagator beach. Location of the hotel is Good. AC & WiFi is available. TV is not working you need to ask them to recharge which takes 1 day to get on. The complimentary Laundry of changing daily bedsheets & towels is not done properly. No provision for hot water. You can opt this ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2019

kiara bnb home
Holiday Homes Arpora Goa
The price is $70 per night
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Holidays Apartment Goa
The price is $75 per night
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About Goa Historic Hotels

When you take a Goa getaway, it is easy to pick a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You know that your accommodation will have all the much-needed amenities. However, staying in an in a more unique location can elevate your getaway. A stay in a Goa historic hotel allows you to still have a well-appointed room that is also overflowing with personality. Moreover, it allows you to immerse yourself in Goa's past.

Grab Your Place in History

When you pass through your Goa hotel's doors, you'll be transported back in time. With their vintage charm and fascinating stories, you'll love how these historic hotels stand apart from their contemporary counterparts. Although these hotels may be older, they have many of the up-to-date amenities that allow you to relax or keep in touch on your holiday. You'll find rooms outfitted with a cozy bed, and just about everything else you might need for a wonderful stay.

After you have checked out your hotel, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by touring the prominent landmarks and art galleries. Of course, all this perusing through the past will work up an appetite. Go through our guest reviews for recommendations from fellow travelers to help make your Goa visit great. You can also ask your hotels' front desk staff to point to where the best spots to grab a cocktail or dinner in Goa are.

Your Goa Accommodation Is Waiting

Goa has 2748 vintage hotels that maintain the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings are where distinguished world leaders may have stayed. You are sure to reserve an accommodation possessing all the amenities as well as the characteristics you want. Take advantage of the great Goa deals with Expedia, and make your visit one to remember with a stay in one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect on my historical trip to Goa?
During a vacation in Goa, historians and history buffs alike can spend an afternoon exploring the cathedral. And while you’re here, you can visit the array of shops and popular beaches. And also relish a stop at the top-notch restaurants in this relaxing area.
What's the best hotel in Goa to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Welcomheritage Panjim Inn is a top historic inn bookable on our site and it features free WiFi. Panaji Bridge is a short 16-minute walk away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include Old Goa Residency and Shanti Morada.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Goa?
Goa has 2748 hotels and other accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 303 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in Goa?
Goa is notable for its cathedral and landmarks like Fort Aguada, Shanta Durga Temple, and Shri Mahalasa Devasthan Temple. Cultural venues include Indian Naval Aviation Museum, Ancestral Goa, and Goa Science Centre. Other popular sights include Colva Beach and Varca Beach.
What is a historic hotel like in Goa?
A guest who chooses a historic hotel has an opportunity to stay in a place recognized with an official historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world come in all forms like castles, palaces, grand homes or even old police stations, pubs, lodges or skyscrapers — any place of special interest. These types of hotels in Goa typically retain authentic elements such as period features or traditional architecture within the guestrooms or public spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
They are quite similar. The term “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S., whereas “heritage hotel” is common in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to emphasize the building and architecture itself. Heritage hotels draw their meaning mainly from the cultural value that the place has and how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Goa have modern facilities?
Yes, every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions, while interiors have safety features and modern conveniences. Visitors can expect the usual amenities from a contemporary hotel such as private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, heating and air conditioning, and free and fast Internet. When you book a historic hotel in Goa, it doesn’t mean you’re picking a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or rundown.

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