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Get an overview of this hotelSouth Goa resort facing the white sands of Varca Beach

Steps from the shore

The 5-star Caravela Beach Resort stands along the white sands of Varca Beach on the blue Arabian Sea. Benaulim Beach is about 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) from the resort. Goa-Dabolim Airport is 18.6 miles (30 kilometers) north.

Large pool, swim-up bar

Spread over 24 manicured acres, the resort features a large freeform pool, a swim-up bar, poolside bar, 5 restaurants, a 9-hole golf course, a nightclub, and a day spa. The fitness center includes a sauna.

Balconies with views

Modern, air-conditioned guestrooms open to private balconies facing the pool or gardens. All rooms include TVs, tea/coffeemakers, minibars, and in-room safes.

Hotel Amenities

Guests favorite property amenities

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
On private beach
Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Caravela Beach Resort is by the sea and enjoys direct access to the white sands of Varca Beach, one of the loveliest beaches in South Goa. Dolphins can sometimes be seen frolicking in the waves. The Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary and Braganza Mansion are within an easy drive.

Guests can swim in the sea or in the resort's large freeform outdoor pool, complete with a swim-up bar and poolside bar. A 9-hole golf course, 2 tennis courts, a badminton court, and a children's pool are also on site. Dining and refreshment options--some with outdoor seating--include Café Cascada, Carnaval, the Beach Shack, the Atrium Bar, the Sunset Bar, or enjoy the picnic area with barbecue grills. Room service is available around the clock. Roundtrip airport shuttle service is available on request (surcharge).

The resort also features an Ayurvedic day spa, a nightclub, library, and a health club with a sauna. Spa treatments available at the Ayurveda spa include massages, manicures/pedicures, aromatherapy, body wraps and scrubs, and facial treatments. Complimentary yoga classes are held on the lush green lawns. Conveniences include a business center, complimentary WiFi, complimentary newspapers, 1 meeting room, luggage storage service, and guest laundry facilities. Self- parking is free to guests during their stay (limited availability).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Computer station 
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count 1 
  • Children's club 
  • Total number of rooms - 202 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Nightclub 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • On private beach 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 4700 
  • Year Built 1990 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 50591 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Slippers 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Television 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Balcony 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Memory foam mattress 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 

Where to Eat

Carnival - This air-conditioned restaurant specializes in surf 'n' turf. Dinner only.

Beach Shack - Located beachside, this open-air eatery serves fresh seafood, grilled dishes, and Chinese foods. Open seasonally.

Cafe Cascada & Lanai - The casual, air-conditioned Café Cascada opens to the Lanai Lounge, featuring a waterfall and views of the swimming pool.

Castaways - Located poolside, Castaways serves snacks and beverages. Open seasonally.

Swim-up Bar - The resort's large freeform pool features a swim-up bar serving refreshing drinks.

Sunset Bar - Open seasonally, this open-air bar features spectacular views of the beach and the sunset.

Entertainment

When night falls, guests can dance to DJ entertainment in the nightclub.

Nearby Things to Do

Caravela Beach Resort features a large freeform pool with a swim-up bar and poolside bar. A children's pool adjoins the main pool. A nine-hole golf course, two tennis courts, a badminton court are also on site. The modern health club includes a sauna. Complimentary yoga classes are held out in the fresh air.

The resort faces the white sands and blue waters of Varca Beach, where activities include swimming, sunbathing, dolphin-watching, and long walks along the shore. Wooden boats belonging to local fisherman enhance the picturesque setting.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Beach yoga on site 
  • Boat tours on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic treatments, massages, manicures/pedicures, body wraps and scrubs, facial treatments, and aromatherapy.

  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 6 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Any changes in the taxes applicable on your booking will be charged extra at the time of check-in.

Please note the hotel’s WiFi surcharge applies per device, per room. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

This hotel may place an authorization for the full cost of stay for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 5500.00
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 2750.00 (from 6 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: INR 7500.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: INR 3750.00 (from 6 to 12 years old)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: INR 1500 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for an additional fee
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Caravela Beach
  • Caravela Beach Resort
  • Ramada Caravela
  • Ramada Caravela Beach
  • Ramada Caravela Beach Resort
  • Ramada Caravela Beach Resort Varca
  • Ramada Caravela Beach Varca
  • Ramada Caravela Resort
  • Ramada Caravela Beach Hotel Varca
  • Ramada Caravela Beach Resort Goa/Varca
  • Ramada Salcette
  • Salcette Ramada
  • Caravela Beach Resort Varca
  • Caravela Beach Varca
  • Caravela Beach Resort Goa/Varca

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 6 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Free WiFi in public areas has a 1-device limit.

Free WiFi

Book a stay in any room or rate category and receive free high-speed Internet access for 1 device per room.

Full details at check-in.


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