E-212, 31st January Road, Fontainhas,
Ideally located in the very heart of the Panjim’s Old Latin Quarters of the Fontainhas in Panjm, 10 minutes walk from the city centre, this Heritage Hotel makes a perfect place to explore Panjim by foot and visit the famous World Heritage Churches, Temples, Beaches and Casinos.
Panjim’s most popular beaches Dona Paula and Miramar are just 3 km away and the main north Goa beach stretch of Candolim, Calangute, Baga is 8-12 km away. World Heritage churches of Old Goa are 10 km way. The Hotel is in the heart of Panjim, and Panjim itself is centrally located and well connected to North Goa and South Goa - Ideal base to explore Goa!
The hotel - a haven of Old World elegance and charm - is surrounded by quaint by-lanes, aristocratic houses and old portals, all remnants of a grand era, gone by!
A pleasant and warm setting awaits you with good service, comfortable rooms with a refined decor, and a relaxed atmosphere.
It takes approx 45 mins from the Airport (32kms), 15 mins from Karmali Railway station (10 kms) and just 5 mins from the Panjim KadambaBus Station (500m) to reach the Hotel. Margao Railway Station is 42 kms away and Thivim Railway Station is 35 kms away.
The Hotel is in the heart of Panjim, and Panjim itself is centrally located and well connected to North Goa and South Goa.
Goa’s International Airport Dabolim is the closest airport which is 32 kms south of Panjim. Domestic flights fly into Goa several times a day from major cities like Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Madras, Cochin, Calicut etc. Internationally you can fly in from Dubai, Kuwait, Doha as well as UK and Europe (Switzerland, Holland, Russia etc).
Domestic flights from major cities such as Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Thiruvananthpuram and Kochi as well as several direct chartered flights from UK and Europe fly directly into Dabolim.
Quite an exciting experience in its own right, the Konkan Railway connects Goa with Mumbai and Mangalore. The nearest railway station to Panaji is Karmali, 12 kms. Other stations are Margao and Tivim. From the station it is possible to hire taxi to take you to Panaji. Fot train tickets visit www.konkanrailway.com or www.indianrailway.gov.in
Many adventurous travellers prefer to make road trips to Goa. Goa is a 17 hour drive from Mumbai and is also well connected to other cities like Pune, Bangalore, Mangalore, Hubli and Mysore. Once in Panjim, one can hire cars with drivers for local sightseeing or travel by autorickshaws for closeby travel.
The Kadamba Bus Terminal in Patto, 1 km east of the main square, is very well connected with buses coming in long-distance from Maharashtra and Karnataka as well as neighbouring towns. It also connects locally to popular touristic destinations such as Calangute Beach, Mapusa Beach, Margao and Old Goa.