JW Marriott has recently launched in Goa, India with the opening of JW Marriott Goa. The hotel is situated in a breathtaking location along the picturesque Goan shoreline, in close proximity to famous landmarks, historical forts, churches, and immaculate beaches. Reflecting the principle of mindfulness that is synonymous with the JW Marriott brand, JW Marriott Goa is a remarkable destination offering thoughtfully designed spaces, life-changing experiences, and refined elegance, making it the ultimate escape for those seeking luxury and warm hospitality. The hotel’s aim is to empower guests to rejuvenate their minds, bodies, and spirits, making it the perfect place for a revitalizing retreat.
JW Marriott Goa is nestled along the scenic coastline of Vagator, Goa, just a few minutes away from Chapora Fort and the renowned Chapora and Vagator beaches. These beaches are popular tourist destinations, known for their striking cliffs and mesmerizing sunset views. The hotel is approximately 27 kilometers away from the new Mopa Airport in North Goa and 43 kilometers away from the Goa International Airport.
The 151-room JW Marriott Goa is a tribute to Goa’s rich culture and traditions, and its design reflects the serenity and beauty of its surroundings. Local artifacts such as wooden paneling, mother-of-pearl detailing, intricate glassware chandeliers, and water fountains accentuate the natural marble and stone throughout the serene spaces. The hotel’s neutral color palettes of gray and light sand, along with soft ambient lighting, complement the lush greenery of its natural surroundings. The guest rooms offer balconies with breathtaking ocean views, while the luxurious suites come with private plunge pools.
JW Marriott Goa features four inviting dining venues to suit all occasions. JW Kitchen is an all-day restaurant with a theater-style open kitchen, offering globally-inspired cuisine, exquisite local dishes, and indulgent Sunday brunches. Pérola is a French-style lobby bar, perfect for casual meetings and get-togethers over a glass of wine, signature coffee or tea, and light snacks. The hotel’s sky-dining Água Bar and Café serve Mediterranean cuisine and exotic cocktails, while the luxurious Heliconia offers modern Asian fine dining along with handcrafted cocktails. Many of the seasonal vegetables and fresh herbs featured on the menus are grown in the hotel’s signature JW Garden, providing guests with a healthy dining experience.
For guests seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, the hotel offers holistic treatments at Spa by JW, which features Goa’s first and only Turkish and Moroccan hammams. The hotel’s modern gym, JW Fitness, features the latest cardio and weight equipment. The outdoor infinity pool with poolside cabanas provides a perfect spot to relax and soak up the warm tropical sunshine.
The hotel’s Family by JW program caters to families, offering an entertainment center with virtual reality games, a bowling alley, and a children’s play area. Kids can learn the art of candle making, create pasta necklaces, and enjoy board game competitions, while adults can join Zumba classes, chakra healing sessions, and Gua Sha workshops. Water polo and pot painting are some of the fun-filled activities for all ages that families can enjoy together.
JW Marriott Goa offers a total of 18,752 square feet of indoor and outdoor event spaces, including two well-appointed meeting rooms and the splendid 4,607-square-feet Grande Salão, an elegant ballroom with an outdoor terrace. The hotel’s latest audio-visual technology, Wi-Fi, and dedicated events team ensure seamless and memorable meetings, weddings, and celebrations.
According to Manav Malhotra, General Manager, JW Marriott Goa, “Guests arriving at JW Marriott Goa step into a luxury oasis, set like a rare jewel in one of India’s finest tropical beach destinations. Our hotel is a haven of tranquility inspired by its natural surroundings where guests can seek well-being as well as explore all the vibrant attractions of Goa and the genuine hospitality of its people. We look forward to welcoming travelers to discover all that beautiful Goa has to offer.”