Hard Rock Hotel Goa

The first of its kind in Goa, the Hard Rock Hotel Goa provides friendly hospitality and fabulous entertainment, including a famous music memorabilia collection that includes legendary guitars and iconic outfits.

The restaurant serves global cuisine, but you can also enjoy finger foods and grills from the poolside bar. If you’re interested in staying in top shape, then there’s also a state-of-the-art fitness centre and a yoga studio.

If you’d rather relax, then the tropical pool area is ideal. Music is played here throughout the day, so you can enjoy some tunes as you relax on the loungers.

Overview of Calangute

Goa is a unique destination that has to be seen to be believed. Located on the coast of India, it’s the smallest state in the country. But, what Goa lacks in size it more than makes up for in character.

The area was ruled by the Portuguese until 1961, and everywhere you look you’ll find a unique blend of cultures and architectural styles. Known as a place where east meets west, it’s a fusion destination that will take your breath away.

A holiday to Goa is perfect for any explorer. Best experienced on your feet, as you wander the streets, you’ll find music on every corner. In the markets, the noise of the stalls is almost deafening and you’ll love the smell of the spices. When you add the award-winning beaches into the mix, Goa is a destination that really has it all.

Things to do in Goa

Life in Goa revolves around the beautiful beaches that line the shores of this iconic destination. With a stay at the Hard Rock Hotel Goa, the nearest is only a kilometre away in Calangute. Not only will you receive mesmerising views here, you’ll also find plenty of beach huts that serve curries and drinks. In the evening, this tranquil stretch of sand is often a hive of activity, with beach parties taking place. No wonder it’s known locally as the ‘queen of beaches’.

Nearby, there’s also a bustling market where you’ll find the very best of Goan cuisine. At the Tibetan market, you’ll also find all of your souvenirs and trinkets.

When you stay at the Hard Rock Hotel Goa, one of the most popular beaches in Goa is only a short stroll away. A destination packed with energy, it’s a unique experience you’ll want to enjoy time and time again.

Resort Summary

This slab of northern Goa isn’t nicknamed the Queen of Beaches for nothing. Calangute is home to one of the most popular sets of shores in Goa, first made so by the throng of hippies that set their sights on its golden sands in the 60s.

Fast forward 50 years and Calangute is now one of the most vibrant resorts for holidaymakers in search of an energetic city for their cheap holiday to Goa, anchored by a beautiful beach. You’ll find international restaurants, a bustling market and plenty of beach bars all at your fingertips. The resort’s round-the-clock warm weather doesn’t hurt, either.