Panjim, the capital of India’s sunshine state Goa, is a city that receives daily footfalls from thousands of people from different walks of life. The place is frequented by visitors from across the world, who come to Goa for a pleasant holiday or on a business trip. The beautiful city has something to offer for all kinds of visitors. Its scenic beaches, historical monuments, pubs, restaurants, cafes and art galleries are all very popular with holidaymakers. The city also plays host to several business conferences, seminars and summits every year. Due to this, a large number of budget-friendly hotels have cropped up over the past couple of years in Panjim, to cater to the accommodation needs of tourists with a small budget. Here’s a list of the best cheap hotels in Panjim to stay at during your next vacation in Goa.
Hotel Sona Royale
First on our list of the best cheap hotels in Panjim to stay at is Hotel Sona Royale. This hotel is located on M.G Road right by the famous Crown Casino, in the heart of Panjim city. It is a nice low budget property that is perfect for a relaxed stay in Goa. It overlooks the Ourem Creek and is outlined by mangroves. There are popular restaurants and pubs near the hotel. It is also very close to the casinos and cruise boats in the River Mandovi.
The rooms at Hotel Sona Royale provide exceptional comfort and convenience. They are categorised into standard non-A.C rooms, standard A.C rooms, deluxe rooms, super deluxe double rooms and super deluxe triple rooms. A complimentary breakfast is served every morning to guests at the hotel. The staff at the hotel is very courteous and helpful. 24-hour front desk, baggage storage, and an express check-in and check-out are some of the conveniences offered at this small hotel. If you are driving to Hotel Sona Royale, free parking is available.
Villa Khatun Guest House
Next on our list of the best cheap hotels in Panjim to stay at is Villa Khatun. It is one of the best guest houses in Goa in and around Panjim, if you are searching for modest and decent accommodation. It is located below the Altinho mountain, near the Fontainhas World Heritage Site, and is just 5 minutes away from Panjim City. The place offers accommodation with modern facilities and a hint of old Goan charm. All rooms feature a flat-screen TV, a fridge, an electric kettle, tea/coffee supplies, a space to relax and dine, and a great sized wardrobe for belongings. Hot water is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Wi-Fi is available for free throughout the property. Nearby attractions include Mala Lake, Mandovi River, Miramar Beach, Goa State Museum and Casino Pride.
A Pousada Guesthouse
Last on our list of the best cheap hotels in Panjim to stay at is the A Pousada Guesthouse. This property is situated behind the Panjim Post Office in the heart of Panjim city. Its excellent location makes it convenient for tourists to explore Panjim and also for ease of access to rickshaw and bus stands to travel elsewhere in Goa. The guest house is run by a family who are very kind and friendly. The rooms are simple, but very clean. The rooms on the front side of the guesthouse are more prone to noise from the street below. The rooms at the back receive less natural light, but are quieter than the front-side rooms. All the rooms as well as the common areas of the guesthouse are very clean and well maintained. The highlight of the property is the beautiful roof garden, which is a pleasant and cool spot to hang out during the high afternoon temperatures.
So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags, book your tickets and head down to one of these amazing cheap hotels in Panjim to experience the beaches, monuments, restaurants and everything else that Goa’s capital city has to offer. Make your bookings now!