Located in Vainguinim within a 5-minute walk of Vainguinim Beach, Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat is within 2 miles (3 km) of Dona Paula Beach. This 3.5-star hotel has 75 rooms and welcomes guests with 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and free self parking. Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception and Odxel Beach are also nearby.
Free buffet breakfast is served each morning from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Enjoy dining at Sea Pearl, one of 2 onsite restaurants. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or explore the hotel and get a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café.
All of Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat's 75 air-conditioned rooms provide balconies, coffee makers, and free bottled water. 36-inch LCD TVs come with cable channels. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, free toiletries, and bathrobes, and memory foam beds with premium bedding ensure a restful night. Ceiling fans, safes, and phones are also available.
Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat features an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a health club. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for INR 900 per person. The front desk has multilingual staff standing by 24 hours a day to assist with dry cleaning/laundry and tours/tickets. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and an arcade/game room.
- Free buffet breakfast
- Free WiFi in public areas
- Free parking
- Onsite dining
Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat
In addition to an outdoor pool, Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat provides a health club and a children's pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.
Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of limo/town car service and a meeting room. Event facilities measure 969 square feet (90 square meters). This family-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, an arcade/game room, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a casino shuttle. Complimentary self parking is available on site.
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Arcade/game room
- Total number of rooms - 75
- Number of floors - 3
- Babysitting or childcare
- Coffee shop or café
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Free breakfast
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Casino shuttle (surcharge)
- Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
- Health club
- Pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- Snack bar/deli
- Year Built 2009
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 969
- Free self parking
- Train station pickup (surcharge)
- Pool sun loungers
- Number of buildings/towers - 4
- Supervised childcare/activities
- Children's pool
- Outdoor pool
- Television in common areas
- Wedding services
- One meeting room
- Conference space size (meters) - 90
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat offers 75 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to balconies. Memory foam beds feature premium bedding. 36-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels.
Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Ceiling fan
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Shower only
- Hair dryer (on request)
- Rainfall showerhead
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Room service (24 hours)
- Memory foam mattress
- LCD TV
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.
Sea Pearl - This poolside family restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Upper Coast Cafe - This coffee shop serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Caitan n Joe - This pub overlooks the pool.
Salud Latino Bar - This pub overlooks the garden. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.
24-hour room service is available.
Start your day with a free buffet breakfast, available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Room service is available around the clock.
Nearby Things to Do
An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club.
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Windsurfing nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Parasailing nearby
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are available.
- 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.
Minimum guest age is 18
- Airport shuttle fee: INR 900 per person
- An early check-in fee will be charged
- A late check-out fee will be charged
- Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
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We should mention
Children 5 years old and younger stay 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. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).