Dona Alcina offers you well appointed AC and Non-AC rooms, furnished
with all the amenities of comfort. Situated along the famous Candolim
beach, its close proximity to the beach makes it the ideal place
to spend time, 'Sun tanning' by the beach. Alternatively you could
enjoy the serenity in the shade of swaying palms by the pool side
restaurant 'Boa Cozinho' serving Goan and continental cuisine.
Our rooms are truly spacious and are available in four options
spread across the resort. Each room has its private terrace, which
overlooks either the pool, the lawns or the many little flower gardens.
You will find it ideal for reading or to simply laze in the magical
Dona Alcina Resorts: With 140 rooms on offer, the resort is the
larger of the two. Along simple design lines for the discerning
guest, most rooms are double with an ensuite bedroom. Sleeping options
include queen size and twin beds.
Hotel Dona Terezinha: Our 110 rooms have a large studio layout with
vibrant colours. Sleeping options include queen size and twin beds.
● AC and non/AC option
● 24 hrs hot/cold shower
● Fresh towels daily
● Separate WC
● Int’l satellite TV and telephones in superior rooms
● Mini bar
Over the years, Dona Alcina Resorts
has earned a reputation for good food and innovative food festivals.
Our chefs take pride in their ability to serve authentic European
and Oriental cuisines, and of course some truly delicious Goan food.
We also serve 100% pure vegetarian food on request.
Dona Alcina Resorts has three restaurants and one bar as well as
the lawns on which cocktail and dinner parties are held on request.
Boa Cozinha: Located by the poolside though indoors, this
multi-cuisine restaurant offers a large menu serving snacks, Goan,
Continental, Indian and Chinese cuisines. Open all day, the Boa
Cozinha is the venue for the breakfast buffet. With a pool table,
a large TV and an attached bar - the Blue Curracco – this casual
restaurant it is a popular hangout.
Blue Curracco: Enjoy chilled beers and drinks at our open
air poolside bar and café with lovely large sun umbrellas in the
day. The menu is mainly Continental snacks and juices.
By night, the Blue Curracco comes alive with our trademark theme
parties, dances, barbecues and food festivals.
Pinnochio: An air-conditioned venue on the first floor, the
Pinnochio hosts medium-sized parties and meetings. The menu is custom-made
to each event. It is also an a-la-carte speciality restaurant open
only from 19:00 to 23:00 hrs, daily.
Meetings & Conferences:
Dona Alcina Resorts is a popular venue for conferences and meetings.
We are also the only resort in our category from Baga to Candolim
to have an indoor conference facility. Serviced by an experienced
and friendly team, we offer 4 very versatile venues, the latest
audio-visual equipment, customised menus, recreation and entertainment,
and superb deals on in-house programmes.
Pinnochio: The air-conditioned Pinnochio is a specially designed
conference and meeting hall. The first floor venue which can seat
up to 200 delegates in theatre-style (65 in U-shape), has integrated
presentation facilities and can be integrated with the latest audio-visual
technology. It has excellent ancillary services such as organiser’s
private space, natural and variable lighting, an independent pantry
and bar, toilets and dedicated parking.
Rooftop: Overlooking the pool, the open air rooftop can seat
150 invitees. Ideal for evening and night parties, the rooftop is
popular for small family gatherings.
Poolside: The Blue Curracco makes a charming dinner setting
with light from the tall palm trees reflecting of the calm pool
water and candle lamps lit on each table. Very popular for cocktail
parties, the poolside can accommodate up to 200 invitees. A live
band and the dance floor will bring the night alive.
Lawns: For a big event of up to 800 people, the large lawns
when combined, is the venue for you. The tall palms and the beautiful
hedges are excellent for décor and mood lighting.
There are tonnes of fun to be had at Dona Alcina Resorts and Hotel
Dona Terezinha. We organise numerous group and individual activities
for all age groups on the resort. The options are vast; enjoy the
theme parties every night, jamborees, cook outs, indoor games, as
also soothing ayurvedic massages, remedies and a look into your
future with palm reading.
Experience Goa’s cultural and architectural beauty with thoughtfully
planned and approved site-seeing packages to monuments, beaches,
markets and churches. Check with our travel desk for local knowledge
and great tips if you are your own explorer.
In-House Parties: Nights are an opportunity to let loose. A new
theme every night, the poolside parties range from Goan and Indian
folk, African and South American dances, classic rock and jazz shows,
as well as mendhi (Henna) sessions followed of course, by dancing
and sumptuous, tantalising cuisines.
Keep your team spirit high as guest participation is essential.
It is an opportunity to win back your holiday cost along with free
stays, gifts and massages. Earlier competitions have been solo,
duet and group singing, acting, dancing, comedy routines, balloon
crafts and many more fun events.
Kids will always have a great time at Alfran as they have their
own special entertainment programme. Their days will be kept busy
with treasure hunts, movies, a magic show, balloon design and sport
games which finish with a special kids party menu.
Local Buzz: Candolim and Calangute are world-famous for their
beachside pubs, discos and restaurants. Some of the best are within
walking distance from both resorts.
Candolim is popular with the more settled person as it offers live
music and alfresco bar-cum-restaurants serving wonderful seafood,
continental and fusion cuisine.
Calangute is a party centre for the young and about reveller who
will be at home in the numerous discos, beach pubs as well as the
spontaneous beach parties all along the coast up to Baga beach.
Sunbathing: The open poolside is the best place in the resort
to catch the most sunrays throughout the day. For those at Dona
Alcina Resorts, there is the additional options to sunbathe on the
lawns in the filtered sun streaming through on the palm-shaded lawns.
Cushioned deck chairs and towels are complimentary. Food and drink
is brought to you.
Shopping: Pick up gifts, mementos and great bargains at the
shops within the resorts which offer handicrafts, jewellery as also
Indian and leather clothes with a large choice. You can be assured
of good service and genuine products.
The road from Calangute to Candolim and onwards to Sinquerim is
a veritable shopper’s paradise and a memorable experience by itself.
Make sure to talk to our staff about your shopping plans for directions
and valuable tips.
Beach: The white sands of Candolim and Calangute are a short
walk past quaint village houses and coconut groves. The beach is
a beehive of activity with water and beach sports, deck chairs,
umbrellas, massages with of course the famous Goan delicacies and
The water is pleasant throughout the day and is a refreshing break
from the sun. A beach secret; the waves make for enjoyable bodysurfing
and with the wind up, strap on for some kite surfing.
Sight-Seeing: Experience Goa’s cultural and architectural
beauty with thoughtfully planned and approved site-seeing packages
to monuments, beaches, markets and churches. Our travel desk will
help with local knowledge and great tips if you are your own explorer.