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Views and Interviews

April 2023

Airda Member Feature:
Sterling Goa Varca

This sunny resort in the Sterling network is located in Varca, famous for its white sands and quiet beaches. Sterling Goa Varca is spacious in design and has 71 well-appointed rooms. It comes with the Sterling blueprint of facilities and support amenities that can make your vacation really enjoyable.

The Holiday Activity Centre at the resort ensures that the guests have a great time playing indoor and outdoor games. Come to Sterling Goa - Varca to experience a tropical paradise.

In this feature, we talk to a Sterling member and long-term customer about his vacation experience at Sterling Goa Varca. What follows is an interview with him about his vacation with the family. This member has made an editorial request to keep his identity private, so we are not sharing his name and profile in this story.

What were your first impressions of your stay at Sterling Goa Varca?

We recently had the pleasure of a relaxing vacation at Sterling Goa Varca and were thoroughly impressed with every aspect of our experience. When we arrived, the resort’s staff greeted us with warm and friendly hospitality, making us feel right at home. The check-in process was seamless, and we were pleasantly surprised by the immaculate cleanliness of our room.

Tell us something about the comfort levels in your room

The spacious and modern room was equipped with all the amenities we could have wished for, and the comfortable bed and perfect air conditioning made for a restful stay. The bathroom was spotlessly clean and stocked with all the essential amenities.

Did the F&B options complete the picture for you?

The food at the resort’s restaurant was exceptional, with a wide range of Indian and international dishes, including mouth-watering seafood. The portions were generous, and the attentive staff made dining a pleasure. The bar offered a great selection of drinks and cocktails, and the ambiance was just perfect.

Additional comments from our Restaurant Manager. Experience unique Goan delicacies at Sterling Goa - Varca's restaurant. The restaurant provides breakfast and dinner buffets, and à la carte options. (You can look forward to many interesting dishes like Rawa Fried Fish and Mushroom Amsol.) Our on-site lounge is the perfect place to unwind, relax and let your hair down. Enjoy exotic cocktails, wine, beer, imported liquor, and delicious finger food.

Tell us something about the activities and facilities at the resort

We made the best use of the resort’s facilities - pool, spa, gym, and participated in outdoor activities such as beach volleyball, boat rides, and more. The pool was really inviting, offering the perfect place to relax and soak up the Goan sun. Exploring the nearby scenic areas and beaches was also a highlight of our stay.

Would you recommend Sterling Goa Varca to your friends for a vacation?

Overall, our stay at Sterling Goa Varca was truly enjoyable. The friendly and helpful staff, comfortable and modern room, excellent facilities, and delicious food made for an unforgettable experience. I would surely recommend this resort to anyone seeking a luxurious and enjoyable stay in Goa.

  • Resort Facilities
    * Multi Cuisine Restaurant * Banqueting * Bar * In-Room Dining * Fitness Centre * Gift Shop * Holiday Activity Centre * Baggage Storage * Elevator * Laundry * Concierge * On-Call Doctor * Parking (based on availability) * Power Backup * Spa * Swimming Pool * Travel Desk * Free Wi-Fi
  • In-Room Amenities
    * Mini Fridge * Tea Coffee Maker * Hair Dryer * Air Conditioning * Extra Bed (chargeable) * LED Television * Wide range of Channels * Shaving/Makeup Mirror * Iron and Ironing Board (on request)
  • Activities and Experiences
    Air Hockey * Air Tattoo * Aqua Zorbing * Archery * Arts n Craft * Badminton * Board Games * Carnival Games * Carrom Board * Cycling * Football * Karaoke * Live Music on Special Occasions * Paddle Boats * Playing Cards * Pool Table * Pool/Party Games * Table Tennis * Video Games

Sterling Goa Varca Website
Virtual Tour - Sterling Goa Varca

All images used are courtesy of Sterling Holiday Resorts Limited

Content Disclaimer: The views expressed in our interviews and stories do not necessarily reflect the official policies, practices and guidelines of the All India Resort Development Association, or its members. These views are based on personal experiences, private opinion, or open source information. (Images used here are either "paid-for" stock photos, images shared by the people we interview, or images under one of the open source licenses such as Creative Commons and others.)

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