Finding the best wedding package at popular venues across Goa

Here are some of the packages to go through looking for the right one that matches your likes and preferences. Some venues also allow mixing of different packages to create a customized package.

These are the packages at various venues   as per locations.

  • Crystal Rock in Loutolim

If you are looking for a reception amongst a village setting, Loutolim, is the place to be. The venue has been crafted into the hill which is surrounded by rocks and small fountains. It is away from the hustle and bustle of the city and has a beautiful ambience to it.

Depending on the deal struck with the management, discounts and additional incentives can be negotiated. The venue does have their own catering, however, if external catering is being sought, they might be open to working out a deal. The venue can easily host about 700 people depending on the seating arrangements and dance floor.

  • Quinta de Valadares in Verna

Quinta de Valadares is an upcoming reception venue. This spacious hall can host up to 1200 guests with a dance floor that can accommodate a large party.

The venue has a restaurant right next door of a smaller capacity which is open all year round serving delicious seafood and local delicacies.  Quinta da Valadares is also known to host several shows and entertainment events all throughout the year as well.

This venue in particular is a outdoor venue that is surrounded by  well-kept plantations of coconut trees adding plenty of greenery to the venue. The venue located in Verna just off the main highway convenient for those traveling from Margao, Vasco and Panjim.

  • Blueberry Hills in Verna

Another venue prominent banquet hall  is the Blueberry hills located right off the airport road towards Vasco. The venue is large and can accommodate more than 1500 people and has an covered buffet seating area. The venue also managed to add a well-lit parking lot, that can have upto 100 cars providing ample amount of parking space.

This hall also went a step further and added a four-way buffet set up. Unlike a most outdoor halls, this one is designed with partial indoor seating as well.

  • Cotta Mansion in Agassaim

Cotta Mansion is beautiful venue situated at Agassim filled with large trees that overlook the venue along with beautiful lawns.

Cotta mansion has a very large hall, so if the number of guests in attendance is between 500 to 800, this venue is most suited.  A Portuguese is at the center of the venue, making a beautiful backdrop.

The pricing has to be discussed with the owner as the decor and lighting arrangements are provided by the management itself. The venue does have their own catering but they do allow external caterers upon request.

  • Taligao Community Hall in Taligao

This banquet hall situated right opposite the Taligao church is the closest venue to the city of Panjim. The Community Hall is located in the heart of Taligao and accommodates between 700 – 900 people. The inside of the hall can be partitioned if needed.

Although the venue does has a lawn area, this indoor location of this venue is most preferred. This hall is managed by the Taligao Panchayat, so pricing and rate negotiations would have to be done there. An additional benefit is that there are substantial discounts on the venue for residents of Taligao  and Caranzalem since they are part of the community.

  • Penha de Franca open-air hall – Penha de Franca

This property has been built for an outdoor party. It can host up to 1000 guests and is located right next to the Penha de Franca church. The church has a football ground and doubles as a parking lot for all the attendees.

It is located on the riverfront and overlooks the capital city-Panaji. Since most weddings take place after the sunset, the colors and the lights add to its beauty. The food and the live band can be negotiated with the management who might be open to getting external catering.