When you have been working hard for a long while, the urge to take a break becomes very strong. And one of the urges would definitely be to head to a beach where you can frolick in the water and bask in the sun. India has a good number of options when it comes to holiday spots and from among the many, Havelock Island, which is a part of the Indian union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, is one of them. Also Read - Principal Secretary to PM Reviews Preparedness as Cyclone Bulbul Likely to Turn 'Very Severe'
Havelock Island, which is officially called Swaraj Island, is a very popular tourist destination. Its beautiful beaches and resorts are also very well known. Here we bring to you 5 resorts where you can chill out and have the time of your life. Also Read - Why Plan a Trip to The Andamans in Summer
1. Havelock Island Beach Resort
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The Havelock Island Beach Resort is surrounded all around by tropical greenery and it has beautiful and lavish deluxe and suite cottages and provides world class room service. Their beach facing suite cottage would make for a perfect romantic getaway, with a candle light dinner under the palm trees. You could go swimming in the resort pool or opt for scuba diving which they provide, and it is just perfect for a honeymoon or family holiday.
The Deluxe Cottages are luxurious and spacious with all the amenities guests would require, and the price for a room starts from Rs 9,000. The Beach Facing Suite Cottage too has the same amenities but the price for it starts from Rs 11,000.
2. SeaShell Havelock Resort
The SeaShell Havelock Resort is located on a magnificent white seafront studded with coconut and palm trees, and as per its web page, it combines simplicity with comfort, rustic charm with modern elegance. With cozy individual timber cottages, the resort offers breath-taking views of the sea, the sunrise and the sunset. It offers guest the chance to unwind, recharge, and rejuvenate in the lap of nature.
The SeaShell offers different types of lodging, and they are the Andaman Villa for Rs 9,500, the Andaman Cottage for Rs 10,500, the Andaman Chalet for Rs 11,500, the Andaman Lagoon for Rs 12,500, the Havelock Cabana for Rs 15,000, and the Andaman Bungalow for Rs 21,500.
3. Haywizz Havelock Island Resort
The Haywizz Havelock Island Resort is located close to the beach and approximately 500 metre from the main harbour. It is a two storied building with 48 rooms and it has an in-house restaurant. The rooms are equipped with all the amenities that guests require, and it has a swimming pool, coffee shop and spa within the premises.
The Haywizz offers two kinds of rooms, a Deluxe Room with a private pool starting at Rs 7,354, and a Premium Room with a view of the pool starting at Rs 5,936.
4. Ocean Pearl Beach Resort
The Ocean Pearl Beach Resort, which is surrounded by mangroves, white sand beaches, coral reefs, and a colorful array of aquatic life, consists of 20 Deluxe Cottages, Deluxe Rooms and Eco Huts. It serves Indian and Continental cuisines and fresh seafood and also arranges candle light dinners on request. Apart from that it offers activities like snorkeling, scuba diving, charter boat rides and game fishing like angling or trolling.
The Ocean Pearl offers Deluxe Rooms starting at Rs 3,257 and Deluxe Cottages starting at Rs 4,577.
5. Outback Resorts
The Outback Resort is surrounded by luscious green tropical trees, close to a pristine beach and clear blue waters. Its interiors have a more contemporary outlook, uniquely designed and crafted by artists. The resort gives an essence of nature committed to conservation through the eco-friendly recycled plastic installations. It offers some of the best North Indian curries along with Continental and Oriental fare. And that’s not all, they also have an in-house diving instructor who will take you scuba diving and teach you how to dive.
There are eight AC rooms in total that are well furnished, spacious and comfortable and the price for one night is Rs 4,156.