Patnem Beach is located in Canacona region (Canacona taluk) – the southernmost region of Goa. Near Patnem Beach resort such famous resorts as Palolem Beach and Agonda Beach are situated.
Patnem Beach is a 900 meters long, wide beautiful strip of golden sand, which reclined from both sides onto rocky headlands and capes. In the north of the resort you will be able to find small but very attractive Colomb Beach bay; in the south, just right behind the cape, Rajbaga Beach resort is located. Not so far away from Patnem Beach the only one five-star resort in whole Goa is placed – the Intercon the Grand Resort Goa.
Patnem Beach is fringed by palm trees in the north and by pine trees in the south. A small village stands just behind the beach. The Arabian Sea is shallow here. Patnem resort is often considered to be more quite and cozy place, the so-called gentle twin-resort of noisy and crowded Palolem Beach. Actually, that’s really so: Patnem is never overcrowded even in the peak season, on Christmas and New Year, and is an ideal place for complete relaxation away from any hustle and bustle of modern world. And if you get bored and have a mood for crazy funny parties visiting, than just few minutes by walking or by rickshaws services usage and you appear in Palolem Beach resort – the world of parties and active holidays.
But still Patnem Beach can’t be called totally deserted place: shacks and restaurants are taking most of the resort’s territory. There is a large selection of places to take a snack, cafes, shops which are selling souvenirs and many other necessary things for tourists.
There is no any luxury accommodation here – just nice bungalows, hatsus and modest guest-houses. Everything is kinda comfortable, besides the prices here are about average in South Goa.
Tourists who are coming to Patnem Beach resort spend almost all their time near the Sea, lying on deck chairs or in hammocks under soft tender sun rays. More active tourists can take some yoga classes, go for water sports, walk and take some excursions to different interesting attractions of the region.