Puri is one of the most frequented and extremely important pilgrimage destinations for many devotes throughout India. Considered as the fortress of faith and spiritualism, Puri is one of the ancient towns of Orissa known for the world famous temple of Lord Jagannath and the attractive sea beaches. Specifically during the month of July, that the famous Rath Yatra is held and lakhs of tourists center on for observing and celebrating it. There are plenty of Puri hotels and Puri beach hotels that
offer quality accommodation.
Apart from the renowned temple, many tourists including families and kids enjoy a holy as well as fun filled dip in the sea. As per the local myth and beliefs, devotes who visit Puri must take a holy dip in the sea which would show them the path of Moksha or salvation.. The beach is located just 2 kms away from the Puri railway station. The beach gets crowded round the year with quite much number of vendors, acrobats and food stalls. Unlike other sea beaches in the country, Puri beach is relatively safer from under currents and high tides and hence secure for swimming and playing.The neat and vast coastlines also provide apt space for the children to play around as well as enjoy horse rides which are not too expensive. The kids would find unique varieties of sea shells lying on the beach. Apart from kids, the sea beach (Swargadwar side) is also an ideal spot for couples who can enjoy evening strolls and watching the setting sun together. For foodies, the beach offers various eatery stalls comprising junk food and some mouth watering seafood. Lucky tourists may also find some sand artists indulged in forming sand sculptures, fortune tellers and skilled monkeys dancing to tunes. Tourists can also venture out to the nearby beaches around Puri like the Balighai beach, Beleshwara beach, Ramchandi beach etc.
Puri beach hotels
Among the various Puri hotels, Hotel Holiday Resort is counted as one of the best hotels in Puri near beach for its proximity to the sea beach. With nearly 85% tourists recommending the hotel with comments like, “room was good with sea view” and “superb destination at Puri” as well as well amenities that include swimming pool, sauna and zaccuzi, surely make it as one the best Puri beach hotels. With 71% recommendation and good location and hospitality, Hotel Asian Inn is also among the best hotels in Puri near beach. Hotel Nayak Plaza is also a referred budget Puri hotels and among the other Puri beach hotels. The hotel with comments like, "good location" and "budget-hotel, will refer others", surely enlists it as one of the best hotels in Puri near beach.
Puri Beaches & Beach Hotels & Resorts