Goa is not all about the party, the booze & the beach. Goa is also quiet & quaint! These stay experiences in Goa will leave you yearning for more.
There are no signboards, no advertisements. Spread over 24 acres of land, this hidden gem is nestled in the hills of Aldona, North Goa overlooking a winding tributary of the River Mandovi. Avanilaya is one of the most spectacular Goan villas you will find, with incredible views of the surrounding greenery and river.
The rooms are huge! And the bathrooms are almost like living spaces. The food is so fresh, colourful and delicious, it will blow you away. You have to be here to experience the charm of this place. Ideal for a romantic getaway, a private party or a small wedding, Avanilaya will re-define your experience of Goa. (Click to book)
A bend in the river, more like a creek; a solitary boat inspiring endless thought. Quiet waters holding conversations with blissful hornbills; a flourishing frangipani on the sprawling lawns. Rustic cottages inspiring a break from the humdrum. The allure to laze in the azure pool. Winding paths amidst lush tropical greens. The waft of the distant sea. This place is poetic! There is a reason why Olaulim Backyards is rated 1st among 832 specialty lodges across Goa on tripadvisor. Olaulim is an experience to savour.
There are many activities to keep one busy such as kayaking, infinity pool, honesty bar, walks and bicycles. The rooms are lovely with outdoor bathrooms. Also, animal watching has never been so funny with a donkey, a goat, 3 dogs and a cat to keep you entertained. There is also a huge diversity of birds to spot. The food will spoil you and so will the warmth of the hosts. (Click to book)
Nestled on the slope of a hill in the Sahyādri range, is the perfect vacationing spot for the stressed out living souls. All day you can hear the sweet nothings whispered by the neighbouring birds, lying in the courtyard area or the patio, or you can chill out in pool sipping the beverages.
Ranked #2 among 169 B&Bs/Inns of Bardez region in Goa, Capella Homestay is a luxurious, boutique guesthouse situated on a private, forested hill in the sleepy village of Parra (neighbouring Arpora, close to Calangute-Baga-Anjuna). Capella is the perfect choice for birdwatchers and nature lovers looking for a relaxed holiday in tranquil surroundings. (Click to book)
Coco Shambhala is ranked 1st among 93 Hotels in Bardez on Trip Advisor. Coco Shambhala is stylish, truly individual and awash with character and charm. If you are looking to get away from the stress of city life, then head for Coco Shambala. It’s an excellent place for soul detox. It’s quiet, private and far from the madding crowd.
The staff is exceptional. The kitchen staff will pamper you with mouth watering delicacies from around the world. The pool is absolutely amazing with no chlorine. The villas are truly luxurious and make you feel so relaxed and comfortable. The best part of the villa is the indoor plunge pool. The living area at the top of the villa is the perfect place to unwind and have some great food. (Click to book)