Standing amidst a rich tropical grove in Benaulim, this palatial Portuguese establishment comes with a flourishing orchard of coconut, mango, jackfruit, myriad spices, and the fragrant rose, which is sprawled over a massive area of 4000 sq. metres. Roofed in Mangalore tiles and adorned in dyad shades of burnt-sienna and pale yellow, the house features a colonnade of doors that have classic cusped arches and a delicate wrought-iron frame. Housing a well-equipped kitchen and a massive bedroom, this self-catering accommodation can easily host up to five guests, including children. Attired in ample floral drapes, the accommodation features a cosy sitting space decked in woven chairs and a four-seat table, which is separated by a latticework wooden screen from the bedroom. An exquisitely engraved bed in redwood sits flanked by tall windows that open out to the spacious front porch. Dress to the nines for your romantic dinner date with the help of a gorgeous Queen Anne wardrobe and a dresser! The en suite bathroom features wrought-iron windows, which lend a breezy laidback vibe to the stoic well-tiled interiors. While you can whip up a sumptuous meal in the kitchen that boasts a four-burner gas hob, a large refrigerator, and a microwave oven, the area houses plentiful beach shacks and bars that serve mouth-watering seafood delicacies along with mellifluous live music.
It is an 200 years old colonial house. The house was built over a period of time. The heritage home features massive stone structure with 35 cms broad walls and a high roof. The house is still well-maintained and has a beautiful garden. The home has old antique furniture and big windows with door like appearance. Due to the high cieling these homes offer good temperature conditions round the year.The bedroom has a doublebed, a big cupboard with a full length mirror for clothes , a writing desk and a dressing table.All the furnitures have been carved with italian marble by local carpenters in an antique manner. A kitchenette is provided to the guests for cooking.
The very few rules are: 1. Guests are required to provide valid identification at the time of check-in. 2. All boys/men are not allowed. Only couples or family is allowed. 3. Smoking is not allowed inside the rooms. There is a large open area outside the home for smoking. 4. As the hosts stay in the home, They expect complete discipline. The guests can have fun but they should not create loud noise.
The heritage home is 2 kms from the Benaulim beach, and 4 kms from the town. The place is not densely populated and all the necessary items can be procured from the village. It is at a short walking distance from the serene Benaulim Beach and is situated on the main road near a bus stop. It is nearly 13 kms from the Menezes Braganza Pereira House, 6.5 kms from the Varca beach, 9.9 kms from utorda beach, 9.1 kms from Majorda beach, roughly 30 kms from Japanese garden and the naval aviation museum. Big Foot Cross Museum is only 12 kms away.
Check In: 12:00 pm Check Out: 12:10 pm
Get a full refund if you cancel a full fourteen days before check-in. However, in case of no show or cancellation after this duration, the entire booking amount will be retained.
This beautiful property is situated right next to the serene Benaulim beach which has an in house restaurant which serves delicious continental food. The property has a spacious living room along with a fully functional kitchen and dining area. Truly a wonderful place to stay the next time you head out to Goa.
Just the place I was looking for