It’s Goa time guys! The Goa Carnival is on its way (10th- 13th February) and there really is no better time to be in Goa. From the huge colourful parades that take over the state’s cities with bands, floats and dances, and lit-up evenings that eases into the morning with all the serious partying. This carnival is meant for incessant feasting-drinking-merrymaking. We’ve handpicked 5 gorgeous stays to make your holiday even more memorable.
This one’s is a perfect luxury rental villa that sits on the gentle slope of a quiet hill outside Calangute. The landscaped gardens climb up and down the slopes of Summertime: there are fruits trees, a mini- walking garden, a koi pond, a waterfall and some fabulous views of a peaceful Goa, something that is increasingly difficult to find. The secluded villa and the gardens are a bird- watcher’s delight, and flowering plants attract a number of butterflies and dragonflies.
How about renting a magnificent waterfront Portuguese Estate on the banks of the Chapora river – a two-minute walk from the world famous Morjim Beach known for its Ridley Turtle habitat! Share unforgettable moments with your loved ones in the verandahs and balcaos with sweeping views of the river through swaying coconut trees. This is an ideal stay for travellers looking for an extraordinary vacation experience.
If you’ve been eager to get pampered at one of those luxury resorts, then this is your chance to experience hospitality at its best. This barefoot retreat has been carefully designed to excite all the senses. So relax and unwind in one of their tropical houses and leave the stress of modern life behind. This is a hidden slice of paradise.
This gorgeous resort is a perfect destination to rejuvenate your senses. Gear up for mouth-watering delicacies at the spacious diner and enjoy a multitude of Continental flavours from morning to the evening. Sip on a glass of wine, feel the ocean breeze in your hair and really unwind.
This resort is situated on the clean, pristine and white sandy beaches of Colva in South Goa. The resort gives an experience of residing in an untouched, private and meditative environment. It is located in the midst of greenery and tropical plants, with the beach and sea on one side and paddy fields on the other. They facilitate an all-day dining restaurant and bar, a beach shack, there is also a large swimming pool with a demarcated kids section and deck for sun-bathing. What else is required for a perfect stay.
Looking forward to some much-needed dose of sun, sand and sea?