Photos and Description of this homestay cottage
cottage sleeps 6, 2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 3 sit out balconies, garden
‘Little Paradise’ is an elegantly styled private fully airconditioned cottage, located in the lush and peaceful valley of Assagao in North Goa. The architecture of the cottage is of goan style with mangalore tiled roofing, white washed walls and large bay windows, whilst the interiors are designed to be modern and contemporary and furnished with all amenities.
The cottage is set in landscaped tropical gardens with 3 sit out spaces for eating, reading, meditation or just sunbathing and is perfectly suited for those who are seeking a quiet home away from home, yet minutes away from the colorful markets, restaurants, cafes, churches, forts and the laid back beaches of Goa.
The main upper unit of the cottage has a large master bedroom (sleeps upto 4) and spacious attached bathroom, a living area which seats 10 people (also designed to sleep 2), and a fully equipped european style open kitchen with a dining table which seats 6 people. The lower unit has a bedroom, pantry and bathroom.
Location & distances: Surrounded by lush green forests on 3 sides, ‘Little Paradise’ lies on the little road that's winds down into the valley of Assagao from the small market town of Mapusa (3km) and ends at the fishing village of Chapora (6km).
One hour from nearest Airport, Dabolim (52 km)
15 minutres from nearest railway station, Thivim (10 km)
10 minutes from nearest highway intersection (5 km)
20 minutes from nearest ferry, Betim (15 km)
25 minutes from capital City, Panaji (17 km)
5 minutes from Mapusa Town (3 km)
7 minutes drive south to the nearest beach: the quiet Little Vagator Beach (5 km)
Grocery stores, goan and german bakeries, excellent local, world, fusion cuisine restaurants, vegetarian & health cafes, great breakfasts, lunch, beer, cocktails, bars, nightclubs, wholesale vegetable and fruit markets, all night flea markets, boutique shopping, swimming pools…all just a 5-10 minutes drive away!
about Goa and The Assagao Valley: Goa was a Portuguese colony for 450 years before becoming a part of the Indian Union in 1961. There is still visible a distinct Portuguese / European flavor that has permeated all aspects of Goa’s life including its food, religion, language, festivals, dances and of course names. Goa the highest per capita income in India, the lowest infant mortality rate is one of the highest literacy rates in India.
Goa is famous for the beauty of its countryside, palm groves, rice paddies and 106 kilometers of sandy beaches – many of them still pristine – and indescribably colorful sunsets over the Arabian Sea. It offers its visitors an unexpectedly diverse blend of Indian and Mediterranean European culture, with colorful saris, exotic flowers and birds, Oriental bazaars and Mediterranean markets, well-preserved medieval forts and churches. It’s one of the most affluent Indian states and definitely the one with the most zest for life.
Nearby Attractions: Mapusa town, 3 km away features a bustling outdoor market every day, culminating into frenzy, on Fridays. Wednesdays is the famous Anjuna Flea Market and Saturday Night Ingo’s market which features an outdoor stage with music and acts, food and some very interesting artisan stalls. The nearest beach is a 5 minutes drive from the cottage with restaurants, and cafes serving excellent food, Choose from Greek, French, Italian, Indian and of course the traditional Goan cuisine. The Purple Valley Yoga Retreat opposite the Little Paradise cottage offers excellent yoga classes, Watsu Goa offers water therapy and The Ayurvedic Clinic in Assagao has traditional kerala massage and healing. The Animal Rescue and El Shaddai Child Rescue Centres are also located in Assagao. The acclaimed Natural Birthing Centre also lies a minutes walk from the cottage.
Apart from this, skateboarding gokarting, paragliding, jet skis, water sports and a bustling nightlife with clubs and bars are 10-15 minutes away.
‘Little Paradise’ is a charming cottage set in 1200 sq.m. of tropical private gardens and lush green. It is located in the peaceful valley of Assagao in North Goa, between the Arabian Sea at Little Vagator beach and the small vibrant market town of Mapusa. The cottage is elegantly styled with mangalore tiled roofs, white washed walls of laterite, large bay windows and private sit out spaces for dining, reading, meditation or just sunbathing! The interiors of the cottage is contemporary and stylish, furnished with all modern amenities.
Surrounded by lush green on 3 sides, ‘Little Paradise’ lies on the little road thats winds down
into the valley of Assagao from the small market town of Mapusa (3km) and ends at the fishing village of Chapora (6km).
The cottage is a 5 minute drive to the nearest beach: the quiet Little Vagator Beach, the popular Anjuna Beach & the quaint fishing village of Chapora (5 km), a 10 minute drive south to popular Baga & Calangutebeaches and a 20 minute drive north to serene untouched Morjim, Asvem, Mandrem beaches.Magnificient forts, churches and temples, stately goan manor homes, grocery stores, bakeries, restaurants, health cafes, whole sale vegetable and fruit bazaars, night and day flea markets, bird watching, scenic cruises, swimming, massage, reiki, yoga – all within 10 minutes from the Little Paradise cottage.
The cottage is located in Assagao, one of the tiniest and most peaceful villages of the Velhas Conquistas of Bardez, tucked into the corner of northern Goa that rests peacefully in verdant hills covered in cashew groves. Famous for the healing power of its spring water, its exquisite tropical gardens and gentle breezes from the Arabian Sea, Assagao remains relatively untouched by the growing tourism.
In Assagao you have the best of both worlds: peace and tranquillity and a true sense of being in a community with the local people. Here you can become immersed in their world and the Goan way of living. One wakes every morning up to sweet birdsong - bulbuls, woodpeckers and birds of colourful plumage. Quaint village mansions dot the village and a time-worn landmark known as “Cator”. The valley, populated by a Hindu-Catholic mix, is well known for its age-old, white-washed church - The Church of St Cajetan. The International Animal Rescue, Ayurvedic Massage Centre, El-Shaddai Children’s Homes, Watsu Goa and The Natural Birthing Centre is all within a few minutes walk from the Little Paradise cottage.
Goa is famous for the beauty of its countryside, palm groves, rice paddies and 106 kilometers of sandy beaches, and indescribably colorful sunsets over the Arabian Sea. It offers its visitors an unexpectedly diverse blend of Indian and Mediterranean European culture, with colorful saris, exotic flowers and birds, oriental bazaars and mediterranean markets, well-preserved medieval forts, churches and temples.
Though normally more associated with beaches, parties, heritage and colourful markets rather than Wilderness and remote landscapes, Goa can be full of surprise for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts. The lakes and rivers form the life of Goa and offers a rich biodiversity and scenic beauty that can be enjoying through back water cruises, kayaking or simply canoeing through the waterways. Rock climb, walk and cycle trek through scenic waterfalls, dense forests and historical places. Or even white water raft Mahdei/Surla Rivers in Goa through the exhilarating monsoons.
Get a good chance of watching rare and beautiful plants and animals along the plains, mountains, forests and tropical rainforests of Goa on wildlife trips. Kayak through sea caves, explore offshore islands, and snorkel the marine reserves that are filled with abundant marine treasures.
Apart from this, skateboarding gokarting, paragliding, jet skis, water sports and a bustling nightlife with clubs and bars are 10-15 minutes away.Показать больше
Для совершения бронирования необходимо уточнить у владельца свободно ли жилье в запрашиваемый период.
Уточните у владельца наличие свободных мест и другую интересующую вас информацию.