Divar Island, Goa, India Accommodations

Accommodations in Divar Island

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3br Home/Apartment
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Pets Allowed
  • Parking
The SpaceA charming Portuguese era house, it has been the ancestral home of the Silveira family for over 100 years. It is located in the village of Malar on the beautiful island of Divar. The villa comprises of 3 bedrooms (two fully furnished and the third partially), a hall, family lounge, dining room and a large kitchen. The villa is built around its own well but has a separate municipal water connection. It is situated on the island of Divar in the Mandovi river and is only accessible from the mainland by the ferry.The ferry connectivity is (URL HIDDEN) runs every 15 mins and connects to the mainland at two locations viz. Ribandar and Old Goa.
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1br Home/Apartment
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    Home/Apartment
    Excellent
    10 reviews
    2br Home/Apartment
    • Smoking Allowed
    • Pets Allowed
    • Parking
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    2br house
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    2br house
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    Hotel
    10br 3.5-star Hotel
    • Breakfast
    • Gym
    • Parking
    • Pets Allowed
    • Swimming Pool
    • Wifi
    Situated in Divar Island, this bed & breakfast is within 3 mi (5 km) of Arch of the Viceroys, Church of St. Cajetan, and Basilica of Bom Jesus. Sé Cathedral and Cathedral of Santa Catarina are also within 3 mi (5 km).
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    3br Home/Apartment
      The SpaceAbout the property The Luduvina villa has three bedrooms (two of them are open spaces) and two bathrooms. It also has extra matress that are suitable for children (two single matress) located in the gallery, large living area of the house. The main bathroom, extends to the outside patio. The entrance room or hall, is very spacious and bright, it can be used as a workshop / work place or bedroom. Guest AccessAttractions and distance The Luduvina villa is located on the island of Chorao, outside the tourist center and away from the intensive development undergone in Goa. An hour's drive from the Dabolim airport, the island is 8 km by 3 km and has around 8000 inhabitants. It is accessible by two ferries: -Ribandar (Panjim side): 10 mn to cross the mandovi river, then 5 mn to reach the house by car. -Pomburpa (Mapusa side): 1 mn to cross the river, then 3 mn to reach the house by car. Location – neighborhood description It can be accessed by a bridge on the east side Bicholim. The isolated nature ensures a quiet and calm (remember that the "calm" in India is different from that in Europe ...), location in Chorao, while allowing you to be at the heart of the city in 30 minutes in the cities of Panjim, Mapusa and the beaches. Interaction with GuestsAmenities •It has a equipped kitchen with a gas stove (2 gas), and dining room are located in the same space, open to the outside and extended by a terrace. •There is also a storage room where are the pantry and the refrigerator. •Vendors deliver fresh produce daily, (shrimp, fish, vegetables, fruits, bread...). If you put a bag on the fence and ask the bread man, you can have fresh bread every morning, at the door! for 2,5 rs each bread. •Natacha will welcome you in the Villa Luduvina and show you how work the house. •Luis and Maria, the neighbour, own the house with me and can tell you every thing about the secrets of Chorao Island. •Nasima goes to clean the house once a week. IIt is aso possible for Nasima to cook you a delicious fish curry and rice (traditional Goan dish) •Peter & Santana takes care of the garden and stewardship of the house. The NeighborhoodOn the island, is one of the last mangroves in India, it is home to the Birds Salim Ali bird Sancatuary, named after the renowned ornithologist of India. On Pomburba side, once you cross the ferry, little further on the left, take the first right and discover the lovely and peacefull Pomburpa spring. Prefer in week time than week end (less people) and enjoy the fresh spring water! There is a nice restaurant at the entrance. From Chorao, you can access to the 3 differents main cities of north Goa. You can reach each city from 3 differents side on the island: - Mapusa (Pomburpa ferry): very good for market and way to beaches (Vagator/anjuna/mandrem/ashwem direction) -Panjim (Ribandar ferry): capital of Goa, good to go out and any kind of shoping - Bicholim (bicholim road: east of Chorao): less touristic, more "india city". Beautifull road in the middle of cashews plantation and rice field. Nice lake in Mayem, good market for food. - Goa hot spots: Saturday night market near Vagator and flee market every wednesday in Anjuna. Getting AroundSudesh can pick you up at the airport and drop you at the Luduvina Villa, he will charge 1400 rs for that. If necessary he can assist you in your trips to Hampi, Gokarna or Dudhsagar falls. Other Things to NoteNatacha will welcome you and explain how works the house. Each bedroom has its own double wooden and confortable bed (home made design), with mosquito net that you can fix very easily. The house has a well, and the water is pumped from there to the water tank on the roof. When the water-tank is empty, you just have to plug the pump, and don't forget to unpluged it when it overflows. It's not drinkable water. You can find all the bedsheets, towels, blankets, pillows and mosquito net in the big yellow cupboard (partition between the gallery and the open bedroom). In the entrance you can find the time table of the pomburpa ferry. No need time table on Ribandar side, it works continusly. You can get ferries all night long but you have to ask for a "special ferry" (50 Rs) and horn to get it, after midnight on Pomburpa side and after 2am on Ribandar side. Even during day time you can ask for a "special ferry" if you're late... There are some small shops on Chorao Island, about 5 mn walking, on Saoud side, where you could buy grocery products ( Alcino's and Raju's). As restaurant you have two option on Chorao, close by: - Fatima, at Lafayette Restaurant (Saoud, near main church) - Rocky, at Rockshells Restaurant (Pomburpa ferry side). Rocky can deliver food at home.
      hotel
      60br hotel
      • Breakfast
      • Gym
      • Parking
      • Pets Allowed
      • Swimming Pool
      • Wifi
      Situated in Divar Island, this spa resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Sé Cathedral, Chapel of St Catherine, and Archaeological Museum. Kristu Kala Mandir Art Gallery and Tomb of St. Francis Xavier are also within 3 mi (5 km).
      Bedroom
      Bedroom
      • Wifi
      • Pets Allowed
      • Breakfast
      • Parking
      • Swimming Pool
      The SpaceWe have a wonderful swimming pool with sun beds, and a gazebo sit out. The gardens are great for games in addition to the badminton court come basket ball court. Guest AccessAll my Guest come through the front door. Interaction with GuestsEither my team or I will be available to help, assist or guide you during your stay. The NeighborhoodIt is just a beautiful, peaceful village, very clean with lots of greenery,nice walks, birds etc etc. A great place to relax and unwind. The villagers are friendly and helpful. The island is full of little bars with a few little restaurants. Just a great escape and getaway. Getting AroundWe have peddle bikes available on the property. Hire of scooters or cars can be arranged. Taxi's and Bus are available on the Island to get you to the main land.
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      1br Other
      • Smoking Allowed
      • Pets Allowed
      Moradia dos Quadros is a heaven on earth where you can find total solitude along with getting away from the busy online world leaving your gadgets at peace and enjoying the real beauty of a Goan countryside where peacocks call out to you...
      Retreat
      Retreat
        The 2-star Divar Island Guest House Retreat offers comfort and convenience whether you're on business or holiday in Goa. The hotel offers a high standard of service and amenities to suit the individual needs of all travelers. Photocopying, printer, taxi service, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park are just some of the facilities on offer. Some of the well-appointed guestrooms feature television LCD/plasma screen, air conditioning, fan, satellite/cable TV, toiletries. Access to the hotel's outdoor pool, pool (kids), garden will further enhance your satisfying stay. For reliable service and professional staff, Divar Island Guest House Retreat caters to your needs.
        Country House
        4br Country House
        • Wifi
        • Breakfast
        • Parking
        • Swimming Pool
        The SpaceThe meticulously restored 6000sq ft luxurious 4 bedroom Portuguese Villa is set amongst the abundant fruiting trees and a lush garden, the spaces are large and airy with high wooden ceilings and striking verandahs. The living space flows through a lobby into an equally spectacular lounge area opening into a delightfully tranquil courtyard with chikoo and mango trees, a semi-covered lounge area and a water body that sings a lullaby of soft aquatic music as the water flows from one pond to another. This is truly the heart of the house and one can spend endless hours sitting or snoozing on the fabulous day bed. The spaces have been designed to offer maximum privacy to every bedroom. Each of the four bedrooms is designed to have its own character and comes with customized, elegant antique furniture including poster beds, exquisite hand woven Indian textiles, luxurious 300thread-count linen and very spacious and modern four-fixture bathrooms. The villa also boasts of a well-designed swimming pool and sun deck. Guest AccessEntire Villa Garden Pool Sun Deck The NeighborhoodReaching the tiny but beautiful and culturally rich getaway “Chorao” with its sun-drenched and colorful old country houses is anything but a hassle... Relish an out-of-the-world experience with the ferry ride that is available both from Ribandar village [close to Panjim city] and Pomburpa village [close to Mapusa], to soak up the essence of the old Goa. Taking as less as 9 minutes from Ribandar and 5 minutes from Pomburpa, the unique ride, with one sitting on the ferry with his cycle, bike or even a car, on the pristine river Mandovi turns out to be quite invigorating, with jaw-dropping sights to savour. Getting AroundApart from the free ferries at your service that are available round the clock, there are two connecting bridges as well for the ease of commuters & travellers to Chorao: The 1-year-old Calvim bridge connecting Chorao to Aldona village and 32-year-old Tikhazan bridge connecting Chorao to Bicholim city. Nearest Airport- Dabolim Airport about 45 km and takes about 1hr and 10min Nearest Railway Station- Madgaon railway station which is approx. 60km away and takes about 1hr and 20min Other Things to NoteWe offer Chef on Call Service Excursions such as Yacht rides, Hot Air Balloon rides and Kayaking can be arranged.