Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
This apartment is in a great location for a holiday in Goa. Arpora is just a short drive from Baga and Calangute beaches where you can spend the day eating, sleeping, sunbathing ad chatting with friendly local residents. Arpora itself has a large amount of good quality restaurants, water parks, and two famous night markets so there is lots of evening entertainment within walking distance.
The Lagoa Azul is a popular resort in the area. The resort has two large pools, the Tabla Restaurant and evening entertainment. A Christmas and New Year they host some of the most spectacular Gala Dinner nights in the area.
This apartment is located overlooking the pool on the second floor and has a living area with LCD TV and satellite TV, a modern fitted kitchen and a bedroom (with twin/double beds) with an ensuite bathroom. It is perfect for two people. There is air conditioning in both the bedroom and living room.
Local restaurants are just minutes away if you dont wish to grab a taxi in the evening. Most of the Arpora restaurants are within walking distance and just take minutes to get to. There is also the hotel Table restaurant if you want to stay close by and watch the evening entertainment. Anyone staying in this apartment is entitled to a discount on the restaurant bill at the table so why not use it!
For local supplies there is a supermarket, fresh fruit and veg stalls in Arpora, numerous gift shops and taylors plus a beauty parlour.
Arpora is a great little market village with numerous family restaurants and bars. You dont have to go far for nightly (website hidden) is also a short drive to Baga and Calangute. There is a supermarket, bank, fresh fruit stalls,pharmacy, gift stalls, many restaurants servings food and drink. there is also a water park in Arpora for the kids and adults plus 2 large night markets on a Saturday night.
Transport is everywhere in Arpora Goa. Bike and car hire is on your doorstep. Taxi's are in abundance, tuk tuks sit waiting for you by the Church. You can even pick up a motorbike taxi in Arpora and dont forget an Indian bus!
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Baga 2 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Dabolim 42 km, Nearest railway: Tivim 8 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, Swing set|
The Goa/West India region
Goa has all the swaying palms and white sand beaches you could ever want, but to go beyond he beach and you'll find hidden delights. Portuguese mansions and Hindu temples, bike rides among shimmering rice paddies, walks through lush spice plantations. Discover the tropical indulgences of India's most laid back
region'. (Lonely Plant 5th edition)
Goa is found midway down the Western Coast of India, tucked between the states of Maharashtra and Karnataka. It is the smallest state of India being just 3700sq km..
Goa's climate is distinctive. Hot days mingle with cooler evenings between November and February. Things then hot up a little as the air gets more moist with the approach of the monsoons between March and May. June to Sept see's the sometimes relentless torrents of rain that the monsoon can bring with wild and wet days intertwined with magical calm sunny ones. Post monsoon, the temperatures are still in their mid 30's with night time temperatures and humidity giving little relief from the daytime heat.
There are about 1.4 million people in Goa, with a large number still living in rural communities. There is a good mixture of people in Goa, with approximately 33% Catholic, 65 % Hindu, 1% Muslim and 1% being made up of other religions. English is widely spoken in the state along with the native tongue Konkani and
the national language Hindi.Goa was taken by the Portuguese in the 16th Century and remained a Portuguese colony until 1961 when the Indian army liberated Goa. The state became India's 25th in 1987, after that date Goa started to make a mark for itself on the tourism map. Portuguese architecture is still widely seen in Goa and gives it much of its character.
Arpora has many restaurants with wifi, shops, coffee shop & bakery, atm and a chemist are all within walking distance.
Arpora is a village close to the North Goa beach belt, in India's tourism-destination state. Very famous for it's night market," Ingo's Saturday Night Market". Open during the tourist season, it's a colorful vast market. Consisting of people from around the world selling and showcasing their goods. Be it the musical mouth harps or mouthwatering food, you can find it all here.
2 Water Parks are also within 2 km of Arpora Village plus the 2 Saturday Night Markets and Club Cabana.