Quinta da Santana- Luxury Country Villa 1
Hosted by Cristovao
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2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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The Farm House is located in the picturesque village of Raia. You will find yourself cradled in the midst of Hills, Valleys and springs in a wooded environment
The Farm House is an excellent blend of the modern and the traditional.
It shares its neighbourhood with the likes of Rachol Seminary and other Ancient Churches.
My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, and families.Particularly those wishing for a long stay.
All the villas are self catering.

The space

Goa, is an amazing all time paradise for tourists from all over the world and India. This beautiful state is adorned with soothing beaches, Fragrant flora and Fauna, Aesthetic Churches & Temples and a golden cultural heritage where east meets west and where people of all religions and communities live in peace and harmony.

Amidst this wonderful place called Goa is Quinta Da Santana a Heritage Manor House situated in The beautiful picturesque village of Raia in the south of Goa.

Once inside the grounds of the Manor house you will find yourself surrounded by nature, cradled in the midst of Hills, Valleys and Springs in a Wooded serene environment. Beside the Manor House there are two pool side villas and one cottage perched on top of the hill, all within the grounds of the Manor House. The villas are fully furnished with facilities, blending the modern and the traditional for a relaxing and rejuvenating holiday. One must visit the place to experience the harmony between humans and nature. The beautiful swimming pool filled with natural spring water offers you Privacy in the midst of this wooded and serene environment.

Guest access

The pool side villa is comfortable and spacious consisting of a bedroom, A sitting room, toilet and Bathroom with wardrobe and cupboards and also a kitchenette. The kitchenette is equipped with a dining table, large fridge, a sink, a microwave, an electric kettle, crockery, cutlery and drinking glasses. Unlimited filtered water is available to the guests. The adjacent living room has a sofa set with a coffee table. The bedroom has a very large TV with satellite network, having various English, Hindi and Sports channels. The bathroom which is large and spacious has a water heater with hot water available round the clock.

The gazebo across the garden from the swimming pool consists of a full equipped kitchen along with a dining area with a large dining table, in case guests wish to cook their own meals. There is a cooking gas range and also an induction cooker in the gazebo. Guests can use this place for breakfast, lunch and dinner or just to relax, have a drink or read a book.

Interaction with guests

I will be present during the checking in of guests. In the case of my unavailability, my staff will be available.

Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises

Security Deposit ₹6500
Weekly Discount: 10%
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 double bed

House Rules
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in time is 3PM - 5PM
Check out by 11AM

You must also acknowledge
Pet(s) live on property - Two Dogs


Safety features
Fire extinguisher

2 nights minimum stay

19 Reviews

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Mathangi User Profile
October 2017
Quinta de Santa was a beautiful , quiet , calm , well maintained place.true to the pictures on the site , intact better . Very tastefully done cottages . Chris and his wife were fantastic hosts. Highly recommended place for travellers .

Jahnvi User Profile
August 2017
We had the most peaceful 3 day stay at Cristovao's place. The property is lush green, soothing and perfectly quiet. The villa was cozy and comfortable, it felt like home. We enjoyed long walk around the place in late evenings and the beautiful also peaceful beaches that were a short drive away. The island kitchen in poolside is very cute, definitely far superior cooking experience than regular kitchens! Its a perfect get away for a few days as you really get all the peace and quiet you miss in cities. It was Nice to wake to up to sounds of birds chirping, sometimes peacock.. the location is tricky so you should mark it in advance, the phone signals are erratic.. but that actually is a boon. Cris is very sweet, he helped us all along in arranging transportation and suggesting places to visit. Would recommend to all city dwellers looking for a few days of rejuvenation.

Jayesh User Profile
July 2017
This place is heaven .. the flowery fragrance in air and rare birds chirping all around u ... amidst hills n vally and a true goa experience .. if u are bored with touristy goa , just books this place and spend ample time ... Christav is a gem of a host .. and this clearly is a hidden gem ...

Deepak User Profile
July 2017
Great experience

Amrita User Profile
July 2017
You can have the most private time here. It feels like home. We had an intense experience.

Vidhu User Profile
June 2017
The verdant landscape, a sparkling pool, and an extremely courteous host- the combination of three made our monsoon trip to South Goa an unforgettable one. Minus the shrills of urbanity, the place provides for all possible amenities you need for a lovely vacation. You have to see to believe how meticulously Mr. Cristovao has carved out this place. There are few things which you can take care of, from your end. Ensure you have some vehicle to commute, although I am sure Mr. Cristovao can help you with that. You have to take care of your meals. But despite being secluded, its close to several popular restaurants of the South- Pentagon, Zeebops, Martins, Nostalgia, Aura etc. And the amazing open kitchen will definitely tempt you to get your groceries and cook a lunch. This tranquil stay will give you the pleasure of exploring the countryside of Goa like never before. Only minor suggestion is that a swing or a hammock in this almost perfect place will make me wanna come back even sooner :) P.S.- Please don't follow (SENSITIVE CONTENTS HIDDEN) maps in trying to reach here. Simply follow the route instructions of Mr. Cristovao and you shall save a lot of time

Deepshikha User Profile
June 2017
If you are stressed out and tired of the city and want a weekend just for yourself with a loved one, you have come to the right place. This place is a resurrection of all things beautiful in life and the pictures just do not do enough justice. The icing on the cake is Chris, who is a very gracious and accommodating host.

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Cristovao User ProfileCristovao is a superhost.

My name is Cristovao Francisco Das Merces Vas Falcao in Portuguese, in short Christopher or Chris in English. I am an Educationist having started various primary schools in South Goa. Presently I am Chairman/managing trustee of St Anne's educational Trust which manages and runs The St Anne's group of Educational Institutions having its registered office at Fatorda - Margao - Goa.
Beside education my passion and hobbies include collecting and restoring vintage and classic cars which can be viewed and admired at my farm, Quinta Da Santana, situated in the beautiful village of Raia in South - Goa. Quinta Da Santana has a Manor farm house surrounded by nature and cradled in the midst of hills and valleys in a wooded serene environment - a nature lovers paradise - and it is here that I spend all of my free time. My hobbies also include travelling, meeting people from different countries, reading and sipping Single Malt Scotch Whisky.
Its been a few months now that The Manor House at Quinta Da Santana has been opened for guests to come and stay and enjoy the beauty of the place. To play host to these guests remains my favourite pass time

Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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