This beautiful Goan home offers self-contained accomodation; a generous light-filled master bedroom with leafy outlook, one double bedroom and private verandah overlooking lush gardens. 'The Pereiras' is an elegant, restful home away from home. Here you can savour authentic and Homemade Goan and Indian Cuisine.
The villa is situated in the Port town of Vasco-da-Gama, which is the centre of Goa and is just 7 kms from the Airport and 3kms from the Vasco Railway Station.
The spacious air conditioned master bedroom has a King sized bed and two wardrobes. The second airconditioned bedroom has a queen sized bed. Between the rooms, there is a dining area where guests can relish authentic Goan Cusine. Both the rooms are on the first floor of the villa. There is direct access to both the rooms from the rear of the house.
Home cooked Goan meals (Veg and non veg) is available on request at a additional charge. We do not serve pork or beef dishes. Cooking is not allowed in the Villa. We can also arrange for transportation. And also bikes and cars for hire available on prior request. Please ask for more details.
The house is accessed via a stone staircase from the street(approx 30 steps to climb). There is no disabled access available. Guests will have to carry their own luggage up the stairs. This place is not advisable for people who find it difficult to climb. As regards parking, there is space for 1 car secure parking in the covered car park. There is ample free unlimited parking on the street below.
There is ample space for children to play in front of the house
Interaction with guests
There are two adjoining bunglows. One is being occupied by the Pereira family. The space for rent is only the top floor of one bunglow only. We have been living in this house for almost 5 generations and would be happy to assist with any of your queries about local hangouts, places to see etc. On the ground floor of the Bungalow, stays Mrs. Shalaka and her family. Mrs. Shalaka is the hostess and is know for her hospitality and also her cooking skills. Her speciality includes Indian and Goan food ; her food has been appreciated and relished by all. She will be the one you will be interacting during your stay.
Other things to note
24*7 Power Back-up facility
Breakfast is available and chargeable @INR 150/- per person.
Hot water geyser: 24 hrs water supply.
Wifi is available but has to be requested and is chargeable.
Rent a bike and car available at a very nominal charge.
MEALS:The menu will be shared once the booking is done by Mrs. Shalaka. It is required that ordering for meals needs to be done in advance at least 3 hrs prior; this is necessary as the meals are homemade and are specially cooked for each guest; there is no restaurant in the Villa. Meal timing will also be mentioned in the menu card. Since there is no nearby restaurants, it is required that the guests either walk to the restaurants in the City (it will take you around 20 minutes by walk to find the nearest restaurant) or hire a bike to move for their meals or else the requirement for meals needs to be conveyed to Mrs. Shalaka.
Laundry service is also available.
Airport Pick-up: INR 300/- (6am to 9:00pm); INR 350/- for (9pm to 11pm); INR 370/- (11pm to 6am)
Vasco Railway Station Pick-up/Drop: INR 150/- (6am to 9:00pm) and INR 200/- (9pm to 6am).
For other taxi charges you can download the official notification of the Department of Transport from the Goa Tourism Website.
On request an induction cooker is available. But there is no fully equipped kitchen.
Though it is at times difficult to locate the home through maps, as the Villa is situated on the side of a hillock, Guests are requested to communicate with the hosts as concerns directions before check-in.
Guests are required to produce a xerox copy of their id proof at check-in. For Guests from out of India, Passport and visa copy needs to be submitted.
1. Smoking is not allowed inside the house. However there is balcony and ample space outside to smoke
2. Guest will have to furnish a Government ID card on arrival
Guests will enjoy a relaxed stay filled with privacy. We are friendly and would be happy to share information about Goa to our guests, if required.