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Comfortable Villa Ideally Located For Calangute Queen Of Beaches - Villa 37 - Castlegate

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

Villa 37 - Castlegate

The front door opens to a light and airy lounge with comfortable sofas, air con, ceiling fans, tata sky dish tv, dvd player and music system. The dining room has French doors to the patio/garden with cane chairs. Fully equipped kitchen with water filter, microwave, kettle, toaster, fridge/freezer and 4 ring gas stove. There's a utility room with washing machine and a downstairs toilet. All bedrooms are on the first floor. Master Bedroom: Double bed with bedside tables and chest of drawers, air con and ceiling fan. Door to balcony overlooking fields and palm trees. Walk in wardrobe with lockable safe. Attached bathroom with bath, shower, basin and w.c. Bedroom 2: Double bed with bedside tables and wardrobe, air con and ceiling fan. Double doors lead to Juliet balcony overlooking the pool. Bedroom 3: Twin beds with bedside tables and wardrobe, air con and ceiling fan. Bedrooms 2 and 3 share a shower room with basin and w.c. There is power back up in case of a power cut.


About the property

IN440

Orchard Villas is a gated community in Calangute, North Goa. It consists of 21 individually owned 2, 3 and 4 bedroom vibrantly coloured villas, the majority of which are kept for private use. 3 villas are currently available for rent which is helpful if you're a large group. The villas are ideally located for visiting all areas of North Goa. Whether your choice of holiday be sightseeing or sunbathing, Orchard Villas is a perfect base. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Goa is a mere 14 miles away and the palm fringed, beach shack adorned coast just a few minutes from the villa. The multitude of eateries in the area cater to every taste from 'cheap and cheerful' to 'a la carte' there is a restaurant to suit everyone. International cuisine can be found at most restaurants, not everyone in the group needs to enjoy Indian food. If you prefer to stay in and cook, there are several large supermarkets nearby where you can get many imported food items.


Owner
Kirsty Green
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, Punjabi, Hindi, Konkani
Calendar last updated:
26 January, 2017

About Kirsty Green

Our Villa owners both live in U.K. and enjoy holidaying in Goa. However, both run successful businesses which means they find it hard to use their villa as much as they would like. By sharing their second homes with other holidaymakers it helps to cover the maintenance costs that come with having a second home abroad. The villas are managed by myself, Kirsty and my husband, Pammy. I am from UK and Pammy is from North India. We both live full time in Goa with our 2 daughters and are on hand to help with anything during your stay.

Why Kirsty Green chose Bardez

Villa 37 ' Castlegate' Owners. We are a small family business based in the UK & after several enjoyable holidays in Goa we decided to buy this villa, we looked at many but on build quality & location this is outstanding. We love the position of this villa, it offers great views, it is sheltered from the constant noise of taxis & holiday makers yet only a ten minute walk to the shopping and eating areas in Calangute & another slow ten minute walk to the beach. Our plan is to retire here, but still ten years to go therefore we decided to share our second home with discerning holiday makers. Stuart and Kath.

What makes this villa unique

Villa 41 'Posada' Owners. We always dreamed of a holiday home in the sun and Orchard Villa's is perfect. We bought the villa off plan so was able to influence the layout of our open plan kitchen & dining room. Orchard Villa's give us a peaceful retreat with all the noise & colour of Calangute just a few minutes walk away. Pat and Amanda

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time during our recent stay at Orchard Villas. The complex is beautifully kept and the villa was brilliant, a great space with all the modern amenities and very well maintained. We enjoyed every minute of our time in Goa and thank you and your husband for making us feel welcome and

contributing to a lovely holiday.
Sep 2012
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Available Rentals

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Notes

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 25% is required within 7 days of booking.
This can be paid by bank transfer/internet banking to our Indian bank account or by paypal.
20% of this amount will be refunded if a cancellation is made more than 60 days prior to the arrival date.
Full balance to be paid on arrival in Goa along with a security deposit of £150.
This amount is fully refundable on departure provided there are no damages and the villa has not been misused.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day can be flexible as can time of check-in providing there is nobody departing on the same day you arrive. In that case check-in will be after 3pm.
Check-out is strictly 11am or earlier.

Notes on prices:
Any bookings not in multiples of 7 will be charged pro rata.

All bank/currency conversion charges are to be paid by the person booking the villa.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Saligao in North Goa

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: A welcome pack of basic provisions and bottles of filtered water will be chilled in the fridge for your arrival. Bed linen and towels are supplied in both villas, however towels are strictly for use inside the villa, you should bring your own beach towels. A travel cot can be made available on request for a small charge. There are water heaters in all bathrooms and the kitchen, although you may prefer a cold shower after a day in the sun! All villas are strictly non-smoking inside the property. The villa will be cleaned and bed linen/towels changed once in a week. If you require any additional maid services these will be charged accordingly. There is a washing machine for your use in the villa and also a local 'dhobi' who can collect your personal laundry and deliver it clean and ironed for a relatively small price. Outside: All villas have a lawn in front and a private garden/patio area to the side and rear of the property. Outdoor furniture is provided for your use. There is a shared swimming pool for you to enjoy. However, no lifeguard is on duty and children should be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times. Use of the swimming pool is at your own risk. The management of the complex strictly state that no food or drink be consumed in or around the pool area.

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

A wonderful villa!

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a brilliant two weeks stay in Castlegate Villa. The accommodation is really spacious, with good air-conditioning and reliable wi-fi. Everything was spotlessly clean, and the beds very comfortable. The pool is positioned very conveniently opposite the villa, which is really handy to keep an eye on the children. A lot of thought has gone into providing everything you would need for a really great stay - the 24 hour security guards were particularly friendly. Kirsty is a great manager and was always on hand to help with any query we had - however small it was. I would thoroughly recommend this villa, as it is in a good, safe location, being walking distance to shops and restaurants, which is a necessity with children in the heat. Beaches are a very short taxi ride away if you don't fancy the walk - prices are extremely competitive compared with what we are used to in the UK. Thanks everyone - the whole family enjoyed this lovely, memorable holiday.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Property Fantastic Location

  • 5 of 5

If your visiting Goa then this is the best place to stay,the villa is bright clean and modern,the location is quiet and very clean its the perfect chill out for visiting the area as its easily accessible for all area's of Goa.There is 24 hour security for peace of mind and daily maintenance of the grounds.The pool is kept clean twice daily due to the overhanging trees and is a welcome retreat in the heat of the day.Kirsty the owner of the property is only phone call away if you need anything and when you meet her on arrival she explains everything you need to know about the property and the surrounding area.This was the first time i have stayed in a private villa as i usually use hotels but as from now, because of this experience i will always look for this type of property when travelling as it offers so much more freedom to enjoy your time,no time constraints on when you eat or need to be up in a morning.IF you are considering travelling to Goa then this villa is PERFECT!!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Home from home

  • 5 of 5

Just had 2 weeks at Villa 37, for our first visit to India.

Exactly as described, very well equipped, maintained, decorated and prepared. Clean. Everything works. Tranquil location, within easy and safe walk through local residents area to Calangute centre, and all local beaches, shops and restaurants.

Very secure, 24 hour manned gated residency, vehicle access by request only.

Relaxing and peaceful, views at rear of property over meadow with cattle grazing!

View to front over clean and inviting swimming pool for a dip to cool off!

Power inverter covers for when power cuts occur, and mains powered water purifier

overcomes requirement for bottled water. Good quality fridge freezer, very efficient

for keeping the Kingfisher beer cool!

All staff, maintenance couple, gardener and security very helpful, friendly and polite.

Kirsty and Pammi extremely friendly and helpful, answering all communications fully and timely. Nothing was too much trouble, including making the arrangements for the taxi pick up to and from the airport. Typically reasonable Indian price! They

were on hand if needs be.

An ideal place to base for exploring the local areas, beaches and nearby villages. Use the taxis, they are cheap, but for the full on experience take a tuk tuk, and brace yourself!!

Must take the trip to Dursargar waterfalls and to the spice plantation. Unforgettable memories. Make sure you take some nuts to feed the monkeys!

All in all an ideal accommodation. We shall be visiting India again!!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that your first experience of India was a pleasant one and look forward to seeing you again in the future!
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