Our apartment is situated in Arpora in northern Goa in the popular town of Arpora, close to Mapusa, Baga, Calangute, and Candolim. This gated complex of four star resort style apartments is just up the road from Anjuna and close to Baga and Calungute beaches
Frequented by global travellers, this is a very secure and well maintained vacation rental with a modern kitchenette, a large double bedroom with AC and bay window, en suite bathroom and a large balcony.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a fridge, oven, toaster, microwave, washing machine, grill, cooking range with a chimney and any mod-coms that you will need on a holiday, Unlimited solar heated water, purified drinking water and maintenance on call is available.The lounge has two comfy sofa's, a TV with satellite connection, a DVD player (with a collection of movies!) books, and backup power supply. The bedroom and lounge are both connected to a wrap around balcony around the apartment overlooking a massive mango tree. The bathroom shower cubicle has a rain shower with constant hot water. Hygiene and cleanliness are a priority for us, and we maintain the apartment with care . Daily housekeeping and cleaning services are available free for stays of 7 days or more, and on a nominal charge for short stays.
The apartment complex itself has a large pool, and a children's pool that you are free to use. It is surrounded by landscaped gardens and a polite caring local staff. There is also a gym with treadmill, jacuzzi, sauna etc at your disposal. This gated community offers 24 hour security and there is ample parking space available should you need it. Down the road is a taxi stand with 2 and 4 wheel transport on hire. All in all, it is a luxurious and comfortable place for holidays whether you are coming for a few days or a few months, you will never get tired of this fine apartment and its surroundings.
Arpora offers small convenience stores, gift shops and fantastic restaurants all within a short walk down the road. The famous seafood restaurant 'Starlight' is an easy walk away from the complex.The clubs, bars and restaurants of. Titos, Brittos, Cavala, Souza Lobo, German Bakery, Crazy Crab, Club Cubana, Fat fish! the vegan restaurant of Bean Me Up and a whole host of cuisines are all within a few minutes drive. A short drive south you come to Candolim with supermarkets with a wider choice of Western goods, banks and restaurants offering all styles of cuisine as well as the beach. The extremely popular Saturday Night Market is an experience not to be missed with its varied cuisines, and eclectic stalls , just a five minute drive up the road.
The surrounding area
Baga and Calangute are the most commercialised part of Northern Goa offering the widest choice in bars, restaurants and clubs but also the busiest area. A 15 min. drive away is Anjuna beach and Vagator which are quieter. The northern beaches of Mandrem, and Morjim are a 20 min. scenic drive away and here you will find long stretches of nearly deserted beaches you could hope to discover right on the beach, yoga and Ayurvedic massage escapes and more upmarket retreats. We, the owners of the apartment, are long time residents of Goa and will be available on call should you need to ask any questions or get advice on what to do and where to go!