Arco Iris

Arco Iris

Curtorim | Madgaon | Goa

Arco Iris is categorised as Premium Heritage Homestay

(Nivalink Trip Dated - 13 April 2010)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 13 April 2010)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 13 April 2010)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 13 April 2010)
(Nivalink Trip Dated - 13 April 2010)

Mahindra Homestay Arco Iris is an experiential heritage homestay with 5 rooms, located at Curtorim, a quite village in South Goa. Arco Iris meaning "Rainbow" in Portuguese, is a 100-year old elegantly restored colonial house built on 1.5 acre property overlooking a seasonal lake and is about a 1 km from Zuari River.

Reasons to Visit
  • Experiential heritage homestay (100+ years old) located at Curtorim, a quiet village in South Goa
  • House spread over 7,000 sq ft area comprises of entrance area, living room, dining room, lounge area, library, fully equipped kitchen, store room and servant room.
  • Homestay spread over 1.5 acres overlooking a seasonal lake
  • 5 well designed rooms having a heritage character and attached bathrooms
  • Rooms share a common living area, a dining area and a sit out area
  • Owner family resides at the house along with the staff including cook, gardener, housekeeper etc.
  • In-house bar and home cooked lunch/ dinner (authentic Goan cuisine) for guests
  • Experiential guests can explore the countryside, visit the nearby church, museum, heritage mansions, walk to the Zuari River, go fishing at Zuari River or for river cruises in Panjim
  • Other facilities include laundry, doctor on call
  • Recommended for experiential travellers, heritage travellers and those looking for authentic homestay
Know It
  • Located 11 kms from Madgaon Railway Station
  • Heritage style Experiential Stays in Goa
    "Neemrana Arco Iris is a heritage homestay in close proximity to the Zuari river in Curtorim, a quiet part of South Goa. Arco Iris offer heritage style rooms, Goan ethnic cuisine and from where one can explore Goan countryside around the area. "
About Madgaon

Madgaon is the largest city in South Goa and 2nd largest town in entire Goa after Panjim.  more

Things to do in Madgaon
  • Places to Visit

    Popular Colva Beach, Big Foot, Arossim Beach, Sal River
    Special Interest Our Lady Of Grace Church Madgaon, Our Lady of Rosary Church Navelim, Church of Holy Spirit Madgaon, Cansaulim Church, Goa Chitra Museum, Braganca House, Casa Araujo Alvares, Palacio do Deao
    While you are There Benaulim Beach, Utorda Beach, Majorda Beach
  • Activity

    Bondla Zoo (Bird Watching, Nature Park), Watersports in South Goa (Watersports)
  • Excursion

    Kamakshi Temple Shiroda (17 kms), Shanta Durga Temple (27 kms), Mangeshi Temple (28 kms), Nagueshi Temple Ponda (28 kms), Mahalasa Marayani Temple Mardol (32 kms), Cavelossem Beach (19 kms), Dudhsagar Waterfalls (47 kms), Rachol Seminary (12 kms), Varca Beach (14 kms), Church of St Anne (17 kms), Butterfly Conservatory Goa (18 kms), Goa Animal Welfare (22 kms), Sahakari Spice Farm (23 kms), Cabo De Rama (25 kms), Museum of Christian Art (28 kms), Church of St Francis of Asissi (30 kms), Basillica of Bom Jesus (30 kms), Old Goa (31 kms), Cansaulim Beach (13.5 kms), Mobor Beach (18 kms), Betul Beach (18 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station – Madgaon 
  • Nearest Airport - Dabolim (25 kms), Belgaum (125 kms), Hubli (240 kms)
  • Distance from Major Cities - Belgaum (125 kms), Hubli (240 kms), Kolhapur (240 kms), Mangalore (344 kms), Panjim (35 kms), Pune (464 kms), Bangalore (576 kms), Navi Mumbai (592 kms)

Arco Iris

Curtorim | Madgaon | Goa
RoomRooms per UnitNo. of UnitsNo. Rooms
Total Rooms5
Total Occupancy10


  • Travel Desk
  • Doctor-on-call
  • Laundry
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi
Food and Beverages
  • Homemade Meals
Recreation or Indoor - Outdoor Games
  • Library

Arco Iris

Curtorim | Madgaon | Goa

Getting There

Air :
Dabolim (25 kms), Belgaum (125 kms), Hubli (240 kms)
Rail :

Arco Iris is located in Curtorim

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable For
Curtorim A Countryside area 9 kms from Madgaon Getaway

Overall Ratings


TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Based on 329 reviews
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Arco Iris Rejuvenating home stay at South Goa
By nishatanwar9239 on 07th Mar 2020

Arco Iris is restored by Bennita and Ganesh and they are consistently trying to make it more beautiful, The backyard is equally beautiful and it is like sitting in a greeting card having breakfast or...

Beautifully restored Portuguese house in a charming south Goan village
By Rao A on 04th Mar 2020

We were at Arco Iris in Feb 2020. It is located in Curtorim, a village in South Goa about half an hour from Madgaon, the closest major town and rail head. The property is a wonderfully restored...

Beautifully restored, charming homestay
By xplora424 on 04th Feb 2020

Arco Iris is a charming, beautifully restored 200 year-old Portuguese house tucked in a quiet, sleepy Goan village. Tall ceilings, decently-appointed, spacious rooms with attached baths and enough...

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