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Homestay | Heritage Home

(Nivalink Trip Dated - 13 April 2010)

Vivenda dos Palhacos is a 100-year old heritage home set on a very quiet village of Majorda in South Goa and the beach is just a kilometre away.

Vivenda dos Palhacos has a Portuguese Mansion and an older Hindu house, with fans and AC airconditioners, having a laidback charm and a profound heritage feel.

At the back of the house is the main garden with a small swimming pool, private dining and sun bathing areas.

Meals are as per guest preferences and order. Goan, Continental meals are on offer and guest typically consider meals a highlight here.

Charlotte and Simon Hayward (a brother-sister team), the hosts, were both born and bought up in India and offer guests a laidback and charming stay experience.

Vivenda dos Palhacos is popular with inbound guests and recommended any one looking for a laidback heritage homestay experience.

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