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A dwelling besides the hill. river and woods

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
30 nights minimum
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A luxurious fully furnished IBHK apartment in Villa Serena, Siolim, North Goa. Villa Serena is a small, contained society with just 20 apts. it is surrounded by green foliage with no concrete structures hindering the lush green view. The society has 24/7 security, parking, gym, jacuzzi and sauna, and swimming pool facility. The apt is on the second floor with Thysenn-Krupp automatic elevators and has every facility to make it an intimate, cosy home. The balcony faces a hill with a sweet white chapel right on the top of the hill (10 minutes ) walk up the hill. The other side the apt faces the swimming pool in a cute little garden with majestic mango and peepal trees with hanging roots. The garden has lounge chairs, and a carpet of soft green grass with pretty flowers. A haven away f...A luxurious fully furnished IBHK apartment in Villa Serena, Siolim, North Goa. Villa Serena is a small, contained society with just 20 apts. it is surrounded by green foliage with no concrete structures hindering the lush green view. The society has 24/7 security, parking, gym, jacuzzi and sauna, and swimming pool facility. The apt is on the second floor with Thysenn-Krupp automatic elevators and has every facility to make it an intimate, cosy home. The balcony faces a hill with a sweet white chapel right on the top of the hill (10 minutes ) walk up the hill. The other side the apt faces the swimming pool in a cute little garden with majestic mango and peepal trees with hanging roots. The garden has lounge chairs, and a carpet of soft green grass with pretty flowers. A haven away from the maddening crowd amongst whispering trees.It is well lit with lamps and lights, with bursts of cool breeze blowing through the windows and sliding doors. The apartment has 24/7 supply of warm water, piped cooking gas and other modern amenities. Living room: One sofa beds, Coffee Table, LCD TV, Tata Sky, AC Bedroom: Fully Air conditioned, Queen size bed, Side tables, Wardrobe, Dressing table, Lamp shades, ironing board Kitchenette: Double door Refrigerator, Auto click Gas Burner with piped gas supply, Automatic Washing Machine, Electric Kettle, toaster, , microwave oven, cookware, crockery and cutlery. Bathroom: a spacious bathroom with warm water supply, glass enclosed shower area Balcony: An artist's haven with sit-out chairs and plastic coffee table and a spectacular view Distance to Dabolim airport : 45 kms ( 55 mins by car) • Distance to Tivim railway station : 20 kms • Distance to Anjuna, Baga, Vagator, Morjim, Ashvem, Arambol beaches : 4-10 km • Distance to Mapusa : 6 kms • Distance to Panjim : 20 kms • Nearest bus stop 500 mtrs If you should decide to be a part of the happening crowd and events at Vagator, watersports, Morjim, Ashvem - Arambol – then it is just a 4-10 km drive. The Saturday Night Bazaar, Flea markets are at a distance of 6 km. You have the best of both the worlds- a peaceful quiet stay and the happening places just at stone's throw from your place of stay. If required it becomes a service apartment with laundry and housekeeping available at minimum cost.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Jugneeta S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

We have rent the apartment for 5.5 months in total from mid September till March. We were having problems with the owner: firstly I strongly believe she is not suitable for a host of any sort: unpleasant, impolite! She rents the apartment with TV, but...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank csabezz
Jugneeta S, VR Owner at A dwelling besides the hill. river and woods, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2018

As you can see from my other reviews, I've got stellar response so far. I am simply aghast at how far these guests have gone to blow things out of proportion. If things were so unbearable, I wonder why they chose to stay with us...More

Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

Could not wish for a better place than this. Modern appartment in a quiet location with pool and lovely gardens. Everything you need in the appartment including safe, full size cooker, washer and modern shower. Beatifull view from the balcony. Aptly named serena

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank tony m
Jugneeta S, VR Owner at A dwelling besides the hill. river and woods, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you Tony, for your words of appreciation. I am really glad that you had a comfortable stay at out apt in Siolim, Goa. Look forward to hosting you again on your successive visits to Goa.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Elevator/Lift access
Freezer
Refrigerator
Gym
Highchair
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ocean Views
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Staffed Property
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Good Nightlife
Rural/Countryside Retreats
House Swap
A Winter Sun Getaway
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A luxurious fully furnished IBHK apartment in Villa Serena, Siolim, North Goa.. Siolim is a quiet place , located alongside chapora river - good for fishing - and a bird island on its banks - the sunset is beautiful at the river site - 10 mins walk from the apt. A leisure ferry ride in the backwaters amongst creeks and islands is soothing for the soul. Five villages in Siolim are known for making black jaggery, and home made Pao buns, and wheat Poyee (in the bakery ) 5 mins walk from apt. Moira, Aldona are other interesting villages nearby ( haven for writers Amitav Ghosh stays here, and artists) Moira is known for the Cube Gallery, and there is an an Art centre in Siolim too. Ucassaim village opposite to Moira, is home to One School(photography) where the International Goa photogra...
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