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Soft sands, shimmering waters and swaying palms, that is Goa for most people. But there’s more to discover in this tiny yet shining slice of India. amã Stays & Trails in Goa combines elegance with homely comfort and warm service along with authentic local experiences to our guests.

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Bungalows & Villas in North Goa - Cardozo House

Cardozo House

Cardozo House

Cardozo House welcomes you with impressive pyramidal tile roof, colourful facade flanked with beautiful pilasters, large ornamental windows making a statement, large balcoas with built-in seats at both end giving required warmth and tranquillity. The house has four spacious bed rooms ranging from 32-38 sqm with attached bathrooms, a living room of 38 sqm and large dining room of 50 sqm and spacious kitchen room.

The interior of the house has an attractive rustic colour patterned floor tiles, rose wood indo-Portuguese furniture, hinged doors with traditional latch, decorative pelmets, wooden rafter ceilings, impressive chandeliers and artefacts that exhibits the culture and indo-Portuguese influence. The living room narrates a story of the seafaring adventures of Portuguese through it decor and paintings.

Calm bed room space has been created for rest and contemplation through use of light colour, natural wood furniture, bed drapery and floral accents in fabrics revealing the old world Indo Portuguese charm.

 

Maximum Guests 12 | 4 King Beds
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Best Bungalow in Goa, Braganza House

Braganza House

Braganza House

Braganza House welcomes you with impressive cobalt blue and white indo-portuguese style tile pattern, strategically used to give the sense of the place. It houses four bed rooms ranging from 20-26 sq m with attached bathrooms, a living room of 20 sq m, dining area with an open kitchen of 33 sq m which opens into a landscape space. There is also a cosy family room, with an interactive space to give the warmth of home where families can unite, interact and relax. Stylization carries nuances from Portuguese influence, the patterns inspired from “azulejos” which are used in floor tiles, the basket weave furniture blended in contemporary style, printed plate decoration on the wall, and the paintings depicting the surrounding nature. 

Braganza house provides a cosy and culminates reposeful space to relax, unwind and enjoy.

 

 

Maximum Guests 12 | 3 King Beds | 1 Queen Bed
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Activities

Hand Painting Activity in Goa near Cardozo House

Hand Painting Azulejos, Fontainhas

Established in 1998, Azulejos de Goa was the first to introduce locally designed azulejo in Goa, an art that perfectly mirrors the rich Indo-Portuguese culture of the land. Learn to hand paint your own azulejo with renowned artist Orlando Noronha.
Available at: Goa

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Hand Painting Azulejos, Fontainhas
Hand Painting Activity in Goa near Cardozo House

Established in 1998, Azulejos de Goa was the first to introduce locally designed azulejo in Goa, an art that perfectly mirrors the rich Indo-Portuguese culture of the land. Learn to hand paint your own azulejo with renowned artist Orlando Noronha.
Available at: Goa

Cardozo House, The Best Bungalow in Goa

Lunch at the Figueiredo Mansion, Loutolim

Built in 1590, the Figueiredo Mansion was designed by Jesuit priests. The house's sumptuous interior stands in studied contrast to the natural beauty of the paddy fields and coconut trees that surround it.

Available at: Goa

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Lunch at the Figueiredo Mansion, Loutolim
Cardozo House, The Best Bungalow in Goa

Built in 1590, the Figueiredo Mansion was designed by Jesuit priests. The house's sumptuous interior stands in studied contrast to the natural beauty of the paddy fields and coconut trees that surround it.

Available at: Goa

Garden of Eden near Cardozo House

Garden of Eden

Daniel D’Souza, a pioneer to introduce the ancient art of Bonsai in Goa, was chiefly response for the beautification of the gardens in Goa. Located in the village of Assagao, Daniel houses a beautiful tropical garden and a collection of Bonsai admired by many among the prestigious and popular.
Available at: Goa

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Garden of Eden
Garden of Eden near Cardozo House

Daniel D’Souza, a pioneer to introduce the ancient art of Bonsai in Goa, was chiefly response for the beautification of the gardens in Goa. Located in the village of Assagao, Daniel houses a beautiful tropical garden and a collection of Bonsai admired by many among the prestigious and popular.
Available at: Goa

Best Feni in Goa at Cardozo House

A Feni Experience

For two generations, Cazulo has been taking great care in preserving Goa’s invaluable heritage - bottling only the finest Feni from the best Cashew produce in the state located along the West coast of India. This family-owned Feni bottling unit began in 1982, by Wilson and Melanie Vaz in a humble out house in their family home in Cuncolim, in South Goa.
Available at: Goa

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A Feni Experience
Best Feni in Goa at Cardozo House

For two generations, Cazulo has been taking great care in preserving Goa’s invaluable heritage - bottling only the finest Feni from the best Cashew produce in the state located along the West coast of India. This family-owned Feni bottling unit began in 1982, by Wilson and Melanie Vaz in a humble out house in their family home in Cuncolim, in South Goa.
Available at: Goa

Champagne Cruise at Cardozo House

Champagne Sunset Cruise

Apaixonar - a gorgeous Portuguese word to describe the act of falling in love – is at the center of our signature Champagne Sunset Cruise experience. Share this intimate yet extravagant journey as you sip on flutes of Moet and Chandon and luxuriate in starlit coastal views that will take your breath away.
Available at: Goa

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Champagne Sunset Cruise
Champagne Cruise at Cardozo House

Apaixonar - a gorgeous Portuguese word to describe the act of falling in love – is at the center of our signature Champagne Sunset Cruise experience. Share this intimate yet extravagant journey as you sip on flutes of Moet and Chandon and luxuriate in starlit coastal views that will take your breath away.
Available at: Goa

House of Loyds in Goa near Cardozo House

House of Lloyds, Saipem

Set amidst the backdrop of a 150-year-old Portuguese house, enter the heavily fortitude gardens that instantly soothe one’s senses to be transported to the establishment of fun and merriment with Nerissa, Lloyd and Naethan for a company. Distance- 3.2kms, 7 minutes.
Available at: Goa

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House of Lloyds, Saipem
House of Loyds in Goa near Cardozo House

Set amidst the backdrop of a 150-year-old Portuguese house, enter the heavily fortitude gardens that instantly soothe one’s senses to be transported to the establishment of fun and merriment with Nerissa, Lloyd and Naethan for a company. Distance- 3.2kms, 7 minutes.
Available at: Goa

Cardozo House, the Best Bungalow in Goa

Saligao Stories

In the Beautiful Village of Saligao a new restaurant makes its debut taking you on a journey from Hyderabad to Goa with Biryani and Haleem to Prawn Curry and Balchao in the mood for something global, we offer you that as well! Distance- 5.9kms, 16 minutes.
Available at: Goa

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Saligao Stories
Cardozo House, the Best Bungalow in Goa

In the Beautiful Village of Saligao a new restaurant makes its debut taking you on a journey from Hyderabad to Goa with Biryani and Haleem to Prawn Curry and Balchao in the mood for something global, we offer you that as well! Distance- 5.9kms, 16 minutes.
Available at: Goa

Mario Miranda Art Gallery near Cardozo House

Mario Miranda Art Gallery, Candolim

Although Mario de Miranda had not formally studied Art, he began his career as a Cartoonist for the Times of India Group in 1953 later moving into illustration and fine art. He has illustrated numerous books and was invited to sketch and exhibit in many Countries including U.S.A., Japan, Germany, Spain and France. He is also the recipient of many National and International honours.
Available at: Goa

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Mario Miranda Art Gallery, Candolim
Mario Miranda Art Gallery near Cardozo House

Although Mario de Miranda had not formally studied Art, he began his career as a Cartoonist for the Times of India Group in 1953 later moving into illustration and fine art. He has illustrated numerous books and was invited to sketch and exhibit in many Countries including U.S.A., Japan, Germany, Spain and France. He is also the recipient of many National and International honours.
Available at: Goa

Island View from Cardozo House

Island Hopping

Journey across the scenic islands of Goa, including Chorao - the largest of Goa’s 17 islands located in the River Mandovi, Divar - a scenic island showcasing rural Goa where life seems to have been unchanged for hundreds of years and St. Estevem - locally know as “Juvem” was once noted for its vegetables.
Available at: Goa

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Island Hopping
Island View from Cardozo House

Journey across the scenic islands of Goa, including Chorao - the largest of Goa’s 17 islands located in the River Mandovi, Divar - a scenic island showcasing rural Goa where life seems to have been unchanged for hundreds of years and St. Estevem - locally know as “Juvem” was once noted for its vegetables.
Available at: Goa

Aerial View of Cardozo House

Heritage Dining at Fort Tiracol

Journey across the scenic islands of Goa, including Chorao - the largest of Goa’s 17 islands located in the River Mandovi, Divar - a scenic island showcasing rural Goa where life seems to have been unchanged for hundreds of years and St. Estevem - locally know as “Juvem” was once noted for its vegetables.The fort was used to house freedom fighters before the liberation of Goa in 1961. Post liberation from the Portuguese rule, the fort almost went into ruin. Later in the year 1983 the Goa Government declared it a Protected Monument. The fort may be accessed by road or by a ferry plying from Keri to Tiracol and hosts lavish dinners for its guests. Distance- 39.6kms, 1 hour 25 minutes.
Available at: Goa

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Heritage Dining at Fort Tiracol
Aerial View of Cardozo House

Journey across the scenic islands of Goa, including Chorao - the largest of Goa’s 17 islands located in the River Mandovi, Divar - a scenic island showcasing rural Goa where life seems to have been unchanged for hundreds of years and St. Estevem - locally know as “Juvem” was once noted for its vegetables.The fort was used to house freedom fighters before the liberation of Goa in 1961. Post liberation from the Portuguese rule, the fort almost went into ruin. Later in the year 1983 the Goa Government declared it a Protected Monument. The fort may be accessed by road or by a ferry plying from Keri to Tiracol and hosts lavish dinners for its guests. Distance- 39.6kms, 1 hour 25 minutes.
Available at: Goa

Pottery Activity in Goa at Cardozo House

Pottery at Zilu Arts, Bicholim

Pottery is a traditional art in Goa, using the porter's wheel to pursue creative pottery pieces with earthen clay. Famous artisan Zilu Harmalkar highlights his masterpieces including molded sculptures, murals, decorative vases and cladding titles in the quaint village of Bicholim at his own personal workshop.
Available at: Goa

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Pottery at Zilu Arts, Bicholim
Pottery Activity in Goa at Cardozo House

Pottery is a traditional art in Goa, using the porter's wheel to pursue creative pottery pieces with earthen clay. Famous artisan Zilu Harmalkar highlights his masterpieces including molded sculptures, murals, decorative vases and cladding titles in the quaint village of Bicholim at his own personal workshop.
Available at: Goa

Lunch with MasterChef Urbano Rego, Taj Holiday Village, Candolim - Activity

Lunch with MasterChef Urbano Rego, Taj Holiday Village, Candolim

Journey across the scenic islands of Goa, including Chorao - the largest of Goa’s 17 islands located in the River Mandovi, Divar - a scenic island showcasing rural Goa where life seems to have been unchanged for hundreds of years and St. Estevem - locally know as “Juvem” was once noted for its vegetables.

Available at: Goa 

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Lunch with MasterChef Urbano Rego, Taj Holiday Village, Candolim
Lunch with MasterChef Urbano Rego, Taj Holiday Village, Candolim - Activity

Journey across the scenic islands of Goa, including Chorao - the largest of Goa’s 17 islands located in the River Mandovi, Divar - a scenic island showcasing rural Goa where life seems to have been unchanged for hundreds of years and St. Estevem - locally know as “Juvem” was once noted for its vegetables.

Available at: Goa 

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