Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Dona Paula

The area's cathedral and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Dona Paula. This city's beaches, bird watching and university setting draw many visitors. Anjuna Beach and Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Dona Paula

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Dona Paula has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Poriat Football Ground (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Splashdown Waterpark (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Maria Hall (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Dona Paula

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, November, October, May and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Dona Paula

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Dona Paula is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Anjuna Beach (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Sinquerim Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Candolim Beach (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Calangute Beach (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Baga Beach (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Arossim Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Dona Paula

The nearest airport is in Goa (GOI-Dabolim), located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Dona Paula?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 381 holiday lettings near Dona Paula. From 34 Houses to 195 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Dona Paula is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Dona Paula?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Dona Paula. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Raj Bhavan: 513 holiday lettings
  • Dr. Jack Sequeira Statue: 515 holiday lettings
  • Dona Paula Beach: 517 holiday lettings
  • Vainguinim Beach: 522 holiday lettings
  • Candolim Beach: 455 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Dona Paula listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Dona Paula?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 34 Houses in Dona Paula. Our other popular types of Dona Paula holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 195 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 123 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Dona Paula?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 208 holiday homes with pool available in Dona Paula. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.