Destination guide

Why people love visiting secluded Mapusa

The area's churches and theatre scene are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Mapusa. This scenic city attracts visitors thanks to its seafood restaurants and shopping. Anjuna Beach and Baga Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Mapusa

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Mapusa a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Splashdown Waterpark (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Poriat Football Ground (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Mapusa

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mapusa. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Anjuna Beach (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Baga Beach (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Vagator Beach (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Calangute Beach (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Candolim Beach (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Sinquerim Beach (7.7 mi / 12.3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Mapusa

The nearest airport is in Goa (GOI-Dabolim), located 15.1 mi (24.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Mapusa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 470 holiday lettings around Mapusa. From 231 flats & apartments to 148 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Mapusa?

If you're wild about sea views and the sound of crashing waves, you're in luck! There are 86 beachside rental homes to select from. Of course, that might not suit everyone. Fortunately, HomeAway has loads more options, including:

  • 82 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 47 resort holiday accommodation options.
  • 44 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Mapusa?

Experience this destination like a local from the comfort of a cosy apartment. You'll feel like you're a part of the neighbourhood in no time! You can choose from 508 different options via HomeAway. How does £9 a night sound? That's what you're looking at paying if you don't put it off for too long! Or maybe you'd rather choose one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Villa: 199 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £19 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 150 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £15 per night.
  • House: 66 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £12 per night.

Can I stay in Mapusa in a large group?

There's nothing better than staying somewhere totally new with extended family and friends. And the great news is HomeAway has some places suitable for large groups. At the moment, apartment holiday rentals are all the rage for big groups of visitors here, and you'll find 52 listed on our database. If you're hoping to travel in a big group, the property options that will suit your needs include:

  • Looking for properties that can house 6 of you? We have 152 that will be ideal. The prices start from £17 per night.
  • If you've got 8 in your family, you'll be pleased to learn that there are 56 rental properties perfect. Prices begin at just £18 a night.
  • Travelling with a group of 9? We offer 52 holiday rentals that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just £44 a night.

You and your crew will be well catered to when you arrange your Mapusa travels with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Mapusa?

There are friends, there is family and then there are friends that become family. Reunite with the ones you hold dear and secure a reasonably priced stay with HomeAway. When it comes to getting your hands on a great deal, the first place you look ought to be SBI Colony. Here, HomeAway has 14 holiday rentals at an average price of £38 per night. Sainagar is another great option. We have holiday rentals here, and the average price is around £55 per night.