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A holiday rental home in South Goa, India is a lovely choice for your next holiday

There are many good reasons to choose South Goa for your next holiday. This includes the lovely weather, beautiful beaches and fun activities. A holiday rental home on South Goa will put you close to all of the best that the area has to offer. You may be just steps from the beach and you will surely feel right at home.

Things to Do on Holiday to South Goa, India

The beach provides the backdrop for many of the most popular activities in South Goa. Considering the year round warm weather, this is not very surprising. The beaches in South Goa are beautiful and boast soft, white sand and warm water. The currents are not very strong, making them a good choice for families with children who want to be able to splash around in the water. South Goa beaches are known for something else: the lovely shells that can be found here. Bring along a pail, and bring home some colourful shells as a reminder of your holiday to South Goa. Hiking, golf and tennis are other activities that are quite popular here. The food is wonderful as well. South Goa is particularly known for its Goan Fish Curry, a dish that many visitors found to be one of the highlights of their visit.

Places to Visit on Holiday to South Goa, India

Many of the most popular attractions in South Goa allow you to enjoy the out of doors. Historic buildings dot the landscape. Most feature distinct architectural styles that are different than what you might see in other parts of the world. Visit one of the nearby bird sanctuaries. Each is home to hundreds of birds and gives you the chance to see some rare species that you may never see in the wild. A river cruise is a great way to learn about the area. You will cruise leisurely down the river whilst a knowledgeable guide points out important sites.

Weather in South Goa, India

The weather in South Goa is always warm. The year round average temperatures are 29° to 33° C. There is a distinct rainy season in South Goa. From November through April, there is typically only 1 to 32 mm or rain per month. From May through October, however, there is between 126 and 923 mm per month. The most rain occurs during the months of June and July.

Travel to South Goa, India

The closest airport to South Goa is Dabolim Airport (GOI), located 25 km away. Magdaon Railway station is just 10 km from South Goa. Even with the nearby railway station, some visitors prefer to have a car.

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    Exceptional! 5/5
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    Apartment #1786194
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      Apartment #8032467
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        Wonderful! 4.9/5
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        Apartment #8063820
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          Exceptional! 5/5
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          • 1 BA
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          Villa #8129361
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            Villa #3904255
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              House #4192625
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                  Villa #1942027
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                    Very Good! 4/5
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 6
                    Apartment #405467
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                      Bungalow #6711402
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                        Villa #8078098
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                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                          • 2 BR
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                          Apartment #58294
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                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                            Apartment #8137366
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                              Apartment #6774228
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                                Villa #833935
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                                  Apartment #3635227
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                                      Apartment #3917968
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                                        Villa #6935261
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                                          Apartment #3824573
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                                            Villa #4098096
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                                              • 2 BR
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                                              Villa #3822256
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                                                Apartment #3825014
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                                                  Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                                  • 4 BR
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                                                  Villa #418536
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                                                    Apartment #3825017
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                                                      Villa #935488vb
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                                                        Multiple rentals Apartment #8028395
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                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
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                                                          Villa #873986
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                                                            Villa #1500071
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                                                                    Apartment #4033546
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                                                                      Villa #3939337
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                                                                              Condo #345940vb
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                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                                Multiple rentals Apartment #8077265
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                                                                                  Apartment #4035290
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                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #8077265
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                                                                                                  Apartment #4222563
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                                                                                                    Recent Reviews

                                                                                                    Great Apartment at Imperial Gardens - Varca

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    This is a brilliant apartment, self catering plus plenty of eatries nearby for eat in or takeaway or deliveries to the apartment. The lady running this place (Lynne) has years of experience and wealth of knowledge about the surrounding area, with respect to shopping, eating, visiting, sea side walks, organising transport etc. Lynne and Pete are extremely helpful. This place is on the third floor and one can view marvellous sun sets from the balconies while drinking cold beer or sipping wine or cheap Goan fenny and some late evenings there is a spectacular view of the fire works display from near by Zuri White Sands resort. There are some great little local shops in Varca that are a lot cheaper than the Benaulim resort shops, a very local experience.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: 24-Feb-2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                    The flat was as per description. It is a 10 - 15 minutes walk to the beach, which was not crowded.

                                                                                                    4 of 5
                                                                                                    The flat was as per description. It is a 10 - 15 minutes walk to the beach, which was not crowded. The host and his brother were very attentive and provided all info required and were easy to get in contact. Early check in and late check out very much appreciated. I would recommend.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Feb 2017

                                                                                                    A perfect oasis of calm & beauty

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    We have been travelling to Goa for winter holidays for the past 20 years and generally stay in and around the Majorda area. This was our first visit to Fernlodge, staying for 3 weeks. It certainly wont be our last ! Yvonne, Norris and Anya are the perfect hosts - happy to share their beautiful home and gardens with us. Without repeating everything that has been written by previous guests, we can only agree whole-heartedly that Fernlodge is the "oasis" of calm and tranquility in the hubbub of Goa. It would be very easy to never leave the grounds - happily lounging around the pool, watching nature and practicing yoga (my aim for next holiday), finishing each day with one of Norris's fabulous meals - listening to Yvonne's sitar playing. Surreal but wonderful. There are only three studio apartments in the complex and this justs adds to the peacefulness of the place. Having discovered Fernlodge, we would love to keep it a secret - but that would be very selfish. If you are looking for a different experience to the usual Goan guest houses, then do try Fernlodge - you wont be disappointed !
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jan 2017