Organizing a New Year’s getaway requires a lot of planning. For starters choosing a place to stay becomes the first concern. And when its Goa, all you wish for is a beautiful abode with all the comforts. So we took it upon ourselves to ease your efforts and decided to scour the length of Airbnb for the best vacation homes to stay in Goa. Check out these amazing homestays which are the best examples of mi casa es su casa to give you an experience beyond a normal vacation.

If you are planning a romantic getaway this New Year and want to go on a little rustic retreat with your loved one, this is the place for you. If you are looking to camp out but without the hassle of setting up a tent or peeing in a hole, say hello to Glamping, an ideal blend of camping and luxury. Equipped with all the basic amenities, this camp even comes with Wi-Fi for those who can’t live without one.

This 300-year-old villa sits peacefully on the banks of the river Mandovi. It’s a picturesque place with breathtaking views, lending a peek into the Goa of yester-years.

3. Serendipity House

This heritage house is a Portuguese Villa sitting at the foothills of North Goa. With an indoor pool and a view to die for, Serendipity House promises to make your vacation, a beautiful one.

4. Villa Anjuna, North Goa

The best thing about this Portuguese villa is its open bar right in the middle of the garden. It is a perfectly cozy space to spend your lazy evenings in. Considering Anjuna is the party haven of Goa, you can either stay in and enjoy a silent night or go out and party like a rockstar. Best of both worlds, ain’t it?

5. Beach Side Tree House, Ashwem

With some of the most happening clubs and restaurants at a stone’s throw, you can easily go club-hopping and come back later into the lap of nature to relax.

6. La Mer 104

This spacious apartment has a picture-perfect garden and an amazing pool. It’s the best place to chill with your friends this New Year’s Eve in the quaint neighbourhood of Reis Magos. And you can also satiate your love for cocktails in the House of Lloyd and enjoy the Goan cuisine from Bhatti village, located nearby.

7. Villas De Madeira, Saipem

If you want to spend the New Year among the rustling trees and colorful butterflies, this place is perfect for you. Watching the sun rise from beyond the paddy fields is a view that will definately help you unwind.

8. La Mangrove, Canacona

Here’s one more from the rustic-luxury genre. This is an eco-chic teepee accommodation. The entire resort consists of 4 teepees and they come with their own private outdoor showers where you can bathe and sunbathe at the same time. A luxury tent, a private shower and a breathtaking view overlooking the Galgibag river, what more would you really need?

Homestays are a great way to experience the city just like a local would. 

And when you are living with such nice people, there is no reason to feel like you are away from home. And it gets even better because at Airbnb there is something for everyone depending on their budget. And that’s not all, Scoopwhoop is giving you an additional ₹1000 off on your bookings at Airbnb. So what are you waiting for? Get booking!