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Chogm Road House #64, Sangolda, Bardez 403511 India
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Come enjoy a stay at Saraya Eco-Stay Natural Living Facility. Saraya is a family owned business in the heart of Goa. This naturally diverse space includes peaceful guest accommodations, a cafe and a amazing art gallery! During their stay guests will enjoy a free breakfast, free wifi, and our kind and friendly family atmosphere. You will leave Saraya feeling relaxed, and one with nature, with friendships to last a lifetime! Saraya's bed and breakfast has been inspired by the natural landscape. There are beautifully created Mudhouses and Jungle Tree Houses for guests to choose from. The guest accommodations have evolved into unique structures, each a work of art. Although the materials used to build the space are natural and local, such as clay, bamboo and leaves, these homes are safe, private, and comfortable for all our visitors. Conveniently located, Saraya Art Cafe and Bed & Breakfast is close to the famous tourist spots yet provides the beauty and peace that the nature of Goa has to offer.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free internet
Free breakfast
Bicycle rental
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Car hire
Baggage storage
Concierge
Secured parking
Wifi
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Mosquito net
Newspaper
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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Room features
Desk
Fireplace
Housekeeping
Seating area
Clothes rack
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
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English, Hindi
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Imad wrote a review Mar 2020
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Enchanting & Magical; are two words that best describe my 2 Nights at Saraya. I had one meal at the Cafe upon arriving which was vegetarian delicious goodness ! They grow most if not all of their produce in their own garden which is amazing! Even though it's located on a main road, once you step in through the arches you're transported to another world altogether. Immersed in nature, eco-friendly living and full of positive energy from the place and people. Being in direct contact with nature you can expect to come across a bug here and there. So if you're looking for a 5-Star Luxurious experience this probably won't qualify your needs. But, if you're looking to find peace and belonging and stay in a place harmonious with our planet and being, then you should definitely give this place a shot. Management and Staff were warm, accommodating and a delight to talk to :) Keep it up you guys . The Cafe space allows for alot of mingling between guests, volunteers and staff which makes the place so much more human and not an "Establishment". Counting days till I go back! Highly Recommend 10/10
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Date of stay: March 2020
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Room Tip: I would recommend trying out both types of rooms (mud-house and tree-house). They are both...
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Catherine C wrote a review Jan 2020
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I stayed in the dormitory for one week whilst taking part in a permaculture course hosted by Saraya. First impressions were good... Zora's mum Dee offered me turmeric shots on arrival because I was a little unwell. The mud and tree houses are clean, comfortable and unique - the walls of the dormitory are netted and each bed has an additional mosquito net. You can feel the fresh air and maybe a very gentle breeze as you drift off to sleep - the best sleep I've had in ages. The bathrooms are plentiful and clean... I look forward to seeing some compost toilets next time I visit :) Zora and his family are trying to ensure Saraya is as eco friendly as possible. I can't recommend this place enough.
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Travelled solo
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Josevincent14 wrote a review Oct 2019
Pune, India24 contributions3 helpful votes
Well it's not the usual kind of stay we expect and get ,since it's a ecostay we were told by Diksha - to be very particular for all usages and save the environment in all means. We booked a tree house and to our surprise it was typical staying in a forest home feeling with crickets, peacocks and many more small insects making sounds in the background which was like Dolby digital surround sound in our tree house. So, we liked the stay after the first night as it was like ice breaker for us also.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Jilli wrote a review Apr 2019
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom152 contributions84 helpful votes
We stayed here one night whilst in Porvorim, I read TripAdvisor thoroughly before hand and the pictures looked great, really arty and alternative, in reality it is a bit sorry. Leaves absolutely everywhere in the grounds and the whole place seems under development still. There were large areas in the complex of just nothing but baron wasteland, signs pointing to workshop space or to their allotment but nothing to see or take interest in... I get that it's April but this place is in Sangolda which isn't a touristy place, for the type of retreat this is claiming to be online there should be more going on. The staff were friendly enough but if you're after a quiet and comfortable good night's sleep this is certainly not the place. A pack of about 6-7 dogs howled and barked all night outside our earth house, at no point did any staff come to divert them to another area. The bed was hard as anything, it was like laying down on a sheet of concrete. When I got up outta bed to use the toilet in the night I fell down the huge step right by the bed and almost smacked my face off a big tree in the centre of the room, a complete an utter safety hazard! The mozzy net was covered in living creepy crawlies, the room was gloomy and just wasn't somewhere I could ever feel relaxed in. The whole place is lacking in comfort as well as vibe. Having said that about the accommodation the place does have a lovely sitting area outside just as you walk in where the pizza oven is and the pizza that I tried was probably the best I've ever tasted - I'm not a pizza fan but after eating a 10" I wanted more here. But I'm sorry though guys this is just not enough to make me ever want to return.
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Date of stay: April 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Raj wrote a review Feb 2019
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Figured we’d try a Veggie/Vegan restaurant In walking distance from home. Great ambiance ( just look out for the smoke from their wood fired pizzas) great service - super feta n cheese salad & pineapple kombucha, outstanding Saraya special pizza. Open air , lotsa greenery, great atmosphere. Will love to revisit- Summer time would be interesting too. No alcohol,( but you can carry yours) limited parking, reservations recommended
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Date of stay: February 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
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PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$11 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IndiaGoaNorth Goa DistrictBardezSangolda
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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Frequently Asked Questions about Saraya
Which popular attractions are close to Saraya?
Nearby attractions include Rust (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Saraya?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and free parking.
Which room amenities are available at Saraya?
Top room amenities include a desk, a fireplace, and a mosquito net.
What food & drink options are available at Saraya?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Saraya?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Saraya?
Conveniently located restaurants include Yaki Zushi, Saraya Café and Art Gallery, and Moki.
Are pets allowed at Saraya?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Saraya?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Hindi.
Are there any historical sites close to Saraya?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Reis Magos Fort (6.2 km), Mahalaxmi Temple (5.9 km), and Fort Aguada (6.8 km).