Goa is one of India’s most-visited destinations, flocked by tourists from all around the globe. Along with innumerable hotels, a trend of growing beach huts can also be seen. Goa beach huts have now become a well-liked alternative to the luxury hotels in Goa.Originally the concept of beach huts mushroomed in South Goa, mainly on Palolem, Agonda and Patnem beaches. But, now the development has taken-up really well in North Goa too. There are available aplenty at Mojrim, Mandrem, Arambol, Ashwem, Anjuna beaches and more. These huts are generally near the main beach location and are a hit amongst those who like exotic ambiances.
Because of their growing popularity, the rentals of these huts are also increasing, which also depends on factors like location and facilities offered. While some huts offer accommodation all round the year, other are seasonal and are functional between the months of November and May. As most of these properties are small-scale and privately owned, you can enjoy warm and impeccable hospitality services. The blog enlists 10 best beach huts in Goa. Read on…
Dwarka Eco Beach Resort, Cola
Dwarka Eco Beach Resort at Cola beach in South Goa
Owning 10 elegant and chic cottages, Dwarka Eco Beach Resort boasts of a heavenly feel. The eco-friendly resort is placed amid lush palm groves and shares a boundary with a lagoon, right adjacent to the sea. Secluded and serene, this resort offers an ideal setting for a leisure holiday with your loved ones and you get a feeling of being close to nature.
You arrive at the resort after driving through a number of villages, that is located on the isolated Cola beach in south Goa. It is quite close to the popular Goan beaches of Benaulim and Agonda. These seasonal (from November to April) medieval-style thatched huts have plush interiors and have all the modern comforts. Relish sumptuous food during your stay.
Placed at the southern tip of Palolem beach, the Art Resort is all about having a peaceful rejuvenating vacation. The resort has 12 huge and comfortable elegantly designed cottages- divided into categories, festooned with interesting objects and painted in vibrant colors. These beach huts, each having its own patio, are well-equipped with all the facilities needed for a comfortable stay.
An interesting feature of this resort is its non-profit art gallery run by its owners- a young boy from India and an Austrian couple. Young artists of the area can showcase their artworks here. At the restaurant, gorge on sumptuous Indian and European fares and place an order of your favorite drink from an exhaustive menu at the bar.
Little Palm Grove, Ashvem
Little Palm Grove – Ashvem Beach Hut in Goa
Opened from October to April, Little Palm Grove has a total of 6 exclusively designed huts, made from bamboo and chatai. Out of the six, three are sea-facing. Rustic yet chic and comfortable, these beach huts consist of all the contemporary comforts including a king-size bed, attached bathroom. A porch and a hammock are added bonus.
Enjoy tasty food at the resort’s restaurant while treat your eyes to the mesmerizing views of the beach and gushing sea waves. The resort is located at the Ashvem beach, sandwiched between Mandrem and Morjim, and boasts of an extremely tranquil feel. Little Palm Grove is also quite close to the Arambol beach, a popular beach of Goa.
Village Susegat, Morjim
Village Susegat – Morjim Beach Hut in Goa
Nestled in the palm groves of Morjim beach in North Goa, Village Susegat is just the perfect place to relax and chill-out, as the name of the resort suggests. In local Konkani dialect, Susegat means to relax and not take any stress.
This village is a collection of bungalows or beach huts, 16 in number. Located at a distance of 20 minutes from the very popular Anjuna beach, these small bungalows give the feel of a beach hut and have been designed in the same manner. The fittings, furnishings and furniture are hand-picked. These huts are an amazing mix of modern comforts and traditional material. Each bungalow has a private garden too. At the Beach Café Bar, enjoy Indian and European delicacies and your favorite beverages while admiring the traditional beach shack feel.
Shanti Agonda Beach Huts in Goa
Located on the northern tip of Agonda beach in South Goa, Shanti village houses wonderful beach huts, eight in number. Surrounded by coconut palm groves, this resort is operational between the months of November and April. Elegantly furnished and well-decorated, the beach huts offer nice views of the beach. Shanti village resort also has 2 huge bungalows with personal patios. The resort also has an on-site multi-cuisine restaurant, specialties being north Indian and seafood dishes.
Lying in the middle of the Agonda beach, Simrose beach resort offers accommodation of three types- a stone house, stone cottages and luxury beach huts. Simrose beach huts are further segregated into regular and luxury huts, which one can pick according to his preference.
All the huts are well-designed and well-equipped with all the daily comforts. This beach resort is an ideal place for people searching for a secluded place, away from regular hustle-bustle. At the on-site restaurant, some of must-try dishes include pastas, fish delicacies, Nepali dishes and sea-food.
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Agonda Cottages, Agonda
Agonda Cottages in Agonda, Goa
Opened in the year 2013, Agonda Cottages are located on the southern tip of the beach and consists of a total of 14 luxury cottages, well-designed. Some of the beach huts here offer a nice view of the sea. Have a comfortable stay amidst modern services and facilities. The staff of the resort is known to offer excellent personalized services. The cottages are constructed beautifully and have painted walls and tiled floor. Private open-air bathrooms are the highlight. The food served at the on-site multi-cuisine restaurant is sumptuous and the menu at the bar has innumerable options.
Ordo Sounsar, Palolem
Ordo Sounsar Palolem Beach in Goa
Placed on the northern-most end of the Palolem beach, Ordo Sounsar is a splendid private resort, nuzzled away from the regular tourist activity. This has resort two kinds of accommodation options in the form of shared and private huts. The beach huts at Ordo Sounsar are very well-equipped with all the basic facilities and services.
The hammocks, lounge areas, and pool bar add to the laid-back atmosphere of the resort. At the in-house restaurant, guests can relish lip-smacking delicacies of Goan cuisines. The bar offers an extensive list of alcoholic as well as non-alcoholic beverages. As the resort is erected across the river, it is accessible through a wooden bridge.
Lying 100 m from Palolem beach, Cuba Beach Bungalows is a bunch of 16 colorful beach huts, placed in a semi-circular shape. The beach huts here are divided into 2 kinds- Premium and Normal- pick the one you like as per your pocket. The location is just ideal to have a chilled-out holiday experience while enjoy flawless hospitality services of the staff members. Though the place is operational all throughout the year, it bustles with major tourist activity between December and January. The restaurant at the resort has a lounge area and an al-fresco dining area. Binge on tasty food during your stay.
Papayas in Goa – Enjoy stay in eco-friendly huts
At Papayas, enjoy stay in eco-friendly huts that are made up of local materials like wood, bamboo and hay. Owned by a Goan-Swiss family, this resort has 9 huts offering mesmerizing views of the sea and the lush green garden. These huts are very well-equipped and include comfortable furniture. Have a leisure walk in the well-maintained garden of the resort that consists of bananas, palm trees, cashew, bamboo, sugar cane etc.
Opened between the months of November and May, this resort is just a few kilometers away from Patnem beach. At the restaurant cum bar, enjoy traditional Asian, Indian and European dishes along with your favorite drink. Beach beds and a small library add a different character to the dining venue at Papayas.