Casa de Tartaruga is an impressive half a century old Goan House, located in the quiet village of Badem (Assagao).
This meticulously renovated and retrofitted to contemporary standards & comforts, while retaining its old-world charm. With high ceilings, large verandas, lots of natural lights, large open spaces, and a garden with hundreds of trees including Coconut, Jackfruit, Mango Passionfruit, etc, and a charming well with clear sweet water, this villa takes you back to earlier times.
Built on roughly half an acre on a 3 sided Plot, that borders Assagao & Anjuna on the two sides, the villa with its 4500 sq.ft. of living spaces is not visible from the main entrance. Lined with fully grown and fruit bearing coconut trees on both sides, the front garden is beautifully landscaped with a fish pond and hundreds of plants and trees which camouflage the Villa completely and provide privacy to its guests.
The House itself is built on two levels in old Goan style of Architecture, with laterite stone walls that are more than a foot thick and high ceilings. The structure was designed to keep the temperature of the house comfortable & cool even in the peak Goan summers. The extra wide wrap around verandas on the ground level and the first level add an old world character to the house.
The front Garden at Casa de Tartaruga boasts of dozens of trees, an old heritage well, a fish pond and much more. It’s a wonderful place to spend your lazy afternoons reading or listening to music, and your evenings filled with music, food and wine in the beautifully lit evening garden.
The Large Private Pool is just what you need to relax, rejuvenate and have a great time with friends and family. Kids are not left out, they have a separate kiddie pool all for themselves.
Casa de Tartaruga is an ideal place for various functions, from weddings to corporate events. The beauty of the gardens, the quality of our services will make your special moments memorable.
For corporate events, Casa de Tartaruga offers you indoor & outdoor spaces, wifi connection and video projector, as well as catering.
Casa de Tartaruga has wifi on the property which is free for use by the guests