Lua Nova

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Low Deposit Options Available
  • Interest FREE Payment Plans
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Hotel Lua Nova , Baga. This picturesque 25-room resort awaits to provide you a holiday at a perfectly tranquil and passionate Goan village environment.Located a mere 40-minute ... Continue reading

Hotel Lua Nova , Baga. This picturesque 25-room resort awaits to provide you a holiday at a perfectly tranquil and passionate Goan village environment.Located a mere 40-minute drive from Goa's Dabolim Int'l. Airport, 12-km from Capital city Panjim and a bare 7-km from Goa's tourist-popular Mapusa market town. We are within convenient reach of Goa's trendy spots of tourist interest and all basic services - banks, exchange facilities, travel agencies, post office, markets & shopping arcades. A short stroll along beach-line takes you to Candolim – another popular North Goa tourist village, while a little hike across picturesque Baga hillock brings you to Goa's famed Anjuna Beach.This charming and lovely holiday resort offers the ideal choice of accommodation for all those travellers who want to relax in a paradisiacal setting. The property is conveniently positioned in Goa, within easy reach from one of the most beautiful beaches in India, Calangute Baga.

Activities

  • Library

Other facilities

  • 24hr Reception
  • Car hire
  • Garden
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Room service
  • Tour desk

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Newspapers
  • Safety deposit box

Price Overview

The prices shown below show the cheapest holiday offers for the Lua Nova in Calangute. Please use the price links to see all holiday deals available for that month.

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Payment Options

Payment options accepted:

We do not charge a fee to our customers who use debit cards, but credit cards do incur a fee of 2.5% of the payment value.

To make booking a holiday at Lua Nova in Calangute easier for you, we provide a range of different payment options. To find out if you can book Lua Nova with a low deposit holiday option, please click the "Price and Availability" button above.

Once a peaceful fishing village - and then a haven for hedonistic hippies - Calangute is now Goa's busiest and most commercialised holiday resort, a 45-minute bus ride north of the capital, Panaji. The road from the town to the beach is lined with Kashmiri-run handicraft boutiques and Tibetan stalls selling Himalayan curios and jewellery. The quality of the goods - mainly Rajasthani, Gujarati and Karnatakan textiles - is generally high, but haggle hard and don't be afraid to walk away (the same stuff will crop up again and again).

The Calangute beach is nothing special, but is more than large enough to accommodate the huge numbers of holiday visitors. To escape the hawkers, visitors should head fifteen minutes or so south of the main beachfront area, towards the rows of old wooden boats moored below the dunes. There, teams of villagers haul in their nets at high tide, and fishermen will be seen fixing their tack under bamboo shacks.

Calangute's bars and restaurants are mainly grouped around the entrance to the beach, and along Baga Road. As with most Goan resorts, the accent is firmly on seafood, though many places also offer vegetarian dishes, and western breakfasts feature prominently. Thanks to repeated crackdowns by the Goan police on parties and loud music, Calangute's nightlife is surprisingly tame, with most bars closing by 10pm. A notable exception is Tito's at the Baga end of the beach, and Pete's Bar, a hippie hangout that offers affordable drinks, backgammon sets and relentless reggae until the early hours.

Restaurants

Calangute has a mouthwatering selection of restaurants to choose from. A staunch favourite is Le Jardin, which is great for a quick snack or a large meal. Try their Greek meze platter or the grilled fillet of fish, served with a delicious coriander sauce. Their fish and chips with mushy peas is a hit with British tourists. I95 is a hidden gem found in Calangute, and a great place for family dining. Their beef wellington will have you back for more, while the 'sweets menu' is exceptional.

Nightlife

Apart from Pete's and Tito's, there are a number of bars that stay open until 10pm. Bob's Inn and Angela P. Fernandes are two places that serve great drinks and can be trusted to stay open for a few hours once the sun has set.

Essential Information

Time Zone

Plug Type

Voltage 230V 50Hz
Language: English,
Currency: India Rupee (INR)

This week's weather forecast

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37°C Low 21°C
Today: Sat 10 Dec
Sunny
36°C Low 21°C
Sun 11 Dec
Sunny
35°C Low 22°C
Mon 12 Dec
Sunny
35°C Low 24°C
Tue 13 Dec
Light rain shower
31°C Low 23°C
Wed 14 Dec

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