Arco Iris Boutique Homestay

Arco Iris [Meaning “Rainbow” In Portuguese & Spanish] Is A 200+ Year Old Colonial Portuguese Manor Situated On A Sprawling 1.5-Acre Property That’s Peppered With Fruit Trees, Flowering Bushes, Lush Lawns & Overlooks A Seasonal Lake. Located In Curtorim, A Quiet Village In South Goa, 7 Kms From Margao. Dotted With Paddy Fields And Is Often Referred To As The “Granary Of Goa”. Besides Being Popular With Bird Watchers As A Destination And The Attendant Photo Shoot Opportunities That It Affords. Along With Several Places Of Historical Interest.

Do Consider Watching The Videos Below Before Exploring Further

~ Explore ~

The House & Gardens

The house, with a built-up area of around 7,000 sq feet, comprises an entrada (foyer), sala (living room), dining room, five bedrooms (four on the ground floor and one on the first floor) with en suite bathrooms, lounge, library, fully equipped modern kitchen, utility area, two storerooms and accommodation for the support staff. It also has a balcao (balcony) and gallery in front and a courtyard in the rear. Read More

The Rooms

All the bedrooms and the lounge have been suitably modified to accommodate ensuite bathrooms with all modern amenities. The colours of the bedrooms have been picked keeping in mind the colours of the rainbow, and therefore we offer you a choice of Indigo, Orange, Violet, Yellow and Blue. Check Rooms

The Hosts

Hi all, my name is Bennita Ganesh and I stay in beautiful Goa with my husband Ganesh and our 2 daughters Trikaya & Trusha. We love to meet different people and experience different cultures from around the world. Read More

The Activities

Whilst in Arco, there are a number of activities to pamper your every whim. One can stroll down to the imposing St Alex Church and sample local produce at Crumbs, the local bakery, cycle to the majestic Rachol Seminary for an afternoon of cultural enrichment or even explore the enormous Braganza mansion, a mere 4km trek away Read More

The Restoration

All efforts were made to preserve the original materials gone into the construction of the house by using them, at times, for alternate purposes. The end result is a judicious and tasteful blend of the modern and the traditional Read More

~ Awards & Accolades ~

~ In The News ~


Planet Goa


~ Reservations ~

In keeping with its name, Arco Iris has five spacious rooms in the different colours of the rainbow. You can choose between the Indigo, Orange, Violet, Yellow and Blue rooms. The entire property is Wi-Fi enabled. All rooms have ensuite bathrooms, with hot and cold running water supply.

Room Tariff

Room TypeOct to Nov
Feb to May
Dec to JanJun to Sep
Premium (A/c)
~ Violet
~ Indigo
~ Orange
INR 6000.00INR 7500.00INR 5000.00
Classic (Non A/c)
~ Yellow
~ Blue
INR 5500.00INR 7000.00INR 4500.00

Rates may vary based on availability for long weekends, holidays, festivals etc. Kindly confirm same while booking

Booking Enquiry

Terms & Conditions

  • Taxes Extra As Applicable.
  • Rates Are Inclusive Of Breakfast.
  • Rates Are For Double Occupancy On A Per Night Basis.
  • A Maximum Of Four Pax (Two Adults With Two Children Under The Age Of 12 Years) Can Be Accommodated Per Room.
  • Lunch/ Dinner Available At Rs 700/- Per Person Per Meal With Prior Notice.
  • Extra Mattress @ INR 1500.00 Per Night, Including Breakfast. (INR 2000.00 - During Dec 1 To Jan 31)
  • Reservation Will Be Confirmed Against A 50% Advance Payment.
  • Special Rates For Long-Stay Guests.
  • Check-In Time 12 Noon And Check Out Time Is 11 Am.
  • Fair Cancellation Policies
Scroll to top