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Laid Back Waters, The best backwater experience in Goa!

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3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
1 night minimum
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For a unique experience on the backwaters of the scenic Chapora river, we organize overnight stays or day lunch trips on our traditional Kerala houseboat ’Laid Back Waters‘. Get back to nature with the sounds of birds, the sight of local fishermen and riverbank farming. The cruise includes an opportunity to take in the sunset while sipping on bubbly, whilst you try your hand at some river fishing....For a unique experience on the backwaters of the scenic Chapora river, we organize overnight stays or day lunch trips on our traditional Kerala houseboat ’Laid Back Waters‘. Get back to nature with the sounds of birds, the sight of local fishermen and riverbank farming. The cruise includes an opportunity to take in the sunset while sipping on bubbly, whilst you try your hand at some river fishing.More
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Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:December 2015
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good trip, food very good, dri KS included lots of wildlife to see, cabin good Tender to boat from shore is not for the faint hearted if you have difficult with walking as I do. But it is worth it

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank JonC-holiday
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely overnight stay on the rice boat. Crew were fantastic , food and drink wonderful and a great way to chill out

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Jools010990
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked a 3.5 hour lunch trip on this boat. They do not book it for less than 4 people, so even though there were only 2 of us, we had to pay for 4 seats. However, the money was worth it. The price...More

Date of stay: December 2019
Thank paulsaswata
Reviewed 24 March 2019

Let’s start with the positives, the boat is spacious, has good areas for lounging and dining, 3 double, en-suite rooms. The staff were fantastic, a true credit to the operating company, Guru, who was the Chef cum Waiter and Ramesh (?) who was the Captain,...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank gjm1972
SunsetGetaways, VR Owner at Laid Back Waters, The best backwater experience in Goa!, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2019

Thanks for your very detailed report, yeah fully take your points, its the fag end of a very busy season and we are grateful for the updates so we can attend to these areas on an immediate basis! The boat is being upgraded this season...More

Reviewed 4 March 2019

We did the overnight tour on the Chapora River on Valentine's Day with the family. It was so very romantic. The food en the ambiance were just amazing. We had a beautiful sunset from the loungedeck.The staff was extremely friendly. We caught two fishes.That was...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Car482015
SunsetGetaways, VR Owner at Laid Back Waters, The best backwater experience in Goa!, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2019

Thank you for your nice comments .. Do get in touch when booking again and would love to do that little more to make it even better for you :)

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Private Garden
Would you recommend this rental to someone who plans to do many outdoor activities during their trip?YesNoUnsure
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Chapora is one of the most scenic rivers in Goa and probably the only river with no mining activity, leaving the waters pristine and clean ..
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We provide your transfers in new air-conditioned cars, all we need is your hotel details and our diver will be there to pick & drop you back, past some of the heritage roads of north Goa!
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