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“old house”(5 reviews)
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Tour this vast, sumptuous Portuguese property with a descendant of one of the original owners.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Chandor, India
+91 832 278 6222
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Braganza House, built in the 17th century is a Beautiful and Rustic Palatial Home. People who appreciate Architecture, Beauty, and grandeur and want experience how ancestral Goa was should visit this place. The Home is not been restored to Pristine but has a Charm of...More

Thank Anish A
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

When you go up the stairs from the entrance, go to the right side, the Perreira side, the descendant is friendly and allows photos and to touch and sit on furniture. The ballroom is also beautifully restored. He has a wealth of knowledge and knows...More

5  Thank KarelE38
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

The house filled with interesting things, however the lady who runs it (or is a part of the family) is very strict on what she shows and is not interested in questions about the artifacts. She takes you around the house in 10-15 minutes. No...More

2  Thank Linda E
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Well worth a visit. The size is spectacular. The decay also. The house is kept clean but the climate is taking its toll. We could only visit 1 half (the larger house).

2  Thank HPDubai
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

A good place to see if ur interested in Goan History and rich heritage of its people. Not easily accessible by public transport , recommend to use ur own transport.

1  Thank AnkushS390
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Lovely to visit the heritage house and also the lady explaining was lovely and explained so well. The house is a must see and the history in it is beautiful.

1  Thank Gloria A
Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

Certainly worth a visit, though at IR 150 each it is still good value even if it it is more expensive than Fernandez which is excellent value at IR 100.

Thank John T
Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

There are two sides of the same house. After climbing the stairs, the right side of the house is shown by and old goan lady in a robotic, steretyped and not convincing way. The house is interesting to see but in a awkward manner she...More

1  Thank Iwatchdogyou
Reviewed October 2, 2017

It is a well maintained house but not worth all the hype at all. The caretaker of the house is extremely rude and only cares about the contribution (forced) you make towards the end. We felt cheated as the entrance fee or the so called...More

5  Thank vanid07
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited this 150 yr old house, half a section of which is converted to a museum of sorts . A housekeeper pockets 100 rupees per person and lets you in for the guided tour. It's not the information anecdotes which are charming but the...More

2  Thank Shwetsh
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usaveronica
February 18, 2015|
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Response from uday911 |
Yes, you need to contact the owners. A few Hindi films have been shot at this location.
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Carolann2013
December 26, 2014|
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Response from jehenson81 | Reviewed this property |
There is no restaurant at this site.
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