Silly Potatoes Hostel

House No. 294, Madhlawada, Arambol beach road, Goa

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Silly Potatoes Hostel


Overview of Hostel

A peaceful sleep after an active day at the beach. On a bed that is just rightly made. Clean. Pristine. In a Portuguese style house with old Goan charm. Surrounded by eco friendly decor. Just 400 metres away from the beach, so that you can hear the waves on your dreams, and 2 mins walk to the Arambo

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Pick-up service:
Please contact us with your arrival details, so that we can arrange pick up service to you ,and it costs 900-1800 depending upon the time and proximity to the place. In peak season prices may be a little more ; or you can ask for a local taxi/tuktuk, let them drive you to the Lady Carmel Church on th eArambol beach road in Arambol. For any urgent help, please call us directly.

Location Details:
Our place is located in Arambol beach road in Arambol, North Goa, a popular destination for the backpackers, tourists from India and abroad and for Nomads. We are hardly mins from the Arambol bus stand and the local market, Petrol pump to feed your vehicle and at a good enough distance to keep the noise of the market and bus stand away. Although just to let you know that our property is on the road property.

About 5 minutes walking distance from the Arambol beach which is about 400 meters away from our paradise. Sweet water lake can be reached from Arambol beach only and distance wise it is about 1 km from the arambol beach through the rocks and elevated martek. This is one place surrounded by greenery, hills, beaches, rivers and lake. You will find good places for having your meals or drinks on your way to Arambol beach ( We have been to almost all the places)

Water sports and entertainment activities are also minutes away. ( During the season)
It’s a good location to go to Mandrem and/ or Morjim to discover Mandrem, Ashwem or morjim and Turtle beaches (Approximately in a range on 2.5 - 15 KM )

NOTE: We are not in the City Center. We are also not located close to the Airport, or not super close to the railway station either. We are away from the scams and aggressiveness of these touristy ghettos.

Directions Guideline:
From Airport -
Through Cab ( if you’re taking one from the airport go for a pre-paid one for safety) , We can provide you a shuttle cab as well for a charge of 1500 in day time and 1800 for late hours after 10 O’clock)
1. By bus
Airport to our Place in Arambol is accessible through bus ( you will have to change 2-3 buses for that.) Get down to Mapusa and take a direct bus for Arambol. From Arambol Bus stand we are two minutes away.
2. By Taxi
Through Cab ( if you’re taking one from the airport go for a pre-paid one for safety) , We can provide you a shuttle cab as well for a charge of 1500 in day time and 1800 for late hours after 10 O’clock)

From Train Station
1. By bus
Thivim is the closest Train station and you can reach us by a bus which will take about 45 minutes to an hour to reach here., Bus fare will be about Rs. 30 Get down at Arambol Bus stand we are two minutes away from that.
2. By Taxi
From Thivim Taxi charges about 900 INR to reach here. Follow us on google maps and tell the cab driver to take you to Arambol and the place is close to the Lady Carmel Church after Arambol Bus Stand on the Arambol Beach Road.

Here is our address in English : SIlly Potatoes Hostel, House number 294, Madhlawada, Arambol Beach Road, Diagonal opposite to the Lady Carmel Church, Arambol, North Goa.

You may call us if you take taxi and let us talk to the driver, it's better to guide them in local language. You can find our contact detail in your confirmation letter after you made booking..

Located near

*2 minutes away from bus stand. You can walk it. *5 minutes walk to the beach *7 minutes walk to night market *1 minute to 5 amazing restaurants around *7 minutes to the pristine and calm kepkarwada beach *Bikes available on rent, at a very affordable price *We can arrange cabs for you *You can get breakfast by paying extra *Volunteering opportunities available *We love artists and musicians

Conditions & Policy

Age Restriction

***Property Policies & Conditions: 1. Cancellation policy: 14 days before arrival. 2. Check in from 12:00 to 23:00. 3. Check out before 10:00 noon. 4. Payment upon arrival by cash only. 5. Reception working hours 08:00-22:00. 6. Age Restriction:23+. 7. Taxes included. 8. Breakfast not included. 9. Pets allowed but not inside the dorms. 10. Smoking allowed in designed areas.