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Palacio do Deao, Quepem

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Once part of a prosperous plantation Palacio do Deao represents a colonial palace on the banks of the Kushavati River. Commissioned by a Portuguese nobleman, this 18th-century palace blends Hindu and Portuguese architectural styles. Book a tour in advance to see the interior rooms or enjoy a cup of tea in the surrounding pleasure gardens. Make Palacio do Deao a part of your Goa vacation plans using our Goa vacation planner.
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  • Visiting Palacio do Deao ,was part of a day excursion We were welcomed with a fruit drink and shown our table. our meal was first class, Reuben was a great host and made our tour very interesting. He ...  more »
  • Reuben and his wife have put their heart and soul into renevting this lively historic house and making it a wonderful place to visit . The meal was absolutely fantastic, lots of courses and perfect fo...  more »
  • This historic house is great with lots of history that is very interesting. We were also treated to a home cooked multi-course Portuguese/Goan meal which was excellent. Afterwards we had free time to ...  more »
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  • Though it was closed for 15 days when we arrived, its heavily wooded surroundings and well manicured gardens were an eye candy for us. The couple of bronze statues sitting amidst the lush greenery, as shown in my photos, is worth noticing. This place was set up by the founder of the area in 1787. It has its own website and can be visited by those who take pleasure in exploring the real old Goa and it Portuguese decent. This villa is just like a small palace.
  • Great place .. I wondered how they maintaining structure and the stuffs
  • Nice place very heritage plus the owner's approach and hospitality makes it cherry on the cake
  • Best collection of colonial furniture within a historic grand architectural restoration. The food is exquisite and the Belvedere makes for a very special ambience. Definitely a view of Goa that is so far above beach shack, hotel restaurant that you most certainly must make the effort. Once in a lifetime pleasure of paradise.
  • This place is DEFINITELY worth a visit. Its a really beautiful house, kind people, interesting history, but the food just exceeded all expectations!!! It was so crazy good, you wo t leave hungry. you'll have to book to give them time to prepare.