Top 10 Beach Houses In India - Updated 2023

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India is synonymous with the grand Taj Mahal, the sacred Ganges River, and the festival of Diwali. It’s also famous for its exotic spices and delicious cuisine. It can get quite exciting planning a trip to this beautiful country. Whether you intend to visit the majestic cities of India, the awe-striking mountainous tops, or the most beautiful beaches to lie in, this place is sure to make you feel like you’re in paradise.

In this article, we’ll be pointing out the top beach houses in India and why exactly they made it onto this list. Stick around and read on to find out more.

1. Privasea in Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala (from USD 103)

For a stay in a lush tropical garden, Privasea is your best bet. It’s a modern and elegant villa that’ll be sure to have you feeling relaxed! Privasea has a terrace, lawn, and one bedroom with all three areas giving you amazing views of the sea.

Enjoy the free breakfast and, if you wish, you can hire the services of the full-time butler-cum-chef to make sure your trip is taken care of completely. Aside from the free breakfast, the rate is inclusive of two bottles of mineral water daily, free Wi-Fi, a free private rickshaw for touring around Varkala, and a digital safety deposit locker. Housekeeping services can also be requested.

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Varkala, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
810.95 km (503.9 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
149 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities are as described and make for a comfortable stay
and then there's the view the view from the bed when you wake up - fabulous
the room and amenities are amazing and well maintained
the room has a slider see- through door if you want to enjoy the view from the bedroom
the scenic view right from your room is really awesome
the house it super clean and very ethnic
the rooms are clean nice and comfortable
the house has a rooftop and it was clean room
the rooms are fairly clean and well maintained by jobin the caretaker
it's very clean very shallow and there are few people teaching surfing as well
the host and his staff are hospitable and welcoming
jobin who was the care taker took really good care of us
mr jobin was a great host and an excellent cook
the caretaker was very helpful
benny is a wonderful host
absolutely stunning location and beautiful villa
an excellent location right on the cliffs
still the location is quite good
a picturesque walk to the cliffs
the villa is an ideal place for a small family of 2/3
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2. Riverview Villa in Canacona, Goa

This two-bedroom air-conditioned villa overlooking Talpona River can comfortably house four adults and give them the rest and relaxation they need. Guests can spend the afternoons out on the veranda or lie on the sunbeds in the garden. You can also hang out in the riverside gazebo if that’s more to your liking.

Booking this place grants you free breakfast, mineral water, juice, milk, teas, coffee, fruits, and snacks. Some of their amenities are a washing machine, Wi-Fi, Smart TVs in both bedrooms, and a landline. This villa has a housekeeper who comes around daily, except on Sundays, and will gladly help you with everything you need including cooking, cleaning, maintenance, laundry, and shopping.

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Canacona, Goa, India
61.09 km (38.0 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
villa 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
best was the rooms were beautifully cool when we arrived after our car drive
and the maid is perfect every morning i would wake to delicious breakfast and fresh coffee
the house is spotless and well appointed and nafisa and nilima were on hand to look after us
the girls are unobtrusive very helpful and accomodating and keep the place spotlessly clean
they are lovely people and very friendly
chim is a very helpful host and responds immediately to any issues
chim is amazing and very helpful
this really is a spectacular location with great views
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3. Fully furnished four-bedroom penthouse on the beach in Goa (from USD 84)

If you’re planning to travel with a group, this large four-bedroom penthouse on the beach is exactly what you need for the perfect beach getaway. It provides direct access to the water from your home and each room has an attached balcony where you can admire the views. There’s a small furnished kitchen, Wi-Fi, standard cable TV, a washer, and a dryer. One out of the four bedrooms does not have air conditioning, so just take note of that. The common living room leads to a large terrace that you can enjoy with your family or friends. Free parking is also available on the premises.

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Goa, India
19.51 km (12.2 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
165 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 4 Beds 9 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a great place to stay in north goa with great view from the apartment
i'm personally a fan of 5 star stay but this house was far better than any hotel
the place was much more comfortable then expected
very clean rooms with ac and super friendly helpful hosts
felix was very helpful with any queries we had and also helped us with transport facilities
the bunglow was superbly clean and well maintained
rooms are well maintained and clean
the rooms were kept clean
the place is well maintained and clean
the place is clean and pictures do justice to it
great hospitality by the host
amazing host very helpful
great host property opposite to the beach
a great host and great hospitality
the host was warm and friendly
location was realy good
great location in ashwem close to arambol
good place near the beach
the location of the house is just perfect
amazing location right across the beach
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4. Comfy studio home on Beach Road in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh (from USD 26)

If you’re looking for an airconditioned studio home near Ramakrishna Beach, you’ve found the right place! This comfy studio home can sleep up to three adults perfectly. It also has a nice terrace with a spacious sitting area outside.

It has a kitchen with basic cooking and dining needs, a washroom, and a large open-concept space where you’ll find the queen-sized bed and a living room set. The cable TV is on mounted on the wall near the bed and has cable for your entertainment. They also offer free parking on the premises. Be informed that there no internet connection on the property.

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Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India
1039.67 km (646.1 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
65 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

5. Peaceful bungalow near the beach in Yermal Thenka, Karnataka (from USD 18)

The available space in this peaceful bungalow is the entire first floor which has two beds and two baths. Booking a stay here would grant you access to the house’s living room, kitchen, balcony, and a coconut farm. The beach is easily within walking distance with the walkway and the home itself surrounded by coconut trees.

A few of the amenities and facilities include a patio, a backyard, free Wi-Fi, and free parking. Talk to Venya, the owner, if you want to rent a cab to go sightseeing around town or need a ride to the airport!

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Yermal Thenka, Karnataka, India
276.57 km (171.9 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
115 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 7 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

6. Old and rustic romantic beach villa in Anjuna, Goa

This old rustic and cozy beach house is perfect for rekindling romance. Six adults can enjoy a intimate beach trip in this three-bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom villa without worrying about getting in each other’s way. There’s a spacious terrace where you can spend the afternoons relaxing and gazing out into the sea. There are also a number of different restaurants around the vicinity and with a taxi and bike stand right in front of the villa, transportation is a breeze.

This villa has free WiFi, a fully equipped kitchen, a large dining room, and a spacious living room. Housekeeping and cleaning services are included, with dishwashing and laundry services available upon request.

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Anjuna, Goa, India
12.94 km (8.1 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
155 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi is taken care of and so are all the other amenities you need
every room is equipped with a roof fan conditioners in the sleeping rooms
only one exhaust fan in the kitchen would be good
the place also has an inverter to provide for a light and a fan in each room
very clean and we’ll maintained
house was really clean and tidy
villa is clean and space is huge
such a well maintained and clean house you have
finally casa timothy is very clean and comfortable and has everything you could need
hilario are amazing hosts
hilario was a very gracious host
thank you so much hilario for being a wonderful host to us
celine and hilario are excellent hosts
wonderful host with wonderful place
good place near to beach
easy access to beach shacks far from the main city but very good eating places in close vicinity
the location is very convenient walking distance to the wednesday flea market which is a treat
good property at a nice location
location was perfect and it was a very relaxing trip
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7. Saudades Beach Bungalow in Candolim, India (from USD 160)

Saudades Beach Bungalow is a 3-bedroom, 5-bathroom villa just 100 meters (328 feet) shy of the beautiful Candolim beach. All three air-conditioned bedrooms have satellite TVs and en-suite bathrooms that have 24-hour hot/cold running water. There are numerous and spacious sitting areas for you and your loved ones to lounge around on.

Enjoy daily housekeeping that includes having your laundry and dishes done. Guests will also appreciate the fully equipped modern kitchen that’s fully stocked with tea and coffee, the gym, the kid’s playground, and the pool facilities next door.

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7.79 km (4.9 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
13 reviews   Wifi Available
bungalow 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all of the rooms are a good size with both ceiling fans and very efficient air conditioning
the extra dining table outside just next to the kitchen was perfect for open air dinners
even rustling up some meal together in the wonderful and fully-equipped kitchen was fun and enjoyable
the property is very clean and hygenic
the bungalow is cosy and sparkling clean
what had not changed was the high standard of cleanliness and the wonderful hospitality
henry was a great host throughout checking during our stay that all was ok
henry really looked after us and the location and everything was perfect
expected a great place as the last time but what i got was an exceptional place
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8. Two-bedroom beachfront condo unit in Kozhikode, Kerala

For five guests, this two-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath apartment is a pretty sweet choice. You get immediate beach access which is a short walk away and you’ll get amazing ocean and sunset views from the balcony. All bathroom essentials are provided as well as a TV, ceiling fan, heating, and free Wi-Fi. The apartment is centrally located so guests will have access to cafes around the area.

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516.84 km (321.2 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
9 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi and big tv with prime are great for entertainment
great place for a pack of 5 people and nice and clean home
great hosts and great location
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9. Fort Abode in Kochi, Kerala

If you want a place near Fort Kochi Beach and aren’t all that worried about space, you should check out this aparthotel. This studio room is airconditioned with a flat-screen TV with cable service, free Wi-Fi, a safe, and a desk. The private bathroom has a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Housekeeping is available daily and room service is available at specific hours of the day. Other amenities include free self-parking, a 24-hour business center, and a seasonal outdoor pool you can use!

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Cochin, IN
3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

10. Saaj Resort in Dapoli, Maharashtra

For a fun and exciting trip in one of the most relaxing spots near Murud Beach, Saaj Resort should be at the top of your list. The coconut grove itself is an exciting thing to explore after a fun time playing volleyball or water sports on the beach.

This two-bedroom, two-bath bungalow can sleep up to six guests. They have free Wi-Fi, free parking, a patio, a balcony, and a private entrance to the bungalow. There is no access to a kitchen, but the host offers authentic Kokani cuisine. Note that the signal in this area is pretty scarce so only BSNL cards work here. Also, make sure you care cash with you since there aren’t many ATMs around here.

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Dapoli, Maharashtra, India
264.48 km (164.4 mi) from Immaculate Conception Church
11 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 4 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

The beaches of India

After all the hustle and bustle of exploring India, it’s nice to be able to have a beachfront villa to go home to at the end of the day. Let us know which one you chose and how it went! We’d love to hear all about it.

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