Villa Rivercat will be happy to arrange services for you including
taxis, motorbikes, bicycles, doctor, travelling advice, yoga, massage,
foreign exchange and tickets. Future plans for the villa include
a beachfront restaurant and painting materials
in each room, whereby guests may indulge their artistic desires.
Rinoo understands the plights of developing artists and is pleased to
If they would like to contribute to the villa’s art collection, so much
Villa Rivercat is the perfect place for meditation or seminar
groups, if somebody wanted to organize it. Film-directors, scriptwriters,
musicians, classical dancers and all kind of artists are welcome
to use this place for their inspiration. It is even possible to
rent the complete house for a period of time to use it for exhibitions
or a film-setting.
Villa Rivercat has enjoyed excellent reviews in international publications
such as The Rough Guides, Lonely planet and Let’s Go. The latter
guide chose the house as the Best Kept Secret of India and Nepal:
“Artists and pretty people commune in the calm glow of candle light
at the Villa River Cat in the secluded beach town of Mandrem. Find
it before it gets found out.”
“More of a retreat than a guest house, this sprawling, beautifully
furnished home just off the beach. An international group of beautiful
people is encouraged to light candles and bask in the Goan paradise,
cooking and eating together.