The enterprising & friendly Goan Couple Jack & Catty welcome beach lovers and lovers of Palolem beach in South Goa to their 100 % wooden beach cottages. Tucked away in the midst of swaying coconut palm trees, Kate’s Beach Cottages are found on the south side of Palolem beach in Ourem village of Palolem Panchayat in Canacona district (taluka), South Goa.


Made in Wood Cottages….

Jack has delightful pride in confirming that the two beach cottages of his, are 100% wooden, tastefully designed for the exclusive tourist who desire luxury wooden beach cottages bang on the beach.

These wooden cottages of Palolem are made from exotic state tree of Goa called, “Matti” (Terminalia crenulata) and also from Pine Wood Planks, European Pine Sylvester Wood, Pine Wood, Pine Wood White and Golden Pine Wood.

Eco Friendly, Natural & Close to Nature….

Being a nature lover himself, Jack desired to build holiday beach rooms totally from natural materials without using any concrete, chemicals and artificial paints. The two spacious 50 Square meters wooden beach rooms are genuinely hand built to perfection. The walls of Kates Cottages in Palolem are made of wooden planks, the flooring is constructed of wooden logs, and even the two Kates Rooms are standing on huge wooden beams. The only thing that is not wooden in Kates Goa Cottages is the sanitary ware that is made up of Ceramic in the bathroom & toilet.

Luxurious Wooden Beach House is what we are….

Both the rooms on offer are Sea View facing touching the Ourem road towards Palolem beach. From the balcony of Kates Palolem cottages, one can see the Palolem beach in the near distance. The white sands of Palolem beach are just a stone’s throw away, literally speaking. Kate’s Goa Cottages are not temporary beach huts built on bamboo stilts, but Kate’s Palolem Rooms are permanent beach cottages on Palolem beach. They are deluxe in standard and tastefully designed to International standards having self-attached toilets with western commode.

Palolem wooden beach cottages with all modern amenities….

The Bedroom

Every Kates beach cottage has a Master Wooden Bed of Size 7 X 6 feet dressed with deluxe foam mattress, clean bed linen and removable mosquito nets. Option to use electric ceiling fan or Split AC (Air Conditioning) or just enjoy the blissful breeze of the sea through the well ventilated windows. Huge L.C.D. TV in room with Cable ready television channels such as CNN, BBC, Discovery, National Geographic etc. Every beach room has two lazy bean bags, dressing mirror with seat and Portuguese Relaxing chair cum recliner in the verandah.

The Rest Room

The bathroom of Kates beach cottages are fitted with non-slip flooring tiles along with a Glass Shower Cubicle having Speed Rain Showers. 24 hours running hot & cold water on tap. Storage cabinets for your inner & personal wear. Western commode, wash basin and deluxe sanitary ware.

The Verandah

A Portuguese style recliner is provided for sitting and lazing around for some rest & relaxation while watching the tourists & travellers moving around to and fro. Just in case it’s hot & humid, hence the owner Mr. Jack has been thoughtful enough of providing a fan in the verandah too.

The Land of Goa

Kate’s Goa Cottages are situated in the Paradise of India, called Goa. For those who love balanced holidays and who love peace & pleasure, South of Goa has a lot to offer.

Kate’s offers 2 Wooden Rooms on First Floor
For those tourists and guests who love to have some Sea View or Main Road view of Ourem at Palolem village, Kate’s offers 2 Wooden Rooms on First Floor above Fern’s Restaurant. The two rooms are named as PEDRU & MARIA. Both of the first floor Kate’s rooms have individual & independent wooden staircase entrance, each for separate room. All the facilities mentioned in Room Amenities are available in both of the first floor rooms.

2 Rooms on First Floor

2 Rooms on Ground Floor

Kate’s offers 1 Wooden Room and 1 Concrete Room on Ground Floor
For those tourists and guests who love to have their feet on the sandy grounds of Goa, once immediately out of the holiday guest rooms, for them Kate’s offers 2 Rooms on Ground Floor facing the South, having village view at ground level. One room is name MARIA (wooden room) and is ready for occupancy by guests. The second room name is PRANOY (concrete room) and from October, 2013 onwards will be available for guests to stay. Both ground floor rooms are very close and behind the Ferns Restaurant. Room amenities are all the same as of the first floor room, minus the Cubicle Shower. (Normal Showering facilities provided). Maria and Pranoy rooms are classically Goan by feeling having Mangalore Tiles on the roof.

The beach of Kate’s Goa Cottages

Kates Goa Cottages are located bang on the world famous beach of Palolem. Palolem is every traveller’s, holiday makers, tourists, wanderers, day-trippers, and vacationer’s choice. Indian and Foreign tourists, travellers, backpackers, hippies everyone loves Palolem beach and its environments. Palolem is the only beach in Goa which is considered to be the safest for non-swimmers. The ocean bed or ocean floor does not decline suddenly and the water level is always the same all around you.The Palolem Sea is perfectly still and calm with small waves frequently breaking the silence of the seas. But you can be contented, calm and warm under your bedspreads in Kates Goa Cottages and just pay attention to the silence and the rhythm of the sea.

  It's time to head to the Palolem beach.
The wind blows through your hair.
The warm sun bathes your skin.
Soft golden sand caresses your feet.