Ashwen, Goa

Ashwem is a beautiful neighborhood located in North Goa, India. Known for its pristine beaches, tranquil surroundings, and relaxed atmosphere, Ashwem offers a serene getaway for travelers. Here’s a neighborhood guide to help you explore Ashwem:

Ashwem Beach

The main attraction of Ashwem is its stunning beach. With soft golden sands, clear blue waters, and fewer crowds compared to some of the more popular beaches in Goa, Ashwem Beach is perfect for relaxation and rejuvenation. You can take long walks along the shore, sunbathe, swim, and enjoy breathtaking sunsets.

Arambol Beach

Located just a short distance north of Ashwem, Arambol Beach is another beautiful stretch of coastline. It offers a bohemian atmosphere, with yoga classes, meditation sessions, and drum circles happening regularly. You can also find a freshwater lake nearby, believed to have healing properties.

Mandrem Beach

Situated to the south of Ashwem, Mandrem Beach is known for its calm waters and scenic beauty. It’s a great place to unwind, take a dip in the sea, and enjoy a leisurely day on the beach.

Sweet Lake

Close to Ashwem, Sweet Lake is a serene and secluded spot where the Mandovi River meets the Arabian Sea. It’s an ideal place for birdwatching, kayaking, and enjoying the tranquil surroundings.

Chapora Fort

Located nearby in Chapora Village, Chapora Fort offers panoramic views of the Arabian Sea and the surrounding coastline. You can hike up to the fort, explore its ruins, and capture stunning photographs.

Morjim Turtle Beach

A short distance south of Ashwem lies Morjim Turtle Beach, known for its nesting site of Olive Ridley sea turtles. During the nesting season (November to March), you may have the chance to witness these incredible creatures in their natural habitat.

Shacks and Restaurants

Ashwem offers a variety of beach shacks and restaurants where you can indulge in delicious Goan and international cuisines. Some popular food joints in the area include La Plage, Shanti Lounge, and Sur La Mer.

Yoga and Wellness Retreats

Ashwem is known for its yoga and wellness retreats. You can join yoga classes, meditation sessions, and wellness programs to nourish your mind, body, and soul.

Local Culture and Shopping

Take a walk through the village and immerse yourself in the local culture. You can visit the local markets, shop for handicrafts, jewelry, and souvenirs, and interact with the friendly locals.

Water Sports and Dolphin Spotting

Ashwem offers various water sports activities such as jet skiing, parasailing, and banana boat rides. You can also embark on dolphin spotting trips to catch a glimpse of these playful creatures in their natural habitat.

As you explore Ashwem and its surroundings, embrace the tranquility, enjoy the beautiful beaches, and immerse yourself in the unique experiences this neighborhood has to offer.

Current Price 30,000 Sq.Feet

The closest beaches to Ashwem are

Ashwem Beach It is right in the neighborhood and easily accessible from most accommodations in Ashwem.
Morjim BeachLocated approximately 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) south of Ashwem, Morjim Beach is another beautiful beach in the vicinity.
Mandrem BeachSituated approximately 4 kilometers (2.5 miles) north of Ashwem, Mandrem Beach is known for its calm waters and serene atmosphere.


The distance from Ashwem to Goa International Airport (Dabolim Airport) is approximately 50 kilometers (31 miles). The travel time can vary depending on traffic conditions, but it usually takes around one and a half to two hours by road.
The distance from Ashwem to Mopa Airport (Goa International Airport at Mopa) is approximately 55 kilometers (34 miles). The travel time can vary depending on traffic conditions, but it usually takes around two hours by road.

popular food joints in Ashwem include

When it comes to popular food joints in and around Ashwem, you’ll find a variety of options serving different cuisines. Some popular food joints in the area include:

La PlageLocated on Ashwem Beach, La Plage is a renowned restaurant known for its French and fusion cuisine. It offers a relaxed beachside dining experience.
Shanti LoungeSituated on Ashwem Beach, Shanti Lounge is known for its Mediterranean and Asian fusion cuisine, along with live music performances and a laid-back ambiance.
Sur La MerLocated in Ashwem, Sur La Mer is a popular beach shack serving Goan and seafood delicacies. It offers a casual dining experience with a beachfront view.
RockfishSituated near Ashwem, Rockfish is a beachside restaurant known for its delicious seafood preparations and a range of international dishes.
Pousada by the BeachLocated on Ashwem Beach, Pousada by the Beach offers a beachfront restaurant serving Goan and continental cuisine. It’s a great spot to enjoy a meal while enjoying the ocean view.

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