SaffronStays Beyond - Alibaug, Maharashtra

Beyond - Alibaug, Maharashtra

15 people love this home

Quick Takeaways

  • Built around the traditional Indian concept of aangan (courtyard), SaffronStays Beyond, a private pool villa in Alibaug is the break you did not know you needed. 

  • With all 3 bedrooms on ground floor, this elderly-friendly home is the perfect place to celebrate milestones and occasions.

  • This home is just 3.5 hours from Mumbai, and arriving by ferry will reach the home in 20 minutes from Mandwa Jetty.

  • Unique in its own way, the wooden and wicker furnishings, warm earthy decor and open-air bathrooms lend a Balinese vibe to the home. If ‘rustic luxury’ were to be visually explained, SaffronStays Beyond is what it would look like.

  • The dreamy and calming aura of the house sets the right tone to let out the artist within you - so, pen down your thoughts, paint your imagination or simply relax by the pool as you watch the sky change its shade from vibrant blue to fiery orange. 

  • Enjoy sipping your drinks at our pool bar, play music and splash around with your friends and family.

  • This home also houses two cute dogs - Tinkerbell and Peter Pan. Stay assured that they won't disturb your stay, but only make it better. 

  • All you foodies, rejoice! Devour lip-smacking meals like Matkichi Bhaji, Chhole, Paneer Handi, Fish Curry, Malvani-style Chicken and Alibaug-style Chicken made especially by our in-home chef.

Jul 2019

I visited and chose this place as a day getaway from Mumbai stress with my cousins from the U.K. This place turned out to be really a refreshing experience. The house, decor, ambience and the rains added to its beauty. Full of nature, peace & bliss. Food was O.K. decent home-cooked meal. But the home is tastefully done. Eco-friendly. My 10-year-old son & 3-year-old have enjoyed the swimming pool. Watching the "Crabs" :-) and nature at the same time. My mother-in-law a senior citizen with a hip surgery was comfortable and happy. I had my doubts that a one-day getaway becomes more stressful rather than enjoyable but the nature surrounding the place changed my mindset. Staff is very friendly, prompt at service. Would surely ask my friends to come to beyond for a wonderful experience..!!. ...

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Jun 2019

Excellent place well maintained, ambiance is great. Food was tempting & tasty. Caretaker was really caring, humble and service given was good. Concept of open toilet good,only fear of creatures. Rest excellent. Exterior also excellent. Must congratulate the owner & caretaker for the excellent experience for me & my friends.. Thanks for the hospitality. ...

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May 2019

A serene peaceful & de stressing eco system. A heartful & warm ambience to gel with nature. Its' been an amazing stay. Well trained service personnel & well taken care off. Mind blowing interiors. Humble people to service. Loved the place. Stay healthy, Stay blessed. Asta la vista !!! Excellent bungalow with best interior will come again. ...

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May 2019

Excellent bungalow beautifully designed. Great service by the caretaker and staff, who made our stay most comfortable !!! Will definitely come back !!!!...

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May 2019

The property is awesome & the staff is very very good. Had a great time. ...

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May 2019

Amazing property. Falling short of words to describe how great this location and house is. Very well maintained, decorated with minute detail. We simply loved every bit in the house. 5 Star hospitality. Very humble and supportive staff. Keep up the good work. We'll visit again. THANK you !!...

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Apr 2019

Great 2 day stay. Calm peaceful and refreshing !!! Great service from support staff Excellent food & ambiance. Overall great family bonding time Lovely Stay !!!! Thank you :)...

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Apr 2019

A good place to unwind. Support staff very helpful& service oriented. Good design.. Compliments to the architect. ...

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Mar 2019

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Dec 2018

Amazing property & very prompt & helpful service. Food was delicious. Staff was courteous & Polite. Definitely going to visit again. ...

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  • Television
  • WiFi and Internet
  • Air Conditioner
  • Ensuite Bathroom
  • Swimming Pool
Food and Drinks
  • Breakfast included
  • Only Vegetarian or Jain Meals
  • Meals provided at extra cost
  • Meals included in Tariff
  • Self Catered
  • Meals not provided
  • Child friendly
  • Elderly Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • LGBTQ Friendly
  • Alcohol Allowed
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Genset
  • Parking Available
  • Accommodation For Driver
  • Towels and Toiletries
  • Inverter
  • Clubbing
  • Adventure
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife
  • Dining
  • Nature
  • Theatre Or Films
  • Historical monuments
  • Street food
  • Geographical wonders
  • Beach
  • Places of worship
  • Amusement park
  • Museums and Art
  • Business District
  • Transit
* In case a date does not have text inside it, it means default rates of the property apply OR status is "Available"
Map view

About the Home

At the foothills of the Sahyadri mountains, near the expanse of Arabian sea, SaffronStays Beyond is a place of refuge from the frenzied urban life. A retreat for the nature lovers, you can indulge in bird-watching, butterfly-counting, stargazing and appreciating the beauty of nature.

A contemporary home with all the modern comforts, this home pays homage to mother nature with the greenery surrounding the home, the open air bathrooms, indoor plants as well as the earthy decor. Wooden and wicker furnishings dominate the rooms, giving the home a rustic touch. Bougainvillaea and frangipani flowers bloom around and the lush greenery cocoons the home, keeping it cool throughout the year.

Built with the traditional Indian concept of 'aangan' - courtyards, SaffronStays Beyond blurs the boundaries, seamlessly merging the interiors with the outdoors. This single level home houses all the rooms on the ground level, making it easily accessible by elders.

Relax with the sounds of the rustling bamboo leaves and the melodic bird calls as you sit out on the bench or rejuvenate with a refreshing dip in the pool.

Please Note

- There are 2 pet dogs on-site - Tinkerbell and Peter Pan. Rest assured, they will not disturb your stay.
- Since the home is surrounded by nature, there might be a possibility of sighting unwanted guests from the animal kingdom. Guests are advised to shut windows and doors before dark.
- The last 1.5 km approach road is in a rough condition.
- The home is in a rural area of Maharashtra, powered by MSEB. In case of disruption due to fluctuation, we have a genset which burns out beyond 6 hours of usage. Guests are advised to turn off ACs and the Genset after every 2 hours for 30 minutes to avoid burnouts.

Meal arrangements

Meals are included in the tariff.
We provide healthy home-cooked meals prepared using locally sourced fresh ingredients. We recommend trying out our local chef's veg specialty like Matkichi Bhaji, Chhole and Paneer Handi. In non-veg, try Fish Curry, Malavani-style Chicken or Alibaug-style Chicken*.

*Fish and mutton dishes (subject to availability) can be served at an additional cost, which is payable at actuals onsite.

Click here to view the sample menu.

Meal Charges All Meals (₹)
Adult - Veg1500
Adult - Non Veg1500
Children - Veg1000
Children - Non Veg1000

These are all charges Per Person, Per Night (Excluding GST)

Stay and accessibility

Yes, our Home is child-friendly.

Yes, our home is senior citizen/elderly friendly. There are 2-3 steps leading into the home.

No, this is not a pet-friendly villa.


No, you cannot book just one room. You would need to book the entire home.

No, separate accommodation is not available.

Parking for up to 6 cars is available onsite.


There is a caretaker onsite.

Yes, we do allow unmarried couples. They should both be adults and should have with them government-approved Photo IDs (that clearly show their residential address) at the time of Check-in.

Absolutely, but all guests have to be adults and government-approved Photo IDs that clearly show the address must be provided to the caretaker during Check-in.

Room specifics

3 extra mattresses can be arranged onsite. Our home has adequate bed sheets, blankets and pillows for extra bedding.

Our bedrooms have lovely queen-sized beds. All our mattresses have mattress protectors.

Yes, we provide toiletries like soap, shampoo, toilet paper, etc.

Yes, all of our bedrooms are air-conditioned.

No, there is no WiFi available. There is adequate network connectivity.

Yes, we have a genset in case of rare occasions of power failure. Guests are requested to switch off the ACs during power outages as it consumes more power. Please Note: Alibaug experiences load shedding by MSEB every Tuesday, between 9 am - 6 pm.

Food and Beverages

We offer simple home cooked meals. You can inform the caretaker in advance about your meal preferences (veg/non-veg), specific dietary requirements, etc.

Guests are not allowed to access the kitchen. However, mothers of infants or small children will have limited access to boil milk or prepare their kids meals. Should you choose to order in, the caretaker will be able to help you with menus of nearby restaurants.

Yes, you can use the fridge to store food/beverages.

Yes. In case you would like the caretaker to cook a special dish, you can pay him for the actuals and cooking, cleaning fee on site, in cash. Please note that this will be subject to availability of ingredients. Fish and mutton preparations shall be charged extra, at actuals which is payable in cash to the caretaker onsite. Please inform in advance, to allow our caretaker to procure the same.

Yes, alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. There is ample ice stocked in the fridge.


A Guest is entitled to a refund of 75% if he/she cancels the confirmed booking upto 15 days before the Date of Check-In (before 1 PM). A Guest is entitled to a refund of 50% if he/she cancels the confirmed booking upto 7 days before the Date of Check-In (before 1 PM). If the Guest cancels within 7 days of the Date of Check-In, he/she is entitled to no refund.

Unfortunately, there is no option for part payment. Guests are required to pay 100% of the payment before check-in.

Once you have chosen your dates and your booking has been accepted, you will receive a payment link where the payment can be processed. In case you're unable to make an online payment through the link, you could also deposit the cash in our bank account directly. We also offer other options like PayTM, NEFT/IMPS or UPI.

All additional payments (such as extra meals, pet charges, etc.) will have to be paid to the caretaker onsite in cash at the end of your stay. In special circumstances, we do accept these payments through PayTM.

Security deposit of Rs 10000 is to be paid two days prior to check-in. If no damages are observed, the deposit will be returned during check-out itself or by NEFT within 5 business days after check-out.

Things to do

The villa has a pool and is located in the close proximity to several of the popular beaches of Alibaug. Alibaug beach and Alibaug fort is 18 km from the home, the Murud Jhanjira fort is close too. Guests can also opt for go-carting which is 8 km away from the home.

Yes, there is a private pool which is 6 ft deep. As there is no lifeguard on hand, guests are advised to be cautious (especially around kids) and to refrain from swimming late at night.

House Rules

Given the location of our home, playing loud music is allowed within limit and during specific time/hours. Guests are requested to respect our neighbours and keep the noise level mild and within the villa.

Yes, smoking is allowed but strictly not inside the home. If you wish to smoke, please do so outside in the garden/lawn area. Alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. We do not encourage late night revelry or loud music.

Check-in time at 1 pm and check-out time is 10 am. Please note that check-out timings are strict as we need to ready the rooms for our next booking. Guests are requested to respect the timing of other guests as well. In case you wish to check in a little early or check out a little late, do inform us at the time of booking. Additional charges will be applied.

As required by law, all adults have to provide their government-approved Photo IDs (that clearly show their residential address) at the time of Check-in. Your co-operation is of utmost importance to us.

No. Guests will only be able to access common areas on the property such as the living room, garden, private pool, etc. Guests are strictly prohibited from crossing into neighbouring properties under any circumstances. We request our guests to respect the privacy and personal space of our neighbours.


No, there are no CCTV cameras installed.

Should a stray dog enter, inform the caretaker and he will address the issue.

Yes, we do have a first-aid kid onsite, stocked with Dettol, band-aids and over-the-counter medicines like Metacin, Crocin etc.

The villa is well lit up. There is enough lighting even in the surrounding areas i.e lawns, grounds.

How to get there

While roads connecting to the property are good except for the last 200 meters, guests are advised to check the road and weather conditions before leaving for a road trip.

Views 13550 time(s)
Normal capacity (per Room) 2
Extra People allowed (per Room) 1
Num of Rooms 3
Security Deposit (per Room booked) 3000
Check In 1 PM
Check Out 10 AM
Cancellation Policy Strict

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