We provide healthy home-cooked meals prepared using locally sourced fresh ingredients. We recommend trying out our local chef's veg specialty like Bhendi bharta, Puran poli, Alibaug-style Usal, while in non-veg there is Fish curry, Chicken sukha, and Prawn curry.
Must try - Steamed Modaks and the delicious Popti (veg/ chicken), a local seasonal speciality of Raigad region available in winters. This is slow cooked in an earthen pot on wood fire.
Seafood and mutton dishes (subject to availability) can be served at an additional cost which is payable at actuals. Tea/Coffee will be served during breakfast and evening tea time. If you would like tea/coffee at any other time of the day, it can be arranged at an additional charge.
Please Note : Menu for reference only, subject to availability.
AC in living room and bedrooms
Safe Deposit Box
Accommodation For Driver
Towels and Toiletries
Food and Drinks
Meals provided at extra cost
This place has more rooms, that you can book together.
Yes, our Home is child friendly. But one of the rooms on the first floor has a ledge-less French window which directly overlooks the swimming pool. So parents are urged to be careful with letting their children near that window.
Yes, our home is senior citizen/elderly friendly. The home has one bedroom on the ground floor which is easily accessible by seniors. The room has a private bathroom, again easy to access at night without any supervision and there are 2 steps leading into the villa.
Yes, the home can be reserved only for photo shoots, not for film or advertisement shoots. Only the camera men and models or actors will be allowed. No crew members will be allowed.
Access to the pool will be subject to home owner's approval. Depending on the event and its requirements, a refundable deposit and additional charges may be applied. Any other permissions required for photo shoot will need to be taken by the guests themselves.
If you wish to book our home for functions/shoots, please send a message to the host on our website or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Accommodation for up to 2 drivers is available. Charges for the same are Rs 500 per person, per night. This does not include meals. Additional charges for meals to be paid to the caretaker onsite, in cash.
Meals can be availed at an additional cost of Rs 1500 (veg) and Rs 1700 (non-veg) per person, per day. It includes breakfast, lunch and dinner. Meal charges for children are Rs 750 (veg) and Rs 850 (non-veg) per child, per day. Meal charges are inclusive of GST.
Inform the concierge team whether you want to opt-in for the meals and your meal preferences 48 hours prior to check-in which is to be paid online.
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. Tea/Coffee will be served during breakfast and evening tea time. If you would like tea/coffee at any other time of the day, it can be arranged at an additional charge.
We offer simple home cooked Maharashtrian meals. There is a standard menu available. You can inform the caretaker in advance about your meal preferences (veg/non-veg), specific dietary requirements, etc. Vada Pav, Misal, Fish and Chaat dishes can be arranged as per availability for evening snacks. BBQ dishes, Veg Popti and Popti Chicken are a must-try here.
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.
Outside food/ready to make foods are not allowed.
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.
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.
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.
Given the location of our home, playing loud music is allowed within limit and during specific time/hours. We have speakers with a USB port onsite, so you could attach your phone, pendrive to the music system.
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 neighboring properties under any circumstances. We request our guests to respect the privacy and personal space of our neighbors.
1. Our home is centrally located with close proximity to Kihim beach and tourist locations.
2. We also have a professional music system with karaoke. Please contact the caretaker for further details.
3. Dive into the pool or take a long walk in the lawn.Â
4. Travel back in time as you visit the famous Revdanda fort 27 km from the villa. Karmarkar Museum is just 30 minutes from the villa.Â
5. Wake up early in the morning (between 6 AM and 6:30 AM) to watch different types of birds on the lawns - something that the city life doesn't offer.Â
Yes, there is a private pool within the complex.As there is no lifeguard on hand, guests are advised to be cautious (especially around kids) and to refrain from swimming late at night.
Our pool is available for poolside parties. However, we recommend keeping alcohol, food and glass bottles away from the pool to avoid accidents.
Yes, we have a backup inverter in case of rare occasions of power failure. Guests are requested to switch off the ACs during power outages as it consumes more power. For the use of genset, guests will have to pay an additional cost which will have to be paid at actuals.
Inspired by the ‘seamless garden’ that rolls right up to the first floor, SaffronStays Gardenia is a 4-bedroom villa with an infinity pool near Kihim Beach, Alibaug. Overlooking lush green views and uninterrupted skies, this villa in Alibaug is 20 minutes from the Mandwa Jetty and only an hour away from the Mumbai Port by the RoRo.
The garden-facing infinity pool with barbecue and bonfire arrangements will make your pool-themed celebrations bigger and better.
This villa in Alibaug has one bedroom (with ensuite bathroom) on the ground floor and three bedrooms (with ensuite bathrooms) on the first floor - each with a view of its own. The pool-facing living room consists of a dining space, a sit-out patio with a swing and the powder room.
The first floor opens up into a balcony that meets the ‘seamless garden’ through lush green slopes and offers an aerial view of the infinity pool. It is just the perfect spot to click frame-worthy photos.
The terrace is where our courteous staff could set up a moonlit dinner, a sundowner or an evening tea arrangement for you, upon request.
Your quest to find a private villa near Mandwa Jetty to work with a view ends here. Work with a strong, free WiFi connection and enjoy perks of impeccable hospitality.
Relish Alibaug-style home-fresh meals and local authentic seafood prepared by our in-home chef. Bombil Fry, Fish Curry,Prawns Curry and Chicken Popti are definitely a must-have!
Be it a team offsite (just like the stunning Miss India’s team), a family get-together, a 40th birthday celebration or a ‘friends in their 40s’ reunion - the spacious tendency of the home makes every indulgence worth it!
12 Guests for an overnight stay, 75 guests for day event.
Jain, Veg and Non-Veg meals are available at additional cost. Click here to view meal plans and pricing.
What it feels like staying at Gardenia, Kihim
Our onsite caretakers and housekeeping staff will ensure you have a memorable stay.
Savour authentic Maharashtrian cuisines like Veg Popti and Popti Chicken made by our in-house cooks.
The home has a boundary and a gated closure.
There are 6 CCTV cameras in the home.
Things to know before booking
Check-In and Check-Out:
Check-In Time : 1 PM
Check-Out Time : 10 AM
Given the increased need for safety, hygiene and sanitization required at the villa, and for the safety of our guests and staff we cannot allow any early check-ins or late check-outs. The check-in and check-out timings mentioned online and in your confirmation email need to be followed.
Outside food is not allowed in the villa.
Guests are not allowed to access the kitchen except for infants with prior permission.
Guests cannot invite other guests and day visitors during their stay.
Bachelor groups & stag parties are not allowed.
We do not encourage parties and late-night revelry. Loud music is not permitted beyond 10 pm.
Consumption of alcohol is permitted only within limits.
Illegal activities including but not limited to carrying/consuming drugs/narcotics and carrying firearms/weapons are prohibited on the property. Management reserves the right to report any such activities to local authorities.
Guests are prohibited from smoking and setting up hookahs in the rooms/villa/lawns.
The pool (if present) is unguarded. There is no lifeguard on site. Children in the pool must be accompanied by adults at all times.
Guests are requested to take care of all personal valuables. Management is not responsible for loss, theft or damage to any items.
As required by law, every guest above 18 years must carry government-approved photo ID proof, that shows address. We accept only Aadhar Cards, Driving Licenses and Passports.
Inappropriate behaviour or violation of any of the above House Rules will invite a polite refusal to accept a Booking. If already checked in, Management reserves the right to ask guests to leave.
Tea/Coffee will be served during breakfast and evening tea time. If you would like tea/coffee at any other time of the day, it can be arranged at an additional charge.
No crackers or colours are permitted in this home.
About the Property:
Alibaug experiences load shedding by MSEB every Tuesday, between 9 am and 6 pm.
During monsoon, power cuts may recur throughout the day.
The home has a genset. Diesel for its operation during power outages will be charged as per actuals.
Guests can avail barbeque services at Rs.450 per person. There is a separate BBQ set up available for those who prefer non-veg.
We have a professional music system with karaoke that you can use after informing the caretaker on site.
Outside meals/ready to made foods are not allowed.
A grill has been recently added below the main gate to ensure strays do not interrupt your stay with us.
The caretaker will be staying 24x7 throughout your stay in separate quarters on the same property for safety and security reasons.
Given the weather conditions, you might spot few insects/reptiles that can be mistaken for snakes but aren't harmful or poisonous at all. While we strive to offer you the best experience, we cannot do much in such cases. Should there be any inconvenience, please feel free to inform the caretaker.
About the Locality:
Dive into the pool or take a long walk in the lawn.
Travel back in time as you visit the famous Revdanda fort 27 km from the villa. Karmarkar Museum is just 30 minutes from the villa.
Wake up early in the morning (between 6 AM and 6:30 AM) to watch different types of birds on the lawns - something that the city life doesn't offer.