Food and Beverages
We offer simple home cooked 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.
Children up to the age of 6 shall not be charged for meals. Children in the age group 6-11 shall be charged Rs 600 for veg and 700 for non-veg per child per day.
Meals are available at an additional cost of Rs 1000 (veg) per head, per day and Rs 1200 (non veg) per head, per day. The meal charges for children are Rs 600 (veg) per child, per day and Rs 700 (non veg) per child, per day. 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.
No, guests are not allowed access to the kitchen and outside food is not allowed on the premises. Please ask your reservation agent at the time of bookings for further details.
Yes, you can use the common fridge to store food/beverages.
Yes, there is a steady water supply. If you wish to consume only sealed bottled water, please inform the caretaker of the same and pay him for the actuals on site, in cash.
Yes, alcohol consumption is permitted within limits. There is ample ice stocked in the fridge.
Things to do
Guests can walk up the hill and catch beautiful sunsets by climbing the path behind the house (ask the caretaker to show the path). Guests can also visit the Bhaja caves. Guests can trek to Visapur fort which is a flat walk and also trek to Lohagad fort which is an easy trek comprising of only steps and not a lot of scrambling up waterfalls and rocks.
There are 2 waterfalls near the villa. If you go by the village road, then it takes 10 minutes and if you go by the nature trail, then it takes 30 minutes.
Stay and accessibility
No, our Home is not child friendly. To access the bedrooms, guests need to climb 10-12 stairs which does not have support.
No, our home is not senior citizen/elderly friendly. Guest need to climb 10-12 steps to access the bedrooms.
No, our home is not wheelchair accessible.
No, this is not a pet-friendly villa.
No, you cannot book just one room. You would need to book the entire home.
Guests need to book the entire villa.
There is no separate accommodation available. The domestic help will be charged as an extra guest.
There is no separate accommodation available for domestic help. They will be charged as an extra guest.
Free parking is available onsite. 2 to 3 cars can be parked easily.
Yes, the home is suitable for a day picnic. Meals will be provided on site at an additional charge (per person, per meal). Please note that the maximum capacity for an overnight stay is 8 people.
Yes, we do allow events at the villa, subject to Home Owner's approval. Meals can be arranged at an additional cost (per person, per day). Please note that a maximum of 9 people can be accommodated in the villa for an overnight stay. Depending on the event and its requirements, a refundable deposit and additional charges may be applied. Please note that loud music (if needed for your function) will only be permitted during certain hours. Any other permissions required for functions 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 [email protected]
Yes, we do allow shoots at the villa, subject to Home Owner's approval. Meals can be arranged at an additional cost (per person, per day). Please note that a maximum of 9 people can be accommodated in the villa for an overnight stay. Depending on the event and its requirements, a refundable deposit and additional charges may be applied. Please note that loud music (if needed for your function) will only be permitted during certain hours. 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 [email protected]
4 extra floor mattresses can be arranged onsite. Our home has adequate bed sheets, blankets and pillows for extra bedding.
Our bedrooms have lovely queen sized poster beds.
Yes, we provide toiletries like soap, shampoo, toilet paper, etc.
Yes, all of our bedrooms are air-conditioned. The loft area has a cooler.
No, there is no WiFi available. There is adequate network connectivity, if not 3G then 2G.
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. Malavli experiences load shedding by MSEB every Thursday.
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 5000 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.
How to get there
The best way to reach our home is by a private car/ taxi. If you would like to travel by public transport, the best route would be: Bus: Lonvala bus stand 12 km from the home Train: Lonavla station 14 km from the home Air: The closest airport is Mumbai 140 kms from the home
While roads connecting to the property are good, guests are advised to check the road and weather conditions before leaving for a road trip. Our home is cool and breezy round the year, so you could visit at anytime.
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.
Yes. Please note that both guests should be adults and should have with them government-approved Photo IDs (that clearly show their residential address) at the time of Check-in.
Given the location of our home, playing loud music is allowed within limit and during specific time/hours. Guests are requested to respect our neighbors 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.
|Normal capacity (per Room)||2|
|Extra People allowed (per Room)||1|
|Num of Rooms||3|
|Security Deposit (per Room booked)||₹ 2000|
|Check In||1 PM|
|Check Out||10 AM|