SaffronStays Merak - Awas, Maharashtra

Merak - Awas, Maharashtra

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Quick Takeaways

  • Want to experience sunny coasts and all-chill vibes? Visit SaffronStays Merak, a private pool villa in Alibaug, merely 10 minutes from Mandwa Jetty.

  • jam session by the azure pool is the perfect way to celebrate an occasion here, while it's promity to Awas beach (10 minutes walking) can appeal to those looking for some down time. 

  • Relish mouth-watering Alibaug-style dishes prepared by our in-house cook or engage in stargazing sessions on the terrace with your loved ones.

  • Known as the 'Land of Beaches', taking a long drive down the famous beaches of Alibaug while here is a must, while the Khubladha Fort, Awas Marinelife Sanctuary and Karmakar Museum are worth a visit too.

  • 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"
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About the Home

SaffronStays Merak is a 4-bedroom villa nestled in the tranquil town of Awas. Just 5 minutes from the Awas beach, the villa is a perfect getaway from Mumbai. As you enter the premises you walk past a well-manicured lawn furnished with cosy sitting area. A dimly lit pathway leads to this capacious home which is enwreathed with plants.

The interiors boast of a stylish and contemporary look with colourful paintings adding a lively touch. The full-sized windows in the living area merge the exteriors with the interiors. Furnished with a chic grey and blue sofa set the living area opens out to the pool. Bond with your loved ones as you dine together in the cosy dining area. Relax in the cosy bedrooms opening out to a beautiful view. Enjoy stargazing in the clear night sky from the terrace.

Lounge in the azure pool or spend some time over a few rounds of board games. Hop, skip and jump to the Awas beach which is at a walking distance. Set out exploring the town. Khubladha fort, Awas Marinelife Sanctuary and Karmarkar museum are some amusing places around the villa. You may also take a long drive and explore a number of beaches nearby.

Please Note

Alibaug experiences load shedding by MSEB every Tuesday, between 9 am - 6 pm, and during monsoon, power cuts may recur throughout the day. We have a for backup power. However, we advice switching off ACs every 3 hours to avoid burnouts.

Meal arrangements

Meals are available at an additional cost of Rs. 1400 (veg) per person, per day and Rs. 1500 (non-veg) per person, per day. Meal charges for children are Rs. 980 (veg) per child, per day and Rs. 1050 (non-veg) per child, per day.

Fish and Mutton preparations can be availed at an additional cost and is subject to availability.  

Room specifics

Yes, all of our bedrooms are air-conditioned.

No, there is no WiFi available. There is adequate network connectivity, if not 3G then 2G.

4 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, towels, etc.

Food and Beverages

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.

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.

A security deposit of INR 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.

Things to do

Hop, skip and jump to the Awas beach to enjoy the beach. Set out exploring the town. Khubladha fort, Awas Marinelife Sanctuary and Karmarkar museum are some amusing places around the villa. You may also take a long drive and explore a number of beaches nearby.

Awas beach is 5 minutes from the villa.

House Rules

Given the location of our home, playing loud music is allowed within a 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.

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.


There is no watchman but a caretaker at the villa.

No, there are no CCTV cameras installed on the property.

Yes, we do have a first-aid kid onsite.

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, 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.

Property can be reached by jetty from Mumbai. The villa is 10 minutes away from Mandwa jetty. Guests book an auto to reach the villa from the jetty.

Stay and accessibility

Head west on Mandwa Jetty Road. Turn left and pass by Ranavali Farm House And Resort (on the right). Turn left onto Sasawne-Dighodi-Mhatre-Fata Road. Head towards Atithi Farm House Awas Phata onto Awas Road. Continue onto Nageshwar Awas Road and pass by Nageshwar Temple (on the left). Villa will be on the left.

Yes, our home is child-friendly. There is plenty of space to run around and many indoor activities that will keep your children occupied.

Yes, our home is senior-citizen friendly. The home has 2 bedrooms on the ground floor which are easily accessible by seniors.

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.

No, driver accommodation is not available.

Free parking is available onsite. There is parking space for 2 cars.

Yes, the villa is suitable for a day picnic


Yes, we do allow events/shoots at the villa, subject to Home Owner's approval.

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

Views 10108 time(s)
Normal capacity (per Room) 2
Extra People allowed (per Room) 0
Num of Rooms 4
Security Deposit (per Room booked) 3000
Check In 1 PM
Check Out 10 AM
Cancellation Policy Strict

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