Stay and accessibility
Villa 270° is approximately a six-hour drive from Mumbai. If you're driving down from Mumbai, follow the Sion-Panvel Expressway and Mumbai – Pune Expressway to Khopoli – Pali Road in Chichawali. Continue on NH66. Drive from MH SH 272 and SH 96 to Dapoli. Additionally, there are buses available from Mumbai to Dapoli.
Yes, our Home is child friendly. A television has been placed in every room and kid-friendly menus (pastas, cornflakes, Bournvita milk, etc) can be prepared on advance notice (prior to check-in). A basic First-aid kit stocked with Dettol, Band-Aid etc. is also available at the villa.
While our home is senior citizen friendly, there is limited wheelchair access and railing support. For mobile senior citizens, there are two bedrooms on the ground floor which are easily accessible. Since the home is built on a hill, there are steps to climb between the rooms. There are 12-15 steps from parking to the home. Please note that these stairs do not have railings for support.
Unfortunately, our home is not wheelchair accessible.
Yes, this is a pet-friendly villa. Pets will be charged at an additional cost of Rs. 500 per pet. A refundable deposit may also be applied. Pets are not allowed on any of the furniture and will be restricted to the verandah area. Pet owners need to carry along food and bedding for their pets. In the event that guests cannot carry their own pet food, the caretaker will be available to cook and payment for the actuals will need to done at the property itself.
Five extra floor mattresses can be provided. Every room has adequate pillow and bed linens for extra persons.
Every room has been furnished with a queen sized bed and the bed sheets are changed every third day.
Yes, we provide toiletries like soap, shampoo, toilet paper, etc. To avoid hygiene issues, we do not provide towels.
No, our bedrooms are not air-conditioned.
No, the house doesn't provide WiFi. There is adequate network connectivity, if not 3G then 2G.
The home is in a rural area of Maharashtra, powered by MSEB. In case of disruption of power due to fluctuation, we have a backup genset installed. However, this backup power does not support ACs or Geysers, and will also burn out beyond 4 hours of usage. Our homes are environment friendly, and we push our guests to be too. Please use electricity optimally at all times. The pleasant monsoon and oncoming winter season do not require any extreme cooling appliances.
All of the rooms have been furnished with All-out machines. Guests are advised to shut the windows by 5.30 / 7.30 pm to avoid mosquitoes. If needed, the caretaker has Odomos on site.
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 4000 is to be paid online two days prior to check-in. If no damages are observed, the deposit will be returned by NEFT within 5 business days after check-out.
Things to do
There are three beaches - Palande beach, Murud beach, Anjarle beach - close to the property that guests can visit. Murud beach is ideal for water sports. Tourist spots nearby that are a must visit are Suvarnadurgh Fort, the 12th century Kadyawarcha Ganpati (cliff temple in Anjarle) and the turtle breeding centre at Velas. During season, one can also take a boat trip to see the dolphins.
There are no pool facilities at this villa.
Palande beach is about 4-5kms from the villa. It is a beautiful, white sand beach and is safe for swimming. For those who prefer water sports, Murud beach is not too far away.
Yes, our home has spectacular views of the Arabian Sea and sunset.
Playing loud music is permitted during the day and early evening. At night, guests are requested to respect our neighbors and keep the noise levels 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 (if any), 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.
No, but there are two caretakers always available at the villa.
No, there are no CCTV cameras installed.
Yes, stray dogs can enter the premises on occasion. However, should a stray dog enter, inform the caretaker and he will address the issue.
There is no concrete wall or fencing around the property but there is a lining of trees surrounding the villa.
Yes, we do have a first-aid kid onsite, stocked with Dettol, band-aids and over-the-counter medicines like Metacin, Crocin etc.
How to get there
Since our home is built on a hilly region in Harnai, guests are advised to check road and weather conditions before they head out. The home is a 5-hour drive from Mumbai and 4 1/2 hour drive from Pune.
By train, Khed (on the Konkan Railway) is the closest station. From Khed Station, Dapoli is about 41 km and can be reached via private transport (jeeps) or via state transport - ST buses. Additionally, there are state transport (ST) buses / private buses available from Mumbai to Dapoli.
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
Food and Beverages
Delicious Maharashtrian cuisine will be served by the chef/caretaker.
Guests are not allowed to access the kitchen. However, should the guests want to order in, the caretaker has food menus on hand. Mothers of small children and infants will have limited access to the kitchen to boil milk or prepare food.
Yes, you can use the common fridge to store food/beverages. In case there are other guests on site, please adjust and use the common fridge accordingly.
Yes. Please note that this would be subject to availability of ingredients.
Yes, there is a steady water supply.
Yes, we allow alcohol consumption, within limits.
This is not a self-catering villa.
Yes, there is accommodation available for up to two drivers. Charges for the same are Rs 500 per person, per night. Meals will be served at an additional charge. There is no separate accommodation available for domestic help. They will be charged as an extra guest.
There is no separate accommodation available for domestic help. They will be charged as an extra guest.
Yes, parking for up to 3 cars is available on the property itself.
The home has an open deck area that could be used for outdoor picnic activities. There is also an available space to erect small stage, stall or tent for your event purpose.Guests will be allowed to use the washrooms at the villa. Meals will be provided on site at an additional charge (per person, per meal). Please note there is a maximum capacity of 6 people, in case of an overnight stay.
Yes, we do allow events/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 6 people can be accommodated in the villa for an overnight stay. Depending on the event and its requirements, a refundable deposit will be applied. Any licenses /permissions required for for the event 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]
No, we don't allow the home to be reserved for professional shoots.
|Normal capacity (per Room)||2|
|Extra People allowed (per Room)||2|
|Security Deposit (per Room booked)||₹ 2000|
|Check In||1 PM|
|Check Out||10 AM|