'BY THE BAY'-a beach homestay {2Bed Rm,6/8 guests}

Entire home hosted by Amit

  1. 8 guests
  2. 2 bedrooms
  3. 2 beds
  4. 2 baths
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'BY THE BAY'- is located in the village called Kalbadevi, just 12kms from Ratnagiri City and 19 kms from Ganpatipule. It is hidden inside the dense patch of coconut trees. The virgin beach and deep blue sea is situated just 4 minutes away. Those who wish to experience a village life, this is the place. It accommodates the family very well. Not for party.

The space
Our home stay, situated in beautiful village, kalbadevi, on konkan coast and in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra, offers lovely tropical paradise away from all the hustle bustle of cities. The home stay is tucked away in a very dense plantation of coconut, mango, chiku, jackfruit etc.; Tus offer pollution free and healthy environment for the nature lovers.
The vicinity of sea at the backside of home stay, is an ideal romantic get away with only the lapping of waves and white sands to keep you company. Simplicity being the motto, the home stay has eco friendly vibes.
The home stay offers spacious living room with relaxing chairs and dinning table at the ground level. A kitchen is provided only for basics like tea, coffee, maggi NOT for extensive full meal cooking for lunch or dinner. Two separate bedrooms are located at the backside, one at ground level and other at first floor level.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed, 2 floor mattresses
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 2 floor mattresses

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Patio or balcony
Smoking allowed
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Where you’ll be

Ratnagiri, India

It's a peaceful neighbourhood. Not too close and not too far from the Ratnagiri city.
There are two beaches which are close by-
1) Kalbadevi Beach- 5 mins walk from the house, beautiful ,virgin beach with white sand.
2) Aarey-Warey beach- 15mins away by car. very famous destination in Ratnagiri. Boating is available.

Hosted by Amit

  1. Joined in February 2015
  • 50 Reviews
  • Identity verified
I am an architect , staying in Mumbai I like to travel & love to host.

During your stay

Few things to note-
1) Network - Vodafone has connectivity , Airtel ,Gio has no connectivity.
2) During the rains, path around the house & walkway to the beach gets muddy & slippery. (Also the Walkway which is outside our property up to the sea)
3)Electricity is interrupted frequently, hence be prepared for romantic candle light dinner . Also every Monday Electricity is disconnected from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm for maintainance purpose.
4) inverter power back up is available for few hours, not for ac . candles are available in case of emergency.
5) There is no care taker or servant available, hence you will be on your own to enjoy the beauty of personal space and time.
6) Kitchen sink Tap is connected to property well. This water is safe to drink . Or else one can carry mineral water bottles along.
7) This home stay is hidden and not to be found on any boards by the roadside. We ourselves get in touch with our guests for the direction which all the more enhances the essence of the village life.
8) It generally gets very dark & silent in the vicinity at night. So it is preferable to reach this destination well in advance before it gets too dark. By road it takes to 9 to 10 hrs from Mumbai or Pune including breaks. Once it gets dark, difficult to search and reach the destination.
19) Music after 9 pm is not allowed , it is in the silent zone being a quiet village, and we don't wish to offend our neighbours.
House rules-
1) Don't use Electric gyser any heavy equipments with AC together. Electricity will Trip off immediately.
2) Kindly switch off all the lights ,fans, AC, Gyser, Fridge before checking out.
3) Don't drop any food items like lime, food, fruits, drinks or any other items which reacts acidically with the Floor, just to avoid any permanent marks on the floor. Insted one can use mats or news papers to keep the food items on the floor. Or else dinning table. Is available
4) Please use Electric gyser carefully.
5) We love our house and expect the same from you with a responsibility.
6) As far as possible use less plastic items, and share ideas how can we avoid using plastic.
7) Music after 9 pm is not allowed , it is in the silent zone, neighbours will complain.
8) kindly carry toothbrush, torch etc
9) There are no shops & restaurants in the village , get mineral water, milk & food items from Ratnagiri city or Ganpatipule before reaching this destination
10) Parking lot is available in front of the homestay - @ owner's risk. (Avoid parking below coconut trees.)
Few things to note-
1) Network - Vodafone has connectivity , Airtel ,Gio has no connectivity.
2) During the rains, path around the house & walkway to the beach gets mudd…
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed

Health & safety

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