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Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad

Near Patil Poultry Farm | Alibaug-Mandawa Road, Alibaug 402201, India
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

nice place.. you get food nice punjabi..malvani...food made by locals.. Dry chicken is yummiest so is Paneer Makhanvala... Staff is friendly and in neat uniforms. being market nearby you get everything u require.. Pool is so cool.. we didn't go to any beach...

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Kolhapur, India
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

It is definitely value for money place, helpful and fulfilling staff and lovely green. All it needs is little up gradation in terms of interiors. Pool is clean and maintained. Try and opt for first floor rooms, they are located better with common terrace and better view. Lower floor rooms are located near the kitchen and common hall, so no... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Went there with my wife to bring in our 2nd anniversary. Here is my review section wise. Location (3/5) Some 7kms from Mandwa. A ferry from Gateway of India takes you to Mandwa. Nearest beach is Kihim, Alibaug is some 12kms. Looks (4/5): The hotel from outside looks good. Lush green lawn, mini swimming pool, a swing in the veranda.... More 

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Navi Mumbai, India
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4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Spent a night here whilst exploring Alibag and surroundings. Very laid back and friendly place - the owner and staff are relaxed and helpful. It's 14km from Alibag and not really near any of the beaches, but as I was driving it wasn't an issue. Good to have wi-fi available free of charge.

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and feedback with this response to review i would like to inform couple of things to all our future guest. 1. we have started messaging road map and launch timings by "Whats app message " to our guest, once booking is done, this is to ensure that traveling will be hazel free and... More 

Pune, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Visited this place during christmas vacation on 25th December. Booked it online through makemytrip. It is a nice old bungalow converted into an hotel. So don't expect professionally managed hotel like environment. If you are with a large group and kids, its a nice place because there are common areas to hang out. They provide free wi-fi facility. Swimming pool... More 

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback and review. Its good that you liked the bunglow and amenities. Regarding the food price, i am sure that it is definitely much cheaper than any restaurant as we provide unlimited food at limited price and very hygienic and healthy than routine restaurants. Yes, its true that Barbeque is available or rather convenient... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Well to begin with we had our first ever alumni reunion here wherein a motley group of 24 boys (now men) assembled. We were made comfortable from the moment we stepped in. The rooms were nice and clean. The food was homemade and succulent. The barbecue setting was good. The karaoke was entertaining. Good and neat garden with a pool... More 

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback and review, word of appreciation is always encouraging. Thanks again regards Sameer More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

the location isnt scenic,the property lies beside a road that has vehicles honking just like our mega cities if u havent had authentic maharashtrian food then u may find this place a novelty however,mr shankar,the chef,is an extremely sweet person,and he's the one youll want to bring back with u he s a talented carver(designs on fruits and vegetables),is always... More 

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Pleasure to know that you liked the services offered by Mr.Shankar and his nature. Our place is conveniently located on main road, its equally convenient for the guest coming by road or by launch, being located in rural area and 11km from Alibaug which is small town, accepting the sentence " vehicle honking just like mega cities" its... More 

Vasai, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I booked my 2 days vacation through goibibo.com website and was lucky to get a huge discount with all meals inclusive. The place is good is very good, rooms are big and good with front balcony and green lawn, staff very helpful. special thanks to Mr. Shankar who cooked delicious food as per our need the fish and chicken dishes... More 

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank your visiting GB and thank you for appreciating service, food, accommodation. Happy to know that you will visit this place again and will recommend to others too !! Sameer More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We booked the bungalow based on the high ratings on TripAdvisor and had really high expectations. The first heartbreak we had was when we reached the location.The location on Google maps and all hotel booking sites is highly inaccurate (rather completely wrong), it appears to be 1-1.5km from the beach, but turns out its 6+ km to Khim beach, I... More 

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to write the review. Agree that location on Google map was wrong , some one has done mischief , we are rectifying the same, but on our website we have mentioned proper road map, and launch timings as well. If booking is directly made with us, then we send proper road map, launch... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

calm and quiet place, little away from Alibaug city but if someone is planning for holiday and the place should be away from crowded city. This place is absolutely recommendable for quality service, comfortable accommodation, and mouth watering food. swimming pool is not big but one can definitely enjoy a dip. Swimming pool was kept sparklingly clean. food served was... More 

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Ghanvatkar, Owner at Ghanvatkar Bunglow at Zirad, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for appreciation and review. Its good to know that you enjoyed the stay, food and especially BARBEQUE Thanks again Sameer More 

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