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Maldoonga House by Vista Rooms

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5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
15 guests
30 nights minimum
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Set in the midst of well-maintained verdure and four acres of dense forest, Maldoonga House is a compelling example of mid-18th century colonial architecture that is tucked away in a discreet corner of Matheran. With pointed Victorian Gothic arched windows, high vaulted ceilings and beautifully proportioned rooms, the abode has a character in itself. Choose Maldoonga House for vintage vibes and an all-in-all traditional getaway! Maldoonga House is special because of its - Location amidst nature - 4000 planted trees in the garden - Heritage decor - Views of forest We care for your absolute comfort! To that effect, we provide - Wardrobe, hangers - Iron, washing machine - Geysers, towels - Library At an additional cost, we can offer - All meals - Bonfire The Space: Let us walk you t...Set in the midst of well-maintained verdure and four acres of dense forest, Maldoonga House is a compelling example of mid-18th century colonial architecture that is tucked away in a discreet corner of Matheran. With pointed Victorian Gothic arched windows, high vaulted ceilings and beautifully proportioned rooms, the abode has a character in itself. Choose Maldoonga House for vintage vibes and an all-in-all traditional getaway! Maldoonga House is special because of its - Location amidst nature - 4000 planted trees in the garden - Heritage decor - Views of forest We care for your absolute comfort! To that effect, we provide - Wardrobe, hangers - Iron, washing machine - Geysers, towels - Library At an additional cost, we can offer - All meals - Bonfire The Space: Let us walk you through the space. BEDROOMS - There are 5 bedrooms - all on the ground floor. - Attached bathrooms and balconies are offered in all rooms. - All rooms have queen-sized beds. Please note: There are a total of 12 rooms, of which, 5 will be accessible to you, if this listing is booked. BATHROOMS - There are 5 bathrooms - all attached. - All bathrooms have geysers and towels. COMMON AREAS - The living room seats 8 people. - The dining room seats 20 people. - There is a garden with seating. Please note: Common areas might be shared with other guests. KITCHEN - Guests do not have access to the kitchen. The chef prepares the meals at an additional cost. GUEST ACCESS The guests have access to their rooms. Access to the kitchen is restricted FOOD - All meals can be provided in-house at an additional cost. - Guests can also eat out in nearby restaurants like Amantran Restaurant, Ram Krishna Restaurant, Shelar Uphar Gruh and The Rugby. STAFF ACCOMMODATION We are unable to provide accommodation for your personal staff. ACTIVITIES Within the property, guests can play indoor games like TT, cards, carrom or ludo and outdoor games like badminton or cricket. Guests can take a peaceful walk in the sprawling lawn amidst 4000 trees or request for a bonfire to be lit up. Additionally, there is a playground for children. HOME TRUTHS While we do promise you a welcoming home and a great stay, here are a few things we’d like to mention so as to ensure there are no unpleasant surprises later! - The villa is relatively secluded. - This property is not suitable for pets and guests who use wheelchairs. - Guests are advised to beware of monkeys and dogs around. - In case of a power outage, power backup is not available at the property. - Secured parking space is 50 mins away from the property, as cars are not allowed in Matheran. - The common areas might be shared with other guests. ADDITIONAL COSTS - All meals can be provided in-house by the chef at an additional cost of Rs.2000 per day. - Bonfire can be arranged at an additional cost of Rs.300 per use. - The cost of raw materials required is chargeable POLICIES - The full payment must be made for your booking to be confirmed. - The number of guests must not exceed the count mentioned at the time of booking. - Only the guests who have been accounted for are allowed at the villa. - All guests must be able to share valid ID proofs when asked. This could be at the time of booking, and also upon arrival. - All foreign nationals must be able to share their passport and visa details prior to their stay. - Any damage to the property caused by the guest will be charged as per the actual cost of repair or replacement. - Any illegal activity - including but not limited to prostitution and the use of narcotics - is strictly not permitted. - Any commercial activity is strictly not permitted. - A refundable deposit will be collected before check-in. This entire amount is refunded within two working days, provided the total number of guests does not increase and the check-out time is adhered to. And that’s it from us! We hope Maldoonga House fits the bill for you, as we sure look forward to hosting you here. As soon as you book, our team will get in touch to help you with any additional information that you might want, and we will be at your service until check-out. If you did indeed read all the information provided here, start your message to us with ‘Hey Sunshine’ and we’ll know you are going to be a great guest! From Team Vista Rooms: Welcome home! More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
- Loud music is not allowed. Soft music can be played till 10 PM. - Alcohol is not allowed to be consumed - Smoking is allowed only outdoors. - Consumption of non-vegetarian food is not allowed in the villa. - Guests are earnestly requested to treat the home with care.
Bathrooms
5 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Vista R
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2020
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Reviewed 20 March 2020

Maldoonga is a haven of peace. You can’t find such a place anywhere in the world. Surrounded by forest which protects you from the hot sun and the polluted air of Mumbai, you live in an unbelievable British heritage building which is very beautifully maintained....More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank Sunshineandsunset
Inspire40170402886, VR Owner at Maldoonga House by Vista Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2020

Hi "sunshineandsunset", thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us here at Vista Rooms. We are delighted to hear that you had a great and memorable experience during your stay at Maldoonga House by Vista Rooms. We have loved hosting you...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Iron
Microwave
Private Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Towels Provided
Washer
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About the neighbourhood
Matheran is one of the smallest hill stations in India that attracts a lot of tourists every year. Resting proudly in the shade of trees, the hill station is encircled by walking tracks with cascades at short distances. It is a definite must-visit for those who love trekking, rappelling and other such fun outdoor activities. So, while you’re enjoying your peaceful stay at this property, here are a few nearby places and activities we recommend to make your stay even more memorable. - Go for sightseeing at Panorama Point - Indulge in some peaceful time at Charlotte Lake - Enjoy some city shopping - Experience the best scenic views from Little Chowk Point
Getting around
- Distance from Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport - 84 km. - Distance from Neral Junction - 12 km. - Distance from Shantivan Fata - 53 km. - Distance from Ratanbai Peston Kapadia Market - 1.5 km. Taxi services can be offered at an additional cost.
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