5 Best Homestays Near Mumbai And Pune



‘New Normal’ Trips and Getaways demand safety and isolation from crowds. In such times, traveling close to your cities on a weekend getaway is the best thing to do. Don’t let the idea of getting an RT-PCR test and visa application keep you from planning a short vacation with family or friends.

Bigfoot Stay has put together 5 Best Homestays Near Mumbai And Pune that are all around 2-3 hours away from the cities and are at the most serene locations.


Let’s Start Exploring The Safest And Most Beautiful Homestays Near Mumbai And Pune.


1. The Serene Nest, Dapoli



The Serene Nest in Dapoli is a luxurious Villa with 3 Bedrooms, spacious interiors, and elegant outdoor sit-out area. This gorgeous homestay is surrounded by cashew and mango plantations, adding to the natural abundance of the property. One best thing about this spot is that it is just 5 km from Tamastirth Beach which is said to be one of the cleanest beaches in Maharashtra. Who doesn’t love a relaxing holiday home that is just a hop skip and jump away from the beach?


Cost: Starting From INR 14,000/- for the entire villa.

Amenities: Outdoor Seating, Luxury Interiors, Spacious Font Yard, Beach Activities, etc.


2. Tanmay Getaways, Mulshi



Tanmay Getaways Villa in Mulshi is a perfect escape for families and corporate groups. Cherish the opportunity of staying away from the city crowds and get ready to dive right into your vacation mode here. The villa comes with a dazzling infinity pool overlooking the Mulshi Dam, 3 air-conditioned rooms, and a spacious living room. The best thing about this farmhouse is that they are pet-friendly.


Cost: Starting From INR 15,000/- for the entire villa.

Amenities: Infinity Pool, Parking, Air Conditioning, Indoor/Outdoor Games, Fully Equipped Kitchen, etc.


3. Serendipity Homestay, Saswad



Serendipity is a thoughtfully designed homestay that consists of two Waterfront Cottages and a Villa that goes way beyond its stylish accents. This homestay offers fun activities like birdwatching, stargazing, indoor/outdoor games, mini library, exploring beautiful plantations, sunset and sunrise gazing, calming mountain views, a short walk to the dam, and much more!


As impressive and convenient as it gets, Serendipity is located just an hour away from Pune City that again has some wonderful views. Make sure you visit Serendipity Homestay on your next weekend getaway from Pune or Mumbai.


Cost: INR 2,500/-* Per Person (Inclusive Of All Meals, Amenities, and Activities)

Amenities: Mini Library, Birdwatching Gear, Stargazing Gear, Indoor/Outdoor Games, Multi-Cuisine Home-Cooked Meals, Free Unlimited WiFi, Kitchen Area, Air-conditioning, Bonfire.


4. Shree Samarth Villa, Panchgani



Shree Samarth Villa in Panchgani is a luxe 3Bhk Apartment Villa with a breathtaking valley view. This homestay is located nearby the Panchgani Market, which makes it easily accessible. Kind caretakers and hygienic home-cooked meals are one of the best offerings here at the villa.


This gem of a vacation home has a private swimming pool, that peeps into the majestic mountains. Make sure you plan a staycation that is at least 3 days long, to enjoy the luxury of this homestay to the fullest!


Cost: INR 20,000/- For The Entire Villa Excluding Cooking Charges.

Amenities: Private Parking, Private Pool, Air Conditioning, Free WiFi, Kitchen Area, etc.


5. Over Water, Khadakwasla



Perfect for couples or even families, this forest cabin over the lake is a classic adventure and a relaxing staycation home. This wooden cabin with antique furniture and grills is designed by an architect thoughtfully, who spent several years admiring the beauty of this spot. These grills allow the tropical winds to flow through, leaving you full of freshness. It is a place to detach and drift away from all your thoughts, with the melodies of water flowing around you.


The homestay is an ideal home for partners to spend some quality time by the courtyard that is attached to the cabin while sipping tea and soaking-in the good views.


Cost: 8,000/- (Weekdays), 10,000 (Weekends) for a couple with all meals included. An extra person can be accommodated with an additional cost of INR 2,000/-.

Amenities: Private Sit-out Area, etc.



Book your favorite homestay this season and enjoy in safety, privacy, and blissful nature!