from the hustle & bustle world, sitting in natures lap, where the spaced out
thick forest trees eye the long untouched beach. One resort offers a view to
this beautiful mystic treat.
Kelva Beach Resort. Situated amid the fresh lotus lakes,
ancient fortress & the long beaches. It's a two & half hour drive from Mumbai.
Through the spiraling ranges of Sahyadri Mountains.
paradise that offers a gateway from your day to day
schedules. It's a place wrapped in greenery, which soothes your body & mind.
seaside atmosphere offers a complete solace, with a touch of laziness. A true
experience of tranquility for a soul stirring trip.
brand new Swimming Pool (30 feet long) with a special deck for fun and
Cable tv for the addicts so that you
don't miss those cricket updates. (else only if the guest shows signs of
Choice of popular VCD's - the best of
Bollywood and Hollywood. (only on prior request.
Additional Facilities in the
private dining room with a beach view.
separate sit-out /party zone
rooms for day picnickers
special barbeque zone
Facilities provided on the Beach
umbrellas & sit out chairs.
boxes for children and toys.
buggy rides in the evenings
facilities in the chilly nights
magazines and novels.
resort is equipped with all kinds of outdoor activities that you can participate
in - right from cycling along the scenic green landscape to the horse-buggy
rides on the beach. We have something for everybody - from the intellectuals to
the sports enthusiasts. And of course, all the gear required for your fun
activities like beach volleyball, kite flying etc. that you can enjoy with your
family and friends.
Horse Buggy Rides
wanted to enjoy an entire stretch of a golden beach on a horse-driven buggy with
the gentle evening sea breeze whistling by your ears. Come and enjoy one to your
heart's leisure every evening at the Kelva beach and experience the thrill of a
lifetime. We guarantee you no screeching kids, no hawkers and no beach garbage.
Just pure fun.
wanted to feel the a soothing breeze refreshing you at
your own pace
while waltzing through the green woods and that you can enjoy with your family
along with a special person. Then park yourself onto our bicycles and discover
Kelva at your own pace.
you are feeling tired of the lazing and want work up some sweat for the day.
Then grab a badminton racquet and exercise yourself on our in-house badminton
court anytime you desire the game.
also have a portable table-tennis board for your ping pong desires right inside
a good game of ping pong with your partner to improve your reflexes especially
those required to savour the evening barbeque.
also have facilities for a game of beach volleyball. Just let our staff
know about your groups desire to play the game and they will set it up for you
within a few minutes
Kite Flying on the Beach
experienced the thrill of kite-flying on a beach with your beloved one's. Watch
them feel the thrill of their childhood while making the kite do cart-wheels and
waltzing with the sky. A once-in-a-lifetime experience to cherish forever.
Carrom / Chess and Cards
also have other board games like carrom and playing cards in case you want to
still maintain the totally parked-butt position at the resort. Just ask the
manager to help you out with their setups.
Resort is surrounded by a thick tree foliage - trees of all kinds viz. coconut,
mango, chickoo, palm trees, casuarinas etc. Thus providing a cool and a pleasant
surrounding to the resort.
also promote eco-friendliness by our specially designed coco-hut styled cottages
made out of bamboo and other local eco - friendly material like dried palm
leaves and treated bamboo-wood.
Super Deluxe Cottages with sitouts
(attached bathroom - Western styled
& 24 hours water)
Deluxe Bamboo Cottages with sitouts
(attached bathroom -
Western styled & 24 hours water)
Eco-friendly Green Canvas Tents
(with table fans, good ventilation, table & complete privacy)
Food And Meal:-
you are in the coastal region,
fish and prawns are
our speciality, specially made with the local spices and recipes. For the pucca
Mumbai-ites, we also have your special mumbai-ishtyle recipes of dal and rajma
gravies, spicy chicken garvies, fried fish and special red gravies.
you vegeterians, do not despair. We also serve pure vegeterian food with that
dash of the spicy coastal tinge. Ask for our special local vegetable gravies,
maharshtrian food and even fresh salads.
the calorie-conscious vegeterians and westerners, we have our special Pasta and
Spaghetti menu for your taste-buds. (made with locally available seasonings
yes, if you are in the partying mood, ask for our special Barbeque-on-the-Beach
menu for the night.
[ Available only on prior request ]
you can always work it out by a nice long walk on the beach.
Sitaladevi temple is the most imposing and spiritual structure in the area.
Renowned as one of the few Shaktipeeths in the region, it is a veriatble
must-visit for the hundreds of the Maharashtrian devotees who turn up by the bus
load every Tuesday to offer their prayers and flowers whilst seeking the deity's
note that the temple is only open from 6.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m. and that it is
compulsory to remove one's footwear before entering it.
Fort and Beach
auto ride takes you the Shirgaon fort, behind which you can see the Shirgaon
beach. The fort looks imposing with the Arabian Sea on the backdrop.
fort is overrun by bushes, making the climb precarious. Erected during the 18th
century, the fort is a maze of underground tunnels and cavernous hideouts. From
the terrace of the tower you can view the village of Shirgaon on one side and
the sea on the other.
Kelva Beach and Fort
Beach is credited with seven kilometers of coastline, the largest in the region.
The beach houses a few thousand suru trees.
the southern end of the beach is the Janjira or the Kelva fort. The
walk to the watchtower is quiet a long haul, so be prepared to expend a fair bit
of energy. The fort is inaccessible during the high tide. But local boats are
available until sunset for hoisting the vikings to the top with the help of a
kilometers away is the Kelva Dam, the route to which makes up an excellent
not linger on the dam/beach after sunset. This place gets very dark after sunset
and public transport is scanty. Hence, set back early before it becomes totally
dark else be prepared to have a nocturnal walk back to the resort.
is an holidayers paradise with lush green orchards and verdant farm houses
providing that much needed landscaping to the coastal belt. Palghar is home to
one of the biggest orchards of one of the most softest fruits of India called "Chickoo"
which is the indian form of the kiwi-fruit.
How to Reach:-
the Mumbai-Ahmedabad Highway No. 8 to Manor via Borivali - Dahisar.
the Highway, take the left turn for the Manor -Palghar Road.
Palghar on the road and head directly to Kelva.
resort is on the right-side path after the Sitladevi Temple.
for our sign-board on the wall after the temple premises end towards the beach
Beach is situated on the Western Express Railway Line and also has a small
station named after it called Kelwe Road station. But not many trains stop here.
is the nearest main station from Kelva.
has at least
Express Trains and periodic
Shuttle Trains from Virar and Mumbai Central stations on the Western Railway
coming down from Mumbai city.
Kelwe Road or Palghar stations, special diesel tuk-tuk's aka large-sized Auto
Rickshaws are available on a sharing basis to reach the Resort at a very nominal
cost of Rs. 10 per seat.
if you prefer to have the own rickshaw to yourself, then be prepared to pay
for the entire ride.
remember to alight at the Shitaladevi Temple to reach the Resort.
are located on the path right after the temple on the road towards the beach.
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