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Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort

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Pandey Road Matheran Hill Station, Matheran 410102 India
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  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 26/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 26/02/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#1 of 33 hotels in Matheran
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Amidst the lush greens of Matheran, sheltered from the chaos of the city, Radha Cottage is your go-to place to unwind after a hectic week, or just spend quality time with your loved ones. Laden with archaic grace, the 125-year-old heritage property of Radha Cottage guarantees a royal yet welcoming experience. The prime bungalow was originally the dwelling of Sir Pherozeshah Mehta. The 3rd president of Congress, fondly known as the Lion of Bombay, whose statue stands proud in front of the BMC HQs. The vintage aesthetic of the bungalow has been preserved with only a few modifications done to cater to the requirements of this day and age. The noteworthy wooden fittings illuminate the vibe of aristocratic nobility. Furthermore, the one-acre-wide spacious property, brimming with greenery, guarantees a grandiose stay. Since the property is about a kilometre from the unrest of the market, guests can relish the feeling of tranquillity and calm. The sought after 7-point-circle, including Sunrise Point and One Tree Hill Point, starts not more than 5 minutes away, and guests can be enthralled with the charm of Matheran. The little chowk, with its romantic aura, is an excellent place for couples to enjoy a dreamy walk. On returning back to Radha Cottage, guests can savour the rich Maharashtrian cuisine, the pièce de résistance of which, is Puran Poli. One can enjoy the ambience of antiquity while sipping on a relaxing cup of tea. The exquisite vintage aura combined with the pristine element of nature is sure to provide an enchanting experience.
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Public wifi
Restaurant
Badminton
Evening entertainment
Children's playground
Indoor play area for children
Conference facilities
Full body massage
Free wifi in the business centre
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary welcome drink
Kid-friendly buffet
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Head massage
BBQ facilities
Outdoor fireplace
First aid kit
24-hour front desk
Ironing service
Shoeshine
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Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Desk
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Bath / shower
Air purifier
Dining area
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Safe
Seating area
Separate living room
Sofa
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Sofa bed
Complimentary toiletries
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Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Hindi
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Richard C wrote a review 6 May
Mumbai, India4 contributions
We vacationed at Matheran from 27-30December'2020 and stayed at the Radha cottage in their duplex unit. Once in Matheran we hired a porter to get us there. He dashed on ahead with our luggage while we trailed behind losing track of him as we couldn't keep up with his pace. We ended up reaching the family run cottage safely with no incident and all our luggage intact. The room was to our liking and exactly what we wanted. The location was perfect - away from the crowds and the market place whilst having many walking trails and points nearby which we could explore at our leisure. The property is enclosed by a wall and there is a small play area for children. The walled in property also has enough space for children to play and explore which kept my younger son happily engaged. They have wifi facilities and so my older son could keep up with his classes. The restaurant serves homely vegetarian as well as non vegetarian meals which we used to look forward to. Overall it was a perfect wonderful vacation which rejuvenated us. Overall we had a great experience at the Radha cottage.
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Date of stay: December 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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travellingwillbury2017 wrote a review Feb 2021
Mumbai, India6 contributions1 helpful vote
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The captivating scenery of the place that this cottage surrounds amidst the ever expanding flora of the region allows one to truly experience Matheran at its best. If you are visiting Matheran for the first time, this is a place you should definitely consider staying at. The architectural structure inspired from the British colonial periods and its fashionably designed interiors provides a soothing and calm headspace for those who have come for a quick getaway away from the daily chaos of life. Their benevolent staff will always provide a hand even if it comes to the smallest of tasks. The food prepared in this place is also worth mentioning. Based on traditional Maharashtrian food, the warmth with which it is prepared, dishes made to suit your palette which will not make you miss home cooked food. Most of the tourist points are located close within the vicinity making your stay more enjoyable, especially for those who have a zeal for adventure such as hiking and trail /walking running. In all, Radha Cottage will provide you the perfect space to cherish your memories in Matheran.
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Date of stay: February 2021
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Response from Manoj K, Owner at Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort
Responded 25 Feb 2021
At the outset, please accept my sincere gratitude for providing us with detailed feedback. At the Radha Cottage, we take all our feedback very seriously and we are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. Such positive feedback goes a long way in motivating our team to continue their pursuit of excellence and it will give me immense pleasure in sharing the same with all our colleagues. It is always our endeavor to serve our guests with the best experience in the midst of Nature and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Radha Khedkar Radha Cottage, Heritage Resort
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NehaJ wrote a review 5 May
Mumbai, India142 contributions81 helpful votes
We stayed in a duplex cottage that had 2 rooms and a living room with a sofa cum bed. Its a great option for friends and family wanting to stay together. The resort is clean and well maintained with lots of trees. The food is homely and delicious with a very good variety. They have a few swings and a small play area for children but apart from that no other live programs in the evening. However we didn't feel the lack of it as we would play indoor games in our room. The hotel is the last hotel in Matheran and is quite a long way from the station so hiring a horse may be a good idea. Due to its location it is close to a couple of view points which must definitely be explored on foot. We had a great stay and would definitely recommend the hotel to anyone for whom the distance is not an issue.
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Unnati wrote a review Apr 2021
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Simplicity is the beauty! If you believe this, Radha cottage is your destination. I can’t think of a single flaw that I would’ve noticed during my stay.. The food, cleanliness, location, courteous staff.. it’s just perfect! Food will make you feel like you are home... and the personal attention that the host provides, it is Unique! A special note to Radha - I missed puranpoli last time despite your insistence to try but I am gonna come back and have lot of it next time ❤️🤗
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
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Jinesh Sharma wrote a review Apr 2021
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Visited their in the lockdown weekend with friends. The rooms were way better than expected. Rooms are decorated with details. Location is perfect. Completely Surrounded by forests. Food was nice. Special thanks for arranging the cricket Bat and Ball😀. We played together after many years. The staff is very kind and supportive. This place will always be close to my heart!! Wish to visit here again.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
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PRICE RANGE
US$68 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
IndiaMaharashtraRaigad DistrictMatheran
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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Frequently Asked Questions about Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
Nearby attractions include Louisa Point (1.7 km), Charlotte Lake (0.8 km), and Porcupine Point (Sunset Point) (2.8 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, breakfast buffet, and kids activities.
Which room amenities are available at Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and blackout curtains.
What food & drink options are available at Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, breakfast, and barbeque facilities during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Kumar Plaza Restaurant, Namak Restaurant, and Hotel Panorama Restaurant.
Is Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.6 km away from the centre of Matheran.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Hindi.
Are there any historical sites close to Radha Cottage - Heritage Resort?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Prabal Fort (4.5 km).