Beach, Please: Here Are Some Beach Resorts For That Perfect Summer Getaway

    With life in Mumbai getting hectic (given the number of hours we put in at work every day) it’s only natural that we need more breaks. Unfortunately, we can’t go on long vacations at the drop of a hat, but what we can do is experience the calmness and solitude of the beaches on the outskirts of the city, and soak in some vitamin sea!

    Here are some of the beach resorts near Mumbai, that's we've handpicked for you! 

    Ya Niwant Resort, Palghar

    This beach resort in Kelva (a district in Palghar)  boasts about giving patrons a local food experience. Extremely pretty with a pool (bonus points), the rooms are clean, the vicinity is green and blooming with local fauna, perfect for any weather. 

    Things To Do/See: Shitaladevi Temple, Dandakhadi bridge for the sunset, Shirgaon beach and fort

    Shell Out: INR 1,700 onward

    Domonica’s Beach Resort, Gorai

    Nestled amongst pristine surroundings of coconut and palmira trees in Manori, is Domonica’s Beach Resort, a home away from home. This quaint place has cottages located over a vast expanse of lush greenery and is a minute’s walk to the tranquil Manori beach.

    Things To Do: Beach volleyball, beach games

    Shell Out: You've got to fill a form to request for the pricing per night. 

    Sun Beach Resort, Gorai

    Sun Beach Resort

    Borivali West, Mumbai

    Another one in Gorai, this one's situated at the heart of the place and is surrounded by lush green surroundings and loads of coconut trees. It's a perfect place for an all-day picnic or even corporate events. The gorgeous property has a pool and loads of amenities to keep you happily occupied during your stay. 

    Things To Do: Swimming, rain dance, beach volleyball, basketball

    Shell Out: INR 1,999 onward

    Nakshatra Beach Resort, Ganpatipule

    The place may not be a party lover’s dream but it surely is for those who like to sit by the sea and read a book. All the rooms are beach-facing and we can almost imagine falling asleep to the sound of the waves. Some of the rooms also boast of a small garden and we love that! 

    Things To Do/See: Thiba Palace, Ganapati Swayambhu temple, Ganapatipule beach, Jaigad Fort

    Shell Out: INR 2,100 onward

    Casa De Kihim, Alibaug

    Settled at the edge of Kihim Beach, Casa de Kihim is one of the best beach resorts near Mumbai for rejuvenation. You just need to step out of the resort and you're literally on the Kihim beach where you can indulge in adventurous water sports.
    They also serve a homemade variety of authentic cuisines made from freshly ground spices. And the wooden cottages aren't just neat but also well-maintained. 

    Things To Do/See: Kihim Beach, Bicycle rental, Concierge, Horseback riding

    Shell Out: INR 4,900 onward

    Greenleaf - The Resort & Spa, Ratnagiri

    This hilltop resort is no less than a hidden gem, and it offers an ideal mixture of leisure plus banquet facilities. Greenleaf is also popular with families and corporates. Its modern amenities include four restaurants, three banquet halls, two swimming pools, a tennis court, a spa, and a children’s area. What better way to spend the weekend with your tribe, right?

    Things To Do/See: Ganpatipule temple, Ganapatipule beach, House of Wax

    Shell Out: INR 3,500 onward