Frequently Asked Questions
Please find below answers to the most commonly asked questions, if your query is not answered please e-mail us.
- 1. Accessibility: a. Water Transport:
Gate way of India to Mandwa jetty by ferry (excluding rainy season), from Mandwa jetty bus transport (included in Ferry fare) will take you to Alibag bus stand. From Alibag hire share auto to Nagaon Siddhivinayak temple (approx. distance 8 kms). RaanWaara Cottage, Nagaon is walkable distance from Siddhivinayak temple. b. By Road: Road route is via Walkable Naka to Alibag bypass - Nagaon.
- 2. Major Attractions:
Nagaon Beach, Akshi Beach, Kashid Beach, Kolaba Fort, Datta Mandir Chaul, Birla Mandir Salav, Phansad Wildlife Sanctury, Janjira Fort.
- 3. Distance from Nagaon Beach to RaanWaara cottage:
RaanWaara Cottage is situated at just 1.5 kms from Nagaon Beach. You can either walk or hire auto from the main road which charges approx. Rs.50-60 to Nagaon beach.
- 4. Room Types: a. Standard AC(110 Sq.ft):
Accommodates 3 guests (2 on double bed and one on floor mattress) b. Standard Non AC (120 Sq.ft): Accommodates 4 guests (2 on double bed and 2 on floor mattress) c. Superior Non AC Room(220 Sq.ft): Accommodates 6 guests (4 on 2 double beds and 2 on floor mattress) .
- 5. Type of WC (Toilets) in Rooms:
All rooms have attached Western style WC.
- 6. Parking:
Car parking is available inside RaanWaara Cottage premises.
- 7. Security:
Availability of full time care taker and surveillance of CCTV Camera system.
- 8. Recreational Facilities:?
Swings and hammocks are installed inside Raan Waara Cottage premises. RaanWaara cottage is surrounded by lush green lawn and several coconut and mango trees which add to the serene natural beauty.
- 9. Wi-Fi Facility:
Free Wi-Fi facility is available in common areas, password will be provided on request.
- 10. Food Facility:
We have our own cook with fully equipped kitchen to provide hygienic and tasty food to our guests. Veg, Non Veg meals and breakfast, Tea, Coffee is prepared to order.
- 11. Drinking Water Facility:
Guest can either purchase bottled water or get free RO filtered water (RO Filtered water may not be available in month of May due to scarcity of water supply) .
- 12. Smoking Inside Room:
Smoking inside rooms is strictly prohibited.
- 13. Liquor Consumption:
Guests will have to arrange liquor on their own and consumption shall be at their own risk without causing any trouble to other fellow guests. Any damage to property either interior to the room or exterior shall be charged to the guests .
- 14. Loud Music:
Loud music which can cause disturbance to other guests is not permitted .
- 15. Local Transport Facility for Sightseeing:
Local transport facility with small and 7 seater cars can be provided on request at standard rates.
- 16. Check in and Check Out Time:
Check in time is 12 noon and check out time is 11am Early check in and late check out is subject to room availability.
- 17. Our Authorized Booking Agents:
Make My Trip / Goibibo /Yatra.com/Asiatech .
- 18. Room Booking Options and Procedure:
Rooms can be booked either on online booking portals such as MMT, GOIBIBO , YATRA or can also be booked with us directly.In case of booking with us directly you will have to provide by Whatsapp your check in, check out dates, booking name, type of room and no. of rooms required. We will reply to you with bank details. We expect you to pay at least 50% of the total room charges in advance within 24 hours (we will keep the room booking blocked on your name for 24 hours). Balance can be paid on check in preferably by bank transfer.
- 19. Booking Cancellation Policy:
- 20. Pets Not Allow:
Full booking amount will be refunded (if booked with us directly) if cancelled 4 days before check in. 50% will be refunded in case of cancellation between 4 to 1 day before check in. 0% refund in case of cancellation done on the same day of check in. Refund for cancellation of booking done on on-line booking portals will be as mentioned on their respective websites.
Pets are Not allowed to accompany guest at RaanWaara Cottage .