This lovely rural destination is less than an hour’s drive from Pune on a quiet and scenic road, making it an ideal retreat for a family or a group of friends.
The farmhouse consists of three large bedrooms and you will have full access to a dining room, living room, and fully functional kitchen which are all connected by a spacious covered veranda overlooking our water pool.
- The Haudi : This pool, with fish, is an ideal place to cool off for swimmers and non-swimmers alike, while enjoying the unspoiled natural vistas of our farmland.
- The properly includes a newly planted fruit orchard and seasonal crops all back-dropped by a majestic hill in the distance. This is an organic farm and we also have a few cows and chickens and a vegetable patch.
- All rooms are very comfortably furnished, with attached bathrooms using solar hot water.
- There is also a large covered upper terrace with views overlooking the landscape in all directions.
- The caretakers stay on the property in separate quarters, and they will provide you with three homemade meals.
- If you want something other than our home made meals you can either make your own with or without assistance as per your wish or prepared dinners can be ordered in from restaurants nearby.
- There will be a person to go shopping with you, or do it for you, as per your requirements.
- Only 5 km. away is the village of ‘Paud’ which has a wonderful market with fruit, vegetable, fish, as well as general and medical, stores etc.
- There are a few restaurants in the vicinity.
Other information & conditions
- We prefer to host a group of families or friends.
- Very often my mother Smt. Meena Pawar , who is 79 plus, resides in the farm house. She is of highly independent and active nature and very involved in the organic farming.
- We provide you with safe drinking water, which is rain harvested and RO filtered. In keeping with the eco-friendly nature of the place, it would be appreciated if our quests did not bring bottled drinking water with them.
- UPS backup will soon be installed in the coming weeks, and until then all the rooms will have plenty of candles ready at hand, plus a generator will be activated as quickly as possible during power cuts.
- In case guests want to hold a party or a get-together we will need to be informed prior to the event, and while music is permitted, it cannot be too loud keeping in mind the serenity of the location.
- We will not be able to provide any alcohol on premises. And consumption of alcohol by under- aged will not be tolerated.
- The Haudi – Pool has fish and the water body is a natural one, so please take care if using it and particularly with children. Owners will not take any responsibility in case of any accidents.
- A room for 2 drivers is available & their meals can be arranged at a charge.
We welcome you to our farm house and hope your stay connects you to the beautiful surroundings and / or organic farming activities, long walks in nature, etc.