Golden Swan Beach Resort, Murud
Darbar Road Murud Janjira
Ranked 1 of 67 hotels in Murud
On one of our Maharashtra Road Trips decided to take a break at Murud. And Golden Swan is the best property at Murud. The resort is Mediterranean Themed and just by the Beach. Rooms are cosy and comfortable, a little small but decent enough. There is a sit out facing the resort garden. Enough place to take walk within the resort and you can walk to the beach directly from the resort's back gate. Food is good. For breakfast all egg items, poha, upma and general items are available and good. For lunch and dinner we tried Chinese cuisine and it was perfectly done. No activities around other than visiting Murud Janjira fort and is not that appealing. A perfect place to laze around by the bay and have a peaceful time with your better half ?
This is a MTDC resort run by Golden Swan group. The management is excellent! Located right on the beach front, its spacious and lovely. The staff is very courteous and polite. The food rocks! And they take every care to make your food the way you want it. We are vegetarians and Jains, so we were little sceptical at first to eat there (We had carried our home-made food). But they ensured us that the entire cooking range is different for vegetarians. Since it was low season during Sept, rooms very well priced at Rs. 2000 per night. Overall, this resort is highly recommended for all a weekend gateway.
Murud is a location which is secluded from crowd and commercial aspects. Though its near to Alibaug but a totally different experience. We stayed in this resort in July 2011 for 2N/3D. We had an idea that we would not get an luxury in Murud but this resort was more than our expectations. The best part of this resort is its location just on the beach. The resort offers cottage and double rooms. Cottages are the highlight of the property though they do not face the sea. Each cottage has a small sitting area with a table and chairs to relax if you are bored within the room. Any point of time you want to go to sea, you will have to just walk 50 mtrs and you would be in touch with sea waves. The sand of the beach here does not stick to your body though its not white as Kashid. You also get free duck watching as resort has too many of them moving around your cottages.
The best thing about the Golden Swan beach resort is its location. It is located almost on the beach and you can just walk to the beach at anytime. We got a bit late in starting from Mumbai and reached the resort after 3 pm. The restaurant there announced that there was no luch available, and only a very limited variety of snacks were available. We had to trek to a smal nearby restaurant to satiate aour hunger (and the food at this small eatery was authertic malwani, an excellent experience). The rooms are just OK. We found them to be a bit small and the floor of our room would get wet at times due to a lot of moisture. The resort itself is not very big, with the entrance just on the main road. The sounds of all passing by vehicles is slightly unpleasant while just lounging in the resort. But this is all compensated by the nearness of the beach. The resort had facilities to play carrom, badminton, plyarea of little children and bicycles to ride on. The bicycle rental charges are a bit on the higher side. The have a number of ducks and cocks and hens, which my little son enjoyed running after. Beware of some of the ducks, they will try to bite you. Overall just a nice, relaxing time. Do not expect any great exhilirating moments, and no major disappointments.
I had been to Golden Swan multiple times and it's one of my favorite resort. The staff is very co-operative and always ready to help. I had taken my office staff of 40 members and friends and relatives consisting 30 members on 2 occasions and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the stay and food. Resort is very quiet and close to the beach. Thanks to Kamlesh and the entire team of Golden Swan. I would like to visit this place again.
Stay at Golden Swan Beach Resort was pleasant and comfortable. Its greatest asset is its location and ambience. The resort is very well maintained and leaves a positive impression as soon as you enter its front gate. Walk out of the rear gate and you straight way walk into the beach! The resort is dotted with coconut and casurina trees leaving a superb ambience.
Golden Swan Beach Resort is ranked #1 among the 67 hotels in Murud with an average rating of 5.0 out of 7. It is one of the 11, 3-star Resorts in Murud. On HolidayIQ, it has a total of 68 photos, 136 text reviews and 1 video reviews and is rated top for its Location, Destination and Appearance.
The online booking price of the hotel ranges between Rs 7,100 to Rs 7,600 per night. The hotel offer 31 rooms to check availability or to avail complimentary breakfast, we recommend contacting the hotel to check if the final tariff includes it.
The ambience and the location of the hotel makes it a suitable option for variety of travellers. Family (71%) are the most common type of travellers that like to stay here. 55% of guests enjoy the hotel's relaxed environment, whereas 29% have rated the ambience as hypnotic.
Although the hotel is a suitable stay option throughout the year for travellers, book your accommodation in the months of July, Aug and Sept for the best experience.
Golden Swan Beach Resort is located at Darbar Road . Darbar Hill (1 Km), Murud Beach (1 Km), Vithoba Rakhumai Temple (2 Kms) and Hanuman Mandir (3 Kms) are some of the popular sightseeing attractions located near the hotel.
The hotel ensures you are well taken care of during your stay.
Other amenities include Laundry Services, Doctor On Call, Restaurant, Room Service and Parking Facility. For checkin and checkout time, we suggest contacting the hotel.
If you are in need for airport transfers or require a car for sightseeing around the city or you have to do an early check-in, then we recommend contacting the hotel directly and requesting for these additional services. All of the available amenities ensure your stay is enjoyable and free from any hassles.
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