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Dune Barr House - Verandah in the Forest

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It has all the charm you could possibly wish for (yet, with more potential than currently utilised). The long-table dining experience is lovely - especially with the lit candelabra. Do remember to bring your own wine / spirits - as they have no alco license

Thank Pia M
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We have loved the hotel from much earlier times. I booked the hotel and they charged me a hefty sum saying the hotel is renovated and that's why the price tag of almost Rs 11000 per room. Must say I was highly disappointed. The hotel...More

5  Thank Reena C
Reviewed 23 December 2017

i have booked in Nov 2017 through make my trip and I am told today that they are not being able to provide rooms for my upcoming trip on 29th Dec 2017 ( Shivangi from their central reservation called up ) , when I have...More

1  Thank PARTHA D
Response from sunilvarghese1, Manager at Dune Barr House - Verandah in the ForestResponded 24 December 2017

Dear Madam / Sir Greetings from Dune Wellness Group Barr House is no longer with neemrana since november and it is indeed unfortunate that they had not communicated the same We do request you to give us your contact details to get in touch with...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017

Good things about the hotel... Calm surroundings which is quite soothing Colonial architecture with old world charm Great location for pics, easy access to lake and other view points Things which could be improved Food taste was average. Chairs in verandah had dark dirt spots....More

Thank Varun8986
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic hotel Ignore negative reviews. This place is wonderful Like a step back in time to the 19th century Stunning hotel. Adorable decor. Superb attentive staff. They couldn’t do enough Lunch is wonderful, tasty and varied (Indian styled) Evening meal is taken in the large...More

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Response from NeemranaHotels, Guest Relations Manager at Dune Barr House - Verandah in the ForestResponded 31 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your overwhelmingly positive review about The Verandah in the Forest heritage hotel in Matheran. We are delighted to know that you were able to rejuvenate at the 19th century property. It is rewarding to receive your kind appreciation about the...More

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rajivnewaskar
12 January 2018|
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Response from sunilvarghese1 | Property representative |
There is a parking place at Dasturi Naka which is the last point where cars are allowed. From here to Matheran one could take one of the following 1. Trek 2. Take the toy train 3. Horse Ride 4. Hand Pulled Rikshaw
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Deepika P
23 November 2017|
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Response from sunilvarghese1 | Property representative |
do call us at 91595 50341 91595 50343 visit us at dunewellnessgroup
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Neha B
8 November 2017|
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Response from Hiren M | Reviewed this property |
no idea at all. u have to contact them.
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"take rooms on the upper floor to enjoy the verandah preferably a corner one"
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"Get a room on the end on the first floor."
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"Carry something with you to eat, and perhaps a book if you like to read. Not much of a library at the..."
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"Best Rooms In Entire Matheran"
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