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Pune, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited The Fern Samali last year on a special occasion of Marriage Anniversary and to my surprise it turned out to be a super hospitality in a small town of Dapoli.I am do visit Dapoli once/twice a year and just love this place and this time we decided to make the day more special by staying in The Fern...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel in the last week for January for one night. The room was very good. The architecture, the interiors were very tasteful.We had a valley facing room and it was quite peaceful and serene. The amenities provided were sufficient and of good quality. We had dinner as well as breakfast at Zhilan. It was good. For...

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Thank Dipali G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my family and in-laws to Dapoli. This was the second time that we were visiting and for a change opted to stay at Fern resorts, Samali. The resort is large and spacious. Given that we were visiting just before 15th August, it was not crowded. We stayed in the Magnolia rooms. Rooms were large and spacious. They...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall stay was OK, Location is at tip of hill which will give you peaceful stay. Very weak signal for vodafone and hotel wifi was very slow. Light outside room was not working,Tata sky was not working but hotel team repair later. As resort is at remote location, you have to order dinner in hotel restaurant only.. Food is also...

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1Thank atul_kulkarni_2006
Thane, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had gone there on a weekday to avoid any rush of the weekend & as expected the hotel didnot had much occupancy, we were upgraded to aster room which had a breath taking view, the restaurant food was awesome, we had all our meals in the restaurant & not even once we were disappointed (please try the zunka/bhakri), the...

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Thank Maximus9916
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel... Ideal place for serenity, tranquility and isolation... Great beaches in and around the hotel... We stayed in Aster and the rooms were spacious and good.. Staff is also very good... only the food servicing was a little slow.... But the food quality was good...

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Thank Vishal Y
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A near perfect resort. The resort is well maintained and beautifully designed. Got a lively walkway all around although the rear pathways needs some more lighting to avoid the eerie feeling in dark. Very nice placed from the beach which is around 8 kms away. The food of course is average and this is an area which requires improvement. Lacks...

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2Thank Nilay K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were 2 couples, booked hotel with makemytrip, which was cheaper then the site shown on tripadviser. Con 1)we had to pay 3000 per couple extra for the 31st night, but we weren't too happy. 2) On 1st the service was worst 3) Need more items on Menu Pros 1) We took Aster room, had amazing view 2) Staff is...

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1Thank hcmehta007
Pune, India
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had a very enjoyable stay at this resort . We stayed at Aster rooms, which offered one of the best view. Rooms are extremely spacious with lots of amenities in the room. We didn't use the spa or swimming pool, but resort had these facilities which seemed good. A small play area for kids and number of bicycles were...

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Pune, India
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We had a wonderful holiday experience at this resort. Though we had booked a cottage at Magnolia we got an upgrade to Aster room on a higher floor. The view from the balcony was amazing overlooking the mountains. Stayed here for 2 nights. The room was very spacious, extremely well maintained including the bathroom. Balcony had a small swing which...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A premier destination in the Western Ghats, The Fern Samali Resort, Dapoli offers 16 luxuriously appointed cottages. Perched on a hilltop in an area rich with Maratha folklore, all cottages in the expansive resort have a view of the famous mountain range. Once a British military camp, the resort maintains the remnants from this past. With a choice of untouched beaches only 15 minutes away, The Fern Samali is a perfect place for a relaxing vacation in luxury.The Fern Samali Resort, Dapoli is in the Western mountain range of the Konkan region, overlooking the Arabian Sea. Accessible through excellent rail and road connections, the resort is 33 kms from Khed railway station, 215 kms from Mumbai, 200 kms from Pune and 355 kms from Goa.GUEST ROOM FACILITIES:We offer room types: Lilian, Magnolia; each cottage with a private balcony; 24-hour services: air-conditioning, hot & cold water, housekeeping; 32” flat screen TV with international entertainment and news; Digital in-room safe; Complimentary bottled water, in-room tea & coffee facility; Minibar; Business desk; Ironing board on request.RECREATION:Amphitheatre; Swimming pool; Spa & massage room; Jacuzzi; Gymnasium; Children’s play area; Live folk dance shows.SERVICES AND FACILITIES:Travel assistance - ticket booking, sight seeing tours; Laundry service; Smoking area; Free car parking; Access facility for the differently-abled; Doctor-on-call.DINING:Zhilan, a multi-cuisine, open-air restaurant with a view of the hills and overlooking the Amphitheatre. Open from 07:00–23:00 hrs.Quiana, a well stocked bar with international spirits, liqueur and cocktails. Open from 07:00–23:00 hrs.In-room Dining, from a special menu between 07:00-23:00 hrs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fern Samali Resort

Address: Chandranagar, | Ratnagiri, Dapoli 415612, India
Region: India > Maharashtra > Dapoli
Price Range: €74 - €137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Fern Samali Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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“Rooms at the back side have valley view”
 of 5 bubbles AbhishekDeshpande, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Choose front side villas”
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 of 5 bubbles atul_kulkarni_2006, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Aster room as it is big in size with a great view”
 of 5 bubbles Maximus9916, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Aster & Tulip rooms offer good views of the surrounding from sit outs. Opt for the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Elixer78, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Aster rooms on higher floor has excellent view.”
 of 5 bubbles Sudha_2101, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
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