The Roots Farm is located at Morbe Village, Panvel which is around 30 kms from Vashi (Navi Mumbai), around 45 kms from Bandra Kurla Complex BKC (Mumbai).
Google Maps location: https://goo.gl/maps/BwzCEGkrXFK2
You can drive on your own or even use public transport. You can take the train to Panvel Railway station and hire an auto to the farm.
Carry comfortable clothes and sturdy shoes if you want to fully enjoy the farm life
Don't forget to take an umbrella or raincoats during the monsoons. You will definitely need it.
Do not litter or throw plastic around. Also, do not pluck flowers, grass or tease the animals
The Farm does not have room service or a la carte meals. However, you will be spoilt for choice. The food is excellent and you will love the hospitality
Since it is located in a rural location, you might face electricity issues. However, they have a power back up which kicks in a matter of seconds. All rooms are provided emergency lights
You may not get good network but trust me, it will be good to take a break from your phone.
The Roots Farm has Wi-Fi at good speeds but it's better to take a break and enjoy your time here
What's nearby The Roots Farm
The Roots Farm is a destination on its own but if you are feeling adventurous, you can definitely visit the following places nearby:
Morbe Dam which is a few kilometers and is a great place to walk around and enjoy the view.
Karnala Fort and Karnala Bird Sanctuary which is around 30 km from the Farm. It is a lovely place for easy treks.
Dhodhani Waterfalls is about 18 km from The Roots Farm and is a great place for a picnic. On some weekends, there are tour operators that offer rappelling, too.
Gadeshwar Dam which is about 20 km away is a beautiful picnic spot.
The Roots Farm is a place where you can let go of your daily grind and take a break you truly deserve. It's a perfect place to spend time with your family or just with yourself. You can read the book you have always been meaning to, Netflix and Chill if you wish or be struck by the sudden urge to write bad poems like me. ????
It's a place full of sunshine, joy and everything nice. When do you plan to visit The Roots Farm for a perfect weekend getaway from Mumbai?