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Ratnagiri (Konkan - Maharashtra)

Hotels in Ratnagiri

Hotels & Resorts in Ratnagiri

Hotels in Ratnagiri        
Hotels in Dapoli Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
  see Dapoli  Map      
Lotus Beach Resort
- formerly Kamats Murud Beach Resort
- AC Accommodations with amenities
Dapoli ** Tariff Room only
Hotels in Dapoli Murud Harnai Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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Silver Sand Beach Resort
- cottages near beach
Dapoli ** Tariff Room only
Hotels in Dapoli Karde Murud Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
  see Dapoli  Map      
Hotel Sagar Sawali
- AC, Non AC well furnished rooms,
konkani cuisine, water sports, para sailing, horse riding, camel ridies
Karde ** Tariff Room only
Hotels in Dapoli Ladghar Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
  see Dapoli  Map      
Hotel Sagar Sawali
-nr seashore, AC, Non AC rooms, konkani cuisine, water sports, para sailing, horse, camel rides
Ladghar ** Tariff Room only
Hotels in Chiplun Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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The Quality Inn Riverview Resort
- spectacular view of vashisthi river from rooms with modern amenities, malvani, konkani cuisine
Chiplun **** Tariff Breakfast, dinner
Hotel Shalom International Chiplun *** Tariff Room only
Hotels in Guhagar Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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Manas Hotel Guhagar   Tariff Room only
Hotels in Guhagar Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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Pashchima Resort 
nr- Wyadeshwar Temple &
 2 min frm beach
Budhal beach ** Tariff Room with Breakfast
Hotels in Guhagar Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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Atithi Parinay - A Family Cottage Kotawade ** Tariff Room & all meals
Hotels in Ratnagiri Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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Hotel Vivek 
2 kms frm Bus Stand & 7 kms frm Rly Stn
Main Road ** Tariff Room with breakfast
Hotel Landmark Ratnagiri *** Tariff Room only
Hotel Giri Ratna Ratnagiri ** Tariff Room only
Hotels in Ratnagiri Bhatye Beach Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
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Kohinoor Samudra Beach Resort
- at pawas, with wide range of accom. with pool, restaurant, gym, health club
Pawas *** Tariff Room with Breakfast
Ratnasagar Beach Resort
- Beach Resort with 2 kms beach front,
30 beautiful cottages, restaurant, pool, health club, recreation facilities
Bhatye Beach *** Tariff Room with Breakfast
Hotels in Rajapur Ratnagiri Grade Rate per couple Plan
- Mahalaksmi Mandir See Map      
Ganesh Agro Tourism Nate,Rajapur ** Tariff Room with meals
see Ratnagiri District Map        

Ratnagiri is located in the southwestern part of Maharashtra State on the Arabian Sea coast. Ratnagiri  became the administrative capital under the Bijapur rulers. It forms a part of the greater tract known as Konkan. This tract is historically famous for it long coastline and convenient harbors, together with it comparative nearness to the Arabian Sea.

The surrounding area is bordered by the Sahyadri Hills on the West; the heavy rainfall results into highly eroded landscape in the coastal region. Fertile alluvial valleys produce rice and coconut as the main crops; fruit and cashew nut cultivation is being promoted.


In 1731 it came under the control of Satara kings; in 1818 it was surrendered to the British. A fort was built during the Bijapur dynasty and strengthened in 1670 by the Ratnagiri, Maharashtra, India Maratha king Shivaji, which is located on a headland near the harbour. It is one of the ports of the Konkan coast. It has a palace where the last king of Burma, Thibaw, and later Veer Savarkar, were confined.

It is also believed that the Pandavas having performed their pilgrimage on the 13th year had settled in the adjoining territory of the Ratnagiri district and when the Pandavas and the Kauravas had the famous war at Kuruskshetra, the king of this region Veeravat Ray had accompanied then there.


  • Latitude: 15° 36' and 18°05'N
  • Longitude: 73° 05' and 74° 36'E
  • Population: 1544057(1991 Census)
  • Climate: Tropical
  • Clothing: Cotton Clothes
  • STD code: 02352


Parshuram Temple near Chiplun, Ganapatipule and Pavas draw many visitors. In Few caves in the Chiplun, Khed, Dabhol, Sangameshwar, Gauhani Velgaum and Vade Padel are also worth visiting. The Buddhist legend in the Papanch, Sudan and Srath Appakasini record the conversion of Konkan to Buddhism and early as the lifetime of Gautama (BC 560-481) Chiplun, Kol, and Pabol caves indicate that Sarthawalas or Caravan-men donated some of them.

Chiplun is a city on the Mumbai–Goa highway (NH-17) in western India. The city is about 320 km south of Mumbai in the Konkan region of Maharashtra. It is an industrial town catering to mostly the top pharmaceutical and chemical industries. It is a major stop on the Konkan Railway. The name Chiplun means "The abode of Lord Parshuram". The city lies on the banks of the river Vashishti. To the east of the city lies the Western Ghats. To the west lies Guhagar Beach, about 50 km. The region is hilly and the city is situated in a valley. Region has extreme climate, cold in winter, very hot in summer and very wet. The city boasts of a sole theatre - Padma Theatre. The city links the western coast to the interior parts of Maharashtra, one of the few places in that region.


Ganpatipule is an ancient pilgrim centre located in Ratnagiri district. It has a lot of history behind it Ganapatipule, Maharashtra while being a very beautiful sea town. Ganpatipule is about 25-km from Ratnagiri and around 375-km from Mumbai, housing a Swayambhoo (a naturally formed idol) of Ganapati.

Ganpatipule is untouched by commercialism; the pastoral beauty of the village is enhanced manifold by six kilometers of virgin beach on the breathtaking Konkan coastline. Ganpatipule is one of the `Ashta Ganapatis' (eight Ganpatis) of India and called the "Paschim Dwar-Dewata" (Western Sentinel God).




Nearest airport is at Ratnagiri.

REACH RATNAGIRI BY RAIL : Ratnagiri has a railway station.

REACH RATNAGIRI BY ROAD : The district is well connected by road transport with important towns such as Mumbai , Pune , Kolhapur, etc.