Madh Island Beach


Madh Island Beach in Northwest coast of Mumbai has for a change a peculiar rural backdrop and to the forefront of it are some eye-popping galleries of exquisite bungalows that dot the beach. Madh Island Beach is popular for the kind of rave parties that are thrown discreetly, when gentries from upper strata of the city converge and shake a leg amidst peppy music, unleashing absolute fun and frolic.

The best thing about Madh Island Beach is the number of unspoilt sandy beaches where you can revel in utmost peace and calm. However, the beaches are not exactly picturesque, strong and wild Sea current make the beach treacherous and susceptible to the changing of its area and hence it is advisable not to venture out into the Sea.

Whatever be the mood of the sea here, you can be rest assured that Madh island Beach provides you a complete escape from the heat and dust of the city and it is a perfect destination to chill out and reflect alone or your dear ones. You can stroll along the seashore and explore the fishing community that populates the area.

Location info:

Address:Northwest Coast of Mumbai
Nearest City: Mumbai
Best time to visit: Any time Excpet the high tide.



Interesting things to do:

Enjoy the beauty of the place, and have a pleasent time.Its the most happening place, lots of people throw party at this island beach.

Interesting things to Visit:

Madh Fort, which is said to be built by the Portuguese, is the prime attraction of the beach. Earlier used as a watchtower, the fort was later used as a training encampment for cadets.

Church of St. Bonaventure, A Portuguese church that dates back to the 16th century, is another site to visit on the island.

The Erangal village is a fascinating place near the beach where farming is the main occupation of the people.

Mobile range info:

How to reach?

Nearest Railway Station: Malad Station
Nearest Airport:Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport and domestic airport carry the services of almost all the major flights
Road Transport:City bus services are run by BEST connecting Marve-Erangal-Aksa-Madh.

Nearest Visiting places:

  • Flora Fountain now renamed to Hutatma Chowk
  • Gateway of India
  • Gurdwara Shree Guru Singh Sabha
  • Haji Ali Mosque
  • Hanging Gardens
  • Jehangir Art Gallery
  • Jijamata Udyaan
  • Juhu Beach
  • Kamala Nehru Park
  • Kanheri Caves
  • Kashid Beach
  • Mahalaxmi Racecourse
  • Marine Drive earlier/historically referred to as Queen's Necklace
  • Nehru Planetarium
  • Powai Lake
  • Prince of Wales Museum
  • Prithvi Theatre
  • Rajabai Tower
  • Bombay Natural History Museum
  • Chor Bazaar
  • Chowpatty Beach
  • Crawford Market
  • Elephanta Caves
  • Essel World
  • Fashion Street
  • Film City

Nearest Petrol Pump:


  • West End Hotel
  • Hotel Sea Princess Mumbai

Things to carry:

Mineral water bottles, food, first aid kit, some extra clothes and so on.

Tips & Suggestions:

The beaches strong currents and shifting sands make the sea too treacherous for swimming.

Help Line/Phone Number:

Police Station:100
Nearest Hospital:
Vimla Hospital
Cozy Clinique & Nursing Home Pvt Ltd
Society/Community Phone Number