About Us

New Vasantashram is a 71 year old hotel with a loyal client base. It is situated in one of the busiest commercial hubs of Mumbai- Crawford market, with the textile market (Mangaldas market), the electrical market (Lohar chawl) and the gold bazaar (Zaveri Bazaar) close to it.

About New Vasantashram

Crawford market is a place one must visit if you’re staying at the hotel. It is famous for wholesale of fruit, vegetable, poultry, dry fruit and packaged food stuff. The area around the market is remarkable too. It offers a staggering variety of wares, everything you could possibly imagine from perfumes and cosmetics, to crockery and kitchen ware, umbrellas and electronics. It is also a home to beautiful, old temples and a mosque. Need anything urgently? You needn’t venture far.

The Central (V.T.) and Western (Marine Lines) railway stations can be reached from the hotel by foot. The hotel can easily be reached from the international airport by:

Distance Fare
Taxi 24.51 Kms Rs.350 (approx)
Bus 24.51 Kms Rs.5 upto 2Kms

Businessmen staying at New Vasantashram benefit from our ideal location. Crawford Market and the market areas around it is a wholesale hub- the perfect place to meet potential buyers, suppliers and distributors.

Mumbai is a city with a pulse and tourists at our hotel are right in the heart of Mumbai, where the old and the new converge. From Fort to the temples and bazaars, there’s a lot to be explored. Museums are at an accessible distance from the hotel. Dirt cheap shopping can be done in Colaba (10 minutes from the hotel) and Fashion Street- provided you’re ready to bargain. Tourists in the mood for a casual stroll can also walk around Marine Drive or the Chowpatty beach.

Students staying at the hotel are close to Mumbai’s vibrant college scene complete with food joints, galleries and theatres. Saint Xaviers college is walking distance while HR college, Government Law college, Jai Hind college are in the Churchgate vicinity. Our rates are economical, which is ideal for students on an extended stay.

Overwhelmed by the million things to do in Mumbai? Don’t know where to start? Mumbai Darshan, an independent tour company offers tours of Mumbai from the hotel. It costs Rs. 250 per person and is from 9.30 am- 7.30 pm. Guide charges are Rs. 25/-. Mumbai Darshan takes its customers to 34 places in and around Mumbai- Gateway of India, Prince of Wales Museum, Hanging Gardens, Haji Ali and many more. (Extra fees are charged for guide services and entry fee where required.) Daily Delux bus service is available from the hotel to Nashik , Rs 4oo/ per person, one way only.

When you visit, do talk to the partner of the hotel Sujata Pilinja Rao. She has a list of fun, interesting things to do around the city and is open to suggestions.


New Vasantashram is a clean & safe place. It is well run and managed by extremely kind and caring staff, eager to take every effort to ensure your comfort. It has tariffs that make it ideal for students, tourists and young professionals.

- Aayush Tainwala , Law student, Haryana