Godrej Emerald at Ghodbunder Road in Thane

What reasons help you, as a consumer to narrow down to a particular property after going through the myriad of options available these days? Is it the developer name, location, amenities, surroundings or proximity to nature? If I told you Godrej Emerald met the above criterion, would you want to know more about it? Read on to find what the project has to offer.

Emerald by Godrej Properties is an upcoming residential project on Ghodbunder Road, Thane. There will be 7 towers having apartment configurations of 1.5, 2 and 3 BHK. The prices of these apartments range from INR 77 Lacs to INR 1.6 Cr. The possession date of the project is June 2020.

Godrej Emerald: Project Location

Godrej Emerald is located in the lap of lush green landscapes, near Gaimukh Gaon at the end of Ghodbunder Road. The location facilitates exquisite views of the Gaimukh hills, a rare feature in today’s cities of concrete jungles. Gaimukh Gaon, which can be translated as ‘mouth of the cow’, is a small village. It is also a popular pilgrim centre, and comes alive on Mahashivratri, as it has a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Godrej Emerald
Neighbouring residential projects as seen from site
Godrej Emerald
View from the site
Godrej Emerald
View from the site

The 20 km long stretch of Ghodbunder Road, also known as State Highway 42, runs through Thane district and links the Eastern and Western Express Highways of Mumbai. It connects Thane district to western suburbs of Mumbai like Mira Road, Borivali and also Vasai and Naigaon. City buses like BEST (Mumbai City Bus), TMT (Thane Municipal Transport), NMMT (Navi Mumbai Municipal Transport), MBMT (Mira Bhayander Municipal Transport) and VVMT (Vasai Virar City Bus) are a part of the transport system here. There are four flyovers present on the arterial road i.e. at Waghbil, Patilpada, Manpada and Kapurbawdi, which have eased vehicular traffic.

Godrej Emerald: Social Infrastructure

Godrej Emerald provides convenience of access for its residents to many quality educational and healthcare institutions. Schools such as  New Horizon Scholar School [3.5 km],  Saraswati Vidyalaya High School [4 km],  Dnyan Ganga Education Trust [3.3 km],  D. G International High School [3.3 km] and  Hiranandani Foundation School [5.7 km] are located near the site. Titan Hospital [6.4 km], Shree Sai Hospital [6.2 km], Vedant Hospital [1.9 km], Hiranandani Hospital [5.9 km] are among some reputed healthcare facilities at an accessible distance.  The project is close to many popular malls and recreational amenities such as D-Mart [3.3 km], Hypercity [2.4 km], R Mall [7 km] and Blue Roof Club [1.2 km].

Godrej Emerald: Site Layout

The project stands on a 6.5 acre land parcel. The 7 towers, which are each 28 storeyed, surround the central recreational space.

The site layout for Godrej Emerald has been interestingly designed. The recreational area has an elevated circular walkway that runs through the entire central area, called the Canopy Walk. The design also embodies other interesting architectural elements like a pergola, which covers the swimming pool area.

Godrej Emerald
Ongoing construction- July 2017

Godrej Emerald: Apartment Layout and Price

The apartments have a standard, well-spaced design, with separate wardrobe niches for the bedrooms. The 2 and 3 BHK apartments also have a separate foyer area at the entrance and a 1 metre wide useable balcony. The rooms have well finished vitrified tile flooring, while the kitchen has ceramic tile flooring. Apartments are available in the following configurations:

Apartment Type Area (in sq. m) Price (in Crore Rupees)
1.5 BHK 43.64 to 45.46 0.77 onwards
2 BHK 57.68 to 59.84 1.09 onwards
3 BHK 76.78 to 85.45 1.63 onwards


Godrej Emerald: Amenities

There are several options for recreation and leisure in Godrej Emerald. Out of the total area of the site, 2.5 acres has been dedicated for recreation.

The clubhouse has several facilities like an indoor squash and badminton court, a library, a poolside café, martial arts arena, aerobics/zumba arena, yoga corner, table tennis, gym, steam room, business centre, home theatre, crèche area and a wifi enabled zone.

The recreation ground has an amphitheatre which can accommodate 250 people. It also has a swimming pool, multipurpose play court, box cricket, skating rink, party lawn, bird house and an organic farm. Residents can also experience nature walking on the path which goes around these facilities.

The podium has a children’s play area, semi covered pavilions, seating areas, multiple life size games, jogging track, viewing gallery, rock climbing wall, open gym, tree house, meditation pavilion, hammock zone, a sand pit for kids, acupressure walkway, senior citizen’s area and an outdoor dining area as well.


Godrej Properties is known for its homes built for various customer segments with Godrej’s trademark-quality. It has carved a niche for itself in various cities across India. In Mumbai, projects like The Trees in Vikhroli, Serenity as well as Central in Chembur, fall under their name. Emerald looks like a promising residential project for people who wish to reside in the city yet experience closeness to nature with delightful views from their homes. It is a project replete with multiple amenities and various apartment configurations for all budget segments.

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