One of my friends has a a cozy home stay/hostel in Caspian Sea, I thought its good to share with you the information on his accommodation so if you decided to plan a trip you can get in touch with him. The villa is located in a very peaceful village which is 15km from Mahmud Abad (Less than 4 hours drive from Tehran), Protected content from the beach, near 3 national parks.(Noor, Sisangan and Chamestan) and 80 km from Chalus cable car.
Further details: Rustic design, balcony, barbeque, private garden, wooden fireplace, internet access, easy access to local transport, markets and restaurants.
Available recreational facilities: ATV(not included in the rate) , Bicycle (free) You can explore the surroundings and go to fishing sites by bicycle.