It is a residential neighbourhood located on the Andheri-Ghatkopar link road on the slopes of the Ghatkopar hills. The landscape consists of many elevations and the road leading up to the neighbourhood from LBS Marg is a steep uphill climb.
Asalfa is well connected by BEST bus routes to Ghatkopar railway station. (340, 334, 421, 429, 325) Andheri railway station (340, 334, 410) Kurla railway station (325) & Chandivali (421) as well asOshiwara (444), Borivali (226 Ltd, 470 Ltd) and Mahim (321 Ltd).
The first line of the Mumbai Metro will pass through Asalfa. The construction of Jagruti Nagar Station & Asalfa Road Station in this locality has led to rapid development of infrastructure in and around Asalfa.
Many hospitals are present in the area including Vivek Diagnostic Centre, Abhishek Hospital, Pooja Hospital and Sona Hospital.