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Best Places To Stay in Lonavala

About 60 kms away from the hustle and bustle of Pune and Mumbai lies Lonavala, a beautiful hill station that promises to rejuvenate the senses. A terrific place to visit all year-round, it comes alive even more during the monsoon, turning the lush Western Ghats a deep emerald green. With the best places to stay in Lonavala, wearing a cloak of serenity and mostly covered with a layer of mist during monsoon, this little hill town has been a perfect hideaway for mountains and monsoons lovers. The best time to visit Lonavala is between October and March, when the weather is more forgiving and the heat tolerable.

It isn’t too cold during the winter months, but travelling is easier when the sun’s rays aren’t blistering your skin. Lonavala, with its beautiful palm and coconut-tree lined pastures and stone forts, demands a cool weather to go around the place with ease. Surrounded by forests of Lohgad, Visapur, and Tikona, the picturesque Pawna dam and lake are must-visit places when the town is drenched in rain. This is also one of the most lovely places to visit in Lonavala for couples to enjoy strolls around the lake, hiking, and boating together. Monsoon enhances the freshness and the beauty of the place and lets you live in the moments of peace.

You can enjoy the day around the dam, chill out with family and friends, and try exciting watersports. Exploring this amazing hill station will take up most of your day and when it’s time to call it a night, comfort, peace and privacy are what you seek. With the best places to stay in Lonavala, it is peppered with multiple choices, some catering to budget travelers, some to couples and others to adventure seekers. Whether you like camping out or unwinding in luxurious settings, these stays will more than meet your desires.

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Camping and Trekking with Experienced Guide in Bandardhara 2D 1N ₹ 1200 4.0 star View Details
Stay at Gautam Resorts in Lonavala 1D 1N ₹ 6000 4.0 star View Details
Luxury Bungalow Stay in Khandala 1D 1N ₹ 23330 4.0 star View Details
Lakeside Chalet Stay in Lonavala 2D 1N ₹ 3500 4.0 star View Details
Stay and Golf at Aamby Valley Lonavala 2D 1N ₹ 16000 3.0 star View Details
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    Igatpuri, located in Western Ghats of India is considered to be heavenly blissful for nature lovers due to being blessed with scenic natural beauty and peaceful atmosphere. Bhandardara, based near to Igatpuri reflects the serene divinity of rich greenery to the tourists....

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    About the Activity: Stay in luxury and style at the Gautam Resort in Lonavala and be in the company of great hospitality. The resort has mini palatial rooms which offer peaceful ambience.  Each of the rooms at the resort open up to a private balcony that gives the p...

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    About the Activity:The classy 3 BHK bungalow set in the lap of luxury and nature provides the perfect setting for a relaxing weekend holiday, away from cliched tourist haunts!A fine blend of luxury, high-quality furnishings and balmy hospitality creates just the right am...

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    About the Activity:Located around 15 km from Lonavala, the Pawana Lake is one of the least explored artificial lakes in the vicinity of Pune.Surrounded by the pristine and untouched beauty of the nature, this Chalet is now gaining attention of the mass and caters to the ...

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    About the Activity:Delight in this enthralling Golf lessons session in the beautiful Ambey Valley, Lonavala.Indulge in this gentleman's sport with this exciting session that enables you to indulge in this noble sport.Stay in the lush-greenery of this place that provides ...

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    About the Activity: Set amidst the quaint surroundings of Lonavala, this resort is a perfect blend of natural outdoors and luxurious indoors. It is a convenient option for weekend getaway, romantic holiday, family outing or corporate conference.Check in at 12:00 PM and t...

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    About the Activity:Bask in the comfort of an entire villa bungalow, a sprawling space just for you and your group, a destination exclusively for your service. This villa boasts a homely ambiance, a huge lawn, away from the hustle and bustle of the noisy city. Also featur...

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    About the activity :If you are in dire need of a luxurious stay in the very arms of mother nature, surrounded by lovely green hills and relaxing in the lap of luxury, then you need to head for a luxury stay experience in the heart of Lonavala, a hill station that has ...

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Traveller Tales From Lonavala


Preeti Wankhede

19 February 2019

It was my husband bday and I wanted to give surprise to him and whole family .. As my mother in law and father in law was with me I was really scared how the place will be will they be comfortable but ...

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Sanjana viti

20 February 2019

"We booked pawna lake camping through Thrillophilia for Saturday night. We were coming from Pune and along the way we found some fellow campers too which made easier to reach the destination as we were...

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Praveen Hanchinali

13 July 2019

wonderful experience

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Nachiket Jaitpal

13 May 2019

"great experience.. loved it.. we are again a trip.. the operator was great.. had a great time"

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Somnath Sorkade

17 September 2017

"It was the most amazing place I have ever seen!!! Believe me one night stay will give u a deep breath of fresh energy. The fresh air environment lake side view ll make u fall in love with the place. T...

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Anooj mangaldas

23 March 2019

"it was very awsm experience..\nwe were in group..\nand every thing was exactly same as shown in details..\nand evryone there near camp were very helpfull..\nit was good to visit..\nand food and bbq wa...

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08 May 2019

It was amazing experience... Awesome place with delicious food... I can't forget to mention music and dance... I just loved it.. it was adhoc plan on occasion of our wedding anniversary... and it could...

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Dr. Ashwini Aher

06 April 2019

It was great experience..Awesome place with delicious food..I can't forget to mention ice bhel which was very tasty.. I just loved it? and We 3 friends met after very long time.. and it couldn't be bet...

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Akshay Salap

19 March 2019

"After a lot of stress we choose Pawna Lake Camping for our Stay picnic, and it was a great experience for all of us. It worked as a great stress relief. Everyone got chill and enjoyed a lot at that ca...

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What You Should Know More About Stays in Lonavala

  • Q. Which are the best resorts to stay in Lonavala?

    Lonavala has some truly amazing resorts that cater to solo travelers, couples and families alike. You can opt for resorts that exude luxury with large swimming pools, multi-cuisine restaurants and enviable views or go for modest stays that don’t skimp on comfort and great service. Whatever your choice is, you’ll find your pick from the resorts below –

    • Della Resorts
    • Gautam Resorts
    • Retreat Heritage
    • Valvan Village Resort
    • Whispering Woods Resort
    • Orchard Resort

  • Q. Which are the best places for camp stays in and around Lonavala?

    There’s something special about camping under the night sky and while Lonavala has several camping sites, only one promises the complete experience. Pawna Lake Camping site is a fully serviced campsite that provides guests with tents, snacks and food, BBQ equipment, access to washrooms, first aid and a list of fun activities like hiking, outdoor games and unwinding by a campfire.

  • Q. Which are the best homestays in and around Lonavala?

    Homestays provide a unique experience as they give you a glimpse into local culture. The homeliness of living in someone else’s house is another factor that’s made homestays one of the most popular accommodation options when traveling. Mati – Gold Villa epitomizes these traits and adds a touch more to make your visit unforgettable with stunning mountain views, a fully equipped kitchen and complete privacy.

  • Q. What are the best romantic resorts in Lonavala for couples?

    The picturesque hill station of Lonavala is paradise for every couple. With the Ghats painting a romantic blanket of green and the Karla Caves taking you back to the past, exploring the town with your partner is the best way to spend your time. As the day ends you can sit back and relax in your choice of resort, each incredibly charming and fitted with all the luxuries you need. These are the top picks –

    • Upper Deck Resort
    • Kino Lakeside Chalet
    • Rhythm Lonavala
    • The Dukes Retreat
    • Treasure Island Resort
    • Fariyas Resort Lonavala


  • Q. Which are the best budget stays in Lonavala?

    Travelers looking to cut costs on accommodation without compromising on comfort will find these Lonavala budget stays perfect. Clean, homely and private, they’re a home away from home.

    • Ferreira Resort
    • Kings Inn Holiday Home
    • Hotel Lions Den

  • Q. Which are the best villa stays in Lonavala?

    If you fancy staying in a spacious resort with expansive grounds and breathtaking views, a villa stay is what you’re looking for. These 5 names will make you believe you’ve stepped into another world, one where luxury and elegance come together.

    • Rumours Sky Villa & Resort
    • Villa San Lawrenz
    • Le Petite Maison
    • Mawi Infinity Villa
    • Serenity Villa

  • Q. Which are the best tree house stays in and around Lonavala?

    Tree houses are rustic. At least, that’s how most of them are. At The Machan, however, comfort is taken to a whole other level and rustic blends with luxury. The eco-resort features tree houses up to 45 feet above ground and with unmatched views of the forest. The 100 percent off-grid resort will marvel even the pickiest traveler so if you’re eager to impressed, this is where you should head to.