Everyone dreams of a Lazy monsoon, don’t they? The sun is beating down on the relaxed grass, and you are lazing around in the pool or simply basking in true nature’s beauty. But if you have been stuck in the concrete jungle for work, it’s time to head out and experience the lush greenery covering the hills. Monsoon is a magical time to visit places near Mumbai with so many fantastic weekend getaways, now is the ideal time to go on a relaxing vacation.
Clueless, where to go? Here’s our pick of amazing places with spectacular views, the best of luxury, and comfort, a perfect getaway to refresh your mind.
This resort, in the Sahyadri mountain range of the Western Ghats, is the perfect spot to relax and pamper yourself with various holistic spa services. To help you feel renewed, rejuvenated, and rebalanced, this health retreat emphasizes detoxing, slowing down, lifestyle and dietary changes, and physically challenging hikes. You can also enjoy the rain from your luxury villa.
Location: Pawana Nagar, Taluka Maval, Shilim, Maharashtra
The four Chandralok Villas each include a private pool, four luxurious bedrooms, and elegant architecture and antique furnishings. The elegance is enhanced by beautifully tiled floors and an abundance of wall art. The Instagram-worthy pool view room with a floor bed is ideal for fun. All the guests can enjoy one of nature’s most gifted places through some quiet solitude in one of the villas, which blends modern amenities with an aesthetic inspired by nature.
Location: Lonavla, Maharashtra
Forest Hills is a fantastic place to take a vacation and enjoy the monsoon because it is situated in what appears to be an artistic scene of lush greenery and peaceful lakes and rivers. The boutique property offers a variety of accommodation options, including villas made of containers, tent homes, glass houses, tree houses, mud huts, and campgrounds. In addition, you can indulge in fine dining prepared with seasonal local ingredients, hike to the Kuda caves, or pamper yourself with one of the many spa services available.
Location: District-Raigad, Tala, Maharashtra
Paashaan Villa is a stunning cliff residence in Khopoli that has been featured on the Netflix series The World’s Most Extraordinary Homes. It has an open-to-sky courtyard, a heated infinity pool, and spa-like bathrooms. Four bedrooms in this wheelchair-accessible property have ensuite bathrooms, large bay windows, and beautiful views.
Location: Paashaan Village Chincholi Gohe, Khopoli, Maharashtra
Beautiful 2-bedroom villa with a view of the Panchgani valley, Verandah by the Valley is conveniently located between Mumbai and Pune. You’ll find yourself staying here for hours, just taking in the peace and fresh air as you enjoy a freshly prepared cup of coffee, a leisurely morning spent watching the sun and the clouds come up from the verandah, and a spectacular view of Panchgani valley rolling below you during monsoon.
Location: Panchgani, Maharashtra
Why waste time traveling when you can stay close to the city and experience the beauty of the rains while being away from Mumbai’s hustle and bustle.