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    The Machan

    8 km Short of Aamby Valley, Lonavala, India
    011 91 76666 22426
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    1 - 5 of 928 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This was my best trip ever. Me n my wife enoyed a lot. We jus felt rejuvenated after 18yesrs of our marriage,thanks a lot for great service....we r truly obliged with all ur service n lovely supportive staff....whenever i need to sit n relax with...More

    Thank Jaydeep S
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 5 December 2017

    We just got back after spending a wonderful weekend at the Forest Machan. The experience was truly amazing and like none other. Surrounded by tree tops and blue skies, sounds of birds and crickets and the wonderful breeze, the Machan exceeded our expectations. Thanks for...More

    3  Thank 732ushak
    Response from Deepak J, General Manager at The MachanResponded 11 December 2017

    Dear 732ushak, (Great Name) It was truly a pleasure to host you folks at The Machan. We’re glad to hear that the Forest Machans were to your liking and on the whole you were able to have a ‘Picturesque and peaceful’ at The Machan. The...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We visited the Machan for 1 night in January 2018. The property is built up in the woods and has maintained the natural ambience in to-to. The reception area is also built up as a machan which makes the wonderful first impression. The warm welcome...More

    Thank Traveller_Talegaon
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    It's a eco resort without mobile/internet network and No TV. It's completely cutout from today's world. Fantastic quite place for relaxation. Their Woods open forest restaurant experience was one of the best we experienced. The Machan is in mid of wild forest. One of the...More

    Thank Rajesh A
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Best place to be on a special occasion the entry into the woods from the main road sets the mood n then the reception with a warm welcome and finally into the forest machan with a spectacular view from the upper deck just two of...More

    Thank Amitpatil7996
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • USD 159 - USD 330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Lonavala
    • #4 Spa Hotel in Lonavala
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    • Pune District >
    • Lonavala
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    Saurabh M
    30 December 2017|
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    Response from Deepak J | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Saurabh, Please note that we do not have any play area for kids. Yes we do have a daily activity for kids upto 12 year.
    Matin M
    21 December 2017|
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    Response from Deepak J | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Martin, Please note that you can stay for 2 days i.e Check In 27 Dec & Check out - 28th Dec. Please note that you would have to pay for 2 Nights Charges as Check In is 1400 Hrs & Check Out is 1100 Hrs. Please let... More
    9 December 2017|
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    Response from VH03 | Property representative |
    Yes we do. We have Gas geysers in every room.
    Room Tips
    "All rooms are wonderful. We liked the 'Jungle Machan Plus' the most."
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    "Good spacious rooms, 180 degrees view of the forest and mountains, breath taking view"
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    "All rooms are nice & different."
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    "go for jungle or sunset machan"
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