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Pune, India
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Remotely located into a beautiful nature is the BRIGHTLAND RESORT AND SPA .. the hotel provides world class amenities the Orchid rooms are modern and very impressive. There is children's play area , indoor games as well as outdoor games.. Swimming pool is temperature controlled. Loved the hotel and the service.

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you so much for your time and effort to post this review and for your positive rating and feedback. Thank you for appreciating our orchid rooms, the amenities, our facilities and our services. We look forward to welcoming you soon on your next visit to...

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights at the hotel but it is a stay which will remembered by us for longtime. The hotel as picturesque view as it is situated at Kates Point and the property is very well maintained. The room was good and cleaned regularly. The game zone and swimming pool are the places to chill. The tourist spots...

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you so much for your time and effort to post this review and for your positive rating and feedback. Holidays are meant to create beautiful lasting memories and I am glad we could achieve that goal with you and your family. Thank you so much...

Raigarh, India
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The spa facility is great here. The have attached steam facility for each room. They have facility for all the Ayurvedic as well as other massages. The ambience is very good. Overall it was a great experience.

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you so much for your time and effort to post this review and for your positive rating and feedback. Prana Spa is among the oldest spa's in India and the first of its kind in Mahabaleshwar and I am glad that you enjoyed the experience...

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stayed for one night at the Brightland Resort & Spa on Valentine's Day for one night. We had a valley facing room with a balcony that had a view of the hills. Just outside our room was the renovated pool. Our room was quaint and nice, and while it was not too luxurious, it was clean...

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you for your time and effort and for your wonderful review and positive rating of our resort. Thanks you for choosing to stay with us for for the 2nd time and for choosing to spend Valentines Day at our resort, and for your faith in...

Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Marvellous! What can I say about this place .. I had my wedding in the resort and I loved every bit of it ! Mr.Vijay uncle was the best person in our journey. He sat with us for 6-7 hours to decide the food spread .. Plus he kept on adding variety on his own .. A very nice person...

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Adhiti, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you for your time and effort to post this review for the benefit of the readers. I am extremely grateful for your kind and encouraging words. Your sentiment expressed here motivates me and my team to continue providing our guests with the best services. I...

Reviewed 16 February 2017

resort and room was clean and very comfortable. Fabulous stay. Best of all was the service. I would specially like to thank the following people who went out of the way ... Mr Ruzbeh, steward Ramakant and managers of the restaurant and Bar Mr Pawan and Mr Shambunath.

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you for your time and effort to post this review and for your positive rating. Thank you for your encouraging words regarding our rooms and services. I have conveyed your appreciation of my team members to them and its words from guests such as yours...

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2017

this Brightland resort is not BRIGHT at all. I regret I believed what they showed in their website. Very poor standard, unhygienic. We didn't have choice as we paid in advance in U.K.didnt have courage to eat there. Didn't get any services they advertised. We had credit of INR 1500 which they mentioned at the time of checkout and said...

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Madam. Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you for your time and effort to post this review. While I am extremely upset and very sorry that you had a poor experience at our resort, I would like to speak to you in detail about the issues faced by you. We pride ourselves...

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Had a friends get together. Great hotel, nice clean ambient rooms, great views and landscapes,clean pools, excellent food and breakfast. There was a rock band in evening with sizzling performance. Dj here was good n co operative. A total one stop shop for freak out. Must try....

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you for your time and effort to post this review and for your excellent rating. Thank you very much for your appreciation of our location, views, food and services and for recommending our resort to the readers. We shall always strive hard to maintain our...

Pune, India
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Brightland again in January 2017. The experience was as usual...Simply Superb. They have got new wing developed. Do stay in those rooms. Very nice food and impeccable service. Overall enjoyed the stay.

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vshewakramani, Owner at Brightland Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. Thank you for your time and effort to post this review and for your top rating. Thank you for being a regular guest at Brightland. We appreciate your patronage and pledge to provide the same impeccable services everytime. Thank you for your appreciation of our newly...

Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Stayed @ Brightland Resort & Spa in April-2016. Very good property to relax and quick gateway from City`s hustle-bustle. Rooms are good spacious & with good views. Please make sure to lock balcony & doors before leaving otherwise when you`ll back, you will find unexpected guests (Monkeys) rampaging your room - ;) Food is good in taste & service also...

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Dear Sir, Warm greetings from all of us at Brightland Resort and Spa, Mahabaleshwar. We thank you for your time and effort to post this review and for your positive rating. Thank you for your appreciation of our location, our views, our rooms, the food and our service. Your comments motivate us to continue doing the good work and helps...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
BRIGHTLAND is Mahabaleshwar's finest resort with world class amenities and facilities. Located in a exclusive peaceful location on a hillside, overlooking the Krishna river valley and the Sahyadri hill ranges and surrounded by dense tropical rain forest. The view is superb and the facilities unmatched by any in Mahabaleshwar. The only small hotel in the world with 4 independent restaurants,offering Indian, Italian, Oriental, Gujrati, and Mughlai cuisines, an all glass lounge/bar overlooking the valley, Prana spa, a fully equipped fitness center, a solar heated swimming pool, tennis court, volleyball court and all major indoor games. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brightland Resort & Spa

Address: Kates Point Road, Mahabaleshwar 412806, India (Formerly Brightland Holiday Village)
Region: India > Maharashtra > Mahabaleshwar
Price Range: $142 - $583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Brightland Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
Brightland Holiday Village Mahabaleshwar
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Mahabaleshwar
#3 Luxury Hotel in Mahabaleshwar
#5 Family Hotel in Mahabaleshwar
#6 Spa Hotel in Mahabaleshwar
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“Ask for valley facing rooms near the swimming pool or towards the right corner of the property.”
caj14, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“the back rooms”
pramila2016, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“maple rooms”
, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't bother to book this hotel specially planning leisure tour with family from out of India.”
Mira135, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“be specific for garden/valley view ROOM and not the building”
advocatea30, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
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