Tropical Paradise: This Palace-Like Resort Is Only An Hour Away From Mumbai


    'Tis the season to step out and explore. While some of us would love a far-flung destination, some of us are also very happy with quick options around the city, to just get away from all things chaotic. Fortunately, there’s a getaway that’s sure to provide you the peace and quietude you yearn for.

    Escape to the outskirts of the city and revel in the natural elegance and luxury of Aayush Resort, Panvel.

    What Makes It Awesome

    Located on the Mumbai-Pune highway, this resort is spread over 35 acres and gives you the perfect chance to let go of all the hustle and bustle the city’s expected you to cope with. It’s close to the Karnala Bird Sanctuary so you get to witness migratory birds in the region. Not just that, since it’s surrounded by so much of greenery, it’s the perfect place for you to reboot.

    The place is unique – it offers you recreation and also facilities to focus on your health, with a fitness track, park, a swimming pool, indoor and outdoor games and even a huge lawn area.

    Amenities: From comfortable lodging to yoga and meditation facilities, here’s what’s on offer: dance floor and a library, swimming pool, fitness track, lawns, indoor/outdoor games, park, gym, beauty parlour, treetop cottages and three restaurants. Quite a pick and value for money!

    Types Of Rooms: Mini Royal Cottage, Executive Room, Deluxe Room.

    Packages: INR 3,500 and upwards (per person; inclusive of three-course meals)


    Aayush Resort is a great spot for corporate meetings or even offsites, with conference rooms and communication facilities for all types of meetings. They even host weddings with an air-conditioned hall and provision for accommodation (110 rooms). 

    Apart from this, you can also visit the resort for a one-day picnic too where they serve you breakfast, lunch and tea and you can avail all the facilities. The cost for this is INR 1,050 per person.