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We stayed at the Starlight room which came with its own plunge pool. Its a three-storeyed machan with two rooms two balconies and a plunge pool. The first floor overlooks the valley and its the perfect spot to see the sunset while relaxing in the...More
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
8 Thank Traveller_Talegaon
Response from Deepak J, General Manager at The MachanResponded 22 January 2018
Dear Traveller_Talegaon, ( Great Name)
Greatly appreciate you kind words about The Machan. It was our pleasure to have you with us. Rest assured we shall continuously strive to better ourselves so that guests such as yourselves have a truly “Out of the World Experience”...More
Management does not care about you or harassment by their employees. They only care about money. Period.
We had the worst experience staying at the machan. An undue inappropriate harrassment incident took place by one of their employees and guess what the machan did... they...More
Visited the machan from 24th- 26th Sept and we really liked the natural surroundings and the treetops forest machan . The rooms were delightful and the tandoor food ordered at room was also nice .
The only drawback was the service...for the price we are...More
The Machan is 1 hour after Lonavala. We went in the Rains and it was amazing. The drive was very scenic and extremely beautiful as it was fogged up completely.
We opted for the Forest Machan which is the highest Machan facing the valley directly....More
Thank Kunal M
Response from DeepakJ1019, Corporate General Manager at The MachanResponded 1 week ago
Dear Mr Kunal M,
Thank you so very much for the honest and thoughtful review. It was indeed our pleasure to host you at The Forest Machan.
We are very glad that you appreciated not only our accommodations and our staff.
As you are aware...More
An award-winning eco-resort in Lonavala. The Machan is a story of dwellings that rise above the forest floor and form a symbiotic relationship with their natural surroundings. All of its individual accommodations are …Morefloating in the air, with enchanting views and elegant rustic interiors. Its carbon footprint is minimal - with its energy generated solely through solar and wind. Located in Jambulne, one of 25 biological hotspots of the world and a mere 2.5 Drive from Mumbai (1.5 Hours from Pune), the Machan makes for an accessible weekend getaway. We invite you to take some time away from work and immerse yourself in this one of a kind experience. Reconnect with family, friends and loved ones in the comfort and privacy of this truly exclusive retreat. Less
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We have certain accommodations that can be accessed via ramps and there aren't any major steps to deal with at all. These would be the Heritage Machan and the Forest Machans. Perhaps these would be a right fit... More
We have certain accommodations that can be accessed via ramps and there aren't any major steps to deal with at all. These would be the Heritage Machan and the Forest Machans. Perhaps these would be a right fit for you.
Response from DeepakJ1019 | Property representative |
Namastey from the Machan.
We do have some Machan which do not have much of climbing & closer to the Car Parking area. These Machan are called the Forest Machan. Request you to please call up our Reservation Desk... More
Namastey from the Machan.
We do have some Machan which do not have much of climbing & closer to the Car Parking area. These Machan are called the Forest Machan. Request you to please call up our Reservation Desk & they will assist you with all your requirements.