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The Machan

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
Multilingual Staff
Spa
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There were rats in the bed. On informing the front desk about it they did nothing about it. Also were had taken an addon of anniversary pack , which was intially denied to us but after much argument they agreed, but was not satisfied with...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

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

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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

Reviewed 1 week ago

Traveled with my family and this place is a hidden treasure. For its location, this is indeed a luxury accommodation & managed well. The service is friendly & plenty of activities to embrace the nature. The Spa experience was the highlight of my trip. Plenty...More

Thank AkshaySawant
Response from Deepak J, Corporate General Manager at The MachanResponded 6 days ago

Dear Mr Akshay Sawant, It was truly a pleasure to host you folks at The Machan. We’re glad to hear that the Forest Machan & Greatly appreciate your kind words about The Machan - as rightly said Amazingly Beautiful. It was our pleasure to have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked a 2-night stay with all meals included for the Jungle Machan Plus. The Room - Jungle Machan Plus Spacious and comfortable with an additional bedroom on the loft. Both levels have ensuite bathrooms. The lower level has an outdoor shower and tub....More

Thank vidhis20
Response from Deepak J, Corporate General Manager at The MachanResponded 6 days ago

Dear Vidhis20, It was a pleasure hosting you and your family. We're very pleased to hear that our unique Machans were to your liking and you found us to be a quite, beautiful and a wonderful escape from the city; we're humbled with words -...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

#Travelinindia #Themachaan Being hearing about this place for years and finally got a chance to spend few days in 'The Machaan' at Lonawala. It's a 25 acres property with 25 villas of six types. We stayed in 'Forest Machaan' which is around 60 feet above...More

Thank Romesh S
Response from Deepak J, Corporate General Manager at The MachanResponded 6 days ago

Dear Mr Romesh, Thank you so very much for keeping us on your “go to list” and we’re glad you folks could step away from work an enjoy your entire trip this time around. Elated that you had the opportunity to explore our Forest Machans...More

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Amenities
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
Details
Price range
US$ 144 - US$ 367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Lonavala
#5 Spa Hotel in Lonavala
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 144 - US$ 367 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Lonavala
#5 Spa Hotel in Lonavala
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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nitsha1215
1 May 2018|
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Response from naina-meattle | Reviewed this property |
Its definitely going to be hot and not as green. I would suggest going during the monsoon!
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vitrag24
12 April 2018|
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Response from VH03 | Property representative |
May end is the hottest time of year and day time highs will be in the mid 30's that is to say IF we don't get our scheduled pre-monsoon showers then the weather is Wonderful. and in the mid-high 20's. We are also just... More
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Shilpa K
7 April 2018|
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Response from VH03 | Property representative |
Yes we have just worked out a system to net meter and with our expanded solar system we are now Air Conditioned.
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