We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Brightlands Resort

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Matheran
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Brightlands Resort
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

82 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
There are newer reviews for Brightlands Resort
See the most recent reviews
Showing 82: English reviews
Mumbai
Reviewed 14 November 2012

Brightland resort is located just 10 mins walk from the market area. Most of the points to visit are nearby. The staff at the resort is extremely wonderful and attend to your needs immediately. Booking with cleartrip made it more easy since I spent 2 mins at the reception and next moment were in our rooms. The quality of the...

Review collected in partnership with Cleartrip
 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Prasad J
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We were in group of 25 families it was a corporate & small family function ..we selected this resort because it was our 9 th visit at this resort & we make sure every time we visit matheran we visit @ Brightlands resorts only..good food, good entertainment & good service. best choice of veg & non veg & JAIN food..Lovely...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank rajm710
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 30 October 2012

Brightlands is just a few meters away from the Railway station n the market.where you can relax n Njoy your real memorable Matheran trip....!!!! Calm a quit place with good food, good service...iIf i go Matheran again ,sure i will stay there n even i suggest my friends to choose Brightlands Resort where u can enjoy.

Review collected in partnership with Cleartrip
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ronald2464
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 15 October 2012 via mobile

This resort is truely a mini Matheran in itself.The view is awesome & scenic.It would leave u spellbound if u are there in right season.Luckily we were there in early october and it was raining. The resort is full of activities for whole family & couples. The services are good & there is variety in food.But good things comes with...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank hksingh123
Pune, India
Reviewed 22 September 2012

Arrived in pieces having just fallen off our motorcycle. Hotel provided medical first aid kits to patch ourselves up, lots of scotch in the comfortable bar, arranged transport for medical attention, etc. Wonderful...staff were caring and very helpful. Food was good with great choice (buffet style), especially breakfast...good choice of Indian and Continental. Rooms are basic and the bathrooms are...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Debbie C
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 29 August 2012

I was with my family on 18th aug long weekend…first of all I was little hesitate to visit this resorts after reading the reviews ..guys believe me I had really great time with my family.. food was superb both veg & non veg both i am non veg & my is pure veg we njoy the food like any thing..good...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank kirtinkirti
Pune, India
Reviewed 30 May 2012

its most shocking because we had our 2 dinners with street dogs around out tables...and the surprising part is nobody from the hotel was ready to look seriously in this matter...how can you go to the tandoor chicken counter when dogs are wondering around the same....even the rooms were also not up to the mark....uncleaned dinning hall.....ignore if some body...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank pmgokhale
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Brightlands resorts is a fun filled resort, there is not a single dull moment there.Had a cool dip in the swimming pool just layzing around and relaxing. I have visited matheran many a times before but this year it was a memorable visit. The food is delicious as they have all types of variety that can keep our taste buds...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank AshokGupta
Mumbai, India
Reviewed 24 May 2012

I have been going to this resort for last 16-17 years. Over the years, I enjoyed staying at this place with family and friends, almost making annual visits. The hotel has not been maintained the way once it was, especially toilets in the rooms. Family rooms are plenty and large to accomodate 3-4 member families and we have had good...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Milanbhise
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 6 May 2012

Brightland Resorts, Matheran is a very expensive resort for the quality of both its boarding and lodging. We checked it recently for a three days family package for a cost of nearly Rs. 20,000/- We have been going to Matheran every year for the last 15 years and have stayed at several different resorts and hotels. We had stayed at...

 Report
Helpful?
5Thank Traveller903
BrightlandsMatheran, Manager at Brightlands Resort, responded to this review

We have gone through our records and have no records of this visitor having visited our resort, the details given in by this visitor seems from a competitor and is very unlikely and to misguide other travelers and defame our resort. Our resort is rather a one up resort in line with the other hotels in matheran. The food quality...

76 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (37)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (15)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (8)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (39)
Viewed
Room/Suite (7)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (20)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Matheran
0.5 km away
Neemrana's - Verandah in the Forest
16.3 km away
Hotel Panvel Palace
Hotel Panvel Palace
#152 of 441 in Mumbai (Bombay)
14 reviews
26.3 km away
Upper Deck Resort Pvt. Ltd.
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Adamo The Resort
Adamo The Resort
#3 of 20 in Matheran
291 reviews
0.7 km away
The Byke Heritage - Matheran
0.0 km away
Premdeep Hotel
Premdeep Hotel
#5 of 24 in Matheran
40 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Brightlands Resort

Address: Maulana Azad Road,, Matheran 410102, India
Region: India > Maharashtra > Matheran
Price Range: €14 - €212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brightlands Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 52
Also Known As:
Brightlands Hotel Matheran
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Brightlands Resort staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Brightlands Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“near the main gate”
 of 5 bubbles sujatapant, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Better off sleeping at the train station.”
 of 5 bubbles magnarok, 8 Dec 2014 | Read review
“take rooms on the far end of the hotel. and rooms on first floor can get noisy with monkeys jumping on roofs :)”
  • Pool with a bar (right side of photo)
 of 5 bubbles malaylakhani, 3 May 2013 | Read review
“Dont Book without actually seeing the place...i m not sayin its bad...i had an awesome time over there but since i had booked online things happened differently....i had booked a duplex room but it was not upto the mark as said by the booking agent of their sales office respectively and i thot of walking out frm the hotel but then couldn't walk out as i had alrdy paid half amount in advance...so had to take another room which the staff politely adjusted wit it n gave a pretty decent room instead of tht...food is also nice u get both veg n non veg(which is vry difficult to get in matheran)...its slightly far frm the main market but its a nice resort...not tht expensive as compared to the ones which r centrally located in the market...i wil advise to book it by confirming the proper details of the room....as the sales agent wil always tell u nice thngs only but in actual it wil b different....next time wil surely b here only bcoz of the friendly staff,food and the service...”
 of 5 bubbles zaid_memon, 21 Apr 2013 | Read review
“rooms near pool facing...”
 of 5 bubbles Mehtabrotherss, 5 Apr 2013 | Read review
5 of 5