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    The Machan

    8 km Short of Aamby Valley, Lonavala, India
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    • Excellent63%
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    • Average6%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “tree house” (74 reviews)
    “nature trail” (42 reviews)
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    Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

    We stayed there for a night in month of May. Place and concept is very good. You would feel close to nature. All machan are built exquisitely, very specious and offer good view. Food quality is also decent. In my view they need to improve...More

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    Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

    This place is definitely must go place. The forest Machan are beautifully appointed and well maintained. This place would be better enjoyed during monsoon and winters. The food is extremely delicious and keeps you craving for more. The view from the machans is fabulous. The...More

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    Reviewed 17 May 2016

    One of the best trip we did after our daughter was born last year. The staff were very professional, and cordial, that they also made food for my daughter! We stayed at Cabin/Woods. It was simply amazing to enjoy nature at the lap of Western...More

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    Response from VH03, Manager at The Machan

    Dear Mr. Pal, A true pleasure to host you in our Cabin in the Woods at The Machan. We are so glad the entire family, including the little one, were able to take the time to escape to The Machan and just bond. We do...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

    One of best resorts we have ever been to. !. No other words. Rooms are spacious. ..complete privacy and no distraction of tv and cellphone. One caution though, being Eco resort they don't have ac in room so it can get really hot in month...More

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    Reviewed 15 May 2016

    Forest Machaan are big and tall but canopy ones also tempting. It is a good place to relax yourself. Quite scary in night but that's something expected.I feel its in initial phase and would offer much better service in future after going through constructive feedback...More

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    Picaddle - The Luxury Boutique Resort by Meritas
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    • Free Parking
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$129 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Lonavala
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Lonavala
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    Benaifer M
    I would like to know the quality of the roads leading to Madhan as my husband has a slip disc problem.
    14 April 2017|
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    Response from VH03 | Property representative |
    Road conditions this time of the year are good. Great road up till 900 m from the resort. For the last 900m they are in the process of resurfacing so it's still in pretty good condition.
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    Rishi P
    is it safe for a pregnant women to stay here..! if yes do we need to get some precautionary stuffs with us.. and secondary is there a swimming pool there!?
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from VH03 | Property representative |
    Dear Rishi, We do not have a swimming pool at this point in time. As far as pregnancy goes it would depend on how far along your wife is and how active she is. If she is well balanced and energetic like my wife was during... More
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    dyan1017
    Do we need to worry about insect bites? Also, I am a "Machan." It is my last name. In what language does Machan mean a tree chair? What is your definition of a "Machan?" I am excited to come later this year. Dyan Machan
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from Subalakshmi R | Reviewed this property |
    You dont particularly need to worry about insect bites, we visited during december and didnt particularly encounter any problem. However they do offer a booklet which helps you deal with certain probable situations which... More
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    "Each room is different with a different view!!"
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    "eco tourism and stay amidst rich nature, each cottage is unique and diffrentiated"
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