Lonavala is that perfect getaway hill station that is close enough to the urban sprawls of Mumbai and Pune to make it easy to reach, yet far enough removed to be a calm and relaxing haven. Times Club Lonavala brings you this beautiful yet rustically charming hilly tourist spot through our newest Own Property – Times Strand Resort.
Superbly located at less than a kilometer from the town center, Times Strand Resort features 28 newly renovated, spacious rooms. Exuding a warm welcome to Times Club members, each of the rooms feature top modern amenities and come with a private balcony affording becalming views of the lush green hilly terrain. The location of Times Strand – so close to the main thoroughfare, yet secluded from the hubbub and noise – make it the destination of choice in Lonavala.
Times Strand is the perfect spot to launch many an exploration of the beautiful countryside that surrounds this hill town in the Western Ghats. A short distance away is Khandala – the twin towns connected by scenic internal roads and many amazing hiking trails. Also worth visiting are the ancient Buddhist caves of Karla, Bhaja and Bedsa, with their majestic stone columns and intricate carvings. The nearby forts of Lohaghad and Visapur pay homage to the might that was the Maratha empire.
Well connected by trains on the Mumbai-Pune route as also by road via the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, Lonavala is a great retreat for those seeking a short sojourn away from the tensions of city living. As an own property of Times Club, Times Strand Resort opens up Lonavala for our members like never before with a relaxing and invigorating stay in a beautiful locale.
While in Lonavala, it would be unforgivable to not check out the various chikki factories and treat your taste buds to the sweetness of this most delicious and healthy snack. Not to be missed is also the famous “Kokam” sherbet, an amazing health tonic that delivers great benefits for the digestive system as also the entire body.
So what are you waiting for? The serene environs of Lonavala beckon… pack your bags and get ready for that perfect holiday with Times Club Own Property – Times Strand Resort, Lonavala.