Weekend Stays From Mumbai # 01 – Forest Village

Weekend Stays From Mumbai is a series on places to stay for a weekend away from Mumbai. It focuses on the place of stay. Details about the destination are very limited.

Note: These are NOT sponsored posts. We paid for these stays and travel 🙂

Forest Village, Khanvel

Forest Village is on the Khanvel–Jawahar road, about 4 km from the Khanvel junction. It is a quiet resort with around six units, and each unit has two self-contained rooms, a central living room, and a very spacious sit-out area. There is a nice lawn just outside the sit-out area. At a time, 12 families can stay in the resort.

Rooms are very well-designed with French windows on two sides of the room. Apart from the main bed, there is also a small low-floor bed by one of the French windows. Bathrooms are large with plenty of natural light.

Restaurant is open only to the boarders.

Good food. Great service. Very courteous and helpful staff.

Perfect for a peaceful, one-night weekend getaway. Great for a reading holiday.

Forest Village is about 130 km from Mumbai via Western Express Highway. At the Thalasari flyover, take a right turn to Khanvel.

Nearby places of Interest: Dudhani lake (the backwaters of Madhuban dam), Madhuban dam.

Alternate driving options: Take the Thalasari route while going and return via Jawahar–Kasara–Thane.

TWaC Rating: 4/5.

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

Forest Village TravelWithaCouple

 

2 Comments

  1. Dr Anjum Azaz

    Hi Bindhu, great article. I can understand your reason for not mentioning the price but would be great if you add a link or source from where price is seen. It helps us plan better. and i know they are not sponsored trips 🙂 take care, keep travelling and keep writing.

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