Top 10 Best Resorts
in Lonavala for Family

I want to talk to you about something really important today. It’s about a word. Something that we utter every single day, but still do not fully realize the weight it carries. I want to talk to you about… the ‘F’ word – Family.

Our daily lives are so jam-packed with meetings, work, traveling, surviving, and the works, that we get little to no time to spend with the family. When you do get some time on the weekends, time flies by at the speed of light, and before you know it, you’re back at work starring in your personal adaptation of The Curious Case of The Vanishing Weekend.

Top 10 Best Resorts in Lonavala for Family
Top 10 Best Resorts in Lonavala for Family

Utmost care has to be taken to plan a family outing during the weekend. Your getaway cannot be located too far since the travel will take up most of your day and leave you weary. It cannot be too close either; otherwise, what’s the point of a getaway? Like the Goldilocks Enigma, your family getaway has to be located just right, like the porridge in the fairy tale.

Well, it just so happens, the picturesque hill station of Lonavala comes wrapped and delivered for the people of Mumbai and Pune. Being a hill station comes with its own perks. An abundance of nature, countless waterfalls, myriad varieties of flora and fauna and the gentle embrace of mist are what you can expect as a welcome to this popular weekend getaway. The tourism sector in Lonavala has progressed by leaps and bounds, such that there countless resorts to choose from for a perfect family getaway. Well, you don’t have to spend hours debating which resort is the perfect fit for you and your family. We have compiled a list of the top 10 resorts in Lonavala for Family for the perfect getaway. So without further ado, I bring to you –

Choose from the best 10 resorts in Lonavala for a family in 2020

The Machan, Lonavala

What better way to spend a couple’s weekend than in a treehouse nestled in one of the top 10 biodiversity hotspots in the world? The Machan is, in essence, a forest resort. That is, the resort provides accommodation in a variety of treehouses, each with their individual styles and breathtaking views to offer.
The treehouse resort beautifully blends into its surroundings of the forest and most of their Machans are set on iron stilts to have the least possible impact on the bustling forest. In the winters, couples can opt for a candlelight dinner under the starlit sky and also enjoy a relaxing couple’s massage in their in-house spa. (PS, the spa comes highly recommended) Their most luxurious offering – the Starlight Machan – also comes with a private plunge pool and a retractable roof to indulge in a little stargazing with your significant other. The Starlight Machan and the breathtaking views on offer, coupled with an aesthetic that is simply unmatched means that The Machan clocks in at #1 on our list of the Top 10 Resorts in Lonavala for Couples.

  • RESTAURANT
  • BUSINESS CENTER
  • SPA
  • YOGA
  • NATURE TRAIL
  • FAMILY-FRIENDLY
  • COUPLE-FRIENDLY
  • PAID WI-FI


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Rs. 11,000

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Della Resorts & Villas

Who says that a couple’s weekend should be strictly about enjoying a peaceful time with your loved one? Della Resorts is here to pump some adventure into your couple’s weekend!
With attractions like India’s Longest Flying Fox, ATV rides, paintball, and myriad other adventure activities, Della is easily one of the most exciting options on this list. Della also houses a number of villas (46 to be precise) so you can enjoy an adventure and then relax in your lavish villa at the end of the day.

  • RESTAURANT
  • BAR
  • GYM
  • OUTDOOR SPORTS
  • WATER SPORTS
  • SWIMMING POOL
  • BIKE RENTALS
  • CONFERENCE ROOM
  • BANQUET
  • INDOOR GAMES
  • PET-FRIENDLY
  • FAMILY-FRIENDLY

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Rs. 12,000

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Amanzi Resort, Lonavala

Easily one of the most picturesque offerings when it comes to resorts in Lonavala, Amanzi is a beautiful luxury resort located near Pawna Dam.
The very location of the resort is such that it opens out to a view of the shimmering waters of the Pawna Lake. Featuring garden villas and Swiss chalets, each villa in the resort is beautifully designed and surrounded by greenery on all sides. The crowning jewel, however, definitely has to be the view it offers. Thanks to its location, Amanzi is among the best resorts for couples in Lonavala.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • RESTAURANT
  • SPA
  • INDOOR GAMES
  • INFINITY POOL
  • COUPLE-FRIENDLY
  • FAMILY-FRIENDLY

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Rs. 15,573

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Vacation Villas by PrimaEscapes

As short as vacations are, you want to have as much downtime with your family as possible to enjoy the destination to its fullest. So, instead of a resort, why not book one of the lavish villas at PrimaEscapes? PrimaEscapes is a boutique villa rental service that rents out vacation villas along with a full stack of services like F&B, spa, and also personalized yoga sessions for a complete detox from the hustle and bustle of the city. A majority of the villas they have on offer are located in Lonavala, and as such, offer breathtaking views of the scenic beauty around each villa.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • ON-SITE BUTLER
  • SPA
  • MEALS

Rs. 12,000

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Rhythm Lonavala

A 5-star resort with an Asian-Colonial architectural style, located just off the Old Mumbai-Pune Highway. Do I have your attention already? Rhythm Lonavala is a relatively new resort that is, quite simply, a picture of elegance.
With a number of amenities on offer and leisure sports like mini-golf and croquet to indulge in, Rhythm Lonavala comes in at #5 on our list of the Top 10 Resorts for Couples in Lonavala.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • RESTAURANT
  • BAR
  • SPA
  • GYM
  • CONFERENCE ROOM
  • BUSINESS CENTER
  • BANQUET
  • OUTDOOR SPORTS
  • LIBRARY

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Rs. 7,099

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Upper Deck Resort

A resort situated on the highest peak of Lonavala is bound to guarantee breathtaking views and Upper Deck does not falter in this guarantee. The expansive resort overlooks the historic Rajmachi Fort and also the Valvan Reservoir, therefore ensuring a pristine getaway in the middle of nature. The resort also features sprawling lawns and an aesthetically designed pool for a relaxing vacation. What’s more, a number of tourist attractions are located in close proximity to the resort, so sightseeing should not pose an issue while staying at the Upper Deck Resort in Lonavala.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • RESTAURANT
  • BAR
  • WI-FI
  • SPA
  • CONFERENCE ROOM
  • BUSINESS CENTER
  • FAMILY-FRIENDLY


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Rs. 7,349

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Fariyas Resort

Located in the beautiful Frichley Hills area in a location that is most suitable for sightseeing, the Fariyas Resort is among the most conveniently located resorts on this list. Its USP? The resort features an outdoor water theme park as well as an indoor pool, so you can have the best of both worlds while enjoying a couple’s getaway.

  • WATER PARK
  • INDOOR POOL
  • SWIM-UP BAR
  • GYMNASIUM
  • CONFERENCE ROOM


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Rs. 11,667

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Dukes Retreat, Khandala

When it comes to aesthetic appeal, the Duke’s Retreat in Khandala scored big. With its pretty little cottages, a huge deck that offers a view of the valley and a café by the bar, the Duke’s Retreat is an extremely well thought out resort that catches your eye as soon as you step foot on the property. The resort is also easily accessible by road and rail, which is always a big plus, just like the flag of Switzerland.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • RESTAURANT
  • BAR
  • SPA
  • GYM
  • CONFERENCE ROOM
  • BANQUET
  • FAMILY-FRIENDLY
  • WI-FI


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Rs. 7,699

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Treasure Island Resort

While this particular resort may not be as lavish as the other ones on this list, the Treasure Island Resort comes to life at night. The resort is spread over a vast expanse of land and some of the villas are also located on the lagoon front. With a huge outdoor pool and a number of villas located poolside, Treasure Island promises to be a fun getaway for you and your family.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • RESTAURANT
  • BAR
  • SPA
  • GYM
  • CONFERENCE ROOM
  • BANQUET
  • FAMILY-FRIENDLY
  • WI-FI


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Rs. 2,500

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Picaddle Resort by Meritas

This luxurious offering from the Meritas group is a treat to look at. A total of 65 rooms distributed over three categories – Suite, Executive, and Deluxe means that you have a variety of rooms to choose from. Moreover, Picaddle is located in the heart of Lonavala, which means that tourist attractions like Tiger Point, Karla & Bhaja Caves and Bushi Dam are easily accessible from this luxurious resort.

  • SWIMMING POOL
  • RESTAURANT
  • BAR
  • GYM
  • WI-FI
  • CONFERENCE ROOM
  • BUSINESS SERVICE


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Rs. 7,646

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the best family resorts near Della Adventure Park?

Dukes Retreat, The Machan, Villa San Lawrenz, Meritas Picadelle Resort, Upper Deck, The Lagoona and Fariyas Resort are resorts near Della Adventure Park.

What are the best family resorts in Lonavala?

Dukes Retreat, The Machan, Villa San Lawrenz, Meritas Picadelle Resort, Upper Deck, The Lagoona, Fariyas Resort and Della Adventure and Resort are family resorts in Lonavala.

Which is a good, budget-friendly resort in Lonavala?

Indralok Inn, 0.5 Km from the railway station, Mon Repos, 0.6 Km from the railway station, Sunrise Hill Resort, 1.5 Km from the railway station, Ferreira Resort, 1.0 Km from the railway station are some budget friendly hotels in Lonavala.

Which is a good resort with pool in Lonavala for 10 people?

Lonavala Resorts with a great pool include Della Resorts, Dukes Resort, Upper Deck, Novotel Imagica, and Fariyas Resort amongst others.