If you haven’t already left your WFH office – which almost looks like a permanent space now – you’ll definitely want to do so after browsing through this list of budget places in Mumbai where you can stay this weekend. Rarely do you have two consecutive long weekends, which effectively shortens the work week to just three days. So pack your bags and go (safe, of course).
Surrounded by nature, packed with luxury and not so heavy on the pockets, these resorts and spas are ideal for the long weekend ahead. Find out and book a relaxing stay, stat.
7 Best Budget Accommodations Near Mumbai This Long Weekend
1. SaffronStays Zen, Igatpuri
The SaffronStays Zen in Igatpuri is an ideal resort from the urban jungle among all the SaffronStays properties close to Mumbai. 33 km from Bhandardara, the 2 bedroom villa is ideal for two couples to relax and soak up the beautiful views and splendid interiors of this property. All on a budget.
2BHK villa at Rs 25,000/night
2. Anandvan Resort, Bhandardara
Anandvan Resort in Bhandardara is 100 km from town which is not too far but just enough for you to kick off this road trip playlist. Among the various living options they have to offer, a garden studio villa should be perfect for couples. If you’re going in a larger group, the more spacious villas should do the trick.
The garden studio villa can vary from Rs 5000 to Rs 8000/night
3. Aria Resort and Spa Nashik
Nashik is a 4 hour drive from Mumbai, if you go early on Friday morning you should see a mesmerizing sunrise in the hills. At Aria Resort and Spa, you will be greeted by a vibrant property, which offers endless views of greens and hills, a beautiful sunset, and poolside relaxation with the spa. The infinity pool, accessible directly from your balcony and the view of the lake, are the two main reasons to stay at this property.
Rooms at the Aria Resort and Spa start from Rs 5000/night
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4. Zostel Panchgani
Are you on an extremely tight budget? Zostel in Panchgani should support you. If you are a single traveler or even a couple, this budget accommodation near Mumbai is one of the top choices. Zostel offers lots of group activities, opportunities to connect with like-minded people. As the property is in Panchgani, the chalets offer views of the hills and lakes.
From Rs 900/night
5. White Villa, Karjat
This one is reserved for those traveling in a large group. As the name suggests, the enormous property is bathed in white and offers an almost Greek experience. The entire villa, comprising 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, with a living room and a terrace, can be booked for up to 16 people.
The entire villa can be rented for Rs 20,000/night.
6. Retreat of the Dukes, Lonavala
The Dukes Retreat in Lonavala will give you all the holiday sensations on a budget. Located closer to Khandala on the Mumbai-Pune highway, it overpass the famous Western Ghats. In addition to the luxurious rooms, you can also have your meals by the pool in a shamiana. Since this is a retreat, spas and massages are a natural asset.
Dukes Retreat rooms start at Rs 7000/night
7. Sidz Cottage, Alibaug
If you fancy a weekend getaway near Mumbai, Alibaug is the place to be. Just take a fast ferry from Gateway of India (South Mumbai), then take a local ride to your resort, aka Siza Cottage. The leafy property offers charming villas for couples as well as for larger groups.
The rate at Sidz Cottage starts at Rs 4,500/night.