Tuesday, 27 May 2014

United-21 Retreat Offers Comfortable Stays for Tourists

Lonavala is visited by numerous tourists every year, owing to its beautiful natural surroundings and a pleasant climate. This popular hill station is situated at an altitude of 625 metres in the western part of the Indian state of Maharashtra. Its name is derived from a Sanskrit word 'Lonavli', which means 'caves'. One can find many caves in this region, including Bhaja Caves, Karla Caves, and Bedsa Caves. There are many interesting places to visit in Lonavala for tourists spending their vacation or weekend in this region. Its unpolluted environs and a vast expanse of fabulous landscapes have also found favour with many couples.

This region was identified by Sir Elphistone, the Governor of Bombay Presidency, as a health resort in the year 1871. Although this hill station can be visited at any point in time throughout the year, the monsoon season would be the best time to explore its majestic waterfalls. Lakes come alive and the entire region acquires  a green cover as a result of the rainfall in Lonavala during monsoons. Numerous people from the neighbouring cities of Mumbai and Pune prefer to spend their weekends in this hill station. Bushi Dam, Lohagad Fort, Koregad Fort, Duke's Nose, Sausage Hills and Ryewood Park are some of the popular attractions in Lonavala. The resorts and hotels in Lonavala provide comfortable accommodation in the form of well-furnished rooms and suites.

Easy accessibility from the railway station as well the airport is something that tourists always prefer while booking a particular resort or hotel. United-21 Retreat is one of those resorts in Lonavala that provide easy access to the airport and railway stations in Pune and Mumbai. It also offers a comfortable stay complemented by many in-room facilities like LCD television, excellent room service and a tea-coffee maker. Multi-cuisine restaurant in this resort serves delicious local as well as other popular cuisines for the guests.