About the hotel
The Verandah in the Forest, Matheran is the most unique heritage property built in the 19th century. The old style bunglow is in close proximity to many popular tourist spots. Guests will be delighted to see the wonderful ambiance of the property right in the middle of the forest.
The Verandah in the Forest enjoys close proximity to the serene Charlotte Lake. The most stunning views of the sunrise and sunset can be seen from Porcupine Point, Echo Point, Monkey Point, Panorama Point, and Heart Point. Central bazaar market which is easily accessible from the property has a wide variety of leather goods, hats and footwear shops. The very ambrosial sweet 'chikki' which is a prime attraction in Matheran should not be missed during the visit. For the adventure lovers, there are multiple trekking routes to Matheran, the most famous being the one through the Garbert Plateau.
Distance from Neral railway station: 12 km (Approx.)
Distance from Mumbai Airport: 91 km (Approx.)
Distance from Pune Airport: 132 km (Approx.)
The restaurant serves Indian cuisine with a few Continental or Oriental dishes. Italian and Chinese food is also available. There is a shop in the hotel offering merchandise ranging from table linen, fashion wear and accessories, candles, pottery, silver plate and porcelain, tableware, flatware, tea sets, candle stands, trays and many more.
The rooms reflect old world charm and feature antique furniture, four poster beds and attached bathrooms. Color television is also available in each room.