Located in the Satara District in the Western Ghats range of Maharashtra, Mahabaleshwar is a beautiful hill station 4,500 sq feet above sea level, enveloped amidst lush green hills, strawberry farms and panoramic valleys. It lies on a 150-sq.kms. plateau. The hill station is located at a distance of about 120 kms southwest of Pune and 240 kms from Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai and 200 kms from Kholapur City. The nearest railway station is Satara at a distance of 60 kms.
Historically, while the region is said to have been discovered by the British, who developed this place as a health resort. Sir Charles Malet, was the first to visit the place. It was the erstwhile summer capital of the then old Bombay Presidency under the British.
Mahabaleshwar is a popular holiday spot and an important pilgrimage site. It is known not only for its beauty of verdant green hills, strawberry farms and stunning valleys, but also for its historical and religious significance, especially the Mahabaleshwar Temple.
About the Resort
Hotel Anarkali in Mahabaleshwar is a heritage hotel with facilities that can be compared to the best names in the industry. It is reckoned among the luxury hotels in Mahabaleshwar. The old style colonial architecture makes guests feel at home. The hotel caters to the needs of the leisure as well as the business travellers.
Centrally located in a posh area of the hill station, this hotel takes pride in its lavish accommodations packed with a number of modern comforts, unparalleled facilities and efficient and friendly staff. The hotel is elegantly designed and each room is well-equipped with modern facilities. The Hotel has been in operation since 1971 and has built a strong reputation and goodwill.
Hotel Anarkali in Mahabaleshwar offers exclusive dining facilities for gourmet vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian cuisines. The exquisitely appointed on-site restaurant of this hotel boasts of very clean ambience and serves a sumptuous menu with ample variety to suit all tastes. The restaurant, overlooking the poolside, serves excellent quality food and a wide variety of delicacies from Chinese, Moghlai and Indian cuisines.