Majestic Court Sarovar Portico, Navi-Mumbai
Navi Mumbai Local Information
Navi Mumbai, located on the west coast of Maharashtra is the world's largest planned city. Developed in 1972 as the twin city of Mumbai, today it is a close competitor to Mumbai in every respect. With the proposed airport coming up in Panvel several companies are looking at setting up or have made their bases in Navi Mumbai. Also with major projects like Mumbai Trans Harbour Links (MTHL), Integrated Passenger Water Transport, Sion-Panvel Expressway, Seawood-Uran Commuter Rail Link and Rewas Port, demand for quality accommodation in and around the area is likely to increase substantially.
The major industries are shipping industries (Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust), chemical factories (BASF, Croda), engineering and drilling units (Shlumberger, Baker Hughes), software companies and IT Parks.
Mahape is one of the biggest industrial hubs in the Mumbai Suburbs. Millennium Business Park, a government owned IT park, is situated here. Also many IT giants like Mastek, Hexaware Technologies and Iflect, have corporate offices here. The head office of Reliance Infocom - Dhirubhai Ambani Knowledge City, Dhirubai Ambani Life Sciences, Unilever, Siemens, Hydac also have their presence in the Thane - Belapur Belt.
Places of interest
DY Patil Stadium - This international cricket stadium has facilities including 9 tennis hard courts, 4 indoor badminton courts and an Olympic sized swimming pool. A unique feature of the stadium is the cantilever roof which eliminates the need for any supports, thus providing spectators with an unobstructed view of the match from any place within the stand.
Sagar Vihar Garden - The garden faces the Thane creek offering a pleasant view and is an ideal place to spend a relaxing evening.
Pandavpada Waterfalls - These are located in Kharghar and are a popular picnic destination. The falls are especially pretty during the monsoons as the water gushes from a height.
Karnala Fort - This 12th century fort is located between Pen and Panvel. At the bottom of the fort is the bird sanctuary rich with natural habitats for 150 species of birds including the Red-vented Bulbul, Horn Bill, Owl, Ashy Rain War Blur, Paradise Fly Catcher, and Robin McPie.
Mumbai is well connected by air with all the major cities in India and other countries with all the domestic and international airlines. The Mumbai airport is approx 35 kms from the hotel.
Mumbai is well connected to the rest of the country with the Central Railway and Western Railway. The nearest railway terminus from the hotel is Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus about 39 kms and Lokmanya Terminus about 23 Kms.
Mumbai is connected to the major cities like, Pune, Ahmedabad, etc by road. The Mumbai-Pune Express highway is about 15 kms away from the hotel.