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MTDC, Matheran

Next to Dasturi Naka, Dist. Raigad, Matheran 410102, India
MTDC, Matheran
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Navi Mumbai, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The MTDC resort at Matheran is right at the entry to Matheran, Dasturi naka. It is a completely wooded property and is away from the main market and viewing points, hence secluded. To reach the market area one may walk (around 2km.), take the shuttle mini train from Aman lodge station ( this train makes 5-6 trips in a day... More 

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Pune, India
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is spread in a large area. The rooms are spacious. High roofs and thick walls. Food at the restaurant is ok. Not very bad. The hotel is just by the station. TO go to Matheran you have to take the toy train every time. If u are interested you can also walk down to the town. The walk... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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10 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This was an impromptu trip to Matheran, my husband and I drove on our two-wheeler from Mumbai. It was a first long drive for us and great fun too! This resort is just near the parking and entry into Matheran, at Dasturi Naka, close to last point for vehicle entry. Being weekday, it wasn't crowded either. We chose this resort... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

The only goods thing about this resort is its location. There was no room service provided despite being mentioned at the reception. Stairway leading to the rooms was all dug up for repairs, it was very difficult to walk down with a small kid in arms. Beware: Not to keep the door open or walk around with eatables in hand,... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Hi , Visited MTDC resort on 24/1/2015 along with family. Got to admit , the overall quality of just about everything in the room , was Top-Notch . ( Please book the Shruti Villa Suite , as we stayed there ... MTDC has many cottages over there .. not sure about the others . This review is about MTDC Shruti... More 

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mumbai
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

MTDC Matheran is located just next to the point called Dasturi Naka which is the last point for vehicles. Hence one can be here by shared or personal vehicle. The resort have a variety of rooms ranging from Rs 1500 to Rs 5000 inclusive of taxes, and the conditions of rooms are good and the resort is located right in... More 

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Hyderabad
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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Location: Advantage: Close to the Dasturi Naka Car parking. Disadvantage: 3 kms away from Matheran City and all major points to see. Toy train from the resort runs only from 9 AM to 5 PM. Hence you need to plan your trip to the Matheran city or hire horses (which are too costly, INR 300 per person one way). Food:... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

First of all, please note that if you take the Toy train from Neral Junction to Matheran to reach this place.Get off at AMAN LODGE.(name of the station). We didn't know, there was no information online so we wasted time going back and forth. Local people may even misguide so just get off at Aman lodge and from there it's... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I stayed in the economy room. The room size is small but it was clean. The location is good. The mini train stop (that takes you to matheran market area) is very close. Complimentary breakfast was icing on the cake. To sum it up its cheap and safe.

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Mumbai
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

The economy rooms are cheap enough and have proper value for money. The villas are terrible.....by no ways can you call them as villas Service is horrible....i mean what can you expect from government resort..? no mineral water....AC doesn't work properly...geyser gets tripped quite frequently besides all....far from the main matheran much better cottages are available at cheaper rates...always available....no... More 

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